11 beautiful quotes to share with loved ones on Easter, Good Friday

This is why we eat chocolate bunnies for Easter.Chocolate bunnies can be found everywhere.But according to the 'Encyclopedia of Religion,' "the Easter bunny has never received any specific Christian interpretation.".That's because much of the Easter bunny tradition is derived from Ostara, the Germanic pre-Christian fertility goddess.The word "Easter" stems from her name, and it is said thatshe used to have a pet rabbit.Her name spawned a fictional character, Oschter Haws, a rabbit who gave children eggs on Easter.It wasn't until the late 1800s that the chocolate bunny made its way to America

Looking for some inspirational words to commemorate Good Friday or Easter Sunday? You’ve come to the right place.

We’ve rounded up 11 of our favorite quotes or sayings, including a mix of both religious expressions and enlightening words about the spring season.

1. “Our lord has written the promise of resurrection, not in books alone but in every leaf of springtime.” — Martin Luther

2.  “Let us not love with words or speech but with actions and in truth.” — 1 John 3:18

3. “I believe in Christ, like I believe in the sun — not because I can see it, but by it I can see everything else.” — C.S. Lewis

4. “I consider that our present sufferings are not worth comparing with the glory that will be revealed in us.” — Romans 8:18

5. “We are told to let our light shine, and if it does, we won’t need to tell anybody it does. Lighthouses don’t fire cannons to call attention to their shining — they just shine.” — Dwight L. Moody

6. “Easter is a time when God turned the inevitability of death into the invincibility of life.” — Craig D. Lounsbrough

7. “No matter how long the winter, spring is sure to follow.” — Proverb

8. “If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant; if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome.” — Anne Bradstreet

9. “The comeback is always stronger than the setback.” — Unknown

10. “A man who was completely innocent, offered himself as a sacrifice for the good of others, including his enemies, and became the ransom of the world. It was a perfect act.” — Mahatma Gandhi

11. “But thank God the crucifixion was not the last act in that great and powerful drama. There is another act. And it is something that we sing out and cry and ring out today. Thank God a day came when Good Friday had to pass.” — The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.