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Easter is here again! It's a time of spring, of new beginnings and hope.
Here, we have a total of 95 Easter quotes for Christians, Non-Christians and for your funny-bone. You may use them as inspiration to encourage one another in this time of Hope. How do people view Easter?
For Christians, Easter marks the day when Jesus died and resurrected on Easter Sunday. He died on the cross for our sins so that we can, on judgement day, stand blameless in the presence of God and be counted worthy to step into His Kingdom.
For the rest, Easter is a time for celebrating new life and hope! Easter is the time for family gatherings and fun. Its also the time where we exchange Easter greetings with one another, spending quality time with your children - hunting and painting eggs, eating candies made in the shape of rabbits and playing family games.
Ok - without further ado, let's start with some light-hearted Easter Quotes..
23 Hilarious & Funny Quotes for Easter
#1 "Tell the chocolate bunny I'll pass. I have enough men in my life who are hollow and disappointing." - Unknown
#2 "The Easter bunny ate all of the carrots we left for him. What a pig." -Steve Carell
#3 "Golf is just the adult version of an Easter Egg Hunt." - Unknown
#4 "If you see a rabbit laying little brown eggs, don't eat them. It's not chocolate!" - Unknown
#5 -"There's nothing better than a good friend, except a good friend with chocolate." - Linda Grayson
#6 "Easter is so disappointing. You suffer all the way through lent, and what do you get for it? A ham." - Garrison Keillor
#7 "A true friend is someone who thinks that you are a good egg even though he knows that you are slightly cracked." - Bernard Meltzer
#8 "Lent was invented so Catholics could take another shot at their New Year's resolutions." - Melanie White
#9 "My mom used to say that Greek Easter was later because then you could get stuff cheaper." - Amy Sedaris
#10 "My favorite Catholic holiday is Easter. For those of you that don't know, Easter is the day we celebrate Jesus rising from the grave and coming back to Earth as a rabbit that hides colored eggs." - Adam Ferrara
#11 "I lied on my Weight Watchers list. I put down that I had three eggs... but they were Cadbury chocolate eggs." - Adam Ferrara
#12 "That first Easter must have been awkward, because you know the apostles had already divided up Jesus' stuff." - William Ader
#13 "Two thousand years ago, Jesus is crucified. Three days later, he walks out of a cave and they celebrate with chocolate bunnies and marshmallow Peeps and beautifully decorated eggs. I guess these were things Jesus loved as a child." - Billy Crystal
#14 "Forget the Easter bunny. I need one that can do me some good - like the Energizer bunny." - Melanie White
#15 "Follow the bunny, he has the chocolate!" - Unknown
#16 "Easter combines the best of the present with the traditions of the past - like Cadbury cream eggs with hunting and gathering."
- Melanie White
#17 "Easter shopping tip: When buying your daughter that frilly new Easter dress, try to visualize how it'll look with chocolate and grass stains all over it.." - Melanie White
#18 "When you're grown up you realize that it's not the number of Easter eggs you find that's important, but how many are dark chocolate.." - Melanie White
#19 "Easter is a time for dressing up, looking your best, and hunting for candy. It's Halloween in reverse..." - Melanie White
#20 "I want to be as historically accurate as possible. Does anyone know exactly what time Jesus handed out all the chocolate Easter eggs?.." - Aristotles @AristotlesNZ
#21 "Today, I summarized the story of Easter for my 15 year old son:
'... and then Jesus respawned.' " - upjokes.com
#22 "I'm combining Easter and April Fool's day this year…
I'm sending the kids out to look for eggs I haven't hidden.."- laffgaff.com
#23 "I saw Arnold Schwarzenegger eating a chocolate egg so I said to him, 'I bet I know what your favorite Christian festival is.'
He said, 'Have to love Easter, baby.' " - laffgaff.com
35 Inspiring non-religious Quotes for Easter..
#1 "Easter is very important to me. It's a second chance." - Reba McEntire
#2 "Dawn and resurrection are synonymous. The reappearance of the light is the same as the survival of the soul.." - Victor Hugo
So what does it mean?
