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100 Top Rain Quotes: Rainy Day Sayings

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Sometimes how you feel about a rainy day depends on your mood. You might want to get out there to enjoy it or take the opportunity to stay cozy inside. We gathered the best rain quotes for every mood and it turned out to be a long list so we divided it into smaller categories to make it easier for you. So check out these quotes about rain which include rainy day quotes, dance in the rain quotes, enjoying the rain quotes, rain love quotes, raindrop quotes, rainy morning quotes, after rain quotes, rainy night quotes, funny rain quotes, romantic rain quotes, happy rain quotes, sad rain quotes, cute rain quotes, heavy rain quotes, rainbow after the rain quotes, sound of rain quotes, walking in the rain quotes, positive rainy day quotes, short rain quotes for Instagram, singing in the rain quotes, rain sayings and finally a few rain captions.

We have been travelling for over 10 years now and have had rainy days in almost every country we’ve been to. We have paired our favourite quotes on rain with some of our favourite rain photos from around the world to make helpful sky quote images.

Jump ahead to the category that interests you most or scroll through the whole list to find the best rain quote for you.

Rain Quotes

Here is a sampling of some of the best rain quotes and rainy weather quotes.

“It’s the rain that fills the rivers, not the dew.”   

“Don’t confuse your path with your destination. Just because it’s stormy now doesn’t mean that you aren’t headed for sunshine.”

“Because rain will wash away everything, if you let it.” – Sarah Kay

“Without rain, there is no life.” – Jerry Yang

Ocean, beach, trees and dark rain clouds and a rain quotes that says without rain, there is no life

“The rain is falling all around, it falls on field and tree, it rains on the umbrellas here, and on the ships at sea.” – Robert Louis Stevenson

“From where we stand the rain seems random. If we could stand somewhere else, we would see the order in it.” – Tony Hillerman

“With new hope. We build new lives. Why complain when it rains? This is what it means to be free.” -Lawson Fusao Inada

“Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces us up, snow is exhilarating; there is really no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather.” – John Ruskin

“The sky still appeared unable to make up it’s mind whether it wanted to rain or not.” – J.K. Rowling

Person reflected in pond with rain quote by J.K. Rowling

“In March the soft rains continued, and each storm waited courteously until its predecessor sunk beneath the ground.” – John Steinbeck

“I don’t see the desert as barren at all; I see it as full and ripe. It doesn’t need to be flattered with rain. It certainly needs rain, but it does with what it has, and creates amazing beauty.” – Joy Harjo

“The three great elemental sounds in nature are the sound of rain, the sound of wind in a primeval wood, and the sound of outer ocean on a beach.” – Henry Beston

“If the rain spoils our picnic but saves a farmer’s crop, who are we to say it shouldn’t rain?” – Tom Barrett

“Water is sagacious because it carries inside of itself the bottomless profundity of oceans, the cosmic looks of the clouds, subtle wits of the rivers, the inquisitive character of the rains and the silent meditation of the little lakes!” – Mehmet Murat Ildan

Rainy Day Quotes

Rainy day quotes can bring to mind the cozy feeling of being inside reading while enjoying the sound of the rain. There are a few rain and coffee quotes mixed into these rainy weather quotes, as well as some quotes about rainy days. And when the rainy day becomes a stormy day check out our list of Storm Quotes and Captions.

“A rainy day is a special gift to readers.” – Amy Miles

Red roofs and a church spire with a rainy day quotes that says a rainy day is a special gift to readers

“Like the sky opens after a rainy day we must open to ourselves. Learn to love yourself for who you are and open so the world can see you shine.” – James Poland

“Only a select few are able to see the true beauty that lies behind what just might seem like a rainy day or a grey sky.” – Jessica M. Laar

“Some people are making such thorough preparation for rainy days that they aren’t enjoying today’s sunshine.” – William Feather

“A rainy day is an equalizer. You don’t know what’s going to happen. You just take what you can get.” – Charlie Harvey

“On a sunny clear day, you can improve your body; on a rainy foggy day, you can improve your mind!” – Mehmet Murat Ildan

“Stew’s so comforting on a rainy day.” – Dodie Smith

“A rainy day is like a lovely gift — you can sleep late and not feel guilty.” ― Elizabeth Jane Howard

Cloudy skies about ocean with quotes about rainy days

“Rainy days should be spent at home with a cup of tea and a good book.” – Bill Watterson

“The shortest period of time lies between the minute you put some money away for a rainy day and the unexpected arrival of rain.” – Jane Bryant Quinn

““Enjoy the darkness, gloom, wetness on a rainy day because somehow soon the sun will come out!” – Mehmet Murat ildan

Dance in the Rain Quotes

Find the perfect learning to dance in the rain quote in this list of the best dance in the rain quotes.            

“Anyone who says sunshine brings happiness has never danced in the rain.”

“Life’s not about waiting for the storm to pass…It’s about learning to dance in the rain.” – Vivian Greene

If you like this quote check out our list of Short Quotes About Life

“Let us keep the dance of rain our fathers kept and tread our dreams beneath the jungle sky.” – Arna Bontemps

“Look forward to when the storm is over. Stay close to God. Find a way to dance in the rain. ”– Kyle Jessen

“Some people dance with singing rain; some people get wet with misery and pain. ” – Debashis Mridha

“Anyone who says sunshine brings happiness has never danced in the rain.”

