CHRISTMAS EVE PICS AND QUOTES

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

“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

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

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

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

“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 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

“Christmas, my child, is love in action.” – Dale Evans

“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 the season of joy, of holiday greetings exchanged, of gift-giving, and of families united.” – Norman Vincent Peale

“At Christmas, all roads lead home.” – Marjorie Holmes

“Christmas is a time to open our hearts to God and his gifts. Just like the rest of the year.” – Joan Winmill Brown

“May you have the gladness of Christmas which is hope; The spirit of Christmas which is peace; The heart of Christmas which is love.” – Ada V. Hendricks

“Christmas is the perfect time to celebrate the love of God and family and to create memories that will last forever.” – Joel Osteen

“The Christmas spirit is a spirit of giving and forgiving.” – James Cash Penney

“The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear.” – Will Ferrell, as Buddy the Elf in “Elf”

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

“Christmas is a time for love and cherishing those who are dear. Let’s cherish those close to us and us be the best family that we can be. Merry Christmas everyone!” – Unknown

“May the peace and joy of Christmas be with you throughout the year.” – Unknown

“The magic of Christmas is not in the presents but in His presence.” – Unknown

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

“Christmas is not a date. It is a state of mind.” – Mary Ellen Chase

“Christmas is a season for kindling the fire for hospitality in the hall and the genial flame of charity in the heart.” – Washington Irving

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

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

“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

“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 a bridge. We need bridges as the river of time flows past. Today’s Christmas should mean creating happy hours for tomorrow and reliving those of yesterday.” – Gladys Taber

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