44 September Quotes and Sayings for Harvesting Happy Thoughts
BY Isabela Sedano, BEng · 09·06·22 · LAST UPDATED: 09·18·23
Wow, it's already September! The first of the ber months will make you feel how fast time flies and set us up for the remaining days of the year. However, before we approach the cooler months, we will witness the falling leaves, experience storms, and commemorate heroism. We have prepared a collection of September quotes that encapsulates all the various emotions and events this month brings.
The Anglo-Saxons called September, Hāligmonath, meaning "holy month," because of the religious festivals associated with a successful harvesting season. Based on USDA's United States crop calendar, August and September have the most crops ready for harvest - barley, corn, oats, etc. In comparison to our lives, we should also celebrate our harvest - big or small wins - in life every time and not just in September.
Enjoy your wins as you read the positive and inspirational September quotes below. Or, for more seasonal reading, you might also like our winter quotes.
With its complicated history, our calendar today has September as the ninth month, even if its prefix "sep" means seven. The Romans added January and February to fill the winter months and made January the first month since it is named after the god of doors.
Furthermore, January to August was named after gods or political figures. While the ber months, September to December, with numbers as indicators. If you are given a choice, what new name will you give September?
Learn how other months began starting with our January quotes right after you read our best September quotes below.
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September Quotes About Its Beautiful Weather
Did you know? According to NOAA, September is the peak of the Atlantic hurricane season. If the cyclone originates from the North Atlantic, central North Pacific, and eastern North Pacific, the proper term is a hurricane. While if it's from the Northwest Pacific, it's a typhoon.
Whatever they are called, we should be educated, cautious, and prepared. We have found these detailed disaster preparedness tips from the National Institutes of Health.
Despite the storms, continue to appreciate the weather while you read the following September quotes below, or dive off to read our storm quotes.
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That old September feeling, left over from school days, of summer passing, vacation nearly done, obligations gathering, books and football in the air.. Another fall, another turned page: there was something of jubilee in that annual autumnal beginning, as if last year's mistakes had been wiped clean by summer.
~ Wallace Stegner
September's Baccalaureate A combination is Of Crickets – Crows – and Retrospects And a dissembling Breeze That hints without assuming – An Innuendo sear That makes the Heart put up its Fun And turn Philosopher.
~ Emily Dickinson
Warm September Quotes To Welcome The Fall Season
Speaking of September weather, the fall season is officially here! September 21 to 22 marks the beginning of the season for orange and brown hues with the Autumnal Equinox.
It's also when the harvest moon takes place, which for many East Asian countries is a sign of celebrating and praying for a good harvest. Read more about the harvest moon, and others mean throughout the seasons in our moon quotes.
Like Thanksgiving Day for Americans, East Asians have harvest festivals during the September full moon - mooncake festival for China, Tsukimi for Japan, and Chuseok for Korea.
As you read the September quotes below, fall in love with the autumn season.
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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
Rest your eyes well before September because with all its colours autumn is coming to visit them!
~ Mehmet Murat Ildan
And then the sun took a step back, the leaves lulled themselves to sleep, and autumn awakened.
~ Raquel Franco
All the months are crude experiments, out of which the perfect September is made.
~ Virginia Woolf
Quotes About September's Historical Events
Aside from the falling leaves, September also holds the horrific memories of September 11, 2001. With shock, anger, and sadness, the multiple terrorist attacks have impacted how people are towards patriotism, security, politics, religion, and many more. To check how this historical event affected Americans over the years, Pew Research Center summarized their findings here.
We can remember the lives of the victims every Patriot Day on September 11. Coincidentally, September also holds the International Day of Peace on the 21st.
History has many colors, and we can still learn from it no matter how dark it is. So please continue to read our September quotes to learn more about the past.
Perfect September Captions To Post On Social Media
Are you a student or a teacher? After the summer passing, get ready for a hectic back-to-school September! Unfortunately, the pandemic's effect on the global learning medium has also impacted the school population.
According to a 2021 census, enrollment in America dipped to 52.4% of the total population, its lowest level in over 20 years. But the worst is behind us. Yes, we appreciate technology. But as the world feels safer, we are happy to see children go back to school again with their classmates and not on a computer screen only.
Isabela is a determined millennial passionate about continuously seeking out ways to make an impact. With a bachelor of science degree in civil engineering with honors, Isabela’s research expertise and interest in artistic works, coupled with a creative mindset, offers readers a fresh take on different environmental, social, and personal development topics.