Christmas Quotes That Make The Season Brighter
It’s the night before Christmas and your home is vibrating with excitement. The children can’t wait to finally see what gifts lie beneath the layers of wrapping paper and cardboard. And their giggles and laughter come in waves between trips to the window in hopes of catching a glimpse of Jolly Old St. Nicholas himself.
Before you tuck the little ones into bed, take a moment to remind the whole family what this season is all about with these beautiful quotes about Christmas from some of the most influential people of all time.
It is Christmas in the heart that puts Christmas in the air. ~W.T. Ellis
“It came without ribbons! It came without tags! It came without packages, boxes or bags!… Then the Grinch thought of something he hadn’t before! “Maybe Christmas,” he thought, “doesn’t come from a store. Maybe Christmas… perhaps… means a little bit more!” ~Dr. Seuss, How the Grinch Stole Christmas!
I have always thought of Christmas time, when it has come round, as a good time; a kind, forgiving, charitable 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, and to think of people below them as if they really were fellow passengers to the grave, and not another race of creatures bound on other journeys. ~Charles Dickens
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. ~Andy Rooney
Our hearts grow tender with childhood memories and love of kindred, and we are better throughout the year for having, in spirit, become a child again at Christmas-time. ~Laura Ingalls Wilder
My idea of Christmas, whether old-fashioned or modern, is very simple: loving others. Come to think of it, why do we have to wait for Christmas to do that?”
~ Bob Hope
Christmas is doing a little something extra for someone.”~ Charles Schulz
The main reason Santa is so jolly is because he knows where all the bad girls live. ~George Carlin
The two most joyous times of the year are Christmas morning and the end of school.~ Alice Cooper