Holiday Quotes - Page 2

Reality, however utopian, is something from which people feel the need of taking pretty frequent holidays.
– Aldous Huxley

If I were a medical man, I should prescribe a holiday to any patient who considered his work important.
– Bertrand Russell

To many people holidays are not voyages of discovery, but a ritual of reassurance.
– Philip Andrew Adams

Come, woo me, woo me, for now I am in a holiday humor, and like enough to consent.
– William Shakespeare

Marry an orphan you’ll never have to spend boring holidays with the in laws.
– George Carlin

At Christmas play and make good cheer, for Christmas comes but once a year.
– Thomas Tusser

I once wanted to become an atheist, but I gave up they have no holidays.
– Henry Youngman

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

When you like your work every day is a holiday.
– Frank Tyger

Love the giver more than the gift.
– Brigham Young

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

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

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

But we actually has bought a house in America as well, which is mainly at the moment a holiday home.
– John Deacon

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

Next to a circus there ain’t nothing that packs up and tears out faster than the Christmas spirit.
– Kin Hubbard

There’s nothing sadder in this world than to awake Christmas morning and not be a child.
– Erma Bombeck

No self respecting mother would run out of intimidations on the eve of a major holiday.
– Erma Bombeck

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

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