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Funny and short quotes about sunshine to use as your next Instagram caption. “Some people are so much sunshine to the square inch.”

Have you ever noticed the boost of energy you get when the sun shines bright? You automatically feel better when you open the curtains and feel the warmth of the sun’s rays. It’s like letting hope and joy enter your home.

A beautiful sunshine is what makes us smile in spite of all hardships we may go through.

Then, there are those special people who bring sunshine into our lives by simply being there. Their positive vibes always seem to brighten up our day.

Having such people in your life is a blessing so make sure they know how grateful you are for their eternal cheer. If you can’t find the right words, don’t worry. We’ve handpicked a long list of lovely sunshine quotes that you can choose from. Or maybe you just need a cute quote for your Instagram. Below, you’ll find plenty of those too!

If you are feeling blue and gloomy, remember that the sun will shine even through the darkest clouds. And smile — the best is yet to come!

Here are 150 lovely and funny sunshine quotes for Instagram

Sunshine quotes for Instagram

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

RICHARD JEFFERIES

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

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

LILLIE LANGTRY

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

ANNE BRONTE

Keep your face to the sun and you will never see the shadows.

HELEN KELLER

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

WILLIAM ARTHUR WARD

When you do something beautiful and nobody noticed, do not be sad. For the sun, every morning is a beautiful spectacle and yet most of the audience still sleeps.

JOHN LENNON (more John Lennon quotes)

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

CURTIS TYRONE JONES

Look forward, in the direction of sunshine.

LAILAH GIFTY AKITA

Even the darkest night will end and the sun will rise.

VICTOR HUGO (more Victor Hugo quotes)

If you spend your whole life waiting for the storm, you’ll never enjoy the sunshine.

MORRIS WEST

The sun still shines, even when it’s hiding.

WINNIE THE POOH (more Winnie the Pooh quotes)

It never hurts to keep looking for sunshine.

EEYORE

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

WILMA RUDOLPH

A compliment is verbal sunshine.

ROBERT ORBEN

Try to be a rainbow in someone’s cloud.

MAYA ANGELOU

None appreciates rainbow and sunshine better than he on whose parade it has rained.

VINCENT OKAY NWACHUKWU

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

ROMAIN ROLLAND

Anything is possible with sunshine and a little pink.

LILLY PULITZER

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

LAURA INGALLS WILDER

In a sunshine state of mind!

UNKNOWN

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

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

FRANK LANE

What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity.

JOSEPH ADDISON

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

WILLIAM ARTHUR WARD

It was June, and the world smelled of roses. The sunshine was like powdered gold over the grassy hillside.

MAUD HART LOVELACE

Sunshine cannot bleach the snow, Nor time unmake what poets know.

RALPH WALDO EMERSON

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

SAMUEL JOHNSON

Graciousness is like the sun shining through trees.

UNKNOWN

Keep grindin’ boy, your life can change in one year, And even when it’s dark out, the sun is shining somewhere.

J. COLE (more J. Cole quotes)

You don’t waste October sunshine. Soon the old autumn sun would bed down in cloud blankets and there would be weeks of gray rain before it finally decided to snow.

KATHERINE ARDEN

We all want to see Sunshine after Moonlight.

JAN JANSEN

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

UNKNOWN

Any patch of sunlight in a wood will show you something about the sun which you could never get from reading books on astronomy. These pure and spontaneous pleasures are ‘patches of Godlight’ in the woods of our experience.

C.S. LEWIS

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

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

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

JEAN B. MASSILLON

There is sunshine in my soul today.

UNKNOWN

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

LUTHER BURBANK

There’s a bright spot in every dark cloud.

BRUCE BERESFORD

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

ALOK JAGAWAT

The greater your storm, the brighter your rainbow.

UNKNOWN

Thunderstorms are as much our friends as the sunshine.

CRISS JAMI

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

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

ANNE FRANK

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

CLARE JOSA

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

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

EURIPIDES

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

The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.

JOHN F. KENNEDY

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

UNKNOWN

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

JACK MA

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

LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

The sun shines everywhere, not just at the beach.

BRANDE RODERICK

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

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

LOUIE SCHWARTZBERG

Kindness is the sunshine in which virtue grows.

ROBERT GREEN INGERSOLL

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

HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN

Get off the track of doubt and gloom. Get on the Sunshine Track –there’s room.

UNKNOWN

Anyone who thinks that sunshine is pure happiness, has never danced in the rain.

UNKNOWN

Oh, Sunshine! The most precious gold to be found on earth.

ROMAN PAYNE

May you always walk in sunshine.May you never want for more.

IRISH BLESSING

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

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

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

UNKNOWN

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

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

IRISH SAYING

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

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

KIMBERLY NOVOSEL

Funny sunshine quotes

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

LEE ENTREKIN

I always assumed everybody shared my love for overcast skies. It came as a shock to find out that some people prefer sunshine.

GLENN GOULD

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

STEVE MARTIN

Sunshine and happiness go together like fish and chips! 

CATHERINE PULSIFER

Just remember, after they foreclose on your mortgage, you get a lot more sunshine in your life.

