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"Then came October, full of merry glee." - Edmund Spenser

"Noelle's Treasure Tale comes out October 10" - Gloria Estefan

"The bus roared on. I was going home in October. Everybody goes home in October." - Jack Kerouac

"I can love October in September. September does' care." - Dean Koontz

"I can love October in September. September doesn't care." - Dean Koontz

"Andrew Motion, published in The Times, 30 October, 2004" - Rosemary Tonks

"October: that's when they pay off for playing ball." - Reggie Jackson

"October, that's when they pay off for playing ball." - Reggie Jackson

"Chicago is an October sort of city even in spring." - Nelson Algren

"I miss London on nights in June or in October." - Raza Jaffrey

"You ought to know that October is the first Spring month." - Karel Capek

"October was always the least dependable of months ... full of ghosts and shadows." - Joy Fielding

"Dusk was falling quickly. It was just after 7 P.M., and the month was October." - Patricia Highsmith

"Behind the October Revolution there are more influential personalities than the thinkers and executors of Marxism." - Vladimir Lenin

"We must have football. What would this country be without football in October?" - Hunter S Thompson

"All revolutions are bloody. The October Revolution was bloodless, but it was only the beginning" - Dmitri Volkogonov

"In international commerce, India is an ancient country-(19th October, 1899)" - Virchand Gandhi

"Fresh October brings the pheasant, The to gather nuts is pleasant." - Sara Coleridge

"I have been younger in October than in all the months of spring." - W S Merwin

"And he that will to bed go sober, Falls with the leaf still in October." - Francis Beaumont

"Pickering's letter bringing news of my grandfather's death found me at Naples early in October." - Meredith Nicholson

"Until that afternoon in October four years ago, I hadn't known dogs could scream." - Stephen King

"The stillness of October gold Went out like beauty from a face." - Edwin Arlington Robinson

"October is the fallen leaf, but it is also a wider horizon more clearly seen." - Hal Borland

"He that will to bed go sober Falls with leaf still in October." - Philip Massinger

"And he that will to bed go sober Falls with the leaf in October." - John Fletcher

"Republican Party, you're a lie factory, that's all you do.-October 1, 2009" - Alan Grayson

"What Joe Wilson did is like a belch.-October 12, 2009" - Alan Grayson

"First of all, it was October, a rare month for boys." - Ray Bradbury

"My congratulations on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the October Revolution." - David Rockefeller

"I got my first guitar in October of 1968. I'm self-taught." - Ernie Isley

"The events of October 1962 are widely hailed as Kennedy's finest hour." - Noam Chomsky

"On October 15, 1965, an estimated 70,000 people took part in large-scale anti-war demonstrations." - Noam Chomsky

"Bill Astor knew these papers were missing. Stephen showed his hand in October." - Christine Keeler

"I didn't realize it was October until I saw the Chicago Cubs choking." - Jay Leno

"I am planning to return and contest the October elections in Pakistan." - Benazir Bhutto

"What of October, that ambiguous month, the month of tension, the unendurable month?" - Doris Lessing

"And he that will go to bed sober, Falls with the leaf still in October." - Dario Fo

"Upstate New York in the middle of October. You can't get more beautiful than that." - Paul Reiser

"From the fall of October, 1980 to March, 1984 I never lost a competition." - Scott Hamilton

"Climaxing a movement for calendar reform which had been developing for at least a century, in 1582 Pope Gregory ordained that October 4 was to be followed by October 15." - Daniel J Boorstin

"October, baptize me with leaves! Swaddle me in corduroy and nurse me with split pea soup. October, tuck tiny candy bars in my pockets and carve my smile into a thousand pumpkins. O autumn! O teakettle! O grace!" - Rainbow Rowell

"October is nature's funeral month. Nature glories in death more than in life. The month of departure is more beautiful than the month of coming - October than May. Every green thing loves to die in bright colors." - Henry Ward Beecher

