Famous Christmas Holiday Quotes

Even as an adult I find it difficult to sleep on Christmas Eve.  Yuletide excitement is a potent caffeine, no matter your age.  ~Carrie Latet

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Famous Christmas Holiday Quote

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

Famous Christmas Holiday Quote

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

Famous Quote of the Day

The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable,
to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and
lived well.
~~Ralph Waldo Emerson

Fourth of July Quotes

The Declaration of Independence was approved this day, July 4, 1776. John Hancock, the first to sign, said: “the price on my head has just doubled.”

Benjamin Franklin signed saying “We must hang together or most assuredly we shall hang separately.”

Of the fifty-six signers: 17 lost their fortunes, 12 had their homes destroyed, 9 fought and died, 5 were arrested as traitors, and 2 lost sons in the War.

As Samuel Adams signed, he said: “We have this day restored the Sovereign to whom all men ought to be obedient. He reigns in heaven and from the rising to the setting of the sun, let His kingdom come.”

Famous Quotes – Christmas Quotes – Children Quotes

Famous Quotes – Christmas Quotes – Children Quotes

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

Christmas! The very word brings joy to our hearts. No matter how we may dread the rush, the long Christmas lists for gifts and cards to be bought and given when Christmas Day comes there is still the same warm feeling we had as children, the same warmth that enfolds our hearts and our homes.
– Joan Winmill Brown

There’s nothing sadder in this world than to awake Christmas morning and not be a child.
– Erma Bombeck (I Lost Everything in the Post-Natal Depression)

Christmas Quotes – Famous Quotes – Charles Dickens

Christmas Quotes – Famous Quotes

Charles Dickens

It was always said of him, that he knew how to keep Christmas well, if any man alive possessed the knowledge. May that be truly said of us, and all of us! And so, as Tiny Tim observed, “God Bless Us, Every One!
– Charles Dickens

I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.
– Charles Dickens, Ebeneezer Scrooge, A Christmas Carol