“If it rains on your parade, dance in it.”

Woman with umbrella in town square with a dance in the rain quotes that reads if it rain on your parade dance in it

“It is better to dance in the rain than to sit under a leaking roof.”

“Dance in the rain. Sleep under the stars.”

“No person has the right to sad on rainy days. Dance in the rain as though you are dancing with a lover.”

“Everything is more beautiful in the rain. Don’t ask me why. Because I love to dance in the rain.”

“Learn to dance in the storm so when life hands you a stormy weather, you just glide through it.” – Ikechukwu Izuakor

“One can find so many pains when the rain is falling but I heart always dancing on rain.” – John Steinbeck

Enjoying Rain Quotes

These beautiful rain quotes are all about enjoying yourself in the rain. Pick your favourite from these enjoying rain quotes.

“Let the rain kiss you, Let the rain beat upon your head with silver liquid drops, Let the rain sing you a lullaby.”-Langston Hughes

“I think rain is as necessary to the mind as to vegetation. My very thoughts become thirsty and crave moisture.”  -John Burroughs

“Life is full of beauty. Notice it. Notice the bumble bee, the small child, and the smiling faces. Smell the rain and feel the wind. Live your life to the fullest potential, and fight for your dreams.” – Ashley Smith

“Nana always said the rain was nature’s way of adding sparkle to the outdoors.” – Mehmet Murat Ildan

“I like people who smile when it’s raining.”

“Rain showers my spirit and waters my soul.”  – Emily Logan Decens

Purple rain clouds over a lake and a enjoying rain quotes that says rain showers my spirit and waters my soul

“I’ve always found the rain very calming.” – Venus Williams

“Celebrate the rain; it only means that the sun shall shine bigger and brighter than ever.” — Unknown

“Give thanks for the rain in your life which waters the flowers of your soul.” – Jonathan Lockwood Huie

“Some people feel the rain. Others just get wet.” – Bob Marley

“Rain has always given me an inexplicable joy.” – Nikos Kazantzakis

“Watching the rain is as beautiful as watching the sunset or the sunrise and it is even better because in addition to watching you can also listen to it, the fantastic music of the drop sounds!” – Mehmet Murat ildan

Rain Love Quotes

We found the best rain and love quotes for this list that are all about loving the rain. Here you should be able to find the perfect rainy day love quotes and love quotes on rain. Check out our list of Short Love Quotes. You might also like our list of Good Morning Love Quotes to help your loved one start a rainy day right.

“Rain is not only drops of water. It’s the love of the sky for the earth. They never meet each other but sends love this way.”

“Never lose hope. The darkest clouds precede the loveliest rain!” – Avijeet Das

“I love the rain. It’s my favorite weather.” – Kristen Wiig

“No one can possess a sunset like the one we saw that evening. Just as no one can possess an afternoon of rain beating against the window, or serenity of a sleeping child, or the magical moment when the waves break on the rocks. No one can possess the beautiful things in this Earth, but we can know them and love them.” – Paulo Coelho

“Don’t threaten me with love, baby. Let’s just go walking in the rain.” – Billie Holiday

Woman with red umbrella walking down cobblestone street with a rain love quotes on top

“Love like rain, can nourish from above, drenching couples with a soaking joy. But sometimes under the angry heat of life, love dries on the surface and must nourish from below, tending to its roots keeping itself alive.” – Paulo Coelho

“When we love each other we are immortal and indestructible like the heartbeat and the rain and the wind.” – Erich Maria Remarque

“Just as the smell of the earth during a Summer rain… Oh, how lovely is to love and to be loved in return.” – Efrat Cybulkiewicz

“One thing I love about being back is English rain. Looking out of the window now, it’s raining, and the sky is dark; I love it. To me, those are reassuringly English things. I love it when it rains.” – Kate Winslet

“Rain with an umbrella while holding hands with your lover is damned sure nice.” – Carew Papritz

“There is no love story more beautiful than that between wind and rain.” – Corina Abdulahm Negura

“Come, be my love in the wet woods; come, where the boughs rain when it blows.” – Robert Frost

Cloudy forest with rain romantic quotes by Robert Frost

“I believe in running through the rain and crashing into the person you love and having your lips bleed on each other.” – Billy Bob Thornton

“Fall in love so madly that every leaf whispers words of love to your lover. Every raindrop explodes with only one word as it hits the Earth.” – Shekhar Kapur

Raindrops Quotes

We love these raindrops quotes that are perfect for every occasion.

