100+ Best Merry Christmas Quotes: Exclusive Selection

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Famous Merry Christmas Quotes

I will honor christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year. – Charles Dickens

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

Let us remember that the Christmas heart is a giving heart, a wide open heart that thinks of others first. – George Matthew Adams

It is the personal thoughtfulness, the warm human awareness, the reaching out of the self to one’s fellow man that makes giving worthy of the Christmas spirit. – Isabel Currier

Blessed is the season which engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love! – Hamilton Wright Mabie

A silent night, a star above, a blessed gift of hope and love. A blessed Christmas to you! – Unknown

Gifts of time and love are surely the basic ingredients of a truly merry Christmas. – Peg Bracken

Christmas is doing a little something extra for someone. – Charles M. Schulz

The holy magic that filled that lonely stable so long ago still fills the air of Christmas today. – Mary Hollingsworth

We wish you a merry Christmas and a happy New Year. Good tidings we bring to you and your kin; We wish you a merry Christmas, and a happy New Year! – We Wish you a Merry Christmas

Bless us Lord, this Christmas, with quietness of mind; Teach us to be patient and always to be kind. – Helen Steiner Rice

Christmas is a day of meaning and traditions, a special day spent in the warm circle of family and friends. – Margaret Thatcher

From home to home, and heart to heart, from one place to another. The warmth and joy of Christmas, brings us closer to each other. – Emily Matthews

He who has not Christmas in his heart will never find it under a tree. – Roy L. Smith

And when the Lord Jesus has become your peace, remember, there is another thing: good will towards men. Do not try to keep Christmas without good will towards men. – Charles Spurgeon

Love came down at Christmas; love all lovely, love divine; love was born at Christmas, stars and angels gave the sign. – Christina G. Rossetti

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

Faith is salted and peppered through everything at Christmas. And I love at least one night by the Christmas tree to sing and feel the quiet holiness of that time that’s set apart to celebrate love, friendship, and God’s gift of the Christ child. – Amy Grant

Even before Christmas has said Hello, it’s saying ‘Buy Buy’. – Robert Paul

Have yourself a merry little Christmas, let your heart be light. From now on, our troubles will be out of sight. – Hugh Martin and Ralph Blane

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 “

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

There is a Christmas song upon the air, There is a joy innate within the heart; An inner sense of peace, a holy light Illumines life and sets these days apart. – Edna Greene Hines

Christmas is built upon a beautiful and intentional paradox; that the birth of the homeless should be celebrated in every home. – G.K Chesterton

Christmas is joy, religious joy, an inner joy of light and peace. – Pope Francis

Christmas is a time to open our hearts to God and his gifts. Just like the rest of the year. – unknown

Christmas is a stocking stuffed with sugary goodness. – Mo Rocca

And suddenly there was with the angel a multitude of the heavenly host praising God, and saying, “Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, good will toward men.” – Luke 2:13-14

May the spirit of Christmas bring you peace, The gladness of Christmas give you hope, The warmth of Christmas grant you love. – unknown

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 Sevareid

The spirit of Christmas fulfills the greatest hunger of mankind. – Loring A. Schuler

Christmas is the season when you buy this year’s gifts with next year’s money. – Kurt Avish

The excellence of a gift lies in its appropriateness rather than in its value. – Charles Dudley Warner

The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us. We have seen his glory, the glory of the one and only Son, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth. – John 1:14

Christmas is a time when you get homesick—”even when you’re home. – Carol Nelson “

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

This is Christmas: not the tinsel, not the giving and receiving, not even the carols, but the humble heart that receives anew the wondrous gift, the Christ. – Frank McKibben

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

A Christmas candle is a lovely thing; It makes no noise at all, But softly gives itself away. – Eva Logue

For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. – John 3:16

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

Snowflakes falling from the sky, not quite enough to stay. But soon it’ll be time for us to say, Merry Christmas on a marvelous day! – Julie Hebert

Christmas gift suggestions: To your enemy, forgiveness. To an opponent, tolerance. To a friend, your heart. To a customer, service. To all, charity. To every child, a good example. To yourself, respect. – Oren Arnold

At Christmas play and make good cheer, for Christmas comes but once a year. – Thomas Tusser

Somehow, not only for Christmas, But all the long year through, the joy that you give to others, is the joy that comes back to you. And the more you spend in blessing, the poor and lonely and sad, the more of your heart’s possessing, returns to you glad. – John Greenleaf Whittier

Good news from heaven the angels bring, Glad tidings to the earth they sing: To us this day a child is given, To crown us with the joy of heaven. – Martin Luther

There seems a magic in the very name of Christmas. – Charles Dickens

Christmas is the gentlest, loveliest festival of the revolving year – and yet, for all that, when it speaks, its voice has strong authority. – W.J. Cameron

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. There’ll be much mistletoeing and hearts will be glowing when loved ones are near. It’s the most wonderful time of the year. – Eddie Pola and George Wyle

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

I heard the bells on Christmas Day, their old, familiar carols play. And wild and sweet, the words repeat, of peace on earth, good-will to men! – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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

Fine old Christmas, with the snowy hair and ruddy face, had done his duty that year in the noblest fashion, and had set off his rich gifts of warmth and color with all the heightening contrast of frost and snow. – George Eliot

Best of all, Christmas means a spirit of love, a time when the love of God and the love of our fellow men should prevail over all hatred and bitterness, a time when our thoughts and deeds and the spirit of our lives manifest the presence of God. – George F. McDougall

