Sunsets Sayings and Quotes

Sunsets are a gorgeous sight. Their burst of orange, pink, and purple hues across the sky retire the fleeting day to a dream-like state. If sundown is the highlight of your day, check out our collection of wise and inspirational sunset quotes, sayings, and proverbs below.

Sunset is still my favorite color, and rainbow is second.     

Mattie Stepanek

Every sunset is an opportunity to reset.     

Richie Norton

Sunsets are just little glimpses of the Golden streets of Heaven.....     


Twilight fell: The sky turned to a light, dusky purple littered with tiny silver stars.     

J.K. Rowling

Every evening brings us nearer God.     


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 death-bed of a day, how beautiful.     


He should not vow to walk in the dark, who has not seen the nightfall.     

J.R.R. Tolkien

Sunset is the opening music of the night.     

Mehmet Murat ildan

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

Jiddu Krishnamurti

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

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Michael Jeffreys

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

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

A beautiful sunset that was mistaken for a dawn.     

Claude Debussy

As angry as the sky looks, it’s still full of the colors of love     

Anthony T. Hincks

Sunsets are loved because they vanish.     

Ray Bradbury

The sky takes on shades of orange during sunrise and sunset, the color that gives you hope that the sun will set only to rise again.     

Ram Charan

Whenever you want to see me, always look at the sunset; I will be there.     

Grace Ogot

There is nothing more musical than a sunset.     

Claude Debussy

Allow failure to teach you a supreme lesson: Each sunset is the beginning of a very, very bright and powerful sunrise.     

Sri Chinmoy

Life does not come with instructions on how to live, but it does come with trees, sunsets, smiles and laughter, so enjoy your day.     

Debbie Shapiro

Sunsets are my escape into the reality I want to continuously live.     

Rachel Roy

There’s nothing like a beautiful sunset to end a healthy day.     

Rachel Boston

When the sun is setting, leave whatever you are doing and watch it.     

Mehmet Murat ildan

Every moment of life is unique – a kiss, a sunset, a dance, a joke. None will ever recur in quite the same way. Each happens only once in the history of the universe.     

Stephen Nachmanovitch

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 the goal.     

Elbert Hubbard

Softly the evening came with the sunset.     

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow