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51 Fall Quotes

Here are 51 fall quotes to get you feeling cozy for the changing season. These quotations and phrases will get you ready for cool air, crunchy leaves under your feet, and warm sweaters! Autumn really is a lovely time of the year!

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1. “And all at once, summer collapsed into fall.”- Oscar Wilde

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

Quotes about autumn

3. “In Heaven, it is always autumn.” – John Donne

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

Fall sayings

5. “The leaves fall, the wind blows, and the farm country slowly changes from the summer cottons into its winter wools.” – Henry Beston

Quotes on autumn

6. “It’s time to love…it’s fall! Fall in love.” – Unknown

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7. “Every leaf speaks bliss to me, fluttering from the autumn tree.” – Emily Brontë

Falling leaf quotes

8. “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

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9. “Autumn seemed to arrive suddenly that year. The morning of the first September was crisp and golden as an apple.” – J.K. Rowling

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

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11. “Is not this a true autumn day? Just the still melancholy that I love—that makes life and nature harmonize.” – George Eliot

Quotes on fall season

12. “I notice that Autumn is more the season of the soul than of nature.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

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13. “Autumn lingered on as if fond of its own perfection.” – Winston Graham, Ross Poldark

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14. “Autumn…the year’s last, loveliest smile.” – John Howard Bryant

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15. “As long as autumn lasts, I shall not have hands, canvas, and colors enough to paint the beautiful things I see.” —Vincent van Gogh

Autumn one liners

16. “Don’t you love New York in the fall? It makes me want to buy school supplies. I would send you a bouquet of newly sharpened pencils if I knew your name and address.” – Nora Ephron

Quotes about fall season

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

Autumn sayings

18. “There is a harmony in autumn, and a luster in its sky, which through the summer is not heard or seen, as if it could not be, as if it had not been!” – Percy Bysshe Shelley

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

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20. “Days decrease, / And autumn grows, autumn in everything.” – Robert Browning

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

Quotes for fall

22 “There is something incredibly nostalgic and significant about the annual cascade of autumn leaves.” – Joe L. Wheeler

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23. “Autumn has arrived. I hear it in the whispering of leaves.” – Anujj Elviis

Autumn phrases

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

Quote about fall

25. “She looked like autumn when leaves turned and fruit ripened.” – Sarah Addison Allen

Fall color quotes

26. “If a year was tucked inside of a clock, then autumn would be the magic hour” – Victoria Erickson

Quotes about changing seasons fall

27. “Use what you have, use what the world gives you. Use the first day of fall: bright flame before winter’s deadness; harvest; orange, gold, amber; cool nights and the smell of fire.” – Shauna Niequist

Fall inspirational quotes

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

Short autumn quotes

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

Famous autumn quotes

30. “Is not this a true autumn day? Just the still melancholy that I love – that makes life and nature harmonize.” – George Eliot

Fall is coming quotes

31. “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

32. “Autumn was her happiest season.” – Harper Lee

33. “No spring nor summer beauty hath such grace as I have seen in one autumnal face.” –  John Donne

34. “I was drinking in the surroundings: air so crisp you could snap it with your fingers and greens in every lush shade imaginable offset by autumnal flashes of red and yellow.” – Wendy Delsol

35. “Summer dashed off, her sundress flowing with greens; while Autumn slipped into a gown with jeweled seams.” —Angie Weiland-Crosby

36. “When everything looks like a magical oil painting, you know you are in autumn!” – Mehmet Murat ildan

37. “Autumn would come to this place of welcome, this place I would know to be home. Autumn would come and the air would grow cool, dry and magic, as it does that time of the year.” – Henry Rollins

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

39. “Autumn is my spring!” – August Strindberg

40. “As leaves cover the forest floor in a carpet of vibrant rusts, orange and gold, autumn proves that sometimes death too can be a beautiful thing.” – Nikita Gill

41. “It was like autumn, looking at her. It was like driving up north to see the colors.” – Jeffrey Eugenides

42. “Another fall, another turned page: there was something of jubilee in that annual autumnal beginning, as if last year’s mistakes had been wiped clean by summer” – Wallace Stegner

43. “The heart of Autumn must have broken here and poured its treasure out upon the leaves.” – Charlotte Bates

44. “The leaves are changing; I feel poetry in the air.” – Laura Jaworski

45. “It was a beautiful bright autumn day, with air like cider and a sky so blue you could drown in it.” – Diana Gabaldon

46. “Autumn whispered to the wind, “I fall; but always rise again.” – Angie Weiland-Crosby

47. “The heat of autumn is different from the heat of summer. One ripens apples, the other turns them to cider.” – Jane Hirshfield

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

49. “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

50. “The smell of burning firewood and the molding of organic, earthy substances reminded her of jumping wildly into the enormous leaf piles of autumns past and she suddenly wished that it was appropriate for someone her age to do such a thing.” – Abby Slovin

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