88 Inspirational Spring Quotes for a Happy Spring and New Beginnings

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These happy spring quotes remind us that we can always start again and awaken ourselves into a new life, that yesterday is gone and it’s time to embrace today.

Here you’ll find short spring quotes and quotes for new beginnings. We also have funny spring quotes and quotes about spring flowers.

Check out these 88 inspirational spring quotes perfect for springtime and anyone embracing a fresh start.

Inspirational Spring Quotes

“A kind word is like a spring day.”– Russian Proverb

“I believe in process. I believe in four seasons. I believe that winter’s tough, but spring’s coming. I believe that there’s a growing season. And I think that you realize that in life, you grow. You get better.” —Steve Southerland

“The beautiful spring came; and when Nature resumes her loveliness, the human soul is apt to revive also.” —Harriet Ann Jacobs

“Spring is the best life coach: It gives you all the energy you want, all the positive thoughts you wish and all the boldness you need!” ― Mehmet Murat ildan

“Though I do not believe that a plant will spring up where no seed has been, I have great faith in a seed… Convince me that you have a seed there, and I am prepared to expect wonders.” — Henry David Thoreau

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“If winter comes, can spring be far behind?”– Percy Bysshe Shelley

Sit quietly, doing nothing, spring comes, and the grass grows by itself. – Zen saying

“Despite the forecast, live like it’s spring.” — Lilly Pulitzer

“I enjoy the spring more than the autumn now. One does, I think, as one gets older.”– Virginia Woolf

“Spring is a season of the soul to regain its strength.” ― Lailah Gifty Akita

Too much sun after a Syracuse winter does strange things to your head, makes you feel strong, even if you aren’t. ~ Laurie Halse Anderson, Speak

“Despite the heart numbing frost, my soul is blooming like spring.” ― Debasish Mridha

“I can still bring into my body the joy I felt at seeing the first trillium of spring, which seemed to be telling me, “Never give up hope, spring will come.”― Jessica Stern

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Quotes for New Beginnings

“The spring wakes us, nurtures us and revitalizes us. How often does your spring come? If you are a prisoner of the calendar, it comes once a year. If you are creating authentic power, it comes frequently, or very frequently.”– Gary Zukav

“Spring: a lovely reminder of how beautiful change can truly be.”– Anonymous“

Every spring is the only spring, a perpetual astonishment. – Ellis Peters

In winter, I plot and plan. In spring, I move. – Henry Rollins

“No matter how long the winter, spring is sure to follow.”– English Proverb

“Spring is painted in daffodil yellows, robin egg blues, new grass green and the brightness of hope for a better life.” ― Toni Sorenson

“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

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Spring will come and so will happiness. Hold on. Life will get warmer.”– Anita Krizzan

“Had I known that you would be my first glimpse of spring, I would’ve kissed every fallen petal of my hope along the way.” ― Sai Pradeep

“Spring drew on…and a greenness grew over those brown beds, which, freshening daily, suggested the thought that Hope traversed them at night, and left each morning brighter traces of her steps.”– Charlotte Brontë

“Spring is far more than just a changing of seasons; it’s a rebirth of the spirit.” ― Toni Sorenson

“That is one good thing about this world…there are always sure to be more springs.”– L.M. Montgomery“

From the end spring new beginnings.”– Pliny The Elder

She turned to the sunlight
And shook her yellow head,
And whispered to her neighbor:
“Winter is dead.” ~ 
A.A. Milne, When We Were Very Young

“Life stands before me like an eternal spring with new and brilliant clothes.” ― Carl Friedrich Gauss

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Quotes About Spring Flowers

“You are reborn with the roses, in every spring.” ― Juan Ramón Jiménez

Never yet was a springtime, when the buds forgot to bloom. – Margaret Elizabeth Sangster

Spring comes: the flowers learn their colored shapes. – Maria Konopnicka

To find the universal elements enough; to find the air and the water exhilarating; to be refreshed by a morning walk or an evening saunter… to be thrilled by the stars at night; to be elated over a bird’s nest or a wildflower in spring – these are some of the rewards of the simple life. – John Burroughs

“Flowers don’t worry about how they’re going to bloom. They just open up and turn toward the light and that makes them beautiful.”– Jim Carrey

“Is the spring coming?” he said. “What is it like?”…”It is the sun shining on the rain and the rain falling on the sunshine…””– Frances Hodgson Burnett, The Secret Garden

“Spring makes its own statement, so loud and clear that the gardener seems to be only one of the instruments, not the composer.”– Geoffrey B. Charlesworth

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“In the spring, at the end of the day, you should smell like dirt.”– Margaret Atwood

But each spring a gardening instinct, sure as the sap rising in the trees, stirs within us. We look about and decide to tame another little bit of ground. – Lewis Gantt

