Autumn Quotes

Autumn Quotes | Photo: Norio Nakayama/Creative Commons

Autumn carries more gold in its pocket than all the other seasons.
Jim Bishop

Winter is dead; spring is crazy; summer is cheerful and autumn is wise!
Mehmet Murat ildan

Of all the seasons, autumn offers the most to man and requires the least of him.
Hal Borland

I cannot write of things which even impassioned breath cannot utter. Autumn is coming with its days of gold, its days of reverie and of you—oh, such delightful hours that my heart burns within me at the anticipation.
Byron Caldwell Smith

In autumn, don’t go to jewelers to see gold; go to the parks!
Mehmet Murat ildan

Just as a painter needs light in order to put the finishing touches to his picture, so I need an inner light, which I feel I never have enough of in the autumn.
Leo Tolstoy

Autumn is the eternal corrective. It is ripeness and color and a time of completion; but it is also breadth, and depth, and distance. What man can stand with Autumn on a hilltop and fail to see the span of his world and the substance of the rolling hills that reach to the far horizon?
Hal Borland

Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.
Albert Camus

I loved autumn, the one season of the year that God seemed to have put there just for the beauty of it.
Lee Maynard

Autumn mornings: sunshine and crisp air, birds and calmness, year’s end and day’s beginnings.
Terri Guillemets

There ought to be a way to combine “autumn” and “morning” into one word, the combination of the two is special enough to be its own entity.
Terri Guillemets

We are reformers in the spring and summer, but in autumn we stand by the old. Reformers in the morning, and conservers at night.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Autumn is the hush before winter.
French Proverb

I am struck by the simplicity of light in the atmosphere in the autumn, as if the earth absorbed none, and out of this profusion of dazzling light came the autumnal tints.
Henry David Thoreau

For man, autumn is a time of harvest, of gathering together. For nature, it is a time of sowing, of scattering abroad.
Edwin Way Teale

Autumn is the mellower season, and what we lose in flowers we more than gain in fruits.
Samuel Butler

Love the trees until their leaves fall off, then encourage them to try again next year.
Chad Sugg

Autumn is the perfect time to take account of what we’ve done, what we didn’t do, and what we’d like to do next year.
Unknown Author

Winter dies into the spring, to be born again in the autumn.
Terri Guillemets

Spring blossoms are fairy tales, autumn leaves are tragic dramas.
Mehmet Murat ildan

If spring betrays the summer, would autumn never arrive?
Terri Guillemets

A tangerine and russet cascade of kaleidoscopic leaves, creates a tapestry of autumn magic upon the emerald carpet of fading summer.
Judith A. Lindberg

Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.
Albert Camus

Now Autumn’s fire burns slowly along the woods and day by day the dead leaves fall and melt.
William Allingham

It is only the farmer who faithfully plants seeds in the Spring, who reaps a harvest in the Autumn.
B. C. Forbes

Autumn’s the mellow time.
William Allingham

A wind has blown the rain away and blown the sky away and all the leaves away, and the trees stand. I think, I too, have known autumn too long.
e. e. cummings

Autumn in New York, why does it seem so inviting?
Vernon Duke

No man can taste the fruits of autumn while he is delighting his scent with the flowers of spring.
Samuel Johnson

I saw old Autumn in the misty morn stand shadowless like silence, listening to silence.
Thomas Hood

Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall.
F. Scott Fitzgerald

Even if something is left undone, everyone must take time to sit still and watch the leaves turn.
Elizabeth Lawrence

Designers want me to dress like Spring, in billowing things. I don’t feel like Spring. I feel like a warm red Autumn.
Marilyn Monroe

Autumn passes and one remembers one’s reverence.
Yoko Ono

Autumn, the year’s last, loveliest smile.
William Cullen Bryant

I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.
L. M. Montgomery

Aprils have never meant much to me, autumns seem that season of beginning, spring.
Truman Capote

Fall has always been my favorite season. The time when everything bursts with its last beauty, as if nature had been saving up all year for the grand finale.
Lauren DeStefano