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Cute Short Fall Quotes: 75 Amazing Autumn Sayings


Fall is one of my favorite seasons. There is somethings about the shorter days, the crisp air, the falling leaves and pumpkin-spice-everything that makes me want to dig out the sweaters, get out there and enjoy every moment. We think that when it comes to fall quotes short ones are often the best so if you are looking for short fall quotes and sayings you have come to the right place. These quotes will get you in the mood for the season.

Our Favorite Short Fall Quotes for Instagram

“Autumn is the antidote to stifling summer.” – Terri Guillemets

“If the leaves are changing, I feel poetry in the air.” — Laura Jaworski

Red fall leaves in front of a bridge with a short fall quotes by Laura Jaworski

“Only lovers see the fall, a signal end to endings.” – Maya Angelou

“She loved the fall, all the sun-faded colors of summer repainted by vivid reds and golds.” – Naomi Ragen

“Love the trees until their leaves fall off, then encourage them to try again next year.” — Chad Sugg

“Autumn carries more gold in its pocket than all the other seasons.” — Jim Bishop

“There is something incredibly nostalgic and significant about the annual cascade of autumn leaves.” — Joe L. Wheeler

“Autumn leaves are falling, filling up the streets; golden colors on the lawn, nature’s trick or treat!” – Rusty Fischer

“And all the lives we ever lived and all the lives to be are full of trees and changing leaves…” — Virginia Woolf

“Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.” — Albert Camus

Yellow fall leaves, river and old buidling with a short fall quotes by Albert Camus

“It’s like going back to school. You know, autumn! Time for ‘Harry Potter’.” — Robbie Coltrane

“Why is summer mist romantic and autumn mist just sad?” — Dodie Smith, I Capture the Castle

“No spring nor summer beauty hath such grace as I have seen in one autumnal face.” — John Donne

“How beautifully leaves grow old. How full of light and color are their last days.” – George Burns

Yellow fall leaves on a blue sky with a short fall quotes by George Burns

“And I rose / In rainy autumn / And walked abroad in a shower of all my days…” — Dylan Thomas

“The heart of autumn must have broken here, and poured its treasure upon the leaves.” – Charlotte Bates.

“Autumn is a season followed immediately by looking forward to spring.” – Doug Larson

“I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.” — L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables

“Don’t you love New York in the fall?” — Nora Ephron

Tree with orange leaves and a cute fall quotes that reads autumn...the year's last loveliest smile

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

“Autumn… the year’s last, loveliest smile.” – William Cullen Bryant

“I come alive in the fall time.” – The Weeknd, ‘Starboy’

“Summer ends, and Autumn comes.” – Hal Borland

“Why do spring and summer have to go?” – Joe Wheeler

“When summer gathers up her robes of glory, and like a dream of beauty glides away.” – Sarah Helen Whitman

Sunrise through the clouds with fall short quotes about the end of summer by Whitman

“Gone are the birds that were our summer guests.” — Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

“September tries its best to have us forget summer.” – Bernard Williams

“By all these lovely tokens, September days are here.” – Helen Hunt Jackson

“It’s the first day of autumn! A time of hot chocolatey mornings, and toasty marshmallow evenings, and, best of all, leaping into leaves!” — Winnie the Pooh, Pooh’s Grand Adventure

If you like these, you might also want to check out our other lists of Funny Fall Quotes, Autumn Quotes, September Quotes, September Captions, Fall Letter Board Sayings and Falling Leaves Quotes.

