Christmas Quotes and Sayings

Posted by Brian

Christmas is a festival as well as holiday; it is celebrated as Jesus Christ was born on that day. It is not considered as the actual date of birth but it is celebrated as a tradition. This day brings along various cultural customs, which are influenced by the festivals of winter. In the whole world Christmas Eve is celebrated on 24th December, which is followed by the Christmas Day as on 25th December. Kids specially celebrate this day; they think that Santa Clause will bring gifts for them. The Church and the houses are very well decorated and most of all the Christmas tree is decorated. It is unknown exactly when 25th December became associated with Christ’s birth. But Christmas is celebrated on this date itself till date. Here we have a collection of quotes and sayings related to Christmas.

Christmas Quotes and Sayings

A Christmas candle is a lovely thing; It makes no noise at all, But softly gives itself away; While quite unselfish, it grows small.

At Christmas play and make good cheer, For Christmas comes but once a year.

A lovely thing about Christmas is that it’s compulsory, like a thunderstorm, and we all go through it together.

A scientist said, making a plea for exchange scholarships between nations, “The very best way to send an idea is to wrap it up in a person.” That was what happened at Christmas. The idea of divine love was wrapped up in a Person.

A three-year-old gave this reaction to her Christmas dinner. “I don’t like the turkey, but I like the bread he ate.”

And the Grinch, with his Grinch-feet ice cold in the snow, stood puzzling and puzzling, how could it be so? It came without ribbons. It came without tags. It came without packages, boxes or bags. And he puzzled and puzzled ’till his puzzler was sore. Then the Grinch thought of something he hadn’t before. What if Christmas, he thought, doesn’t come from a store. What if Christmas, perhaps, means a little bit more.

Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.

Christmas is doing a little something extra for someone.

Christmas day is a day of joy and charity. May God make you very rich in both.

Christmas is a time when everybody wants his past forgotten and his present remembered. What I don’t like about office Christmas parties is looking for a job the next day.

Christmas is the season for kindling the fire of hospitality in the hall, the genial flame of charity in the heart.

Don’t expect too much of Christmas Day. You can’t crowd into it any arrears of unselfishness and kindliness that may have accrued during the past twelve months.

Even before Christmas has said Hello, it’s saying ‘Buy Buy’.

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.

Gifts of time and love are surely the basic ingredients of a truly merry Christmas.

Good news from heaven the angels bring, glad tidings to the earth they sing: To us this day a child is given, to crown us with the joy of heaven.
He who has no Christmas in his heart will never find Christmas under a tree.

I stopped believing in Santa Claus when I was six. Mother took me to see him in a department store and he asked for my autograph.

I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.

I wish we could put up some of the Christmas spirit in jars and open a jar of it every month.

In the old days, it was not called the Holiday Season; the Christians called it ‘Christmas’ and went to church; the Jews called it ‘Hanukka’ and went to synagogue; the atheists went to parties and drank. People passing each other on the street would say ‘Merry Christmas!’ or ‘Happy Hanukka!’ or (to the atheists) ‘Look out for the wall!’

If Ifs and Buts were candies and nuts, we’d all have a merry Christmas.

Next to a circus there ain’t nothing that packs up and tears out faster than the Christmas spirit.

Nothing’s as mean as giving a little child something useful for Christmas.

Probably the reason we all go so haywire at Christmas time with the endless unrestrained and often silly buying of gifts is that we don’t quite know how to put our love into words.

The only blind person at Christmas time is he who has not Christmas in his heart.

The merry family gatherings – the old, the very young; the strangely lovely way they harmonize in carols sung. For Christmas is tradition time – traditions that recall the precious memories down the years, the sameness of them all.

What is Christmas? It is tenderness for the past, courage for the present, hope for the future. It is a fervent wish that every cup may overflow with blessings rich and eternal, and that every path may lead to peace.


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