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Quotes About Summer and Fun in the Sun

If you are looking for some fun quotes about summer, you’ve found your perfect spot in the sun. Lay down your blanket and stay awhile.

Summer, the most pleasant time of the year, is the “abode and retreat” of poets. This is where they find peace, love, thrills, and fun. It’s where some of the most beautiful memories of your life are treasured.

Everyone from kids to adults waits for the season when the warmth of the sun brightens their faces and brings mirth to their hearts.

Share these words of wisdom with your friends or loved ones. Fall in love again with that time of year that’s meant to be treasured. Cherish the beautiful memories you shared with friends or feel the nostalgia that this season always carries with it.

Best Summer Quotes

1.) Just the smell of summer can make me fall in love.

2.) It’s always summer somewhere.
Lilly Pulitzer

3.) Rejoice as summer should – chase away sorrows by living.
Melissa Marr

4.) When the winter comes, the summer shines infinitely in our hearts!
Mehmet Murat Ildan

5.) 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

6.) I loved and hated summers. Summers had a logic all their own and they always brought something out in me. Summer was supposed to be about freedom and youth and no school and possibilities and adventure and exploration. Summer was a book of hope. That’s why I loved and hated summers. Because they made me want to believe.
Benjamin Alire Saenz

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Funny Quotes About Summer

7.) A lot of parents pack up their troubles and send them off to summer camp.
Raymond Duncan

8.) A perfect summer day is when the sun is shining, the breeze is blowing, the birds are singing, and the lawnmower is broken.
James Dent

9.) Summer vacation: where you drink triple, see double, and act single.

10.) One must maintain a little bit of summer, even in the middle of winter.
Henry David Thoreau

Good Quotes About Summer

11.) Mama always told me not to look into the sights of the sun. Oh, but mama, that’s where the fun is.
Bruce Springsteen

12.) Summer is a promissory note signed in June; it’s long days spent and gone before you know it, and due to be repaid next January.
Hal Borland

13.) Summer: Hair gets lighter. Skin gets darker. Water gets warmer. Drinks get colder. The music gets louder. Nights get longer. Life gets better

14.) A man says a lot of things in summer he doesn’t mean in winter.
Patricia Briggs

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Summertime Sayings

15.) August is like the Sunday of summer.

16.) August rain: the best of the summer gone, and the new fall not yet born. The odd uneven time.
Sylvia Plath

17.) There is something deep within us that sobs at endings. Why, God, does everything have to end? Why does all nature grow old? And why do spring and summer have to go?
Joe Wheeler

18.) …and all at once, summer collapsed into fall.
Oscar Wilde

19.) The end-of-summer winds make people restless.
Sebastian Faulks

20.) It will not always be summer; build barns.

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

22.) Watching the summer close is like watching a good kid die for no apparent reason.
Darnell Lamont Walker

23.) Summer should get a speeding ticket.

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It’s Hot Out Quotations

24.) When summer gathers up her robes of glory, And, like a dream, glides away.
Sarah Helen Whitman

25.) September tries its best to have us forget summer.
Bern Williams

26.) The tans will fade, but the memories will last forever.

27.) Sigh… there goes another summer, Snoopy!
Charlie Brown

28.) If June was the beginning of a hopeful summer and July the juice middle, August was suddenly feeling like the bitter end.
Sarah Dessen

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Clever Summer Quotes

29.) Because it’s summer, and the memories are just waiting to happen.

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

31.) Sun is shining. The weather is sweet. Make you wanna move your dancing feet.
Bob Marley

32.) What good is the warmth of summer without the cold of winter to give it sweetness?
John Steinbeck

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

34.) 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

35.) Summer’s lease hath all too short a date.
William Shakespeare

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Fun in the Sun Quotes

36.) I like summer. I like warmer weather and long days. I’m one of those silly people who still enjoy lying in the sun!
Danielle Steel

37.) Here are some who like to run. They run for fun in the hot, hot sun.
Dr. Seuss

38.) They don’t care what you do. They just want the beach and the sun and the fun.
Candice Swanepoel

39.) It was June, and the world smelled of roses. The sunshine was like powdered gold over the grassy hillside.
Maud Hart Lovelace

40.) Isn’t it fun to go out on the course and lie in the sun?
Bob Hope

41.) I know it is wet and the sun is not sunny, but we can have lots of good fun that is funny.
Dr. Seuss

42.) It’s summer and time for wandering.
Kellie Elmore

43.) Breathless, we flung us on a windy hill, Laughed in the sun, and kissed the lovely grass.
Rupert Brooke

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Quotes for Summer Days

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

45.) Swim in the sea. Drink in the wild air.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

46.) If summer had one defining scent, it’d definitely be the smell of barbecue.
Katie Lee

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

48.) Summer was our best season: It was sleeping on the back screened porch in cots, or trying to sleep in the tree house; summer was everything good to eat; it was a thousand colors in a parched landscape.
Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

49.) Oh, the summer night has a smile of light, and she sits on a sapphire throne.
Bryan Procter

Summer Magic

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

51.) Cause a little bit of summer is what the whole year is about.
John Mayer

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

53.) Spring being a tough act to follow, God created June.
Al Bernstein

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

55.) I love how summer just wraps its arms around you like a warm blanket.
Kellie Elmore

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

57.) Tears of joy are like the summer raindrops pierced by sunbeams.
Hosea Ballou

Summer Sunshine

58.) You are so much sunshine in every square inch.
Walt Whitman

59.) And so with the sunshine and the great bursts of leaves growing on the trees, just as things grow in fast movies, I had that familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer.
F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

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

61.) Sweet, sweet burn of sun and summer wind, and you my friend, my new fun thing, my summer fling.
K.D. Lang

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

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

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

65.) Keep your face to the sun, and you will never see the shadows.
Helen Keller

Summer Fun

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

67.) When all else fails, take a vacation.
Betty Williams

68.) When I figured out how to work my grill, it was quite a moment. I discovered that summer is a completely different experience when you know how to grill.
Taylor Swift

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

70.) Summer passes, and one remembers one’s exuberance.
Yoko Ono

71.) 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

72.) A vacation is having nothing to do and all day to do it in.
Robert Orben

Lazy Summer Quotes

73.) 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. (And) To sit on a branch and study the clouds.
Regina Brett

74.) Deep summer is when laziness finds respectability.
Sam Keen

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

76.) 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

Inspirational Summer Quotes

77.) In the depths of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer. 
Albert Camus

78.) And so with the sunshine and the great bursts of leaves growing on the trees, just as things grow in fast movies, I had that familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer.
F. Scott Fitzgerald

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

80.) The morning had dawned clear and cold, with a crispness that hinted at the end of summer.
George R.R. Martin

Summer Captions

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81.) You are my sunshine.

82.) Girls just wanna have sun.

83.) Strawberry ice cream, one spoon for two.
Olivia Rodrigo

84.) Summer is a state of mind.

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

86.) Best. Summer. Ever.

87.) Every summer has a story.

88.) No shoes, no worries.

89.) Hello, grill season.

90.) All you need is ice cream.

91.) Summer nights and city lights.

Cute Summertime Captions

92.) Tan lines are kisses from the sun.

93.) Life is better in flip-flops.

94.) Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, and drink the wild air.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

95.) Summertime fun!

96.) Warm summer sun, shine kindly here.
Mark Twain

97.) Good times and tan lines.

98.) Sunshine is the best medicine.

99.) Here comes the sun.

100.) Goodbye, summer. Gonna miss you.

By Liz Olson

Liz is a poet and writer living in Minneapolis.


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