87 Summer Quotes and Sayings to Enjoy Summertime

These Summer Quotes and Sayings will make sure that you will enjoy summertime.

Summer is the delightful season that follows spring and precedes fall, is characterized by its warm and leisurely days.

This enchanting time of year often feels magical, as it brings with it the opportunity to bask in the sun, relax from demanding work schedules and indulge in countless beach escapades.


During summer, people can engage in a variety of outdoor activities, such as swimming, beach visits, hiking, camping and biking.

The summer season invites us to explore nature, embrace adventure and make lasting memories with friends and family under the golden sun and azure skies.

Let’s dive into summer quotes.

Top 10 Summer Quotes


Summertime is always the best of what might be. ~ Charles Bowden.


Let us dance in the sun, wearing wild flowers in our hair… ~ Susan Polis Schutz.


Summer has always been my favorite season. I feel happier. ~ Zooey Deschanel.


Summer has always been good to me, even the bittersweet end, with the slanted yellow light. ~ Paul Monette.


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


Summer would not be summer without Ice-cream. Ice-cream is the favorite currency of love. ~ Puck.


I want to win trophies in the summer and not accolades in the winter. ~ Toni Kroos.


I have only to break into the tightness of a strawberry, and I see summer – its dust and lowering skies. ~ Toni Morrison.


Like a welcome summer rain, humor may suddenly cleanse and cool the earth, the air and you. ~ Langston Hughes.


The summer sun was not meant for boys like me. Boys like me belonged to the rain. ~ Benjamin Alire Sáenz.

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Best Summer Quotes

Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass under trees on a summer’s day, listening to the murmur of the water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is by no means a waste of time. ~ John Lubbock.


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

In the summertime, when the weather is hot, you can reach right up and touch the sky. ~ Mungo Jerry.

If you’re not barefoot, then you’re overdressed. ~ Unknown.


I could never in a hundred summers get tired of this. ~ Susan Branch.

Some people plant in the spring and leave in the summer. If you’re signed up for a season, see it through. You don’t have to stay forever, but at least stay until you see it through. ~ Jim Rohn.


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

Every summer since I was little, I’ve gone to garage sales and bought all the books that looked interesting. So I always have something to read. ~ John Green.

There’s something very humble about it, and natural and beautiful. ~ Ed Westwick.


Summer bachelors like summer breezes, are never as cool as they pretend to be. ~ Nora Ephron.

I like summer. I like warmer weather and long days. I’m one of those silly people who still enjoy lying in the sun—my children are horrified! ~ Danielle Steel.

Life, now, was unfolding before me, constantly and visibly, like the flowers of summer that drop fanlike petals on eternal soil. ~ Roman Payne.


We were both young when I first saw you. I close my eyes and the flashback starts. I’m standin’ there on a balcony in summer air. ~ Taylor Swift.

Famous Summer Quotes

Summer romances end for all kinds of reasons. But when all is said and done, they have one thing in common: They are shooting stars-a spectacular moment of light in the heavens, a fleeting glimpse of eternity. And in a flash, they’re gone. ~ Nicholas Sparks.

There shall be eternal summer in the grateful heart. ~ Celia Thaxter.


Why is summer mist romantic and autumn mist just sad? ~ Dodie Smith.

Oh sun! Fervid Sun! You welcome me with summer. Drench me in your rays. ~ Richelle E. Goodrich.

I’m obsessed with frozen yogurt because you don’t feel totally guilty eating it. It’s not as bad as ice cream, and during the hot summer months, it’s a great way to just refresh. ~ Caroline Sunshine.


Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day? Thou art more lovely and more temperate. ~ William Shakespeare.

Some of the best memories are made in flip-flops. ~ Kellie Elmore.


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

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.


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

Great Summer Quotes

I almost wish we were butterflies and liv’d but three summer days – three such days with you I could fill with more delight than fifty common years could ever contain. ~ John Keats.

The grill is the summer equivalent of a fireplace; everyone gravitates to it. ~ Katie Lee.

Summer will end soon enough, and childhood as well. ~ George R.R. Martin.


In summer, we grow younger and stay young forever. ~ Debasish Mridha.

In early June the world of leaf and blade and flowers explode, and every sunset is different. ~ John Steinbeck.

You’re like a cold beer, darling, on a long hot summer night. ~ Rod Stewart.


Summer means happy times and good sunshine. It means going to the beach, going to Disneyland, having fun. ~ Brian Wilson.

