Spring Quotes, Sayings, Captions

These inspirational spring quotes describe the change, growth, and hope ushered in by the season of renewal.


    Best spring quotes

    Capture the spirit of the spring season with your favorite quotes. Share them with friends by adding a quote caption to your social media posts. You’ll find a list of spring captions you can copy and paste below.

    1. Spring quotes about love

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

    Spring is the fountain of love for thirsty winter.
    Munia Khan

    A life without love is like a year without spring.
    Octavian Paller

    It’s spring fever. That is what the name of it is. And when you’ve got it, you want — oh, you don’t quite know what it is you do want, but it just fairly makes your heart ache, you want it so!
    Mark Twain

    Always it’s spring and everyone’s in love and flowers pick themselves.
    E.E. Cummings

    They say sweethearts and squabbles are like flowers and rain. Takes both to make it springtime.
    Pamela Morsi

    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

    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

    Or maybe spring is the season of love and fall the season of mad lust. Spring for flirting but fall for the untamed delicious wild thing.
    Elizabeth Cohen

    It was such a spring day as breathes into a man an ineffable yearning, a painful sweetness, a longing that makes him stand motionless, looking at the leaves or grass, and fling out his arms to embrace he knows not what.
    John Galsworthy

    To be interested in the changing seasons is a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
    George Santayana

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    2. Spring quotes about life

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

    Despite the forecast, live like it’s Spring.
    Lilly Pulitzer

    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

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

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

    But only a person in the depths of despair neglected to look beyond winter to the spring that inevitably followed, bringing back color and life, and hope.
    Mary Balogh

    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

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    Joy and happiness

    Spring work is going on with joyful enthusiasm.
    John Muir

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

    Spring, when fragrance emerged from its cocoon, was her favorite time of year.
    Mary Calvi

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

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

    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

    Spring’s greatest joy beyond a doubt is when it brings the children out.
    Edgar Guest

    3. Inspirational spring quotes

    Winter is on my head, but eternal spring is in my heart.
    Victor Hugo

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

    Spring and fall, those are very inspiring times of the year for me.
    Henry Rollins

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

    She was like springtime distilled into a person.
    Laini Taylor

    Come with me into the woods. Where spring is advancing, as it does, no matter what, not being singular or particular, but one of the forever gifts, and certainly visible.
    Mary Oliver

    About growth and new beginnings

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

    From the end spring new beginnings.
    Pliny the Elder

    Spring is proof that there is beauty in new beginnings.
    Matshona Dhliwayo

    About change (rebirth and renewal)

    Spring: a lovely reminder of how beautiful change can truly be.

    Early spring is the time for vigorous change.
    Henry Rollins

    Robert Frost quote

    4. Spiritual spring sayings

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

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

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

    Despite the heart-numbing frost, my soul is blooming like spring.
    Debasish Mridha

    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

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    Words of hope and optimism

    Behold, my friends, the spring is come; the earth has gladly received the embraces of the sun, and we shall soon see the results of their love!
    Sitting Bull

    The day the Lord created hope was probably the same day he created Spring.
    Bernard Williams

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

    Hope sleeps in our bones like a bear waiting for spring to rise and walk.
    Marge Piercy

    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

    If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant: if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome.
    Anne Bradstreet

    5. Funny spring quotes

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

    I miss the rites of spring from my childhood, the snow melting, the birds chirping, me being cut from the baseball team.
    Conan O’Brien

    Spring is the time of year when it is summer in the sun and winter in the shade.
    Charles Dickens

    Spring is nature‘s way of saying, ‘Let’s party!’
    Robin Williams

    Spring Cleaning Tip: burn it all and collect the insurance money.
    Stephen Colbert

    How did the tree feel in the spring? Releaved.
    Ellen DeGeneres

    People love spring. That’s a fun day.
    Jim Gaffigan

    The first day of spring is one thing, and the first spring day is another. The difference between them is sometimes as great as a month.
    Henry Van Dyke

