10 Quotes to Get You in a Summer State of Mind

We are devout summer lovers here! How about you? As winter drags on, we’re here to inspire you with what’s to come. These encouraging words will remind you of all that the summer season has to offer you with its bright sunny days and beautiful star-filled nights.

What makes summertime even better? Spending it on the beach, of course. And by beach, we mean Topsail Beach! Here is a little extra motivation to start planning your Topsail beach vacation with us today.

Cheers to sun, sand sea and all that summertime is meant to be!

Summer State of Mind

“One must maintain a little bit of summer, even in the middle of winter.”

—Henry David Thoreau

One thing about living at the beach is that it’s pretty easy to maintain a summer state of mind. Constant reminders from the ocean, salty air, and sandy shorelines remind us that a summer state of mind is easy to find here on Topsail Island. Won’t you join us?

Summer is the Best

“Summertime is always the best of what might be.”

—Charles Bowden

Ah, summertime. It really brings to mind the best times in life spent wild and free, allowing you to just be. Every approaching summer is filled with the anticipation of good things to come and beach vacations to be enjoyed. Have you planned yours yet?

A Little Summer Goes a Long Way

“Cause a little bit of summer is what the whole year is all about.”

—John Mayer

The whole year revolves around the summer season with its warm sunny days and beautiful starry nights. The other seasons each have their own charm, but summertime will always be our favorite.

Sunny Disposition

“You are so much sunshine in every square inch.”

—Walt Whitman

It’s easy to have a sunny disposition when you’re on the coast of somewhere beautiful, like right here on Topsail Beach. Soak up the sunshine while you’re here and radiate its warm glow for others to see. Even when you’re not at the beach, be the sunshine you want to see in the world!

No Shoes, No Problem

“If you’re not barefoot, then you’re overdressed.”


Welcome to beach life! Spend your time being barefoot and carefree. No shoes, no shirt, no problem! You’re on island time now and the dress code is come as you are.

Summer Nights

“The summer night is like a perfection of thought.”

—Wallace Stevens

How beautiful are the summer nights where the stars are bright, the warm salty breeze is caressing your skin, with the sound of the waves serenading you? Most beautiful indeed. Summer nights are perfection in many, many ways. Come share some summer days and nights with us this summer on Topsail Island.

Warm Up, Buttercup

“I love how summer just wraps its arms around you like a warm blanket.”

—Kellie Elmore

Depending on where you live and what your winter has been like, you may need a nice, big, warm hug right about now! Warm yourself up right now by imagining your summer beach vacation here with us. Take it a step further by planning your Topsail beach vacation and chasing those winter blues away in an instant. Summer is coming!

Endless Summer

“I could never in a hundred summers get tired of this.”

—Susan Branch

Nope, the beauty of the beach never gets tiring whether it’s summertime or not. We get to experience plenty of endless summers on the North Carolina coast, and we love every single one of them. How many of your summers have you spent on Topsail Island? We’d really love to know!

Smell the Sea, Feel the Sky

“Smell the sea and feel the sky. Let your soul and spirit fly.”

—Van Morrison

Delight all of your senses and immerse yourself in beach life. Take time to really breathe it all in and feel in on your skin. Its presence is unmistakable and truly does affect your mind, body and spirit. The beach is some of the best medicine known to man and the best news of all is you don’t need a prescription. Just come and get some!

Summer Afternoons

“Summer afternoon, summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.”

—Henry James

How do you like to spend your summer afternoons? Lying on the beach? Reading the afternoon away? Catching up on some much needed naps? Fishing off the pier? Swimming in the ocean? Walking miles of beautiful beach? Whatever it is that you love to do, you can find it here on Topsail Island. Summer afternoons are pretty awesome here!

Friends, Sun, Sand & Sea

“Friends, sun, sand, and sea, that sounds like a summer to me.”


This sounds like everything you need to have the perfect summer! Grab your family and friends, find your place in the sand, and spend some time by the sea this summer. Your Topsail, NC beach vacation is ready and waiting for you! Happy Summer!

Isn’t it time you booked your beach house rental in Topsail, NC? Get into a summertime state of mind right now!