Spring Quotes

A man has every season while a woman only has the right to spring.
Jane Fonda

All through the long winter, I dream of my garden. On the first day of spring, I dig my fingers deep into the soft earth. I can feel its energy, and my spirits soar.
Helen Hayes

An optimist is the human personification of spring.
Susan J. Bissonette

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

April is a promise that May is bound to keep.
Hal Borland

April prepares her green traffic light and the world thinks ‘go’.
Christopher Morley

Autumn arrives in early morning, but spring at the close of a winter day.
Elizabeth Bower

Can words describe the fragrance of the very breath of spring?
Neltje Blanchan

Come, gentle Spring! ethereal mildness, come.
James Thomson

Every spring is the only spring, a perpetual astonishment.
Ellis Peters

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

He wakes into music the green forest-bowers.
Willis Gaylord Clark

Hee that is in a towne in May loseth his spring.
George Herbert

Hoe while it is spring, and enjoy the best anticipations. It is not much matter if things do not turn out well.
Charles Dudley Warner

I love spring anywhere, but if I could choose I would always greet it in a garden.
Ruth Stout

I think that no matter how old or infirm I may become, I will always plant a large garden in the spring. Who can resist the feelings of hope and joy that one gets from participating in nature’s rebirth?
Edward Giobbi

I want to do to you what spring does with the cherry trees.
Pablo Neruda

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 spring betrays summer, would autumn never arrive?
Terri Guillemets

If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant; if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome.
Anne Bradstreet

If you do not sow in the spring you will not reap in the autumn.
Irish Proverb

In June as many as a dozen species may burst their buds on a single day. No man can heed all of these anniversaries; no man can ignore all of them.
Aldo Leopold

In springtime, love is carried on the breeze. Watch out for flying passion or kisses whizzing by your head.
Emma Racine deFleur

In the spring a young man’s fancy lightly turns to thoughts of love.
Alfred Lord Tennyson

In the spring I have counted one hundred and thirty-six different kinds of weather inside of four and twenty hours.
Mark Twain

In the spring, at the end of the day, you should smell like dirt.
Margaret Atwood

Indoors or out, no one relaxes in March, that month of wind and taxes, the wind will presently disappear, the taxes last us all the year.
Ogden Nash

It is spring again. The earth is like a child that knows poems by heart.
Rainer Maria Rilke

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

It’s spring fever. That is what the name of it is. And when you’ve got it, you want – 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

Listen, can you hear it? Spring’s sweet cantata. The strains of grass pushing through the snow. The song of buds swelling on the vine. The tender timpani of a baby robin’s heart. Spring.
Diane Frolov and Andrew Schneider

May is a pious fraud of the almanac.
James R. Lowell

Never cut a tree down in the wintertime. Never make a negative decision in the low time. Never make your most important decisions when you are in your worst moods. Wait. Be patient. The storm will pass. The spring will come.
Robert H. Schuller

Never yet was a springtime, when the buds forgot to bloom.
Margaret Elizabeth Sangster

No matter how long the winter, spring is sure to follow.
Proverb

No winter lasts forever; no spring skips its turn.
Hal Borland

Now every field is clothed with grass, and every tree with leaves; now the woods put forth their blossoms, and the year assumes its gay attire.
Virgil

O, wind, if winter comes, can spring be far behind?
Percy Bysshe Shelley

Our spring has come at last with the soft laughter of April suns and shadow of April showers.
Byron Caldwell Smith

Out with the cold, in with the woo.
E. Marshall

People ask me what I do in winter when there’s no baseball. I’ll tell you what I do. I stare out the window and wait for spring.
Rogers Hornsby

Poor, dear, silly Spring, preparing her annual surprise!
Wallace Stevens

Science has never drummed up quite as effective a tranquilizing agent as a sunny spring day.
W. Earl Hall

Spring has come when you can put your foot on three daisies.
Proverb

Spring has returned. The Earth is like a child that knows poems.
Rainer Maria Rilke

Spring is nature’s way of saying, ‘Let’s party!’
Robin Williams

Spring is sooner recognized by plants than by men.
Chinese Proverb

Spring is the time of plans and projects.
Leo Tolstoy

Spring is when life’s alive in everything.
Christina Rossetti

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

Spring makes its own statement, so loud and clear that the gardener seems to be only one of the instruments, not the composer.
Geoffrey B. Charlesworth

Spring shows what God can do with a drab and dirty world.
Virgil A. Kraft

Spring unlocks the flowers to paint the laughing soil.
Bishop Reginald Heber

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

The day the Lord created hope was probably the same day he created Spring.
Bern Williams

The first day of spring is one thing, and the first spring day is another. The difference between them is sometimes as great as a month.
Henry Van Dyke

The first day of spring was once the time for taking the young virgins into the fields, there in dalliance to set an example in fertility for nature to follow. Now we just set the clocks an hour ahead and change the oil in the crankcase.
E.B. White

The first pale blossom of the unripened year.
Anna Letitia Barbauld

The front door to springtime is a photographer’s best friend.
Terri Guillemets

The seasons are what a symphony ought to be: four perfect movements in harmony with each other.
Arthur Rubenstein

The sun has come out… and the air is vivid with spring light.
Byron Caldwell Smith

The sun was warm but the wind was chill / You know how it is with an April day.
Robert Frost

To be interested in the changing seasons is a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
George Santayana

Under the… snow blossoms a daring spring.
Terri Guillemets

Walk lightly in the spring; Mother Earth is pregnant.
Native American Proverb

What a strange thing! to be alive beneath cherry blossoms.
Kobayashi Issa

When spring came, even the false spring, there were no problems except where to be happiest. The only thing that could spoil a day was people and if you could keep from making engagements, each day had no limits. People were always the limiters of happiness except for the very few that were as good as spring itself.
Ernest Hemingway

Winter is on my head, but eternal spring is in my heart.
Victor Hugo

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

You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep spring from coming.
Pablo Neruda

You can’t see Canada across lake Erie, but you know it’s there. It’s the same with spring. You have to have faith, especially in Cleveland.
Paul Fleischman