45 Sunflower Quotes and Sayings for Inspiration

Looking for the best sunflower quotes? We’ve made a list of the top quotes about sunflowers for motivation, inspiration, love, life, and more.

You will find below our best collection of inspirational, motivational, and beautiful sunflower quotes and sunflower sayings.

Sunflower Quotes and Sayings

What god does a sunflower believe in? That’s the god I believe in. ~ Marty Rubin.

You look beautiful as a sunflower and charming as a rose. ~ Avijeet Das.

Restless sunflower; cease to move. ~ Pedro Calderon de la Barca.

Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow. It’s what sunflowers do. ~ Helen Keller.


Sunflowers are like people to me. ~ Joan Mitchell.

Who knows what may lie around the next corner? There may be a window somewhere ahead. It may look out on a field of sunflowers. ~ Joe Hill.

In the morning the sunflower blossoms due to the sun’s rays. This morning I just wanted to remind you that my heart blossoms with love for you every day I wake up and it is going to do that forever. ~ Sheila Carey.

And the yellow sunflower by the brook, in autumn beauty stood. ~ William Cullen Bryant.

Despite knowing they won’t be here for long, they still choose to live their brightest lives – sunflowers. ~ Rupi Kaur.

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

Best Sunflower Quotes and Sayings

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

Smile to the world and smile to the people you love, as a sunflower smiles at the sun. ~ Remez Sasson.

Like sunflowers, galaxies, and fingerprints, your life is an intricately designed spiral. ~ Kristen Lee.

She may be a rose dipped in gold, but he prefers Sunflowers. ~ Katrina Nutter.

Sunflowers are my friends. ~ Laynni Locke.

Her smile put the sunflower to shame. ~ Jerry Spinelli.

Top Sunflower Quotes and Sayings

She stood out like a sunflower in a field of wheat. ~ Jennifer L. Armentrout.


I plant sunflowers and get back daily joy. ~ Nadine Locke.

The sunflower is a favorite emblem of constancy. ~ Thomas Bulfinch.

We’re all golden sunflowers inside. ~ Allen Ginsberg.

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.

True friends are like bright sunflowers that never fade away, even over distance and time. ~ Marie Williams Johnstone.

Which way will the sunflower turn surrounded by millions of suns? ~ Allen Ginsberg.

Be a Sunflower in a field of roses. ~ T. F. Fox.

I chose a sunflower because when darkness descends they close up to regenerate. ~ Halle Berry.

Make it like a sunflower. ~ Steve Jobs.

Inspirational Sunflower Quotes and Sayings

Never look directly at the sun. Instead, look at the sunflower. ~ Vera Nazarian.

Every friend is to the other a sun, and a sunflower also. He attracts and follows. ~ Jean Paul.

The road to freedom is bordered with sunflowers. ~ Martin Firrell.

Then one by one they raised their faces to the sky. Like a field of sunflowers. ~ Fiona Valpy.

I am working with the enthusiasm of a man from Marseilles eating bouillabaisse, which shouldn’t come as a surprise to you because I am busy painting huge sunflowers. ~ Vincent Van Gogh.

Attention shifted to him like sunflowers turning to the sun. ~ Khaled Hosseini.


Turn your face to the sun, and shadows follow behind you. ~ Maori Proverb.

A sunflower field is like a sky with a thousand suns. ~ Corina Abdulahm-Negura.

My will broke at the sound of his voice, and my head turned with as much inevitability as a sunflower turning its face to the sun. ~ Patricia Briggs.

Beautiful Sunflower Quotes and Sayings

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.

My work is the world. Here the sunflowers, there the hummingbird – equal seekers of sweetness. Here the quickening yeast; there the blue plums. ~ Mary Oliver.

If I were a flower…I would be a sunflower. To always follow the sun, turn my back to darkness, stand proud, tall and straight even with my head full of seeds. ~ Pam Stewart.

Yellow is my favorite summer color – it makes me feel like a sunflower. ~ Bria Vinaite.

Fame is the scentless sunflower, with gaudy crown of gold; But friendship is the breathing rose, with sweets in every fold. ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes.

And here the sunflower of the spring burns bright in the morning’s beam. ~ Ebenezer Elliott.

A sunflower teaches us so much about love. ~ Samrah Ahmad.

True friends are like bright sunflowers that never fade away, even over distance and time. ~ Marie Williams Johnstone.

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

The sunflower is mine, in a way. ~ Vincent Van Gogh.

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Sarah Walton

I’m Sarah Walton from Quote Tales. I love sharing quotes to inspire and motivate people.