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Looking for some inspiration, related to the beach?

Or maybe a good dose of motivation?

These 33 inspirational beach quotes will be perfect for you! 💪🏖

The Best Beach Inspirational Quotes

The beach can be a great source of inspiration.

It has been one to many individuals throughout the years, like painters and artists, but also to many more. I know I’m personally inspired by the beach each time I go on a beach trip, staring at the endless dance of the waves hitting the shore relentlessly.

The quotes below illustrate how the beach is a great place to find inspiration, but you’ll also find some inspirational beach quotes about life, comparing the beach to life, to inspire you in your everyday life!

 

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Here are the best beach inspirational quotes:

  1. “But, are you really using your time effectively or are you just letting it escape through your fingers like sand through your toes as you walk along the beach?” Byron Pulsifer
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    To myself, I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.

    — Isaac Newton
  3. “Why do we love the beach? It is because it has some potent power to make us think things we like to think.” Robert Henri
  4. “Worry is something you can make as big as the tallest mountain, or as small as a pebble on the beach. It is up to you to decide which you would rather have.” Byron Pulsifer

 

Worry is something you can make as big as the tallest mountain, or as small as a pebble on the beach. It is up to you to decide which you would rather have

 

  1. “If there’s a will, there’s a wave.”
  2. “Be alone with the sea for it is there you will find answers to questions you didn’t realize exist.” Khang Kijarro Nguyen
  3. “The ocean stirs the heart, inspires the imagination and brings eternal joy to the soul.” Robert Wylan
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    You can never cross the ocean until you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.

  5. “When two roads diverge... take the one that leads to the beach.” Hannah Mckinnon

 

When two roads diverge... take the one that leads to the beach

 

  1. “There is no question that the beaches that our grandchildren will play on will be different from ours. The important question is whether they will be better or worse.” Orrin H. Pilkey

 

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And there you have them, the 10 best beach inspirational sayings & quotes!

To keep up the good vibe, here’s an inspiring video, on a beach background:

 

And if you want more beach themed inspirational quotes, just keep scrolling 👇

 

More Awesome Beach Motivational Quotes

Didn’t find what you were looking for in the first part above?

Don’t worry, there’s plenty more inspirational beach quotes in this part!

23 more quotes waiting for you; hopefully you’ll find a great fit for whatever use you have in mind (captions for social media, messages to send, or anything else).

 

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Find below some great beach motivational quotes:

  1. “We are like islands in the sea, separate on the surface but connected on the deep.” William James
  2. “One cannot collect all the beautiful shells on the beach. One can collect only a few, and they are more beautiful if they are few.” Anne Morrow Lindbergh
  3. “When anxious, uneasy and bad thoughts come, I go to the sea, and the sea drowns them out with its great wide sounds, cleanses me with its noise, and imposes a rhythm upon everything in me that is bewildered and confused.” Rainer Maria Rilke
  4. “The beach to me is a sacred zone between the earth and the sea, one of those in-between between places where transitions can be experienced where endings can be mourned and beginnings birthed. A walk along the beach offers the gift of the unexpected.” Joan Anderson
  5. “Smell the sea, and feel the sky, let your soul and spirits fly.” Van Morrison

 

Smell the sea, and feel the sky, let your soul and spirits fly

 

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    A walk on the beach is worth a thousand words.

  2. “Every time I stand before a beautiful beach, its waves seem to whisper to me: if you choose the simple things and find joy in nature’s simple treasures, life and living need not be so hard.” Psyche Roxas-Mendoza
  3. “Sometimes in the waves of change we find our true direction.”

 

Sometimes in the waves of change we find our true direction

 

  1. “I read and walked for miles at night along the beach, writing bad blank verse and searching endlessly for someone wonderful who would step out of the darkness and change my life. It never crossed my mind that that person could be me.”
  2. “A beach is not only a sweep of sand, but shells of sea creatures, the sea glass, the seaweed, the incongruous objects washed up by the ocean.” Henry Grunwald

 

Read more: the best quotes about being at the beach with friends

 

  1. “Beaches are territories of dreams. They are our favourite refuges. They are a protectorate for the soul during spring, summer, autumn, and winter. They shed our tears, and they hear our pain.”
  2. “I’m attempting to put myself in a bottle that will one day wash up on the beach for my children.” Randy Pausch

 

I’m attempting to put myself in a bottle that will one day wash up on the beach for my children

 

  1. “Time is the wave upon the shore. It takes some things away, but it brings other things.” Amy Neftzger
  2. “Nothing soothes the soul like a day by the water.”
  3. “The real enjoyment is on the beach and in the encounter with the water and with the way the sand heals the soul.” Elizabeth Berkley
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    In every outthrust headland, in every curving beach, in every grain of sand, there is the story of the earth.

    — Rachel Carson
  5. “Beaches are God’s poetry.” Steve Maraboli
  6. “Sea more of the world, one beach at a time.”
  7. “The beach is not always a place, sometimes it’s a feeling.”

 

The beach is not always a place, sometimes it’s a feeling

 

  1. “The world has enough beautiful mountains and meadows, spectacular skies and serene lakes. It has enough lush forests, flowered fields, and sandy beaches. It has plenty of stars and the promise of a new sunrise and sunset every day. What the world needs more of is people to appreciate and enjoy it.” Michael Josephson
  2. “In still moments by the sea life seems large-drawn and simple. It is there we can see into ourselves.” Rolf Edberg
  3. “The beach is not a place to work; to read, write or to think.” Anne Morrow Lindbergh
  4. “The ocean makes me feel really small and it makes me put my whole life into perspective.” Beyoncé

 

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That’s the end of our inspirational beach quotes; 33 great quotes ready for you to use right away!

I hope you found inspiration in these quotes, and that you enjoyed reading them all.

By the way, what was your favorite quote of them all? Let me know in the comments below and tell me why you loved it!

My personal favorite is #8 “You can never cross the ocean until you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.” – such powerful motivation to let go of your fear & doubts, and just go for it.