Hearts run amok in summer! Anonymous
A bright morning, the grass stricken with the early morning sunshine, a breath of fresh air, the lengthened day and the warmth of the night, so beautifully describe a perfect summer's day. The presence of all these beautiful ingredients of a charming summer's day, fill the heart with warmth, and generate pure love from its depths. There's just something about summer that makes you feel like you're in love, even if you're actually not. This is the reason why so many authors, poets, and even musicians have likened love to the summer season. Its short-lived presence, its fleeting nature, and yet the warmth it radiates, are all characteristics similar to those of love. Whether it's a summer fling, or a long-lasting romance that began in the month of June, here are some summer love quotes to describe the mischievous nature of summer love.
Quotes and Sayings Describing Summer Love
Many authors and poets, have attempted to describe their love by comparing it to summer. Without love, just like a year without summer, life would be cold and desolate. Here we bring to you a compilation of this comparison of love and summer, in these famous quotes, sayings, and excerpts from poetry.
A life without love is like a year without summer. Swedish Proverb
If a June night could talk, it would probably boast it invented romance. Bern Williams
These are the forgeries of jealousy; And never, since the middle summer's spring, Met we on hill, in dale, forest, or mead, By paved fountain or by rushy brook, Or in the beached margent of the sea, To dance our ringlets to the whistling wind, But with thy brawls thou hast disturbed our sport. William Shakespeare, A Midsummer Night's Dream
Under the summer roses
When the flagrant crimson
Lurks in the dusk
Of the wild red leaves,
Love, with little hands,
Comes and touches you
With a thousand memories,
And asks you
Beautiful, unanswered questions. Carl Sandburg
To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides. David Viscott
I question not if thrushes sing
If roses load the air
Beyond my heart, I need not reach
When all is summer there. John Vance Cheny
Love is to the heart what the summer is to the farmer's year - it brings to harvest all the loveliest flowers of the soul. - Author Unknown
Enhance the love that you radiate every summer, with these great quotes about love.
The Temporariness of Summer Love
And then there is always a comparison to the temporary nature of summer love, what many describe as a 'summer fling', an experience of love, that lasts just as long as summer. Yet, there is a beauty about it, that cannot be overlooked. Many a time, what you may consider to be just a summer fling, may manifest into the romance of a lifetime. This is explained with some of these quotes about summer love by the connoisseurs of music and literature.
The shepherds shun the noonday heat...To closer shades the panting flocks remove; Ye gods! And is there no relief for love? Alexander Pope
I know I am but summer to your heart,
and not the full four seasons of the year. Edna St. Vincent Milay
The summer's over for the both of us,
But that doesn't mean we should give up on love.
You're the one I've been thinking of and I knew the day I met you you'd be the one." Justin Timberlake, Summer Love
I can't wait to fall in love with you
You can't wait to fall in love with me
This just can't be summer love, you'll see
This just can't be summer love. Justin Timberlake, Summer Love
We had a fine time holding hands in June.
Warm in the sunshine; watching loving bloom.
Where are you now?
My heart is frozen in this place.
Waiting for another summer's day;
To bring you back my way. India.Arie, Summer
My summer love was my little secret. No one could tell how many times I met with my secret love so plain in sight. We loved each other each summer day and summer night. Anonymous
Summer romances begin for all kinds of reasons, but when all is said and done, they have one thing in common. They're shooting stars, a spectacular moment of light in the Heavens, fleeting glimpse of eternity and in a flash they're gone. The Notebook
This bud of love, by summer's ripening breath
May prove a beauteous flower next time we meet. William Shakespeare
They say, summer love is not meant to last forever. It is hastened, without the true formality of love, of getting to know each other, of taking it slow and experiencing a new sensation every day, that in essence is part of love itself. Then again, summer love is what you make the most of, simply because it is timed. Whether your love is one that you are sure will last forever, or something that you must experience during summer, use these summer love quotes to make every moment of your affair a more memorable one. This quote by Thomas Parnell, is perfect to describe the charisma of summer and summer love:
Let those love now who never loved before; Let those who always loved, now love the more.