Remember the Tham Luang cave rescue in 2018?Imagine you were one of the 12 members - cold, hungry, tired and in pain - who finally saw light after being kept in darkness for 18 days! How would you feel?
#3 "Wait. Be patient. The storm will pass. The spring will come.." - Robert H. Schuller
#4 "Spring will come and so will happiness. Hold on. Life will get warmer.." - Anita Krizzan
#5 "The deep roots never doubt spring will come..." - Marty Rubin
#6 "No winter lasts forever; No Spring skips its turn.." - Hal Borland
#7 "You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep spring from coming..." - Pablo Neruda
Nothing bad will continue forever. Soon, the sun will rise again.. be encouraged
#8 "The Great Gift of Easter is Hope.." - Basil Hume
#9 "Spring adds new life and new beauty to all that is..." - Jessica Harrelson
#10 "Easter is meant to be a symbol of hope, renewal, and new life..." - Janine di Giovanni
#11 "For I remember it is Easter Morn and life and love and peace are all new born..." - Alice Freeman Palmer
#12 "Easter is the only time of year when it is safe to put all your eggs in one basket.." - Unknown
#13 "Egg hunts are proof that your children can find things when they really want.." -Unknown
#14 "Easter spells out beauty, the rare beauty of new life..." - S.D. Gordon
#15 "Blossom by blossom the Spring begins...." - Algernon Charles Swinburne
#16 "A flower blossoms for its own joy..." - Oscar Wilde
#17 "I must have flowers, always and always.." - Claude Monet
#18 "The Easter eggs symbolizes our ability to break out of the hardened, protective shell we\'ve surrounded ourselves with that limits our thoughts and beliefs. As we break open our hearts and minds we discover a transformation to new, life enhancing thoughts and beliefs.." - Siobhan Shaw
#19 "There are always flowers for those who want to see them..." -Henri Matisse
#20 "T'was Easter-Sunday. The full-blossomed trees filled all the air with fragrance and with joy.." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
#21 "The Earth laughs in flowers.." - Ralph Waldo Emerson
#22 "Where flowers bloom, so does hope." -Lady Bird Johnson
#23 "May little chicks and flowers bring into your life the joys of spring." - Easter Greeting
#24 "Just living is not enough. One must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.." -Hans Christian Anderson
#25 "It's when you crack open a chocolate Easter egg, that smiles emerge." - Anthony T. Hicks
#26 "With the coming of spring, I am calm again.." - Gustav Mahler
#27 "All I really need is love, but a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt!." - Charles M. Schulz, Peanuts
#28 "Some old-fashioned things like fresh air and sunshine are hard to beat." -Laura Ingalls Wilder
#29 "A rebirth out of spiritual adversity causes us to become new creatures.." - James E. Faust
#30 "April hath put a spirit of youth in everything.." -William Shakespeare
#31"Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished.." - Lao Tzu
#32 "Easter tells us that life is to be interpreted not simply in terms of things but in terms of ideals.." - Charles M. Crowe
#33 "Easter is one of my favorite holidays with the kids. They get to run loose, and we always have our family and loved ones all around us!." - Camila Alves
#34 "To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow." - Audrey Hepburn
#35 "Jesus gave us spring as a reminder of how beautiful life can be after death." - Unknown
37 Christian Easter Quotes relating to the resurrection of Jesus
Let's see what Christians say about it..
#1"Our Lord has written the promise of resurrection, not in books alone, but in every leaf in springtime." - Martin Luther King Jr.
