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"The leaves fall patiently Nothing remembers or grieves The river takes to the sea The yellow drift of leaves." - Sara Teasdale

"When men once reach their autumn, sickly joys fall off apace, as yellow leaves from trees" - Edward Young

"When men once reach their autumn, sickly joys fall off apace, as yellow leaves from trees." - Edward Young

"Indian yellow, banned. Cows were poisoned with mango leaves and the colour was made from their urine. It is the bright yellow in Indian miniatures. Although yellow occupies one-twentieth of the spectrum, it is the brightest colour." - Derek Jarman

"Her hair is bound with myrtle leaves, (Green leaves upon her golden hair!) Green grasses through the yellow sheaves Of Autumn corn are not more fair." - Oscar Wilde

"How do you see those tree?... They are yellow. Well then put down yellow. And that shadow is rather blue. So render it with pure ultramarine. Those red leaves? Use vermillion." - Paul Gauguin

"When beechen buds begin to swell, And woods the blue-bird's warble know, The yellow violet's modest bell Peeps from the last year's leaves below." - William Cullen Bryant

"An intense copper calm, like a universal yellow lotus, was more and more unfolding its noiseless measureless leaves upon the sea." - Herman Melville

"Eat mostly plants, especially leaves." - Michael Pollan

"I write in longhand on yellow legal pads." - Beverly Cleary

"I've always said the rubber duck is a yellow catalyst." - Florentijn Hofman

"Kings are falling like leaves this autumn." - George R R Martin

"Time burns but leaves no ashes." - Elsa Triolet

"Fortunately, taking a picture leaves no mark." - Edward S. Curtis

"When the going gets tough, everyone leaves." - David Lynch

"A good runner leaves no footprints." - Laozi

"A true gentleman never leaves his lady." - Alessandro Del Piero

"We were in the shadow of the mountains, the light was cool and quiet and no wind was stirring. The aspen trunks were slightly greenish and the leaves were a vibrant yellow." - Ansel Adams

"The lofty follower of the sun, Sad when he sets, shuts up her yellow leaves, Drooping all night; and when he warm returns, Points her enamor'd bosom to his ray." - James Thomson

"But one, the lofty follower of the Sun, Sad when he sets, shuts up her yellow leaves Drooping all night; and, when he warm returns, Points her enamoured bosom to his ray." - James Thomson

"And a question stirred within me: What if he, this yellow-eyed creature, in his disorderly, filthy mound of leaves, in his uncomputed life, is happier than we are?" - Yevgeny Zamyatin

"Stray birds of summer come to my window to sing and fly away. And yellow leaves of autumn, which have no songs, flutter and fall there with a sigh." - Rabindranath Tagore

"That time of year thou may'st in me behold, When yellow leaves, or none, or few, do hang Upon those boughs which shake against the cold,- Bare ruin'd choirs, where late the sweet birds sang." - William Shakespeare

"That time of year thou mayst in me behold, When yellow leaves, or none, or few do hang Upon those boughs which shake against the cold, Bare ruined choirs where late the sweet birds sang." - William Shakespeare

"Coldly, sadly descends The autumn evening. The Field Strewn with its dank yellow drifts Of wither'd leaves, and the elms, Fade into dimness apace, Silent;-hardly a shout From a few boys late at their play!" - Matthew Arnold

"Coldly, sadly descends The autumn evening. The Field Strewn with its dank yellow drifts Of wither'd leaves, and the elms, Fade into dimness apace, Silent; hardly a shout From a few boys late at their play!" - Matthew Arnold

"But one, the lofty follower of the Sun, Sad when he sets, shuts up her yellow leaves Drooping all night; and, when he warm returns, Points her enamoured bosom to his ray." - Unknown

"God never leaves us alone, never leaves us unaided in the challenges that we face." - Jeffrey R. Holland

"I seem to voice a lot of sweet, kind of dumb yellow characters for some reason." - Tom Kenny

"Judge a tree from its fruit, not from its leaves." - Euripides

"Spring blossoms are fairy tales, autumn leaves are tragic dramas." - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"The dead elm leaves hung like folded bats." - Josephine Winslow Johnson

"The skillful traveller leaves no traces of his wheels..." - Laozi

"Dictatorships don't always die when the dictator leaves office" - Mohamed Nasheed

"You may leave school, but it never leaves you." - Andy Partridge

"Your childhood hunger is the one that never leaves you." - Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

"And the leaves were telling secrets to the wind." - Peter Mulvey

"Too much improvisation leaves the mind stupidly void." - Victor Hugo

"Flowers, leaves, fruit, are the air-woven children of light." - Jacob Moleschott

