102 'Good Afternoon' Quotes For Those Golden Sunday Afternoons

Good Afternoon Sunday quotes to relax.

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Sunday is the best day of the week, isn't it?

Sundays are golden. Everybody looks forward to a good afternoon for rejuvenating themself.

A good afternoon Sunday spent in the midst of nature, sipping a cup of natural tea is the best afternoon spent. Relax and spend time in joy with loved ones. After a busy work week, Sunday comes as a blessing. Spend more time in bed before you hit Monday. Sunday afternoon is when you can relax, enjoy and plan your upcoming week.  

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Sunday 'Good Afternoon' Quotes

Sundays are the beautiful days that give us the time to rejuvenate, revitalize, and rewind ourselves. After a lazy morning, here are a few 'good afternoon' blessings and quotes that can help you unwind quickly.

1. “Be in the habit of getting up bright and early on the weekends. Why waste such precious time in bed?”

– Marilyn Vos Savant.

2. “Sunday, the day for the language of leisure.”

– Elfriede Jelinek.

3.“Do not let Sunday be taken from you. If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.”

– Albert Schweitzer.

4.“Sunday clears away the rust of the whole week.”

– Joseph Addison.

5." Sunday is the core of our civilization, dedicated to thought and reverence."

– Ralph Waldo Emerson.

6."Sundays tend to be a day where just I do nothing but visit people. It’s kind of like trick-or-treating.”

– Chuck Palahniuk.

7. "This is your Sunday evening reminder that you can handle whatever this week throws at you.”

– Unknown.*

8." Sunday, for me, is all about being home with the family with no plans.”

– John Lasseter.

9. "SUNDAY – The day I planned a lot but actually do nothing.”

– Lovely Goyal.

10."On this wonderful Sunday, don’t forget to be thankful for the little things in life.”

– Unknown.*

11."God works all things for good to those who love Him and persevere through to victory."

-Faith Marie Baczko.

12."God desires that we are dependent upon Him, not independent from Him."

-Joyce Meyer.

13."But nothing beats a Woody Allen film on a Sunday night, with a glass of wine and some leftovers."

-Kate Fleetwood.

14.“Oh, dear Sunday, I want to sleep in your arms and have a fun day.”

– Santosh Kalwar.

15.“The Anxiety of Sunday afternoon: your unlived lives and infinite possibility pressing upon the constraints of reality."

— Alain de Botton.

16."Weekends are a bit like rainbows; they look good from a distance but disappear when you get up close to them."

– John Shirley.

17."There is always something new to learn and feel each Sunday.”

– Bishop Gerald Causse.

18."A Sunday well-spent brings a week of content."    

-Traditional Proverb.

19.You know what Sunday is, it’s a day with a lot of potential for naps.”

– Polly Horvath.

20.“May your Sunday be blessed with love, joy, peace, and happiness.”

– Unknown.*

Beautiful Sunday Afternoon Quotes And Wishes

Sunday gives a ray of hope for the beautiful week ahead.

Sundays are the only days when people relax, take a good afternoon with their sweet family and friends, and make the best time to calm themselves and recharge for the next day of work.

21."The city takes a breath on Sunday. Of all that’s lost with the pursuit of what’s next, I hope we don’t lose that…”

– Hawksley Workman.

22.“Life is a magic. The beauty of life is the next second. Enjoy this afternoon.”


23."There are a lot more TV sets in use on Monday night than on Sunday afternoon."

-Pete Rozelle.

24.“This is Sunday, and the question arises, what’ll I start tomorrow?”

– Kurt Vonnegut.

25.“It’s a beautiful Sunday morning and a great opportunity to thank the Lord for reminding us how blessed we are.”


26. "Millions long for immortality who don't know what to do with themselves on a rainy Sunday afternoon."

- Susan Ertz.

27.“The goal of Sunday is to leave my home as little as possible.”

– Mark Morris.

28.“Don’t judge men’s wealth or godliness by their Sunday appearance.”

– Benjamin Franklin.

29.“Books are no different from goats! They enjoy an afternoon out on the lawn."

-Kate Bernheimer.

30.“You cannot have the beginnings of a productive week without a Sunday spent in the calmness of the day.”

– Byron Pulsifer.

