„Autumn is no time to lie alone“

—  Murasaki Shikibu, livro The Tale of Genji

The Tale of Genji

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„Autumn's the mellow time.“

—  William Allingham Irish man of letters and poet 1824 - 1889

The Winter Pear; reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

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„In the autumn of 1929 the mightiest of Americans were, for a brief time, revealed as human beings.“

—  John Kenneth Galbraith, livro The Great Crash, 1929

Fonte: The Great Crash, 1929 (1954 and 1997 https://openlibrary.org/books/OL25728842M/The_Great_Crash_1929), Chapter I, A Year To Remember, p. 5

Ono no Komachi photo

„Autumn nights, it seems,
are long by repute alone:
scarcely had we met
when morning's first light appeared,
leaving everything unsaid.“

—  Ono no Komachi Japanese poet 825 - 900

Original: (ja) Aki no yo mo
na nomi narikeri
au to ieba
koto zo to mo naku
akenuru mono o
Fonte: Helen Craig McCullough's translations, Kokin Wakashū: The First Imperial Anthology of Japanese Poetry (1985), p. 142

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Stephen King photo

„It's time to lie down and be counted.“

—  Mixmaster Morris English ambient DJ 1965

various UK interviews, 1993.

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Theresa May photo

„There should be no general election until 2020. There should be a normal Autumn Statement, held in the normal way at the normal time, and no emergency Budget.“

—  Theresa May Prime Minister of the United Kingdom 1956

Speech declaring bid for the Conservative Party leadership http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/theresa-mays-tory-leadership-launch-statement-full-text-a7111026.html (30 June 2016)

A.E. Housman photo

„The rainy Pleiads wester,
Orion plunges prone,
The stroke of midnight ceases,
And I lie down alone.“

—  A.E. Housman English classical scholar and poet 1859 - 1936

No. 11, st. 1.
More Poems http://www.kalliope.org/vaerktoc.pl?vid=housman/1936 (1936)

Thomas Moore photo

„When true hearts lie wither'd
And fond ones are flown,
Oh, who would inhabit
This bleak world alone?“

—  Thomas Moore, The Last Rose of Summer

The Last Rose of Summer.
Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919)

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Harper Lee photo

„Autumn was her happiest season.“

—  Harper Lee, livro Vai e põe uma sentinela

Fonte: Go Set a Watchman

Vitruvius photo

„With the ripening of the fruits in Autumn“

—  Vitruvius, livro De architectura

Fonte: De architectura (The Ten Books On Architecture) (~ 15BC), Book II, Chapter IX, Sec. 2
Contexto: With the ripening of the fruits in Autumn the leaves begin to wither and the trees, taking up their sap from the earth through the roots, recover themselves and are restored to their former solid texture. But the strong air of winter compresses and solidifies them.

Ray Bradbury photo

„Beware the autumn people“

—  Ray Bradbury, livro Something Wicked This Way Comes

Fonte: Something Wicked This Way Comes

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