Are you searching for beautiful and inspiring spring quotes to celebrate the season of renewal?
This article has one hundred gorgeous spring quotes to lift your mood and help you make the most of all the season has to offer.
The best spring quotes and spring sayings
There are short spring quotes, happy spring quotes, inspiring quotes on springtime, funny spring quotes, spring flower quotes, and spring love quotes to explore. We’ve even included some spring proverbs to get you thinking.
Whether you need a spring quote for a greetings card, social media post, or piece of artwork, you’ll find the right words here.
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Hello spring quotes
Let’s get started with some springtime quotes and spring day quotes to welcome the new season.
“I glanced out the window at the signs of spring. The sky was almost blue, the trees were almost budding, the sun was almost bright.” – Millard Kaufman
“Spring won’t let me stay in this house any longer! I must get out and breathe the air deeply again.” – Gustav Mahler
“Which of us can’t honestly almost sob with joy when spring happens?” – Stephen Fry
“When spring came, even the false spring, there were no problems except where to be happiest.” – Ernest Hemingway
“Spring’s greatest joy beyond a doubt is when it brings the children out.” – Edgar Guest
“I had always planned to make a large painting of the early spring, when the first leaves are at the bottom of the trees, and they seem to float in space in a wonderful way. But the arrival of spring can’t be done in one picture.” – David Hockney
“It’s spring fever. That is what the name of it is. And when you’ve got it, you want to – oh, you don’t quite know what it is you do want, but it just fairly makes your heart ache, you want it so!” – Mark Twain
Motivational spring quotes
Give your intentions a boost with these motivational spring quotes.
“That is one good thing about this world … there are always sure to be more springs.” – L.M. Montgomery
“The magic in new beginnings is truly the most powerful of them all.” – Josiyah Martin
“You are reborn with the roses, in every spring.” – Juan Ramón Jiménez
“Springing into April with gratitude and love.” – Charmaine J. Forde
“Despite the forecast, live like it’s spring.” – Lilly Pulitzer
“Spring will come and so will happiness. Hold on. Life will get warmer.” – Anita Krizzan
Beautiful spring quotes
Spring is a season that’s packed with beauty, so it’s no wonder there are lots of beautiful spring quotes to enjoy.
“Springtime is the land awakening. The March winds are the morning yawn.” – Lewis Grizzard
“Once there was a thing called spring, when the world was writing verses like yours and mine.” – Ella Fitzgerald
“Spring drew on…and a greenness grew over those brown beds, which, freshening daily, suggested the thought that hope traversed them at night and left each morning brighter traces of her steps.” – Charlotte Brontë
“Winter is an etching, spring a watercolour, summer an oil painting and autumn a mosaic of them all.” – Stanley Horowitz
“A little flower that blooms in May. A lovely sunset at the end of a day. Someone helping a stranger along the way. That’s heaven to me.” – Sam Cooke
“Come with me into the woods. Where spring is advancing, as it does, no matter what, not being singular or particular, but one of the forever gifts, and certainly visible.” – Mary Oliver
“The beautiful spring came, and when nature resumes her loveliness, the human soul is apt to revive also.” – Harriet Ann Jacobs
“It is spring again. The earth is like a child that knows poems by heart.” – Rainer Maria Rilke
Spring inspirational quotes
Stuck in a winter rut? These inspirational uplifting spring quotes could be just the thing you need.
“No winter lasts forever; no spring skips its turn.” – Hal Borland
“I can still bring into my body the joy I felt at seeing the first trillium of spring, which seemed to be telling me, “Never give up hope, spring will come.” – Jessica Stern
“Spring is not a season; it is a mysterious illusionist who sets off fireworks in the depths of our soul!” – Mehmet Murat ildan
“Sitting quietly, doing nothing, spring comes, and the grass grows, by itself.” – Matsuo Bashō
“…as young and as ancient as Spring…” – J.R.R. Tolkein
“April is the kindest month. April gets you out of your head and out working in the garden.” – Marty Rubin
More inspiring quotes about springtime
“The first bud of spring sings the other seeds into joining her uprising.” – Amanda Gorman
“She could feel magic in the quiet spring day, like a sorcerer’s far-off voice,” – Stella Gibbons
“Despite the heart numbing frost, my soul is blooming like spring.” – Debasish Mridha
“The deep roots never doubt spring will come.” – Marty Rubin
“Spring is the best life coach: It gives you all the energy you want, all the positive thoughts you wish and all the boldness you need!” – Mehmet Murat ildan
“Yes, I deserve a spring – I owe nobody nothing.” – Virginia Woolf
“Spring has arrived. Let me not despair.” – Gretchen Marquette
Spring flower quotes
Flowers are a huge part of why we love spring so much. These spring flower quotes are perfect for a floral celebration (and there are lots more to explore in our flower quotes and sunflower quotes posts).
“Blossom by blossom the spring begins.” – Algernon Charles Swinburne
“Spring unlocks the flowers to paint the laughing soil.” – Bishop Reginald Heber
“Everything is blooming most recklessly; if it were voices instead of colours, there would be an unbelievable shrieking into the heart of the night.” – Rainer Maria Rilke
“The first blooms of spring always make my heart sing.” – S. Brown
“Daffodils are yellow trumpets of spring.” – Richard L. Ratliff
“Unless a tree has borne blossoms in spring, you will vainly look for fruit on it in autumn.” – Walter Scott
“Springtime flowers bloom like colourful arrows piercing their way to the sun.” – Terri Guillemets
“She turned to the sunlight, And shook her yellow head, And whispered to her neighbour: “Winter is dead.” – A. A. Milne
“Spring dawn blossoms lined the mountain path.” – Meena Ahluwalia
“You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep spring from coming.” – Pablo Neruda
“I love spring anywhere, but if I could choose I would always greet it in a garden.” – Ruth Stout
“April showers bring May flowers.” – Unknown
“Spring flowers are nature’s most fragrant charms.” – Angie Weiland Crosby
“Surely the flowers of a hundred spring are simply the souls of beautiful things!” – L.M. Montgomery
“The flowers of late winter and early spring occupy places in our hearts well out of proportion to their size.” – Gertrude S. Wister
Spring love quotes
Make a loved one smile with these spring love quotes.
