Sunsets Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old sunsets quotes, sunsets sayings, and sunsets proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Nature is painting for us, day after day, pictures of infinite beauty if only we have the eyes to see them.

John Ruskin

Know what you want to do, hold the thought firmly, and do every day what should be done, and every sunset will see you that much nearer to your goal.

Elbert Hubbart

The sacred lamp of day Now dipt in western clouds his parting ray.


The death-bed of a day, how beautiful.     


Soon it got dusk, a grapy dusk, a purple dusk over tangerine groves and long melon fields; the sun the color of pressed grapes, slashed with burgundy red, the fields the color of love and Spanish mysteries.     

Jack Kerouac

If your eyes are blinded with your worries, you cannot see the beauty of the sunset.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

It seems there is more interest in sunsets than sunrises. Perhaps because innately we fear the dark.

Richelle E. Goodrich

Sunsets in themselves are generally superior to sunrises; but with the sunset we appreciate images drawn from departed peace and faded glory.

George Stillman Hillard

When I admire the wonder of a sunset my soul expands in the worship of the creator.

Mahatma Gandhi

People are just as wonderful as sunsets if you let them be. When I look at a sunset, I don't find myself saying, Soften the orange a bit on the right hand corner.' I don't try to control a sunset. I watch with awe as it unfolds.

Carl R. Rogers

If a beautiful sunset is seen, how much more beautiful is WHAT is seeing it?     

Michael Jeffreys

Don't forget:beautiful sunsets need cloudy skies.     

Paulo Coelho

Sunset is so marvellous that even the sun itself watches it every day in the reflections of the infinite oceans!

Mehmet Murat ildan

Why did dusk and fir-scent and the afterglow of autumnal sunsets make people say absurd things?

L.M. Montgomery

One day, I watched the sun setting forty-four times......You know...when one is so terribly sad, one loves sunsets.     

Antoine De Saint-Exup_ry

Sunsets are proof that endings can often be beautiful too.     

Beau Taplin

There's something about a humid, dusky evening that's kind of sexy.

Sam Trammell

Down sank the great red sun, and in golden, glimmering vapors Veiled the light of his face, like the Prophet descending from Sinai.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Bursts of gold on lavender melting into saffron. It's the time of day when the sky looks like it has been spray-painted by a graffiti artist.     

Mia Kirshner