The best of all gifts around any Christmas tree:
the presence of a happy family all wrapped up in each other.
‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house
not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse.
Clement Clarke Moore
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 Christmastime.
Laura Ingalls Wilder
At Christmas, all roads lead home
Unless we make Christmas an occasion to share our blessings, all the snow in Alaska won’t make it ‘white’.
One of the most glorious messes in the world is the mess created in the living room on Christmas Day. Don’t clean it up too quickly.
The two most joyous times of the year are Christmas morning
and the end of school.
I will honour Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.
Maybe Christmas, he thought, doesn’t come from a store.
Maybe Christmas . . . perhaps…means a little bit more!
Dr. Seuss, How the Grinch Stole Christmas
The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear.
Will Ferrell, Elf