"Dirty hands, iced tea, garden fragrances thick in the air,
and a blanket of color before me, who could ask for more?"
- Bev Adams
"It was a splendid summer morning and it seemed as if
nothing could go wrong."
- John Cheever
"Summer afternoon, summer afternoon;
to me those have always been the two most beautiful
words in the English language."
- Henry James
"Oh the summer night
Has a smile of light
And she sits on a sapphire throne."
- Barry Cornwall
"Deep summer is when laziness finds respectability."
- Sam Keen
"A single sunbeam is enough to drive away many shadows."
- St. Francis of Assisi
"People don't notice whether it's winter or summer
when they're happy."
- Anton Chekhov
"Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone
planted a tree a long time ago."
- Warren Buffett
"It's a sure sign of summer if the chair gets up when you do."
- Walter Winchell
"To believe in life is to believe there will always be
someone who will water the geraniums."