55 Night Sky Quotes and Sayings for Starry Nights and Evenings

The night sky is really a breathtaking and inspirational sight.

It provides a spectacular vista with innumerable stars, planets, galaxies and other celestial objects that could draw individuals of all ages.

Looking up at the night sky could leave us with awe, curiosity and humility as we realize our small place in the huge scheme of things.


Gazing at the night sky can be informative as it allows you to learn about astronomy, the science of celestial objects and the cosmos.

Top 10 Night Sky Quotes


No sight is more provocative of awe than is the night sky. ~ Llewelyn Powys.


To me you are stardust sprinkled across a night sky, forever in my dreams, but out of my reach. ~ Teresa Medeiros.


Remember to look up at the stars and not down at your feet. ~ Stephen Hawking.


That night it did not rain as much in the sky as it did in his heart. ~ Faraaz Kazi.


In a beautiful night, under the stars, man always feels himself above the sky, beside the God! ~ Mehmet Murat ildan.


Observe the stars, millions of them, twinkling in the night sky, all with a message of unity, part of the very nature of God. ~ Sai Baba.


Metaphor for the night sky: a trillion asterisks and no explanations. ~ Robert Breault.


Flowers open every night across the sky, a breathing peace, and sudden flame catching. ~ Rumi.


Some nights the sky wept stars that quickly floated and disappeared into the darkness before our wishes could meet them. ~ Ishmael Beah.


The sky slowly pulled up its blue dress to reveal night. ~ Jonathan Safran Foer.

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Famous Night Sky Quotes

For my part I know nothing with any certainty, but the sight of the stars makes me want to dream. ~ Vincent Van Gogh.


The sky grew darker, painted blue on blue, one stroke at a time, into deeper and deeper shades of night. ~ Haruki Murakami.

The Night Sky is not just another planisphere. I think The Night Sky is the finest and easiest to use star finding aid in existence. ~ Jack Horkheimer.


All through the night, men looked at the sky and were saddened by the stars. ~ Joseph Heller.

When someone mentions the gracefulness of the night sky, climb up on the roof and dance and say, like this? ~ Rumi.

We are part of this universe; we are in this universe, but perhaps more important than both of those facts, is that the universe is in us. ~ Neil deGrasse Tyson.


Sometimes at night I would sleep open-eyed underneath a sky dripping with stars. I was alive then. ~ Albert Camus.

Lovely Night Sky Quotes

It seemed to be a necessary ritual that he should prepare himself for sleep by meditating under the solemnity of the night sky… a mysterious transaction between the infinity of the soul and the infinity of the universe. ~ Victor Hugo.


When the Sun shrinks to a dull red dwarf, it will not be dying. ~ Arthur C. Clarke.

A black star appears, a point of darkness in the night sky’s clarity. Point of darkness and gateway to repose. Reach out, pierce the fine fabric of the sheltering sky, take repose. ~ Paul Bowles.

When we look up at night and view the stars, everything we see is shining because of distant nuclear fusion. ~ Carl Sagan.


There was always something new to be seen in the unchanging night sky. ~ Fritz Leiber.

The sun, with all those planets revolving around it and dependent on it, can still ripen a bunch of grapes as if it had nothing else in the universe to do. ~ Galileo Galilei.

Inspiring Night Sky Quotes


Sometimes in my tent, late at night, I think I can hear the stars scraping against the sky. ~ Rick Yancey.

Stars are beautiful, but they must not take an active part in anything, they must just look on forever. ~ J.M. Barrie.


The sky is the daily bread of the eyes. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson.

Watching a peaceful death of a human being reminds us of a falling star; one of a million lights in a vast sky that flares up for a brief moment only to disappear into the endless night forever. ~ Elisabeth Kubler-Ross.


It is a beautiful and delightful sight to behold the body of the Moon. ~ Galileo Galilei.

Beautiful Night Sky Quotes

Two possibilities exist: Either we are alone in the Universe or we are not. Both are equally terrifying. ~ Arthur C. Clarke.


Hope is a helium balloon. It is a wish lantern set out into the dark sky of night. ~ Sharon Weil.

The sky hides the night behind it and shelters the people beneath from the horror that lies above. ~ Paul Bowles.

For that which is boundless in you abides in the mansion of the sky, whose door is the morning mist, and whose windows are the songs and the silences of night. ~ Kahlil Gibran.


Overhead the night was a superb arch of clear frost, sifted with stars. ~ Christopher Morley.

I miss you more than the sun misses the sky at night. ~ Taylor Swift.

All shadows of clouds the sun cannot hide like the moon cannot stop oceanic tide; but a hidden star can still be smiling at night’s black spell on darkness, beguiling. ~ Munia Khan.


Moonlight drowns out all but the brightest stars. ~ J.R.R Tolkein.

Best Night Sky Quotes

When you miss me just look up to the night sky and remember, I’m like a star; sometimes you can’t see me, but I’m always there. ~ Jayde Nicole.

The most remarkable discovery in all of astronomy is that the stars are made of atoms of the same kind as those on the earth. ~ Richard P. Feynman.


If people looked at the stars each night, they’d live a lot differently. ~ Bill Watterson.

As I looked out into the night sky, across all those infinite stars, it made me realize how insignificant they are. ~ Peter Cook.

Is mankind alone in the universe? Or are there somewhere other intelligent beings looking up into their night sky from very different worlds and asking the same kind of question? ~ Carl Sagan.


The night walked down the sky with the moon in her hand. ~ Frederic Lawrence Knowles.

The stars awaken a certain reverence, because though always present, they are inaccessible. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson.

Inspirational Night Sky Quotes


There wouldn’t be a sky full of stars if we were all meant to wish on the same one. ~ Frances Clark.

The night sky lies so sprint with stars that there is scarcely space of black at all and they fall all night in bitter arcs and it is so that their numbers are no less. ~ Cormac McCarthy.


How brave the moon shines in her skin; outnumbered by the stars. ~ Angie Weiland-Crosby.

The religion of the heart is as intimate as a wish breathed to the night sky. ~ John Geddes.


When a great life sets it leaves an afterglow on the sky far into the night. ~ Austin O’Malley.

Be guided by the stars which you place well on the canopy of your night sky. ~ Mary Anne Radmacher.


The night sky made her feel infinite before she knew the word. ~ Thomm Quackenbush.

I am the blue-lidded daughter of Sunset; I am the naked brilliance of the voluptuous night-sky. ~ Aleister Crowley.


Only in the darkness can you see the stars. ~ Martin Luther King Jr.

Before we invented civilization our ancestors lived mainly in the open out under the sky. ~ Carl Sagan.

So these were the 55 top quotes about Night Sky.

If you like these quotes and sayings, then you can also read my other posts on Moon quotes and Moonlight quotes.

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