19 of the Best Quotes About Easter

From funny to uplifting, these sayings will have you in high spirits for the holiday.

If you've been on the hunt for some Easter expressions to whip out at your next family get together, we've got you covered. Get into the holiday spirit and reflect on the true meaning of Easter with our round up of Easter quotations. With words from religious figures like Martin Luther King Jr. to public figures like Audrey Hepburn– whether you're looking for a holiday card or just looking for some seasonal inspiration– here are the most inspiring, uplifting, and thought provoking Easter quotations.

"I still believe in Santa, the Easter Bunny, the Tooth Fairy and true love. Don't even try to tell me different."

 Dolly Parton

"The very first Easter taught us this: that life never ends and love never dies."

 Kate McGahan

"Christ the Lord is risen today, sons of men and angels say. Raise your joys and triumphs high; sing, ye heavens and earth reply."

 Charles Wesley

"To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow."

 Audrey Hepburn

"Our Lord has written the promise of resurrection, not in books alone, but in every leaf in springtime."


"The great gift of Easter is hope."

 Basil Hume

"No winter lasts forever; no spring skips its turn."

 Hal Borland

"Easter is meant to be a symbol of hope, renewal, and new life."

– Janine di Giovanni

"For I remember it is Easter Morn and life and love and peace are all new born."

– Alice Freeman Palmer

"There would be no Christmas if there was no Easter."

– Gordon P. Hinckley

"Blessed are those who have not seen and have yet believed."

– John 20:29

"Easter is the only time of year when it is safe to put all your eggs in one basket."

"Easter is the only time of year when it is safe to put all your eggs in one basket."

"Egg hunts are proof that your children can find things when they really want."

"A true friend is someone who thinks you're a good egg, even if you're cracked."

"Easter spells out beauty, the rare beauty of new life."

– S.D. Gordon

"Golf is just the adult version of an Easter Egg Hunt."

"You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep spring from coming."

– Pablo Neruda

"The Easter eggs symbolizes our ability to break out of the hardened, protective shell we've surrounded ourselves with that limits our thoughts and beliefs. As we break open our hearts and minds we discover a transformation to new, life enhancing thoughts and beliefs."

 Siobhan Shaw

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