Summer Quotes

In June, as many as a dozen species may burst their buds on a single day. No man can heed all of these anniversaries; no man can ignore all of them.
– Aldo Leopold

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Being a child at home alone in the summer is a high-risk occupation. If you call your mother at work thirteen times an hour, she can hurt you.
– Erma Bombeck

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A perfect summer day is when the sun is shining, the breeze is blowing, the birds are singing, and the lawn mower is broken.
– James Dent

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Summer afternoon summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.
– Dame Edith Wharton

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Summer set lip to earth’s bosom bare, And left the flushed print in a poppy there.
– Francis Thompson

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Laughter of Lilacs Rainbows of roses Songs of the robins Lily of the valley borders Sunshine to warm the heart Oh what joy this season does impart!
– Anne Morrow Lindberg

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Colored scents that fill the air as drowsy insects hum around in the meadow is the place of secret magic where nature alone renews itself.
– Kate Bergquist

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When I was a little kid, of course, I was brown all summer. That’s because I was free as a bird- nothing to do but catch bugs all day.
– Roy Blount Jr.

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The Queen of Hearts, she made some tarts, All on a summer day: The Knave of Hearts, he stole those tarts, And took them quite away!
– Lewis Carroll

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Heat, ma’am! it was so dreadful here, that I found there was nothing left for it but to take off my flesh and sit in my bones.
– Sydney Smith

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It amazes me that most people spend more time planning next summer’s vacation than they do planning the rest of their lives.
– Patricia Fripp

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