These Wistful Quotes About the Month of October Make Beautiful Instagram Captions

October is a month of cool fall weather and the potential for some big changes, meaning it may be the time to update your Instagram.

If you're looking to post some chilly fall pics to your feed in the near future, we think these quotes about October make excellent captions.

For when the cool October air makes you feel totally new:

"I have been younger in October than in all the months of spring."

-W. S. Merwin

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For the photo of the first red, gold and orange leaves of fall:

"October's poplars are flaming torches lighting the way to winter."

-Nova Bair


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For the throwback fall photo that fills you with nostalgia:

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

Peace Like a River, Leif Enger


For when sunny skies and a crisp breeze make the weather absolutely perfect:

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

-Alexander Smith


For that gorgeous October snapshot of a golden day:

"My favorite color is October."

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For the selfie you take when October makes you glow:

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

-Henry Ward Beecher


For when it feels like something incredible is headed your way:

"October had tremendous possibility."

Reclaimed, Sarah Guillory


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For when you achieve what you never thought you could:

"In October, any wonderful unexpected thing might be possible."

-Elizabeth George Speare


For the pic that shows just how much you love the 10th month of the year:

"I wish that every day was Saturday and every month was October."

-Charmaine J. Forde


For when being covered in colorful leaves makes you feel like a new person:

"October, baptize me with leaves!"

Attachments, Rainbow Rowell


For the first shot of you fully embracing fall fashion:

"October is about trees revealing colors they've hidden all year. People have an October as well."

-J.M. Storm

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For the image of you playfully celebrating your favorite month:

"I'm so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers."

Anne of Green Gables, Lucy Maud Montgomery


For your slightly spooky photo ushering in October:

"October was always the least dependable of months, full of ghosts and shadows."

-Joy Fielding


For when that fall mood sweeps over you:

"The thing with October is, I think, it somehow gets in your very blood. Unapologetically. Almost ruthlessly."

-Anne Sexton

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For the sweet autumn anniversary pic with your beloved:

"We fell in love in October. That's why, I love fall."

-"we fell in love in october," Girl in Red


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