"October is nature's funeral month. Nature glories in death more than in life. The month of departure is more beautiful than the month of coming - October than May. Every green thin loves to die in bright colors." - Henry Ward Beecher

"On October 19, 2009, my sixteenth birthday, Wild Eyes officially became mine! Now it was really happening." - Abby Sunderland

"September and October of 2008 was the worst financial crisis in global history, including the Great Depression," - Ben Bernanke

"In the entire circle of the year there are no days so delightful as those of a fine October." - Alexander Smith

"Libraries should be open to all - except the censor. [Response to questionnaire in Saturday Review, October 29 1960]" - John F Kennedy

"In January 1944 I was called up by the Forced Labor Service, but I deserted on October 10, 1944." - Gyorgy Legeti

"...and so many orchards circled the village that on some crisp October afternoons the whole wold smelled like pie." - Alice Hoffman

"I remember it as October days are always remembered, cloudless, maple-flavored, the air gold and so clean it quivers." - Leif Enger

"Jay Z got Cano a big raise, but he got him an extra 30-day vacation - and it's called October," - Pete Rose

"OCTOBER BABY is a profoundly beautiful story and a powerful testament to the importance of every human life." - Marjorie Dannenfelser

"The sopped sun - toper as ever drank hard - Stares foolish, hazed, Rubicund, dazed, Totty with thine October tankard." - Francis Thompson

"This third day of October, 1942, is the first of a new era in transportation, that of space travel" - Walter Dornberger

"What I really want from Music: That it be cheerful and profound like an afternoon in October..." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"Outside, a gusty October breeze was combing leaves from the trees and sending them across her backyard in colorful skitters." - Stephen King

"I dedicate this light tower to John Lennon my love for you is forever yoko ono October 9th 2007" - Yoko Ono

"Bittersweet October. The mellow, messy, leaf-kicking, perfect pause between the opposing miseries of summer and winter." - Carol Bishop Hipps

"October is not only a beautiful month but marks the precious yet fleeting overlap of hockey, baseball, basketball, and football." - Jason Love

"Nurses don't wait until October to celebrate Make a Difference Day - they make a difference every day!" - Anonymous

"When he was done speaking, did he just then turn into a bat and fly away?-October 23, 2009" - Alan Grayson

"Jay Z got Cano a big raise, but he got him an extra 30-day vacation - and it's called October," - Pete Rose

"Long afterward, many would remember those two days in the first week of October with vividness and anguish." - Arthur Hailey

"October proved a riot a riot to the senses and climaxed those giddy last weeks before Halloween." - Keith Donohue

"The majority of my work is from life. I spend most fine days from May to October painting outside." - John Dyer

"You kind of took it for granted around the Yankees that there was always going to be baseball in October." - Whitey Ford

"'Boy,' 'October,' 'War,' 'The Unforgettable Fire' and 'The Joshua Tree,' those records, they're part of my musical DNA and structure." - Taylor Hawkins

"I just got a band together in mid-2012, and we played our first show in October of that year." - Vance Joy

"Books fall from Garry Wills like leaves from a maple tree in a sort of permanent October." - John Leonard

"In January 1944 I was called up by the Forced Labor Service, but I deserted on October 10, 1944." - Gyorgy Ligeti

"In October 2008, when the credit crunch hit, small businesses were really crushed by the lack of capital." - Karen Mills

"The fact that the Virgin logo was on the side of SpaceShipOne on October 4th, 2004 was fantastic." - Peter Diamandis

"I love the chill October days, when the brown leaves lie thick and sodden underneath your feet." - Jerome K Jerome

"The rinsed foam swirled into one drain that always clogged come October when the maples dropped Canadian propaganda over everything." - Daniel Handler

"Listen! the wind is rising, and the air is wild with leaves, we have had our summer evenings, now for October eves!" - Humbert Wolfe

"For anyone who lives in the oak-and-maple area of New England, there is a perennial temptation to plunge into a purple sea of adjectives about October." - Hal Borland

