There's nothing sadder in this world than to awake Christmas morning and not be a child.
Christmas is a holiday that persecutes the lonely, the frayed, and the rejected.
The older I get the less Christmas Spirit I have...
He who has not Christmas in his heart will never find it under a tree.
Roy L. Smith
It was always said of him, that he knew how to keep Christmas well, if any man alive possessed the knowledge. May that be truly said of us, and all of us! And so, as Tiny Tim observed, "God Bless Us, Every One!
How sad to see a father with money and no joy. The man studied economics, but never studied happiness.
To perceive Christmas through its wrappings becomes
more difficult with every year.
- E. B. White