"For the time being Words scatter Are they fallen leaves?" - Ruth Ozeki

"Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop." - Rumi

"Love leaves a memory nobody can take away from you." - Danielle Campbell

"Success leaves clues, but they must be acted upon." - Tony Robbins

"The pride never leads, never submits, and never leaves." - Akiane Kramarik

"Each temptation leaves us better or worse; neutrality is impossible." - Erwin W. Lutzer

"Up here my eyes are green leaves, unseeing." - Virginia Woolf

"He who never leaves his country is full of prejudices." - Carlo Goldoni

"Rage is exciting, but leaves me confused and exhausted." - Mason Cooley

"War is devastating, and it leaves its scars for generations." - James Blunt

"Men are accomplices to that which leaves them indifferent." - George Steiner

"In a way, everything concerning a movie leaves me cold." - Klaus Kinski

"A lack of communication leaves fear and doubt." - Kellan Lutz

"Though leaves are many, the root is one." - William Butler Yeats

"Green leaves on a dead tree is our epitaph - green leaves, dear reader, on a dead tree." - Cyril Connolly

"Green leaves on a dead tree is our epitaph-green leaves, dear reader, on a dead tree." - Cyril Connolly

"Sorrow prepares you for joy. It violently sweeps everything out of your house, so that new joy can find space to enter. It shakes the yellow leaves from the bough of your heart, so that fresh, green leaves can grow in their place. It pulls up the rotten roots, so that new roots hidden beneath have room to grow. Whatever sorrow shakes from your heart, far better things will take their place." - Rumi

"It is a delicious thing to write, to be no longer yourself but to move in an entire universe of your own creating. Today, for instance, as man and woman, both lover and mistress, I rode in a forest on an autumn afternoon under the yellow leaves, and I was also the horses, the leaves, the wind, the words my people uttered, even the red sun that made them almost close their love-drowned eyes." - Gustave Flaubert

"When I was a little girl, my grandfather, who I was very close to, used to grow yellow roses. He had yellow roses growing all the way up his drive." - Natalie Dormer

"And so this is Xmas for black and for white, for yellow and red, let's stop all the fight." - John Lennon

"I write in the morning at a table, longhand on yellow legal pads, just like Nixon, when I'm doing fiction." - Gore Vidal

"Don't eat the yellow snow." - Frank Zappa

"Follow the yellow brick road." - Yip Harburg

"The real yellow peril: Gold." - Mark Twain

"Silence isn't golden. It's yellow." - Zell Miller

"I had the opportunity to learn more about what life is like for a soldier [in The Yellow Birds]." - Alden Ehrenreich

"Follow the yellow brick road." - E Y Harburg

"When I think of flavours, I think colour, so lemon should be yellow and orange is orange." - Dylan Lauren

"My wind is turned to bitter north, That was so soft a south before; My sky, that shone so sunny bright, With foggy gloom is clouded o'er My gay green leaves are yellow-black, Upon the dank autumnal floor; For love, departed once, comes back No more again, no more." - Arthur Hugh Clough

"Autumn is the American season. In Europe the leaves turn yellow or brown, and fall. Here they take fire on the trees and hang there flaming. We think this frost-fire is a portent somehow: a promise that the continent has given us. Life, too, we think, is capable of taking fire in this country; of creating beauty never seen." - Archibald Macleish

"It was a morning of ground mist, yellow sunshine, and high rifts of blue, white-cloud-dappled sky. The leaves were still thick on the trees, but de-spangled gossamer threads hung on the bushes and the shrill little cries of unrest of the swallows skimming the green open park spaces of the park told of autumn and change." - Flora Thompson

"The aquilegia sprinkled on the rocks A scarlet rain; the yellow violet Sat in the chariot of its leaves, the phlox Held spikes of purple flame in meadows wet, And all the streams with vernal-scented reed Were fringed, and streaky bellow of miskodeed." - Bayard Taylor

"That time of year thou mayst in me behold When yellow leaves, or none, or few, do hang Upon those boughs which shake against the cold, Bare ruin'd choirs, where late the sweet birds sang. In me thou seest the twilight of such day, As after sunset fadeth in the west, Which by-and-by black night doth take away..." - William Shakespeare

"Removing the weeds, putting fresh soil about the bean stems, and encouraging this weed which I had sown, making the yellow soil express its summer thought in bean leaves and blossoms rather than in wormwood and piper and millet grass, making the earth say beans instead of grass, - this was my daily work ...." - Henry David Thoreau

"The aquilegia sprinkled on the rocks A scarlet rain; the yellow violet Sat in the chariot of its leaves, the phlox Held spikes of purple flame in meadows wet, And all the streams with vernal-scented reed Were fringed, and streaky bellow of miskodeed." - Bayard Taylor