When spring comes the grass grows by itself. – Tao Te Ching

“I think that no matter how old or infirm I may become, I will always plant a large garden in the spring. Who can resist the feelings of hope and joy that one gets from participating in nature’s rebirth?”– Edward Giobbi

“Deep in their roots, all flowers keep the light.”– Theodore Roethke

“No matter how chaotic it is, wildflowers will still spring up in the middle of nowhere.”– Sheryl Crow

“The deep roots never doubt spring will come.” — Marty Rubin

When there’s new growth bursting out all over, everything fresh, green, and flourishing, the plants are little rockets of success going off every time you look at them. – Jacqueline Heriteau

“And the birds sang their songs of love. And the flowers serenaded with their sublime fragrances. And the whole world fell in love in spring!” ― Avijeet Das

April showers bring May flowers.

The flowers of late winter and early spring occupy places in our hearts well out of proportion to their size. – Gertrude S. Wister

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To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow. – Audrey Hepburn

Spring is sooner recognized by plants than by men. – Chinese Proverb

“A flower blossoms for its own joy.” — Oscar Wilde

Blossom by blossom the spring begins. – Algernon Charles Swinburne

It’s exciting to see things coming up again, plants that you’ve had twenty or thirty years. It’s like seeing an old friend.” ― Tasha Tudor

“Spring shows the power and love of the earth; she can grow magnificent flowers from the dirt.” ― Debasish Mridha

“April is the kindest month. April gets you out of your head and out working in the garden.” ― Marty Rubin

The lawns were bright with the green silk of fresh grass, yellow borders of daffodils, and dotted with the blue and purple and pink of crocuses. – Gerald Raftery

“Where flowers bloom so does hope.” — Lady Bird Johnson

Now Nature hangs her mantle green, on every blooming tree, and spreads her sheets o’ daisies white, out o’er the grassy lea. – Robert Burns

“The blooming spring is the smile of the ever-joyful nature.” ― Debasish Mridha

Spring hangs her infant blossoms on the trees, Rock’d in the cradle of the western breeze. – William Cowper

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The earth laughs in flowers. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

What a strange thing! To be alive, beneath cherry blossoms. – Kobayashi Issa

“There’s nothing more beautiful than watching trees getting dressed up for Spring and Summer” ― Charmaine J Forde

I must have flowers, always and always. – Claude Monet

I love spring anywhere, but if I could choose, I would always greet it in a garden. – Ruth Stout

“If you’ve never been thrilled to the very edges of your soul by a flower in spring bloom, maybe your soul has never been in bloom.”
— Audra Foveo

“If we could see the miracle of a single flower clearly our whole life would change.”– Buddha

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Happy Spring Quotes

“In springtime, love is carried on the breeze. Watch out for flying passion and kisses whizzing by your head.”– Emma Racine Defleur

“Spring adds new life and new beauty to all that is.” – Jessica Harrelson

Spring won’t let me stay in this house any longer! I must get out and breathe the air deeply again. – Gustav Mahler

“It is spring again. The earth is like a child that knows poems by heart.” — Rainer Maria Rilke

“The first real day of spring is like the first time a boy holds your hand. A flood of skin-tingling warmth consumes you, and everything shines with a fresh, colorful glow, making you forget that anything as cold and harsh as winter ever existed.”– Richelle E. Goodrich

“Spring is when life’s alive in everything.”– Christina Rossetti

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

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“Some old-fashioned things like fresh air and sunshine are hard to beat.”– Laura Ingalls Wilder

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

Spring: the music of open windows. – Terri Guillemets

Everything is blooming most recklessly; if it were voices instead of colors, there would be an unbelievable shrieking into the heart of the night. – Rainer Maria Rilke

“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

I wandered lonely as a cloud that floats on high o’er vales and hills, when all at once I saw a crowd, a host, of golden daffodils; beside the lake, beneath the trees, fluttering and dancing in the breeze. – William Wordsworth

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“My favorite weather is bird chirping weather.”– Terri Guillemets

“She was like springtime distilled into a person.” ― Laini Taylor

“April hath put a spirit of youth in everything.”– William Shakespeare

The sun has come out… and the air is vivid with spring light. ~Byron Caldwell Smith

“Springtime is the land awakening. The March winds are the morning yawn.”– Lewis Grizzard

“An optimist is the human personification of spring.” — Susan J. Bissonette

“It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind blows cold, when it is summer in the light and winter in the shade.” — Charles Dickens

“Spring is not a season; it is a mysterious illusionist who sets off fireworks in the depths of our soul!” ― Mehmet Murat ildan

“The point is that the pleasures of spring are available to everybody, and cost nothing.” ― George Orwell

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