Relaxing Quotes For A Sweet Afternoon

An afternoon well spent is a well-spent day. Keep your afternoon moment special, inviting your friends for a cup of coffee every week could make your afternoon beautiful. Here are a few good afternoon quotes and wishes that can make every Sunday special for you.

31."Nature is painting for us, day after day, pictures of infinite beauty."

- John Ruskin.

32."Sunday afternoon is for papers and writing."

-Nicholas Haslam.

33."Eamonn should be the perfect recipe for a Sunday afternoon."

-Richard Park.

34."Sunday is the golden clasp that binds together the volume of the week."

– Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.

35."Time flows in a strange way on Sundays."

– Haruki Murakami.

36.“Weekends don’t count unless you spend them doing something completely pointless.”

– Bill Watterson.

37.“Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.”

– Robert Louis Stevenson.

38.“The afternoon knows what the morning never suspected.”

- Jonathan Grimwood.

39."Life is a wretched gray Saturday, but it has to be lived through."

– Anthony Burgess.

40."We decided to do it on a Sunday afternoon because that's when you go to the beach"

-Suzanne Chaillot.

41.“As long as we're ahead on Sunday Afternoon, I'm Happy."

-Catrin Nilsmark.

42.“Sunday is my favourite day."

-Emma Caulfield.

Funny Good Afternoon Quotes

A relaxing afternoon is a sweet moment anyone can hope to spend in smiles. Here are some fun Sunday afternoon quotes to wish your friend a 'good ffternoon'.

43.“Tuesday Afternoon, has me feeling like, I need a nap, 3 tacos and a margarita."


44. "Sunday brings along memories of childhood when I used to wake up to go to church. Then when I would return home there would be something special for breakfast. I miss those days."

-Quincy Latte.

45.“Happiness is a hot bath on a Sunday afternoon.”

–A. D. Posey.

46. "I work every single day, even on Sundays."

–Rico Love.

Sunday Quotes For The Afternoon

Here are more beautiful Sunday quotes for everyone. We hope these interesting quotes about afternoons will make your Sunday special. Share these good afternoon wishes with friends too!

47."This afternoon held that special quality of mournful emptiness I've connected with late Sunday afternoons ever since childhood: the feeling of having nothing to do."

-Margaret Atwood.

48."Sunday afternoons are the longest afternoons of all."

-Carson McCullers.

49. "And this is how we loved: a fifth of vodka and an afternoon in the attic."

— Ocean Vuong.

50."This afternoon he will play guitar and sing 'I Taste A LiquorNever Brewed.'”

— Hans Ostrom.

51."It's basically the same, just darker (on racing Saturday nights as opposed to Sunday afternoons, 1991)."

- Alan Kulwicki.

52."I cook a mean Sunday lunch. My idea of Heaven is a lunch outside on a beautifully sunny Sunday afternoon. It's the time to gather everyone together."

-Cate Blanchett.

53.“Never drink black coffee at lunch; it will keep you awake all afternoon.”

-Jilly Cooper.

54."When I was a kid, I used to watch all those Sunday afternoon matinees featuring all the Hollywood greats."

-Anita Dobson.

55."Good afternoon,' I said cheerfully, with an especially saccharine smile for the High Lord."

— Sarah J. Maas 'A Court Of Thorns And Roses'

56. "The afternoon knows what the morning never suspected.”

- Jonathan Grimwood.

57.“Good afternoon does not listen to negative people."


58."Typically a weekend retreat for the heart, soul and palate, brunch is the perfect way to unwind and reconnect."

-Marcela Valladolid.

59.“Sunday evenings often feel like the weekend is over before it's even begun.    

-Catherine McCormack.

Happy 'Good Afternoon' Quotes And Wishes

Most people enjoy their afternoons with a cup of tea or a short nap. Here we bring some beautiful good afternoon wishes and quotes for sharing with friends.

60. “Well, there’s nothing better than putting your feet up on a Sunday afternoon and grabbing a good book.”

– Chris Klein.

61.“Just bugging you to wish a happy afternoon. I love annoying you with my message and love.”


62 “Love is like life. So you are my life now. I wish my life a good afternoon. Enjoy your lunch honey.”


63. "Always take some of the play, fun, freedom and wonders of the weekend into your week and your work.”

- Rasheed Ogunlaru.

64."Why is Sunday a day of rest because it is different than all the rest."

-Byron Pulsifer.

