Now that May is almost behind us, this year’s summer can truly begin. Soon kids will be getting out of school, and some will finally be graduating after 12 long years studying. Summer is a great time for families to spend time together, kids to build discipline and work ethic at summer jobs, and much more to happen across the country.
Ahead of us this summer are amazing summer blockbusters, warm weather, long days relaxing at the pool, and other fun summer-only activities. If it hasn’t felt like summer for you or you simply haven’t been in the mood for the summer that’s going to come whether you’re a fan or not, we hope the following quotes will get you a bit more excited for summer.
James Dent on how many people feel during the hot days of summer: “A perfect summer day is when the sun is shining, the breeze is blowing, the birds are singing, and the lawn mower is broken.”
The Swedish showing how much appreciation they have for summer in a proverb: “A life without love is like a year without summer.”
Henry James remaking on how summer can make people feel: “Summer afternoon… Summer afternoon… the two most beautiful words in the English language.”
John Steinbeck remarking in one of his works about the importance of opposites, very fitting for summer: “What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness.”
Sarah Helen Whitman comments on how quickly summer seems to fad away: “When summer gathers up her robes of glory, And, like a dream, glides away.”
Hopefully these quotes got you thinking more positively about summer. Even better is if they made you even more happy that warm summer weather is right around the corner. If you’ve got any quotes about summer that you think the world should know about, please submit them on our site! We love to spread good words whenever we can!