"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
(the co-mingling of snow and autumn on Mt. Rose)
"I cannot endure to waste anything as precious as autumn sunshine by staying in the house. So I spend almost all the daylight hours in the open air."
~ Nathaniel Hawthorne
"Autumn, the year's last loveliest smile."
~ William Cullen Bryant
"Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower."
~ Albert Camus
"Every leaf speaks bliss to me fluttering from the autumn tree."
~ Emily Bronte