JONATHAN LOCKWOOD HUIE

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

DUSTIN HOFFMAN

Who ate your bowl of sunshine this morning, thundercloud?

UNKNOWN

Humor — The sunshine of the mind. 

BULWER-LYTTON

Whisky is liquid sunshine.

GEORGE BERNARD SHAW

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

CATHERINE PULSIFER

Sunshine quotes for her

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

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

DAVID VISCOTT

The water shines only by the sun. And it is you who are my sun.

CHARLES DE LEUSSE

My night has become a sunny dawn because of you.

IBN ABBAD

When the sun came up… I couldn’t tell where heaven stopped and the Earth began.

TOM HANKS

Good morning, sunshine. You’re the reason I wake up each morning.

UNKNOWN

I swear I couldn’t love you more than I do right now, and yet I know I will tomorrow.

LEO CHRISTOPHER

Wake up my love. Flowers, smiles and laughter are waiting for you.

UNKNOWN

The light that shines from you is more vital to me than the sunlight in the morning. Rise and shine, my beautiful queen.

UNKNOWN

Your smile is like a beautiful sunrise, your kindness a warm blanket.

UNKNOWN

She smelled of sun and daisies with a hint of river water.

KATIE DAISY

The rising sun each morning isn’t half as bright as your smile.

UNKNOWN

She was like the sun,/ She knew her place in the world -/ She would shine again regardless/ of all the storms and changeable weather.

NIKKI ROWE

Sunshine quotes for him

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

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

CATHERINE PULSIFER

When I am with you my world is so bright, I feel like nothing more is due, you bring sunshine and light.

KATE SUMMERS

Not until I felt your sunshine, did I realize that I had been in the shade. 

SUZY KASSEM

Your love shines in my heart as the sun that shines upon the earth.

ELEANOR DI GUILLO

Wishing you sunshine and rainbows.

HEATHER WOLF

We have been friends together in sunshine and in shade.

CAROLINE NORTON

Quotes about sunshine and love

Love comforteth like sunshine after rain.

WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE

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

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

DAVID VISCOTT

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

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

Friends are the sunshine of life.

JOHN HAY

A flower cannot blossom without sunshine, and man cannot live without love.

MAX MULLER

Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead.

OSCAR WILDE

May the light of the morning sun shine upon you. May the deepest and sweetest love always find you.

DEBASISH MRIDHA

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

UNKNOWN

The flowers inside your body are more beautiful than the flowers outside – full with fragrance and love. They are the sunshine and the medicine of your soul.

AMIT RAY

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

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

ROD STEWART

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

UNKNOWN

Love and work are to people what water and sunshine are to plants.

JONATHAN HAIDT

For a dark street, sunshine is most welcome; for a wounded soul, love is most welcome!

MEHMET MURAT ILDAN

Sunshine quotes about happiness

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

JAMES MATTHEW BARRIE

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

Laughter is a sunbeam of the soul.

THOMAS MANN

A good laugh is sunshine in the house.

WILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY

Some people are so much sunshine to the square inch.

WALT WHITMAN

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

NANDINA MORRIS

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

UNKNOWN

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

VICTOR HUGO

Where there is sunshine, the doctor starves.

FLEMISH PROVERB

Think of the days alive with sunshine, not the dismal days of rain.

ROBERT E FARLEY

Bring sunshine into the place you enter.

LATIKA TEOTIA

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

Tears of joy are like the summer rain drops pierced by sunbeams.

HOSEA BALLOU

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

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

RUTH FULTON BENEDICT

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

ZAYNE PARKER

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

RALPH WALDO EMERSON

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

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

WILLIAM FEATHER

Even for me life had its gleams of sunshine.

CHARLOTTE BRONTË

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

RALPH WALDO EMERSON

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

ANTHONY J. D’ANGELO

There is inestimable blessing in a cheerful spirit. When the soul throws its windows wide open, letting in the sunshine and presenting to all who see it the evidence of its gladness, it is not only happy, but it has an unspeakable power of doing good.

ORISON SWETT MARDEN

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

H. JACKSON BROWN, JR.

Look at the sunny side of everything. 

CHRISTIAN D. LARSON

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 GUEST

And should the river of our happy laughter flow ‘neath a sky no cloud yet overcasts. We will not fear the shadows coming after, but make the most of sunshine while it lasts.

E. MATHESON

I believe in Liberty for all men: the space to stretch their arms and their souls, the right to breathe and the right to vote, the freedom to choose their friends, enjoy the sunshine, and ride on the railroads, uncursed by color; thinking, dreaming, working as they will in a kingdom of beauty and love.

W. E. B. DU BOIS

A cloudy day is no match for a sunny disposition.

WILLIAM ARTHUR WARD

The sun does not shine for a few trees and flowers, but the wide world’s joy.

HENRY WARD BEECHER

To be happy, you must be your own sunshine.

C.E. JERNINGHAM

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

WALT DISNEY

The sun, the bright sun, that brings back, not light alone, but new life, and hope, and freshness to man–burst upon the crowded city in clear and radiant glory.  

CHARLES DICKENS