“Raindrops are nothing more than a lullaby for the restless soul.” – Erin Forbes

“The patter of rain is a chorus of raindrops.” – Anthony T. Hincks

Rain falling on palm trees with a raindrops quotes that says the patter of rain is a chorus of raindrops

“Raindrops are my only reminder that clouds have a heartbeat. That I have one, too.” – Tahereh Mafi

“The drop of rain maketh a hole in the stone, not by violence, but by soft falling.” – Hugh Latimer

“Remember that every drop of rain that falls bears into the bosom of the earth a quality of beautiful fertility.”  – George Henry Lewes

“Rain hangs about the place, like a friendly ghost. If it’s not coming down in delicate droplets, then it’s in buckets; and if neither, it tends to lurk suspiciously in the atmosphere.” — Barbara Acton- Bond

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“The drops of rain make a hole in the stone, not by violence, but by oft falling.” – Lucretius

“A window covered with raindrops interests me more than a photograph of a famous person.” – Saul Leiter

“The rain begins with a single drop.” – Manal al-Sharif

“What is rain? It is thousands of drop-friends coming from the sky!” – Mehmet Murat ildan

“It’s a relief to hear the rain. It’s the sound of billions of drops, all equal, all equally committed to falling, like a sudden outbreak of democracy. Water, when it hits the ground, instantly becomes a puddle or rivulet or flood.” – Alice Oswald

“Rain drops on window glass is a sort of love-bite, is it not?” – Jasleen Kaur Gumber

“We’re as ephemeral as raindrops. We all fall, and we all land somewhere.” – Robert Charles Wilson

“Every raindrop that falls is accompanied by an angel, for even a raindrop is a manifestation of being.” – Muhammad

“Around us, life bursts with miracles, a glass of water, a ray of sunshine, a leaf, a caterpillar, a flower, laughter, raindrops.” – Nhat Hanh

“I want your sun to reach my raindrops, so your heat can raise my soul upward like a cloud.” – Rumi

“Every human being is a raindrop. And when enough of the raindrops become clear and coherent they then become the power of the storm.” – John Trudell

“Let unexpected incidents roll off you like raindrops dancing down your bedroom window.” – Mod Sun

Rainy Morning Quotes

Here is a great selection of good morning rainy day quotes for that rainy morning. Pick from our list of rain morning quotes and rainy good morning quotes to find the one that fits your photo best. You might also like our list of Inspirational Morning Quotes, Good Morning Quotes and Funny Good Morning Quotes.

“Colors shone with exceptional clarity in the rain. The ground was a deep black, the pine branches a brilliant green, the people wrapped in yellow looking like special spirits that were allowed to wander over the earth on rainy mornings only.” – Haruki Murakami

“It is the dawn of a new day, and it is raining cats and dogs. Like a child, dance in the rain, and forget your sorrows.” – Michael Bassey Johnson

Person walking on rainy beach with quotes for rainy morning by Johnson

“How much better does being alive get then sitting beside a warm fire amidst a misty rainy morning.” – Carew Papritz

“Greet the sun every morning as though it’s your best friend. Dance in the rain as though you are dancing with a lover.” – Sara Strain

”Don’t predict the condition of the entire day by the state of the morning. You don’t judge a book by its cover. A cloudy morning is no guarantee for a rainy day!” – Israelmore Ayivor

“What’s a rainy day without some delicious coffee-flavoured loneliness?” ― Sanober Khan

A city on a rainy day with a rainy morning quotes that says what's a rainy day without some delicious coffee-flavoured loneliness

“Cold feet under a warm blanket, steam over an empty mug–rain splatters on dry window pane–open journals of closed memories… tears of laughter and joy of pain… schmaltz of diametric morning.” – Val Uchendu

After Rain Quotes

If you are looking for sunshine after the rain quotes or a variation of the popular after the rain comes the sun quotes, this section is for you. You might also be interested in our list of the Best Sunshine Quotes or the Best Sun Quotes. Have a look through these sun after rain quotes.

“The sun after the rain is much beautiful than the sun before the rain.” – Mehmet Murat Ildan

Boat on the beach with dark clouds behind and a after rain quotes on top

If you like this quote check out our list of Best Sky Quotes.

“After the rain, the sun will reappear. There is life. After the pain, the joy will still be here.” – Walt Disney

“After the rain cometh the fair weather.” – Aesop

“A life without rain is like the sun without shade.” – Karen White

“A delicate fabric of bird song floats in the air, the smell of wet wild earth is everywhere. Oh I must pass nothing by without loving it much, the raindrop try with my lips, the grass with my touch; for how can I be sure I shall see again the world on the first of May shining after the rain?” – Sara Teasdale

“We’re living in world, stars and dust Between heaven ‘n all that surrounds us We’re travellers here, spirits passing through And the love we give, is all that will endure Just like a rose after the rain Something beautiful remains Tears will leave no stains Time will ease the pain For every life that fades Something beautiful remains.” – Tina Turner

“After a day of rain the sun came out suddenly at five o’clock and threw a golden bar into the deep Victorian gloom of the front parlour.” – Ellen Glasgow

“When you are so full of sorrow that you can’t walk, can’t cry anymore, think about the green foliage that sparkles after the rain.” – Omar Khayyam

“In the spring mornings I would work early while my wife still slept. The windows were open wide and the cobbles of the street were drying after the rain.” – Ernest Hemingway

Rainy Night Quotes

These rainy evening quotes are great for any rainy night. Pick your favorite rain at night quote now! You might also like our list of Good Night Quotes and Moon Quotes.

