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Ten Literary Quotes About Christmas

Ten Literary Quotes About Christmas

There’s just one month to go until the big day and the Christmas countdown is officially on! We’ve compiled a list of ten festive quotes from literature to kickstart our celebrations.

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I will honour Christmas in my heart, and keep it there all the year.

This is quite the season indeed for friendly meetings. At Christmas every body invites their friends about them, and people think little of even the worst weather

Our hearts grow tender with childhood memories and love of kindred, and we are better throughout the year for having, in spirit, become a child again at Christmastime.

Pray, dear madam, another glass; it is Christmas time, it will do you no harm.

Maybe Christmas, he thought, doesn't come from a store. Maybe Christmas . . . perhaps . . .means a little bit more!

Christmas was close at hand, in all his bluff and hearty honesty; it was the season of hospitality, merriment, and open-heartedness

So now is come our joyful feast, Let every man be jolly; Each room with ivy leaves is dressed, And every post with holly.

I heard the bells on Christmas day Their old familiar carols play, And wild and sweet the words repeat Of peace on earth, good will to men.

The rooms were very still while the pages were softly turned and the winter sunshine crept in to touch the bright heads and serious faces with a Christmas greeting.

Finally, something for the Scrooge in your life. 😉

Every idiot who goes about with 'Merry Christmas' on his lips, should be boiled with his own pudding, and buried with a stake of holly through his heart


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