Welcome to September 2018, here are some powerful inspirational quotes we believe will impact you positively. If you like them, don’t forget to share them with your friends and family.
Interesting Facts About September
• There are three traditional flowers of the month of September: the aster, symbolizing love; the forget-me-not, representing memories and love; and the morning glory, symbolizing unrequited love.
In many parts of the world, September is the first month of autumn and it is associated with the beginning of school.
• The birthstone for September is the sapphire, which is said to reduce inflammation, treat fever and act as a lucky charm for the person wearing it. The sapphire, present in almost every color (rich blue, pink, yellow, green etc.), symbolizes intuition, clarity of thought, peacefulness, as well as loyalty and trust.
• Special holidays in September include Labor Day (the first Monday in September), the September equinox (September 22nd), National Grandparents’ Day (celebrated in the U.S. on the first Sunday after the first Monday of September).
• The zodiac signs for September are Virgo (August 23 – September 22) and Libra (September 23 – October 22).
• The Romans believed that the month of September was looked after by the god of the fire and forge – Vulcan. Therefore, they expected fires, earthquakes and volcanic eruptions in this month.
• The name of the ninth month of the year – September – comes from the old Roman word “septem”, meaning “seven”, because in the Roman calendar it was the seventh month.