    I just paid my Spring Break bar tab. I’m officially Spring Broke.
    Ellen DeGeneres

    Spring is when you feel like whistling, even with a shoe full of slush.
    Doug Larson

    Did you hear about the two bedbugs that met in the mattress? They were married in the spring.
    Ellen DeGeneres

    Cute spring sayings

    People ask me what I do in winter when there’s no baseball. I’ll tell you what I do. I stare out the window and wait for spring.
    Roger Hornsby

    Spring shows what God can do with a drab and dirty world.
    Virgil A. Kraft

    6. Short quotes

    The earth laughs in flowers.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

    With the coming of spring, I am calm again.
    Gustav Mahler

    Blossom by blossom the spring begins.
    Algernon Charles Swinburne

    7. Spring nature quotes

    Can words describe the fragrance of the very breath of spring?
    Neltje Blanchan

    April prepares her green traffic light and the world thinks Go.
    Christopher Morley

    The beautiful spring came, and when nature resumes her loveliness, the human soul is apt to revive also.
    Harriet Ann Jacobs

    Nature gives to every time and season some beauties of its own.
    Charles Dickens

    Spring garden quotes

    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

    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

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

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

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    Spring sunshine

    I suppose the best kind of spring morning is the best weather God has to offer.
    Dodie Smith

    Animate or inanimate, all bodies under the sun give expression to their vitality. Especially on a fine day in spring!
    Henry Miller

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

    Margaret Atwood quote

    Spring rain to nourish new life

    I love the smell of rain and growing things.
    Serina Hernandez

    [Spring] is the sun shining on the rain and the rain falling on the sunshine…
    Frances Hodgson Burnett

    Green leaves and trees

    Spring beckons! All things to the call respond; the trees are leaving and cashiers abscond.
    Ambrose Bierce

    I want to do to you what spring does with the cherry trees.
    Pablo Neruda

    The deep roots never doubt spring will come.
    Marty Rubin

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

    I glanced out the window at the signs of spring. The sky was almost blue, the trees were almost budding, the sun was almost bright.
    Millard Kaufman

    Spring flowers quotes

    I must have flowers, always and always.
    Claude Monet

    A flower blossoms for its own joy.
    Oscar Wilde

    The first blooms of spring always make my heart sing.
    S. Brown

    Spring unlocks the flowers to paint the laughing soil.
    Bishop Reginald Heber

    Where flowers bloom so does hope.
    Lady Bird Johnson

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

    I’d love to wake up to complete silence, white sheets, and the smell of crisp air and roses.
    Maria Elena

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

    You can cut all the flowers, but you cannot keep spring from coming.
    Pablo Neruda

    Spring blossoms

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

    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

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

    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

    Don’t wait for someone to bring you flowers. Plant your own garden and decorate your own soul.
    Luther Burbank

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

    A new season sayings

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

    No winter lasts forever; no spring skips its turn.
    Hal Borland

    A man has every season while a woman only has the right to spring.
    Jane Fonda

    Spring is the only revolutionary whose revolution has succeeded.
    Marianne Van Hirtum

    The promise of spring’s arrival is enough to get anyone through the bitter winter!
    Jen Selinsky

    Ralph Waldo Emerson quote

    8. Famous spring quotes

    Spring quotes from books and literature

    Spring is the time of plans and projects.
    Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina

    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, Jane Eyre

    If people did not love one another, I really don’t see what use there would be in having any spring.
    Victor Hugo, Les Misérables

    Summer is only the unfulfilled promise of spring, a charlatan in place of the warm balmy nights I dream of in April.
    F. Scott Fitzgerald, This Side of Paradise

    Aprils have never meant much to me, autumns seem that season of beginning, spring.
    Truman Capote, Breakfast at Tiffany’s

    The spring always came finally but it was frightening that it had nearly failed.
    Ernest Hemingway, A Moveable Feast

