A Few End of the Summer Quotes and Photos

IMG_4847There is no month in the whole year in which nature wears a more beautiful appearance than in the month of August.                                                 – Charles Dickens

Summer afternoon, summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.

– Henry James

IMG_5488Then followed that beautiful season… Summer….
Filled was the air with a dreamy and magical light; and the landscape lay as if new created in all the freshness of childhood.
– Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

In summer, the song sings itself.
– William Carlos Williams.

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One must maintain a little bittle of summer, even in the middle of winter.
– Henry David Thoreau

The summer night is like a perfection of thought.
– Wallace Stevens

And so with the sunshine and the great bursts of leaves growing on the trees, just as things grow in fast movies, I had that familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer.
– F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

7 thoughts on “A Few End of the Summer Quotes and Photos

  1. Great quotes – most of them were new to me. The Wallace Stevens quote is great. And the Great Gatsby excerpt? So evocative. I love that book.

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