It’s Autumn!

Some of our favorite quotes about this luscious season.

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“And all at once, summer collapsed into fall…” —Elizabeth Lawrence

 

“Everyone must take time to sit and watch the leaves turn.” —William Cullen Bryant

 

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

 

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

 

“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

 

“Every leaf speaks bliss to me, fluttering from the autumn tree.” —Emily Bronte

 

“Fall has always been my favorite season, the time

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