Saturday, November 30, 2013

Quotes for a Christmas Eve






The perfect Christmas tree? All Christmas trees are perfect!
Charles N. Barnard


There are no strangers on Christmas Eve.”
  Adele Comandini and Edward Sutherland. 


I have always thought of Christmas time, when it has come round, as a good time; a kind, forgiving, charitable time; the only time I know of, in the long calendar of the year, when men and women seem by one consent to open their shut-up hearts freely, and to think of people below them as if they really were fellow passengers to the grave, and not another race of creatures bound on other journeys. 
Charles Dickens

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

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


The grate had been removed from the wide overwhelming fireplace, to make way for a fire of wood, in the midst of which was an enormous log glowing and blazing, and sending forth a vast volume of light and heat; this I understood was the Yule-log, which the Squire was particular in having brought in and illumined on a Christmas eve, according to ancient custom.”
Washington Irving ..

Aren't we forgetting the true meaning of Christmas? You know ... the birth of Santa. 

 Bart Simpson

Christmas is the best day in the year because everybody has a soft heart and a childs smile can make our spirit peaceful. 


 Unknown 

Merry Christmas eve to all. May all of you and your loved ones have a real Christmas tonight with peace and love.

 Unknown  

Silent night, holy night. All is calm, all is bright. Radiant beams from thy holy face. With the dawn of redeeming grace. Jesus, Lord at thy birth.”
Silent Night