65 Inspirational February Quotes On Success In Life

These February quotes will inspire you. February is the second month of the year in the Julian and Gregorian calendars. The month has 28 days in common years or 29 in leap years, with the 29th day being called the leap day.

Below you will find a collection of motivating, knowledgeable and encouraging February quotes, February sayings, and February proverbs.

Best February Quotes

  1. “Let us love winter, for it is the spring of genius.” ~ Pietro Aretino
  2. “While it is February one can taste the full joys of anticipation. Spring stands at the gate with her finger on the latch.” ~ Patience Strong
  3. “If January is the month of change, February is the month of lasting change. January is for dreamers… February is for doers -” ~ Marc Parent
  4. “Every mile is two in winter” ~ George Herbert

  5. “February… Bending from Heaven, in azure mirth, It kissed the forehead of the Earth, And smiled upon the silent sea, And bade the frozen streams be free, And waked to music all their fountains, And breathed upon the frozen mountains.” ~ Percy Bysshe Shelley
  6. “There is always in February some one day, at least, when one smells the yet distant, but surely coming summer.” ~ Gertrude Jekyll, February quotes summer
  7. “Why, what’s the matter, That you have such a February face, So full of frost, of storm and cloudiness?” ~ William Shakespeare
  8. “In February there is everything to hope for and nothing to regret.” ~ Patience Strong

  9. “In the coldest February, as in every other month in every other year, the best thing to hold on to in this world is each other.” ~ Linda Ellerbee
  10. “Late February days; and now, at last,
    Might you have thought that
    Winter’s woe was past;
    So fair the sky was and so soft the air.” ~ William Morris
  11. “January cold and desolate; February dripping wet; March wind ranges; April changes; Birds sing in tune To flowers of May, And sunny June Brings longest day; In scorched July The storm-clouds fly, Lightning-torn;
    August bears corn, September fruit; In rough October Earth must disrobe her; Stars fall and shoot
    In keen November; And night is long And cold is strongIn bleak December.” ~ Christina Rossetti
  12. “February is the uncertain month, neither black nor white but all shades between by turns. Nothing is sure.” ~ Gladys Hasty Carroll

  13. “the reason God made February short a few days was because he knew that by the time people came to the end of it they would die if they had to stand one more blasted day.” ~ Katherine Paterson
  14. “Surely as cometh the Winter, I know
    There are Spring violets under the snow.” ~ Robert Henry Newell
  15. “Wan February with weeping cheer,
    Whose cold hand guides the youngling year
    Down misty roads of mire and rime,
    Before thy pale and fitful face
    The shrill wind shifts the clouds apace
    Through skies the morning scarce may climb.
    Thine eyes are thick with heavy tears,
    But lit with hopes that light the year’s.” ~ Algernon Charles Swinburne
  16. “Punch after punch after punch. February is a mean bully. Nothing could be worse – except August.” ~ Katherine Paterson

  17. “In tangled wreath, in clustered gleaming stars,
    In floating, curling sprays,
    The golden flower comes shining though the woods
    These February days;
    Forth go all hearts, all hands, from out the town,
    To bring her gayly in,
    This wild, sweet Princess of far Florida –
    The yellow jessamine.” ~ Constance Fenimore Woolson
  18. “Without Valentine’s Day, February would be… well, January.” ~ Jim Gaffigan
  19. “February, when the days of winter seem endless and no amount of wistful recollecting can bring back any air of summer.” ~ Shirley Jackson
  20. “The last time when I handed over information was in February or March 1949.” ~ Klaus Fuchs

  21. “Even winter — the hardest season, the most implacable — dreams, as February creeps on, of the flame that will presently melt it away. Everything tires with time, and starts to seek some opposition, to save it from itself.” ~ Clive Barker
  22. “February… Now more than ever one must remind oneself that it is wasteful folly to wish that time would pass, or – as the puritanical old saying used to have it – to kill time until it kills you.” ~ Joseph Wood Krutch
  23. “February dawn — frost on the path Where I paced all winter.” ~ Jack Kerouac, February quotes dawn
  24. “The book the Ziff folks sent me as an example of their art was ‘Late Night VRML 2.0 with Java,’ 700 pages + CD-ROM, published February 1997. I was personally acquainted with more movie stars than people who might conceivably have wanted to buy this book or any book like it.” ~ Philip Greenspun
  25. “I stood beside a hill
    Smooth with new-laid snow,
    A single star looked out
    From the cold evening glow.
    There was not other creature
    That saw what I could see,
    I stood and watched the evening star
    As long as it watched me.” ~ Sara Teasdale
  26. “February is just plain malicious. It knows your defenses are down.” ~ Katherine Paterson