"O wild West Wind, thou breath of Autumn's being, Thou, from whose unseen presence the leaves dead Are driven, like ghosts from an enchanter fleeing, Yellow, and black, and pale, and hectic red, Pestilence-stricken multitudes: O thou, Who chariotest to their dark wintry bed." - Percy Bysshe Shelley

"My wind is turned to bitter north, That was so soft a south before; My sky, that shone so sunny bright, With foggy gloom is clouded o'er My gay green leaves are yellow-black, Upon the dank autumnal floor; For love, departed once, comes back No more again, no more." - Arthur Hugh Clough

"The common hill-flowers wither, but they blossom again. The laburnum will be as yellow next June as it is now. In a month there will be purple stars on the clematis, and year after year the green night of its leaves will hold its purple stars. But we never get back our youth." - Oscar Wilde

"I sit beside the fire and think of all that I have seen, of meadow-flowers and butterflies in summers that have been; Of yellow leaves and gossamer in autumns that there were, with morning mist and silver sun and wind upon my hair." - J R R Tolkien

"The suicide does not play the game, does not observe the rules. He leaves the party too soon, and leaves the other guests painfully uncomfortable." - Joyce Carol Oates

"Bird leaves the land to enjoy the freedom; man leaves his thoughts to enjoy the silence. Meditation is man's flying to the land of silence." - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"Great music is that which penetrates the ear with facility and leaves the memory with difficulty. Magical music never leaves the memory." - Thomas Beecham

"Every time a woman leaves off something she looks better, but every time a man leaves off something he looks worse." - Will Rogers

"He lowered the window, and looked out at the rising sun. There was a ridge of ploughed land, with a plough upon it where it had been left last night when the horses were unyoked; beyond, a quiet coppice-wood, in which many leaves of burning red and golden yellow still remained upon the trees. Though the earth was cold and wet, the sky was clear, and the sun rose bright, placid, and beautiful." - Charles Dickens

"To his eyes all seemed beautiful, but to me a tinge of melancholy lay upon the countryside, which bore so clearly the mark of the waning year, Yellow leaves carpeted the lanes and fluttered down upon us as we passed, The rattle of our wheels died away as we drove through drifts of rotting vegetation-sad gifts, as it seemed to me, for Nature to throw before the carriage of the returning heir of the Baskervilles." - Arthur Conan Doyle

"The wind, one brilliant day, called to my soul with an odor of jasmine. "In return for the odor of my jasmine, I'd like all the odor of your roses." "I have no roses; all the flowers in my garden are dead." "Well then, I'll take the withered petals and the yellow leaves and the waters of the fountain." the wind left. And I wept. And I said to myself: "What have you done with the garden that was entrusted to you?" - Antonio Machado

"Yes, when I get big and have my own home, no plush chairs and lace curtains for me. And no rubber plants. I'll have a desk like this in my parlor and white walls and a clean green blotter every Saturday night and a row of shining yellow pencils always sharpened for writing and a golden-brown bowl with a flower or some leaves or berries always in it and books . . . books . . . books. . . ." - Betty Smith

"The Revolutionary Hill Estates had not been designed to accommodate a tragedy. Even at night, as if on purpose, the development held no looming shadows and no gaunt silhouettes. It was invincibly cheerful, a toyland of white and pastel houses whose bright, uncurtained windows winked blandly through a dappling of green and yellow leaves ... A man running down these streets in desperate grief was indecently out of place." - Richard Yates

"Thin clouds form, and the shadows lengthen out. They have no breadth, as summer shadows have; there are no leaves on the trees or fat clouds in the sky to make them thick. They are gaunt, mean shadows that bite the ground like teeth. As the sun nears the horizon, its benevolent yellow begins to deepen, to become infected, until it glares an angry inflamed orange. It throws a variegated glow over the horizon." - Stephen King

"Yellow Face marks my summation of multiculturalism." - David Henry Hwang

"Yellow-colored objects appear to be gold" - Aristotle

"The big yellow one is the sun!" - Brian Regan

"Yellow is vagueness and luminousness, both." - Alexander Theroux

"You still owe me a yellow Porsche." - Stephenie Meyer

"Yellow is capable of charming God." - Vincent Van Gogh

"Turquoise, yellow, pink, a lot of the pastel colors are some of the more popular suit colors this year. But it varies from old to young." - Amy Wright

"Sometimes silence is not golden - just yellow." - Anonymous

"What a horrible thing yellow is." - Edgar Degas

"All looks yellow to a jaundiced eye." - Alexander Pope

"Two roads diverged in a yellow wood." - Robert Frost

"Much of the tablecloth was a series of grey smudges outlined in a large, irregular patch of yellow that looked distressingly like a urine stain." - Bill Bryson

