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Inspiring Spring Quotes

Inspiring Spring Quotes

Need a boost? Want a little springtime lift? Try reading these wonderfully inspiring quotes to help you get in the swing of spring. They come from people as diverse as Robin Williams and Anne Morrow Lindbergh, Hemingway and Yoko Ono.

Exuberant, revitalizing words, here:

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

The only thing that could spoil a day was people. People were always the limiters of happiness except for the very few that were as good as spring itself.
–Ernest Hemingway

For happiness one needs security, but joy can spring like a flower even from the cliffs of despair.
–Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Spring passes and one remembers one’s innocence. Summer passes and one remembers one’s exuberance. Autumn passes and one remembers one’s reverence. Winter passes and one remembers one’s perseverance.
–Yoko Ono

Spring is nature’s way of saying, “Let’s party!”
–Robin Williams

April prepares her green traffic light and the world thinks Go.
–Christopher Morley

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

Nothing is so beautiful as spring – when weeds, in wheels, shoot long and lovely and lush; Thrush’s eggs look little low heavens, and thrush through the echoing timber does so rinse and wring the ear, it strikes like lightning to hear him sing.
–Gerard Manley Hopkins

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

In the Spring, I have counted 136 different kinds of weather inside of 24 hours.
–Mark Twain

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

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

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Annie B. Bond

Annie is a renowned expert in non-toxic and green living. She was named one of the top 20 environmental leaders by Body and Soul Magazine and "the foremost expert on green living." - Body & Soul Magazine, 2009. Learn Annie's latest eco-friendly news on, a website dedicated to healthy and green living.


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6:42AM PDT on Mar 28, 2013

It's a time for a start

7:56PM PDT on Jul 26, 2011

Heartwarming! Thanks for sharing!

8:50PM PDT on Apr 10, 2011

Beautiful quotes! I enjoyed reading them.

5:12AM PST on Mar 7, 2011

Thanks for the info.

12:36AM PST on Mar 5, 2011

Thanks for the article.

4:48PM PST on Feb 1, 2011

Terrific quotes. Thank you!

10:12PM PST on Nov 7, 2010

Thank you.

12:22AM PDT on Mar 23, 2010

Beautiful and inspiring.

1:17AM PDT on Mar 17, 2010


7:02AM PST on Mar 9, 2010

Love these. Inspiration and a good laugh in one package.

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