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100 Short Sun and Moon Quotes to Celebrate Day to Night


Are you looking for quotes for those sun and moon pics? You’ve come to the right place! We’ve gathered all the best and most inspirational short sun and moon quotes for Instagram to share with you. We also included some sun and moon sayings. These quotes are guaranteed to brighten up your day and get you motivated even when your day is dark and gloomy.

Short Sun and Moon Quotes for Instagram

“The sun and moon shine on all without partiality.” — Confucius

“I’m in no hurry: the sun and the moon aren’t, either.” — Alberto Caeiro

“The world was whole then, the sun and moon together as one.” ― Bianca Viola

“The Sun, Moon and Stars are there to guide us.” — Dennis Banks

Go slowly, my lovely moon, go slowly.” – Khaled Hosseini

Dock with moon shining on water with a short moon quotes for Instagram

 “Let the sun shine on me, for I care not for the moon.” ― Spanish Proverb

“In that moment, the moon and the sun shared the sky.” ― Kelseyleigh Reber

“If the Sun and Moon should ever doubt, they’d immediately go out.” — William Blake

“The sun is but a morning star.” — Henry David Thoreau

“Yeah we all shine on, like the moon, and the stars, and the sun.” — John Lennon

“Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth.” — Buddha

“Moonlight drowns out all but the brightest stars.” — J.R.R. Tolkien

“Dreaming is to think by moonlight by the light of an inner moon.” — Jules Renard

“Be both soft and wild. Just like the moon. Or the storm. Or the sea.” — Victoria Erickson

“You’ve got the sun, you’ve got the moon, and you’ve got the Rolling Stones.” — Keith Richards

Person watching sunset with short moon and sun quotes by Lennon

“May the wind under your wings bear you where the sun sails and the moon walks.” — J. R. R. Tolkien

“Yours is the light by which my spirit’s born: – you are my sun, my moon, and all my stars.” — E. E. cummings

“The sky is that beautiful old parchment in which the sun and the moon keep their diary.” — Alfred Kreymborg

“The army is always the same. The sun and the moon change. The army knows no seasons.” — Frank Nugent

“And the sun and the moon sometimes argue over who will tuck me in at night.” — Hafiz

“The journey of the sun and moon is predictable.” ― Suzy Kassem

“The journey of the sun and moon is predictable, but yours is your ultimate art.” — Suzy Kassem

Sunset over the mountains with sun and moon quotes by Kassem

“Realize every grey cloud is a smoke screen to blind us from the truth, and the truth is whether we see them or not the sun and moon are still there, and always there is light.” — Shane Koyczan

“they were as different from each other as sun and moon, but like the sun and moon, neither would be the same without the other….” — Kamilla Benko

“The weather was at war with itself, on one side the prevailing clouds and on the other the glimmer of sunlight, the lunar noon slinking in between the two.” — Michelle Franklin

“a good heart, Kate, is the sun and the moon; or, rather, the sun, and not the moon, — for it shines bright, and never changes, but keeps his course truly.” — William Shakespeare

“Life is too short to not have fun; we are only here for a short time compared to the sun and the moon and all that.” — Coolio

Sliver of a moon at sunset with a sun and moon quotes by Coolio

“For all of eternity, the moon and sun have chased each other around the world.” — Kelseyleigh Reber

“Everything has a natural explanation. The moon is not a god, but a great rock, and the sun a hot rock.” — Anaxagoras

“Fish and fowl, warm sun and shady trees, the field mice in the wheat, under the cool light of the moon.” — Garth Nix

“You are the sun. You bring warmth, laughter, and joy — but he is the moon. He draws me into a world of mystery that I have never known.” — Meredith T. Taylor

“During the day the Sun causes wounds. And in the night the Moon heals the wounds. The mountain waits all day for the night when his moon will be finally bright.” — Suyasha Subed

“Glance at the sun. See the moon and stars. Gaze at the beauty of the green earth. Now think.” — Hildegard of Bingen

“Seeing the sun, the moon and the stars, I said to myself, ‘Who could be the Master of these beautiful things?’ I felt a great desire to see him, to know him and to pay him homage.” — Josephine Bakhita

“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

“We may look at the same moon, but our hearts sing different songs depending on our inner emotions and perceptions.” — Debasish Mridha

“The faults of a superior person are like the sun and moon. They have their faults, and everyone sees them; they change and everyone looks up to them.” — Confucius

“Meditate. Live purely. Be quiet. Do your work with mastery. Like the moon, come out from behind the clouds! Shine.” — Gautama Buddha

Sun setting behind hill with inspirational quotes abou the moon and sun

“The moon in all her immaculate purity hung in the sky, laughing at this world of dust. She congratulated me for my carefully considered maneuvers and invited me to share in her eternal solitude.” — Shan Sa

“Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine.” — Anthony J. D’Angelo

“Clearly I know, the mind is mountains, rivers, and the great earth; sun, moon, and stars.” ― Dogen

“The Moon is always there. A half blink of shadow, a crescent of an eyelash, opulent in fullness, spellbound in nothingness, and a friend.” — Carolyn Riker

“The moon is alive because of the darkness – how could we ever be afraid of something that gives the stars a home?” — Laura Chouette.