#2 "Let your light shine before others." - Matthew 5:16
#3 "II am the resurrection, and the life: he that believeth in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live.." - John 11:25
#4 "IIf Easter says anything to us today, it says this: You can put truth in a grave but it won't stay there.." - Clarence W. Hall
#5 "There would be no Christmas if there was no Easter..." -Gordon P. Hinckley
#6 "A man who was completely innocent, offered himself as a sacrifice for the good of others, including his enemies, and became the ransom of the world. It was a perfect act..." - Mahatma Gandhi
#7 "The very first Easter taught us this: that life never ends and love never dies..." - Kate McGahan
#8 "He is not here; He has risen!.." - Luke 24:6-7
#9 "For since death came through a man, the resurrection of the dead comes also through a man...." - 1 Corinthians 15:21
#10 "The death he died, he died to sin once for all; but the life he lives, he lives to God. In the same way, count yourselves dead to sin but alive to God in Christ Jesus...." - Romans 6:8-11
#11 "Remember how he told you, while he was still with you in Galilee: 'The Son of Man must be delivered over to the hands of sinners, be crucified and on the third day be raised again.." - Luke 24:6-7
#12 "Now if we died with Christ, we believe that we will also live with Him. For we know that since Christ was raised from the dead, He cannot die again; death no longer has mastery over Him.." - Romans 6:8-11
#13 "So be glad that you have the mark of Christ with you and that you sin no more.." - Unknown
#14 "It\'s not about the bunny; it's about the lamb.." - Unknown
#15 "And God raised the Lord and will also raise us up by his power." -Corinthians 6:14
#16 "I believe in Christ, like I believe in the sun - not because I can see it, but by it I can see everything else.." - C.S. Lewis
#17 "We proclaim the resurrection of Christ when his light illuminates the dark moments of our existence.." - Pope Francis
#18 "Let everything you do be done in love..." -1 Corinthians 16:14
#19 "He knows the way because He is the way.." - Jeffrey R. Holland
#20 "It is finished." - John 19:30
Jesus knew his main mission on earth was to die on the cross for our salvation. There is no other way to God than through Jesus Christ ..because Jesus loves us too much..
#21 "Love knows no limits" - 1 Corinthians 13:7
#22 "God loves each of us as if there were only one of us." - Saint Augustine
#23 "God proves His love on the cross. When Christ hung, bled, and died, it was God saying to the world, 'I love you'." - Billy Graham
#24"The resurrection gives my life meaning and direction and the opportunity to start over no matter what my circumstances.." - Robert Flatt
#25"Spring shows what God can do with a drab and dirty world..." -Victor Kraft
#26 "God is love and he has defeated evil." - Pope Francis
#27 "The resurrection is at the core of our beliefs as Christians. Without it, our faith is meaningless.." - Joseph B. Wirthlin
#28 "By grace we are saved through faith.." - Kevin DeYoung
#29 "We were old sinners-but when we came to Christ we are not sinners anymore." - Joel Osteen
#30 "The story of Easter is the story of God\'s wonderful window of divine surprise." - Carl Knudsen
#31 "Let the resurrection joy lift us from loneliness and weakness and despair to strength and beauty and happiness.." - Floyd W. Tomkins
#32 "People come together with their families to celebrate Easter. What better way to celebrate than to spend a few hours going on the journey of Christ\'s life.." - Roma Downey
#33 "Let every man and woman count himself immortal. Let him catch the revelation of Jesus in his resurrection. Let him say not merely, 'Christ is risen,' but 'I shall rise'.." - Phillips Brooks
#34 "To a Christian, Easter Sunday means everything, when we celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ." - Bernhard Langer
#35 "On Easter Day the veil between time and eternity thins to gossamer." - Douglas Horton
What is gossamer? Something thin, super fin and delicate like spider webs.
Something to ponder about.. Jesus died once for us and our sins are considered cancelled for all eternity..;)
#36 "But from this earth, this grave, this dust, my God shall raise me up, I trust." - Walter Raleigh
#37 "Our old history ends with the cross; our new history begins with our resurrection.." - Watchman Nee
#37 "Easter is a time when God turned the inevitability of death into the invincibility of life..." - Craig D. Lounsbrough
Well.. that's all for now..
May you be blessed and be inspired by the Easter quotes and may the peace and joy of Christ be with you throughout the year.
We hope these Easter quotes have been helpful to you.
Of all the quotes, which quote resonates with you the best? and why?