"Now I'm an old Christmas tree, the roots of which have died. They just come along and while the little needles fall off me replace them with medallions."
"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."Orson Welles on Calvin Coolidge
"He who has not Christmas in his heart will never find it under a tree."Orson Welles on Roy L. Smith
"The main reason Santa is so jolly is because he knows where all the bad girls live."Orson Welles on George Carlin
"Maybe Christmas, the Grinch thought, doesn't come from a store."Orson Welles on Dr. Seuss
"A good conscience is a continual Christmas."Orson Welles on Benjamin Franklin
"The enemy of society is middle class and the enemy of life is middle age."
"We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone."
"The enemy of art is the absence of limitations."
"The best thing commercially, which is the worst artistically, by and large, is the most successful."
"If there hadn't been women we'd still be squatting in a cave eating raw meat, because we made civilization in order to impress our girlfriends."