Summer Quotes

Summer Quotes
“Late nights, bikinis, short shorts, flip flops, sunglasses, sunshine, loud music, pool parties, no makeup, the list goes on Summer”


“One must maintain a little bittle of summer, even in the middle of winter.”

-Henry David Thoreau

“And so with the sunshine and the great bursts of leaves growing on the trees, just as things grow in fast movies, I had that familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer.”

-F Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

“I almost wish we were butterflies and liv'd but three summer days - three such days with you I could fill with more delight than fifty common years could ever contain. ”

-John Keats, Bright Star: Love Letters and Poems of John Keats to Fanny Brawne

“Summer afternoon—summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.”

-Henry James

“People don't notice whether it's winter or summer when they're happy.”

-Anton Chekhov

“Tears are the summer showers to the soul ”

-Alfred Austin

“Long stormy spring-time, wet contentious April, winter chilling the lap of very May; but at length the season of summer does come.”

-Thomas Carlyle

“No spring nor summer beauty hath such grace as I have seen in one autumnal face.”

-John Donne

“I walk without flinching through the burning cathedral of the summer My bank of wild grass is majestic and full of music It is a fire that solitude presses against my lips.”

-Violette Leduc, Mad in Pursuit

“If a June night could talk, it would probably boast it invented romance ~Bern Williams May Not Be Used Without Permission Summer set lip to earth's bosom bare, And left the flushed print in a poppy there.”

-Francis Thompson

“To see the Summer Sky Is Poetry, though never in a Book it lie - True Poems flee.”

-Emily Dickinson

“What is one to say about June, the time of perfect young summer, the fulfillment of the promise of the earlier months, and with as yet no sign to remind one that its fresh young beauty will ever fade.”

-Gertrude Jekyll

“I question not if thrushes sing, If roses load the air; Beyond my heart I need not reach When all is summer there”

-John Vance Cheney

“Oh, the summer night Has a smile of light And she sits on a sapphire throne.”

-Barry Cornwall

“There shall be eternal summer in the grateful heart”

-Celia Thaxter