Merry Christmas Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old merry christmas quotes, merry christmas sayings, and merry christmas proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


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

Charles Dickens

Blessed is the season which engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love!      

Hamilton Wright Mabie

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

Peg Bracken

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

Mary Hollingsworth

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

Helen Steiner Rice

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

Even before Christmas has said Hello, it's saying 'Buy Buy'.     

Robert Paul

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

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

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

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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

Christmas is the season when you buy this year's gifts with next year's money.     

Kurt Avish

Christmas is a time when you get homesick—even when you're home.     

Carol Nelson

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

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

Eva Logue

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

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

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

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

Burton Hillis

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

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Christmas is a season not only of rejoicing but of reflection.     

Winston Churchill

Perhaps the best Yuletide decoration is being wreathed in smiles.     

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It is Christmas in the heart that puts Christmas in the air.     

W.T. Ellis

At Christmas, all roads lead home.     

Marjorie Holmes

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

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

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

Roy L. Smith