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Sir Walter Scott
British writer and poet 1771-18320
'Twas Christmas broach'd the mightiest ale; 'twas Christmas told the merriest tale; a Christmas gambol oft could cheer the poor man's heart through half the year.
American humoristic writer 1942-0
A lovely thing about Christmas is that it's compulsory, like a thunderstorm, and we all go through it together.
A title means marketing. It means that company's coming soon, and you'd better get out the Christmas lights so they don't miss your house.
Austrian writer and journalist 1874-19360
Adults who still derive childlike pleasure from hanging gifts of a ready-made education on the Christmas tree of a child waiting outside the door to life do not realize how unreceptive they are making the children to everything that constitutes the true surprise of life.
Back when we was in school in Mississippi, we had Little Black Sambo. That's what you learned: Anytime something was not good, or anytime something was bad in some kinda way, it had to be called black. Like, you had Black Monday, Black Friday, black sheep... Of course, everything else, all the good stuff, is white. White Christmas and such.
Joseph Rudyard Kipling
English writer 1865-19360
Call a truce, then, to our labors - let us feast with friends and neighbors, and be merry as the custom of our caste; for if ''faint and forced the laughter,'' and if sadness follow after, we are richer by one mocking Christmas past.
English statesman 1874-19650
Christmas is a season not only of rejoicing but of reflection.
B. C. Forbes
American Publisher 1880-19540
Christmas is a tonic for our souls. It moves us to think of others rather than of ourselves. It directs our thoughts to giving.
Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas.
Christmas is not a time or a season but a state of mind.Source: Speech 25 december 1927
Christmas is not a time or a season but a state of mind. To cherish peace and good will, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas.
Christmas is taken very seriously in this household. I believe in Father Christmas, and there's no way I'd do anything to undermine that belief.
Scottish Poet, Author 1830-18670
Christmas is the day that holds all time together.
American Evangelist 1918-0
Christmas means a great deal to me. I was reared in a family that celebrated Christmas to some extent, but I married into a family that celebrated Christmas in a big way. And my wife always made a big thing of Christmas for the children. We have five children, and we had a terrific time at Christmas.
Norman Vincent Peale
American minister and author 1898-19930
Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.