Quotes about Fall Season

Fall is probably the most poetic of the four natural seasons. Fall is renowned for its beautiful sceneries and imageries -- foliage, harvest, beer festivals to picture a few. For this reason, the fall season has been the source of inspiration for countless poets and has often ranked as the most popular season on major surveys. Below are some quotes and sayings that express brilliantly the beauty of the fall season.

"The foliage has been losing its freshness through the month of August; here and there, a yellow leaf shows itself like the first gray hair amidst the locks of a beauty who has seen one season too many." Oliver Wendell Holmes

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

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

"Neither spring nor summer beauty hath such grace as I have seen in one autumnal face." John Donne

"October is a fine and dangerous season in America. It's a wonderful time to begin anything at all. You go to college, and every course in the catalogue looks wonderful." Thomas Merton

"I knew, of course, that trees and plants had roots, stems, bark, branches and foliage that reached up toward the light. But I was coming to realize that the real magician was light itself." Edward Steichen

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

"My sorrow, when she's here with me, thinks these dark days of autumn rain are beautiful as days can be; she loves the bare, the withered tree; she walks the sodden pasture lane." Robert Frost

"Fall is my favorite season in Los Angeles, watching the birds change color and fall from the trees." David Letterman

"Darkness falls when light still reigns. From afar, a sad bell rings. Puffs of cloud wander the sky. Frantic birds ponder their true path." Simon Nguyen

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