“It was a rainy night. It was the myth of a rainy night.” – Jack Kerouac

“The unwelcome November rain had perversely stolen the day’s last hour and pawned it with that ancient fence, the night.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald

“There are some days where the mysterious art screams spectacularly, for instance on a rainy day under the city lights at night!” – Mehmet Murat ildan

““When you become a raindrop in your mind thunder is the closest friend you may find wind lashed trees, dark clouds, lightning or the dust everything you will bear once you adjust” – Munia Khan

“The rain will stop, the night will end, the hurt will fade. Hope is never so lost it can’t be found.” – Mandy Hale

“I loved to sleep with the windows open. Rainy nights were the best of all.” – Neil Gaiman

“It was a dark and stormy night.” – Edward Bulwer-Lytton

A town square relfected in the rain with a rainy night quotes that says it was a dark and stormy night

“Rain slowly slides down the glass as if the night is crying.”

“That night it did not rain as much in the sky as it did in his heart.” – Faraaz Kazi

Funny Rain Quotes

Maybe you are actually looking for funny rainy day quotes. Pick your favourite funny rain quotes here! If you like funny quotes and sayings, you should also check out our lists of Funny Good Morning QuotesFunny Love QuotesFunny Work QuotesFunny Quotes of the DayFunny Quotes About Life and Funny Inspirational Quotes

“Some people walk in the rain, others just get wet.” – Roger Miller

“The nicest thing about the rain is that it always stops. Eventually.” – Eeyore

“Being soaked alone is cold. Being soaked with your best friend is an adventure.” – Emily Wing Smith

“You pray for rain, you got to deal with the mud too. That’s a part of it.” – Denzel Washington

“The nicest thing about the rain is that it always stops. Eventually.” – Eeyore

“Predicting rain doesn’t count. Building arks does.” – Warren Buffett

“And I don’t care what age you are, kissing in the rain is the best.” – Carew Papritz

“A sudden rain: reminding me once again that I’m not in control.” – Marty Rubin

Rainy forest with the sun peering through and a funny rain quotes on top

“Millions long for immortality who don’t know what to do with themselves on a rainy Sunday afternoon.” – Susan Ertz

“It always rains on tents. Rainstorms will travel thousands of miles, against prevailing winds for the opportunity to rain on a tent.” – Dave Barry

“We have one thing in common with umbrellas: We both exist because the rain exists!” – Mehmet Murat Ildan

“If wool shrinks when you wash it, why don’t sheep get smaller when it rains?” – Ron Brackin

“Do not be angry with the rain; it simply does not know how to fall upwards.” – Vladimir Nabokov

“My face looks like a wedding-cake left out in the rain.” – W. H. Auden

“A bank is a place where they lend you an umbrella in fair weather and ask for it back when it begins to rain.” – Robert Frost

“There are three things you can do in a baseball game. You can win, or you can lose, or it can rain.” – Casey Stengel

“I don’t consider myself a pessimist. I think of a pessimist as someone who is waiting for it to rain. And I feel soaked to the skin.” – Leonard Cohen

Romantic Rain Quotes

We love these romantic rainy day quotes that are perfect for when you are spending time in the rain with your loved one. Scroll through these romantic rain quotes and pick your favourite then head to our list of Romantic Quotes for more.

“The person who dances with you in the rain will most likely walk with you in the storm.”

Someone walking in the tea fields with an umbrella and a romantic rain quotes on top

“I need you like a blossom needs rain, like the winter ground needs spring-to soothe my parched soul.” – Solange Nicole

“Rain on your body burned my heart.” – Charles de Leusse

“He then departed, to make himself still more interesting, in the midst of an heavy rain.” – Jane Austen

“Kiss me with rain on your eyelashes, come on, let us sway together, under the trees, and to hell with thunder.” – Edwin Morgan

“If I were rain, that joins sky and earth that otherwise never touch, could I join two hearts as well?” – Tite Kubo

“Only something in me understands the voice of your eyes is deeper than all roses. Nobody, not even the rain has such small hands.” – E.E. Cummings

“She had a beautiful laugh which was like rain water pouring over daffodils made from silver.” – Richard Brautigan

“Maybe I’ll really try to kiss her, even if I fall through her like a raindrop.” – James B. Willard

“Within this raindrop there must be a heart- a heart that weeps the pain of longing. I have her in my palm where the silvery rays of the morn reflect the beauty of the whole cosmos and I kiss her with all my yearning!” – Preeth Nambiar

Happy Rain Quotes

These happy rainy day quotes are for people that love the rain. These quotes about rain and happiness do a great job of describing the best parts of being in the rain. Check out our list of Short Happy Quotes.

“I’m singing in the rain, just singing in the rain. What a wonderful feeling, I’m happy again.” – Arthur Freed

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

If you like this quote head to our list of Short Sunset Quotes

“There are many things I do for amusement, but for happiness I like to gather up my memories and go for a walk in the rain.” – Robert Brault

“A little rain each day will fill the rivers to overflowing.”  -Liberian Proverb

Look at the rain long enough, with no thoughts in your head, and you gradually feel your body falling loose, shaking free of the world of reality. Rain has the power to hypnotize. Haruki Murakami

“Rain! whose soft architectural hands have power to cut stones, and chisel to shapes of grandeur the very mountains.” – Henry Ward Beecher

“Tears of joy are like the summer rain drops pierced by sunbeams.” – Hosea Ballou

“I always feel sorry for people who think more about a rainy day ahead than sunshine today.” – Rae Foley

“A rainy day is the perfect time for a walk in the woods” – Rachel Carson

“Do not, on a rainy day, ask your child what he feels like doing, because I assure you that what he feels like doing, you won’t feel like watching.” – Fran Lebowitz

Sad Rain Quotes

On the other side of the coin, there are also sad rain quotes for when those rainy days bring you down. You might also like our list of Deep Sad Quotes and Sad Quotes About Life.

