"If you think Independence Day is America's defining holiday, think again. Thanksgiving deserves that title, hands-down."
"Be thankful for what you have you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough."Tony Snow on Oprah Winfrey
"I celebrated Thanksgiving in an old-fashioned way. I invited everyone in my neighborhood to my house, we had an enormous feast, and then I killed them and took their land."Tony Snow on Jon Stewart
"The thankful receiver bears a plentiful harvest."Tony Snow on William Blake
"Gratitude is the inward feeling of kindness received. Thankfulness is the natural impulse to express that feeling. Thanksgiving is the following of that impulse."Tony Snow on Henry Van Dyke
"Thanksgiving dinners take eighteen hours to prepare. They are consumed in twelve minutes. Half-times take twelve minutes. This is not coincidence."Tony Snow on Erma Bombeck
"The art of being sick is not the same as the art of getting well."
"Voting is a right best exercised by people who have taken time to learn about the issues."
"To have faith is to believe in truth, believe that truth confers special power on those lucky enough to get a little insight, and to know in our hearts that all these things come from God, which is why we should never get too cocky about our successes."
"Yet, it ought to be obvious that good music generally occupies a higher plane that mere politics. Great writers can express moods through melody and capture experiences we share most powerfully - love, lust, longing joy, rage, fear triumph, yearning and confusion."
"Somewhere near you, somebody right now is trying to help the indigent and poor - providing food, shelter, clothing or simple kindness."