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Mary Ellen Chase Quotes and Sayings

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Christmas ... is not a date. It is a state of mind.
- Mary Ellen Chase

Related topics: Christian Religion

Manual labor to my father was not only good and decent for it's own sake but,
as he was given to saying, it straightened out one's thoughts.
- Mary Ellen Chase

Christmas, children, is not a date.
It is a state of mind.
- Mary Ellen Chase

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

 

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

Lighten up! Slow down the shopping.
Your greatest gift to your family and friends is yourself -
your relaxed, happy, and fully-present self.
Consider gifting hand-made cards with messages
of true appreciation in place of store-bought presents.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

What if Christmas, he thought, doesn't come from a store.
What if Christmas, perhaps, means a little bit more.
- Dr. Seuss

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Every day is Christmas when you are open to receiving love.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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

T'was the night before Christmas, when all through the house,
not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse.
- Clement Clarke Moore

Even though we're a week and a half away from Thanksgiving,
it's beginning to look a lot like Christmas.
- Richard Roeper

I love Christmas, not just because of the presents
but because of all the decorations and lights and the warmth of the season.
- Ashley Tisdale

Christmas...
is not an external event at all, but a piece of one's
home that one carries in one's heart.
- Freya Stark

Those worship songs on the Christmas project will air on PBS television.
That's highly unusual.
- John Tesh

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

I've also committed my time and resources to many local
organizations like Christmas in April,
Catholic Community Services, and Hudson County Meals on Wheels.
- Vincent Frank

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

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

Christmas albums are not something you do frequently.
- Isaac Hanson

I went to Sunday School and liked the stories about
Christ and the Christmas star.
They were beautiful.
They made you warm and happy to think about.
But I didn't believe them.
- Frances Farmer

We should declare war on North Vietnam.
We could pave the whole country and put parking strips on it,
and still be home by Christmas.
- Ronald Reagan

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

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

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

Christmas is taken very seriously in this household.
I believe in Father Christmas, and there's no way I'd
do anything to undermine that belief.
- Carol Ann Duffy

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

But Tammy Faye calls me, and Ron Jeremy calls me,
Erik Estrada sends me a Christmas card every year.
- Trishelle Cannatella

I made a French film called "Merry Christmas" which is a very European film.
It's a World War I piece.
- Diane Kruger

The next thing I wrote was in a writing class at night school.
It was about a poor woman who worked at a dime store
and who was all alone for Christmas in Laurel,
Mississippi.
- Beth Henley

We always had lutefisk for Christmas dinner,
after which Dad read from the Norwegian Bible.
- Peter Agre

I don't know of too many double Christmas albums,
so it is something that's new, and hopefully will be fun,
and there's plenty of stuff out there to cut.
- Garth Brooks

Christmas is a time when kids tell Santa what they
want and adults pay for it.
Deficits are when adults tell the government what they want -
and their kids pay for it.
- Richard Lamm

On the whole, I prefer Christmas as an adult than I did as a child.
- Nigella Lawson

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

Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that
to travel hopefully is better than to arrive.
- Stephen Fry

My grandson sees me as Lois on TV every Christmas,
and that scores me points.
- Margot Kidder

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

I didn't know the full dimensions of forever,
but I knew it was longer than waiting for Christmas to come.
- Richard Brautigan

I once bought my kids a set of batteries for Christmas
with a note on it saying,
toys not included.
- Bernard Manning

Coming from Chicago, I like a white Christmas.
- Dennis Franz

So many people release albums before Christmas and
they get lost in the Christmas rush.
- Bonnie Tyler

Christmas makes everything twice as sad.
- Doug Coupland

In the United States Christmas has become the rape of an idea.
- Richard Bach

I actually share her view and understand her frustration
when any government attempts to ban secular symbols
like Santa Claus or Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer or Christmas lights.
- Steve Israel

To understand this Christmas record,
you have to understand our ministry.
- John Tesh

Our children await Christmas presents like politicians
getting in election returns:
there's the Uncle Fred precinct and the Aunt Ruth district still to come in.
- Marcelene Cox

Now I'm an old Christmas tree, the roots of which have died.
They just come along and while the little needles fall
off me replace them with medallions.
- Orson Welles

I grew up with the classics.
My mom and I would sit and watch "Singin' in the Rain" and "White Christmas" -
those kind of movies.
- Lucas Grabeel

From a commercial point of view, if Christmas did not
exist it would be necessary to invent it.
- Katherine Whitehorn

Actually, my mother and Alfie came for three weeks'
Christmas vacation and stayed for 21 years.
I guess my mother never went back because she was lonely.
- Frank McCourt

Fantastic!
Right in the middle of that long stretch between Christmas and Spring Break,
your coats are getting dirty, everything's dark,
dingy - what a great time for a movie!
- John Hughes

My mother would give my brothers and me a pile of catalogues
and let us pick what we wanted for Christmas.
- Kary Mullis

From the time that I can remember, I worked to make money -
either baby-sitting,
or one year wrapping gifts at a department store at Christmas,
so I could have my own money.
- Christie Hefner

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

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

When I was 12, all I wanted for Christmas was a trampoline or a four-wheeler.
I ended up getting both presents for Christmas.
- Chris Brown

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

I never really did Christmas before.
Christmas Day? I mean - what's that? What's it all
about? I was always flying on Christmas Day.
- Monica Seles

Please to put a nickel, please to put a dime.
How petitions trickle in at Christmas time!
- Phyllis McGinley

We never really had any kind of a Christmas.
This is one part where my memory fails me completely.
- Frank McCourt

It's hard and sometimes it's scary.
It still amazes my mother.
I went home for Christmas one year and there were fans all over the front lawn,
hoping to see me.
- Luke Perry

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

The truth is that our way of celebrating the Christmas
season does spring from myriad cultures and sources,
from St.
Nicholas to Coca-Cola advertising campaigns.
- Richard Roeper

I got up one Christmas morning and we didn't have nothing to eat.
We didn't have an apple, we didn't have an orange,
we didn't have a cake, we didn't have nothing.
- Muddy Waters

Our whole family assembles in Chicago at Christmas
and usually in Aspen in the summer.
- James Cronin

Christmas carols always brought tears to my eyes.
I also cry at weddings.
I should have cried at a couple of my own.
- Ethel Merman

I'm so depressed.
Christmas is the worst of all.
Holidays are terrible, worse than Sundays.
I get melancholia.
- David O. Selznick

I get a little behind during Lent, but it comes out even at Christmas.
- Frank Butler

South Park started as a little video Christmas card.
- Joel Hodgson

My favorite traditional Christmas movie that I like
to watch is All Quiet on the Western Front.
It's just not December without that movie in my house.
- Tom Hanks

I was thrilled one year when I was younger when not
only did my brothers get hockey sticks for Christmas -
but I did too!
- Nancy Kerrigan


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