Inspirational Bird Quotes : Bird Sayings In Life

These bird quotes will inspire you. The bird is a warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrate distinguished by the possession of feathers, wings, and a beak and (typically) by being able to fly.

A collection of motivating, happy, and encouraging bird quotes, bird sayings, and bird proverbs.

Famous Bird Quotes

  1. “The sound of birds stops the noise in my mind.” ~ Carly Simon
  2. “Everyone likes birds. What wild creature is more accessible to our eyes and ears, as close to us and everyone in the world, as universal as a bird?” ~ David Attenborough
  3. “May my heart always be open to little birds who are the secrets of living” ~ e. e. cummings
  4. “Wherever there are birds, there is hope.” ~ Mehmet Murat Ildan

  5. “Unclose your mind. You are not a prisoner. You are a bird in flight, searching the skies for dreams.” ~ Haruki Murakami
  6. “Give food to the birds, you will then be surrounded by the wings of love, you will be encompassed by the joys of little silent hearts!” ~ Mehmet Murat Ildan
  7. “I caught a glimpse of happiness, and saw it was a bird on a branch, fixing to take wing.” ~ Richard Peck
  8. “Birds are a miracle because they prove to us there is a finer, simpler state of being which we may strive to attain.” ~ Douglas Coupland

  9. “Keep a green tree in your heart and perhaps the singing bird will come.” ~ Lois Lowry
  10. “Tomorrow, the birds will sing. Be brave. Face life.” ~ Charlie Chaplin , Bird quotes about life
  11. “Faith is the bird that feels the light when the dawn is still dark.” ~ Rabindranath Tagore
  12. “If you want to see birds, you must have birds in your heart.” ~ John Burroughs

  13. “I once asked a bird, how is it that you fly in this gravity of darkness? She responded, ‘love lifts me.'” ~ Hafez
  14. “Birds sing after a storm. Why shouldn’t we?” ~ Rose Kennedy
  15. “As I love nature, as I love singing birds, and gleaming stubble, and flowing rivers, and morning and evening, and summer and winter, I love thee, my Friend.” ~ Henry David Thoreau , Bird quotes lover
  16. “In order to see birds it is necessary to become a part of the silence.” ~ Robert Wilson Lynd

  17. “We have flown the air like birds and swum the sea like fishes, but have yet to learn the simple act of walking the earth like brothers.” ~ Martin Luther King, Jr.
  18. “Be as a bird perched on a frail branch that she feels bending beneath her, still she sings away all the same, knowing she has wings.” ~ Victor Hugo
  19. “A beautiful day with the buoyancy of a bird.” ~ Truman Capote
  20. “Fly! There’s a lot of sky out there for brave birds.” ~ Matthew Quick

  21. “I woke up this morning,
    Smiled at the rising sun,
    Three little birds,
    Sat on my doorstep,
    Singing sweet songs” ~ Bob Marley
  22. “Feed the birds in winter; in return, they will feed your soul with the look of gratitude!” ~ Mehmet Murat Ildan
  23. “The bluebird carries the sky on his back.” ~ Henry David Thoreau
  24. “Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings.” ~ Salvador Dali

  25. “I always wonder why birds choose to stay in the same place when they can fly anywhere on the earth, then I ask myself the same question.” ~ Harun Yahya
  26. “Paint the flying spirit of the bird rather than its feathers.” ~ Robert Henri , Flying bird quotes
  27. “You’ll have a lot more respect for a bird after you try making a nest.” ~ Cynthia Lewis
  28. “God loved the birds and invented trees. Man loved the birds and invented cages.” ~ Jacques Deval

  29. “Use what talents you possess; the woods would be very silent if no birds sang there except those that sang best.” ~ Henry Van Dyke
  30. “If only the best birds sang, the forest would be silent.” ~ Henry Van Dyke
  31. “No bird soars too high if he soars with his own wings.” ~ William Blake
  32. “I hope you love birds too. It is economical. It saves going to heaven.” ~ Emily Dickinson

  33. “Everybody loves birdsong. It’s a human need… the sound of birds gives a deep, if sometimes almost unnoticed, pleasure” ~ Simon Barnes
  34. “Birds fly over the rainbow. Why then, oh, why can’t I?” ~ Judy Garland
  35. “The soul has illusions as the bird has wings: it is supported by them.” ~ Victor Hugo
  36. “Love is a bird… she needs to fly.” ~ Madonna Ciccone

