"Christmas, children, is not a date. It is a state of mind."
"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."Mary Ellen Chase on Calvin Coolidge
"He who has not Christmas in his heart will never find it under a tree."Mary Ellen Chase on Roy L. Smith
"The main reason Santa is so jolly is because he knows where all the bad girls live."Mary Ellen Chase on George Carlin
"Maybe Christmas, the Grinch thought, doesn't come from a store."Mary Ellen Chase on Dr. Seuss
"A good conscience is a continual Christmas."Mary Ellen Chase on Benjamin Franklin