Sometimes a few rays of sunshine allows us to see things in a new light. Take a moment to enjoy the beauty of Vermont and let these inspirational words transform your day into something amazing. Here are 16 times the sun made Vermont even more beautiful.
1. Stowe sunset
The February sunshine steeps your boughs and tints the buds and swells the leaves within.
- William C. Bryant
2. Impressionistic sunset
It is the artist's business to create sunshine when the sun fails.
- Romain Rolland
3. Moss Glen Falls
Not in sorrow freely is never to open the bosom to the sweets of the sunshine.
- William Gilmore Simms
4. Flowerbox in Williston
There is no investment you can make which will pay you so well as the effort to scatter sunshine and good cheer through your establishment.
- Orison Swett Marden
5. November sun
Nobody needs a smile so much as the one who has none to give. So get used to smiling heart-warming smiles, and you will spread sunshine in a sometimes dreary world.
- Lawrence G. Lovasik
6. Dandelion field
A flower cannot blossom without sunshine, and man cannot live without love.
- Max Muller
7. Barns on the hill
Seek happiness for its own sake, and you will not find it; seek for duty, and happiness will follow as the shadow comes with the sunshine.
- Tryon Edwards
8. Equinox Pond in Manchester
Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead.
- Louisa May Alcott
9. Technicolor fruit
There is inestimable blessing in a cheerful spirit. When the soul throws its windows wide open, letting in the sunshine, and presenting to all who see it the evidence of its gladness, it is not only happy, but it has an unspeakable power of doing good.
- Orison Swett Marden
10. Sunlight on snow in Weybridge
It's so easy to be there when it's all sunshine, but it really takes strength and courage to be there for each other during the dark times.
- Bindi Irwin
11. Montpelier rainbow
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
12. Early morning hay in Charlotte
Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you.
13. Purple wildflowers in July
Just living is not enough... one must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.
- Hans Christian Andersen
14 Perkins Pier on Lake Champlain
Some people are making such thorough preparation for rainy days that they aren't enjoying today's sunshine.
- William Feather
15. In the Woods
The world goes up and the world goes down, the sunshine follows the rain; and yesterday's sneer and yesterday's frown can never come over again.
- Charles Kingsley
16. Spider details
His heart was like a sensitive plant, that opens for a moment in the sunshine, but curls up and shrinks into itself at the slightest touch of the finger, or the lightest breath of wind.
- Anne Bronte
Where is your favorite place in Vermont to enjoy some golden rays? Be sure to share this with people who enjoy sunshine in their lives, and have a wonderful day.