23 Quotes for Sweetest Day

Happy Sweetest Day everyone! Are you looking for something extra special to say on this holiday? Whether you need to write something on a card or want to add to your social media posts, check out the following quotes for Sweetest Day.

Quotes for Wishing Someone a Happy Sweetest Day

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  1. “The best portion of a good man’s life – his little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and love.” – William Wordsworth
  2. Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for a kindness.” — Seneca
  3. “A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you.” ― Elbert Hubbard
  4. “If I had a flower for every time I thought of you…I could walk through my garden forever.” ― Alfred Tennyson
  5. “Just when you think it can’t get any worse, it can. And just when you think it can’t get any better, it can.” ― Nicholas Sparks
  6. “Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.” –  Mark Twain
  7. “Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.” ― Lao Tzu
  8. “Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your hearth or burn down your house, you can never tell.” ― Joan Crawford
  9. “I’ve learned that you shouldn’t go through life with a catcher’s mitt on both hands. You need to be able to throw something back.” — Maya Angelou
  10. “Chocolate is the answer. Who cares what the question is.”  – Author unknown
  11. “Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not.” -Dr. Seuss
  12. “Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead.” ― Oscar Wilde
  13. “I have decided to stick to love…Hate is too great a burden to bear.” ― Martin Luther King Jr.
  14. “Open your heart – open it wide; someone is standing outside.” -Mary Engelbreit
  15. “My thoughts are free to go anywhere, but it’s surprising how often they head in your direction.”  – Author Unknown
  16. “Friends are kisses blown to us by angels.” – Author unknown
  17. “You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late. -Ralph Waldo Emerson”
  18. “A hug is a great gift – one size fits all, and it’s easy to exchange.” -Author Unknown
  19. “Nobody has ever measured, not even poets, how much the heart can hold.” ― Zelda Fitzgerald
  20. “The one thing we can never get enough of is love. And the one thing we never give enough is love.” ― Henry Miller
  21. “I have decided to stick to love…Hate is too great a burden to bear.” ― Martin Luther King Jr.
  22. “We’re born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we’re not alone.” ― Orson Welles
  23. “There are two basic motivating forces: fear and love. When we are afraid, we pull back from life. When we are in love, we open to all that life has to offer with passion, excitement, and acceptance. We need to learn to love ourselves first, in all our glory and our imperfections.” ― John Lennon

Enjoy your day!

Last Minute Sweetest Day Gift Ideas

Sweetest Day is only a couple days away. Did you remember? Sweetest Day is always on the third Saturday of October. Originally known as Candy Day, Sweetest Day has roots dating back to the 1920s. Are you still searching for a last-minute Sweetest Day gift? Check out the following list for ideas.

Ideas for Sweetest Day Gifts

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  1. Candy: Sweets are the traditional gift for Sweetest Day. One of the first Sweetest Day’s observers, Herbert Birch Kingston, distributed candy and small gifts to orphans and the elderly.
  2. Flowers: A beautiful bouquet of flowers is a great way to celebrate Sweetest Day.
  3. Dance Lessons: Taking dance lessons together to celebrate Sweetest Day as a couple.
  4. Subscription Boxes: A monthly subscription box provides your loved one with a mystery gift for months to come.
  5. Tickets: Is your favorite team or band coming to a local venue? Grab tickets for a night out.
  6. Get Outdoors: Pack a picnic, go hiking, or view nature.
  7. Group Fun: Sweetest Day does not necessarily mean spending time alone. Invite other couples or families over for a BBQ or Bonfire. There is no right or wrong way to celebrate Sweetest Day.
  8. Haunted Fun: Go on a haunted walking tour. Or take a hayride through a spooky corn maze on a chilly evening. If you really like being scared, walk through a haunted house.
  9. Wine or Beer Tour: Go on a wine or craft beer tasting tour.
  10. Hometown Tourist: Spend a day going to local tourist attractions. Go to museums, historical sites, or art galleries.
  11. Gift Card: Almost every store including online shops offers gift cards.
  12. A Night In: Often the simple gestures are the best. Order take-out from your favorite restaurant, cuddle on the sofa, and binge-watch your favorite show.

Happy Sweetest Day! Every day is a reason to celebrate. Enjoy your day.  

Celebrating Sweetest Day on a Budget

Did you know today, October 19th is Sweetest Day? Did you plan ahead? Are you scrambling to find the perfect date within your budget? Celebrating Sweetest Day does not require a lot of money. In fact, with a little creativity and planning, many activities can be free or cost very little. 

Low-Cost Ideas for Sweetest Day

  • Picnic: Pack a lunch and head out to your local park for a picnic. If the weather is too cold, have a picnic inside. When eating indoors, you can also have candles and music to set the mood. 
  • Go for a Walk: Autumn brings bright colored leaves, harvest, pumpkins, and more. Get outdoors, go for a walk to view the changing colors. Head out to the nearest pumpkin patch or apple orchard. Enjoy the day together. Hold hands. Drink warm cider. Buy a pumpkin for Halloween. 
  • Go Hiking: Hit your favorite trail. Do not forget to bring your dog along. Hiking is a great way to spend time together. Being outdoors is beneficial to your physical and mental health. Your dog will be happy to be part of the celebration. 
  • Be a Local Tourist: Check out your local tourists’ sites. When was the last time you went to the hometown art gallery, museum, historical landmark, brewery tour, apple orchard, cider mill, or other tourist destination? Spend time exploring your town.
  • Make a Card: Remember getting a note with the words, do you like me? Check yes or no. Get creative. Make a Sweetest Day card. Write a poem or include a special memory. 
  • Make a PlayList: Put all of the songs that are special to your relationship on a playlist. 
  • Make a YouTube Video: Okay, it’s not what you think. Video the place you first met, your first kiss, your wedding location, or other memorable locales. Take the video pieces and create a documentary about the two of you. 
  • Make a Meal Together: Cook together to make the perfect meal or dessert. 
  • Movie Night: Cuddle on the couch, make popcorn, and binge-watch your favorite movie series. 
  • Unplug for the Day: Turn your phone to vibrate, step away from your computer, and just spend the day together.
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