“Thy fate is the common fate of all; Into each life some rain must fall.” – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

“From dancing in the rain to crying silently in the rain we all grew up.”- Malcolm Monserrate

“Pour on, I will endure.” – William Shakespeare

“How sad the rain must be. A lifetime spent falling.” – Jenim Dibie

“Tears are what makes us one with the clouds.” – Anthony T. Hincks

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“The sun did not shine. It was too wet to play. So we sat in the house. All that cold, cold, wet day.” – Dr. Seuss

“Tears fall in my heart like the rain on the town.” – Paul Verlaine

“In London, the weather would affect me negatively. I react strongly to light. If it is cloudy and raining, there are clouds and rain in my soul.” – Jerzy Kosinski

“All was silent as before, all silent save the dripping rain.” – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

“It is one of the secrets of Nature in its mood of mockery that fine weather lays heavier weight on the mind and hearts of the depressed and the inwardly tormented than does a really bad day with dark rain sniveling continuously and sympathetically from a dirty sky.” – Muriel Spark

“I’ll never let you see, the way my broken heart is hurting me, I’ve got my pride and know how to hide all my sorrow and pain, I’ll do my crying in the rain…” – Howard Greenfield

Cute Rain Quotes

You’ll love these cute quotes about rainy days. Check out our list of Short Cute Quotes.

“Heavy rains and a good book. A perfect extravagance.” – Carew Papritz

“Every storm runs out of rain.” – Maya Angelou

“There is peace even in the storm.” – Vincent van Gogh

“Save a boyfriend for a rainy day – and another, in case it doesn’t rain.” – Mae West

“Second hand bookshops are best visited alone and in the rain.” – Christopher Fowler

“No person has the right to rain on your dreams.” – Marian Wright Edelman

“A crown is merely a hat that lets the rain in.” – Frederick the Great

“A poet is someone who stands outside in the rain hoping to be struck by lightning.” – James Dickey

“If you think it’s going to rain, it will.” – Clint Eastwood

“The only thing I shall want for a rainy day will be my umbrella.” – Agatha Christie

People walking with umbrellas with cute rain quotes by Agatha Christie

“I could stay for hours and watch a raindrop.” – Alfred Eisenstaedt

“I knew every raindrop by its name.” – Denis Johnson

“Raise your words, not voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder.” – Rumi

Heavy Rain Quotes

A good rain storm needs heavy rain quotes. Pick one from these rainy days quotes.

“Rain storms are destructive and renewing, I want to turn my bad days into rain storms.” – Anastasia Bolinder

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“When you come out of the storm, you won’t be the same person who walked in. That’s what this storm’s all about.” – Haruki Murakami

“Some of my pleasantest hours were during the long rain-storms in the spring or fall, which confined me to the house for the afternoon as well as the forenoon, soothed by their ceaseless roar and pelting; when an early twilight ushered in a long evening in which many thoughts had time to take root and unfold themselves. In those driving northeast rains which tried the village houses so, when the maids stood ready with mop and pail in front entries to keep the deluge out, I sat behind my door in my little house, which was all entry, and thoroughly enjoyed its protection.” – Henry David Thoreau

“The rain began again. It fell heavily, easily, with no meaning or intention but the fulfillment of its own nature, which was to fall and fall.” — Helen Garner

“It begins to rain. The first harsh, sparse, swift drops rush through the leaves and across the ground in a long sigh, as though of relief from intolerable suspense. They are big as buckshot, warm as though fired from a gun; they sweep across the lantern in a vicious hissing.” – William Faulkner

“When rain comes finally, washing away a low sky of muddy ocher, we who could not control the phenomenon are pressed into relief. The near-occult feeling: The face of being witness to the end of the world gives way to tangible things. Even if the succeeding sensations are not common, they are at least not mysterious.” – Maya Angelou

“The rain continued. It was a hard rain, a perpetual rain, a sweating and steaming rain; it was a mizzle, a downpour, a fountain, a whipping at the eyes, an undertow at the ankles; it was a rain to drown all rains and the memory of rains.” – Ray Bradbury

“Why is it that showers and even storms seem to come by chance, so that many people think it quite natural to pray for rain or fine weather, though they would consider it ridiculous to ask for an eclipse by prayer?” – Henri Poincaré

“I had been here during heavy rain, the kind of rain that becomes pleasurable to watch because it makes of the house a haven. The rooms in which one moves become a world apart from the wet streets, the sodden garden.” – Deirdre Madden

Rainbow after the Rain Quotes

If you are looking for there’s a rainbow after the rain quotes then this list is for you. See which rainbow after the storm quote makes the most sense for you. If you like these quotes head to our list of After Every Storm There is a Rainbow Quotes.

