This article contains a comprehensive list of beach quotes. They range from the outrageously funny to deeply inspiring. There are some quotes in here for every mood and occasion, for every thought and emotion.
Every memory on a beach is special; every moment on a beach, a memory. From full moon nights with campfires to days spent soaking up the sun and waves, searching the sands looking for seashells and feisty crabs or just lazing around till sunset. Every passing hour at the beach has a personality of its own. It fills you with positivity and makes you feel completely at ease. There is so much that we can learn from the beach and the sea, from the waves and the sand, from the sparkling sunshine on the surface to the calm breezes blowing a melody into your ears.
On Love and Friendship
The beach has always been a place to fall in love, a place where new relationships bloom and blossom, where old fires are rekindled.
"As the ocean is never full of water, so is the heart never full of love." - Unknown
"Do I love you? My God, if your love were a grain of sand, mine would be a universe of beaches." - From 'The Princess Bride'
"I dropped a tear in the ocean, and whenever they find it I'll stop loving you, only then." - Anonymous
"I am you; you are me, you are the waves; I am the ocean. Know this and be free, be divine." - Sri Sathya Sai Baba
"Lonely rivers flow to the sea, to the sea, to the open arms of the sea. Lonely rivers sigh 'wait for me, wait for me', I'll be coming home wait for me." - Hy Zaret
"If you must speak ill of another, do not speak it, write it in the sand near the water's edge." - Napoleon Hill
A few quotes on how a beach can teach us so much about life and living are given below. Some days, life may be bright and sunny, while on the others dark, stormy and scary. All you have to do is to be there and face it, no matter what happens.
"The cure for anything is saltwater - sweat, tears, or the sea." - Isak Dinesen
"You can't cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water. Don't let yourself indulge in vain wishes." - Rabindranath Tagore
"I read and walked for miles at night along the beach, writing bad blank verse and searching endlessly for someone wonderful who would step out of the darkness and change my life. It never crossed my mind that person could be me." - Anna Quindlen
"To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me." - Isaac Newton
"My life is like a stroll on the beach...as near to the edge as I can go." - Thoreau
"There is one spectacle grander than the sea, that is the sky; there is one spectacle grander than the sky, that is the interior of the soul." - Victor Hugo
"Why do we love the sea? It is because it has some potent power to make us think things we like to think." - Robert Henri
"We ourselves feel that what we are doing is just a drop in the ocean. But the ocean would be less because of that missing drop." - Mother Teresa
"Even the upper end of the river believes in the ocean." - William Stafford
"Just as the wave cannot exist for itself, but is ever a part of the heaving surface of the ocean, so must I never live my life for itself, but always in the experience which is going on around me." - Albert Schweitzer
"Eternity begins and ends with the ocean's tides." - Unknown
"Don't grow up too quickly, lest you forget how much you love the beach." - Michelle Held
About the Beach
A few quotes on the beach itself, and how it holds us all spellbound with its numerous wonders and surprises.
"Why does the ocean rock the moon to sleep every night? So the sun will wake and kiss the beach." - J. Henson
"The three great elemental sounds in nature are the sound of rain, the sound of wind in a primeval wood, and the sound of outer ocean on a beach." - Henry Beston
"The Sea, once it casts its spell, holds one in its net of wonder forever." - Jacques Cousteau
"The waves of the sea, help me get back to me." - Jill Davis
"At the beach, life is different. Time doesn't move hour to hour but mood to moment. We live by the currents, plan by the tides and follow the sun." - Unknown
"Sponges grow in the ocean. That just 'gets' me. I wonder how much deeper the ocean would be if that didn't happen." - Stephen Wright
"You never know how many friends you have until you rent a house on the beach." - Anonymous
Songs that contain the emotions and colors of the beach in their lyrics.
Chewing out a rhythm on my bubble gum
The sun is out and I want some.
It's not hard, not far to reach.
We can hitch a ride,
To rockaway beach. - Ramones
Forever in my dreams my heart will be
Hanging on to this sweet memory
A day of strange desire
And a night that burned like fire
Take me back to the place that I know
On the beach. - Chris Rea
Hope you liked these quotes, and will use them in your scrapbook. Remember that whatever you write, should be what you really feel in your heart, for a few kind words can be cherished as memories forever.