Walking On The Beach Quotes

There aren’t many things that compare to a walk on the beach. The magical experience starts when you take off your shoes and step onto the sand. From that moment on, it’s only you and the beach. You feel the fresh, gentle sea breeze against your skin, you hear the spontaneous laughter of happy people playing in the sun, and you feel the tremble of the powerful waves crashing on the shore.  

The beach has an uplifting power that no material thing or place could ever provide us. Hearing of other peoples’ beach experiences gives us perspective on our own lives. It gives us hope and inner peace knowing that there is a place where we can go to get rid of all our problems.

If you are looking for inspiration or just want to feel closer to the ocean, come and join us on the beach! The following celebrity and anonymous (unknown author) quotes are sure to get you in a mood for walking to the beach!

Quotes About Walking On The Beach

Walking on the beach while you gaze over the beautiful emerald blue-green ocean makes you feel carefree, at peace, and blissfully content in your solitude. The moment your toes touch the sand, something beautiful happens to your soul and your mind.

You start to reflect on your life journey, the meaning of life, and your destiny. It feels as if that very moment connects you to a higher power, and you realize that the ocean and the waves are waiting to wash away all the troubles in your mind.

We tend to share our beach experiences with the world. It is almost as if the beach inspires our poet within. We are excited to share some of those thoughts with you to add a bit of sunshine to your day! Enjoy!

“A beach walk is for stretching your legs and your mind, for looking at life with newfound eyes.”

~ Sandy Gingras

“After a visit to the beach, it’s hard to believe that we live in a material world.”

~ Pam Shaw

“You all want to know what my dream is? Very simple. To walk along the beach, holding the hand of my lover.”

~ Michelle Bachelet

“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

“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

“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

“Total physical and mental inertia are highly agreeable, much more so than we allow ourselves to imagine. A beach not only permits such inertia but enforces it, thus neatly eliminating all problems of guilt. It is now the only place in our overly active world that does.”

~ John Kenneth Galbraith

“I honestly think the beach is the only place children actually entertain themselves.”

~ Donna McLavy

“On the beach, you can live in bliss.”

~ Dennis Wilson

“If there’s heaven for me, I’m sure it has a beach attached to it.”

~ Jimmy Buffett

“Don’t grow up too quickly, lest you forget how much you love the beach.”

~ Michelle Held

“I want to run the beach’s length, because it never ends.”

~ Deborah Ager

“The beach is not a place to work; to read, write, or to think.”

~ Anne Morrow Lindbergh

“To escape and sit quietly on the beach – that’s my idea of paradise.”

~ Emilia Wickstead

“Summer means happy times and good sunshine. It means going to the beach.”

~ Brian Wilson

“I miss the beach, the peace it brings you. I love the sound and smell of the sea.”

~ Genesis Rodriguez

“I look my best when I’m totally free, on holiday, walking on the beach.”

~ Rosamund Pike

“The ocean stirs the heart, inspires the imagination and brings eternal joy to the soul.”

~ Robert Wyland

“Long walks on the beach are the supposed holy grail of a romantic evening. The beach becomes a kind of utopia – the place where all our dreams come true.”

~ Roxane Gay

“My life is like a stroll upon the beach, as near to the ocean’s edge as I can go.”

~ Henry David Thoreau

“To go out with the setting sun on an empty beach is to truly embrace your solitude.”

~Jeanne Moreau

“Everything is better at the beach. Even rain.”

~ Anonymous

“B.E.A.C.H.: Best Escape Anyone Can Have.”

~ Anonymous

“Set your clock to beach time.”

~ Anonymous

“Life’s a beach.”

~ Anonymous

“Beach is cheaper than therapy.”

~ Anonymous

“Every day should be a beach day.”

~ Anonymous

“My sense of direction leads me one way: to the beach.”

~ Anonymous

“It was love at first sight, the day I met the beach.”

~ Anonymous

“Just think of a beach and smile.”

~ Anonymous

“Nothing soothes the soul like a walk on the beach.”

~ Anonymous

“Keep calm and beach on.”

~ Anonymous

“You can never have too much beach.”

~ Anonymous

“There’s no place like home. Except for the beach.”

~ Anonymous

“A walk on the beach is worth a thousand words.”

~ Anonymous

“Beach: if I’m not on it, near it, or looking at it, I’m dreaming of it.”

~ Anonymous

“I hope someday I’ll wake up to see that I live on the beach.”

~ Anonymous

“At the beach, life is different. Time doesn’t move from hour to hour but from mood to moment. We live by the currents, plan by the tides, and follow the sun.”

~ Anonymous

“Beach Rules: Soak up the sun. Ride the waves. Breathe the salty air. Feel the breeze. Build sandcastles. Rest, relax, reflect. Collect seashells. Bare-feet required.”

~ Anonymous

“Beach: a place of relaxation, rest, and tranquillity.”

~ Anonymous

“Sand on, stress off.”

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~ Anonymous

“There’s nothing that a walk on the beach can’t cure.”

~ Anonymous

“Come walk with me along the beach, where sunsets seem within reach. We’ll search for treasures in the sand, as we walk hand in hand.”

~ Anonymous

“It doesn’t matter where you go in life, as long as you go to the beach.”