65. "Ah, Sunday, the day of rest… now THAT'S something to be thankful for!"

-Aaron P. Taylor.

66. "Faith is not an assignment we sign up for, it is a blessing we are given."

-Donna Schmier.

67."HEAVEN knows the difference between SUNDAY morning and WEDNESDAY afternoon."

-Max Lucado.

68."God doesn't always take you out of the problem. He stretches your faith by taking you through the problem."

-Rick Warren.

69."You go out on a Sunday afternoon and the whole family is there."

-Dana Delany.

70."It’s a beautiful Sunday! There are so many reasons to be happy and not to give up, look around and cheer up.”


71."Sundays are for Dim Sum."        

-Eddie Huang.

72."I blog because I have something to say. "                                            

-Eddie Huang.

73."I was more than happy to not wear shoes. The only time we wore shoes was on Sunday when we went to church."

-Beauden Barrett.

74. "I am giving you kisses and hugs on my thoughts. Good afternoon sweetheart."


75."People react to fear, not love; they don't teach that in Sunday School, but it's true"

-Richard M. Nixon.

76."Hope you have an afternoon as lovely as you are."


77.“None of us knows what might happen even the next minute, yet still we go forward. Because we trust. Because we have Faith.”

― Paulo Coelho.

Funny Quotes For A Good Afternoon

Every Sunday is a fun day. Laugh with your friend as you read these quotes. These are a collection of best quotes about afternoons to help you relax and energize yourself. These are relevant for any afternoon and for sharing on a good afternoon with friends.

78."Sunday evenings often feel like the weekend is over before it is even begun."

– Catherine.

79.“Between Monday and Saturday, men make an audience. On Sunday, they make a congregation.”  

– Mokokoma Mokhonoana.

80."If God hadn't rested on Sunday, He would have had time to finish the world."

– Gabriel García Márquez .

81."I am clumsy, drop glasses and get drunk on Monday afternoons."

-Charlotte Eriksson.

82"Whisper your prayers, shout them loud or groan…God hears them and sees your sincerity. May you find succor in His presence today. Have a happy Sunday."

– Unknown.*

83."If I didn't finish my meat, I had to sit with it for most of the afternoon. No wonder I'm a vegetarian now."

-Celia Imrie.

84."I came home every Friday afternoon, riding the six miles on the back of a big mule."

-Ida B. Wells.

85."Saturdays are for adventures, Sundays are for cuddling.”


86."Meet this happy Sunday! Remember: whatever you do and wherever you go, take always a smile and a good mood with you."


87.“Be bright like the afternoon sun and let everyone who sees you feel inspired by all the great things you do."

-Delna Rose.

88."As you climb the ladder of success, check occasionally to make sure it is leaning against the right wall."

-Swati Khare.

89."If I had a free afternoon, I would play music, sit in my backyard, and drink coffee.”

- Aja Naomi King.

90."Do you know anything that in all its innocence is more humiliating than the funny pages of a Sunday newspaper in America?"

-Johan Huizinga.

91."I love to go to the zoo. But not on Sunday. I don't like to see the people making fun of the animals, when it should be the other way around. "

-Ernest Hemingway.

92.“I’m never any good in the morning. It is only after four in the afternoon that I get going.”

- Stephen Hawking.

93."For most Americans, Friday afternoons are filled with positive anticipation of the weekend."

-John Sununu.

94."Good, better, best. Never let it rest. 'Till your good is better and your better is best."

-St. Jerome.

95. "I’m not good at going on stage night after night and on wet Wednesday afternoons."

- Anthony Hopkins.

96.“Learning history is so easy but making history is so difficult.


97."Poetry is truth in its Sunday clothes."

– Philibert Joseph Roux.

98."Sunday is a time when you sit back and reflect on all the blessings that you have received. Smile at all the good things that you are enjoying."

– Sera Train.

99."When I woke up Sunday morning at the Open and stepped outside and felt the wind and rain in my face, I knew I had an excellent chance to win if I just took my time and trusted myself."

– Tom Kite.

100.“Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is a gift of God, which is why we call it the present.”

― Bill Keane.

101."Sunday is a wonderful day to spend in the circle of your family and friends, make impressions for the whole week today."


102. "It’s Sunday, therefore I am 100% motivated to do nothing today!"

-Ginger Blossom.

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