Picnic Sayings and Quotes

What’s better than a spread of your favorite snacks and treats? A picnic with a spread of your favorite snacks and treats. There’s something about eating among nature with people you treasure that can’t be beat. Skip the restaurant line with the collection of insightful and interesting picnic quotes below.


Among the delights of Summer were picnics to the woods.     

George Brandes

A picnic is more than eating a meal, it is a pleasurable state of mind.     

DeeDee Stovel

Unless you are at a picnic, life is no picnic.      

Jane Wagner

The examined life is no picnic.      

Robert Fulghum

The things that make me happiest in the whole world are going on the occasional picnic, either with my children or with my partner; big family gatherings; and being able to go to the grocery store - if I can get those things in, I'm doing good.     

Kate Winslet

If the rain spoils our picnic, but saves a farmer's crop, who are we to say it shouldn't rain?     

Tom Barrett

I've liked lots of people 'til I went on a picnic jaunt with them.     

Bess Truman

There's something so intimate about a picnic with your guy. And as the temperature begins to rise, eating outside becomes refreshing and romantic.     

Katie Lee

My perfect day would be to go on a picnic up Mt. Wilson with Christopher Isherwood, Greta Garbo, Aldous Huxley, and Bertrand Russell.     

Jane Fitch

People don’t want to go to the dump and have a picnic, they want to go out to a beautiful place and enjoy their day. And so I think our job is to try to take the environment, take what the good Lord has given us, and expand upon it or enhance it, without destroying it.     

Jack Nicklaus