50 Best April Quotes To Put A Spring In Your Step

Moumita Dutta
Dec 12, 2023 By Moumita Dutta
Originally Published on Jan 26, 2021
Edited by Jacob Fitzbright
Happy woman on cycle during spring season

If you enjoy going out in the month of spring, then you surely love April!

As per the Gregorian calendar, April is the fourth month of the year. It was originally named after Aphrodite, the Greek goddess.

Many poets and authors have talked endlessly about the lushness of the month of April in their publications, such as F. Scott Fitzgerald, Pablo Neruda, T.S. Eliot, and Mark Twain.

It's such a pleasant month that most poets can't help its influence seeping into their work. The warm sun, cool breeze, temperate climate, and bloom of flowers, uplift anyone's spirits.

The month of April is a favorite among many, and though there is no one saying for April, the following quotes describe the beauty of the season. If you're looking for some April quotes to brighten up your day, then this list will do the trick!

If you want to read quotes related to some other months of the year, you can check out March quotes and May quotes.

Popular April Quotes

Here's a curated list of some April quotes that people love!

1. "Today has been a day dropped out of June into April."

- Lucy Maud Montgomery.

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

- Marty Rubin.

3. "Her laughter sounded like April showers, like whispered secrets, like glass wind-chimes."

- Rebecca McNutt.

4. "Spring is made of solid, fourteen-karat gratitude, the reward for the long wait. Every religious tradition from the northern hemisphere honors some form of April hallelujah, for this is the season of exquisite redemption, a slam-bang return to joy after a season of cold second thoughts."

- Barbara Kingsolver.

5. "A gush of bird-song, a patter of dew, A cloud, and a rainbow's warning, Suddenly sunshine and perfect blue - An April day in the morning."

- Harriet Prescott Spofford.

6. "We can't possibly have a summer love. So many people have tried that the name's become proverbial. Summer is only the unfulfilled promise of spring, a charlatan in place of the warm balmy nights I dream of in April. It's a sad season of life without growth... It has no day."

- F. Scott Fitzgerald.

7. "Let the rain kiss you

Let the rain beat upon your head with silver liquid drops

Let the rain sing you a lullaby"

-Langston Hughes.

8. "April is the cruelest month, breeding Lilacs out of the dead land, mixing Memory and desire, stirring Dull roots with spring rain. Winter kept us warm, covering Earth in forgetful snow, feeding A little life with dried tubers."

- T.S. Eliot.

9. "Our spring has come at last with the soft laughter of April suns and shadow of April showers."

- Byron Caldwell Smith.

10. "April comes like an idiot, babbling and strewing flowers."

- Edna St. Vincent Millay.

11. "When April winds

Grew soft, the maple burst into a flush;

Of scarlet flowers."

- William Cullen Bryant.

12. "It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks were striking thirteen."

- George Orwell.

Inspirational Spring Quotes

Here's a list of inspirational quotes about the spring season.

13. "The most beautiful springs are those that come after the most horrible winters!"

- Mehmet Murat İldan.

14. "Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant."

- Robert Louis Stevenson.

15. "Spring is when you feel like whistling even with a shoe full of slush."

- Doug Larson.

16. "With the coming of spring, I am calm again."

- Gustav Mahler.

17. "You can cut all the flowers but you can't stop spring from coming."

- Pablo Neruda.

18. "You know how it is with an April day

When the sun is out and the wind is still,

You're one month on in the middle of May."

- Robert Frost.

19. "Spring shows what God can do with a drab and dirty world."

- Virgil A. Kraft.

20. "Blossom by blossom the spring begins."

- Algernon Charles Swinburne.

21. "Despite the forecast, live like it's spring."

- Lilly Pulitzer.

22. "Spring unlocks the flowers to paint the laughing soil."

- Bishop Reginald Heber.

23. "Spring makes its own statement, so loud and clear that the gardener seems to only be only of the instruments, not the composer."

- Geoffrey B. Charlesworth.

24. "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.

25. "Spring is the fountain of thirsty winter."

