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151 Beautiful Sunshine Quotes To Lighten Up Your Day

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Here you will find the biggest collection of sunshine quotes anywhere on the internet.

When the sun is shining it helps to put you in a good mood.

And being in a good mood often leads to a productive day.

Make the most of being in a good mood by reading some sunshine quotes.

Share these quotes about sunshine with your friends, family, and loved ones.

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Top 10 Sunshine Quotes

If you want to see the sunshine, you have to weather the storm.

Frank Lane
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When the clouds away the sun will shine.

Anthony T. Hincks
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Inspiration comes in ordinary packages, from the glimmer of sunlight through a forest of shadows to the innocence of a child’s smile.

Emilee Day
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Bring sunshine into the place you enter.

Latika Teotia
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A good laugh is sunshine in the house.

William M. Thackeray
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Never give up. Today is hard, tomorrow will be worse, but the day after tomorrow will be sunshine.

Jack Ma
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Awaken the sunshine within you.

Asad Meah
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Even the sun directs our gaze away from itself and to the life illumined by it.

Eberhard Arnold
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Those who bring sunshine into the lives of others cannot keep it from themselves.

James M. Barrie 
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And may sunshine and happiness surround you when you’re far from home.

Rod Stewart
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Sunshine cannot bleach the snow, Nor time unmake what poets know. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Even on a cloudy day, the sun is shining somewhere!


Got that sunshine in my pocket. Anonymous

Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces us up, snow is exhilarating; there is really no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather. John Ruskin

Opportunities are like sunrises. If you wait too long, you miss them. William Arthur Ward

The sun shines everywhere, not just at the beach. Brande Roderick

Country songs tell you that life and love have a fickle sense of humor and drama, yet life is neutral; it provides us with sunshine and rain. Linda Drevenstedt

To say goodbye, is to die a little. To say good morning, is a hope for a new sunshine in a cloudy winter.

Nabil Toussi

Personal prayer, it seems to me, is one of the simplest necessities of life, as basic to the individual as sunshine, food and water -and at times, of course, more so. By prayer I mean an effort to get in touch with the Infinite. Dwight D. Eisenhower

There is nothing more beautiful than a rainbow but it takes both rain and sunshine to make a rainbow. Author Unknown

Create your own sunshine. Anonymous

Scatter sunshine all along your way. Anonymous

We all want to see Sunshine after Moonlight. Jan Jansen

A light wind swept over the corn, and all nature laughed in the sunshine.

Anne Bronte

The friend in my adversity I shall always cherish most. I can better trust those who helped to relieve the gloom of my dark hours than those who are so ready to enjoy with me the sunshine of my prosperity. Ulysses S. Grant

May the sunshine of comfort shine through the gloom of despair. Irish Saying

Let the sunshine on your soul. Anonymous

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False friends are like our shadow, keeping close to us while we walk in the sunshine, but leaving us the instant we cross into the shade. John Christian Bovee

May you see sunshine where others see shadows and opportunities where others see obstacles. Unknown

You’re a wonderful addition to our family and we wish nothing but sunny days for you in the coming year.

A. Lynch

Flowers always make people better, happier, and more helpful; they are sunshine, food and medicine for the soul. Luther Burbank

I used to cover my windows in heavy curtains, never drawn. Now I danced in the sunlight on my hardwood floors. Kimberly Novosel

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The greater your storm, the brighter your rainbow. Unknown

Turn your face to the sun and the shadows fall behind you. Maori Proverb

Even for me life had its gleams of sunshine. Charlotte Brontë

Some people seemed to get all sunshine, and some all shadow. Louisa May Alcott

Do whatever you think replenish your soul from over working.


We never grow without the sunshine of warmth, positive thoughts, guidance from those who care and help us to meet challenges head on, from the rain that must fall so we know how to deal with adversity and failure, and from learning to give back just as much as we receive. Byron Pulsifer

Faith is the virtue of the storm, just as happiness is the virtue of sunshine. Ruth Fulton Benedict

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We have been friends together in sunshine and in shade. Caroline Norton

Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine.

Anthony J. D’Angelo

Look forward, in the direction of sunshine. Lailah Gifty Akita

Beautiful Sunshine Quotes

Some old fashioned things like fresh air and sunshine are hard to beat. Laura Ingalls Wilder

Anyone’s life truly lived consists of work, sunshine, exercise, soap, plenty of fresh air, and a happy contented spirit.

Lillie Langtry

Rise above the storm and you will find the sunshine. Mario Fernandez

The two basic items necessary to sustain life are sunshine and coconut milk. Dustin Hoffman

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If your life is constantly full of sunshine where each day is transformed into beauty and each worldly gift is yours to use, then you are one of a few. Byron Pulsifer

When you can’t find the sunshine, be the sunshine. Anonymous

Change, like sunshine, can be a friend or a foe, a blessing or a curse, a dawn or a dusk.

