Celebrate Spring!

Written by on March 25, 2012 in Celebrations, Families and Kids - No comments

The Huffington Post has a wonderful collection of quotations about spring and beautiful flowers.  Enjoy:

“Spring — an experience in immortality.”
-Henry D. Thoreau

You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep Spring from coming”
-Pablo Neruda

“Spring is when life’s alive in everything.”
-Christina Rossetti

“April hath put a spirit of youth in everything.”
-William Shakespeare

“Spring is the time of plans and projects.”
-Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina

“Spring shows what God can do with a drab and dirty world.”
-Virgil A. Kraft

“It is spring again. The earth is like a child that knows poems by heart.”
-Rainer Maria Rilke

“A little Madness in the Spring Is wholesome even for the King.”
-Emily Dickinson

“I love spring anywhere, but if I could choose I would always greet it in a garden. ”
-Ruth Stout

People ask me what I do in winter when there’s no baseball. I’ll tell you what I do. I stare out the window and wait for spring.”
-Rogers Hornsby

“An optimist is the human personification of spring.”
-Susan J. Bissonette

“In the spring time, the only pretty ring time, when birds do sing … sweet lovers love the spring.”
-William Shakespeare

“In spring time, love is carried on the breeze. Watch out for flying passion or kisses whizzing by your head.”
-Emma Racine deFleur

Sitting quietly, doing nothing, spring comes, and the grass grows by itself.”

“If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant: if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome.”
-Anne Bradstreet

About the Author

Life-Cycle Celebrant Sarah Ritchie respects all faiths. She has received diplomas from the Celebrant Foundation & Institute, USA, where she now serves as a faculty member. Sarah wants to lead the way in creating a ceremony that reflects you, your love, and all the things that you hold most dear in the world. She lives in New York City, but brings along a hospitality that she attributes to her home, Oklahoma. In addition to this work that she adores, she devotes herself to a variety of charities on issues relating to education, children, health, and the arts.

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