- Munia Khan.

26. "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.

27. "Gather in the summer, gather in the winter; and you will have everything you want in the spring."

- Alan Maiccon.

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

- Henry Miller.

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

- Sheryl Crow.

30. "She was like springtime distilled into a person."

- Laini Taylor.

31. "Pronounce these words slowly: forsythia, magnolia, azalea, redbud. Spring: it's not a fantasy, it's real."

- Marty Rubin.

32. "Spring is a season of the soul to regain its strength."

- Lailah Gifty Akita.

Positive April Quotes

Here's a round-up of some positive April quotes.

33. "April hath put a spirit of youth in everything."

- William Shakespeare.

34. "But it is a sort of April-weather life that we lead in this world. A little sunshine is generally the prelude to a storm."

- William Cowper.

35. "Spring in the world! And all things are made new!"

-Richard Hovey.

36. "Sweet April showers

Do spring May flowers."

- Thomas Tusser.

37. "Again the blackbirds sings; the streams

Wake, laughing, from their winter dreams,

And tremble in the April showers

The tassels of the maple flowers."

- John Greenleaf Whittier.

38. "Now the noisy winds are still;

April's coming up the hill!

All the spring is in her train,

Led by shining ranks of rain;

Pit, pat, patter, clatter,

Sudden sun and clatter patter! . . .

All things ready with a will,

April's coming up the hill!"

- Mary Mapes Dodge.

39. "The April winds are magical,

And thrill our tuneful frames;

The garden-walks are passional

To bachelors and dames."

- Ralph Waldo Emerson.

40. "The children with the streamlets sing,

When April stops at last her weeping;

And every happy growing thing

Laughs like a babe just roused from sleeping."

- Lucy Larcom, 'The Sister Months'.

41. "Oh to be in England now that April's there."

- Robert Browning.

42. "It is spring again. The earth is like a child that knows poems by heart."

- Rainer Maria Rilke.

43. "The apple blossoms were just out, dancing like white froth in the April breezes."

- Nancy McKenzie.

44. "She was, indeed, only April with her showers and sunshine, her tearful, childish laughter, and again the frown, and the despair irremediable."

- George MacDonald.

45. "I would like best to be the robin just getting back to his old home; for it is brave and blithe and bonny that he is, and he is April to all of us in the far north."

- Fannie Hardy Eckstorm.

46. "In the first week of April the weather turned suddenly, unseasonably, insistently lovely. The sky was blue, the air warm and windless, and the sun beamed on the muddy ground with all the sweet impatience of June."

- Donna Tartt.

Thought Provoking Quotes For April

These April quotes will really make you think.

47. "...And, longing for light, under wind-driven heaps, Round the boles of the pine-wood the ground-laurel creeps, Unkissed of the sunshine, unbaptized of showers, With buds scarcely swelled, which should burst into flowers!"

- John Greenleaf Whittier.

48. "April is a promise that May is bound to keep."

- Hal Borland.

49. "April prepares her green traffic light and the world thinks Go."

- Christopher Morley.

50. "The tantalizing scent transported me to a white, sandy beach lapped by a turquoise sea under a tropical sun. Lime and coconut were the getaway flavors my bakery customers needed in April, tax time."

- Judith Fertig.

Here at Kidadl, we have carefully created lots of interesting family-friendly quotes for everyone to enjoy! If you liked our suggestions for April Quotes, then why not take a look at summer camp quotes, or [August quotes].

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Written by Moumita Dutta

Bachelor of Arts specializing in Journalism and Mass Communication, Postgraduate Diploma in Sports Management

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Moumita DuttaBachelor of Arts specializing in Journalism and Mass Communication, Postgraduate Diploma in Sports Management

A content writer and editor with a passion for sports, Moumita has honed her skills in producing compelling match reports and stories about sporting heroes. She holds a degree in Journalism and Mass Communication from the Indian Institute of Social Welfare and Business Management, Calcutta University, alongside a postgraduate diploma in Sports Management.

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