Spring Quotes

"If I had my life to live over, I would start barefoot earlier in the spring and stay that way later in the fall."
- Nadine Stair

"If we could see the miracle of a single flower clearly, our whole life would change."
- Buddha

"The day the Lord created hope was probably the same day He created Spring."
- Bernard Williams

"With the coming of spring, I am calm again."
- Gustav Mahler

"April hath put a spirit of youth in everything."
- William Shakespeare

"A little madness in the Spring
Is wholesome even for the King."
- Emily Dickinson

"It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind blows cold: when it is summer in the light, and winter in the shade."
- Charles Dickens, "Great Expectations"

"Everything is blooming most recklessly; if it were voices instead of colors, there would be an unbelievable shrieking into the heart of the night."
- Rainer Maria Rilke, "Letters of Rainer Maria Rilke"

"Behold, my friends, the spring is come; the earth has gladly received the embraces of the sun, and we shall soon see the results of their love."
- Sitting Bull

"You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep the Spring from coming."
- Pablo Neruda

"The beautiful spring came; and when Nature resumes her loveliness, the human soul is apt to revive also."
- Harriet Ann Jacobs

"Spring is when you feel like whistling even with a shoe full of slush."
- Doug Larson

"The spring wakes us, nurtures us and revitalizes us. How often does your spring come? If you are a prisoner of the calendar, it comes once a year. If you are creating authentic power, it comes frequently, or very frequently."
- Gary Zukav

" If people did not love one another, I really don't see what use there would be in having any spring."
- Victor Hugo

 

 



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