Christmas Eve Quotes

"Christmas Eve was a night of song that wrapped itself about you like a shawl. But it warmed more than your body. It warmed your heart…filled it, too, with melody that would last forever."
- Bess Streeter Aldrich

"Christmas Eve, and twelve of the clock. / Now they are all on their knees."
- Thomas Hardy

"The best of all gifts around any Christmas tree:  the presence of a happy family all wrapped up in each other."
- Burton Hills

"Christmas, children, is not a date.  It is a state of mind."
- Mary Ellen Chase

"Christmas isn’t a season. It’s a feeling."  
- Edna Ferber

"It is Christmas in the heart that puts Christmas in the air."  
- W.T. Ellis

"“The story had held us, round the fire, sufficiently breathless, but except the obvious remark that it was gruesome, as, on Christmas Eve in an old house, a strange tale should essentially be . . .”
- Henry James

"Bruce was a genius, conveniently born on Christmas Eve with, according to my mother, Messiah potential."  
- Wendy Wasserstein

"There's nothing sadder in this world than to awake Christmas morning and not be a child."  
- Wendy Wasserstein

"Christmas Eve, and twelve of the clock. / `Now they are all on their knees."  
- Thomas Hardy quotes

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