    From famous authors and poets

    A little Madness in the Spring Is wholesome even for the King.
    Emily Dickinson

    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

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

    Nostalgia in reverse, the longing for yet another strange land, grew especially strong in spring.
    Vladimir Nabokov

    The sun was warm but the wind was chill
    You know how it is with an April day.
    Robert Frost

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

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

    When spring came, even the false spring, there were no problems except where to be happiest.
    Ernest Hemingway

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

    The only thing that could spoil a day was people. People were always the limiters of happiness except for the very few that were as good as spring itself.
    Ernest Hemingway

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

    Yes, I deserve a spring — I owe nobody nothing.
    Virginia Woolf

    Spring proverbs

    Spring won’t come from one flower.
    Persian Proverb

    Walk lightly in the spring; Mother Earth is pregnant.
    Native American (Kiowa) Proverb

    Half an hour in a spring evening is worth a thousand gold pieces.
    Japanese Proverb

    Many a sudden change takes place on a spring day.
    Irish Proverb

    Half an hour in a spring evening is worth a thousand gold pieces.
    Japanese Proverb

    In spring no one thinks of the snow that fell last year.
    Swedish Proverb

    Spring has come when you can put your foot on three daisies.
    English Proverb

    No matter how long the winter, spring is sure to follow.
    African Proverb

    Hope springs eternal.
    Danish Proverb

    If you do not sow in the spring you will not reap in the autumn.
    Irish Proverb

    When it is springtime, the grass will even grow under a big stone.
    Kurdish Proverb

    More spring proverbs

    The winter is gone, the spring is come, a fly for those who us good have done.
    Spanish Proverb

    A late Easter, a long cold spring.
    French Proverb

    A girl without a friend is like the spring without roses.
    French Proverb

    A kind word is like a spring day.
    Russian Proverb

    You find everything when you are spring cleaning.
    Yiddish Proverb

    Even the hardest of winters fears the spring.
    Lithuanian Proverb

    A good year is determined by its spring.
    Portuguese Proverb

    There is no winter without snow, no spring without sunshine, and no happiness without companions.
    Korean Proverb

    Although he comes and cuts me down, I’ll grow next spring.
    Icelandic Proverb

    Sitting quietly, doing nothing, spring comes and the grass grows by itself.
    Zen Proverb

    Spring forward fall back.
    Traditional Proverb

    Spring rain, Fall gold.
    Traditional Proverb

    Chinese proverbs about spring

    • Spring is sooner recognized by plants than by men.
    • The harvest of a whole year depends on what you sow in the springtime.
    • May it always be spring with you.
    • Plan your year in the spring, your day at dawn.
    • A year’s harvest counts on spring; a man’s success counts on his diligence.

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    Spring poems

    sweet spring is your
    time is my time is our
    time for springtime is lovetime
    and viva sweet love
    e. e. cummings

    What a strange thing!
    to be alive
    beneath cherry blossoms.
    Kobayashi Issa

    Because the birdsong might be pretty,
    But it’s not for you they sing,
    And if you think my winter is too cold,
    You don’t deserve my spring.
    Erin Hanson

    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

    go sailing
    away and away sailing into a keen
    city which nobody’s ever visited, where
    always it’s Spring) and everyone’s
    in love and flowers pick themselves
    e.e. cummings

    And the Spring arose on the garden fair,
    Like the Spirit of Love felt everywhere;
    And each flower and herb on Earth’s dark breast
    Rose from the dreams of its wintry rest.
    Percy Bysshe Shelley

    …and so many colors
    I will have seen…
    the menacing greys
    and pine greens
    the soft pink and purples
    of spring
    and summer blue
    and so many others
    without you.
    Sanober Khan

    Gardens in Spring
    with flowers abound
    their scent interwoven
    in the wind
    Meeta Ahluwalia

    Spring makes the world a happy place
    You see a smile on every face.
    Flowers come out and birds arrive,
    Oh, isn’t it grand to be alive?

