Christmas makes everything twice as sad.
Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.
I love Christmas. I really do love Christmas. I love being with my family and I love snow. I love the music and the lights and all of it.
I send my thoughts afar, and let them paint your Christmas Day at home.
My grandson sees me as Lois on TV every Christmas, and that scores me points.
[Jay Williams likely is out of any Heat short-term plans. Agent Bill Duffy said that the former Duke guard still has work left before an NBA return.] I think he's probably 80 percent there, ... We think he'll be all the way back by Christmas, maybe the All-Star break.
I guess this feels like four Birthdays and four Christmases, ... First, we're going to see family and have dinner. I want to see everybody again-- just kind of see who grew up and who changed.
To start with, we were advised not to sue. That was the week before Christmas, but shortly after that we were advised to get an attorney.
So how was Christmas for you guys? Did you all get lots of nice black tee shirts?
When we found out that he got hurt, we knew it would be about 6-8 weeks at the minimum, which put us right around Christmas time. He was working 1-1½ hours a day, working out trying to get the shoulder better.
Christmas is a season for kindling the fire for hospitality in the hall, the genial flame of charity in the heart.
And the Grinch, with his Grinch-feet ice cold in the snow, stood puzzling and puzzling, how could it be so? It came without ribbons. It came without tags. It came without packages, boxes or bags. And he puzzled and puzzled 'till his puzzler was sore. Then the Grinch thought of something he hadn't before. What if Christmas, he thought, doesn't come from a store. What if Christmas, perhaps, means a little bit more.
A Christmas Carol is such a fool-proof story you can't louse it up.
It's nice because Christmas is over and Thanksgiving is over. You've got to have something to look forward to.
Look, there is one of our deer. There were three of them feeding out there while we ate Christmas dinner.
We had guests and hotel owners asking us about offering a gift card. We're excited that now we can respond to that customer demand. Be it graduation or Mother's Day, a birthday or Valentine's Day, Christmas or Hanukkah--or if you're looking for a corporate incentive--we've got the perfect answer: a Choice Hotels gift card.
I think the people who are making Christmas-themed movies today feel that people are more cynical about Christmas. There's more of an edge.
I once bought my kids a set of batteries for Christmas with a note on it saying, toys not included.
Now, a lot of what we are doing right now, quite frankly, is because of what happened on Christmas. Many of the things were kind of in the works. We were already planning, for example, the purchase and deployment of advanced imaging technology. You call them body scanners. We call them AITs (Advanced Imaging Technologies).
So we're considering doing a new Christmas album, because there's been Christmas episodes since then, and maybe finally do the version of "The Most Offensive Song Ever" with lyrics intact.
We consider Christmas as the encounter, the great encounter, the historical encounter, the decisive encounter, between God and mankind. He who has faith knows this truly; let him rejoice.
Basically, since Christmas, Julie has been stepping up and making plays for us.
It's a night we hate to go out. Christmas is bad just because it's that day. But people stay home that day. On New Year's, everybody's out driving.
We weren't really able to put them (Yuba City) away. But I was impressed with them - they've come a long way since we saw them play in a Christmas tournament earlier this season.
When I came back from the East Coast from Christmas break, it wasn't like I didn't want to come back. When I got off the plane, I felt like this was my home.