40 Inspiring Quotes to Celebrate the Month of May

40 Inspiring Quotes to Celebrate the Month of May

The month of May is pure magic. While April is a mix of cold, dreary days and a few sunny ones here and there, May serves up plenty of truly perfect days, full of sunshine and blooming flowers. 
May is a month of rebirth, inspiration and excitement as we close out the first two quarters of the year and look forward to a long, relaxing summer. So let these quotes inspire you and help you celebrate the glorious, colorful, amazing-smelling month that is May. 

40 May Quotes 

1. "May, more than any other month of the year, wants us to feel most alive." - Fennel Hudson

2. "The world's favorite season is the spring. All things seem possible in May." - Edwin Way Teale"

3. "May is the month of promise and the sweet beginnings of summer." - Unknown

4. "The month of May is the gateway to summer." - Jean Hersey

5. "May is the month of beauty, where we can appreciate the world around us." - Unknown

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

7. "Spring is when life's alive in everything." - Christina Rossetti

8. "May is a bridge between winter and summer." - Terri Guillemets

9. "May, the month of sunshine, blooming flowers, and endless possibilities." - Unknown

10. "May, queen of blossoms, and fulfilling flowers, what pretty music shall we charm the hours?" - Lord Edward Thurlow

11. "May is the time when everything awakens and springs into action." - Unknown

12. "Spring is the time for plans and projects." - Leo Tolstoy

13. "Spring is nature's way of saying, 'Let's party!'" - Robin Williams

14. "May is a month of rebirth, of renewed vitality and energy." - Lailah Gifty Akita

15. "Spring is a true reconstructionist." — Henry Timrod

16. "May is the month when nature is reborn, and everything is possible." - Unknown

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

18. "May is the perfect time to take a breath of fresh air and enjoy the beauty of spring." - Debasish Mridha

19. "May is the month of rebirth and renewal." - Unknown

20. "Queer things happen in the garden in May. Little faces forgotten to appear, and plants thought to be dead suddenly wave a green hand to confound you."  —Elizabeth von Arnim

21. "May the month of May be a month of sunshine, happiness, and endless blessings." — Unknown

22. "O, the month of May, the merry month of May. So frolic, so gay, and so green, so green, so green!" - Thomas D'Urfey

23. "May is the time when the flowers bloom, the birds sing, and the world awakens from its winter slumber." - Unknown

24. "May is the month of expectation, the month of wishes, the month of hope." - Emily Brontë

25. "Among the changing months, May stands confest The sweetest, and in fairest colors dressed." - Edmund Spenser

26. "Let all thy joys be as the month of May, And all thy days be as a marriage day." - Thomas Tusser

27. “May is green and pink and red.” — Richard L. Ratliff

28. "Spring is the time of year when it is too late for the snow to do any good, and too early for the grass to grow." - Evan Esar

29. "The earth laughs in flowers." – Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

31. "If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant." — Anne Bradstreet

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

33. "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

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

35. "You can cut all the flowers, but you cannot keep spring from coming."

– Pablo Neruda

36. "Flowers don't worry about how they're going to bloom. They just open up and turn toward the light and that makes them beautiful." — Jim Carrey

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

38. "Where flowers bloom so does hope." — Lady Bird Johnson

39. "Always it's spring and everyone's in love and flowers pick themselves." — E.E. Cummings

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

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