Crisp air, cool weather, colorful leaves, November has it all. With these inspiring November quotes, you will fall in love with it even more.
November is the month that is both exciting and cozy. And who doesn’t love November?
At the same time, November is the month to recharge yourself. The crisp air, cuddling weather, and the smell of freshly baked cinnamon rolls soothe all your tightened nerves.
And if you want to spend a day in nature leaf-watching or hiking, this is the time for it. Whether you are an indoor or outdoor person, you will find something joyful to do in November.
As the transition from fall to winter, November is for change and preparation. That means it’s time to give your room, wardrobe, body, and mind a declutter. Get rid of the things you don’t need, be it clothes or beliefs holding you back. When you have less, you have space and energy for the truly important things and people.
To celebrate this amazing month, here is a list of inspiring November quotes and sayings. If you love November as much as I do, these quotes will make you fall in love with the month even more. But first, let’s look at the holidays and special occasions in November, so you don’t miss anything.
Holidays, special occasions, and fun facts of November
November is National Adoption Awareness Month, Peanut Butter Lovers, and World Vegans Month.
- November 1: All Saint’s Day (Christian), World Vegan Day
- November 9: World Freedom Day
- November 11: Veterans Day
- November 13: World Kindness Day (Take action with these random acts of kindness ideas)
- November 17: World Peace Day
- November 24: Thanksgiving
- November 25: Black Friday
- November 28: Cyber Monday
- The birth flower of November: Chrysanthemum
- November birthstone: Topaz and citrine
- Astrology signs born in November: Scorpio and Sagittarius
November quotes to welcome the month
Inspiring November quotes and sayings
There’s so much to look forward to in November. Of course, it’s a new month for new adventures. But it’s also a good time to adjust your mindset, recharge, and replenish for the last bit of the year. So here is a list of inspiring November quotes to make the month even better.
Not everyone gets you, but it’s
Okay, because when you
Value your time, attention and
Energy, you attract
More people who see your
Beauty and worth. Own your
Enoughness, and the
Right ones will find you.
Some of the days in November carry the whole memory of summer as a fire opal carries the color of moonrise.
– Gladys Taber
Two months later, you’d wish you had started now.
One day everything you go through will make sense
No one can force you to grow. Only you can do it
You are your home. Take care of it
Be with people who are good for your mental health
Small things to love about November
Home-baked cinnamon rolls
Nostalgia fall playlist
Wrapping gifts for loved ones
Time with family
November at its best – with a sort of delightful menace in the air.
– Anne Bosworth Greene
Things to keep doing in November
Keep speaking your mind
Keep doing good for others
Keep loving whole-heartedly
Keep doing what’s best for you
Keep chasing your dreams
Keep being your authentic self
Happiness is coffee on a fall day.
Things to stop doing this November
Stop entertaining people who don’t deserve you
Stop comparing yourself to Internet strangers
Stop fitting yourself in a box
Stop running on an empty tank
Stop treating yourself like you don’t matter
Stop being available to everyone
How to love yourself
Spend time alone each day
Give yourself a gentle massage
Allow yourself to take breaks
Prioritize your needs
Learn to ask for help
Appreciate what you have
It was November–the month of crimson sunsets, parting birds, deep, sad hymns of the sea, passionate wind-songs in the pines.
– Lucy Maud Montgomery
A Cozy To-do List for November
Chase fall foliage and take amazing photos
Get yourself a new winter look
Declutter and organize your space
Putting together a Xmas playlist
Say thank you to a loved one
Treat yourself to a wholesome dinner
What are your personal goals for November? Leave a comment down below to share!
The thinnest yellow light of November is more warming and exhilarating than any wine they tell of. The mite which November contributes becomes equal in value to the bounty of July.
– Henry David Thoreau
November always seemed to me the Norway of the year.
– Emily Dickinson
It looked like the world was covered in a cobbler crust of brown sugar and cinnamon.
– Sarah Addison Allen
People born in November have a wild heart and a warm soul.
Fallen leaves lying on the grass in the November sun bring more happiness than the daffodils.
– Cyril Connolly
You are never too old to play in the leaves.
If you want me to stop listening to Christmas music in November, all you have to do is ask, so I can say no.
Beautiful end-of-fall quotes for November
November marks the end of fall. And the transition towards winter gives November its meaning. The following deep quotes shed light on the change of seasons and the passing of time. Read on, and you may have a different understanding of the month.
And November goes,
With the last red berries
And the first white snows.
– Elizabeth Coatsworth
November’s sky is chill and drear, November’s leaf is red and sear.
– Walter Scott
Long cold nights mark November’s return, grey rains fall, wind walks in the bronze oak leaves.
– Gladys Taber
In November, you begin to know how long the winter will be.
– Martha Gellhorn
– a time to say “no” to people, places, and things that drain your energy.
In November, the trees are standing all sticks and bones. Without their leaves, how lovely they are, spreading their arms like dancers. They know it is time to be still.
– Cynthia Rylant
We mourn the blossoms of May because they are to whither; but we know that May is one day to have its revenge upon November, by the revolution of that solemn circle which never stops – which teaches us in our height of hope, ever to be sober, and in our depth of desolation, never to despair.
– William Peter Blatty
November is chill, frosted mornings with a silver sun rising behind the trees, red cardinals at the feeders, and squirrels running scallops along the tops of the gray stone walls.
– Jean Hersey
It’s finally November. Mariah Carey and Micheal Bublé are defrosting as we speak.
Beyond the pearled horizons lie winter and night: awaiting these We garner this poor hour of ease, Until love turn from us and die Beneath the drear November trees.
– Ernest Dowson
Gratitude quotes for Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving lands at the end of November. Besides turkey and cinnamon rolls, Thanksgiving is the time to appreciate the things and people in our lives, stop taking them for granted and to express gratitude. So scroll on and embrace the holiday spirit with these gratitude quotes.
T hanks for time to be together, turkey, talk, and tangy weather.
H for harvest stored away, home, and hearth, and holiday.
A for autumn’s frosty art, and abundance in the heart.
N for neighbors, and November, nice things, new things to remember.
K for kitchen, kettles’ croon, kith and kin expected soon.
S for sizzles, sights, and sounds, and something special that about.
That spells THANKS for joy in living and a jolly good Thanksgiving.
– Aileen Fisher
Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don’t have, you will never, ever have enough.
– Oprah Winfrey
Sometimes we focus so much on what we don’t have that we fail to see, appreciate, and use what we do have!
– Jeff Dixon
We would worry less if we praised more. Thanksgiving is the enemy of discontent and dissatisfaction.
– Harry A. Ironside
I may not be where I want to be but I’m thankful for not being where I used to be.
– Habeeb Akande
Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.
– Marcel Proust
Great things happen to those who don’t stop believing, trying, learning, and being grateful.
– Roy T. Bennett
We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorns have roses.
– Alphonse Karr
Not what we say about our blessings, but how we use them, is the true measure of our Thanksgiving.
– W.T. Purkiser
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