43 Best Sunflower Quotes To Light Up Your Day

Read here the collection of some best inspirational sunflower quotes and sayings that are collected from various sources to find motivation in life.

Best Sunflower Quotes

1. “Pick up a sunflower and count the florets running into its center, or count the spiral scales of a pine cone or a pineapple, running from its bottom up its sides to the top, and you will find an extraordinary truth: recurring numbers, ratios and proportions.” ― Charles Jencks

2. “Every friend is to the other a sun, and a sunflower also. He attracts and follows.” ― Jean Paul

3. “I can’t feel bad about being who I am, just like the girl next to me can’t feel bad about being who she is. Because a rose can never be a sunflower, and a sunflower can never be a rose.” ― Miranda Kerr

4. “A sunflower field is like a sky with a thousand suns.” ― Corina Abdulahm-Negura

5. “And the yellow sunflower by the brook, in autumn beauty stood.” ― William Cullen Bryant

6. “Sunflowers end up facing the sun, but they go through a lot of dirt to find their way there.” ― J.R. Rim

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7. “If roses tried to be sunflowers, they would lose their beauty; and if sunflowers tried to be roses, they would lose their strength.” ― Matshona Dhliwayo

8. “A long time ago in a kingdom by the sea there lived a princess as tall and bright as a sunflower.” ― Jeanne Desy

9. “The morning glories and the sunflowers turn naturally toward the light, but we have to be taught, it seems.” ― Richard Rohr

10. “These seeds will always be tulips, even if at the moment you cannot tell them apart from other flowers. They will never turn into roses or sunflowers, no matter how much they might desire to. And if they try to deny their own existence, they will live life bitter and die.” ― Paulo Coelho

11. “I will admit you are the finest if not the loveliest rose in the garden. But you see, my dear, I was looking for a sunflower.” ― Richelle E. Goodrich

12. “He couldn’t stand to look at the truth, even now. All they were—all they ever had been—was a pair of sunflowers who each believed the other was the sun.” ― Micah Nemerever

13. “My work is loving the world. Here the sunflowers, there the hummingbird—equal seekers of sweetness.” ― Mary Oliver

14. “Scientist means sunflower, you think, do you! Cyanide here – once you consume, it’ll suck the life out of every last trace of bigotry and animality.” ― Abhijit Naskar

15. “Even the Sunflowers have lost their colour, aching for you.” ― Rehana Munir

16. “A sunflower for my sunflower. To brighten the dark October days you hate so much. Plant some more, and be safe in the knowledge a warm and bright summer awaits.” ― Cecelia Ahern

17. “If the sunflower could speak its feelings as we do, it too would no doubt claim that it is willing its face to turn to the sun.” ― David Smail

18. “The head of all flower heads is one flower; the sunflower in the sky, that gives the others vivid color stemming from the inside.” ― Curtis Tyrone Jones

19. “I want to encourage women to embrace their own uniqueness. Because just like a rose is beautiful, so is a sunflower, so is a peony. I mean, all flowers are beautiful in their own way, and that’s like women too.” ― Miranda Kerr

20. “Yellow is my favorite summer color – it makes me feel like a sunflower.” ― Bria Vinaite

Sunflower Quotes For Her

21. “She kept her face to the floor, moving in her personal oblivion, her sunflower eyes fixed on the predicament of her life we would never understand.” ― Jeffrey Eugenides

22. “If roses tried to be sunflowers, they would lose their beauty; and if sunflowers tried to be roses, they would lose their strength.” ― Matshona Dhliwayo

23. “She stood out like a sunflower in a field of wheat.” ― Jennifer L. Armentrout

24. “Does she realize she looks like a sunflower, ready to rain sunlight on all who look down upon her?” ― Simone Elkeles

25. “If a beautiful sunflower is somehow supposed to be evidence of the Christian god, then what is a parasitic worm that eats children’s eyeballs evidence of?” ― Guy P. Harrison

26. “Mom has a massive sunflower for a soul so big there’s hardly any room in her for organs.” ― Jandy Nelson

27. “She’s not a sunflower. She’s a night lily. It’s not in daylight that she thrives, but in the dark hours of the night.” ― Charmaine Pauls

28. “Come with me to visit the sunflowers, they are shy but want to be friends.” ― Mary Oliver

29. “We’re all golden sunflowers inside.” ― Allen Ginsberg

30. “Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadows. It’s what the sunflowers do.” ― Helen Keller

31. “Sunflowers waiting for the sunshine. Violets just waiting for dew. Bees just waiting for honey And honey, I’m just waiting for you!” ― Mitch Albom

32. “When someone shows me even the tiniest bit of kindness my entire soul still twists towards them. A sunflower searching for the sun. A hatchling keening for its mother.” ― Darshana Suresh

33. “She is a sunflower! She brings hope to people.” ― Avijeet Das

Sunflower Quotes For Him

34. “He’s like a sunflower, Grace. He leans into me as if I were the source of all light.” ― Benjamin Alire Sáenz

35. “The sunflowers slowly turn their corollas toward the sun. The wheat is ripe. The bread is eaten with sweetness. My impulse connects to that of the roots of the trees.” ― Clarice Lispector

36. “Attention shifted to him like sunflowers turning to the sun.” ― Khaled Hosseini

37. “Forgiveness is ripping out a weed from inside your heart and planting a sunflower there instead.” ― Miller McKenzie

38. “Who told me sunflowers were his favorite because they grew higher than people? Who ran his fingers so gently down their lengths I thought red blood pulsed inside the stalks.” ― Ocean Vuong

39. “A sunflower teaches us so much about love.” ― Samrah Ahmad

40. “All they were—all they had ever been—was a pair of sunflowers who each believed the other was the sun.” ― Micah Nemerever

41. “Divinity, not machines. Standing among the sunflowers, I craved divinity.” ― Michael Paterniti

42. “Sunflowers know the secret of life is to follow the sun.” ― Clifford Thurlow

43. “The sunflowers themselves far more wonderful than any words about them.” ― Mary Oliver

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