William Arthur Ward

Marriages are like the weather, some rainy, some storms but mostly sunny days. Catherine Pulsifer

It is eternity now. I am in the midst of it. It is about me and the sunshine. Richard Jefferies

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Today, give a stranger one of your smiles. It might be the only sunshine he sees all day. H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

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Stay on the sunny side of life. Anonymous

After rain comes sunshine. Anonymous

The children bring us laughter, and the children bring us tears; they string our joys, like jewels bright, upon the thread of years; they bring the bitterest cares we know, their mothers’ sharpest pain, then smile our world to loveliness, like sunshine after rain.

Edgar A Guest

Our objective should be to live, really live, all the days of our lives, through joys, disasters, threats, sunshine and storms. Wilfred Peterson

Get off the track of doubt and gloom, get on the sunshine track there’s room. Anonymous

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May sunshine surround you each new day. And may smiles and love never be far away. Catherine Pulsifer

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Your thoughts and your perception of the world influences all that you do, and all that you are, and all that you can be. If you see the sunshine, feel the sunshine then you feel good. But if your focus is only on the clouds and the dark sky then you may find yourself a bit gloomy. Catherine Pulsifer

A cloudy day is no match for a sunny disposition. William Arthur Ward

Most of the shadows of this life are caused by our standing in our own sunshine.

Henry Ward Beecher

Love, whether newly born or aroused from a deathlike slumber, must always create sunshine, filling the heart so full of radiance, this it overflows upon the outward world. Nathaniel Hawthorne

A flower needs sunlight to grow and develop. Learning is like sunshine to us, helping us grow and develop. Catherine Pulsifer

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Kindness is the sunshine in which virtue grows. Robert Green Ingersoll

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A grandma is someone who’s dear in every way. Her smile is like the sunshine that brightens each new day. Author Unknown

A meal without wine is like a day without sunshine, except that on a day without sunshine you can still get drunk.

Lee Entrekin

If you want to shine like a sun, first burn like a sun. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

Some days you just have to create your own sunshine. Sam Sundquist

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Every day is a good day to be alive, whether the sun’s shining or not. Marty Robbins

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The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining. John F. Kennedy

Even when it’s raining, the sunshine is still there. Clare Josa

Love comforteth like sunshine after rain.

William Shakespeare

Look at the sunny side of everything. Christian D. Larsen

If parents are gracious, children will bask in it like the beach on a sunny day. Michael Cannon Loehrer

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Just living is not enough… one must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower. Hans Christian Andersen

Daylight follows a dark night.


Stay close to people who make you feel like sunshine. Anonymous

Inspirational Sunshine Quotes

Keep your face towards the sunshine and the shadows will fall behind you. Walt Whitman

Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Sending you a day full of sunshine, a heaven filled with rainbows, and a pocket full of dreams. May the future ahead of you be as wonderful as you are. Judith Wibberley

When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive, to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love. Marcus Aurelius

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The sun is but a morning star. Henry David Thoreau

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Every time I looked at the sky and at my watch, that monster was still up there. Julie Hecht

To say good morning, is a hope for a new sunshine in a cloudy winter.

Nabil Toussi

I’m a happy go lucky ray of f*cking sunshine. Unknown

The sun always shines above the clouds. Paul F. Davis

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The Sun can be your greatest gloom, or your greatest comforter, depending on how you view its shine. Anthony Liccione

Be someone’s sunshine when their skies are grey. Anonymous

Good morning is not just a word, it’s an action and a belief to live the entire day well. Morning is the time when you set the tone for the rest of the day. Set it right!

Fain Blake

In order for the light to shine so brightly, the darkness must be present. Sir Francis Bacon

May happiness and sunshine fill your day not only on your birthday but the whole year through. Author Unknown

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Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing in one’s own sunshine. Ralph Waldo Emerson

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O, Sunlight! The most precious gold to be found on Earth. Roman Payne

A day without sunshine is like, you know, night. Steve Martin

We need the storms, the overcast days to help us appreciate the sunny days. If it was sunny every day then we would start taking it for granted.

Catherine Pulsifer

The sunrise, of course, doesn’t care if we watch it or not. It will keep on being beautiful, even if no one bothers to look at it. Gene Amole

Don’t let the shadows of yesterday spoil the sunshine of tomorrow. Live for today. Nandina Morris

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The day of the sun is like the day of a king. It is a promenade in the morning, a sitting on the throne at noon, a pageant in the evening. Wallace Stevens

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When the sun is shining I can do anything; no mountain is too high, no trouble too difficult to overcome. Wilma Rudolph

To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.

