Say goodbye to summer and get ready for the new season with these inspiring September quotes.
September means the beginning of so many things, not just the fall, so take some time this month to reflect on your achievements and make plans for the future. Include some of these quotes in your calendar or journal to keep you motivated throughout the month.
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Hello September Quotes
Welcome September in style! Take a look at these September sayings to start looking forward to the new month and get into the fall mood.
“Autumn seemed to arrive suddenly that year. The morning of the first September was crisp and golden as an apple.” – J.K. Rowling
“By all these lovely tokens September days are here, With summer’s best of weather And autumn’s best of cheer.” – Helen Hunt Jackson
“September showed up right on schedule, and lasted a whole month.” – Jenny Wingfield
“September has come, it is hers Whose vitality leaps in the autumn, Whose nature prefers Trees without leaves and a fire in the fireplace.” – Louis MacNeice
“Ah, September! You are the doorway to the season that awakens my soul… but I must confess that I love you only because you are a prelude to my beloved October.” – Peggy Toney Horton
“Outside the leaves on the trees constricted slightly; they were the deep done green of the beginning of autumn. It was a Sunday in September.” – Ali Smith
Inspirational September Quotes
Use these September quotes to get inspired for great achievements in the new season.
Imagine golden leaves and cooler, but still warm days. Isn’t this a dream?
“Let’s strive to be better in September!” – Charmaine J. Forde
“The windows are open, admitting the September breeze: a month that smells like notepaper and pencil shavings, autumn leaves and car oil. A month that smells like progress, like moving on.” – Lauren Oliver
“It was September, and there was a crackly feeling to the air.” – Carolyn Parkhurst
“Happily we bask in this warm September sun, which illuminates all creatures…” – Henry David Thoreau
“Wine is the divine juice of September.” – Voltaire
Nostalgic September Quotes
If you are somebody who often looks back at past experiences with nostalgia, then these September quotes are perfect for you. Take a look at them and enjoy the September nostalgia.
“On a certain day in the blue-moon month of September Beneath a young plum tree, quietly I held her there, my quiet, pale beloved In my arms just like a graceful dream.” – Bertolt Brecht
“September: it was the most beautiful of words, he’d always felt, evoking orange-flowers, swallows, and regret.” – Alexander Theroux
“The old summer’s-end melancholy nips at my heels. There’s no school to go back to; no detail of my life will change come the onset of September; yet still, I feel the old trepidation.” – Sara Baume
“Tonight I miss you like the sky misses his moon; a delicate epiphany growing on grass. I serenade the breeze into dancing a cha cha cha; the mountains echo in the background. September sky never looked more charming; or the sublime petals of the rose looked so graceful.” – Avijeet Das
Goodbye Summer Sayings
No matter whether you like the warm days or not, you have to admit that the best memories are made in the summer.
Take a moment to remember and appreciate those days using these goodbye summer quotes as prompts.
“But when fall comes, kicking summer out on its treacherous ass as it always does one day sometime after the midpoint of September, it stays awhile like an old friend that you have missed.” – Stephen King
“September was a thirty-days long goodbye to summer, to the season that left everybody both happy and weary of the warm, humid weather and the exhausting but thrilling adventures.” – Lea Malot
“We know that in September, we will wander through the warm winds of summer’s wreckage. We will welcome summer’s ghost.” – Henry Rollins
“There is a time in late September when the leaves are still green, and the days are still warm, but somehow you know that it is all about to end, as if summer was holding its breath, and when it let it out again, it would be autumn.” – Sharyn McCrumb
“September tries its best to have us forget summer.” – Bernard Williams
“September days have the warmth of summer in their briefer hours, but in their lengthening evenings a prophetic breath of autumn.” – Rowland E. Robinson
Remembering September 11
September 11 will always be marked as the day of the biggest tragedy in the USA.
We honor this date with the collection of September 11 quotes.
“We awoke one morning in September, and the world lurched on its axis.” – Jeb Bush
“September 11th was a moment when America had the sympathy of the world.” – Tom Ford
“Like my fathers come to pass Seven years has gone so fast Wake me up when September ends.” – Michael Pritchard
“I want pills called September 10. You take one and your mind feels like the 11th never happened.” – Douglas Coupland
How to Use These Quotes
Use this list of September quotes in your everyday life as:
- prompts for journaling,
- inspiration for the start of a new month,
- motivational quote in your calendar,
- incentive to enjoy every day of September,
- way to remember important days,
- home decor printed out.
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