40 Christmas Quotes That Perfectly Capture the Spirit of the Season

These inspirational sayings will remind you of the holiday's true meaning.

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Spread love and joy this this December with these Christmas quotes and inspirational holiday messages. From famous expressions to merry Christmas sayings, these beautifully sum up the spirit of the season.

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christmas quotes richelle e. goodrich
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Richelle E. Goodrich

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

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christmas quotes norman wesley brooks
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Norman Wesley Brooks

“Christmas is forever, not for just one day. For loving, sharing, giving, are not to put away.”

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christmas quotes forgiving
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James Cash Penney

“The Christmas spirit is a spirit of giving and forgiving.”

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christmas quotes bing crosby
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Bing Crosby

“Unless we make Christmas an occasion to share our blessings, all the snow in Alaska won’t make it white.”

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christmas quotes phillips brooks
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Phillips Brooks

“The world has grown weary through the years, but at Christmas, it is young.”

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christmas quotes home
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Freya Stark

“Christmas is a piece of one’s home that one carries in one’s heart.”

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christmas quotes love
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Josephine Daskam Bacon

“Remember this December, that love weighs more than gold.”

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christmas quotes the grinch
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Dr. Seuss

“Christmas doesn’t come from a store. Maybe Christmas perhaps means a little bit more.”

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christmas quotes giving
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Norman Vincent Peale

“Christmas is the season of joy, of gift-giving, and of families united.”

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christmas quotes peace on earth
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Helen Steiner Rice

“Peace on earth will come to stay when we live Christmas every day."

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christmas quotes roy l. smith
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Roy L. Smith

"He who has not Christmas in his heart will never find it under a tree."

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christmas quotes deborah whipp
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Deborah Whipp

“Like snowflakes, my Christmas memories gather and dance—each beautiful, unique, and gone too soon.”

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christmas quotes agnes m. pahro
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Agnes M. Pahro

“What is Christmas? It is the tenderness of the past, courage for the present, and hope for the future."

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christmas quotes andy rooney
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Andy Rooney

“One of the most glorious messes in the world is the mess created in the living room on Christmas Day."

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christmas quotes brigham young
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Brigham Young

"Love the giver more than the gift."

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christmas quotes alexander smith
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Alexander Smith

"Christmas is the day that holds all time together."

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christmas quotes burton hills
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Burton Hills

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

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christmas quotes calvin coolidge
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Calvin Coolidge

"Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind."

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christmas quotes bob hope
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Bob Hope

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

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christmas quotes augusta e. randel
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Augusta E. Randel

“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.”

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christmas quotes carrie fisher
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Carrie Fisher

"I don't think Christmas is necessarily about things. It's about being good to one another."

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christmas quotes edna ferber
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Edna Ferber

"Christmas isn't a season. It's a feeling."

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christmas quotes charles dickens
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Charles Dickens

"I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year."

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christmas quotes charles m. schulz
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Charles M. Schulz

"Christmas is doing a little something extra for someone."

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christmas quotes harlan miller
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Harlan Miller

“I wish we could put some of the Christmas spirit in jars and open a jar of it every month.”

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christmas quotes eric sevareid
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Eric Sevareid

"There has to be at least one day of the year to remind us that we're here for something else besides ourselves."

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christmas quotes bob hope
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Bob Hope

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

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christmas quotes w.c. jones
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W.C. Jones

"The joy of brightening other lives becomes for us the magic of the holidays."

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christmas quotes norman vincent peale
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Norman Vincent Peale

"Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful."

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christmas quotes dale evans rogers
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Dale Evans Rogers

“Christmas, my child, is love in action. Every time we love, every time we give, it’s Christmas.”

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