Holiday quotes are the last thing we think about from November until January. The holiday months are fast-paced crazy days. From turkey to tinsel, and trying to keep our family healthy, we barely have time for ourselves, much less to reflect on the reason for the season.
With that in mind, let me give you a reason to slow down for a few minutes each day. If nothing else, take a brief walk and ponder what each of these Holiday Quotes mean to you.
In doing so, you may just find yourself enjoying the quiet time, putting things in better perspective, and enjoying your holidays and family just a little bit more!
Holiday Quotes on Gifts
“Gifts of time and love are surely the basic ingredients of a truly merry Christmas.” ―Peg Bracken
“Christmas is most truly Christmas when we celebrate it by giving the light of love to those who need it most.” – Ruth Carter Stapleton
“Santa Claus is anyone who loves another and seeks to make them happy; who gives himself by thought or word or deed in every gift that he bestows.” – Edwin Osgood Grover
“Christmas will always be as long as we stand heart to heart and hand in hand.” – Dr. Seuss
Holiday Quotes for the Spirit of Christmas
“Christmas gives us an opportunity to pause and reflect on the important things around us.” – David Cameron
“May you never be too grown up to search the skies on Christmas Eve.” – Anonymous
“What is Christmas? It is tenderness for the past, courage for the present, hope for the future.” – Agnes M. Pahro
“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
Holiday Quotes to Inspire Your Faith
“God goes to those who have time to hear him—and so on this cloudless night he went to simple shepherds.” – Max Lucado
“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
“Seeing is believing, but sometimes the most real things in the world are the things we can’t see.” – ‘The Polar Express’
“Christmas, my child, is love in action.” – Dale Evans