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57 of the Best Yoga Quotes About Spring

57 of the Best Yoga Quotes About Spring

In spring, trees begin to grow back their leaves, flowers begin to blossom and bloom, and animals begin to come back from migration or start coming out of hibernation. It is truly beautiful how nature renews itself in the springtime.

In yoga the meaning of spring is similar, you are encouraged to let go of the old to make room for the new and grow, or transform as a person, and you are also encouraged to promote the renewal of yourself.

Yoga Quotes About Spring

  1. “Spring cleaning isn’t just about sorting through things and getting rid of clutter. It’s about taking stock of who you are, and how others see you. It’s a chance to redefine yourself, to change expectations, and to remember that it’s never too late to recapture who you were, or to aim for who you want to be.” – Unknown
  2. “Nature holds the key to our aesthetic, intellectual, cognitive and even spiritual satisfaction.” – E. O. Wilson
  3. “No winter lasts forever, no spring skips its turn.” – Hal Borland
  4. “You must learn a new way to think before you can master a new way to be.” – Marianne Williamson
  5. “Mindfulness isn’t difficult, we just need to remember to do it.” – Sharon Salzberg, Co-founded Insight Meditation Society
  6. “Begin today. Declare out loud to the universe that you are willing to let go of struggle and eager to learn through joy.” – Unknown
  7. “Find your place on the planet. Dig in, and take responsibility from there.” – Gary Snyder
  8. “Our life is an apprenticeship to the truth that around every circle another can be drawn; that there is no end in nature, but every end is a new beginning, and under every deep a lower deep opens.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
  9. “Earth and sky, woods and fields, lakes and rivers, the mountain and the sea, are excellent schoolmasters, and teach some of us more than we can ever learn from books.” – John Lubbock
  10. “Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful.” – William Morris
  11. “The first step towards getting somewhere is to decide that you are not going to stay where you are.” – J. Pierpont Morgan
  12. “Don’t worry about being worried. You’re heading out on an adventure and you can always change your mind along the way and try something else.” – Unknown
  13. “Looking at beauty in the world, is the first step of purifying the mind.” – Amit Ray, Spiritual Master and author
  14. “As age comes on, one source of enjoyment after another is closed, but nature’s sources never fail.” – John Muir
  15. “You are the gardener of your mind, and you are sowing seeds every moment of every day with the thoughts you think and the actions you take. The seeds you plant today will determine tomorrow’s harvest. Choose mindfully.” – Unknown
  16. “I felt my lungs inflate with the onrush of scenery, air, mountains, trees, people. I thought, ‘This is what it is to be happy.’” – Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar
  17. “Spring is when you feel like whistling even with a shoe full of slush.” – Doug Larson
  18. “When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.” – Lao Tzu
  19. “Every single cell in the human body replaces itself over a period of seven years. That means there’s not even the smallest part of you now that was part of you seven years ago.” – Unknown
  20. “Open the window of your mind. Allow the fresh air, new lights and new truths to enter.” – Amit Ray
  21. “The heart is like a garden. It can grow compassion or fear, resentment or love. What seeds will you plant there?” – Jack Kornfield
  22. “You’ve got to spread your wings if you want to fly; take risks, go to places you haven’t gone, be willing to not know, and be ok with making mistakes. You will go further than you could have ever dreamed possible.” – Unknown
  23. “Those who contemplate the beauty of the earth find reserves of strength that will endure as long as life lasts. … There is something infinitely healing in the repeated refrains of nature, the assurance that dawn comes after night, and spring after winter.” – Rachel Carson, Silent Spring
  24. “If you are renewed by grace, and were to meet your old self, I am sure you would be very anxious to get out of his company.” – Unknown
  25. “Spring is nature’s way of saying, ‘Let’s party!’” – Robin Williams
  26. “There are some things one can only achieve by a deliberate leap in the opposite direction.” – Franz Kafka
  27. “Every morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters most.” – Buddha
  28. “It’s hard not to stand in awe and enchantment with the beauty in which nature expresses herself.” – Steve Maraboli
