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7 Quotes to Get You Excited for Summer!

It’s summer. The most feel good season of them all. Just mentioning it makes you instantly remember the warmth and cheer from past summers. Here are several quotes that will fill us with the happiness of summer even after it becomes winter.

 

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1. “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.”

The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

 


 

2. “I wonder what it would be like to live in a world where it was always June.”

Anne of the Island by L.M. Montgomery

 


3. “The castle grounds were gleaming in the sunlight as though freshly painted; the cloudless sky smiled at itself in the smoothly sparkling lake, the satin-green lawns rippled occasionally in a gentle breeze: June had arrived.”
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K. Rowling

 


 

4. “The world is a great diamond. I am happy. The birds are astonishing. What a festival everywhere! The nightingale is a gratuitous Elleviou. Summer, I salute thee!”
Les Misérables by Victor Hugo

 


5. “Every summer there are a number of nights, not many, but a number, when everything is perfect. The light, the warmth, the smells, the mist, the birdsong – the moths. Who can sleep? Who wants to?”
The Fly Trap: A Book about Summer, Islands and the Freedom of Limits by Fredrik Sjöberg

 


 

6. “The summer in you calms the winter in me.”
The Summer in You by Saiber

 


 

7. “There are two times in a person’s life when there is the possibility of pure happiness: in youth and in summer.”
The Last Eve by Brielle A. Marino

 

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