Short Cute Fall Quotes

“Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

Fall trees

“And all at once, summer collapsed into fall.” – Oscar Wilde

“It’s a beautiful fall day. Gentle wind teases stubborn autumn leaves.” – Fidelis O. Mkparu

“Autumn…the year’s last, loveliest smile.” — John Howard Bryant

“Everyone must take time to sit and watch the leaves turn.” – Elizabeth Lawrence

Orange fall leaves with a short fall quotes for Instagram by Elizabeth Lawrence

“Another fall, another turned page.” – Wallace Stegner

“Autumn is as joyful and sweet as an untimely end.” — Rémy de Gourmont

“October’s poplars are flaming torches lighting the way to winter.” – Nova Bair

“The end-of-summer winds make people restless.” – Sebastian Faulks

“The summer ends and we wonder where we are.” – Robert Peter Williams

“With summers best of weather and the autumns best of cheer.” – Helen Hunt Jackson

Short Autumn Quotes

“Wild is the music of the autumnal winds amongst the faded woods.” – William Wordsworth

“Your heart, Bessie, is an autumn garage.” — J.D. Salinger, Franny and Zooey

Yellow larch in front of a mountain with a short autumn quotes by Winston Graham

“Autumn lingered on as if fond of its own perfection.” — Winston Graham, Ross Poldark

“Give me juicy autumnal fruit, ripe and red from the orchard.” — Walt Whitman

“Days decrease, / And autumn grows, autumn in everything.” — Robert Browning

“Notice that autumn is more the season of the soul than of nature.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

“Autumn passes and one remembers one’s reverence.” — Yoko Ono

Yellow fall leaves and a short autumn quotes by Yoko Ono

“As long as autumn lasts, I shall not have hands, canvas and colors enough to paint the beautiful things I see.” – Vincent Van Gogh

“Let’s all be nice to September.” ― Nitya Prakash

“It was September. In the last days when things are getting sad for no reason.” ― Ray Bradbury

“But the days grow short when you reach September.” — Maxwell Anderson

“I love September, especially when we’re in it.” — Willie Stargell

Reflection of trees with yellow leaves and short September quotes by Stagell

“September tries its best to have us forget summer.” – Bernard Williams

“The morning of the first September was crisp and golden as an apple.” – J.K. Rowling

“Sweet September Blessings! I am eternally grateful!!!” ― Charmaine J. Forde

“I used to love September, but now it just rhymes with remember.” – Dominic Riccitello

“Remember to be your brother’s keeper in September”― Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

“September was a thirty-days long goodbye to summer.” ― Lea Malot

Person watching sunset with month of September quotes by Malot

“Happily we bask in this warm September sun, which illuminates all creatures…” — Henry David Thoreau

“September tries its best to have us forget summer.” – Bernard Williams

“I keep falling in love with October, Over and over again!” ― Charmaine J. Forde

“In the entire circle of the year there are no days so delightful as those of a fine October.” – Alexander Smith

“October, the extravagant sister.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes

“October is a hallelujah!” – John Nichols

“You don’t waste October sunshine.” ― Katherine Arden

Yellow larch with short October quotes by Arden

“I wish that every day was Saturday and every month was October.” – Charmaine J. Forde

“The crickets still sing in October.” ― Kevin Dalton

“October, crisp, misty, golden October, when the light is sweet and heavy.” ― Angela Carter

“It must be October, the trees are falling away and showing their true colors.” ― Charmaine J Forde

“A boy who loved Autumn. A girl who was forever October.” ― Nitya Prakash

“May you fall in love with October and all the beauty it brings.” ― Charmaine J. Forde

“October has broken my heart before…” ― Nitya Prakash

“This is going to be a November to remember” ― Charmaine J. Forde

Fall tree and snowy mountains with November quotes by Forde

“There is October in every November.” – Mehmet Murat ildan

“There is the November sky, clean of summer dust.” – Hal Borland

“Food is better in November than any other time of the year.” – Cynthia Rylant

“Some of the days in November carry the whole memory of summer.” – Gladys Taber

Fall leaves with positive November quotes by Cummings

“But there is always a November space after the leaves have fallen.” – L.M. Montgomery

“On Halloween, the parents sent their kids out looking like me.” – Rodney Dangerfield

“Wench! Trollop! You bucktoothed, mop-riding firefly from hell!” – Billy Butcherson, Hocus Pocus

“Sticky fingers, tired feet; one last house, trick or treat!” – Rusty Fischer

“Never trust the living.” – Beetlejuice

Moon through clouds and tree branches with a short funny Halloween Quotes for Instagram that says never trust the living

