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Summer's Quotes


  Play in summer, starve in winter.  
 -  English proverb
  

  A padded jacket is an acceptable gift even in summer.  
 -  Japanese proverb
  

  It rains in summer as well as in winter.  
 -  English proverb
  

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

  I've learned... that simple walks with my father around the block on summer nights when I was a child did wonders for me as an adult.  
 -  Andy Rooney
  

  Remember summer vacation with your folks? Does anybody get the concept behind that? We did not get along together in a five-bedroom house. Dad's idea was to put all of us in a car - and drive through the desert at the hottest time of the year. Pffft! Good call Dad! Let's confront our tensions!  
 -  Bill Hicks
  

  Sound loves to revel in a summer night.  
 -  Edgar Allan Poe
  

  One must maintain a little bittle of summer, even in the middle of winter.  
 -  Henry David Thoreau
  

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

  One must maintain a little bittle of summer, even in the middle of winter.  
 -  Henry David Thoreau
  

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

  It was one of those perfect summer days - the sun was shining, a gentle breeze was blowing, the birds were singing and the lawnmower was broken.  
 -  James Dent
  

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

  A few summers like this and we'll all be behaving like Italians.  
 -  John Mortimer
  

  He had been eight years upon a project for extracting sunbeams out of cucumbers; which were to be put in vials hermetically sealed, and let out to warm the air in raw inclement summers.  
 -  Jonathan Swift
  

  How many of us are able to distinguish between the odors of noon and midnight, or of winter and summer, or of a windy spell and a still one? If man is so generally less happy in the cities than in the country, it is because all these variations and nuances of sight and smell and sound are less clearly marked and lost in the general monotony of gray walls and cement pavements.  
 -  Lin Yutang
  

  No summer ever came back, and no two summers ever were alike. Times change, and people change; and if our hearts do not change as readily, so much the worse for us.  
 -  Nathaniel Hawthorne
  

  A man, to use an old-fashioned phrase, of some twenty-eight summers, he gave the impression at the moment of having experienced at least that number of very hard winters.  
 -  P. G. Wodehouse
  

  Our fear of death is like our fear that summer will be short, but when we have had our swing of pleasure, our fill of fruit, and our swelter of heat, we say we have had our day.  
 -  Ralph Waldo Emerson
  

  One can always tell it's summer when one sees teachers hanging idly about the streets, looking like cannibals during a shortage of missionaries.  
 -  Robertson Davies
  

  The moment I stopped spending so much time chasing the big pleasures of life, I began to enjoy the little ones, like watching the stars in a moonlit sky or soaking in the sunbeams of a glorious summer morning.  
 -  Robin Sharma
  

  These are the times that try men's souls. The summer soldier and the sunshine patriot will, in this crisis, shrink from the service of his country; but he that stands it now, deserves the love and thanks of man and woman.  
 -  Thomas Paine
  

  Most people spend more time planning their summer vacations and their weddings than they do planning their lives and their marriages. Most people major in minor things.  
 -  Tommy Newberry
  

  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
  

  I want summer to last forever for these reasons: 1. Hair gets lighter. 2. Skin gets darker. 3. Water gets warmer. 4. Drinks get colder. 5. Music gets louder. 6. Nights get longer. 7. Life gets better.  
 -  Unknown
  

  It's almost Summer! Time to find out what my friends with swimming pools have been up to since last summer...  
 -  Unknown
  

  Late nights, bikinis, short shorts, flip flops, sunglasses, sunshine, loud music, pool parties, no makeup, the list goes on. SUMMER!  
 -  Unknown
  

  I wish we could just fast forward to summer.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Palm trees, ocean breeze, salty air, sun kissed hair. That endless summer, take me there.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Waking up and not having school, I love summer.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Summer vacation? Sleeping in the AM, waking up in the PM.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Summer meant watching cartoons all morning, roaming the neighborhood all day and going back home when the streetlights turned on.  
 -  Unknown