You are currently viewing 77 Inspirational Autumn Quotes & Fall Sayings

77 Inspirational Autumn Quotes & Fall Sayings

This post contains affiliate links. Read the full disclosure here.

Some of the links below are affiliate links, so we may receive a commission, at no cost to you, if you make a purchase through a link. Check our privacy policy for more info.

If you are looking for an incredible selection of Autumn quotes you’re in the right place.

Autumn is an amazing time of year.

These Autumn quotes will help you appreciate how amazing this time of year year is.

Bright red and burnt orange leaves, harvest festivals, warm cider cocktails, Halloween, and pumpkin spice.

Autumn is also a metaphor for new beginnings. A time where trees shed their leaves to be reborn.

These quotes about Autumn can act as the springboard for change needed in your life.

Related Posts:

Right, lets jump into this list of Autumn quotes.

Top 10 Autumn Quotes

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
autumn quotes

Wild is the music of the autumnal winds amongst the faded woods.

William Wordsworth
autumn quotes

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

Truman Capote
autumn quotes

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

F. Scott Fitzgerald
autumn quotes

Every leaf speaks bliss to me, fluttering from the autumn tree.

Emily Brontë
autumn quotes

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

Albert Camus
autumn quotes

No spring nor summer beauty hath such grace as I have seen in one autumnal face.

John Donne
autumn quotes

There is something incredibly nostalgic and significant about the annual cascade of autumn leaves.

Joe L. Wheeler
autumn quotes

The tints of autumn…a mighty flower garden blossoming under the spell of the enchanter, frost.

John Greenleaf Whittier
autumn quotes

Never let me lose what I have gained, and adorn the branches of your river with leaves of my estranged Autumn.

Federico García Lorca
autumn quotes

Top 10 Autumn Quotes YouTube Video

More Autumn Quotes

Delicious autumn! My very soul is wedded to it, and if I were a bird I would fly about the Earth seeking the successive autumns. George Eliot

He found himself wondering at times, especially in the autumn, about the wild lands, and strange visions of mountains that he had never seen came into his dreams.

J.R.R Tolkien

To ask why we fall in love is to ask why the leaves fall. And to ask how we stay in love is to ask how the trees stay. Jimvirle/Jinvirle

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

The white towers and golden domes of the church gleamed in the sapphire sky. The luxuriant autumn asleep till morning. The silence of the earth seemed to merge with the silence of the heavens and the mystery of the earth touched the mystery of the stars. Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Is not this a true autumn day? Just the still melancholy that I lovethat makes life and nature harmonize.

George Eliot

Autumn…the year’s last, loveliest smile. John Howard Bryant

October’s poplars are flaming torches lighting the way to winter. Nova S. Blair

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

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

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, Stork

How beautifully leaves grow old! How full of light and color are their last days! John Burroughs

autumn quotes

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

The leaves fall, the wind blows, and the farm country slowly changes from the summer cottons into its winter wools.

Henry Beston

Notice that autumn is more the season of the soul than of nature. Friedrich Nietzsche

And all at once, summer collapsed into fall. Oscar Wilde

autumn quotes

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

I would rather sit on a pumpkin, and have it all to myself, than be crowded on a velvet cushion.

Henry David Thoreau

Give me juicy autumnal fruit, ripe and red from the orchard. Walt Whitman

Your heart, Bessie, is an autumn garage. J.D. Salinger, Franny and Zooey

In autumn, the forest undresses and I cannot look away. Gloria D. Gonsalves

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

Jim Bishop

Go, sit upon the lofty hill, And turn your eyes around, Where waving woods and waters wild Do hymn an autumn sound. The summer sun is faint on them The summer flowers depart Sit still as all transform’d to stone, Except your musing heart. Elizabeth Barrett Browning, The Autumn

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

autumn quotes

An autumn garden has a sadness when the sun is not shining… Francis Brett Young

Autumn lingered on as if fond of its own perfection.

Winston Graham,

Autumn is the season that teaches us that change can be beautiful. Unknown

Autumn killed the summer with the softest kiss. Unknown

Falling autumn leaves gave the air an amber hue as though seen through a jar of honey. Paula Wall

Listen! The wind is rising, and the air is wild with leaves / We have had our summer evenings, now for October eves!

Humbert Wolfe

And all the lives we ever lived and all the lives to be are full of trees and changing leaves… Virginia Woolf, To the Lighthouse

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

autumn quotes

I cannot endure to waste anything so precious as autumnal sunshine by staying in the house. Nathaniel Hawthorne

Autumn is the hardest season. The leaves are all falling, and they’re falling like they’re falling in love with the ground.

Andrea Gibson

Anyone who thinks fallen leaves are dead has never watched them dancing on a windy say. Shira Tamir

And I rose, in rainy autumn. And walked abroad in a shower of all my days… Dylan Thomas

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

Why is summer mist romantic and autumn mist just sad?

Dodie Smith

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

Inspirational Autumn Quotes

Everyone must take time to sit and watch the leaves turn. Elizabeth Lawrence

Finally, she mused that human existence is as brief as the life of autumn grass, so what was there to fear from taking chances with your life?

Mo Yan, Red Sorghum

Why did dusk and fir-scent and the afterglow of autumnal sunsets make people say absurd things? L.M. Montgomery, Emily’s Quest

I love fall most of all. Unknown

autumn quotes

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

Autumn leaves don’t fall, they fly. They take their time and wander on this their only chance to soar.

Delia Owens

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! The greatest show of all times! Mehmet Murat Ildan

Fall colors are funny. They’re so bright and intense and beautiful. It’s like nature is trying to fill you up with color, to saturate you so you can stockpile it before winter turns everything muted and dreary. Siobhan Vivian, Same Difference

The leaves are changing; I feel poetry in the air.

Laura Jaworski

Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature’s peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. The winds will blow their own freshness into you, and the storms their energy, while cares will drop away from you like the leaves of Autumn. John Muir, The Mountains of California

Autumn is as joyful and sweet as an untimely end. Rémy de Gourmont

autumn quotes

October, baptize me with leaves! Swaddle me in corduroy and nurse me with split pea soup. October, tuck tiny candy bars in my pockets and carve my smile into a thousand pumpkins. O autumn! O teakettle! O grace! Rainbow Rowell, Attachments

Another fall, another turned page…

Wallace Stegner

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

It looked like the world was covered in a cobbler crust of brown sugar and cinnamon. Sarah Addison Allen

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

It was one of those perfect English autumnal days which occur more frequently in memory than in life.

P.D. James

A fallen leaf is nothing more than a summer’s wave goodbye. Unknown

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

autumn quotes

It’s the first day of autumn! A time of hot chocolatey mornings, and toasty marshmallow evenings, and, best of all, leaping into leaves! Winnie the Pooh, Pooh’s Grand Adventure

If you run, then allow those first few breaths on a cool Autumn day to FREEZE your lungs and do not just be alarmed, be ALIVE.

Kyle Lake

Autumn shows us how beautiful it is to let things go. Unknown

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

Scarecrows, corn rows, pumpkins on the vine. Leaves curl, wind swirls, Fall is right on time. Unknown

Days decrease and autumn grows, autumn in everything.

Robert Browning

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

The heat of autumn is different from the heat of summer. One ripens apples, the other turns them to cider. Jane Hirshfield, The Heat of Autumn

To Sum Up

Hopefully you have enjoyed this big list of Autumn quotes.

There are lots to motivate and inspire you every day.

I’d love to know which Autumn quotes are your favourites.

Drop them in the comments below.

Leave a Reply