Quotes - December

Quotes about December by topic: Christmas and December, Love and December, December features, People and December, Year and December, Nature and December, Future and December, Cold and December, Gardening and December, Walking and December, Ghosts and December, Autumn and December, Snow and December, Roses and December, etc.

Christmas and December

Merry Christmas, Merry Christmas . . . Sweet December song! The melody that saved me on those less than silent nights. (George Michael)
Fairy lights in December – who is still looking at the sky! (Brigitte Fuchs)
Christmas sits like a black hole on the calendar. Just try scheduling a meeting at work the month of December. (Andrew Shaffer)
When I was a child, my December weekends were spent making cards, decorating the tree, hanging the wreath and preparing brandy butter and peppermint creams. (Pippa Middleton)
I’m bad on Valentine’s Day, but even worse on Christmas. I go shopping at nine o’clock on December 24th every year. Nobody else is there. I’m in Toys’R’Us all by myself. I get there five minutes before closing. (Jamie Foxx)
As a child, I was bonkers for Christmas. The entire month of December, I couldn’t sleep at night from anticipation. (Rosecrans Baldwin)
When I was a kid, my sisters and I used to get a little present in our stocking each day of December, usually an ornament, some sweets, or a little toy. (Birgitte Hjort Sorensen)
I detest ‘Jingle Bells,’ ‘White Christmas,’ ‘Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer,’ and the obscene spending bonanza that nowadays seems to occupy not just December, but November and much of October, too. (Richard Dawkins)

Love and December

Will you love me in December as you do in May? (Jack Kerouac)
Remember this December, that love weighs more than gold. (Josephine Dodge Daskam Bacon)
Do your heart and head keep pace? When does hoary Love expire, when do frosts put out the fire? Can its embers burn below all that chill December snow? (Edmund Clarence Stedman)
Who is not a love seeker when December comes? Even children pray to Santa Claus. (Rod McKuen)
Will love be true as December frost, or fickle and fall like the rose in June? (Clement Scott)
Men are April when they woo, December when they wed. Maids are May when they are maids, but the sky changes when they are wives. (William Shakespeare)

December features

There’s something super special about December. (Charmaine J. Forde)
December was a horrible month. (Sandy Bryant)
Chill December brings the sleet, Blazing fire, and Christmas treat. (Sara Coleridge)
December is a month that is rife with nostalgia. If there’s anything deep in your heart that you want to keep buried, you can count on December to bring it to the surface. (Lois Duncan)
You know what, December’s a funny time of the year, because the weather changes, the central heating comes on; sometimes you can get colds and coughs and flu. (Phil Taylor)

People and December

It is December, and nobody asked if I was ready. (Sarah Kay)
December isn’t easygoing for most, it’s stressful. (Klaus Klages)
An easy thing to have in December is composure. (Alphonse Allais)
Even now it seems to me that December is the month of the year when good fairies come down to earth and interfere in people’s lives… (Constantin Weriguine)
As we struggle with shopping lists and invitations, compounded by December’s bad weather, it is good to be reminded that there are people in our lives who are worth this aggravation, and people to whom we are worth the same. (Donald E. Westlake)

Year and December

Of all the months of the year there is not a month one half so welcome to the young, or so full of happy associations, as the last month of the year. (Charles Dickens)
Farewell, old year; we walk no more together; I catch the sweetness of thy latest sigh . . . Here in the dim light of a grey December we part in smiles. (Sarah Doudney)
Year’s end is neither an end nor a beginning but a going on, with all the wisdom that experience can instill in us. (Hal Borland)
The December – January period is the strongest time of the year. It is an easy time to shift states of mind. (Frederick Lenz)

Nature and December

Beautiful is the day of December warmth, when mists thicken the air and ripe drops of pure fruits comfort the barrenness of winter branches. (Bella Akhmadulina)
The crisp path through the field in this December snow, in the deep dark, where we trod the buried grass like ghosts on dry toast. (Dylan Thomas)
The sun that brief December day Rose cheerless over hills of gray, And, darkly circled, gave at noon A sadder light than waning moon. (John Greenleaf Whittier)

Quotes about nature

Future and December

No matter what the fortune tellers say, the year will always end in December. (Lope de Vega)
December, being the last month of the year, cannot help but make us think of what is to come. (Fennel Hudson)
In December people give no thought to the Past or the Future. They thing only of the Present. (Carolyn Wells)

Cold and December

The cold is coming. December’s winter solstice. Start of the season. (Robert Pettit)
December’s immaculate coldness feels warm. December feels like blood. (Zinaida Gippius)
December’s wintery breath is already clouding the pond, frosting the pane, obscuring summer’s memory. (John Geddes)

Gardening and December

The gardening season officially begins on January 1st, and ends on December. (Marie Huston)
December is by no means good for fir or spruce. (Klaus Klages)
A bare tree stands with roots on both ends in December days. (Kiran Bantawa)

Quotes about gardening

Walking and December

No matter what my fortune may be, or where I may roam, in December, I’ll be going home. (Floyd Huddleston)
This looks like a December day, it looks like we’ve come to the end of the way. (Willie Nelson)
He had been walking for a long time, ever since dark in fact, and dark falls soon in December. (Charlotte Riddell)

Quotes about walking

Ghosts and December

Throughout my teenage years, I read ‘A Christmas Carol’ by Charles Dickens every December. It was a story that never failed to excite me, for as well as being a Dickens enthusiast, I have always loved ghost stories. (John Boyne)
There must be something ghostly in the air of Christmas. Something about the close, muggy atmosphere that draws up the ghosts, like the dampness of the summer rains brings out the frogs and snails. (Jerome K. Jerome)

Autumn and December

When dark December glooms the day, and takes our autumn joys away. (Walter Scott)
If the October days were a cordial like the sub-acids of fruit, these are a tonic like the wine of iron. Drink deep or be careful how you taste this December vintage. The first sip may chill, but a full draught warms and invigorates. (John Burroughs)

Snow and December

The first snow is like the first love. (Lara Biyuts)
It was snowing. It was always snowing at Christmas. December, in my memory, is white as Lapland, though there were no reindeers. But there were cats. (Dylan Thomas)

Quotes about snow

Roses and December

God gave us memory so that we might have roses in December. (James M. Barrie)
A rose in the middle of December . . . What a fragile looking thing, but an enduring one! It symbolizes to me the invincible, indelible human soul in the midst of an often perplexing world. (Dorothy A.)

Quotes about roses

Songs and December

I’ve come to sing you a song called December. (Ryan Murphy)
I heard a bird sing in the dark of December. A magical thing. And sweet to remember. We are nearer to spring than we were in September. I heard a bird sing in the dark of December. (Oliver Herford)

Sports and December

The more games you win the warmer it gets in December. (Lee Corso)
League titles do not get claimed in November or December. (Klaas-Jan Huntelaar)

Quotes about sports

New Year and December

This month, every day is New Year’s Day and every Sunday. (Gianni Rodari)
In December, I went shopping more often. No, not for groceries, for New Year’s mood. (Rinat Valiullin)

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