Holidays Quotes

Christmas is a holiday that persecutes the lonely, the frayed, and the rejected.

Jimmy Cannon

Christmas is the antithesis of Thanksgiving. Christmas is pretty much a man-made holiday.

John Clayton

This is my wish for you: peace of mind, prosperity through the year, happiness that multiplies, health for you and yours, fun around every corner, energy to chase your dreams, joy to fill your holidays!

D.M. Dellinger

This is my wish for you: peace of mind, prosperity through the year, happiness that multiplies, health for you and yours, fun around every corner, energy to chase your dreams, joy to fill your holidays!

D.M. Dellinger

If I were a medical man, I should prescribe a holiday to any patient who considered his work important.

Bertrand Russell

Love the giver more than the gift.

Brigham Young

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

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Hamilton Wright Mabie

There is no ideal Christmas; only the one Christmas you decide to make as a reflection of your values, desires, affections, traditions.

Bill McKibben

If all the year were playing holidays, to sport would be as tedious as to work.

William Shakespeare

I once wanted to become an atheist, but I gave up - they have no holidays.

Henry Youngman

The holiest of all holidays are those kept by ourselves in silence and apart; the secret anniversaries of the heart.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Christmas is doing a little something extra for someone.

Charles Schulz

Other holidays repose upon the past; Arbor Day proposes for the future.

Julius Sterling Morton

If you think Independence Day is America's defining holiday, think again. Thanksgiving deserves that title, hands-down.

Tony Snow

Vacation: Two weeks on the sunny sands - and the rest of the year on the financial rocks.

Sam Ewing

I like to compare the holiday season with the way a child listens to a favorite story. The pleasure is in the familiar way the story begins, the anticipation of familiar turns it takes, the familiar moments of suspense, and the familiar climax and ending.

Fred Rogers

One could make money and get a career going with a low-budget horror film about killers attacking on holidays. It is always flattering to have somebody copy you.

John Carpenter

Orphans, dead parents, lonely children at Christmas, morose spoken word recordings, everything you love about the holidays. Move the turkey over so you can fit your head in the oven.

April Winchell

Passover and Easter are the only Jewish and Christian holidays that move in sync, like the ice skating pairs we saw during the winter Olympics.

Marvin Olasky

The truth is the Super Bowl long ago became more than just a football game. It's part of our culture like turkey at Thanksgiving and lights at Christmas, and like those holidays beyond their meaning, a factor in our economy.

Bob Schieffer

Just as a puppy can be more of a challenge than a gift, so too can the holidays.

John Clayton

My feelings are those of a schoolboy getting in sight of the holidays. Or more seriously, my feelings are perhaps those of a matador who has decided not to enter the bull ring.

Geoffrey Fisher

There is an atmosphere about the picture theatre that speaks of entertainment and relaxation. The charming surroundings, good music, and the fact that each visitor is determined to enjoy a few hours of holiday all exert an influence on the mind.

Ivor Novello

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Updated On : March 26, 2011
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