"Well, because I have twin seven-year-old boys, I enjoy the gift giving stuff a great deal. We do both Hanukkah and Christmas, so it is a costly, though extremely pleasing proposition."
"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."Fred Melamed on Calvin Coolidge
"He who has not Christmas in his heart will never find it under a tree."Fred Melamed on Roy L. Smith
"The main reason Santa is so jolly is because he knows where all the bad girls live."Fred Melamed on George Carlin
"Maybe Christmas, the Grinch thought, doesn't come from a store."Fred Melamed on Dr. Seuss
"A good conscience is a continual Christmas."Fred Melamed on Benjamin Franklin
"I have two young children with autism. What could they have ever done to deserve that? What kind of a God allows the innocent to suffer? It's a mystery. Yet still, I believe in God."