The day the Lord created hope was probably the
same day he created Spring. Bern Williams
Spring has returned. The Earth is like a child that knows poems. Rainer Maria Rilke
Spring is when life's alive in everything. Christina Rossetti
If Winter comes, can Spring be far behind? Percy Bysshe Shelley Ode to the West Wind.
Spring is nature's way of saying, "Let's party!" Robin Williams
An optimist is the human personification of spring. Susan J. Bissonette
Sitting quietly, doing nothing,
Spring comes, and the grass grows by itself. Lao Tzu
Every spring is the only spring - a perpetual astonishment. Ellis Peterson
The year's at the spring,
And day's at the morn;
Morning's at seven;
The hill-side's dew-pearl'd;
The lark's on the wing;
The snail's on the thorn;
God's in His heaven--
All's right with the world! Robert Browning Song from Pippa Passes.
Spring unlocks the flowers to paint the laughing soil. Bishop Reginald Heber
Spring shows what God can do with a drab and dirty world. Virgil A. Kraft
Spring is when you feel like whistling even with a shoe full
of slush. Doug Larson
Listen, can you hear it? Spring's sweet cantata. The strains
of grass pushing through the snow. The song of buds swelling
on the vine. The tender timpani of a baby robin's heart. Spring. Diane Frolov and Andrew Schneider Northern Exposure, Wake Up Call, 1992.
All through the long winter, I dream of my garden. On the first
day of spring, I dig my fingers deep into the soft earth. I
can feel its energy, and my spirits soar. Helen Hayes
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. William Wordsworth
April prepares her green traffic light and the world thinks
Go. Christopher Morley John Mistletoe.
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 Tom Sawyer, Detective.
April is the cruelest month, breeding
Lilacs out of the dead land, mixing
Memory and desire, stirring
Dull roots with spring rain. T. S. Eliot The Waste Land.
Springtime is the land awakening.
The March winds are the morning yawn. Lewis Grizzard Quoted in Kathy Sue Loudermilk, I Love
Winter is on my head, but eternal spring is in my heart. Victor Hugo
A little Madness in the Spring
Is wholesome even for the King. Emily Dickinson
Science has never drummed up quite as effective a tranquilizing
agent as a sunny spring day. W. Earl Hall
I love spring anywhere, but if I could choose I would always
greet it in a garden. Ruth Stout
In the spring I have counted one hundred and thirty-six different
kinds of weather inside of four and twenty hours. Mark Twain
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
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. Rogers Hornsby
The beauteous eyes of the spring's fair night
With comfort are downward gazing. Heinrich Heine
No matter how long the winter, spring is sure to follow. Proverb
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
The passing spring
With tearful eyes. Matsuo Basho
Is it so small a thing
To have enjoy'd the sun,
To have lived light in the spring,
To have loved, to have thought, to have done. Matthew Arnold From the Hymn of Empedocles.
In the spring a young man's fancy lightly turns to thoughts
of love. Alfred Lord Tennyson
Spring has come when you can put your foot on three daisies. Proverb
The first pale blossom of the unripened year. Mrs. Anna Letitia Barbauld