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450 Best Moon Quotes: Illuminating The Darkness (2023)

1. “We’ll go back to the moon by not learning anything new. ” — Burt Rutan


2. Summer was over, no more sleeping under an open window. The wind ruffled the grasses, swayed in the hedge. A light came on across the way. I thought: that can’t be good, news that comes in the dark. — Theo Dorgan


3. “We take daylight for granted. But moonlight is another matter. ”― Richard Adams


4. ) “The moon is queen of everything. She rules the oceans, rivers, rain. When I am asked whose tears these are; I always blame the moon. ” – Lucille Clifton


5. “The moon was high above us. It seemed to fit exactly over the center of the clearing and the snow below it was whiter than milk in a cereal bowl.”


6. “When I consider Your heavens, the work of Your fingers, the moon and the stars, which You have ordained. ” — Psalm 8:3


7. “Aim for the moon. If you miss, you may hit a star.” – Clement Stone


8. “She used to tell me that a full moon was when mysterious things happen and wishes come true.” — Shannon A. Thompson


9. The harvest moon has no innocence, like the slim quarter moon of a spring twilight, nor has it the silver penny brilliance of the moon that looks down upon the resorts of summer time. Wise, ripe, and portly, like an old Bacchus, it waxes night after night. — Donald C. Peattie


10. “Stars that shine bling in the moon night, might I find true love squirreled away tonight?” — Isabel Yosito


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


12. “I’ve never seen a moon in the sky that, if it didn’t take my breath away, at least misplaced it for a moment.” – Colin Farrell


13. “‘If only, if only,‘” the woodpecker sighs, ‘The bark on the tree was just a little bit softer.’ While the wolf waits below, hungry and lonely, he cries to the moo-oo-oon, ‘If only, if only.‘”


14. “We must strive to be like the moon.' An old man in Kabati repeated this sentence often... the adage served to remind people to always be on their best behavior and to be good to others. [S]he said that people complain when there is too much sun and it gets unbearably hot, and also when it rains too much or when it is cold. But, no one grumbles when the moon shines. Everyone becomes happy and appreciates the moon in their own special way. Children watch their shadows and play in its light, people gather at the square to tell stories and dance through the night. A lot of happy things happen when the moon shines. These are some of the reasons why we should want to be like the moon.”


15. “The journey of the sun and moon is predictable, but yours is your ultimate art. ” —​ Suzy Kassem, Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem


16. “The moon will guide you through the night with her brightness, but she will always dwell in the darkness, in order to be seen.” — Shannon L. Alder


17. “Don’t worry if you’re making waves just by being yourself. The Moon does it all the time. ” – Scott Stabile


18. “That’s the thing about the moon… the closer she gets to you, the rougher the seas. Unless, of course, you are the sun. ” – Erin Van Vuren


19. So imagine that the lovely moon is playing just for you - everything makes music if you really want it to. ―Giles Andreae


20. “She and Dorinda had talked a good deal about the wind on the moon, that might have blown into their hearts, and both of them felt that the time was coming when they were going to be naughtier than ever before. They were very excited about it, because they expected to enjoy themselves thoroughly.”


21. “If I tell you there’s cheese on the moon, bring the crackers.” – Tyronn Lue


22. “There’s no point in saving the world if it means losing the moon. ” — Tom Robbins


23. “Shoot for the moon; you might get there.” — Buzz Aldrin