The Moon Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old the moon quotes, the moon sayings, and the moon proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

The moon is a friend for the lonesome to talk to. Carl Sandburg
The moon puts on an elegant show, different every time in shape, colour and nuance. Arthur Smith
You can be the moon and still be jealous of the stars. Gary Allan
The moon was a ghostly galleon tossed upon cloudy seas. Alfred Noyes
Ten years ago the Moon was an inspiration to poets and an opportunity for lovers. Ten years from now it will be just another airport. Emmanuel G. Mesthene
The moon lives in the lining of your skin. Pablo Neruda
The moon is a silver pin-head vast, That holds the heaven's tent-hangings fast. William R. Alger
The moon was reigning over their world, glowing its full splendor to all those willing to look up. Irina Serban
The moon rested right above the mountains, a place I call home. Daniel Wallock
The full moon - the mandala of the sky. Tom Robbins
The Moon is opposing Jupiter. Don't get involved, it's their problem. Jim Critchfield
It is no secret that the moon has no light of her own, but is, as it were, a mirror, receiving brightness from the influence of the sun. Vitruvius
The moon will guide you through the night with her brightness, but she will always dwell in the darkness, in order to be seen. Shannon L. Alder
Every one is a moon, and has a dark side which he never shows to anybody Mark Twain
The moon, like a flower In heaven's high bower, With silent delight Sits and smiles on the night. William Blake
The moon can never breathe, but it can take our breath away with the beauty of its cold, arid orb. Munia Khan
The moon is beautiful only when the mind is seeking beauty and the heart is loving. Debasish Mridha, M.D.
The wisdom of the Moon is greater than the wisdom of the Earth, because the Moonsees the universe better than the Earth can see it! Mehmet Murat ildan
There is something haunting in the light of the moon; it has all the dispassionateness of a disembodied soul, and something of its inconceivable mystery. Joseph Conrad
The moon looks upon many night flowers; the night flowers see but one moon. Jean Ingelow
The moon is the reflection of your heart and moonlight is the twinkle of your love. Debasish Mridha
And he beholds the moon; like a rounded fragment of ice filled with motionless light. Gustave Flaubert
If the moon smiled, she would resemble you. You leave the same impression Of something beautiful, but annihilating. Sylvia Plath
The sky was a midnight-blue, like warm, deep, blue water, and the moon seemed to lie on it like a water-lily, floating forward with an invisible current. Willa Cather
Aim for the moon. If you miss, you may hit a star. W. Clement Stone
I like to think that the moon is there even if I am not looking at it. Albert Einstein
The Moon is the first milestone on the road to the stars. Arthur C. Clarke
The moon is brighter since the barn burned. Matsuo Basho
The moon is essentially gray, no color. It looks like plaster of Paris, like dirty beach sand with lots of footprints in it. James A. Lovell
We'll go back to the moon by not learning anything new. Burt Rutan