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You’ve come to the correct place if you’re seeking some relaxing sunset quotes. While the sunrise signifies rebirth and waking, the sunset represents a reset in our life as we prepare to meet the dawn of a new morning, the promise of a fresh beginning.

Take a minute at the end of the day, as the sun sets and the moon rises, to admire the majesty of the golden hour as the sky transforms to dark. Take pleasure in the tranquility and tranquilly of the world around you. 

Are you still motivated by where you’ve been and what’s ahead? These sunset quotes are nearly as lovely as the painted sky!

Soothing Sunset Quotes

“There’s a sunrise and a sunset every single day, and they’re absolutely free. Don’t miss so many of them.”

Jo Walton

“…she remembered watching a summer sunset from this very spot. Not so long ago; just a lifetime.”

Sharon Kay Penman

“…the warm orange spreading from the horizon as not-quite-day, becomes not-quite-night.”

David Levithan

“A beautiful sunset is your reward for surviving another day. Enjoy as many as you can.”


“A beautiful sunset that was mistaken for a dawn.”

Claude Debussy

“A sunset is only half of the story.”

Craig D. Lounsbrough

“A sunset is the sun’s fiery kiss to the night.” 

Crystal Woods

“And yet day and night meet fleetingly at twilight and dawn,” he said, lowering his voice again and narrowing his eyes and moving his head a quarter of an inch closer to hers. “And their merging sometimes affords the beholder the most enchanted moments of all the twenty four hours. A sunrise or sunset can be ablaze with brilliance and arouse all the passion, all the yearning, in the soul of the beholder.”

Mary Balogh

“Beautiful sunsets need cloudy skies”

Paulo Coelho

“Can you see the sunset real good on the West side? You can see it on the East side too.” 

S.E. Hinton

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

Rabindranath Tagore

“Dusk is just an illusion because the sun is either above the horizon or below it. And that means that day and night are linked in a way that few things are there cannot be one without the other yet they cannot exist at the same time. How would it feel I remember wondering to be always together yet forever apart?”

Nicholas Sparks

“Enjoy each sunset for the promise of a new tomorrow.”


“Even the most beautiful days eventually have their sunsets.”


“Every sunset is also a sunrise. It all depends on where you stand.” 

Karl Schmidt

“Every sunset is an opportunity to reset.”

Richie Norton

“Foam is white and waves are grey; Beyond the sunset leads my way.” — J.R.R. Tolkien

“Harry looked down and saw deep green mountains and lakes, coppery in the sunset.”

J.K. Rowling

“Her life was no more than a series of glorious sunrises and sunsets.”

Virginia Alison

“I can count on my fingers the number of sunsets I have left, and I don’t want to miss any of them.”

Suzanne Collins

“I can’t give you the sunset, but I can give you the night.”

Erin McCarthy

“I never met a sunset I didn’t like.”


Soothing Sunset Quotes

“If I can put one touch of rosy sunset into the life of any man or woman, I shall feel that I have worked with God.”

K. Chesterton

“If you are in a beautiful place where you can enjoy sunrise and sunset, then you are living like a lord.”

Nathan Phillips

“If you can look at the sunset and smile, then you still have hope.”


“It does no harm to the romance of the sunset to know a little about it.”

Carl Sagan

“It is almost impossible to watch a sunset and not dream”

Bernard Williams

“It’s not just a sunset; it’s a moonrise too.”

P. C. Cast

“It’s that time between day and night when the sky looks like it’s on fire and mosquitoes are on the hunt.” 

Angie Thomas

“Keep looking up! I learn from the past, dream about the future and look up. There’s nothing like a beautiful sunset to end a healthy day.”

Rachel Boston

“Know what you want to do, hold the thought firmly, and do every day what should be done, and every sunset will see you that much nearer the goal.”

Elbert Hubbard

“Live to revel in just another twilight. Life may sink and disappear along with the sunset never to rise again.”

Munia Khan

“Look at the sunset as a hope for tomorrow. I hope that you don’t keep your pain a secret and that you don’t look at life with sorrow.”

Lidia Longorio

“Meanwhile the sunsets are mad orange fools raging in the gloom….” 

Jack Kerouac

Soothing Sunset Quotes

“Meet me where the sky touches the sea.”

Jennifer Donnelly

“Never waste any amount of time doing anything important when there is a sunset outside that you should be sitting under!”

C. JoyBell C.

“No sun outlasts its sunset, but will rise again and bring the dawn.”

Maya Angelou

“Ô, Sunlight! The most precious gold to be found on Earth.”

