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Summer Quotes


Famous Quotes & Quotations About Summer:

A life without love is like a year without summer.
~ Swedish Proverb.

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.

Ah, summer, what power you have to make us suffer and like it.
~ Russel Baker.

Being a child at home alone in the summer is a high-risk occupation. If you call your mother at work thirteen times an hour, she can hurt you.
~ Erma Bombeck.

Bittersweet October. The mellow, messy, leaf-kicking, perfect pause between the opposing miseries of summer and winter.
~ Carol Bishop Hipps.

Deep summer is when laziness finds respectability.
~ Sam Keen.

Do what we can, summer will have its flies.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson.

Heat, ma'am! it was so dreadful here, that I found there was nothing left for it but to take off my flesh and sit in my bones.
~ Sydney Smith, Lady Holland's Memoir.

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.

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.

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 summer, the song sings itself.
~ William Carlos Williams.

In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
~ Albert Camus.

Love is to the heart what the summer is to the farmer's year - it brings to harvest all the loveliest flowers of the soul.
~ Author Unknown.

No price is set on the lavish summer;
June may be had by the poorest comer.
~ James Russell Lowell, The Vision of Sir Launfal, 1848.

No spring nor summer beauty hath such grace
As I have seen in one autumnal face.
~ John Donne.

Oh, the summer night
Has a smile of light
And she sits on a sapphire throne.
~ Barry Cornwall.

People don't notice whether it's winter or summer when they're happy.
~ Anton Chekhov.

Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass on a summer day listening to the murmur of water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is hardly a waste of time.
~ John Lubbock.

Summer afternoon - summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.
~ Henry James.

Summer has set in with its usual severity.
~ Samuel Taylor Coleridge.

Summer is the time when one sheds one's tensions with one's clothes, and the right kind of day is jeweled balm for the battered spirit. A few of those days and you can become drunk with the belief that all's right with the world.
~ Ada Louise Huxtable.

Summer set lip to earth's bosom bare,
And left the flushed print in a poppy there.
~ Francis Thompson.

The coldest winter I ever spent was a summer in San Francisco.
~ Author unknown.

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