“The way I see it if you want the rainbow, you got to put up with the rain.” – Dolly Parton

Rainbow over desert with rainbow after the rain quotes by Dolly Parton

“Life is all about dancing in the rain and creating your own rainbow.” – Theras Primus

“An optimist sees rainbows when there is rain.” – Debasish Mridha

“And when it rains on your parade, look up rather than down. Without the rain, there would be no rainbow.” – Gilbert K. Chesterton

“I’m continually inspired by nature, and the rainbow is one of nature’s greatest optical phenomenon. The sighting of a rainbow never fails to bring a smile to people’s faces. They signify optimism and positivity: with them comes the sunshine after the rain.”- Matthew Williamson

“The greater your storm, the brighter your rainbow.”

“If you want to enjoy the rainbow, be prepared to endure the storm.” – Warren Wendel Wiersbe

“The rainbow is always inside the storem.” – Matshona Dhliwayo

Rainbow on the beach with short rainbow after the storm quotes by Dhliwayo

“Only rainbows after rain the sun will always come again.” – Tahlia Chi

“Rainbows reminds us that even after the darkest clouds and the fiercest winds there is still beauty.” – Katrina Mayer

“Teach them that rainbows appear after a storm to remind them that light begins and ends with all colors.” – Frederic M. Perrin

“Never scared of challenges that comes into our life like the cloud and rain, because the rainbows will come to surpass them; and teach ourselves to be a RAINBOW in other people’s cloud, to make them happy.” – Ejump

“Stay strong, there’s a rainbow after every storm.” – Unknown

Rainbow and ocean with after every storm there is a rainbow quotes

“It’s when you follow the rain clouds that you find out where the rainbows are hiding.”  – Anthony T. Hincks

“When thunderstorms roll in, you make a choice to either succumb with tears to the gloomy downpour, or smile and look for rainbows.” – Richelle E. Goodrich

“Like the rainbow after the rain, joy will reveal itself after sorrow.” – Rupi Kaur

“Stay strong, there’s a rainbow after every storm.”

Sound of Rain Quotes

I love the sound of rain when I’m safely inside, especially when falling asleep. If you do too, then this list of the best sound of rain quotes is for you.

“Listen to the rhythm of the falling rain.”

“I woke to the sound of rain.” – Sylvia Plath

Person watchnig the rain

“It’s a relief to hear the rain. It’s the sound of billions of drops, all equal, all equally committed to falling, like a sudden outbreak of democracy. Water, when it hits the ground, instantly becomes a puddle or rivulet or flood.” – Alice Oswald

“I like the sound of rain more than my voice.” – Nâzım Hikmet

“Falling asleep while the rain is clashing down on the window is nature’s best lullaby.”

“I raged, and woke to hear the rain.” – Virginia Woolf

“The rain hit the windows like rice; the fire roared hollowly; the autumn afternoon discoloured into darkness.” – Elizabeth Taylor

“Overhead the rain still pounded, with a remote sound, as if it was somebody else’s rain.” – Raymond Chandler

“Let the rain kiss you. Let the rain beat upon your head with silver liquid drops. Let the rain sing you a lullaby.” – Langston Hughes

“Most of my memories are the sound of rain on caravan roofs.” – Kelly Macdonald

“Let’s just sit quietly and listen to the secrets the rain wants to tell us.” – John Mark Green

“The sound of the rain needs no translation.” – Alan Watts

“The three great elemental sounds in nature are the sound of rain, the sound of wind in a primeval wood, and the sound of outer ocean on a beach.” – Henry Beston

“The way to develop the habit of savoring is to pause when something is beautiful and good and catches our attention – the sound of rain, the look of the night sky – the glow in a child’s eyes, or when we witness some kindness. Pause… then totally immerse in the experience of savoring it.” – Tara Brach

“A flock of sheep that leisurely pass by One after one; the sound of rain, and bees Murmuring; the fall of rivers, winds and seas, Smooth fields, white sheets of water, and pure sky – I’ve thought of all by turns, and still I lie Sleepless.” – William Wordsworth

Walking in the Rain Quotes

If you are one of those people who doesn’t let a bit of rain stop you, you might like this list of walking in the rain quotes.

“I always like walking in the rain, so no one can see me crying.” – Charles Chaplin

Person walking on train tracks with in the rain quotes by Charles Chaplin

“Don’t threaten me with love, baby. Let’s just go walking in the rain.” – Billie Holiday

“When living above the clouds, how can you live the beauties of walking under the rain!” – Mehmet Murat ildan

“Are the days of winter sunshine just as sad for you, too? When it is misty, in the evenings, and I am out walking by myself, it seems to me that the rain is falling through my heart and causing it to crumble into ruins.” – Gustave Flaubert

“A rainy day is the perfect time for a walk in the woods.” – Rachel Carson

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“My shoes are clean from walking in the rain.” – Jack Kerouac

“When my master and I were walking in the rain, he would say, ‘Do not walk so fast, the rain is everywhere.’” – Shunryu Suzuki

Positive Rainy Day Quotes

Good positive rain quotes or motivational rain quotes can really lift your mood. This list of inspirational rain quotes will do just that. You might also like our list of Short Positive Quotes and Short Inspirational Quotes.