"The sun's not yellow, it's chicken." - Bob Dylan

"The sun's not yellow, its chicken!" - Bob Dylan

"I box in yellow Gox box socks." - Dr. Seuss

"Yellow usually means it's not that serious." - Bobby Unser

"My character was obnoxious, had stinky feet and wore things like purple tights and a yellow top. I hated the clothes." - Andrea Barber

"I loved downers, almost any kind. Loved the colors of them. Loved them yellow... I did. I would just have a bouquet in my hands at night." - Rosemary Clooney

"As far as playing, I didn't care who guarded me - red, yellow, black. I just didn't want a white guy guarding me, because it's disrespect to my game." - Larry Bird

"I see music in colours. I love music that's black, pink, purple or red - but I hate music that's green, yellow or brown." - Charli Xcx

"'Yellow Face' marks my summation of multiculturalism." - David Henry Hwang

"We're all Africans, everyone - black, white, yellow." - Nas

"Art leaves something to the listener; that's what separates art from craft." - Henry Threadgill

"There is nothing in the world more peaceful than apple - leaves with an early moon." - Alice Meynell

"Love the trees until their leaves fall off, then encourage them to try again next year." - Backseat Goodbye

"She never quite leaves her children at home, even when she doesn't take them along." - Margaret Culkin Banning

"Everything that we encounter leaves traces behind. Everything contributes imperceptibly to our education" - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Halfway measures, such as loincloths or fig leaves, remain more titillating than complete nudity." - Paul Ludwig Landsberg

"My first major role was in a play called Through the Leaves." - Ken Stott

"Fortune leaves always some door open to come at a remedy." - Miguel De Cervantes

"The music never leaves. Once you have it, you can't lose it." - Luanne Rice

"April's air stirs in Willow-leaves...a butterfly Floats and balances" - Matsuo Basho

"When you have a sorrow that is too great it leaves no room for any other." - Emile Zola

"Genius, the Pythian of the beautiful, leaves its large truths a riddle to the dull." - Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton

"The February sunshine steeps your boughs and tints the buds and swells the leaves within." - William Cullen Bryant

"When solving problems, dig at the roots instead of just hacking at the leaves." - Anthony J. D'Angelo

"Panda. Large black-and-white bear-like mammal, native to China. Eats, shoots and leaves." - Lynne Truss

"When the leaves turn brown, I'll be wearing the batting crown" - Dave Parker

"The artist, a traveller on this earth, leaves behind imperishable traces of his being." - Francois Delsarte

"Autumn can be glorious but menacing too - the long shadows, brisk winds, scurrying leaves, impending frost." - A.S.A. Harrison

"Truly, one gets easier accustomed to a silken bed than to a sack of leaves." - Berthold Auerbach

"As leaves on the trees, such is the life of man." - Homer

"She's afraid that if she leaves, she'll become the life of the party." - Groucho Marx

"The poison leaves bit by bit, not all at once. Be patient. You are healing." - Yasmin Mogahed

"Low stir of leaves and dip of oars And lapsing waves on quiet shores." - John Greenleaf Whittier

"Ria snorted. "Leo's pride rarely leaves the plains. What are they supposed to mate? The zebras?" - Lora Leigh

"Plutocracy too long tolerated leaves democracy on the auction block, subject to the highest bidder." - Bill Moyers

"Inherent in mourning is celebration. Mourning without celebration or some form of acceptance leaves you stuck." - Ted Alexandro

"Leaves turned to soil beneath my feet. Thus it is, trees eat themselves." - David Mitchell

"Humility is so shy. If you begin talking about it, it leaves." - Timothy Keller

"NLP is an attitude and a methodology, not the trail of techniques it leaves behind" - Richard Bandler

"Sometimes you can only feel something by its absence. By the empty spaces it leaves behind." - Gayle Forman

"Leaves hung in the stillness like hands of the newly dead." - Erik Larson

"When everyone leaves you it's loneliness you feel, when you leave everyone else it's solitude." - Alfred Polgar

"What is life, but the gentle effacement of a tree shedding its leaves?" - Harrison Christian

"To live is so starling it leaves little time for anything else." - Emily Dickinson

"Words are like leaves,. . .like people really, fond of their own society." - Jasper Fforde

"Life doesn't take itself seriously for long. Joy leaves an imprint even in the hardest sorrow." - Deborah Smith

"A permissive government is a government that leaves control to other sources." - B F Skinner

"The awkward moment when Santa accidentally leaves the price tag on your present." - Eddy Sims

"A little candor never leaves me. It is what protects me." - Antonio Porchia

"I hope to have gathered To repay your kindness The willow leaves Scattered in the garden." - Matsuo Basho



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