“It’s odd to think we might have been Sun, moon and stars unto each other; Only I turned down one little street as you went up another.” — Fannie Heaslip Lea

“Being in the sun is like going to parties – too much ages your skin, too little can age inside you like your bones.” — Bruce Y. Lee

“When you look at the stars and the galaxy, you feel that you are not just from any particular piece of land, but from the solar system.” ― Kalpana Chawla

“Because we are an incomplete pair of Romeo and Juliet left alive by the Montagues and the Capulets; killed by the distance of the sun and the moon.” ― Ranjani Ramachandran

“The first time I ever saw your face, I thought the sun rose in your eyes and the moon and the stars were the gifts you gave to the dark and empty sky, my love.” — Ewan MacColl

“You’re the first, the last, and my everything and the answer to all my dreams. You’re my sun, my moon, my guiding star, my kind of wonderful, that’s what you are.” — Barry White

“I just need you and some sunsets.” – Atticus

Two hands making a heart at sunset with a love sunset quotes by Atticus

“Roses have thorns, and silver fountains mud; Clouds and eclipses stain both moon and sun, and loathsome canker lies in sweetest bud. All men make faults.” — William Shakespeare

“What man of sense will agree with the statement that the first, second and third days, in which the evening and morning were named, were without sun, moon and stars?” — Origen

“It was magic, I felt the bond between us. She was a jelly to my peanuts, Mars to Venus, The Earth to my sun, moon and stars, we added up mathematically… It’s like I had a bad habit, B!” — Ghostface Killah

“The sun loves the moon so much that he dies every night to let her breathe, and in return, she reflects his love.” — Jeffrey Fry

Sunset over ocean wtih romantic quotes sun and moon

“Tell me the story about how the sun loved the moon so much, that she died every night just to let him breathe.” — Hanako Ishii

“When I admire the wonders of a sunset or the beauty of the moon, my soul expands in the worship of the creator.” — Mahatma Gandhi

“We can always be chasing the sun.” – Sara Bareilles

The sun setting behind palm trees on the beach with the sunset love quotes that reads we can always be chasing the sun

“I want to be in love with you the same way I am in love with the moon with the light shining out of its soul.” — Sanober Khan

“There was a man who loved the moon, but whenever he tried to embrace her, she broke into a thousand pieces and left him drenched, with empty arms.” ― Laini Taylor

“I am the flame above the beauty in the fields; I shine in the waters; I burn in the sun, the moon, and the stars. And with the airy wind, I quicken all things vitally by an unseen, all-sustaining life.” — Hildegard of Bingen

“The dancing Sun the dancing moon the dancing stars and the dancing galaxies are the direct expression of our divine Self.” ― Amit Ray

“The moon and sun are travelers through eternity.” — Matsuo Basho

“Sunsets, like childhood, are viewed with wonder not just because they are beautiful but because they are fleeting.” – Richard Paul Evans

Pink sunset

“The final mystery is oneself. When one has weighed the sun in the balance, and measured the steps of the moon, and mapped out the seven heavens star by star, there still remains oneself. Who can calculate the orbit of his own soul?” — Oscar Wilde

“I, the fiery life of divine wisdom, I ignite the beauty of the plains, I sparkle the water, I burn in the sun, and the moon, and the stars.” — Hildegard of Bingen

“There’s night and day, brother, both sweet things; sun, moon, and stars, brother, all sweet things; there’s likewise a wind on the heath. Life is very sweet, brother; who would wish to die?” — George Borrow

“The purpose of life is to investigate the Sun, the Moon, and the Heavens.” ― Anaxagoras

“If you spend your whole life waiting for the storm, you’ll never enjoy the sunshine.” ― Morris West

Sunrise over the ocean wtih sun and moon quotes about life by West

“Don’t sit and wait. Get out there, feel life. Touch the sun, and immerse in the sea.” — Rumi

“You are not separate from the whole. You are one with the sun, the earth, the air. You don’t have a life. You are life.” — Eckhart Tolle

“The sun is the most important thing in everybody’s life, whether you’re a plant, an animal, or a fish, and we take it for granted.” — Danny Boyle

“The reappearance of the crescent moon after the new moon; the return of the Sun after a total eclipse. Up there in the skies was also a metaphor of immortality.” — Carl Sagan

Shakespeare and Marie Antoinette and George Washington and Cleopatra looked at.” — Susan Beth Pfeffer

If you like these, you might also want to check out our other lists of Sunny Day Quotes, Short Sunlight Quotes, Sunray Quotes, Moon Captions, Moon Puns, Short Sunshine Quotes and Sunburn Captions.