“Life isn’t how you survive the thunderstorm, but how you dance in the rain.”- Adam Young

“Life is just learning to dance in the rain – enjoy every drop and enjoy every pain ”- Mary Rose.

“True, the sun and the wind inspire. But the rain has an edge. Who, after all, dreams of dancing in the dust? Or kissing in the bright sun?” – Cynthia Barnett

“The best thing one can do when it’s raining is to let it rain.” -Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Beach and ocean with dark clouds and a positive rainy days quotes that says the best thing one can do when its raining is to let it rain

You might also like our list of the Best Sea Quotes.

“Rain is good for vegetables, and for the animals who eat those vegetables, and for the animals who eat those animals.” –Samuel Johnson

“Without rain, there is no life.” – Jerry Yang

“God is good for everybody. The sun shines on good people and bad people, and it rains on both, too. God doesn’t choose rain only for bad people.”  -Mariano Rivera

“Many a man curses the rain that falls upon his head and knows not that it brings abundance to drive away from the hunger.” – Saint Basil

“Dancing implies action marked by skill and grace. You may be feeling bad because of the rain in your life, but you can still take action that makes you come alive.”- Jerome T. Murphy

“Give thanks for the rain in your life which waters the flowers of your soul.” – Jonathan Lockwood Huie

“When the rain comes expect a blessing to follow!” – Positively Sherry

“Rain is grace; rain is the sky condescending to the earth; without rain, there would be no life.” – John Updike

“August rain: the best of the summer gone, and the new fall not yet born. The odd uneven time.” – Sylvia Plath

“On gray days, when it’s snowing or raining, I think you should be able to call up a judge and take an oath that you’ll just read a good book all day, and he’d allow you to stay home.” – Bill Watterson

“I don’t believe in pessimism. If something doesn’t come up the way you want, forge ahead. If you think it’s going to rain, it will.” – Clint Eastwood

“Sometimes we should express our gratitude for the small and simple things like the scent of the rain, the taste of your favorite food, or the sound of a loved one’s voice.” – Joseph B. Wirthlin

Short Rain Quotes for Instagram

You might be looking for short rain quote for Instagram for your next post. Any of these would be perfect to set you apart and your followers will love them. If you like using short quotes for captions check out our list of Best Short Quotes.

“Skillful pilots gain their reputation from storms and tempest.” – Epicurus

“I always feel my best when it’s raining outside.”

“A single gentle rain makes the grass many shades greener.” -Henry David Thoreau

“I need the seasons to live to the rhythm of rain and sun.” – Sophie Marceau

“Some people walk in the rain, others just get wet.” – Roger Miller

“No person has the right to rain on your dreams.” – Martin Luther King Jr.

“Nature looks more beautiful in the rain.” – Melissa Harrison

“And in this moment, like a swift intake of breath, the rain came.” – Truman Capote

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“It’s the rain that fills the rivers not the dew.” – Sri Lankan Proverb

“Those who hate rain hate life.” – Dejan Stojanovic

“I long for sleep, and for soft English rain. But they do not come.” – Michael Cox

“Rain does not fall on one roof alone.” – Cameroonian proverb

“If eyes are windows to the soul, then tears are heavens rain.” – Anthony Liccione

“Misty is the color of rain on a window.” – Anne Michaels

Singing in the Rain Quotes

The first of these singing in the rain quotes is the most famous and one that always makes me smile.

“Singing in the rain. I’m singing in the rain. And it’s such a glorious feeling.”― David Levithan

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“Like a bird singing in the rain, let grateful memories survive in time of sorrow.” – Robert Louis Stevenson

“’Singin’ in the Rain’ and childbirth are two of the hardest things I ever had to do in my life.” – Debbie Reynolds

Quotes About Water

If you like these water quotes you should check out our lists of Lake Quotes, River Quotes, Sea Quotes, Short Sea Quotes, and Waterfall Quotes.

“The places where water comes together with other water. Those places stand out in my mind like holy places.” ― Raymond Carve

“A calm water is like a still soul.”― Lailah Gifty Akita

“If there is magic on this planet, it is contained in water.” — Loren Eiseley

Lake reflection with water quotes by Loren Eisleley

“All water has a perfect memory and is trying to get back to where it was.” – Toni Morrison

“Water is the most perfect traveller because when it travels it becomes the path itself!” ― Mehmet Murat ildan

“In time and with water everything changes.” – Leonardo da Vinci

“Like water, every moment is precious.”― Michael Bassey Johnson

”Water is patient. Dripping water wears away a stone.” – Margaret Atwood

“A drop of water, if it could write out its own history, would explain the universe to us.” – Lucy Larcom

“The sea is captive in a drop of water.” ― Marty Rubin

“These landscapes of water and reflection are an obsession.” – Claude Monet

Mountains reflected in lake with water reflection quotes by Monet

“The water in the stream may have changed many times, but the reflection of the moon and the stars remains the same.” – Rumi

