Quote of the Day – December 13, 2019

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“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!”
― Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Quote of the Day – December 12. 2019

1370300“Santa Claus has nothing to do with it,” the latke said. “Christmas and Hanukah are completely different things.”

“But different things can often blend together,” said the pine tree. “Let me tell you a funny story about pagan rituals.”
― Lemony Snicket, The Latke Who Couldn’t Stop Screaming: A Christmas Story

Quote of the Day- December 10, 2019

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“I sincerely hope your Christmas…may abound in the gaieties which the season generally brings…

Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice

Quote of the Day- December 9, 2019

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. I was snowed up at a friend’s house once for a week. Nothing could be pleasanter.

Emma, Jane Austen

Quote of the Day – December 2, 2019

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“Christmas is a time in which, of all times in the year, the memory of every remediable sorrow, wrong, and trouble in the world around us, should be active with us, not less than our own experiences, for all good.”
― Charles Dickens, The Haunted Man and the Ghost’s Bargain