Roman Payne

“Orange? Like Effie’s hair?” I say.
“A bit more muted,” he says. “More like sunset.”

Suzanne Collins

“Perfect happiness is a beautiful sunset… It’s the little things that make happy moments, not the grand events. Joy comes in sips, not gulps.”

Sharon Draper

“Pour me a sunset, kill the night, and I promise to drink with you forever.”

William C. Hannan

“Softly the evening came with the sunset.”

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

“Sometimes the sunset is so beautiful, I think it might be the very last one.” 

Nitya Prakash

“Soon it got dusk, a grapy dusk, a purple dusk over tangerine groves and long melon fields; the sun the color of pressed grapes, slashed with burgandy red, the fields the color of love and Spanish mysteries.”

Jack Kerouac

“Sunrise is the start of something beautiful: the day. Sunset is the start of something beautiful: the night.”

Juansen Dizon

“Sunset is still my favorite color, and rainbow is second.”

Mattie J.T. Stepanek

Soothing Sunset Quotes

“Sunset is the only therapy I need. There is something magical about it, it makes you feel things. And with every new sunset that feeling is always different. And the beautiful thing is that no matter what you feel, as long as you feel, you are living and that is all that matters.”

Tadas Petrovas

“Sunset on the water ought to be a quiet and easy time, but I guess some people can’t stand a little silence.”

Carl Hiaasen

“Sunset shows that life is too beautiful to hold on to the past so move on to the present.”

Jennifer Aquillo

“Sunsets are just little glimpses of the golden streets of heaven.”


“Sunsets are like God’s paintings in the sky.”


“Sunsets are loved because they vanish.”

Ray Bradbury

“Sunsets are my escape into the reality I want to continuously live.”

Rachel Roy

“Sunsets are one thing in life that won’t wait.”


“Sunsets are proof that endings can often be beautiful too.”

Beau Taplin

“Sunsets are proof that no matter what happens, every day can end beautifully.”

Kristen Butler

“Sunsets in themselves are generally superior to sunrises, but with the sunset, we appreciate images drawn from departed peace and faded glory.”

George Stillman Hillard

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

Richard Paul Evans

“That was her magic – she could still see the sunset, even on the darkest days.”


“The first stab of love is like a sunset, a blaze of color — oranges, pearly pinks, vibrant purples…”

Anna Godbersen

“The sky broke like an egg into full sunset and the water caught fire.” 

Pamela Hansford Johnson

“The sky takes on shades of orange during sunrise and sunset, the colour that gives you hope that the sun will set only to rise again.”

Ram Charan

“The sky, at sunset, looked like a carnivorous flower.”

Roberto Bolaño

“The sun has gone to bed and so must I.”

The Sound of Music

“The sun is setting in a burnt orange sky; the cliffs are black silhouettes; the sea, liquid silver.”

Laura Treacy Bentley

“The sunset is life’s way of saying “Good job, you survived today, here’s something pretty.”


Soothing Sunset Quotes

“There can’t possibly be anything more beautiful than Seaside Beach at sunset.”

Bryn McCarren

“There is nothing more musical than a sunset.”

Claude Debussy

“There’s always a sunrise and always a sunset and it’s up to you to choose to be there for it.”

Cheryl Strayed

“There’s nothing like a beautiful sunset to end a healthy day.”

Rachel Boston

“They ran to the museums for paintings. I ran to the roof for sunsets.” 

Darnell Lamont Walker

“To capture a California sunset in South Pasadena is to hold an angel’s wings with bated breath.”

Gina de Gorna

“To watch a sunset is to connect with the Divine.”

Gina de Gorna

“Twilight fell: The sky turned to a light, dusky purple littered with tiny silver stars.”

J.K. Rowling

“Watching sunset makes you feel stronger.”

Anamika Mishra

“When ballet takes to the sea, even the sunset comes to take a sneak peek.”

Anthony T. Hincks

“When I admire the wonder of a sunset or the beauty of the moon, my soul expands in worship of the Creator.”

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

“When the sun has set, no candle can replace it.”

George R.R. Martin

“When your world moves too fast and you lose yourself in the chaos, introduce yourself to each colour of the sunset.”

Christy Ann Martine

“Whenever you want to see me, always look at the sunset; I will be there.”

Grace Ogot

“You want proof there’s a God? Look outside, watch a sunset.”

Frank E. Peretti

“Your choice between sunrise or sunset depends on your attitude.”

Ibn Jeem

“The horizon changes but the sun does not.”

Joyce Rachell

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