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Positive Quotes about Holiday

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The best of all gifts around any Christmas tree
is the presence of a happy family all wrapped up in each other.
- Burton Hills

Related topics: Family Relationship

What if Christmas, he thought, doesn't come from a store.
What if Christmas, perhaps, means a little bit more.
- Dr. Seuss

A holiday, the day I first named you, "friend."
- Mary Anne Radmacher

I think one of the finest gifts I can give
my friends in the holiday season is to pause
with a long enough quality to actually SEE them.
My calm, unhurried presence communicates
this gift of a message, "I see you. I recognize you.
I remember our times of together
and am contributing right now to another quality memory.
I value you and honor and take the time,
right this moment to pause long enough to truly notice you."
- Mary Anne Radmacher

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A systemic cleansing and detox is definitely the way
to go after each holiday.
It is the key to fighting high blood pressure,
heart disease, cancer, and other health-related illnesses.
- Lee Haney

April in Paris, chestnuts in blossom,
holiday tables under the trees.
- E. Y. Harburg

Christmas is a holiday that persecutes the lonely,
the frayed, and the rejected.
- Jimmy Cannon

 

My father was in the civil service.
I can remember standing in a bus shelter in the pouring rain,
and that we were allowed candy floss at the end of
the holiday if we had behaved.
- Honor Blackman

The second trial was a fair trial.
I do not call it a second trial.
I call it a fair trial, as opposed to the first trial,
which was an unfair trial, a Roman holiday.
- Sam Sheppard

I wrapped that Monday and started on my third episode
for Miss Match on Thursday of that same week and we
just wrapped yesterday cause it was split over the holiday.
- Charisma Carpenter

I have been keeping myself fit.
I am going on holiday next week in the Mediterranean
so that I can really unwind after the football season and have a rest.
- David Ginola

Retirement may be looked upon either as a prolonged
holiday or as a rejection,
a being thrown on to the scrap-heap.
- Simone de Beauvoir

When I did Taming of the Shrew, I was very tired,
and I decided to have a holiday and make a documentary.
- Diane Cilento

I grew up in the 1950s and '60s, when it was almost
a holiday when a black act would go on Ed Sullivan.
- Al Sharpton

In August most of Europe goes on holiday.
- Tony Visconti

Since I'm always working, my best holiday memories
are definitely when I can just go home and spend time with my family.
- Chris Brown

The sea from Dunkirk to Dover during these days of
the evacuation looked like any coastal road in England on a bank holiday.
It was solid with shipping.
- Douglas Bader

Who the hell wants fourteen pairs of shoes when they
go on holiday? I haven't had fourteen pairs in my life.
- Brian Clough

I don't want to go to the Bahamas on holiday.
I hate islands.
I want to go to Brittany, where it's cold and raining,
and there's nothing fancy about it.
- Julie Delpy

Christmas is the antithesis of Thanksgiving.
Christmas is pretty much a man-made holiday.
- John Clayton

A perpetual holiday is a good working definition of hell.
- George Bernard Shaw

I was trying to do Billie Holiday, because she was
the voice to be heard at that time.
- Ruth Brown

I know the history of the record business so well because
I followed Billie Holiday into the record studios.
It was so primitive compared to the sophisticated business today.
- Tony Bennett

For me, one of the greatest things about living in the United States
is that we have a national holiday - Thanksgiving Day -
dedicated to honoring gratitude.
Having gratitude is one of the keys to a happy life.
Let every day be a day of profound thanksgiving.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I've just been on a once-in-a-lifetime holiday.
I'll tell you what, never again.
- Tim Vine

Billie Holiday I never met, but I love her music.
- Nichelle Nichols

This is such a special summer holiday for me.
I haven't known myself so relaxed in years.
- Kylie Minogue

I love oldies just kind of sweet, slinky,
Fifties music.
The slow stuff.
And Billie Holiday.
- Nastassja Kinski

A holiday is when you celebrate something that's all finished up,
that happened a long time ago and now there's nothing
left to celebrate but the dead.
- Abraham Polonsky

Every day is a good day to make a resolution
for beginning a new way of living,
but the New Year's Day holiday provides a good focus
for reviewing our lives and resolving
to live each day with conscious attention.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Once again, we come to the Holiday Season,
a deeply religious time that each of us observes,
in his own way, by going to the mall of his choice.
- Dave Barry

I don't want to spend the next two years in Holiday Inns.
- Walter F. Mondale

I loved Billie Holiday more than any other person other
than myself on the stage.
Yeah, I do.
- Abbey Lincoln

If you think Independence Day is America's defining holiday,
think again.
Thanksgiving deserves that title, hands-down.
- Tony Snow

We're going to do something that's really unprecedented
in the industry by launching the console in all three
major markets for the same holiday.
It's never been done before.
- J Allard

I have been determined for the past couple of years
to move away from all those Holiday programmes.
- Jill Dando

