9 Unforgettable Last Days of Summer Quotes for August

As August begins each year and we hurtle toward another autumn, at times we feel desperate to do all.the.things. so we don’t feel like we’ve wasted an entire summer. If you’re feeling some of that desperation, perhaps it’s time to sit back, relax, and read these last days of summer quotes.

“Let us dance in the sun, wearing wild flowers in our hair…” 

– Susan Polis Schutz

“August rain: the best of the summer gone, and the new fall not yet born. The odd uneven time.”

– Sylvia Plath

“Did you know that a bee dies after he stings you? And that there’s a star called Aldebaran? And that around the tenth of August, any year, you can look up in the sky at night and see dozens and dozens of shooting stars?”

– Elizabeth Enright

“Learning how to be still, to really be still and let life happen – that stillness becomes a radiance.”

– Morgan Freeman

“Write about winter in the summer.”

– Annie Dillard

“Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.”

– Jim Rohn

When a quote strikes your fancy or hits a chord, take a few minutes and write about your thoughts and feelings.