“Always it’s spring and everyone’s in love and flowers pick themselves.” – E.E. Cummings
“If people did not love one another, I really don’t see what use there would be in having any spring.” – Victor Hugo
“Spring comes when the flowers bloom; your love cannot be understood but you came alone.” – Meng hui
“There’s so much spring in the air – there’s so much lazy sweetness in your heart.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald
“You look like the first breath of spring,” – Iris Johansen
“It’s cold today, but in a spring way, and I love you.” – Vladimir Nabokov
“Had I known that you would be my first glimpse of spring, I would’ve kissed every fallen petal of my hope along the way.” – Sai Pradeep
“Spring invites us into a fairy land of imagination where flowers bloom with joy, butterflies fly with song, and love dances with love.” – Debasish Mridha
“It’s spring again. I can hear the birds sing again. See the flowers start to bud. See young people fall in love.” – Lou Rawls
“Spring is the fountain of love for thirsty winter.” – Munia Khan
Changing of the seasons quotes about spring
Fed up with winter? These spring quotes about seasons changing and quotes about spring coming will definitely perk you up.
“The promise of spring’s arrival is enough to get anyone through the bitter winter!” – Jen Selinsky
“If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant.” – Anne Bradstreet
“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
“How sad would be November if we had no knowledge of the spring!” – Edwin Way Teale
“Is the spring coming?” he said. “What is it like?”…”It is the sun shining on the rain and the rain falling on the sunshine, and things pushing up and working under the earth.” – Frances Hodgson Burnett
“While it is February one can taste the full joys of anticipation. Spring stands at the gate with her finger on the latch.” – Patience Strong
Short spring quotes
Sometimes you only need a few words. These short quotes about spring keep it simple, but still have big impact.
“Spring is the time of plans and projects.” – Leo Tolstoy
“Can words describe the fragrance of the very breath of spring?” – Neltje Blanchan
“Spring work is going on with joyful enthusiasm.” – John Muir
“Spring is the mischief in me.” – Robert Frost
“An optimist is the human personification of spring.” – Susan J. Bissonette
“Spring is the soul of renewal.” – Lailah Gifty Akita
“There is not time like Spring. When life’s alive in everything.” – Christina Rosetti
“How silent are the footsteps of Spring!” – Henry David Thoreau
“April prepares her green traffic light and the world thinks, ‘Go.'” – Christopher Morley
More short spring sayings
“Here comes the sun, and I say, it’s all right.” – George Harrison
“She was like springtime distilled into a person.” – Laini Taylor
“The beauty of spring makes my heart sing.” – Millie Florence
“Spring: it’s not a fantasy, it’s real.” – Marty Rubin
“Nature gives to every time and season some beauties of its own.” – Charles Dickens
“What a strange thing! to be alive, beneath cherry blossoms.” – Kobayashi Issa
“April hath put a spirit of youth in everything.” – William Shakespeare
“Spring adds new life and new joy to all that is.” – Jessica Harrelson
“Nothing ever seems impossible in spring, you know.” – L.M. Montgomery
“If winter comes, can spring be far behind?” – Percy Bysshe Shelley
“Spring: a lovely reminder of how beautiful change can truly be.” – Unknown
Funny spring quotes
How about a few funny spring quotes to put a smile on your face?
“Spring is when you feel like whistling even with a shoe full of slush.” – Doug Larson
“In the spring, I have counted 136 different kinds of weather inside of 24 hours.” – Mark Twain
“Spring has come when you can put your foot on three daisies.” – Unknown
“In the spring, at the end of the day, you should smell like dirt.” – Margaret Atwood
“Spring is nature’s way of saying, ‘Let’s party!” – Robin Williams
Let’s finish our celebration of spring quotes with some time-honoured spring proverbs and spring phrases.
“A kind word is like a spring day.” – Russian proverb
“Make your whole year’s plan in the spring and the whole day’s plan in the morning.” – Chinese proverb
“Spring succeeds to winter.” – Latin proverb
“If you do not sow in the spring you will not reap in the autumn.” – Irish proverb
“A good year is determines by its spring.” – Afghan proverb
“Many a sudden change takes place on a spring day.” – Irish proverb
“Mother’s love is ever in its spring.” – French proverb
“Half an hour in a spring evening is worth a thousand gold pieces.” – Japanese proverb
“Walk lightly in the spring; Mother Earth is pregnant.” – Kiowa proverb
“Spring is sooner recognised by plants than by men.” – Chinese proverb
“One flower doesn’t make it spring!” – Afghan proverb
“The blossoms in the spring are the fruit in autumn” – Latin proverb
Have our spring season quotes made you happy?
Hopefully this list of 100 lovely spring time quotes and spring sayings has left you feeling uplifted, inspired and happy.
If you’d like to enjoy some more nature-themed quotes, head over to our roundups of tree quotes, waterfall quotes, nature quotes and gardening quotes. We’ve also got a lovely selection of Earth Day quotes to help you celebrate our planet for this annual event.
More spring inspiration
Here are some extra spring resources for you to enjoy.
Family fun – free printable spring bucket list of outdoor play ideas, spring jokes, and spring nature crafts to try. You might also like to take a look at *A Year of Nature Craft and Play which is packed with 52 low-cost nature activities for kids.
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