A collection of enchanting cloud quotes to help you marvel at their beauty and lift your spirits! 

Clouds can be a great comparison of our perspective and how we view every moment of our lives. When a sunny day is blocked by clouds, it can either be a positive or negative thing depending on how we view it. Just like how we view everything that is happening in our lives. 


Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.

— Rabindranath Tagore

Be thou the rainbow in the storms of life. The evening beam that smiles the clouds away, and tints tomorrow with prophetic ray.

— Lord Byron

Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass under trees on a summer’s day, listening to the murmur of the water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is by no means a waste of time.

— John Lubbock

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We experience happiness as a series of pleasing moments. They come and go like clouds, unpredictable, fleeting, and without responsibility to our desires. Through honest self-work, reflection, and meditation, we begin to string more of these moments together, creating a web-like design of happiness that drapes around our lives.

— Tara Stiles

The sun always shines above the clouds.

— Paul F. Davis

If you want to relax, watch the clouds pass by if you’re laying on the grass, or sit in front of the creek; just doing nothing and having those still moments is what really rejuvenates the body.

— Miranda Kerr

There are no rules of architecture for a castle in the clouds.

— Gilbert K. Chesterton

Clouds suit my mood just fine.

— Marie Lu

God writes the Gospel not in the Bible alone, but also on trees, and in the flowers and clouds and stars.

— Martin Luther

And from the midst of cheerless gloom

I passed to bright unclouded day.

— Emily Bronte

Heavy hearts, like heavy clouds in the sky, are best relieved by the letting of a little water.

— Christopher Morley

Thirty-nine years of my life had passed before I understood that clouds were not my enemy; that they were beautiful, and that I needed them. I suppose this, for me, marked the beginning of wisdom. Life is short.

— Iimani David

When you’re a kid, you lay in the grass and watch the clouds going over, and you literally don’t have a thought in your mind. It’s purely meditation, and we lose that.

— Dick Van Dyke

Complains are like the clouds that produce no rain no matter how thick they gather. Never depend on your complaint thinking they are stair cases. Drop that thing.

— Israelmore Ayivor

Gray skies are just clouds passing over.

— Duke Ellington

Brushing the clouds away from my eyes, I see clarity in the raindrop and beauty in the first ray of morning sun…

Life is strange and wondrous…

— Virginia Alison

May your trails be crooked, winding, lonesome, dangerous, leading to the most amazing view. May your mountains rise into and above the clouds.

— Edward Abbey

How long can the clouds arrest the sunshine? It is not hypothetical, until the cloud bursts due to the sun’s heat

— P.S. Jagadeesh Kumar

Dark economic clouds are dissipating into an emerging blue sky of opportunity.

— Rick Perry

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when we look up, it widens our horizons. we see what a little speck we are in the universe, so insignificant, and we all take ourselves so seriously, but in the sky, there are no boundaries. No differences of caste or religion or race.

— Julia Gregson

I want to read every book that’s written

hear every song that was sung

I want to gaze at every cloud

and hold the zing of each fruit on my tongue.

— Sanober Khan

Do you wish to rise? Begin by descending. You plan a tower that will pierce the clouds? Lay first the foundation of humility.

— Saint Augustine

There is bound to be turbulence in the clouds of confusion before one can view the friendly skies, and an illuminated landing strip.

— T.F. Hodge

Yesterday I inhaled a cloud, and immediately my eyes started raining.

― Jarod Kintz

When you’re obsessive, like me, searching for something unattainable can become unhealthy… it’s like falling through the air and grabbing at the clouds.

— Jonny Wilkinson

Far clouds of feathery gold, Shaded with deepest purple, gleam Like islands on a dark blue sea.

— Percy Bysshe Shelley

I remember just lying in the grass, staring at the clouds, wondering where they drifted off to after they floated over Texas.

— Renee Zellweger

Not believing in clouds won’t keep them from forming. It won’t keep the rain from falling either.

— Richelle E. Goodrich

In a moment of awakening, 

the passing clouds and the lake

smiled at each other in recognition, 

till there were no clouds, 

and there was no lake.

— Meeta Ahluwalia


Whatever the clouds plan to do; I always trust in the sun which never fails to come out.

— Munia Khan

If you have extra to spare, share some of kindness with others. Those who are in a dark place, may just need that small break in their clouds to see some sunshine again.

— Christine E. Szymanski

More sayings and quotes about clouds

A cloudless plain blue sky is like a flowerless garden.

— Terri Guillemets

In the end we are all just clouds wandering around without fighting off the winds.

— Sijdah Hussain

How sweet to be a cloud. Floating in the blue!

— A. A. Milne

Dark clouds become heaven’s flowers when kissed by light.

— Rabindranath Tagore

Sometimes the clouds in the sky are mistaken. They didn’t come to block the sunlight. They came to embrace it.

— Kaylee Stepkoski

Try to be a rainbow in someone’s cloud.

— Maya Angelou

Nature paints not; In oils, but frescoes the great dome of heaven; With sunsets, and the lovely forms of clouds; And flying vapors.

— Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The sky is postcard dreamy now, the clouds less full of rain, the sun a little stronger every day.

— Kathleen Glasgow

Revelations are found in clouds.

— Serge King

Clouds are on top for a reason. They float so high because they refuse to carry any burden!