David Viscott

It is the artist’s business to create sunshine when the sun fails. Romain Rolland

But friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life, and thanks to a benevolent arrangement the greater part of life is sunshine. Thomas Jefferson

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A sunny disposition is worth more than fortune. Young people should know that it can be cultivated; that the mind like the body can be moved from the shade into sunshine. Andrew Carnegie

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Don’t fear the sun. The sun is the reason for life on this planet. Unknown

Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see a shadow. Helen Keller

Keep your face always toward the sunshine and the shadows will fall behind you.

Walt Whitman

An easily accessible and transparent database of contract information will bring sunshine into the confusing and sometimes shadowy practice of government contracting. Tom Coburn

Don’t confuse your path with your destination. Don’t confuse your path with your destination, just because it’s stormy now, doesn’t mean you aren’t headed for sunshine, just because it’s stormy now, doesn’t mean you aren’t headed for sunshine. Dr. Anthony Fernando

After the rain, the sun will reappear. There is life. After the pain, the joy will still be here.

Walt Disney

When sun about to set down, it glows so bright one more time to shine everything up. Raja Shakeel Mushtaque

Motivational Sunshine Quotes

Nobody needs a smile so much as the one who has none to give. So get used to smiling heart-warming smiles, and you will spread sunshine in a sometimes dreary world. Lawrence G. Lovasik

The sun is new each day.


Choose to confide in friends with sunny dispositions who will encourage you to be more positive. Zayne Parker

You see but your shadow when you turn your back to the sun. Kahlil Gibran

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Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead. Louisa May Alcott

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Some people are making such thorough preparation for rainy days that they aren’t enjoying today’s sunshine. William Feather

Think about sunshine – what daily radiance is showered upon you through it, what immense golden goodness. Every single day, over so much of the planet. John Eldredge

Danger gleams like sunshine to a brave man’s eyes.


I’m just a simple guy, I live from day to day. A ray of sunshine melts my frown and blows my blues away. Jimmy Page

If you can dance like raindrops, there will always be sunshine. Curtis Tyrone Jones

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Don’t confuse your path with your destination, just because it’s stormy now, doesn’t mean you aren’t headed for sunshine. Unknown

No matter how long is a rainy day, it cannot beat the sun forever. Alok Jagawat

People who start their day on the sunny side of the day, . . . are more likely to embrace the day as something new, something to look forward to rather than mere drudgery.

Byron Pulsifer

But once in a while, you pick the right thing, the exact best thing. Every day, the moment you open your eyes and pull off your blankets, that’s what you hope for. The sunshine on your face, warm enough to make you heart sing. Sarah Ockler, Bittersweet

It’s the artist’s business to create sunshine when the sun falls. Romain Rolland

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Anyone who says sunshine brings happiness has never danced in the rain. Author Unknown

There is sunshine in my soul today. Unknown

Sunsets are proof that endings can often be beautiful, too. Beau Taplin

Shine today you can be a ray of sunshine and warmth for someone. All it takes is a smile.


Life is a mixture of sunshine and rain, teardrops and laughter, pleasure and pain. Just remember, there was never a cloud that the sun couldn’t shine through. Anonymous

Sunshine and happiness go together like fish and chips! Catherine Pulsifer

A compliment is verbal sunshine. Robert Orben 

Anything is possible with sunshine and a little pink. Lilly Pulitzer

Thoughtfulness is to a friendship what sunshine is to a garden.

Author Unknown

As you grew, no matter what happened we encouraged you to look at the sunny side of life. So as your turn we wish you much sunshine and happiness. Catherine Pulsifer

Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face. Victor Hugo

Good morning is a contradiction of terms. Jim Davis

Don’t let anybody steal your sunshine. Anonymous

Where there is sunshine, the doctor starves.

Flemish Proverb

Some people are so much sunshine to the square inch. Walt Whitman

Sunshine state of mind. Anonymous

How glorious a greeting the sun gives the mountains! John Muir

To be happy, you must be your own sunshine. C.E. Jerningham

The sun is a daily reminder that we too can rise again from the darkness, that we too can shine our own light. S. Ajna

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

It’s so easy to be grateful for a flower, for a bug, for a beautiful day. Louie Schwartzberg

He that will enjoy the brightness of sunshine, must quit the coolness of the shade. Samuel Johnson

Health and good humor are to the human body like sunshine to vegetation. Jean B. Massillon

Wishing you sunshine and rainbows. Heather Wolf

I’ve found that there is always some beauty left — in nature, sunshine, freedom, in yourself; these can all help you.

Anne Frank

Sunshine is the best medicine. Anonymous

To Sum Up

Hopefully you have enjoyed this huge list of sunshine quotes.

There are lots to motivate you every day.

I would love to know which sunshine quotes are your favourites.

Drop them in the comments below!

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Last Updated on May 26, 2021 by TheGrowthReactor

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