A collection of mesmerizing moon quotes that’ll illuminate your life and help you see the beauty and wonder of it.
Moon Quotes and Sayings
Aim for the moon. If you miss, you may hit a star.
— W. Clement Stone
Everyone is a moon, and has a dark side which he never shows to anybody.
— Mark Twain
The moon is a friend for the lonesome to talk to.
— Carl Sandburg
Yours is the light by which my spirit’s born: – you are my sun, my moon, and all my stars.
— E.E. Cummings
The moon looks upon many night flowers; the night flowers see but one moon.
— Jean Ingelow
We are all like the bright moon, we still have our darker side.
— Khalil Gibran
You can be the moon and still be jealous of the stars.
— Gary Allan
But even when the moon looks like it’s waning…it’s actually never changing shape. Don’t ever forget that.
— Ai Yazawa
Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth.
We ran as if to meet the moon.
— Robert Frost
I feel like the moon is a very beautiful woman. She’s in control.
— Ravyn Lenae
Moonlight drowns out all but the brightest stars.
— J.R.R. Tolkien
Don’t tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
— Anton Chekhov
Do not swear by the moon, for she changes constantly. then your love would also change.
— William Shakespeare
Inspiring Moon Captions
And at the end of the night, they realized how important those little stars were, which they ignored while adoring the beauty of the moon whole night.
— Akshay Vasu
If you shoot for the stars and hit the moon, it’s OK. But you’ve got to shoot for something. A lot of people don’t even shoot.
He could well imagine what the moon had given her: pure solitude and tranquility. That was the best thing the moon could give a person.
— Haruki Murakami
The moon of a bright silver, which dazzles by its shining, illumines a world which surely is no longer ours; for it resembles in nothing what may be seen in other lands.
— Pierre Loti
The moon is a loyal companion. It never leaves. It’s always there, watching, steadfast, knowing us in our light and dark moments, changing forever just as we do. Every day it’s a different version of itself. Sometimes weak and wan, sometimes strong and full of light. The moon understands what it means to be human. Uncertain. Alone. Cratered by imperfections.
— Tahereh Mafi
Ignorance is the night of the mind, a night without moon or star.
The moon, like a flower in heaven’s high bower, With silent delight Sits and smiles on the night.
— William Blake
I suppose there were moonless nights and dark ones with but a silver shaving and pale stars in the sky, but I remember them all as flooded with the rich indolence of a full moon.
— Willa Sibert Cather
Tell me what you feel in your room when the full moon is shining in upon you and your lamp is dying out, and I will tell you how old you are, and I shall know if you are happy.
— Henri Frederic Amiel
The Moon is the first milestone on the road to the stars.
— Arthur C. Clarke
Don’t tell me the sky is the limit, there are footprints on the moon!
I’d rather live in a world where I get to love the moon than in one where I don’t, even if the moon won’t return the feeling.
— Alex London
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 Subedi
The moon is at her full, and riding high, Floods the calm fields with light. The airs that hover in the summer sky Are all asleep to-night.
— William C. Bryant
Beautiful moon sayings
The moon stared at me through sprinkled nighttime stardust and I alone smile.
— Jay Long
The moon puts on an elegant show, different every time in shape, colour and nuance.
— Arthur Smith
It is a beautiful and delightful sight to behold the body of the Moon.
— Galileo Galilei
The moon lives in the lining of your skin.
— Pablo Neruda
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.
The moon was reigning over their world, glowing its full splendor to all those willing to look up.
— Irina Serban
I like to think that the moon is there even if I am not looking at it.
— Albert Einstein
The full moon – the mandala of the sky.
— Tom Robbins
Don’t worry if you’re making waves just by being yourself. The moon does it all the time.
— Scott Stabile
It is no secret that the moon has no light of her own, but is, as it were, a mirror, receiving brightness from the influence of the sun.
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you’ll land among the stars.
— Les Brown
The moon is a silver pin-head vast, That holds the heaven’s tent-hangings fast.
— William R. Alger
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
I can feel the moon’s love for the earth in my soul when it’s magical silent silvery light touches my heart.
— Debasish Mridha MD
The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas.
— Alfred Noyes
Quotes about the moon
The moon is the reflection of your heart and moonlight is the twinkle of your love.
— Debasish Mridha
We are going to the moon that is not very far. Man has so much farther to go within himself.
— Anaïs Nin
There is something haunting in the light of the moon; it has all the dispassionateness of a disembodied soul, and something of its inconceivable mystery.
— Joseph Conrad
Go slowly, my lovely moon, go slowly.
— Khaled Hoss
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
May your feet ever walk in the light of two suns… and may the moonshadow never fall on you…
— Robert Fanney
We are never alone
We are all wolves
Howling to the same moon.
— Atticus Poetry
If the moon smiled, she would resemble you. You leave the same impression Of something beautiful, but annihilating.
— Sylvia Plath
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
The moon can never breathe, but it can take our breath away with the beauty of its cold, arid orb.
— Munia Khan
We love the night and its quiet; and there is no night that we love so well as that on which the moon is coffined in clouds.
— Fitz-James O’Brien
Moonlight incites dark passions like a cold flame, making hearts burning with the intensity of phosphorus.
— Rampo Edogawa
The moon is beautiful only when the mind is seeking beauty and the heart is loving.
— Debasish Mridha
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
There’s no point in saving the world if it means losing the moon.
— Tom Robbins
More moon quotes
The moon is the accomplice of all things related to the heart.
— Walter Mercado
The moon was up, painting the world silver, making things look just a little more alive.
— N.D. Wilson
If you strive for the moon, maybe you’ll get over the fence.
— James Woods
Put your thoughts to sleep, do not let them cast a shadow over the moon of your heart. Let go of thinking.
Drag me to the moon, to catch a star and seize its brilliance as I’m swept up in amorphous dust.
— Bradley Chicho
Waning moons their settled periods keep, to swell the billows and ferment the deep.
— Joseph Addison
Yeah we all shine on, like the moon, and the stars, and the sun.
— John Lennon
Dreaming is to think by moonlight by the light of an inner moon.
— Jules Renard
Language exerts hidden power, like the moon on the tides.
— Rita Mae Brown
Perhaps the crescent moon smiles in doubt at being told that it is a fragment awaiting perfection.
— Rabindranath Tagore
I’ve never seen a moon in the sky that, if it didn’t take my breath away, at least misplaced it for a moment.
— Colin Farrell
The wisdom of the Moon is greater than the wisdom of the Earth, because the Moon sees the universe better than the Earth can see it.
— Mehmet Murat Ildan
Meditate. Live purely. Be quiet. Do your work with mastery. Like the moon, come out from behind the clouds! Shine.
— Gautama Buddha
There are nights when the wolves are silent and only the moon howls.
— George Carlin
With freedom, books, flowers, and the moon, who could not be happy?
— Oscar Wilde