I do not read SF as much as I used to.
It's too much like a busman's holiday.
- Jack L. Chalker

I've just finished my next collection,
Possible Side Effects, and I'm now working on a collection
of holiday stories as well as a memoir about my relationship with my father.
- Augusten Burroughs

Every man who possibly can should force himself to
a holiday of a full month in a year,
whether he feels like taking it or not.
- William James

I love to sing old Motown songs to myself,
or some Patti Smith Edith Piaf or Billie Holiday.
That gets me in the mood for singing.
- Siobhan Fahey

I started out Ice skating with Holiday On Ice and just
got offered the part of R2 by chance.
- Kenny Baker

If we celebrate Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday at
a time of presidential inaugurals,
this is thanks to Ronald Reagan who created the holiday,
and not to the Democratic Congress of the Carter years,
which rejected it.
- David Horowitz

I have had a holiday, and I'd like to take it up professionally.
- Kylie Minogue

My favorite holiday spot has to be New York,
on the St.
Lawrence River.
Without a doubt that area there is perfect for me.
Very, very spacious.
It's nice.
- Tom Felton

When Billie Holiday sings a song, I hear the song,
but I always hear her and her truth.
- Tom Wopat

After all, the best part of a holiday is perhaps not
so much to be resting yourself,
as to see all the other fellows busy working.
- Kenneth Grahame

When I came to England at the very beginning of commercial
television it was easy for me because I was only doing
one or two shows a week at most.
It was really a holiday.
- Richard Lester

There are a lot of Grinches out there that would like
nothing better than to take any references to religion
out of the holiday season.
- Ernest Istook

The proper behavior all through the holiday season is to be drunk.
This drunkenness culminates on New Year's Eve,
when you get so drunk you kiss the person you're married to.
- P. J. O'Rourke

I went out every single night so I was never alone with my stepfather.
At 12, I stopped going on holiday with them.
The times I was alone with him I always made sure I was all covered up.
- Christine Keeler

I knew there was something I had to do yesterday.
I couldn't remember what it is.
I can't figure it out.
I know it's a holiday.
I know I don't have a meeting.
It's very confusing.
- Jennifer Beals

Don't threaten me with love, baby.
Let's just go walking in the rain.
- Billie Holiday

Sometimes it's worse to win a fight than to lose.
- Billie Holiday

Dope never helped anybody sing better or play music
better or do anything better.
All dope can do for you is kill you -
and kill you the long,
slow, hard way.
- Billie Holiday

Mom and Pop were just a couple of kids when they got married.
He was eighteen, she was sixteen and I was three.
- Billie Holiday

One of the wonderful things about this glorious holiday
trip I'm on is that I'm in public with people.
It hasn't been inclined...
I don't know - something to do with the death of my wife.
It's inclined to make me isolated.
- Jeremy Brett

If I don't have friends, then I ain't got nothing.
- Billie Holiday

I like to compare the holiday season with the way a
child listens to a favorite story.
The pleasure is in the familiar way the story begins,
the anticipation of familiar turns it takes,
the familiar moments of suspense, and the familiar climax and ending.
- Fred Rogers

If you copy, it means you're working without any real feeling.
No two people on earth are alike, and it's got to be
that way in music or it isn't music.
- Billie Holiday

One day a whole damn song fell into place in my head.
- Billie Holiday

I can only say the first thing that pops into my mind is I remember,
years ago, seeing kind of a has-been country singer working -
when I first moved to Nashville -
in a bar in a Holiday Inn.
- Jimmy Buffett

All dope can do for you is kill you...
the long hard way.
And it can kill the people you love right along with you.
- Billie Holiday

People don't understand the kind of fight it takes
to record what you want to record the way you want to record it.
- Billie Holiday

I'm always making a comeback but nobody ever tells me where I've been.
- Billie Holiday

I never had a chance to play with dolls like other kids.
I started working when I was six years old.
- Billie Holiday

There is no racial or ethnic involvement in Thanksgiving,
and people who may be very distant from the Christian
system can see the beauty and the positive spirit that comes from the holiday.
- John Clayton

Wal-Mart doesn't really care about your faith.
Wal-Mart cares if you have money to spend,
and it is going to be as generic as possible in exploiting
the holiday season for every buck it can make.
- Richard Roeper

But to make a holiday record that involves favorite
American songs and then also get to sing about Jesus birth,
it just seemed like a real easy, subtle way to combine
a couple of things that I love.
- Amy Grant

With all of the holiday cheer in the air,
it's easy to overlook the ingredients in the foods.
Ingredients such as salt, sugar, and fat -
all of which leads to diseases such as high blood pressure,
diabetes, strokes, heart disease, and cancer.
- Lee Haney

No two people on earth are alike, and it's got to be
that way in music or it isn't music.
- Billie Holiday

Love is like a faucet, it turns off and on.
- Billie Holiday


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