    April’s air stirs in
    Willow-leaves… a butterfly
    Floats and balances

    Spring quotes from songs

    Can you feel it
    Now that spring has come
    And it’s time to live in the
    Scattered sun.
    The Doors, “Waiting for the Sun”

    You can crush the flowers
    But you can’t stop the spring.
    The Flaming Lips, “Can’t Stop the Spring”

    Here comes the sun, and I say, It’s all right.
    The Beatles, “Here Comes the Sun”

    It’s Spring again.
    I can hear the birds sing again.
    See the flowers start to bud.
    See young people fall in love.
    Lou Rawls, “Spring Again”

    9. Spring captions for Instagram

    Add a fresh or funny caption to your spring social media posts!

    • Time to spring break out all my sundresses.
    • Well, hello there, Spring, I’ve missed you.
    • New beginnings.
    • Spring vibes only.
    • Watch me bloom like spring after a long winter.
    • Keep calm and go outside.
    • Smile, it’s spring.
    • New season, new beginnings.
    • Got a little spring in my step.
    • The best time for new beginnings is now.
    • Springing into the season.
    • Just springin’ around.
    • Spring is in the air.
    • All winters melt to spring.
    • Spring got me sprung.
    • Spring fever.
    • After the rain, you get a rainbow.
    • Alright, spring, do your thing.

    Spring sun captions

    • Fresh breeze, warm sun.
    • Girls just wanna have sun.
    • Sunshine is the best medicine.
    • A little fun in the sun.
    • Here comes the sun.
    • Find me outside soaking up the sun.
    • Less Mondays, more sunshine.
    • Happiness is waking up to a sunny day during spring.
    • Springtime sunshine.

    Funny spring captions

    • I’m sorry for the things I said when it was winter.
    • A clean house is a sign of a wasted life.
    • I’m so glad cold season is over so allergy season can begin.
    • I’m no spring chicken.
    • It’s finally time for me to come out of hibernation.

    Spring love captions

    • Spread love like flowers in spring.
    • Let love grow.
    • Plant smiles, grow laughter, harvest love.
    • My love for you blossoms like spring.

    Garden captions

    • I’m planting myself right here.
    • Keep growing.
    • Save the bees.
    • How lovely is the silence of things growing.
    • Hey bud! How’s it growing?
    • The best time for new beginnings is spring.
    • You grow, girl.
    • Spring is the bee’s knees.
    • Going green.
    • Honey bees and flowers, please.
    • Grow, baby, grow.
    • The more you grow.
    • Spring is the perfect time to turn over a new leaf.
    • Bloom where you are planted.
    • Spring has sprung, and a new life has begun.
    • Happiness blooms from within.

    Flower captions

    • April showers bring May flowers.
    • Flower power!
    • Stop and smell the flowers.
    • When in doubt, add flowers.
    • Bloom baby, bloom.
    • It’s a great day to stop and smell the roses.
    • Petal power.
    • Let your joy burst forth, like flowers in the spring.
    • In a field of roses, be a wildflower.
    • My favorite color is flowers.
    • Life in full bloom.
    • Be a rose in a field full of daisies.
    • Life is better with flowers.
    • You can catch me amongst the wildflowers.
    • There can be no flowers without rain.
    • Let your dreams bloom.
    • All the flowers of all the tomorrows are in the seeds of today.

    Spring puns captions

    • We were mint for spring.
    • I lilac the spring.
    • Don’t stop be-leafing.
    • What in carnation?
    • Kale mary.
    • It’s Spring thyme!
    • Bee happy.
    • Say aloe to my little friend.
    • I was mermaid for spring.
    • What a re-leaf it’s finally spring.
    • You’re my best bud.
    • Last bud not least.
    • Peony for your thoughts.
    • Bee kind.
    • Hopefully thistle cheer you up.

    Thanks for reading these spring quotes, sayings, and captions. And be sure to check out these other seasonal quote lists:

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    By Greg Johnson | Published 12/2/2021