  29. “Soften the world around you. Allow the air and Earth to heal, revive, rejuvenate, and reawaken. Remember how wildness always holds you close, strong, consistent, and steady.” – Victoria Erikson
  30. “Life isn’t about finding yourself. It’s about creating yourself.” – Unknown
  31. “Nature’s peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. The winds will blow their own freshness into you, and the storms their energy, while cares will drop off like autumn leaves.” – John Muir, Our National Parks
  32. “Can words describe the fragrance of the very breath of spring?” – Neltje Blanchan
  33. “Rest when you’re weary. Refresh and renew yourself, your body, your mind, your spirit. Then get back to work.” – Ralph Marston
  34. “Those who contemplate the beauty of the earth find reserves of strength that will endure as long as life lasts.” – Rachel Carson, American Biologist
  35. “I sit before flowers hoping they will train me in the art of opening up.” – Shane Koyczan
  36. “Energy is the currency of the universe. When you pay attention to something, you buy that experience. So when you allow your consciousness to focus on someone or something that annoys you, you feed it your energy, and it reciprocates the experience of being annoyed. Be selective in your focus because your attention feeds the energy of it and keeps it alive. Not just within you, but in the collective consciousness as well.” – Emily Maroutian
  37. “The heaviness of being successful was replaced by the lightness of being a beginner again, less sure about everything. It freed me to enter one of the most creative periods of my life.” – Unknown
  38. “An early morning walk is a blessing for the whole day.” – Henry David Thoreau
  39. “Spring won’t let me stay in this house any longer! I must get out and breathe the air deeply again.” – Gustav Mahler
  40. “Genius is the ability to renew one’s emotions in daily experience.” – Paul Cezanne
  41. “In the beginning it is always dark. The mind thinks and leads us to believe that this darkness is forever. The body can feel the light as soon as it is allowed, and will always grow towards it. That’s nature. That’s yoga.” – Unknown
  42. “Then came the healing time, hearts started to shine, soul felt so fine, oh what a freeing time it was.” – Unknown
  43. “The clearest way into the Universe is through a forest wilderness.” – John Muir
  44. “Springtime is the land awakening. The March winds are the morning yawn.” – Lewis Grizzard
  45. “I can hardly wait for tomorrow; it means a new life for me each and every day.” – Stanley Kunitz
  46. “There is something infinitely healing in the repeated refrains of nature the assurance that dawn comes after night, and spring after winter.” – Rachel Carson
  47. “To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow.” – Audrey Hepburn
  48. “Without Shakti, there can be no creation. As the energy that holds the cosmos together, she is the movement of the galaxies that creates the new stars and black holes.” – Kavitha Chinnaiyan
  49. “The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.” – Unknown
  50. “Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.” – Khalil Gibran
  51. “You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep spring from coming.” – Pablo Neruda
  52. “We must be willing to get rid of the life we’ve planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us. The old skin has to be shed before the new one can come.” – Joseph Campbell
  53. “If we surrendered to earth’s intelligence we could rise up rooted, like trees.” – Rainer Maria Rilke
  54. “No matter how chaotic it is, wildflowers will still spring up in the middle of nowhere.” – Sheryl Crow
  55. “Perhaps the Earth can teach us, as when everything seems dead and later proves to be alive.” – Pablo Neruda
  56. “Not just beautiful, though the stars are like the trees in the forest, alive and breathing. And they’re watching me.” – Haruki Murakami, Kafka on the Shore
  57. “We must always change, renew, rejuvenate ourselves; otherwise, we harden.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Related Yoga Quotes


It is said that springtime is a time that contains powerful vibrations, and is a perfect time to open yourself up to new possibilities.

Spring is really a time for new or fresh beginnings, use these quotes to motivate or inspire you or a friend to try a new yoga class.

Practicing yoga outside in the fresh air with the birds chirping and the spring scent in the air may enhance your yoga practice, there may even be some classes nearby that do practice outside in the nature of spring.


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