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Exciting Holiday Quotes

Get in the holiday spirit right away with these uplifting quotes. With an abundance of food, gifts and family, we always have much to look forward to at this time of the year. No matter what your favorite holiday indulgence is, chances are you're not alone!

A little bit of holiday cheer is enough to brighten anyone's day. Between Halloween, Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Christmas and finally New Years, there's plenty of celebrating to get started on. It's never too early to get excited for the best time of the year.

These joyful and funny quotes about holidays are everything you didn't know you needed! Some of our favorite celebrities and writers have some interesting takes on these special occasions.

Cheerful Holiday Quotes

  • "Never worry about the size of your Christmas tree. In the eyes of children, they are all 30 feet tall." - Larry Wilde

  • "Winter is the time for comfort, for good food and warmth, for the touch of a friendly hand and for a talk beside the fire: it is the time for home." - Edith Sitwell

  • "Santa Claus has the right idea. Visit people once a year." - Victor Borge

  • "You can tell a lot about a person by the way they handle three things: a rainy day, lost luggage and tangled Christmas tree lights." - Maya Angelou

  • "A friend is a gift you give yourself." - Robert Louis Stevenson

  • "I am grateful for what I am and have. My Thanksgiving is perpetual." - Henry David Thoreau

  • "Life is all about balance, and there are certain times of the year - birthday, anniversary, holidays - that are meant to be enjoyed without guilt. That being said, Thanksgiving is a meal - it's not a Thanksgiving day, and it's not a Thanksgiving week." - Harley Pasternak

Delightful Quotes About Holidays

  • "Sharing the holiday with other people, and feeling that you’re giving of yourself, gets you past all the commercialism." - Caroline Kennedy

  • "The best way to celebrate the holidays is with some delicious food." - Rachel Hollis

  • "As we struggle with shopping lists and invitations, compounded by December’s bad weather, it is good to be reminded that there are people in our lives who are worth this aggravation, and people to whom we are worth the same." - Donald E. Westlake

  • "Holidays - any holiday - are such a great opportunity to focus on bringing the family together." - Lidia Bastianich

  • "Christmas is the season when you buy this year’s gifts with next year’s money. Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don’t have, you will never, ever have enough." - Oprah Winfrey

  • "Blessed is the season which engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love." - Hamilton Wright Mabie

  • "It is tenderness for the past, courage for the present, hope for the future. It is a fervent wish that every cup may overflow with blessings rich and eternal, and that every path may lead to peace." - Agnes M. Pharo

Our Favorite Holiday Quotes

  • "Holidays are about experiences and people, and tuning into what you feel like doing at that moment. Enjoy not having to look at a watch." - Evelyn Glennie

  • "The smell of pine needles, spruce and the smell of a Christmas tree - those to me, are the scents of the holidays." - Blake Lively

  • "Love the giver more than the gift." - Brigham Young

  • "Nothing says holidays, like a cheese log." - Ellen DeGeneres

  • "There are three stages of man: he believes in Santa Claus; he does not believe in Santa Claus; he is Santa Claus." - Bob Phillips

  • "For me, I think everybody with half a heart tries to do their best to do their part of good during the holiday season." - Darren Criss

  • "Small cheer and great welcome make a merry feast." - William Shakespeare

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