Hummingbirds symbolise the enjoyment of life and an optimistic playful outlook. This beautiful and diminutive bird is capable of outstanding feats such as flying backwards or travelling considerable distances. It encourages us to be adaptable and resistant in life but also to enjoy the journey. Hummingbirds are uplifting creatures who bring joyful reminder to see the lighter side of life and enjoy life's simple pleasures. Now that sounds good!