“Where there is no imagination there is no horror.” – Arthur Conan Doyle

“If you’ve got it, haunt it.” – Rose Pressey

“I would die for her. I would kill for her. Either way, what bliss.” – Gomez, The Addams Family

“I put a spell on you because you’re mine.”- Jay Hawkins

“I’m wicked through and through.” – Elphaba, Wicked

“Where my ghouls at?” – Monster High

“Nothing on Earth so beautiful as the final haul on Halloween night.” – Steve Almond

Lit jacko'lantern with a short funny halloween quotes for Instagram by Steve Almond

“They’re creepy and they’re kooky, mysterious, and spooky.” – Andrew Gold

“It’s alive!” – Frankenstein

“It’s Halloween; everyone’s entitled to one good scare.” – Brackett, Halloween

“I’m friends with the monster that’s under my bed.” – Rihanna

“Have you come to sing pumpkin carols?” – Linus, It’s the Great Pumpkin

Short Fall Sayings

“When the days start to decrease, autumn starts to grow in everything.”

“By this time my blood type is pumpkin spice.”

“I haven’t tripped, but here I am in the fall.”

Yellow larch tree with a cute fall sayings that reads I haven't tripped but here I am in fall

“Maybe she’s born with it, maybe it’s maple leaves.”

“So many of my smiles begin with autumn.”

“Falling leaves are summer waving goodbye.”

“Frost on the pumpkins, leaves everywhere, fall is in the air.”

“Leaves are falling, autumn is calling.”

fall trees a long a city river with a short fall sayings

“Hoodies, hot cocoa, boots, jeans, crisp air. It’s fall.”

“Fall is my excuse for pumpkin everything.”

“Pumpkin spice and everything nice, that’s what fall is made of.”

“My weekend plans include lighting all my fall candles.”

Pumpkin patching time!

Have a gourd time!

Pumped for pumpkins!

Field of pumpkins at sunset with a pumpkin field captions that reads pumped for pumpkins
  • Cutest pumpkins in the patch
  • Oh my gourd!
  • Ready to squash
  • Oh my gourdness, it’s autumn!
  • Stressed, blessed, pumpkin obsessed
  • Pumpkin season has begun
Pile of pumpkins with a pumpkin Instagram captions that reads pumpkin season has begun

Keep calm and stay cozy

Tea and fuzzy socks season

Channel the flannel

Happy fall, y’all!

Yellow fall trees reflected in green water and a short cute fall captions that reads happy fall, y'all

Go big or gourd home

October’s finest

Falling for you

You are unbe-leaf-able

Hay there!

Spice, spice baby

Don’t stop be-leafing

Person riding bike under yellow trees with fall Instagram Captions that reads keep calm and enjoy fall

Falling for this season

Don’t sweat the fall stuff

Autumn skies and pumpkin pies

Leaves are falling, autumn is calling

Meet me under the falling leaves

Falling fall leaves with a falling leaves caption that reads meeting me under the falling leaves

Sweater weather is better together

Long sleeves & falling leaves

It’s September – time for sweater weather

I haven’t tripped, but here I am in the fall

Fall so hard motherpumpkins wanna spice me

Yellow leaf with Welcome September captions

Doin’ September things for the ‘Gram

Sweater weather is better together

Oh no! Summer is over

I’ve decided to spice things up this September.

It’s fall coming back to me now

And there you have it! Our list of the best short autumn quotes and sayings. We hope you found one that spoke to you.

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Laynni Locke

I am Laynni Locke, a Canadian writer, reader and traveller with a passion for sharing life’s moments on social media. Keeping friends and family in the loop of our lives though photos and videos has become an essential activity for most.

And it doesn’t matter if you are travelling, celebrating a special occasion or just appreciating day-to-day life, when you take that perfect photo you are going to need the perfect caption or quote before you share it. Which is why we started Routinely Shares, providing comprehensive lists of quotes and captions to cover every occasion, adventure or loved one.

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