87+ Best Holiday Quotes: Exclusive Selection

A holiday is a day set aside by custom or by law on which normal activities, especially business or work including school, are suspended or reduced. Inspirational holiday quotes will brighten up your day and make you feel ready to take on anything.

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Famous Holiday Quotes

Christmas, my child, is love in action Every time we love, every time we give, it’s Christmas Dale Evans

Joy to the world, the Lord is come, let earth receive her King Joy to the World

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

Your children need your presence more than your presents Jesse Jackson

Christmas always rustled It rustled every time, mysteriously, with silver and gold paper, tissue paper and a rich abundance of shiny paper, decorating and hiding everything and giving a feeling of reckless extravagance Tove Jansson

Peace on earth will come to stay, when we live Christmas every day Helen Steiner Rice

Your children need your presence more than your presents Jesse Jackson

The way you spend Christmas is far more important than how much Henry David Thoreau

Freshly cut Christmas trees smelling of stars and snow and pine resin inhale deeply and fill your soul with a wintry night John J. Geddes

The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched They must be felt with the heart Helen Keller

For Christmas is tradition time  traditions that recall the precious memories down the years, the sameness of them all Helen Lowrie Marshall

Christmas will always be as long as we stand heart to heart and hand in hand Dr. Seuss

Christmas is a time when you get homesick  even when you’re home Carol Nelson

Walking in a winter wonderland Winter Wonderland

Like snowflakes, my Christmas memories gather and dance  each beautiful, unique, and too soon gone Deborah Whipp

And so this is Christmas what have you done? John Lennon

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

Christmas isn’t a season It’s a feeling Edna Ferber

The best of all gifts around any Christmas tree: the presence of a happy family all wrapped up in each other Burton Hills

Christmas works like glue It keeps us all sticking together Rosie Thomas

Christmas is like candy it slowly melts in your mouth sweetening every taste bud, making you wish it could last forever Richelle E. Goodrich

Love the giver more than the gift Brigham Young

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 Andy Rooney

Christmas is the season for kindling the fire of hospitality Washington Irving

Remember, if Christmas isn’t found in your heart, you won’t find it under a tree Charlotte Carpenter

I like to compare the holiday season with the way a child listens to a favorite story The pleasure is in the familiar way the story begins, the anticipation of familiar turns it takes, the familiar moments of suspense, and the familiar climax and ending Fred Rogers

Christmas is the day that holds all time together Alexander Smith

Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse Clement Clarke Moore

The thing about Christmas is that it almost doesn’t matter what mood you’re in or what kind of a year you’ve had  it’s a fresh start Kelly Clarkson

What is Christmas? It is tenderness for the past, courage for the present, hope for the future Agnes M. Pahro

Christmas is a bridge We need bridges as the river of time flows past Today’s Christmas should mean creating happy hours for tomorrow and reliving those of yesterday Gladys Bagg Taber

We are better throughout the year for having, in spirit, become a child again at Christmastime Laura Ingalls Wilder

When we recall Christmas past, we usually find that the simplest things, not the great occasions, give off the greatest glow of happiness Bob Hope

At Christmas, all roads lead home Marjorie Holmes

And that, of course, is the message of Christmas We are never alone Not when the night is darkest, the wind coldest, the world seemingly most indifferent Taylor Caldwell

May your heart be warm, your holidays grand, and your heart held gently in the good Lord’s hand

But I did know that nobody ever asked me what I wanted for Christmas Had any adult with the power to fulfill my desires taken me seriously and asked me what I wanted, they would have known that I did not want to have anything to own, or to possess any object I wanted, rather, to feel something on Christmas Day Toni Morrison

Christmas to me is as many people as possible happy Tupac Shakur

Let us have music for Christmas Sound the trumpet of joy and rebirth let each of us try, with a song in our hearts, to bring peace to men on earth Mildred L. Jarrell

Christmas and the holidays is the season of giving It’s a time when people are more kind and open hearted Gisele Bundchen

What is Christmas? It is the tenderness of the past, courage for the present, and hope for the future Agnes M. Pahro

My brother, little sister and I decorate the tree together, and every year we fight over who gets to hang our handmade childhood decorations Carly Rae Jepsen

Christmas may be a day of feasting, or of prayer, but always it will be a day of remembrance  a day in which we think of everything we have ever loved Augusta E. Randal

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

Christmas Eve was a night of song that wrapped itself about you like a shawl But it warmed more than your body It warmed your heart filled it, too, with melody that would last forever Bess Streeter Aldrich

Even as an adult, I still find it hard to sleep on Christmas Eve Carrie Latet

Christmas is a necessity There has to be at least one day of the year to remind us that we’re here for something else besides ourselves Eric Severeid

As long as we know in our hearts what Christmas ought to be, Christmas is Eric Sevareid

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

God never gives someone a gift they are not capable of receiving If He gives us the gift of Christmas, it is because we all have the ability to understand and receive it Pope Francis

Christmas gives us the opportunity to pause and reflect on the important things around us David Cameron

Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse Clement Clarke Moore