  37. “Faith is the bird that sings while it is yet dark.” ~ Max Lucado
  38. “A bird is joy incarnate.” ~ Myrtle Reed
  39. “It’s probable that in the artistic hierarchy birds are the greatest musicians existing on our planet.” ~ Olivier Messiaen
  40. “God gives every bird its food, but He does not throw it into its nest.” ~ J. G. Holland

  41. “A Fly can’t bird, but a bird can fly.” ~ A. A. Milne
  42. “I sometimes think we consider too much the good luck of the early bird and not enough the bad luck of the early worm.” ~ Franklin D. Roosevelt
  43. “It is not only fine feathers that make fine birds.” ~ Aesop
  44. “Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken-winged bird that cannot fly.” ~ Langston Hughes

  45. “Man is a bird without wings and a bird is a man without sorrow.” ~ Louis de Bernieres
  46. “Birds were flying from continent to continent long before we were. They reached the coldest place on Earth, Antarctica, long before we did. They can survive in the hottest of deserts. Some can remain on the wing for years at a time. They can girdle the globe. Now, we have taken over the earth and the sea and the sky, but with skill and care and knowledge, we can ensure that there is still a place on Earth for birds in all their beauty and variety – if we want to… And surely, we should.” ~ David Attenborough
  47. “Morning has broken
    Like the first morning.
    Blackbird has spoken
    Like the first bird.” ~ Eleanor Farjeon
  48. “It’s just a job. Grass grows, birds fly, waves pound the sand. I beat people up.” ~ Muhammad Ali

  49. “If I had to choose, I would rather have birds than airplanes.” ~ Charles Lindbergh
  50. “I am a cage, in search of a bird.” ~ Franz Kafka
  51. “I heard a bird so sing, Whose music, to my thinking, pleased the king.” ~ William Shakespeare
  52. “Be like the bird who, pausing in her flight awhile on boughs too slight, feels them give way beneath her, and yet sings, knowing she hath wings.” ~ Victor Hugo

  53. “The bird has an honor that man does not have. Man lives in the traps of his abdicated laws and traditions; but the birds live according to the natural law of God who causes the earth to turn around the sun.” ~ Khalil Gibran
  54. “A wonderful bird is a pelican,
    His bill will hold more than his belican.
    He can take in his beak
    Food enough for a week;
    But I’m damned if I see how the helican.” ~ Dixon Lanier Merritt
  55. “That little bird has chosen his shelter. Above it are the stars and the deep heaven of worlds. Yet he is rocking himself to sleep without caring for tomorrow’s lodging, calmly clinging to his little twig, and leaving God to think for him.” ~ Martin Luther
  56. “Sweet bird, that shun the noise of folly, most musical, most melancholy!” ~ John Milton

  57. “Watching birds has become part of my daily meditation affirming my connection to the earth body.” ~ Carol P. Christ
  58. “I don’t ask for the meaning of the song of a bird or the rising of the sun on a misty morning. There they are, and they are beautiful.” ~ Pete Hamill
  59. “It may be hard for an egg to turn into a bird: it would be a jolly sight harder for it to learn to fly while remaining an egg. We are like eggs at present. And you cannot go on indefinitely being just an ordinary, decent egg. We must be hatched or go bad.” ~ C. S. Lewis
  60. “Birds are indicators of the environment. If they are in trouble, we know we’ll soon be in trouble.” ~ Roger Tory Peterson

  61. “I know why the caged bird sings.” ~ Maya Angelou
  62. “Use those talents you have. You will make it. You will give joy to the world. Take this tip from nature: The woods would be a very silent place if no birds sang except those who sang best.” ~ Bernard Meltzer
  63. “Poetry is like a bird, it ignores all frontiers.” ~ Yevgeny Yevtushenko

  64. “No one is free, even the birds are chained to the sky.” ~ Bob Dylan
  65. “Here every bird and fish knew its course. Every tree had its own place upon this earth. Only man had lost his way.” ~ Margaret Craven

Bird the young of a feathered vertebrate.

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