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72 Sunflower Quotes to Add More Sunny to Your Outlook

  • Last updated Jul 13 2021

Sunflowers are a unique and special flower and here we have gathered a ton of sunflower quotes that express exactly that.

The sunflower head is not one flower, but up to thousands of tiny ones, and one head can produce 1000-2000 seeds. Sunflowers are food plants for many species - and were used to make bread by many Native Americans. Sunflower oil is a great source of iron, calcium, and vitamins A and D.

Sunflower heads actually contain motor cells that let them move to track the sun. What an amazing flower! So much to love about these beauties! No wonder they have caught the eye of so many artists, including greats like Picasso and van Gogh.

There are 70 species (Genus = Helianthus) of sunflowers and they all originated in the Americas... and we present to you 70 plus 1 quotes about sunflowers - enjoy!

Please share widely and spread the sunshine!

--Unknown Author
--Marty Rubin
--Samrah Ahmad
--Avijeet Das
--Miranda Kerr

--Matshona Dhliwayo
--J.R. Rim
--Corina Abdulahm-Negura
--Jerry Spinelli
--Chuck Jones

--Allen Ginsberg
--Mary Oliver
--Vincent van Gogh
--Patricia Briggs



--Miranda Kerr

Longer Version:

Because a rose can never be a sunflower, and a sunflower can never be a rose. All flowers are beautiful in their own way, and that's like women too.



--Joan Mitchell


--Rabindranath Tagore
--Unknown Author
--Allen Ginsberg
--Allen Ginsberg
--Marie Williams Johnstone

--Pedro Calderon de la Barca
--Richard Rohr

--Steve Jobs
--Vincent van Gogh
--Sheila Carey


--Vera Nazarian
--Oksana Masters

--Rupi Kaur

--Jandy Nelson
--Unknown Author
--Unknown Author
--Abraham Cowley
--Loren Eiseley
--Jo Walton

--Henry Ward Beecher


--Khaled Hosseini

--Thomas Bulfinch
--Jerry Spinelli
--Simone Elkeles

--Joe Lycett
--Bria Vinaite
--Maori Proverb
--Jean Paul

--Henry Ward Beecher
--Avijeet Das

--Allen Ginsberg
--William Blake

--Curtis Tyrone Jones
--Helen Keller

Longer Version:

Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadows. It's what the sunflowers do.


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