This is the message of Christmas: We are never alone. – Taylor Caldwell

Heap on the wood!-the wind is chill; But let it whistle as it will, We’ll keep our Christmas merry still. – Sir Walter Scott

At Christmas, all roads lead home. – Marjorie Holmes

Christmas is a season not only of rejoicing but of reflection. – Winston Churchill

Mankind is a great, an immense family… This is proved by what we feel in our hearts at Christmas. – Pope John Paul XXIII

The best Christmas trees come very close to exceeding nature. – Andy Rooney

Christmas is not in tinsel and lights and outward show. The secret lies in an inner glow. It’s lighting a fire inside the heart. Good will and joy a vital part. It’s higher thought and a greater plan. It’s glorious dream in the soul of man. – Wilfred A. Peterson

Perhaps the best Yuletide decoration is being wreathed in smiles. – unknown

Christmas is a box of tree ornaments that have become part of the family. – Charles M. Schulz

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

Teacher says every time a bell rings, an angel gets his wings. – It’s a Wonderful Life

At Christmas, all roads lead home. – Marjorie Holmes

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

Christmas is most truly Christmas when we celebrate it by giving the light of love to those who need it most. – Ruth Carter Stapleton

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

Blessed is the season which engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love. – Hamilton Wright Mabie

For centuries men have kept an appointment with Christmas. Christmas means fellowship, feasting, giving and receiving, a time of good cheer, home. – W.J. Ronald Tucker

One of the nice things about Christmas is that you can make people forget the past with a present. – Unknown

I love the Christmas-tide, and yet, I notice this, each year I live; I always like the gifts I get, But how I love the gifts I give! – Carolyn Wells

Nothing says holiday like a cheese log. – Ellen DeGeneres

He who has not Christmas in his heart will never find it under a tree. – Roy L. Smith

Three phrases that sum up Christmas are: Peace on Earth, Goodwill to Men and Batteries not Included. – Unknown

Never worry about the size of your Christmas tree. In the eyes of children, they are all 30 feet tall. – Larry Wilde

There are three stages of man: he believes in Santa Claus; he does not believe in Santa Claus; he is Santa Claus. – Bob Phillips

Christmas is not as much about opening our presents as opening our hearts. – Janice Maeditere

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We miss the purpose of Christ’s birth if we do not accept it as a living link which joins us together in spirit as children of the everliving and true God. – Harry S. Truman

Once again, we come to the Holiday Season, a deeply religious time that each of us observes, in his own way, by going to the mall of his choice. – Dave Barry

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. – Calvin Coolidge

Christmas day is a day of joy and charity. May God make you very rich in both. – Phillips Brooks

May you have the gladness of Christmas which is hope; The spirit of Christmas which is peace; The heart of Christmas which is love. – Ada V. Hendricks

And, so, Christmas comes to bless us! Comes to teach us how to find The joy of giving happiness And the joy of being kind. – Gertrude Tooley Buckingham

Let the spirit of love gently fill our hearts and homes. In this loveliest of seasons may you find many reasons for happiness. – Unknown

Christmas makes me happy no matter what time of year it comes around. – Bryan White

My idea of Christmas, whether old-fashioned or modern, is very simple: loving others. – Bob Hope

My heart longs for you to realize that you can still celebrate, bless others, and truly enjoy Christmas while spending and doing less. – Cherie Lowe

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

Christmas without Christ is a mess. – Jose B. Cabajar

If there is no joyous way to give a festive gift, give love away. – unknown

What is Christmas? It is tenderness for the past, courage for the present, hope for the future. It is a fervent wish that every cup may overflow with blessings rich and eternal and that every path may lead to peace. – Agnes M. Pharo

The joy of brightening other lives, bearing each others’ burdens, easing other’s loads and supplanting empty hearts and lives with generous gifts becomes for us the magic of Christmas. – W. C. Jones

Christmas is sights, especially the sights of Christmas reflected in the eyes of a child. – William Saroyan

Unless we make Christmas an occasion to share our blessings, all the snow in Alaska won’t make it ‘white’. – Bing Crosby

There are no strangers on Christmas Eve. – Adele Comandini

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

Remember This December, That love weighs more than gold! – Josephine Dodge Daskam Bacon

Probably the reason we all go so haywire at Christmas time with the endless unrestrained and often silly buying of gifts is that we don’t quite know how to put our love into words. – Harlan Miller

Love is what’s in the room with you at Christmas if you stop opening presents and listen. – unknown

Memories and magic is what Christmas is all about. – Lynn Johnston

Heap on the wood!-the wind is chill; But let it whistle as it will, We’ll keep our Christmas merry still. – Walter Scott

In the eyes of children we find the joy of Christmas. In their hearts we find its meaning. – Leland Thomas

Keep your Christmas-heart open all the year round. – J.L.W. Brooks

Thanksgiving comes after Christmas. – Peter Kreeft

Wouldn’t life be worth the living Wouldn’t dreams be coming true If we kept the Christmas spirit All the whole year through? – unknown

They err who thinks Santa Claus comes down through the chimney; he really enters through the heart. – Paul M. Ell

Christmas is for everyone, adults and children alike. Allow this season fill your heart, and let go of the things you dislike – Julie Hebert

For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulders; and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counselor, the Mighty God, the everlasting Father, the Prince of Peace

For children, Christmas is anticipation. For adults, Christmas is memory. – Eric Sevareid

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