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115 Daisy Quotes and Captions to Brighten Your Day


Seeing daisies always makes your day a little better. They often come as a surprise, grow in unexpected places and add some color and joy to your day. If you looking for daisy quotes and sayings you have come to the right place.

Our Favorite Daisy Quotes

“I keep stars in my pockets wear daisies in my hair but I tuck you tenderly in the folds of my heart and take you everywhere.” ― Melody Lee

“She wanted to tackle him and roll around in him like a cat in a field of daisies” ― Rainbow Rowell

“Comes the little daisy, blooming fresh and fair, Springing bright and joyous in the morning air.” – T F Seward

“A daisy blooming in a desert is worth more than a rose blossoming in a rainforest.” ― Matshona Dhliwayo

“Always have something beautiful in sight, even if it’s just a daisy in a jelly glass.” – H. Jackson Brown, Jr

Daisy with a daisy quotes by Jackson Brown Jr

“The brief silence that follows is as tender as a rainstorm of daisies.” ― Mathias Malzieu

“You can’t be sad when Daisy is around, she won’t let you.” -Maryam Faresh

“So she was considering in her own mind… whether the pleasure of making a daisy-chain would be worth the trouble of getting up and picking the daisies.” – Lewis Carroll, ‘Alice In Wonderland’.

“Daisies infinite, Uplift in praise their little growing hands, O’er every hill that under heaven expands.” – Ebenezer Elliott

Daisies with positive daisy quotes by Ebenezer Elliott

“The splendor of the rose and the whiteness of the lily do not rob the little violet of it’s scent nor the daisy of its simple charm.” -Therese of Lisieux

“You have to decide if you’re going to wilt like a daisy or if you’re just going to go forward and live the life that you’ve been granted.” – Kevin Costner

“One can get just as much exultation in losing oneself in a little thing as in a big thing. It is nice to think how one can be recklessly lost in a daisy!” – Anne Morrow Lindbergh

“They were careless people, Tom and Daisy – they smashed up things and creatures and then retreated back into their money or their vast carelessness, or whatever it was that kept them together, and let other people clean up the mess they had made.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald, ‘The Great Gatsby’

“Daisies, simple and sweet. Daisies are the way to win my heart.” ― Patrick Rothfuss

Daisies with Daisy love quotes by Patrick Rothfuss

“Gods must be crazy, Flowers must be daisy, Clouds must be hazy, Winds must be lazy, What else it could be… My heart must be in love lately…” ― Heenashree Khandelwal

A simple white daisy. The plainest of flowers, perhaps the purest” ― J.R. Tompkins

“Human beings are born solitary, but everywhere they are in chains – daisy chains – of interactivity. Social actions are makeshift forms, often courageous, sometimes ridicilous, always strange.” – Andy Warhol

“Their desire was silent yet magnificent, like a thousand daisies attuning their faces toward the path of the sun.” – Jeffrey Eugenides

“That of all the floures in the mede, Thanne love I most these floures white and red, Suche as men callen daysyes in her toune.” – Geoffrey Chaucer

“Daisy, Daisy, give me your answer, do! I’m half crazy, all for the love of you!” – Harry Dacre

“The cemetery is an open space among the ruins, covered in winter with violets and daisies. It might make one in love with death, to think that one should be buried in so sweet a place.” -Percy Bysshe Shelley

“Daisies are what boho dreams are made of. They bring to mind sun-soaked wild flower fields, spontaneous wanderings in the country air the simple joys of bundling found blooms and foliage into a worn basket. ” ― Chantal Larocque

“The daisy, by the shadow that it casts, Protects the lingering dewdrop from the sun.” -William Wordsworth

“And you never wear in your shining hair, A richer flower than daisies.” – Phoebe Cary

Daisies with happy daisy quotes by Phoebe Cary

“Daisy didn’t change our lives, she changed our destiny.” – Maryam Faresh

“And all the meadows, wide unrolled, Were green and silver, green and gold, Where buttercups and daisies spun, Their shining tissues in the sun.” – Julia C R Dorr

“The love of God toward you is like the Amazon River flowing down to water a single daisy.” – F.B. Meyer