  27. “Still lie the sheltering snows, undimmed and white;
    And reigns the winter’s pregnant silence still;
    No sign of spring, save that the catkins fill,
    And willow stems grow daily red and bright.
    These are days when ancients held a rite
    Of expiation for the old year’s ill,
    And prayer to purify the new year’s will.” ~ Helen Hunt Jackson
  28. “Most people, early in November, take last looks at their gardens, are then prepared to ignore them until the spring. I am quite sure that a garden doesn’t like to be ignored like this. It doesn’t like to be covered in dust sheets, as though it were an old room which you had shut up during the winter. Especially since a garden knows how gay and delightful it can be, even in the very frozen heart of the winter, if you only give it a chance.” ~ Beverley Nichols
  29. “I was born February 20, 1937, in Munchen as the first child of Sebastian and Helene Huber.” ~ Robert Huber

  30. “In February 2003, I signed a three-year contract with MSNBC to host a talk show. Having recently decided not to run again for governor of Minnesota, I was still a pretty hot commodity. The show was originally scheduled for an hour, four nights a week.” ~ Jesse Ventura
  31. “I’ve been keeping a diary for thirty-three years and write in it every morning. Most of it’s just whining, but every so often there’ll be something I can use later: a joke, a description, a quote. It’s an invaluable aid when it comes to winning arguments. ‘That’s not what you said on February 3, 1996,’ I’ll say to someone.” ~ David Sedaris
  32. “I’m 58 years old and I just went through 8 back surgeries. They started cutting on me in February 2009, and I was basically bedridden for almost two years. I got a real dose of reality that if you don’t have your health, you don’t have anything.” ~ Hulk Hogan
  33. “The February sunshine steeps your boughs and tints the buds and swells the leaves within.” ~ William C. Bryant

  34. “I miss everything about Chicago, except January and February.” ~ Gary Cole
  35. “In the best of all possible worlds, February 14 is a pleasant and sentimental opportunity to lavish your partner with attention or move your relationship to the next level.” ~ Pepper Schwartz
  36. “The most serious charge which can be brought against New England is not Puritanism, but February… Spring is too far away to comfort even by anticipation, and winter long ago lost the charm of novelty. This is the very three a.m. of the calendar.” ~ Joseph Wood Krutch , February quotes for calendars
  37. “Spring, if it lingers more than a week beyond its span, starts to hunger for summer to end the days of perpetual promise. Summer in its turn soon begins to sweat for something to quench its heat, and the mellowest of autumns will tire of gentility at last, and ache for a quick sharp frost to kill its fruitfulness. Even winter — the hardest season, the most implacable — dreams, as February creeps on, of the flame that will presently melt it away. Everything tires with time, and starts to seek some opposition, to save it from itself.” ~ Clive Barker
  38. “February makes a bridge and March breaks it.” ~ Georges Hebert

  39. “You sweat out the free agent thing in November, then you make the trades in December. Then you struggle to sign the guys left in January, and in February I get down to sewing all the new numbers on the uniforms.” ~ Whitey Herzog
  40. “If you can believe it, Hollywood wanted to change my birthdate. I was born after Valentine’s Day, so they wanted to change it to February 14. A Latin lover should be born on Valentine’s Day. I said no.” ~ Cesar Romero, Born in February quotes
  41. “I got bitten by the free software bug in February of 1998 around the time of the Mozilla announcement.” ~ Andy Hertzfeld
  42. “The most serious charge which can be brought against New England is not Puritanism but February.” ~ Joseph Wood Krutch