“Be like water. Flow, crash, fly!”― Md. Ziaul Haque

“Water does not resist. Water flows. When you plunge your hand into it, all you feel is a caress.” – Margaret Atwood

“Love me like water, deep as sea, pure as water, wild as ocean.” – Kirpa Kaur

“To understand water is to understand the cosmos, the marvels of nature, and life itself.” – Masaru Emoto

“If you put water into a cup, it becomes the cup. You put water into a bottle and it becomes the bottle. You put it in a teapot it becomes the teapot. Now, water can flow or it can crash. Be water, my friend.” – Bruce Lee

“The water tells none of its secrets.” ― Nikos Engonopoulos

Sunset on lake with short water quotes for Instagram

“When water falls, it flies.”― Anthony T. Hincks

“Water is the driving force in nature.” ― Leonardo da Vinci

Rain Sayings and Rain Proverbs

If seems like every country and culture has a saying about rain. Here are a few of our favorite rain proverbs that are great thoughts on rain.

How lovely is the sun after rain, and how lovely is laughter after sorrow. – Tunisian Proverbs

Rain does not fall on one roof alone. – Cameroonian Proverbs

Morning rain and women’s tears dry as fast as each other. – Czech Proverb

One day of rain far surpasses a whole year of drought. – Malawian Proverb

Happiness is like a sunbeam, which the least shadow intercepts, while adversity is often as the rain of spring. – Chinese Proverb

A visit is like rainwater; you pray for it when it stays away and its a problem when it rains too much. – Hebrew Proverb

If it were ever to rain soup, the poor would only have forks. – Brazilian Proverb

Life is like this: sometimes sun, sometimes rain. – Fijian Proverb

Storm clouds with rain sayings and Fijian Rain proverb

He who marries on a rainy day will be happy for the rest of his life. – French Proverb

A little rain each day will fill the rivers to overflowing. – Liberian Proverb

Sun is for cucumbers, rain for rice. – Vietnamese Proverbs

After great droughts come great rains. – Dutch Proverb

The drowning man is not troubled by rain. – Iranian Proverb

It rains sorrow on him who is already wet. – Spanish Proverb

Funny Rain Sayings

If you like these funny rain sayings check out our list of Funny Sayings

Big thunder, little rain. – English Proverbs

Rain, rain, go away, come again another day. – Traditional Proverb

Interest on debts grows without rain. – Yiddish Proverbs

When it rains, it pours. – English Proverb

Not every cloud brings rain. – Kurdish Proverb

Hiker looking rain clouds with funny rain sayings and funny Kurdish rain proverb

It’s the rain that fills the rivers not the dew. – Sri Lankan Proverbs

Thunder clouds do not always give rain. – Armenian

If it rained macaroni, what a fine time for gluttons! – Italian Proverb

Sunshine without rain makes a desert. – Arabian Proverb

Thunder is not yet rain. – Kenyan Proverb

Clouds do not always mean rain, but smoke is a sure sign of fire. – African Proverb

It’s good to watch the rain from a dry standpoint. – Dutch Proverbs

If rain bothers you, you can always jump into the sea. – Chinese Proverb

Don’t be so much in love that you can’t tell when it’s raining. – Malagasy Proverb

Two lovers in the rain have no need of an umbrella. – Japanese Proverb

If a dog’s prayers were answered, bones would rain from the skies. – German Proverb

The frog knows more about the rain than the calendar. – Creole Proverb

The umbrella was made for rainy days, the white man uses it for the sun. – Jamaican Proverb

When the rain falls in the valley, the hill gets angry. – Yoruba Proverb

Rain Captions

These are our favourites from our list of the Best Rain Captions that work great for Instagram or your rainy day pic.

Listen to the rhythm of the falling rain

 Let the rain sing you a lullaby

You can’t have a rainbow without the rain

Happy rain day

Rain, rain, go away

Golden temples with dark clouds and rain captions

Each rain drop is magical

It’s raining on my parade

A rainy day is my favourite day

Rainy days won’t last forever

Rainy days are perfect days to cuddle and watch movies

But it’s all about learning to dance in the rain

When life gives you a rainy day, play in the puddles

A rain day is an excuse for cute boots

All set with a good cup of coffee and a rainy day

Loving rainy days

Woman walking under a red umbrella with a rainy day captions that reads loving rainy days

Wait for the calm after the storm

The sun is waiting behind the rain clouds

Walk with me in the rain

Love is walking in rain together

So that’s our list. We hope you found the rain quotation you were looking for among this extensive list of quotes about the rain.

If your rainy day has cleared up you might like our list of the best Blue Sky Quotes and Captions.

We also have other lists of quotes and captions about nature including the sun, waterfalls, sunsets , forests, rivers, lakes, trees, mountains, the sea, sunshine and sunrise.

Let us know in the comments below if we missed a quote on the rain that should be added.

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Did you just have the most amazing time in the rain and are now looking for the perfect rain quotes? Here are amazing rainy days quotes that are inspirational, cute, short, beautiful, funny, happy, sad, romantic, heavy or about the night, love, evening, morning. And a few about dancing in the rain, singing in the rain, enjoying the rain and after the rain including rainbow after the rain. Find the best one that fits your experience, picture or just inspires you for rainy days weather!

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