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25 Summer Happiness Quotes To Make You Love The Warm Weather

If you believe that summer is the happiest season, here’s a collection of summer happiness quotes you are sure to enjoy.

Would you be surprised to learn that summer is the season people look forward to the most? The warm weather, slower lifestyle, vacation time, easy-going socializing – it all adds up to one fantastic season.

The influence of different seasons on our mental health has been proven and widely supported by various studies.

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Why Do We Love Summer So Much?

The better weather and longer days of summer contribute to several factors that make us feel happier, including:

1. Our Sleeping Habits Change Due To Light Exposure – and our circadian rhythms become more stable.

2. Our Eating Habits Change In The Summer – fresh produce is more readily available and we tend to eat fresher and lighter when it’s hot

3. Sunshine Can Be Great For Our Bodies – vitamin D is known to be so very beneficial.

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Quotes for Summer Happiness

  1. “Summer afternoon—summer afternoon; to me, those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.” — Henry James

2. “Some of the best memories are made in flip-flops.” — Kellie Elmore

3. “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

4. “The summer night is like a perfection of thought.” — Wallace Stevens

5. “In early June the world of leaf and blade and flowers explode, and every sunset is different.” — John Steinbeck

6. “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

7. “In summer, the song sings itself.” — William Carlos Williams

8. “I wonder what it would be like to live in a world where it was always June.” — L.M. Montgomery

9. “One must maintain a little bit of summer, even in the middle of winter.” — Henry David Thoreau

10. “Summer has a flavor like no other. Always fresh and simmered in sunshine.” — Oprah Winfrey

11. “At the beach, time you enjoyed wasting is not wasted.” — T.S. Eliot

12. “I love summertime more than anything else in the world. That is the only thing that gets me through the winter, knowing that summer is going to be there.” — Jack McBrayer

13. “Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

14. “In the depths of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.” — Albert Camus

15. “It was June, and the world smelled of roses. The sunshine was like powdered gold over the grassy hillside.” — Maud Hart Lovelace

16. “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

17. “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. To sit on a branch and study the clouds.”― Regina Brett

18. “Everything good, everything magical happens between the months of June and August.”― Jenny Han

19. “It’s a smile, it’s a kiss, it’s a sip of wine… it’s summertime!”― Kenny Chesney

20. “Let us dance in the sun, wearing wild flowers in our hair…”― Susan Polis Schutz

21. “Summertime is always the best of what might be.”― Charles Bowden

22. “I love how summer just wraps its arms around you like a warm blanket.”― Kellie Elmore

23. “Summertime. It was a song. It was a season. I wondered if that season would ever live inside me.”― Benjamin Alire Saenz

24. “Summer is singing with joy, and the beaches are inviting you with dancing waves.”― Debasish Mridha

25. “I could never in a hundred summers get tired of this.”― Susan Branch

Which quote best describes summer to you?

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Final Thoughts on 25 Quotes for Summer Happiness

There’s good to be had in every season. Summer just seems to have a bit of an upper hand.

These quotes are an inspirational reminder to take the time to truly enjoy this summer.

As we grow older, time seems to pass so much faster. Let’s not let this season go by without basking in the happiness all around us.


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