There's nothing sadder in this world than to awake Christmas morning and not be a child.
Blessed is the season which engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love.
Christmas is for children. But it is for grownups too. Even if it is a headache, a chore, and nightmare, it is a period of necessary defrosting of chill and hide bound hearts.
Gifts of time and love are surely the basic ingredients of a truly merry Christmas.
But I am sure that I have always thought of Christmas time, when it has come round...as a good time; a kind, forgiving, charitable, pleasant time; the only time I know of, in the long calendar of the year, when men and women seem by one consent to open their shut-up hearts freely.
If we had not winter, the spring would not be so pleasant; if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome.
If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant.
Christmas gift suggestions: To your enemy, forgiveness. To an opponent, tolerance.
To your enemy, forgiveness. To an opponent, tolerance. To a friend, heart. To a customer, service. To all, charity. To every child, a good example. To you, respect.
I heard the bells on Christmas Day Their old, familiar carols play, And wild and sweet The words repeat Of peace on earth, good-will to men!
Next to a circus there ain't nothing that packs up and tears out faster than the Christmas spirit.
Happy, happy Christmas, that can win us back to the delusions of our childhood days, recall to the old man the pleasures of his youth, and transport the traveler back to his own fireside and quiet home!
Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face.
A lovely thing about Christmas is that it's compulsory, like a thunderstorm, and we all go through it together.
Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.
At Christmas play and make good cheer, for Christmas comes but once a year.
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.
I once wanted to become an atheist, but I gave up - they have no holidays.
Winter is the time for comfort - it is the time for home.
I sometimes think we expect too much of Christmas Day. We try to crowd into it the long arrears of kindliness and humanity of the whole year. As for me, I like to take my Christmas a little at a time, all through the year.
Christmas is doing a little something extra for someone.
Winter is the time for comfort, for good food and warmth, for the touch of a friendly hand and for a talk beside the fire: it is the time for home.
To many people holidays are not voyages of discovery, but a ritual of reassurance.
Christmas begins about the first of December with an office party and ends when you finally realize what you spent, around April fifteenth of the next year.
The secret anniversaries of the heart.
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