"There is no season when such pleasant and sunny spots may be lighted on, and produce so pleasant an effect on the feelings as now in October." - Nathaniel Hawthorne

"So laugh, lads, and quaff, lads, twill make you stout and hale; through all my days, I'll sing the praise of brown October ale." - Reginald De Koven

"The "October Revolution" is a myth generated by the winners, the Bolsheviks, and swallowed whole by progressive circles in the West." - Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

"I feel I have to live a little longer before I write a sequel to my auto biography which covers my experiences up until October 1991." - Holly Johnson

"October is the opal month of the year. It is the month of glory, of ripeness. It is the picture-month." - Henry Ward Beecher

"It was about eleven o'clock in the morning, mid October, with the sun not shining and a look of hard wet rain in the clearness of the foothills." - Raymond Chandler

"The day was Thursday; the month, October, rushing to its close; and the battered alarm-clock on the red mantel stood at precisely one o'clock." - Owen Mcmahon Johnson

"Is it the shrewd October wind Brings the tears into her eyes? Does it blow so strong that she must fetch Her breath in sudden sighs?" - William Dean Howells

"December is the toughest month of the year. Others are July, January, September, April, November, May, March, June, October, August, and February." - Mark Twain

"Btw Pink Floyd album out in October is called 'The Endless River.' Based on 1994 sessions is Rick Wright's swansong and very beautiful." - Polly Samson

"We will have a new Taylor album in October. The record is genius. I can't wait for the fans to hear it." - Scott Borchetta

"It's a funny kind of month, October. For the really keen cricket fan it's when you discover that your wife left you in May." - Denis Norden

"a windy March is lucky. Every pint of March dust brings a peck of September corn, and a pound of October cotton." - Julia Peterkin

"Solitary converse with nature; for thence are ejaculated sweet and dreadful words never uttered in libraries. Ah! the spring days, the summer dawns, and October woods!" - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"On 24 October 1944 Planet Earth was following its orbit about the sun as it has obediently done for nearly five billion years." - James A Michener

"For me, to celebrate the twelfth of October is the absolute expression of triumphism, occupation and presumptuousness, and I think that history will remember those that celebrate it." - Rigoberta Menchu

"The novel is very much alive, indeed. In Toronto at the Sixth Annual International Festival of Authors (October 1985) I listened to novelists by the dozen." - William Golding

"I wrote a study about this question, The Lessons of October, which served as a pretext for my elimination from the government." - Leon Trotsky

"I'm talking about the finding in October that is public now of 17 different intelligence agencies saying Russia tried to meddle with our elections." - George Stephanopoulos

"Originally, John Kennedy was going to come speak, and then Lyndon Johnson. Because it was October of '62, neither made it because of the Cuban missile crisis." - David Maraniss

"The trees are in their autumn beauty, The woodland paths are dry, Under the October twilight the water Mirrors a still sky." - William Butler Yeats

"There is no season when such pleasant and sunny spots may be lighted on, and produce so pleasant an effect on the feelings, as now in October." - Nathaniel Hawthorne

"On the evening of October 14, 1774, the Massachusetts delegates were invited to Carpenters' Hall by a group of Philadelphians to do a little business." - Bernard Bailyn

"Noelle's Treasure Tale' has remained at No. 3 on the New York Times children's best seller list since its October 10 release." - Gloria Estefan

"Fox News and their Republican collaborators are the enemy of America,...the enemy of anybody who wants anything good for this country.-October 21, 2009" - Alan Grayson

"[As of November 17, 2006] 'Noelle's Treasure Tale' has remained at No. 3 on the New York Times children's best seller list since its October 10 release." - Gloria Estefan

"In October, 1865, occurred what was, in my eyes, the greatest event in the history of the observatory. The new transit circle arrived from Berlin in its boxes." - Simon Newcomb

"Larry is back in town...The wedding is set for October. Tammy is threatening to have me in the wedding. Some friends they are." - Laurell K Hamilton

"When I came up to Cambridge (in October 1921) to read economics, I did not have much idea of what it was about." - Joan Robinson

"Powerful, emotionally charged and worthy of every accolade the film industry has to offer. OCTOBER BABY will change you ... just open your heart." - Judie Brown

"Michael Eisner let it be known last week that he had no intention of leaving the entertainment business once he steps down as CEO of Disney in October." - Peter Bart

"We don't get typhoons in December. They normally end by September. A typhoon happening in October is considered a late event." - Benigno Aquino Iii

"After the first International Days of Protest in October, 1965, Senator Mansfield criticized the 'sense of utter irresponsibility' shown by the demonstrators." - Noam Chomsky

"Both VisiCalc and MultiPlan were available when the IBM PC shipped in October 1981. 1-2-3 didn't hit the market until January 1983." - Mitch Kapor

"I don't count on the boy who waits till October, when it's cool and fun, then decides he wants to play." - Darrell Royal

"You can make a really good film for under a million dollars, like 'October Baby,' or under a half million, like 'Hardflip.'" - John Schneider

"I take pride in knowing the NFL is pink in October, sparking conversations everywhere about breast cancer and prevention, all in the spirit of my mom." - Deangelo Williams

"Sybil's my wife, and on the first day of October, that's the first time I knew Ross was going to run." - James Stockdale

"We have a beautiful little boy who is 18 months old and another little boy to be born in October. We are very excited about that." - Drew Brees

"A springful of larks in a rolling Cloud and the roadside bushes brimming with whistling Blackbirds and the sun of October Summery On the hill's shoulder." - Dylan Thomas

"I was born during the war, on October 20, 1942, as the second of five children. My father, Rolf Volhard, was an architect." - Christiane Nussleinvolha

"It was the Russians that introduced the Chinese to Marxism. Before the October Revolution, the Chinese were not only ignorant of Lenin and Stalin but did not even know of Marx or Engels. The salvos of the October Revolution awoke us to Marxism-Leninism." - Mao Zedong

"October is the month for painted leaves. Their rich glow now flashes round the world. As fruits and leaves and the day itself acquire a bright tint just before they fall, so the year near its setting. October is its sunset sky; November the later twilight." - Henry David Thoreau

"I'm sitting with six and a half billion dollars we're going to use to close the Mars-Wrigley deal on October 6. I've got to hand over that six and a half billion on October 6. Now, I have to be very careful about who I leave it in between now and then, because they're expecting that he show up." - Warren Buffett

"I have come to regard November as the older, harder man's October. I appreciate the early darkness and cooler temperatures. It puts my mind in a different place than October. It is a month for a quieter, slightly more subdued celebration of summer's death as winter tightens its grip." - Henry Rollins

"In October 1917, we parted with the old world, rejecting it once and for all. We are moving toward a new world, a world of Communism. We shall never turn off that road." - Mikhail Gorbachev

"October, here's to you. Here's to the heady aroma of the frost-kissed apples, the winey smell of ripened grapes, the wild-as-the-wind smell of hickory nuts and the nostalgic whiff of that first wood smoke." - Ken Weber

"Some brave chrysanthemums still stood in the country gardens, but they looked like bedraggled survivors of a battle, barely able to hold their tattered banners upright. October was at the gates and autumn was in full retreat." - Patricia Moyes

"Whatever we saw in October 1941, cannot be compared to anything that we had seen prior, when our forces retreated from the Dniepr borders. Now, things like this no longer happen. Now, we can frown by ourselves." - Ivan Bagramyan

"Perhaps never before or since have so many people taken the measure of economic prospects and found them so favorable as in the two days following the Thursday [24th October 1929] disaster." - John Kenneth Galbraith

"It was sometime in October; she had long ago lost track of all the days and it really didn't matter because one was like another and there were no nights to separate them because she never slept any more." - Sylvia Plath

