10 Perfect Literary Quotes to Welcome Fall

It’s October already. As the skies fill with clouds, the leaves turn yellow and begin to fall, and we gather our sweaters and boots together, it’s a good time to wax poetic about the changing seasons.

Here are some literary and poetic quotes to get you in an autumnal mood (omitting obvious choices from Frost, Shakespeare, and Keats). They range from the sublime to the football themed to the simple and sad.

Enjoy them with your favorite hot drink, be it pumpkin-spiced or not.