17 Christmas Card Quotes

Add a Special Touch to Your Christmas Cards With These Christmas Card Quotes

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This Christmas, add a special touch to your Christmas cards with these wonderful Christmas card quotes. Write the most appropriate quote on it, and your greeting card will stand out in a pile of other Christmas cards.

Secular Quotes for Christmas Cards

Charles Schulz 
"Christmas is doing a little something extra for someone."

Helen Steiner Rice

"Peace on earth will come to stay,
When we live Christmas every day."

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

Winston Churchill
"We make a living by what we get but we make a life by what we give. "

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

Bess Streeter Aldrich
" Christmas Eve was a night of song that wrapped itself about you like a shawl. But it warmed more than your body. It warmed your heart... filled it, too, with a melody that would last forever."

John Greenleaf Whittier
"A little smile, a word of cheer, A bit of love from someone near, A little gift from one held dear, Best wishes for the coming year… These make a Merry Christmas!"

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

John Greenleaf Whittier
Somehow, not only for Christmas
But all the long year through,
The joy that you give to others
Is the joy that comes back to you.

Bob Hope
My idea of Christmas, whether old-fashioned or modern, is very simple: loving others. Come to think of it, why do we have to wait for Christmas to do that?

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

Religious Quotes for Christmas Cards

George Mathew Adams
"Let us remember that the Christmas heart is a giving heart, a wide open heart that thinks of others first. The birth of the baby Jesus stands as the most significant event in all history because it has meant the pouring into a sick world of the healing medicine of love which has transformed all manner of hearts for almost two thousand years. Underneath all the bulging bundles is this beating Christmas heart."

Grace Noll Crowell
"Whatever else be lost among the years, Let us keep Christmas still a shining thing: Whatever doubts assail us, or what fears, Let us hold close one day, remembering its poignant meaning for the hearts of men. Let us get back our childlike faith again."

Helen Steiner Rice
Bless us Lord, this Christmas, with quietness of mind; Teach us to be patient and always to be kind."

Eva K. Logue
"A Christmas candle is a lovely thing; It makes no noise at all, But softly gives itself away; While quite unselfish, it grows small."

Charles Dickens
"For it is good to be children sometimes, and never better than at Christmas, when its mighty Founder was a child Himself."

Luke, 2:14
"Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, good will toward men."

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