30 Happy Easter Quotes, Messages, and Sayings

Here are some Happy Easter quotes, messages, and sayings. Easter isn’t just about the resurrection of Jesus Christ but also about restoring and/or strengthening faith for those who may have lost it or had it weakened.

“The stone was rolled away from the door, not to permit Christ to come out, but to enable the disciples to go in.” | Peter Marshall

“The great gift of Easter is hope, Christian hope which makes us have that confidence in God, in his ultimate triumph, and in his goodness and love, which nothing can shake.” | Basil C. Hume

“The cross is the victory, the resurrection is the triumph. The resurrection is the public display of the victory, the triumph of the crucified one.” | Eric Sauer

“Our Lord has written the promise of the resurrection, not in books alone, but in every leaf in spring-time.” | Martin Luther

“The resurrection asserts a truth which is by no means always written legibly for all men on the face of nature. It tells us that the spiritual is higher than the material; that in this universe spirit counts for more than matter.” | H.P. Liddon

“Easter tells us that life is to be interpreted not simply in terms of things but in terms of ideals.” | Charles M. Crowe

“The story of Easter is the story of God’s wonderful window of divine surprise.” | Carl Knudsen

“Easter is not a passport to another world; it is a quality of perception for this one.” | W.P. Lemon

“Easter is the demonstration of God that life is essentially spiritual and timeless.” | Charles M. Crowe

“The resurrection gives my life meaning and direction and the opportunity to start over no matter what my circumstances.” | Robert Flatt

“Give praise to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. In his great mercy he has given us a new birth and a hope that is alive. It is alive because Jesus Christ rose from the dead.” | 1 Peter 1:3

“Let the resurrection joy lift us from loneliness and weakness and despair to strength and beauty and happiness.” | Floyd W. Tomkins

“If Easter says anything to us today, it says this: You can put truth in a grave, but it won’t stay there. You can nail it to a cross, wrap it in winding sheets and shut it up in a tomb, but it will rise!” | Clarence W. Hall

“You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.” | Kahlil Gibran

“The secret to a rich life is to have more beginnings than endings.” | Dave Weinbaum

“Easter says you can put truth in a grave, but it won’t stay there.” | Clarence W. Hall

“Easter is the only time when it’s perfectly safe tp put all your eggs in one basket.” | Unknown

“The great gift of Easter is hope – Christian hope which makes us have that confidence in God, in his ultimate triumph, and in his goodness and love, which nothing can shake.” | Basil C. Hume

“Where man sees but withered leaves, God sees sweet flowers growing.” | Albert Laighton

“It is the hour to rend thy chains, The blossom time of souls.” | Katherine Lee Bates

“We believe that the history of the world is but the history of His influence and that the center of the whole universe is the cross of Calvary.” | Alexander Maclaren

“Earth’s saddest day and gladdest day were just three days apart. – Susan Coolidge

“But from this earth, this grave, this dust, My God shall raise me up, I trust.” | Walter Raleigh

“Easter is a time to rejoice, be thankful, be assured that all is forgiven so life extends beyond the soil of earth.” | Byron Pulsifer

“I have always been delighted at the prospect of a new day, a fresh try, one more start, with perhaps a bit of magic waiting somewhere behind the morning.” | J. B. Priestly

“Live in the awareness that Christ lives and that He lives in His people.” | Julien B. Weil

“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

“All I really need is love, but a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt!” | Lucy Van Pelt

“On this Easter Sunday, forgive someone. Tell someone you love them. Let your light shine.” | Unknown

“Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.” | Pope John Paul II

For those interested in how things like the Easter Bunny and Easter eggs became part of the tradition, check out the History of Easter.


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