“It may not be automatic necessity that makes all daisies alike; it may be that God makes every daisy separately, but has never gotten tired of making them.” – Gilbert K. Chesterton

“The night was so very still that one should have been able to hear the whisper of roses in blossom—the laughter of daisies—the piping of grasses—many sweet sounds, all tangled up together. The beauty of moonlight on familiar fields irradiated the world.” ― L.M. Montgomery

“A place where he’d pluck a daisy and watch the petals whirl like the propellers of a helicopter.” ― Michelle Cuevas

“Ah! I’m feared thou’s come too sooin, Little daisy! Pray whativer wor ta doin’? Are ta crazy?” – John Hartley

“Daisies smell-less, yet most quaint, And sweet thyme true.” – Francis Beaumont

“Over the shoulders and slopes of the dune I saw the white daisies go down to the sea.” – Bliss Carman

DAisy with cute quotes about daisies by Richard Gere

“You’re the only one for me. I came back from the dead for you, Daisy. Twice.” – Eloisa James

“Daisy had known the novel was silly even as she had read it, but that had not detracted one bit from her enjoyment.” – Lisa Kleypas

“I’m like Ferdinand the bull, sniffing the daisy, not aware of time, of what’s going on in the real world.” – Richard Gere

“Daisies are perennials; they always grow back.” ― A.C. Williams

“A rose would be miserable if it was forced to be a daisy, no matter how much water it was fed.”  – Matshona Dhliwayo

“The fairy poet takes a sheet, Of moonbeam, silver white; His ink is dew from daisies sweet, His pen a point of light.” – Joyce Kilmer

Daisies with quotes about daisy flowers by Joyce Kilmer

“Ev’n thou who mourn’st the Daisy’s fate, That fate is thine—no distant date;” – Robert Burns

“A voice of greeting from the wind was sent; The mists enfolded me with soft white arms.” – Richard Henry Stoddard

“Tread Lightly, she is near, Under the snow, Speak gently, she can hear, The daisies grow.” – Oscar Wilde

“Those fields of daisies we landed on, and dusty fields and desert stretches. Memories of many skies and earths beneath us – many days, many nights of stars.” -Anne Morrow Lindbergh

“You must lie upon the daisies and discourse in novel phrases of complicated state of mind. The meaning doesn’t matter if it’s only idle chatter of a transcendental kind.” – W. S. Gilbert

“I don’t know whether this is the best of times or the worst of times, but I assure you it’s the only time you’ve got. You can either sit on your expletive deleted or pick a daisy.” – Art Buchwald

“A white flower grows in the quietness.” — Rumi

Daisies with white flower quotes by Rumi

“I would like all the flowers to be white.” – Anne Rice

“Wherever her feet pass, white flowers part the grass.” – L.J. Smith

“Into the field of Yellow flowers The red setting sun!” – Soseki Natsume

When daisies pied, and violets blue, And lady-smocks all silver-white, And cuckoo-buds of yellow hue, Do paint the meadows with delight. – William Shakespeare

Never a daisy that grows but a mystery guideth the growing; Never a river that flows but a majesty scepters the flowing. – Richard Realf

Where innocent bright-eyes daisies are With blades of grass between Each daisy stands up like a star Out of a sky of green. – Christina Rossetti

Daisies with a daisy poems by Christine Rossetti

Daisies smell-less, yet most quaint, And sweet thyme true, Primrose, first born child of Ver, Merry Spring-time’s harbinger. – Francis Beaumont

“She holds the view that the stars are God’s daisy chain, that rabbits are gnomes in attendance on the Fairy Queen.” -P. G. Wodehouse

“I want to be buried next to you. we’ll have a shared tombstone. It’ll read, ‘Holmesy and Daisy: They did everything together…” – John Green

“Daisy chains are pretty fragile, and it turns out that families are too.” – -Cathy Cassidy

“It would be fun to be eighty-five and have a Broadway debut. That’s the goal I’m shooting for. When they revive ‘Driving Miss Daisy’ for the seven-hundredth time.” – Miriam Shor

“Be careful of words, they can be both daisies and bruises.” – Anne Sexton

“Don’t everlastingly read messages into paintings – there’s the Daisy – you don’t rave over or read messages into it – you just look at that bully little flower – isn’t that enough?” – John Marin

Daisy with quotes on daisy flowers by Wodehouse

“Behold the azure sea in front of you, the turquoise sky above you, the amber mountain beneath your feet, and the golden daisy in your hands. How are you not the richest person on earth?” – Khang Kijarro Nguyen

“Here it’s safe, here it’s warm, Here the daisies guard you from every harm.” – Suzanne Collins

If you like these, you might also want to check out our other lists of Sunflower Quotes, Bloom Quotes, Wildflower Quotes, Rose Quotes and Garden Quotes.

