The year can be divided in summer , autumn (or fall), winter and spring, each season with its typical weather conditions. This is a collection of proverbs and quotes about autumn.

Autumn leaves in Scotland.


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

Jim Bishop

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

Albert Camus

Autumn, the year's last, loveliest smile.

William Cullen Bryant

Bittersweet October. The mellow, messy, leaf-kicking, perfect pause between the opposing miseries of summer and winter.

Carol Bishop Hipps

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

Emily Bronte

He ate one fig and he thought the autumn had come.

If you do not sow in the spring you will not reap in the autumn.

Irish proverb

It is only the farmer who faithfully plants seeds in the Spring, who reaps a harvest in the Autumn.

BC Forbes

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

P.D. James

Marriage is like watching the color of leaves in the fall; ever changing and more stunningly beautiful with each passing day.

Fawn Weaver

No man can taste the fruits of autumn while he is delighting his scent with the flowers of spring.

Samuel Johnson

No Spring nor Summer Beauty hath such grace
as I have seen in one Autumnal face.

John Donne

Nothing is more fleeting than external form, which withers and alters like the flowers of the field at the appearance of autumn.

Umberto Eco

Now Autumn's fire burns slowly along the woods and day by day the dead leaves fall and melt.

William Allingham

The autumn of beauty is still beautiful.

Latin proverb

The blossoms in the spring are the fruit in autumn.

Latin proverb

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

Henry Beston

The milkweed pods are breaking,
And the bits of silken down
Float off upon the autumn breeze
Across the meadows brown.

Cecil Cavendish

There are seven different kind of weather in one autumn night.

Icelandic proverb

Unless a tree has borne blossoms in spring, you will vainly look for fruit on it in autumn.

Charles Hare

When the fall is poor for mushrooms, the winter will be rich with snow.


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

Stanley Horowitz

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