It's official: the spring season has begun. The season where everything comes alive again after having been hunkered down for a long winter. We're more than ready to celebrate the return of warm days, cool breezes, buds covering tree branches and blossoms sprouting up from the ground. Even if there's still snow where you live, these well-loved quotes will spark a bit of spring fever in you.

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spring rain Photo: Belozorova Elena/Shutterstock

Jaymi Heimbuch ( @jaymiheimbuch ) focuses on wildlife conservation and animal news from her home base in San Francisco.