Short Daisy Quotes for Instagram

“Daisy means ‘innocence’.” ― Vanessa Diffenbaugh

“A versatile flower, the daisy. Lovely in its freshness and simplicity.” ― Lisa Kleypas

“In a world full of daisies dare to be a rose.” ― Matshona Dhliwayo

“Daisies that bring you joy are better than roses that bring you sorrow.” ― Matshona Dhliwayo

“The Daisy follows soft the Sun— And when his golden walk is done.” – Emily Dickinson

“Stars are the daisies that begem, The blue fields of the sky.” – David Macbeth Moir

“Daisies are like sunshine to the ground.” – Drew Barrymore

Daisies with short quotes about daisies for Instagram by Drew Barrymore

“I got daisies, In green pastures.” – Ira Gershwin

“The daisy is fair, the day-lily rare, The bud o’ the rose as sweet as it’s bonnie.” – James Hogg

“There’s no dew left on the daisies and clover; there’s no rain left in heaven.” – Jean Ingelow

“April brings the primrose sweet, scatters daisies at our feet.” – Sara Coleridge

“Look out! He’s got a daisy!” – Terry Pratchett

“You never know when you’re going to have to make a daisy chain.” – Mikey Madison

“If I had my life to live over, I’d pick more daisies.” – Don Herold

“I didn’t wave my daisy.” ― Chelsea Sedoti

“They’re so friendly. Don’t you think daisies are the friendliest flower?” – Kathleen Kelly

Daisies with a daisy flower quotes by Kathleen Kelly

“Daisies in water are the longest lasting flower you can give to someone. ” -Anne Sexton

“There is a little, dainty flower, That lifts its golden eye, Without a single tinge of shame” – Richard Coe

“Buttercups and daisies, Oh, the pretty flowers.” – Mary Howitt

“They [daisies] are my favorite flower. There is something innocent and vulnerable about them as if they thanked you for admiring them.” – Anne Sexton

“They are the little daisies white, That dot the meadow of the Night.” – Frank Dempster Sherman

“Now Nature hangs her mantle green, On every blooming tree, And spreads her sheets o’daisies white,

Out o’er the grassy lea.” – Robert Burns

“If there is only one daisy among a thousand roses, all the interest flows there!” ― Mehmet Murat ildan

“The pyramids of Egypt will not last a moment compared to the daisy.” – D. H. Lawrence

“Patience stoutly resists pulling up the daisies to see how the roots are doing!” – Neal A. Maxwell

“Daisies standing in the rain, Hold their heads together, But they never once complain.” – Annette Wynne

Daisy Captions for Instagram

“Fresh as a daisy.”

Daisy with a daisy sayings

“Pushing up the daisies”


“Daisy chains”

Daisies are tiny suns

Picking daisies

Daisies with Daisy captions

Going where daisies bloom

My favorite flower

Pick more daisies

Stopping to smell the daisies

Finding a field of daisies

And there you have it! Our list of the best quotes on daisies, captions and sayings. We hope you found one that spoke to you.

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About the Author

Laynni Locke

I am Laynni Locke, a Canadian writer, reader and traveller with a passion for sharing life’s moments on social media. Keeping friends and family in the loop of our lives though photos and videos has become an essential activity for most.

And it doesn’t matter if you are travelling, celebrating a special occasion or just appreciating day-to-day life, when you take that perfect photo you are going to need the perfect caption or quote before you share it. Which is why we started Routinely Shares, providing comprehensive lists of quotes and captions to cover every occasion, adventure or loved one.

With extensive experience as a travel writer, social media specialist and grant writer, I have made it my mission to curate the best and easiest to use lists for your next post.

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