July Sayings and Quotes

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


Who knows what women can be when they are finally free to become themselves.     

Betty Friedan

We can't possibly have a summer love. So many people have tried that the names become proverbial. Summer is only the unfulfilled promise of spring, a charlatan in place of the warm balmy nights I dream of in April. It's a sad season of life without growth. It has no day.     

F. Scott Fitzgerald

That is the truly beautiful and encouraging aspect of freedom, no one struggles for it just for himself.     

Fanny Lewald

July is hot afternoons and sultry nights and mornings when its joy just to be alive. July is a picnic and a red canoe and a sunburned neck and a softball game and ice tinkling in a tall glass. July is a blind date with summer.     

Hal Borland

America was not built on fear. American was built on courage, on imagination, and an unbeatable determination to do the job at hand.     

Harry S. Truman

The zeal, bravery, and good behavior of the officers and men on the night of June 30, and during July 1, was commendable in the extreme.     

John Buford

July, that lovely hell, all velvet dresses and drapes stuffed into a hot little hole.     

Laura Kasischke

Here men from the planet Earth first set foot upon the Moon. July 1969 AD. We came in peace for all mankind.     

Neil Armstrong

With freedom, books, flowers, and the moon, who could not be happy?     

Oscar Wilde

It strikes me that the spirit of the Fourth, this year, was used up by September's end and fell like an early leaf.     

William H. Gass

The summer looks out from her brazen tower, Through the flashing bars of July.     

Francis Thompson

There are lots of emotions that go with the fourth of July.     

Dan Harmon

Kiss is a Fourth of July fireworks show with a backbeat.     

Gene Simmons

Ah, summer, what power you have to make us suffer and like it.     

Russel Baker