"She raised a sharp eyebrow at him. "Vlad, no offense, but look at you. If you're not a vampire, you're clearly the most anemic goth I've ever seen."... "We believed you. Because that's what friends do." pg267 October to Vlad" - Heather Brewer

"One afternoon late in October of the year 1697, Euclide Auclair, the philosopher apothecary of Quebec, stood on the top of Cap Diamant gazing down the broad, empty river far beneath him." - Willa Cather

"On October 19, 1949, I got a telephone call from the Philadelphia (A's) front office informing me I had been traded to the White Sox for Joe Tipton. I was surprised and hurt." - Nellie Fox

"I am tired of the litany of months, September October I am tired of the way the seasons keep changing, mimicking the seasons of the flesh which are real and finite." - Linda Pastan

"The sweet calm sunshine of October, now Warms the low spot; upon its grassy mold The pur0ple oak-leaf falls; the birchen bough drops its bright spoil like arrow-heads of gold." - William C Bryant

"October extinguished itself in a rush of howling winds and driving rain and November arrived, cold as frozen iron, with hard frosts every morning and icy drafts that bit at exposed hands and faces." - J K Rowling

"With amazement and disappointment, we discovered in late October and early November that the beaten Russians seemed quite unaware that as a military force they had almost ceased to exist." - Gunther Blumentritt

"In New York, people are very overbooked. You say, When do you want to have dinner? It's May. They say, What about October? And then they complain: Oh you can't believe how booked up I am." - Fran Lebowitz

"It was a murky October day that the hero of our tale, Mr Sponge, or Soapey Sponge, as his good-natured friends call him, was seen mizzling along Oxford Street, wending his way to the west." - Robert Smith Surtees

"The sweet calm sunshine of October, now Warms the low spot; upon its grassy mould The purple oak-leaf falls; the birchen bough Drops its bright spoil like arrow-heads of gold." - William Cullen Bryant

"On the 26th of October, in the year 1585, the barriers of the gate of Saint Antoine were still closed, contrary to the usual custom, at half-past ten in the morning." - Alexandre Dumas

"Autumn is here; we cull his lingering flowers. The sweet calm sunshine of October, now Warms the low spot; upon its grass mould The purple oak-leaf falls; the birchen bough Drops its bright spoil like arrow-heads of gold." - William Cullen Bryant

"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 the prelude to my beloved October." - Peggy Toney Horton

"It was sometime in October; she had long ago lost track of all the days and it really did' matter because one was like another and there were no nights to separate them because she never slept any more." - Sylvia Plath

"Dip a slice of bread in batter. That's September: yellow, gold, soft and sticky. Fry the bread. Now you have October: chewier, drier, streaked with browns. The day in question fell somewhere in the middle of the french toast process." - Tom Robbins

"O hushed October morning mild, Begin the hours of this day slow, Make the day seem to us less brief... Retard the sun with gentle mist; Enchant the land with amethyst..." - Robert Frost

"In New York, people are very overbooked.You say, When do you want to have dinner? It's May. They say, What about October? And then they complain: Oh you can't believe how booked up I am." - Fran Lebowitz

"This year I invested in pumpkins. They've been going up the whole month of October and I got a feeling they're going to peak right around January. Then bang! That's when I'll cash in." - Homer

"The Republican Party has moved so far to the right, you can't recognize Mitt Romney. What Mitt Romney will appear in October? Mitt Romney has changed positions more often than a pornographic movie queen," - Arlen Specter

"October turned my maple's leaves to gold; The most are gone now; here and there one lingers: Soon these will slip from the twigs' weak hold, Like coins between a dying miser's fingers." - Thomas Bailey Aldrich

"Given that we are passing the climate change bill, which is based on the supposition that the climate is getting warmer, let me point out that it is now snowing outside, in October." - Peter Lilley

"This October, we renew the fight against domestic violence and abuse in America. Together, we can eliminate domestic violence from homes across the country and ensure that our children grow up in healthy, peaceful communities." - Lucille Roybal-Allard



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