Sunshine and Moonlight Quotes

“It’s the artist’s business to create sunshine when the sun falls.” ― Romain Rolland

“To say good morning, is a hope for a new sunshine in a cloudy winter.” ― Nabil Toussi

“A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.” — Oscar Wilde

“Some days you have to create your own sunshine.” — Sam Sundquist

“Moonlight is sculpture.” — Nathaniel Hawthorne

“Sunshine and happiness go together like fish and chips!” ― Catherine Pulsifer

“Awaken the sunshine within you.” – Asad Meah

Waves rolling into a beach with palm trees and a sunshine quotes for instagram captions that reads awaken the sunshine within you

“Follow your inner moonlight; don’t hide the madness.” — Allen Ginsberg

“I love to see the sunshine on the wings of the Dragonflies… there is magic in it.” — Ama H. Vanniarachchy

“Music is moonlight in the gloomy night of life.” — Jean Paul

“Sunshine is beautiful when its after a rain. If its sunshine everyday then it starts burning you. So we need both rain and sunshine in our lives to value their importance and welcome rainbows in our lives.” — Meeran W. Malik

“Moonlight floods the whole sky from horizon to horizon; How much it can fill your room depends on its windows.” — Rumi

“Never give up. Today is hard, tomorrow will be worse, but the day after tomorrow will be sunshine.”- Jack Ma

“The moonlight breaks upon the city’s domes, and falls along cemented steel and stone.” — Claude McKay

“Rise above the storm and you will find the sunshine.” ― Mario Fernandez

“Be like the moon in someone’s sky and show her the way of life with your loving silvery lights during the darkness.” – Debasish Mridha

Moon shining on water with a moonlight quotes by Mridha

“Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air…” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

“In the faint moonlight, the grass is singing.” — T. S. Eliot

“If you want to see the sunshine, you have to weather the storm.” ― Frank Lane

“I feel like nothing more is due, you bring sunshine and light.” — Kate Summers

“Open the doors and receive all the light. Let the rays of sunshine come in.” — Jyoti Patel

“When a lake’s doubt is shown as ripples, sunshine rays are flown to the hills.” — Ankush Agarwal

Short Sun and Moon Sayings

“You are my sun, my moon and all of my stars.”

“Just like the moon, we glow—shining bright in the night.”

“Moonlight is nature’s night light.”

“Don’t compare your life to others. There’s no comparison between the sun and the moon. They shine when it’s their time.”

Sunset over a lake with sun and moon sayings

“Never tell me the sky is the limit when there are footprints on the moon.”

“The sun and the moon made love and my sky turned pink.”

“Live by the sun, love by the moon.”

“Moon in my eyes, sun in my heart.”

“The moon up high, the sun down low.”

“Cherish the times you can watch the sunrise, there’s only so many in a lifetime.”

Fisherman on lake with sunrise sayings

“Promises are like the full moon, if they are not kept at once they diminish day by day.”

“Let the sun shine on me, for I care not for the moon.”

“Make use of the sun while it shines.”

The sun and the moon made love and my sky turned pink

When the moon rises, the world is full of magic

Keep calm and lay in the sun

The beauty of the moon

Live by the sun, love by the moon

Moon at sunset with trees and captions about moon and sun

The sun and the moon hug every day

I find my happiness where the sun shines

The biggest little thing in the sky

Live by the sun, love by the moon

Up with the sun

Moon in my eyes, sun in my heart

Feeling moonstruck

Orange sky with a half moon and moon captions for Instagram that reads feeling moonstruck

Bright sky, bright moon, bright stars!

To the moon and beyond

Here comes the sun

The moon up high, the sun down low

Shooting for the moon

Endless sunshine

Sun over sand dune with cute captions about sunshine

Chasing the moonlight

I’m all about sun days

You are my sun, my moon and all my stars

Here comes the moon

Loved by the moon

Living my moonlight and starlight

Stars in the sky over trees at night with captions on moon, sky and stars

Soaking up the sun

Moonlight, magic in the air

Sun, sand and a drink in my hand

I’m in love with moonlight

Living by moonlight and starlight

Feeling sunny day vibes right now

Sunny day happy day

boats on the ocean with islands and the sun with a sunny captions for instagram on top that says sunny day happy day

The moon and the stars shine for you

I was made for sunny days

Moonlight shadows

I got me a sunny day


Moon shining on water with a short moon captions that says moonlit

No clouds in my sunny day


So that’s our list! Hopefully you were able to find the perfect moon and sun quote or saying you were looking for.

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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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