  43. “February is a suitable month for dying. Everything around is dead, the trees black and frozen so that the appearance of green shoots two months hence seems preposterous, the ground hard and cold, the snow dirty, the winter hateful, hanging on too long.” ~ Anna Quindlen
  44. “Come when the rains
    Have glazed the snow and clothed the trees with ice,
    While the slant sun of February pours
    Into the bowers a flood of light. Approach!
    The incrusted surface shall upbear thy steps
    And the broad arching portals of the grove
    Welcome thy entering.” ~ William C. Bryant
  45. “February 19, 1942, is the year in which Executive Order 9066 was signed, and this was the order that called for the exclusion and internment of all Japanese Americans living on the west coast during World War II.” ~ Xavier Becerra
  46. “Rich meanings of the prophet-Spring adorn, / Unseen, this colorless sky of folded showers, / And folded winds…” ~ Alice Meynell

  47. “I have to admit, in January and February, I was in an absolute fuzz. I had no one on board. It wasn’t that I didn’t know what I was doing, but we didn’t have all the pieces put together.” ~ Donna Shalala
  48. “I just did something on a show on UPN called “Girlfriends” that will be on television in February. I am actually a much better actor today than I was in 1996, believe it or not.” ~ Christopher Darden
  49. “Dweezil and I are going on tour with the band probably starting in the middle of February for a month probably playing a few songs from my new record and then I’ll continue on after that tour” ~ Lisa Loeb
  50. “So all the system was running down and collapsing. Mrs. Thatcher became the leader of the Conservative Party in February 1975, and she clearly wanted to strike out and do something different.” ~ Kenneth Baker, Baron Baker of Dorking
  51. “My debut upon the world’s stage occurred on February 26th, 1845.” ~ Buffalo Bill

  52. “January gray is here, like a sexton by her grave; February bears the bier, march with grief doth howl and rave, and April weeps — but, O ye hours! Follow with May’s fairest flowers.” ~ Percy Bysshe Shelley
  53. “Tinsel in February, tinsel in August.
    There are things in a man besides his reason.” ~ Wallace Stevens
  54. “The only bubble in the flat champagne of February is Valentine’s Day. It was no accident that our ancestors pinned Valentine’s Day on February’s shirt: he or she lucky enough to have a lover in frigid, antsy February has cause for celebration, indeed.” ~ Tom Robbins , February quotes love
  55. “February makes a bridge and March breakes it.
    [February makes a bridge, and March breaks it.]” ~ George Herbert
  56. “Violets are God’s apology for February.” ~ Barbara Johnson

  57. “Late February, and the air’s so balmy snowdrops and crocuses might be fooled into early blooming. Then, the inevitable blizzard will come, blighting our harbingers of spring, and the numbed yards will go back undercover. In Florida, it’s strawberry season- shortcake, waffles, berries, and cream will be penciled on the coffeeshop menus.” ~ Gail Mazur
  58. “Go to the winter woods: listen there, look, watch, and “the dead months” will give you a subtler secret than any you have yet found in the forest.” ~ William Sharp, February quotes winter
  59. “In the early 1970s in Atlanta, I attended what had formerly been an all-white school but had become a black school after integration and white flight. Perhaps because of this, the teachers created a curriculum that included a focus on African American literature and history year-round, not just in February.” ~ Natasha Trethewey
  60. “There seems to be so much more winter than we need this year.” ~ Kathleen Norris

  61. “Worst Month of the Year: February. February has only 28 days in it, which means that if you rent an apartment, you are paying for three full days you don’t get. Try to avoid Februarys whenever possible.” ~ Steven Rubenstein
  62. “February is a month of months, and there is one special day: Valentine’s Day on the 14th. I know it’s still a ways off, but I just can’t wait. Janice, if you’re watching, will you make me the happiest man in the world and get out of my apartment?” ~ Ed Helms, Happy February quotes
  63. “I’m like really bad at like remembering all these things, but basically we finished…we wrapped in August and we locked in February. It was like we did our first friends and family screening I would say 8-weeks after we locked…after we wrapped or 8-weeks after we wrapped.” ~ Nicholas Stoller
  64. “From December to March, there are for many of us three gardens – the garden outdoors, the garden of pots and bowls in the house, and the garden of the mind’s eye.” ~ Katharine Sergeant Angell White
  65. “December is the toughest month of the year. Others are July, January, September, April, November, May, March, June, October, August, and February.” ~ Mark Twain

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