- Loring A. Schuler
"Christmas, children, is not a date. It is a state of mind."
- Mary Ellen Chase
"Christmas is the day that holds all time together."
- Alexander Smith
Let’s be naughty and save Santa the trip.’
I send my thoughts afar, and let them paint your Christmas Day at home’
"This is Christmas: not the tinsel, not the giving and receiving, not even the carols, but the humble heart that receives anew the wondrous gift, the Christ."
- Frank McKibben
"Blessed is the season which engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love."
- Hamilton Wright Mabi
‘I am not alone at all, I thought. I was never alone at all. And that, of course, is the
message of Christmas. We are never alone. Not when the night is darkest, the wind coldest, the world seemingly most indifferent. For this is still the time God chooses.’
"As long as we know in our hearts what Christmas ought to be, Christmas is."
- Eric Sevareid
"Christmas is a day of meaning and traditions, a special day spent in the warm circle of family and friends."
- Margaret Thatcher
"Christmas is a time when you get homesick - even when you're home."
- Carol Nelson
“Gifts of time and love are surely the basic ingredients of a truly merry Christmas.”
One of the most glorious messes in the world is the mess created in the living room on Christmas day. Don’t clean it up too quickly.
"Christmas is for children. But it is for grown-ups too. Even if it is a headache, a chore, and nightmare, it is a period of necessary defrosting of chill and hide-bound hearts."
- Lenora Mattingly Weber
"Christmas is a bridge. We need bridges as the river of time flows past. Today's Christmas should mean creating happy hours for tomorrow and reliving those of yesterday."
- Gladys Tabor
"Christmas is forever, not for just one day, for loving, sharing, giving, are not to put away like bells and lights and tinsel, in some box upon a shelf. The good you do for others is good you do yourself."
- Norman Wesley Brooks
Bless us Lord, this Christmas, with quietness of mind; Teach us to be patient and always to be kind.
Christmas, my child, is love in action. Every time we love, every time we give, it’s Christmas.
"Christmas is the keeping-place for memories of our innocence."
- Joan Mills
"It is Christmas in the heart that puts Christmas in the air."
- William Turner Ellis
“Bless us Lord, this Christmas, with quietness of mind; Teach us to be patient and always to be kind.”
Remember, if Christmas isn’t found in your heart, you won’t find it under a tree.”
Christmas is the season for kindling the fire of hospitality in the hall, the genial flame of charity in the heart.
Christmas is the Disneyfication of Christianity’
"Christmas is based on an exchange of gifts: the gift of God to man - his unspeakable gift of his son Jesus; and the gift of man to God - when we present our bodies as a living sacrifice and, like the Macedonians, first give ourselves to God. No one has kept or can keep Christmas until he has had a part in this two-way transaction."
- Vance Havner
"There'll always be Christmas as long as a light glows in the window to guide folks at night, As long as a star in the heavens above, keeps shining down... there'll be Christmas and love."
- Edna Jaques
"The peace of Christmas fills our hearts, inspiring many living deeds. It takes our cares and fears away and gives the courage each one needs."
- Margaret H. Wright
"The world's alive with Christmas joy! Come join the merry throng. You'll find upon your lips a smile, within your heart a song."
- Nadine Brothers Lybarger
"Let us remember that the Christmas heart is a giving heart, a wide open heart that thinks of others first."
- George Matthew Adams
"To celebrate the heart of Christmas is to forget ourselves in the service of others."
- Henry C. Link
"Christmas is doing a little something extra for someone."
- Charles Schulz
I heard the bells on Christmas Day; their old familiar carols play, and wild and sweet the word repeat of peace on earth, good-will to men!’- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Let’s be naughty and save Santa the trip.
One of the nice things about Christmas is that you can make people forget the past with a present’
"Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive."
- Stephen Fry
"This time of year means being kind to everyone we meet, To share a smile with strangers we may pass along the street."
- Betty Black
"Christmas is love in action. Every time we love, every time we give, it's Christmas."
- Dale Evans
The best Christmas of all is the presence of a happy family all wrapped up with one another.’
It’s the month of Cakes & Candles, Snow & Songs, Carols & Joys, Laughter & Love,
It’s DECEMBER.. Wishing you merry Christmas…
This is the message of Christmas: We are never alone.
"What is Christmas? It is tenderness for the past, courage for the present, hope for the future. It is a fervent wish that every cup may overflow with blessings rich and eternal, and that every path may lead to peace."
- Agnes M. Pahro
"Christmas is most truly Christmas when we celebrate it by giving the light of love to those who need it most."
- Ruth Carter Stapleton
"Christmas has lost its meaning for us because we have lost the spirit of expectancy. We cannot prepare for an observance. We must prepare for an experience."
- Handel H. Brown