I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.
- Charles Dickens
Christmas is a time when everybody wants his past forgotten and his present remembered.
- Phyllis Diller
Christmas is a time when you get homesick - even when you're home.
- Carol Nelson
Blessed is the season which engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love!
- Hamilton Wright Mabie
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.
- P.J. O'Rourke
At Christmas, all roads lead home.
- Marjorie Homes
From home to home, and heart to heart, from one place to another; the warmth and joy of Christmas, brings us closer to each other.
- Emily Matthews
Christmas, children, is not a date. It is a state of mind.
- Mary Ellen Chase
Christmas is the gentlest, loveliest festival of the revolving year - and yet, for all that, when it speaks, its voice has strong authority.
- W.J. Cameron
Bless us Lord, this Christmas, with quietness of mind; teach us to be patient and always to be kind.
- Helen Steiner Rice
Christmas is the season for kindling the fire of hospitality in the hall, the genial flame of charity in the heart.
- Washington Irving
I once wanted to become an atheist, but I gave up – they have no holidays.
- Henry Youngman
Remember this December, that love weighs more than gold!
- Josephine Dodge
Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.
- Norman Vincent Peale