quote by Hamilton Wright Mabie

Blessed is the season which engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love.

— Hamilton Wright Mabie

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Greeting card quote We cannot change the cards we are dealt, just how we play the hand ~Randy Pausch

We cannot change the cards we are dealt, just how we play the hand ~Randy Pausch

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Gifts of time and love are surely the basic ingredients of a truly merry Christmas.

Remember This December, That love weighs more than gold!

Greeting card quote Home is where someone runs to greet you.

Home is where someone runs to greet you.

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

I ignore Hallmark Holidays. And this comes from a guy who has sold a million Opus greeting cards.

I squirrel away sealed greeting cards that people give me so I can open them later when I'm having a bad day.

Our hearts grow tender with childhood memories and love of kindred, and we are better throughout the year for having, in spirit, become a child again at Christmas-time.

O Christmas Sun! What holy task is thine! To fold a world in the embrace of God!

To your enemy, forgiveness. To an opponent, tolerance. To a friend, heart. To a customer, service. To all, charity. To every child, a good example. To you, respect.

The worst gift is a fruitcake. There is only one fruitcake in the entire world, and people keep sending it to each other.

Nothing's as mean as giving a little child something useful for Christmas.

If women were in charge of all the world's nations, there would be sincerely believe this - no military conflicts, and when there WAS a military conflict, everybody involved would feel just awful and there would soon be a high-level exchange of notes written on greeting cards with flowers on the front, followed by a Peace Luncheon

the joy that you give to others is the joy that comes back to you

It is Christmas in the heart that puts Christmas in the air.

Great little One! whose all-embracing birth Lifts Earth to Heaven, stoops Heaven to Earth.

For centuries men have kept an appointment with Christmas.

Christmas means fellowship, feasting, giving and receiving, a time of good cheer, home.

Some days I do appreciate things more, eggs, flowers, but then I decide I'm only having an attack of sentimentality, my brain going pastel Technicolor, like a beautiful-sunset greeting cards they used to make so many of in California. High-gloss hearts. The danger is grayout.

We are so convinced of the goodness of ourselves, and the goodness of our love, we cannot bear to believe that there might be something more worthy of love than us, more worthy of worship. Greeting cards routinely tell us everybody deserves love. No. Everybody deserves clean water. Not everybody deserves love all the time.

Blessed is the season which engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love.

It is Christmas in the heart that puts Christmas in the air.

Roses are reddish Violets are bluish If it weren't for Christmas We'd all be Jewish.

Christmas is for children. But it is for grownups too. Even if it is a headache, a chore, and nightmare, it is a period of necessary defrosting of chill and hide bound hearts.

Greeting cards routinely tell us everybody deserves love.

No. Everybody deserves clean water. Not everybody deserves love all the time.

That's the true spirit of Christmas; people being helped by people other than me.

Each time you toss out a 'singing' greeting card, you are disposing of more computing power than existed in the entire world before 1950.

I do like Christmas on the whole.... In its clumsy way, it does approach Peace and Goodwill. But it is clumsier every year.

Don't poets know it Better than others? God can't be always everywhere: and, so, Invented Mothers

Why are we not grateful to God for filling our stockings with legs?

Valentine's Day was created by the greeting card industry to get pussy.

And the more you spend in blessing The poor and lonely and sad, The more of your heart's possessing Returns to you glad.

We can talk about courage and love and compassion until we sound like a greeting card store, but unless we're willing to have an honest conversation about what gets in the way of putting these into practice in our daily lives, we will never change. Never, ever.

To say that George Lucas cannot write a love scene is an understatement;

greeting cards have expressed more passion.

Oh! lovely voices of the sky Which hymned the Saviour's birth, Are ye not singing still on high, Ye that sang, "Peace on earth"?

Let me say something about that word: miracle.

For too long it's been used to characterize things or events that, though pleasant, are entirely normal. Peeping chicks at Easter time, spring generally, a clear sunrise after an overcast week--a miracle, people say, as if they've been educated from greeting cards.

Romance isn't about proving to someone you love them with flowers and greeting cards and chocolate. Or even a lock on a fence. It's a daily reminder. It's saying, I choose you. Today and every day.

I'm not sure I knew what an entrepreneur was when I was ten, but I knew that starting little businesses and trying to sell greeting cards or newspapers door-to-door or just vending machine kind of thing is.. there's just something very intriguing to me about that.

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