— Jasleen Kaur Gumber

There came a day when the clouds drifting along with the wind aroused a wanderlust in me, and I set off on a journey to roam along the seashores.

— Matsuo Basho

In this lifetime

we meet and part

like passing clouds

— Meeta Ahluwalia

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For it is when calm clouds gather that thunder is made.

— Soroosh Shahrivar

She danced wild across the evening sky, dispersing clouds with the frill of her gown.

— Meeta Ahluwalia

You may run into some gray clouds along your journey, so hold on tight to the sunshine within you.

— Christine E. Szymanski


When I do not walk in the clouds I walk as though I were lost.

— Antonio Porchia

I have to find that silver lining around the dark cloud looming over all of us.

— Chaker Khazaal

There’s a bright spot in every dark cloud.

— Bruce Beresford

When people look at clouds they do not see their real shape, which is no shape at all, or every shape, because they are constantly changing. They see whatever it is that their heart yearns for.

— Jose Eduardo Agualusa

Clouds on clouds, in volumes driven, curtain round the vault of heaven.

Thomas Love Peacock

Dance with the clouds.

— Adrienne Posey

There are no rules of architecture for a castle in the clouds.

— Gilbert K. Chesterton

Poetry resembles these clouds; it dwells somewhere in between the melancholy and the answers.

— Misbah Khan

A cloudy day is no match for a sunny disposition.

— William Arthur Ward

Having your head in the clouds, even for just a few minutes each day, is good for your mind, good for your body, and good for your soul.

— Gavin Pretor-Pinney

The sky is the daily bread of the eyes.

― Ralph Waldo Emerson

The air up there in the clouds is very pure and fine, bracing and delicious. And why shouldn’t it be?–it is the same the angels breathe.

— Mark Twain

Ever changing clouds paint portraits on the sky, and each person sees a different image.

— Rhonda Savage Thompson


A Dream is where a boy can swim in the deepest oceans and fly over the highest clouds.

— J. K. Rowling

There may be clouds in the sky, and rain may be falling, but this doesn’t mean the sun has stopped shining.

— Connor Chalfant

who paints the sky will walk on clouds

— Stefano Bosis

Watch the clouds. They will teach you about the world of form.

— Eckhart Tolle

Sometimes I go about pitying myself, and all the while I am being carried across the sky by beautiful clouds.

— Anonymous

Clouds add character to the heavens.

— Dahi Tamara Koch

Be comforted, dear soul! There is always light behind the clouds.

— Louisa May Alcott

The clouds don’t overthink; they just drift.

— Avijeet Das

A pessimist sees only the dark side of the clouds, and mopes; a philosopher sees both sides, and shrugs; an optimist doesn’t see the clouds at all, he’s walking on them.

— Leonard Louis Levinson

You’ll never get anywhere with your head in the clouds if you don’t turn those dreams into present-day forward motion. Show gratitude for where you came by not regretting what you could’ve and should’ve done today.

— Richie Norton

Let’s build us a happy, little cloud that floats around the sky.

— Bob Ross

The clouds and thunder cannot surpass, sun and its shine; similarly, the ignorance fails to prevail upon knowledge.

— Ehsan Sehgal

The beauty of white clouds: Every morning brings new clouds and sunshine.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

May you feel love unclouded and unjaded by experience.

— Ben Ditmars

We talk of sunshine and moonshine, but not of cloud-shine, which is yet one of the illuminations of our skies. A shining cloud is one of the most majestic of all secondary lights.

— Alice Meynell

Life…is a wonder. It is a sky laden with clouds of contradictions.

— Naguib Mahfouz

Clouds pass and disperse.

Are those the faces of love, those pale irretrievables?

Is it for such I agitate my heart?

— Sylvia Plath

Clouds and darkness surround us, yet Heaven is just, and the day of triumph will surely come, when justice and truth will be vindicated.” 

—Mary Todd Lincoln

Changes are like clouds on the sky- come and go. Leadership is like riding on a plane to enjoy the clouds.

— Amit Ray

If clouds are blocking the sun, there will always be a silver lining that reminds me to keep on trying.

— Matthew Quick

The sky, a perfect empty canvas, offers clouds nonetheless. They shift and drift and beg interpretation… such is the nature of art.

— Jeb Dickerson

In some ways, climbing in the clouds is comforting. You can no longer see how high off the ground you are.

— Tommy Caldwell

Clouds in the sky very much resembles the thoughts in our minds! Both changes perpetually from one second to another!

— Mehmet Murat ildan 

Why do I love clouds? Because you can’t save a cloud like you can save a leaf or a flower or a rock – clouds are now.

— Terri Guillemets

Your smile brightens the lives of all who see it. To someone who has seen a dozen people frown, scowl or turn their faces away, your smile is like the sun breaking through the clouds.

— Dale Carnegie

The moon will light the clouds, just as the tide shall shape the sand.” 

— Anthony T. Hincks

I love white clouds and blue sky.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

Now, if God made the clouds so beautiful, did He not mean us to gaze upon them and be thankful for them?

— Alfred Rowland

I think I will be able to, in the end, rise above the clouds and climb the stairs to Heaven, and I will look down on my beautiful life.

— Yayoi Kusama

O it is pleasant, with a heart at ease,

Just after sunset, or by moonlight skies,

To make the shifting clouds be what you please.

― Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Which of these cloud quotes was your favorite? 





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