"Autumn... the year's last, loveliest smile." - William Cullen Bryant
Autumn allows us to enjoy a day through a kaleidoscope of quaint foliage. The sceneries are adorned with vibrant yellows, red and auburn leaves. Michigan is one of the states that you should travel during this season. With miles and miles of picturesque vistas, Michigan was declared by Nikon, the camera company, as the best state to take pictures of Fall colors.
This photo essay enriched with quotes will give you a glimpse of the beauty of Michigan during Autumn.
"I'm so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers."
- L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables
“Two sounds of autumn are unmistakable…the hurrying rustle of crisp leaves blown along the street…by a gusty wind, and the gabble of a flock of migrating geese.”
“And the sun took a step back, the leaves lulled themselves to sleep and autumn was awakened.” -Raquel Franco-
"I can smell autumn dancing in the breeze. The sweet chill of pumpkin, and crisp sunburnt leaves." -Ann Drake-
"Winter is an etching, spring a watercolor, summer an oil painting and autumn a mosaic of them all." - Stanley Horowitz
"How beautiful the leaves grow old. How full of light and color are their last days.” -John Burroughs-
“The heart of autumn must have broken here, and poured its treasure upon the leaves.”-Charlotte Bates-
"Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower."
- Albert Camus
"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
“If a year was tucked inside of a clock, then autumn would be the magic hour." Victoria Erickson-
"How beautifully leaves grow old. How full of light and color are their last days."
- John Burroughs
“Autumn is the mellower season, and what we lose in flowers we more than gain in fruits.” -Samuel Butler-
"Fall has always been my favorite season. The time when everything bursts with its last beauty, as if nature had been saving up all year for the grand finale."
- Lauren Destefano-
"Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall."- F. Scott Fitzgerald-
"Every leaf speaks bliss to me, fluttering from the autumn tree."
- Emily Brontë-