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Quotes about special days from throughout the year

April 1. This is the day upon which we are reminded of what we are on the other three hundred and sixty-four. Mark Twain

April Fools’ Day – Mark Twain

April 1st. This date, also known as April Fools’ Day is widely recognized and celebrated as a day when people play practical jokes and hoaxes on each other. People delight in seeing who falls for their jokes, and many often do. Mark Twain in Pudd’nhead Wilson and Other Tales wrote this famous quote about this […]

An Irish toast for Saint Patrick's Day'

An Irish Toast to Saint Patrick

This is an Irish toast that can be said on Saint Patrick’s Day (March 17th). It reminds people of what he did (driving the snakes from Ireland). Saint Patrick was a gentleman, who through strategy and stealth Drove all the snakes from Ireland, here’s a drink to his health! But not too many drinks, lest […]

You do not need a specific calendar date to express love. You should do it on every occasion.

You do not need a specific date to express love

You do know that you can be romantic on more than one day a year, don’t you? In fact, I think romantic things are more appreciated when they are done on any day other than February 14th because they are unexpected. It shows that what you have done (a small gift, a little note or […]

Love - a wildly misunderstood although highly desirable malfunction of the heart which weakens the brain, causes eyes to sparkle, cheeks to glow, blood pressure to rise and the lips to pucker.

Love – misunderstood yet desirable

Yes, love often does interesting things to people. Love – a wildly misunderstood although highly desirable malfunction of the heart which weakens the brain, causes eyes to sparkle, cheeks to glow, blood pressure to rise and the lips to pucker. Has this happened to you when you are in love?

The Eskimos had fifty-two names for snow because it was important to them: there ought to be as many for love. - Margaret Atwood

The Eskimos have fifty-two names for snow

Why can’t we have more words to express Love in English? Your love for your parents is different from the love you have for your pet (I hope). Your love for your brother or sister is different from your love for your partner. Your love of chocolate is different from the love of a parent. […]

Nothing's as mean as giving a little child something useful for Christmas. - Kin Hubbard

Giving a little child something useful for Christmas

Let’s be honest. What do kids think about the most during Christmas? It’s all about opening presents on Christmas morning. It’s only once a year where you can see their eyes light up in delight after they’ve ripped away the Christmas wrapping and find a toy, a game or whatever else they may (or may […]

The main reason Santa is so jolly is because he knows where all the bad girls live. George Carlin

The main reason Santa is so jolly

The main reason Santa is so jolly is because he knows where all the bad girls live. ― George Carlin Yes, and lately those “girls” in their twenties and thirties seem to have been especially bad. No wonder Santa Claus always has a big smile on his face. Have you been good this year?

Remember, if Christmas isn't found in your heart, you won't find it under the tree - Charlotte Carpenter

If Christmas isn’t found in your heart…

Remember, if Christmas isn’t found in your heart, you won’t find it under the tree – Charlotte Carpenter If you think that Christmas is all about what you find under the Christmas tree, then you are wrong. Christmas isn’t just about getting presents; it’s about thinking about other people. And here we aren’t talking about […]