Top Inspirational Christmas Quotes
What a way to reflect on the Yuletide season with inspirational Christmas quotes from American thinkers!
Great men and women from the Land of Milk and Honey have put in words what we want to express as sweetly and sincerely in action.
Here’s our Top-Five List of inspirational Christmas quotes by America’s greatest thinkers to stimulate thoughts and emotions in this very meaningful season:
Inspirational Christmas Quotes #5
It is from John Calvin Coolidge Jr, 30th President of the United States whose biographer once described him as having embodied the spirit and hopes on the middle class, and as having interpreted their longings and express their opinions.
That he did represent the genius of the average is the most convincing proof of his strength…”Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas.”
Inspirational Christmas Quotes #4
This one is from another John: John Greenleaf Whittier, influential poet who had ardently advocated the abolition of slavery in the United States.“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. And the more you spend in blessing, The poor and lonely and sad, The more of your heart’s possessing, Returns to you glad.”
Inspirational Christmas Quotes #3
It’s from another poet, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow regarded the world over as the best and most distinguished port that the country had ever produced.
Inspirational Christmas Quotes #2
It is from the progenitor of the theory of “positive thinking”: Norman Vincent Peale, whose book on the subject of applying optimism to bring out the best in reality has sold at least five million copies in 42 languages.
Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.
Inspirational Christmas Quotes #1
This is from one of America’s most-cherished women, Hellen Adams Keller, nicknamed the Miracle Worker, Spirit of Courage, among many. Despite her congenital deafblindedness, Keller emerged as a world-renowned advocate for people with disabilities.
In her lifetime, she traveled to at least 39 countries, and published more than a dozen books, including her autobiography, The Story of My Life.
“The only blind person at Christmastime is he who has not Christmas in his heart.”
You can watch this amazing “The Miracle Worker” movie trailer below:
Wow, upliflting indeed. Share with me more inspirational Christmas quotes of great men and women who think and best of all feel! You san see here more famous Christmas quotes…
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