Then the Grinch thought of something he hadn't before. What if Christmas, he thought, doesn't come from a store. What if Christmas, perhaps, means a little bit more.
"You stink. You smell like beef and cheese! You don't smell like Santa."
Charlie Brown: "Rats. Nobody sent me a Christmas card today. I almost wish there weren't a holiday season. I know nobody likes me. Why do we have to have a holiday season to emphasize it?"
"Don't cry, Karen, Frosty's not gone for good. You see, he was made out of Christmas snow and Christmas snow can never disappear completely. It sometimes goes away for almost a year at a time and takes the form of spring and summer rain. But you can bet your boots that when a good, jolly December wind kisses it, it will turn into Christmas snow all over again."
George Bailey: Just remember this, Mr. Potter: that this rabble you're talking about, they do most of the working and paying and living and dying in this community. Well, is it too much to have them work and pay and live and die in a couple of decent rooms and a bath?
Uh, since the United States Government declares this man to be Santa Claus, this court will not dispute it. Case dismissed.
I'm gonna be bad and save Santa the trip! - rist2796
Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful. ~Norman Vincent Peale - ♥ Hazed ♥