There is something about Christmas that makes everyone feel spirited, happy, and excited. Christmas brings out the child within. The festive air is contagious; even the most despairing soul cannot help but feel enthused by the vibrancy of the season. Happy holidays! Enjoy your eggnog while you read these famous Christmas quotes
- Deborah Whipp
Like snowflakes, my Christmas memories gather and dance -- each beautiful, unique and too soon gone.
- Mary Ellen Chase
Christmas, children, is not a date. It is a state of mind.
- John Greenleaf Whittier
For somehow, not only at Christmas, but all the long year through,
The joy that you give to others is the joy that comes back to you.
- Charles Dickens
I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.
- Janice Maeditere
Christmas is not as much about opening our presents as opening our hearts.
- W. J. Cameron
Christmas is the gentlest, loveliest festival of the revolving year -- and yet, for all that, when it speaks, its voice has strong authority.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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!
- Shirley Temple
I stopped believing in Santa Claus when I was six. Mother took me to see him in a department store and he asked for my autograph.
- Walter Scott, Sr.
Heap on the wood! the wind is chill;
But let it whistle as it will,
We'll keep our Christmas merry still.
- Helen Keller
The only blind person at Christmas time is he who has not Christmas in his heart.
- Norman Vincent Peale
Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.
- Alexander Smith
Christmas is the day that holds all time together.
- Hamilton Wright Mabi
Blessed is the season which engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love.
- Christina G. Rossetti
Love came down at Christmas; love all lovely, love divine; love was born at Christmas, stars and angels gave the sign.
- Calvin Coolidge
Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas.