Christmas: that magic blanket that wraps itself about us, that something so intangible that it is like a fragrance. It may weave a spell of nostalgia. Christmas may be a day of feasting, or of prayer, but always it will be a day of remembrance: a day in which we think of everything we have ever loved. – Augusta E. Rundel
Christmas – that magic blanket that wraps itself about us, that something so intangible that it is like a fragrance. It may weave a spell of nostalgia. Christmas may be a day of feasting, or of prayer, but always it will be a day of remembrance – a day in which we think of everything we have ever loved. – Augusta E. Rundel
Unless we make Christmas an occasion to share our blessings, all the snow in Alaska won't make it "white". – Bing Crosby
Christmas is forever, not for just one day, for loving, sharing, giving, are not to put away like bells and lights and tinsel, in some box upon a shelf. The good you do for others is good you do yourself. – Norman Wesley Brooks
The earth has grown old with its burden of care,
But at Christmas it always is young.
– Phillips Brooks
Christmas is for children. But it is for grown-ups too. Even if it is a headache, a chore, and nightmare, it is a period of necessary defrosting of chill and hide-bound hearts. – Lenora Mattingly Weber
Christmas is a necessity. There has to be at least one day of the year to remind us that we're here for something else besides ourselves. – Eric Sevareid
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
Best of all, Christmas means a spirit of love, a time when the love of God and the love of our fellow men should prevail over all hatred and bitterness, a time when our thoughts and deeds and the spirit of our lives manifest the presence of God. – George F. McDougall
Christmas is most truly Christmas when we celebrate it by giving the light of love to those who need it most. – Ruth Carter Stapleton
Christmas is love in action. Every time we love, every time we give, it's Christmas. – Dale Evans
Bless us Lord, this Christmas, with quietness of mind;
Teach us to be patient and always to be kind.
– Helen Steiner Rice
This time of year means being kind
to everyone we meet,
To share a smile with strangers
we may pass along the street.
– Betty Black
To celebrate the heart of Christmas is to forget ourselves in the service of others. – Henry C. Link
Let us remember that the Christmas heart is a giving heart, a wide open heart that thinks of others first. – George Matthew Adams
The only blind person at Christmastime is he who has not Christmas in his heart. – Helen Keller
Love came down at Christmas,
Love all lovely, love Divine;
Love was born at Christmas;
Star and angels gave the sign.
– Christina Rossetti
He who has no Christmas in his heart will never find Christmas under a tree. – Charlotte Carpenter
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
There'll always be Christmas as long as a light
Glows in the window to guide folks at night,
As long as a star in the heavens above,
Keeps shining down... there'll be Christmas and love.
– Edna Jaques
Blessed is the season which engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love. – Hamilton Wright Mabi
Christmas is a day of meaning and traditions, a special day spent in the warm circle of family and friends. – Margaret Thatcher
Christmas gift suggestions: To your enemy, forgiveness. To an opponent, tolerance. To a friend, your heart. To a customer, service. To all, charity. To every child, a good example. To yourself, respect. – Oren Arnold
A Christmas candle is a lovely thing; it makes no noise at all, but softly gives itself away; while quite unselfish, it grows small. – Eva K. Logue