The 25 Best Christmas Quotes

Updated on January 26, 2017

The Best Time of the Year

Christmas is such an amazing time of year. It creates memories, traditions and feelings of warmth. Some of my greatest childhood memories are during Christmas time, and some of my favorite quotes and sayings are about Christmas. Below are the 25 Best Christmas quotes and sayings for you to enjoy!

Christmas Quotes

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

2. "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."-WC Jones

3. "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

4. "The best of all gifts around any Christmas tree is the presence of a happy family all wrapped up in each other."- Burton Hillis

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

6. "Remember, this December, that love weighs more than gold!"- Josephine Dodge Daskam Bacon

7. "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

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

9. “My idea of Christmas, whether old-fashioned or modern, is very simple: loving others. Come to think of it, why do we have to wait for Christmas to do that?” -Bob Hope

10. “Blessed is the season which engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love.” - Hamilton Wright Mabie

11. “Peace on earth will come to stay, When we live Christmas every day.” - Helen Steiner Rice

12. "Christmas - that magic blanket that wraps itself about us, that something so intangible that it is like a fragrance. It may weave a spell of nostalgia. 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. Rundel

13. "Whatever else be lost among the years, Let us keep Christmas still a shining thing: Whatever doubts assail us, or what fears, Let us hold close one day, remembering. Its poignant meaning for the hearts of men. Let us get back our childlike faith again." -Grace Noll Crowell

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

15. "Christmas, in its final essence, is for grown people who have forgotten what children know. Christmas is for whoever is old enough to have denied the unquenchable spirit of man."-Margaret Cousins

16. "I truly believe that if we keep telling the Christmas story, singing the Christmas songs, and living the Christmas spirit, we can bring joy and happiness and peace to this world."-Norman Vincent Peale

17. "Christmas is love in action. Every time we love every time we give, it's Christmas." Dale Evans

18. "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

19. "There's more, much more, to Christmas than candlelight and cheer; it's the spirit of sweet friendship that brightens all year. It's thoughfulness and kindness, it's hope reborn again. For peace, for understanding, and for goodwill to all men!" -Unknown

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

21. "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

22. "Christmas is the day that holds all time together." -Alexander Smith

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

24. "Santa Claus has the right idea. Visit people once a year.”-Victor Borge

25. "A lovely thing about Christmas is that it's compulsory, like a thunderstorm, and we all go through it together."-Garrison Keillor


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      Rizalina del Puerto Bation 4 years ago

      i like no. 3,7,11, and no's a meaningful messages to everyone of us...Christmas is not only a time for giving ,loving,sharing, ..GOD, remind us !we are one...have PEACE in our HEART always...thanks for the share of your lovely Quotes and a nice messages of this Holiday seasons....PEACE ON EARTH...♥♥♥

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      Celeste Wilson 5 years ago

      I love no. 9 and 17 and a few in between. Quotes, proverbs and sayings often remind me of what is important. Thank you for sharing these lovely quotes.

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      Dora Weithers 5 years ago from The Caribbean

      All beautiful quotes, but I'd pick Numbers 2, 9 and 25 as the ones to remember. Thanks for sharing.

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      peachy 5 years ago from Home Sweet Home

      These quotes are handy in Christmas cards. Thanks for the quotes. Voted useful.