“There is something incredibly nostalgic and significant about the annual cascade of autumn leaves.” ~Joe L. Wheeler
"How beautiful the leaves grow old. How full of light and color are their last days." ~John Burroughs
in a blaze of glory,
setting trees aflame
in riotous color.
of coming winter.”
~John Mark Green
The morns are meeker than they were,
The nuts are getting brown;
The berry's cheek is plumper,
The rose is out of town.
The maple wears a gayer scarf,
The field a scarlet gown.
Lest I should be old-fashioned,
I'll put a trinket on.
"Went looking for faith on the forest floor, and it showed up everywhere. In the sun, and the water, and the falling leaves, the falling leaves of time." ~Neil Young
“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
“It was a beautiful bright autumn day, with air like cider and a sky so blue you could drown in it.” ~Diana Gabaldon
"Open your eyes to the beauty around you, open your mind to the wonders of life, open your heart to those who love you, and always be true to yourself." ~Maya Angelou
“I cannot endure to waste anything so precious as autumnal sunshine by staying in the house.” ~Nathaniel Hawthorne