22 Quotes to Get You Excited for Fall

Autumn has arrived! Here are 22 quotes to get you ready for the season, with plenty of things to look forward to.

1. “Autumn mornings: sunshine and crisp air, birds and calmness, year’s end and day’s beginning.” Terri Guillemets

2. “Winter is an etching, spring a watercolor, summer an oil painting and autumn a mosaic of them all.” Stanley Horowitz

3. “Steam rising underneath a canopy of whispering, changing aspens; starlight in the clear, dark night; and wondrous beauty in every direction. If only all could feel this way, to be so captured and enthralled with autumn.” Donna Lynn Hope

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

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

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

7. “Autumn that year painted the countryside in vivid shades of scarlet, saffron, and russet, and the days were clear and crisp under harvest skies.” Sharon Kay Penman

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

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

10. “I see the turning of a leaf dancing in an autumn sun, and brilliant shades of crimson glowing when a day is done.” Hazelmarie Mattie Elliott

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

12. “Two sounds of autumn are unmistakable…the hurrying rustle of crisp leaves blown along the street…by a gusty wind, and the gabble of a flock of migrating geese.” Hal Borland

13. “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

Multi-Colored Treetops Stock Image

Multi-Colored Treetops

14. “Dancing of the autumn leaves on the surface of a lake is a dream we see when we are awake!” Mehmet Murat Ildan

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

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

17. “The season for enjoying the fullness of life – partaking of the harvest, sharing the harvest with others, and reinvesting and saving portions of the harvest for yet another season of growth.” Denis Waitley

18. “Every leaf speaks bliss to me, Fluttering from the autumn tree…” Emily Bronte

19. “The tints of autumn…a mighty flower garden blossoming under the spell of the enchanter, frost.” John Greenleaf Whittier

20. “Anyone who thinks fallen leaves are dead has never watched them dancing on a windy day.” Shira Tamir

21. “…I cannot endure to waste anything so precious as autumnal sunshine by staying in the house. So I have spent almost all the daylight hours in the open air.” Nathaniel Hawthorne

22. “Listen! The wind is rising, and the air is wild with leaves, we have had our summer evenings, now for October eves!” Humbert Wolfe

Colorful Trees of Autumn on a Lake Stock Photo

Colorful Trees of Autumn on a Lake

Which of these quotes is your favorite?

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