The Moon Sayings and Quotes

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


When the moon is not full, the stars shine more brightly.     

Proverb

There is no dark side of the moon really. Matter of fact it's all dark.     

Pink Floyd

Moonlight drowns out all but the brightest stars.     

J.R.R. Tolkien

O, swear not by the moon, the inconstant moon, That monthly changes in her circled orb, Lest that thy love prove likewise variable.     

William Shakespeare

Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.     

Anton Chekhov

Yours is the light by which my spirit's born: - you are my sun, my moon, and all my stars.     

E. E. Cummings

We are all like the bright moon, we still have our darker side.     

Khalil Gibran

We all shine on...like the moon and the stars and the sun...we all shine on...come on and on and on..     

John Lennon

The moon does not fight. It attacks no one. It does not worry. It does not try to crush others. It keeps to its course, but by its very nature, it gently influences. What other body could pull an entire ocean from shore to shore? The moon is faithful to its nature and its power is never diminished.     

Deng Ming-Dao

But even when the moon looks like it's waning...it's actually never changing shape. Don't ever forget that.     

Ai Yazawa

We choose to go to the moon in this decade and do the other things, not because they are easy, but because they are hard.     

John F. Kennedy

This is what I am talking about: the bewitching power of moonlight. Moonlight incites dark passions like a cold flame, making hearts burning with the intensity of phosphorus.     

Rampo Edogawa

The moon is a loyal companion. It never leaves. It’s always there, watching, steadfast, knowing us in our light and dark moments, changing forever just as we do. Every day it’s a different version of itself. Sometimes weak and wan, sometimes strong and full of light. The moon understands what it means to be human. Uncertain. Alone. Cratered by imperfections.     

Tahereh Mafi

The beautiful moon is an antidepressant. Love for her light is in every heart because she is so friendly, loving and forgiving.     

Debasish Mridha MD

When we are looking at the moon, we see the purest reflection of our own beauty and magic, which is why we love the moon so much.     

Debasish Mridha MD

If you have a problem with the Moon in the sky and you are unhappy, change yourself, because the Moon won’t change!     

Mehmet Murat ildan

I’d rather live in a world where I get to love the moon than in one where I don’t, even if the moon won’t return the feeling.     

Alex London

The moon fascinates us in her simplicity.     

Avijeet Das

She has always been admired by the sun; For the way she rises each time after she falls. But the way she sparkles and glows whenever she talks about the things she adores; makes the moon and stars watch in envy…     

Samiha Totanji

He could well imagine what the moon had given her: pure solitude and tranquility. That was the best thing the moon could give a person.     

Haruki Murakami

During the day the Sun causes wounds. And in the night the Moon heals the wounds. The mountain waits all day for the night when his moon will be finally bright.     

Suyasha Subedi

I can feel the moon’s love for the earth in my soul when it’s magical silent silvery light touches my heart.     

Debasish Mridha MD

The moon just reflects the sunlight. Stars are the ones that can shine by themselves like the sun. The moon just sponges off the sun and shines.     

Hong Jung-eun

You're so far away from me, but shining bright so I can see / The Moon, The Moon, The Moon, The Moon / All the stars up in the sky, but you're the one that gets my eye.     

Joe's Method

My moon, sitting in the sky / Shining down, down upon my room / My moon, saw what happened that night     

Breesy

God's gift I see that's moving up there into the night / Though dark the mirror in the sky reflects us our light: / Looks like a little brother to the sun / Or mother to the stars at night / And here it is and here it comes / Here comes the moon, the moon, the moon, the moon, the moon.     

George Harrison

Dark moon, way up high up in the sky / Oh, tell me why, oh tell me why / You've lost your splendor / Dark moon, what is the cause your life withdraws     

Ned Miller

Under the sun, under the moon, under the stars, wherever you are / Got to have some fun under the sun, moon and stars / Let happiness run under the sun, moon and stars     

Jimmy Cliff

The moon is on the rise it stares at me tonight / I'm reminded of the arms that held me tight     

Stepahie Davis

Sometimes we sit and talk me and that old moon / I ask him, are you happy or if you're blue / I start to reminisce to a summer night in June / We fell in love under a yellow moon     

Stepahie Davis