"As dry leaves that before the wild hurricane fly, when they meet with an obstacle, mount to the sky. So up to the house-top the coursers they flew, with the sleigh full of toys, and St. Nicholas too."
"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."Clement Clarke Moore on Calvin Coolidge
"He who has not Christmas in his heart will never find it under a tree."Clement Clarke Moore on Roy L. Smith
"The main reason Santa is so jolly is because he knows where all the bad girls live."Clement Clarke Moore on George Carlin
"Maybe Christmas, the Grinch thought, doesn't come from a store."Clement Clarke Moore on Dr. Seuss
"A good conscience is a continual Christmas."Clement Clarke Moore on Benjamin Franklin
"T'was the night before Christmas, when all through the house, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse."