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.
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.
Spring is nature’s way of saying, “Let’s party!”
April prepares her green traffic light and the world thinks Go.
Spring is when you feel like whistling even with a shoe full of slush.
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.
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