Quotes by autumn

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  • Percy Bysshe Shelley
    Percy Bysshe Shelley
    English poet 1792-1822
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    There is a harmony in autumn, and a luster in its sky, which through the summer is not heard or seen, as if it could not be, as if it had not been!
  • John Cheever
    John Cheever
    American writer 1912-1982
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    A lonely man is a lonesome thing, a stone, a bone, a stick, a receptacle for Gilbey's gin, a stooped figure sitting at the edge of a hotel bed, heaving copious sighs like the autumn wind.
  • Edward. E. Cummings
    Edward. E. Cummings
    American poet, painter, essayist, author, and playwright 1894-1962
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    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.
  • Elizabeth Bowen
    Elizabeth Bowen
    Anglo-Irish Novelist 1899-1973
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    Autumn arrives in early morning, but spring at the close of a winter day.
  • Albert Camus
    Albert Camus
    French writer and essayist 1913-1960
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    Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.
    Origineel: L'automne est un deuxième printemps où chaque feuille est une fleur.
  • C. S. Lewis
    C. S. Lewis
    Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
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    Autumn is really the best of the seasons; and I'm not sure that old age isn't the best part of life. But of course, like autumn, it doesn't last.
  • Robert Browning
    Robert Browning
    English poet 1812-1889
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    Autumn wins you best by this its mute appeal to sympathy for its decay.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
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    Beauty for some provides escape, who gain a happiness in eyeing the gorgeous buttocks of the ape or Autumn sunsets exquisitely dying.
  • Henry James
    Henry James
    American author 1843-1916
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    He is outside of everything, and alien everywhere. He is an aesthetic solitary. His beautiful, light imagination is the wing that on the autumn evening just brushes the dusky window.
  • Robertson Davies
    Robertson Davies
    Canadian novelist and journalist 1913-
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    He types his labored column - weary drudge! Senile fudge and solemn: spare, editor, to condemn these dry leaves of his autumn.
  • B. C. Forbes
    B. C. Forbes
    American Publisher 1880-1954
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    It is only the farmer who faithfully plants seeds in the Spring, who reaps a harvest in the Autumn.
  • Robert Frost
    Robert Frost
    American poet 1874-1963
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    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.
  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
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    The teeming Autumn big with rich increase, bearing the wanton burden of the prime like widowed wombs after their lords decease.
  • Wallace Stevens
    Wallace Stevens
    American poet 1879-1955
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    Union of the weakest develops strength not wisdom. Can all men, together, avenge one of the leaves that have fallen in autumn? But the wise man avenges by building his city in snow.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    We are reformers in the spring and summer, but in autumn we stand by the old. Reformers in the morning, and conservers at night.
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