I am more myself in a garden than anywhere else on earth. ~ Don Green.

A little bit of summer is what the whole year is all about. ~ John Mayer.

Summer arrives with the morning sun. Beach time breezes in with endless fun. ~ Debasish Mridha.


Summer loves, like summer breezes, are never as hot or long as they pretend to be. ~ Jeffrey Fry.

Summer is singing with joy, and the beaches are inviting you with dancing waves, ~ Debasish Mridha.


Reading is a joy for my kids, and to swing in a hammock on a lazy summer day reading a good book just goes with summer. ~ Marcia Gay Harden.

Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson.

Short Summer Quotes


Let us dance in the sun, wearing wildflowers in our hair… ~ Susan polis Schutz.

I’ve always played my best golf in the summer. ~ Keegan Bradley.

There was nothing like a Saturday – unless it was the Saturday leading up to the last week of school and into summer vacation. That of course was all the Saturdays of your life rolled into one big shiny ball. ~ Nora Roberts.


Rejoice as summer should…chase away sorrows by living. ~ Melissa Marr.

Tears of joy are like the summer rain drops pierced by sunbeams. ~ Hosea Ballou.

I sit beside the fire and think of all that I have seen of meadow flowers and butterflies in summers that have been. ~ J.R.R. Tolkien.

Love Summer Quotes


I love summer in Glasgow, it’s my favourite day of the year. ~ Fuad Alakbarov.

In the long dusks of summer we walked the suburban streets through scents of maple and cut grass, waiting for something to happen. ~ Steven Millhauser.

If it could only be like this always – always summer, always alone, the fruit always ripe. ~ Evelyn Waugh.


It is easy to forget now, how effervescent and free we all felt that summer. ~ Anna Godbersen.

I wonder what it would be like to live in a world where it was always June. ~ L.M. Montgomery.


For one swallow does not make a summer, nor does one day; and so too one day, or a short time, does not make a man blessed and happy. ~ Aristotle.

The summer night is like a perfection of thought. ~ Wallace Stevens.

Summer Vibes Quotes

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

Tears are the summer showers to the soul. ~ Alfred Austin.

Summer was our best season everything good to eat, a thousand colors in a parched landscape. ~ Harper Lee.


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

One benefit of summer was that each day we had more light to read by. ~ Jeannette Walls.

Summer is a gentleman: slowly warming the earth at length before undressing her in the fall. ~ Curtis Tyrone Jones.

Nothing is more memorable than a smell. One scent can be unexpected, momentary and fleeting, yet conjure up a childhood summer beside a lake in the mountains. ~ Diane Ackerman.


Every summer, like the roses, childhood returns. ~ Marty Rubin.

Smell the sea, and feel the sky. Let your soul and spirit fly. ~ Van Morrison.

Beautiful Summer Quotes

Sun is shining. Weather is sweet. Make you wanna move your dancing feet. ~ Bob Marley.

There’s nothing more beautiful than watching trees getting dressed up for Spring and Summer. ~ Charmaine J. Forde.

I know I am but summer to your heart, and not the full four seasons of the year. ~ Edna St. Vincent Millay.

Summer has filled her veins with light and her heart is washed with noon. ~ C. Day Lewis.


It’s a smile, it’s a kiss, it’s a sip of wine … it’s summertime! ~ Kenny Chesney.

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.

In the summer, the days were long, stretching into each other. Out of school, everything was on pause and yet happening at the same time, this collection of weeks when anything was possible. ~ Sarah Dessen.

Lovely Summer Quotes

Summer had a way of being full of fun and things to do and plenty of times of doing nothing and feeling bored. ~ Sofi Benitez.

In the summer I was a wild child in the woods, with no shoes, and in the fall it was back to the city, shoe shops and school. ~ Margaret Atwood.

Summer is the annual permission slip to be lazy. To do nothing and have it count for something. To lie in the grass and count the stars. To sit on a branch and study the clouds. ~ Regina Brett.

This summer, we need to let our kids go play and we need to stop worrying about whether or not it’s going to ruin their chances of getting into college. ~ Darell Hammond.


Everything good, everything magical happens between the months of June and August. ~ Jenny Han.

What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness. ~ John Steinbeck.

So these were the 87 quotes about Summer.

If you like these quotes and sayings, then you can also read my other popular blog posts on the topics of Spring quotes and Autumn quotes.

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