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Summer Quotes – The Best Sayings About Sunshine And Summertime

Summer Quotes – 40 Sayings About Sun, Sunshine And Summertime

Are you looking for inspirational summer quotes and sayings about the warm summer season? Then you've come to the right place! Summer is the season that most people eagerly await. The sun comes out, the days get longer, the air warmer, the wildlife more active, the skies clearer and the mood simply better!

I would now like to give you a collection of my favorite short quotes and words of wisdom for summertime. Just let them get you in the mood for sunny summer days. Let's go!

My please: Keep in mind that many of the quotes about summer have been translated into English from other languages. I cannot guarantee that it is the original quote in each case. Therefore, double check them before you share them. If you like and share any of the quotes in the internet, please link this elaborately created collection. Thank you for your support!

40 quotes about summer and the sun

Whether early summer, midsummer or late summer, whether June, July, August or September, whether summer vacation, summer party or summer vacation - every single phase of our summer is so unique that we often miss it very much in all other seasons.

I personally For example, I look forward to it every year anewrowing out on a surfboard, soaking up the sun in a hammock, reading a current Book to read, barbecue with friends in the garden or just smell the summer evening air.

With the following summer quotes, I would now like to share a few Summer vibes swing. Let them get you in the mood for the hottest and most active season of the year.

Summer quotes 1 - 10

  1. "Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air." (Ralph Waldo Emerson)
  2. "Laughter is a sunbeam of the soul." (Thomas Mann)
  3. "Summer is the time when it is too hot to do the job that it was too cold to do last winter." (Mark Twain)
  4. "People with a sunny character find it much easier to jump over their own shadows." (Ernst Ferstl)
  5. "Summer's lease hath all too short a date." (William Shakespeare)
  6. "Even the darkest night will end and the sun will rise." (Victor Hugo)
  7. "Work that is recognized does not deserve to be called work, it is fun, joy and embodies the lightness of a summer breeze." (Günter Seipp)
  8. "A perfect summer day is when the sun is shining, the breeze is blowing, the birds are singing, and the lawn mower is broken." (James Dent)
  9. "In the depth of winter, I finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer." (Albert Camus)
  10. "I love how summer just wraps its arms around you like a warm blanket." (Kellie Elmore)

Summer quotes 11 - 20

  1. "Summer afternoon, summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language." (Henry James)
  2. "One must maintain a little bit of summer, even in the middle of winter." (Henry David Thoreau)
  3. "Nothing in the world is as contagious as laughter and good humor." (Charles Dickens)
  4. "The summer night is like a perfection of thought." (Wallace Stevens)
  5. "In every person there is a sun. Just let them shine." (Socrates)
  6. "There shall be eternal summer in the grateful heart." (Celia Thaxter)
  7. "What would it be like to live in a world where it is always June?" (L.M. Montgomery)
  8. "When the sun is shining I can do anything; no mountain is too high, no trouble too difficult to overcome." (Wilma Rudolph)
  9. "Summer bachelors like summer breezes, are never as cool as they pretend to be." (Nora Ephron)
  10. "Take only memories, leave only footprints." (Chief Seattle)

Tip: Incidentally, the latter quote is also one of the most popular Travel quotes. There are many more sayings behind the link that are perfect for summertime. Have a look there too.

Summer quotes 21 - 30

  1. "Summer turns man into a dreamer." (Paul Keller)
  2. If it could only be like this always – always summer, always alone, the fruit always ripe and Aloysius in a good temper..." (Evelyn Waugh)
  3. "Rejoice! Be joyful! The purpose of life is joy. You should feel joyful for the sky, sun, grass, trees, animals and the people you meet." (Leo Tolstoy)
  4. "And the summer seems to dream on forever." (Elisabeth von Arnim)
  5. "Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see a shadow." (Helen Keller)
  6. "Deep summer is when laziness finds respectability." (Sam Keen)
  7. "The joy and the smile are the summer of life." (Jean Paul)
  8. "Some roosters believe that the sun rises because of them."(Theodor Fontane)
  9. "Do what we can, summer will have its flies." (Ralph Waldo Emerson)
  10. "Like a welcome summer rain, humor may suddenly cleanse and cool the earth, the air and you." (Langston Hughes)

Tip: I have also compiled inspiring collections for all other seasons. So feel free to also take a look at the Spring Quotes, Autumn Quotes and Winter Quotes.

"Deep summer is when laziness finds respectability." (Quote from Sam Keen)

Summer quotes 31 - 40

  1. "A life without love is like a year without summer." (Swedish proverb)
  2. "The audience applauds firework, but not sunrise!" (Friedrich Hebbel)
  3. "August rain: the best of the summer gone, and the new fall not yet born. The odd uneven time." (Sylvia Plath)
  4. "To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides." (David Viscott)
  5. "In summer, the song sings itself." (William Carlos Williams)
  6. "Cause a little bit of summer is what the whole year is about." (John Mayer)
  7. "The sun illuminates only the eye of the man, but shines into the eye and the heart of the child." (Ralph Waldo Emerson)
  8. "Some of the best memories are made in flip-flops." (Kellie Elmore)
  9. "He who enjoys the sun in summer carries it in his heart in winter." (Rainer Haak)
  10. "And all at once, summer collapsed into fall." (Oscar Wilde)

Can you think of any other summer sayings that haven't appeared here yet? Then let us know your suggestions in the comments!

Frequently asked questions about summer

What is special about summer?

The sun's rays and the summer warmth have a mood-lifting effect and stand for Joie de vivre. For example, it rains less often and you don't have to wear as much clothing. You can also pick fresh fruit and vegetables from the garden. And last but not least, you can jump into lakes and rivers, lie on the beach and enjoy your summer vacation in the sun.

When does summer begin and when does it end?

The calendrical summer begins on June 21 and ends on September 21 of each year. The meteorological summer begins on June 1 and ends on August 31.

What is the sun in a nutshell?

The sun is the Center of the solar system and the star that is closest to our planet. It is the giver of life because its radiation supplies the earth with heat - it provides light, warms the soil, the oceans and the atmosphere and controls the earth's climate.

Use the best summertime quotes and sayings as a source of inspiration!

Now you have some inspiring sayings to get you and others in the mood for the beautiful summer season or to sweeten it up! Enjoy the high temperatures, the sun's rays, an ice cream or two and the cooling water in the sea.

Finally, I would like to further blog posts that are perfect for the hot season and the sunshine:

Do you have any questions, suggestions or other sayings about the sun and summer? Then I look forward to your comment!

Stay inspired,

Christoph from CareElite - Plastic-free living

PS: Spring and summer are also the gardening seasons. How you can Design your garden as sustainably as possibleyou can now find out in the linked blog post.

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Christoph Schulz

Christoph Schulz

I'm Christoph, an environmental scientist and author - and here at CareElite I'm campaigning against plastic waste in the environment, climate change and all the other major environmental problems of our time. Together with other environmentally conscious bloggers, I want to give you tips & tricks for a naturally healthy, sustainable life as well as your personal development.

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