77 Christmas Quotes and Merry Christmas Sayings

The Christmas season is a time of joy, warmth and festivity as people from all over the the world gather to celebrate this cherished holiday with boundless enthusiasm.

The exchange of beautiful presents, the adornment of the evergreen tree with dazzling lights and decorations and the participation in musical singing all contribute to an environment of togetherness and love.

We have put together a beautiful selection of wonderful Christmas quotes for you to enjoy to add to the celebrations and embrace the enchantment of Christmas.

Christmas Quotes and Merry Christmas Sayings

These lovely words capture the heart of the holiday, enabling you to enjoy the magic and pleasure of this particular time of year.

Allow these magnificent quotes about Christmas to encourage you to share kindness, instill a festive spirit within yourself and treasure the happy moments spent with loved ones throughout this magical season.

Top 10 Christmas Quotes


Christmas is the season of joy, of gift-giving, and of families united. ~ Norman Vincent Peale.


Nothing ever seems too bad, too hard, or too sad when you’ve got a Christmas tree in the living room. ~ Nora Roberts.


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


The two most joyous times of the year are Christmas morning and the end of school. ~ Alice Cooper.


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


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


Christmas is forever, not for just one day. For loving, sharing, giving, are not to put away. ~ Norman Wesley Brooks.


Christmas is a piece of one’s home that one carries in one’s heart. ~ Freya Stark.


Christmas doesn’t come from a store. Maybe Christmas perhaps means a little bit more. ~ Dr. Seuss.


One of the most glorious messes in the world is the mess created in the living room on Christmas Day. ~ Andy Rooney.

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Most Inspiring Quotes about Christmas


Some Christmas tree ornaments do more than glitter and glow, they represent a gift of love given a long time ago. ~ Tom Baker.

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


Christmas is a tonic for our souls. It moves us to think of others rather than of ourselves. It directs our thoughts to giving. B. C. Forbes

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

Christmas is the perfect time to celebrate the love of God and family and to create memories that will last forever. Jesus is God’s perfect, indescribable gift. The amazing thing is that not only are we able to receive this gift, but we are able to share it with others on Christmas and every other day of the year. Joel Osteen


He put a ring in the toe of a stocking. On Christmas Eve, we opened our stockings and it was there at the bottom of the toe. Then he got down on his knees and he was shaking. Kyra Sedgwick

Christmas is the spirit of giving without a thought of getting. It is happiness because we see joy in people. It is forgetting self and finding time for others. It is discarding the meaningless and stressing the true values. Thomas S. Monson


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

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


If you want to experience the true meaning of Christmas, give something to someone who can offer nothing in return. Toni Sorenson

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


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

God never gives someone a gift they are not capable of receiving. If he gives us the gift of Christmas, it is because we all have the ability to understand and receive it. Pope Francis


What will you and I give for Christmas this year? Let us in our lives give to our Lord and Savior the gift of gratitude by living His teachings and following in His footsteps. Thomas S. Monson

It’s true, Christmas can feel like a lot of work, particularly for mothers. But when you look back on all the Christmases in your life, you’ll find you’ve created family traditions and lasting memories. Those memories, good and bad, are really what help to keep a family together over the long haul. Caroline Kennedy

Best Quotes about Christmas


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

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


I don’t think Christmas is necessarily about things. It’s about being good to one another, it’s about the Christian ethic, it’s about kindness. Carrie Fisher

Don’t let the past steal your present. This is the message of Christmas: We are never alone. Taylor Caldwell

The spirit of Christmas is the spirit of love and of generosity and of goodness. It illuminates the picture window of the soul, and we look out upon the world’s busy life and become more interested in people than in things. Thomas S. Monson


That’s the true spirit of Christmas; people being helped by people other than me. Jerry Seinfeld

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


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

Quotes about Christmas

I love singing Christmas carols. I know every harmony to every music-hall Christmas song. Zooey Deschanel

My brothers and sisters, may the spirit of love which comes at Christmastime fill our homes and our lives and linger there long after the tree is down and the lights are put away for another year. Thomas S. Monson


Christmas is a time of year that’s so romantic. Katharine McPhee

My favorite holiday memory was sitting at home all day in my pajamas during winter break for school watching a bunch of old Christmas movies like ‘Jack Frost’ and ‘Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer’ with my siblings and parents. Becky G


When we were children we were grateful to those who filled our stockings at Christmas time. Why are we not grateful to God for filling our stockings with legs? Gilbert K. Chesterton

Always be prepared if someone asks you what you want for Christmas. Give brand names, the store that sells the merchandise, and, if possible, exact model numbers so they can’t go wrong. Be the type who’s impossible to buy for, so they have to get what you want. John Waters

Finding the real joy of Christmas comes not in the hurrying and the scurrying to get more done, nor is it found in the purchasing of gifts. We find real joy when we make the Savior the focus of the season. Thomas S. Monson


What is Christmas? It is tenderness for the past, courage for the present, hope for the future. Agnes M. Pahro

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

Beautiful Christmas Quotes


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


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

The smell of pine needles, spruce and the smell of a Christmas tree – those to me, are the scents of the holidays. Blake Lively

I think Christmas is about celebration and come on, on the inside everyone wants to dance. TobyMac


The best Christmas present I got from my husband was a week to do whatever I wanted. Olivia Williams

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

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

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

Lovely Christmas Quotes


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

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. Randel

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

Christmas is, of course, the time to be home – in heart as well as body. Garry Moore

Christmas means a great deal to me. I was reared in a family that celebrated Christmas to some extent, but I married into a family that celebrated Christmas in a big way. And my wife always made a big thing of Christmas for the children. We have five children, and we had a terrific time at Christmas. Billy Graham


The holidays are my favorite time of year! Christmas was always one of the biggest celebrations in Sweden, and I look forward to the festivities each year. Marcus Samuelsson

When I was a child in England before the war, Christmas pudding always contained at least one shiny new sixpence, and it was considered a sign of great good luck for the new year to find one in your helping of the pudding. Michael Korda

Christmas Quotes for The Festive Season

As for me, I like to take my Christmas a little at a time, all through the year. David Grayson

A good conscience is a continual Christmas. Benjamin Franklin

Let us keep Christmas beautiful without a thought of greed. Ann Garnett Schultz

Christmas isn’t just a day, it’s a frame of mind. Valentine Davies

Christmas now surrounds us, Happiness is everywhere. Our hands are busy with many tasks as carols fill the air. Shirley Sallay

Christmas is not just a time for festivity and merry making. It is more than that. It is a time for the contemplation of eternal things. The Christmas spirit is a spirit of giving and forgiving. J. C. Penney

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

Mail your packages early so the post office can lose them in time for Christmas. Johnny Carson

Maybe Christmas, the Grinch thought, doesn’t come from a store. Dr. Seuss

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

Christmas Quotes You Will Love

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

Christmas means fellowship, feasting, giving and receiving, a time of good cheer, home. W.J. Tucker

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

There’s nothing cozier than a Christmas tree all lit up. Jenny Han

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

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 to me is as many people as possible happy. Tupac Shakur

At Christmas, all roads lead home. Marjorie Holmes

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

Christmas day is the children’s, but the holidays are youth’s dancing-time. Booth Tarkington

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