~ Anonymous

“Sun of a beach.”

~ Anonymous

“Advice from the ocean: Be shore of yourself. Come out of your shell. Take time to coast. Avoid peer pressure. Sea life’s beauty. Don’t get so tide down on work that you miss out on life’s beautiful waves.”

~ Anonymous

“Advice from a mermaid: Get your tail to the beach. Sea treasures in simple things. Take time to shellebrate. Share life’s joyful song. Make a wish upon a starfish. Let your conscience guide you. Believe in magic!”

~ Anonymous

“Life takes you down many paths but my favorite one lead to the beach.”

~ Anonymous

“Everyone should believe in something. I believe I should go to the beach.”

~ Anonymous

“A kiss on the beach when there is a full moon is the closest thing to heaven.”

~ H. Jackson Brown Jr.

“For whatever we lose (like a you or a me) it’s always ourselves we find in the sea.”

~ E.E. Cummings

“We are tied to the ocean. And when we go back to the sea, whether it is to sail or to watch – we are going back from whence we came.”

~ Hermann Broch

“Those who live by the sea can hardly form a single thought of which the sea would not be part.”

~ Anonymous

“I followed my heart, and it led me to the beach.”

~ Anonymous

“I love the beach. I love the sea. All my life, I live within — in front of the sea.”

~ Rafael Nadal

“Give me coffee to change the things I can, and the beach to accept the things I can’t.”

~ Anonymous

“Sitting on a beach or walking through nature makes me come alive always. “

~ Ian Somerhalder

“To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.”

~ Isaac Newton

“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.”

~ Anna Quindlen

“No words can express, the depth of her contentment, as she walks along the beach. As the waves lap against the shores, they create the rhythm of her life. Balmy breeze kiss, her sun-bronzed skin, and she wonders. Could there ever be a greater destiny, than to be born with love, For the treasures of the sea? Here, she is home.”

~ Suzy Toronto

 “When you walk on the beach at night, you can say things you can’t say in real life.”

~ Jenny Han

“I could never stay long enough on the shore; the tang of the untainted, fresh, and free sea air was like a cool, quieting thought.” 

~ Helen Keller

“Our memories of the ocean will linger on, long after our footprints in the sand are gone.”

~ Anonymous 

“The Ocean is everything I want to be. Beautiful, Mysterious, Wild & Free”

~ Anonymous

“The sea, once it casts its spell, holds one in its net of wonder forever.”

~ Jacques Cousteau  

“Waves tossed themselves against the shore, dragging grit and sand between their nails as they were slowly pulled back out to sea.”

~ Holly Black 

“Sky above, sand below, peace within.”

~ Anonymous

” Let’s go somewhere the sun kisses the ocean.”

~ Anonymous 

“In every outthrust headland, in every curving beach, in every grain of sand there is the story of the earth.”

~ Rachel Carson 

“Because there’s nothing more beautiful than the way the ocean refuses to stop kissing the shoreline, no matter how many times it’s sent away.”

~ Sarah Kay

“May you always have a shell in your pocket and sand in your shoes.”

~ Anonymous

“The calming movement of the sea along with the restless ocean breeze gently caresses me creating a soothing trance which lulls me to a place of peace.”

~ M. L. Borges, By the Sea

“I’ll have a side of beach with my morning coffee.”

~ Anonymous

Feeling stressed? There’s a beach for that.”

~ Anonymous

Dear Ocean, thank you for making us feel tiny, humbled, inspired, and salty, all at once.

~ Anonymous

“The ocean makes me feel really small and it makes me put my whole life into perspective.”

~ Beyonce Knowles

“Only at the beach can we go a splishin’ and a splashin’.”

~ Kate Summers

“I believe in the ocean curing all bad moods. I believe in the waves wiping away worries. I believe in seashells bringing good luck. I believe in toes in the sand grounding my soul.”

~ Anonymous

“I like anywhere with a beach. A beach and warm weather are all I really need.”

~ Rob Gronkowski

“Good times and tan lines.”

~ Anonymous

“Meet me where the sky touches the sea.”

~ Jennifer Donnelly

“Why do we love the sea? It is because it has some potent power to make us think things we like to think. “

~ Robert Henri

“At the beach, life is different. Time doesn’t move hour to hour but mood to moment. We live by the currents, plan by the tides and follow the sun.”

~ Anonymous

“In this big ball of people, I’m just one grain of sand on this beach.”

~ Anonymous

“Gone to the beach. Be back never.”

~ Anonymous

Girl just wanna have sun!”

~ Anonymous

“I wonder if the beach misses me.”

~ Anonymous

“The sea complains upon a thousand shores.”

~ Alexander Smith

“Namast’ay at the beach.”


“No computers, no phone calls, no problems at the beach, only sunshine and smiles allowed.

~ Catherine Pulsifer


There is no place more tranquil than the beach. Whether you are walking or sitting, playing in the waves, building sandcastles, watching the sunset, surfing, or simply staring far out over the magnificent ocean, there is a little something there for everyone.

We hope these wonderful quotes have inspired you as much as they inspired us. Time to kick off those sandals and head off to the beach! Remember to share your beach experiences with the people in your life.