Tuesday, December 25, 2012

Words I Wish I Wrote: Christmas Quotes


1)  "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."  ~  Calvin Coolidge, U.S. President

2)  "When we were children we were grateful to those who filled our stockings at Christmas time. Why are we not grateful to God for filling our stockings with legs?"  ~  G.K. Chesterton, writer

3)  "There's nothing sadder in this world than to awake Christmas morning and not be a child."  ~  Erma Bombeck, humorist

4)  "Unless we make Christmas an occasion to share our blessings, all the snow in Alaska won't make it 'white'."  ~  Bing Crosby, actor/singer

5)  "At Christmas play and make good cheer, for Christmas comes but once a year."  ~  Thomas Tusser, poet

6)  "Christmas in Bethlehem. The ancient dream: a cold, clear night made brilliant by a glorious star, the smell of incense, shepherds and wise men falling to their knees in adoration of the sweet baby, the incarnation of perfect love."  ~  Lucinda Franks, writer

7)  "That's the true spirit of Christmas; people being helped by people other than me."  ~  Jerry Seinfeld, comedian

8)  "To perceive Christmas through its wrappings becomes more difficult with every year."  ~  E.B. White, writer

9)  "Maybe Christmas, the Grinch thought, doesn't come from a store."  ~  Dr. Seuss, writer

  "He who has not Christmas in his heart will never find it under a tree."  ~  Roy L. Smith, clergyman


  1. I love these christmas quotes. I think they can be used as good Christmas card messages as well. Thanks for sharing!

  2. Awesome collection of Christmas Quotes for homemade cards and more. Thanks for sharing!

    Merry Christmas,