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Christmas Quotes For Children {100 Children’s Christmas Quotes)

Christmas is for kids. At least that’s how the saying goes and while everyone can enjoy the magic of the holidays, these Christmas quotes for children are sure to make you feel merry and bright.

Christmas time is all about giving, but it’s also fun to receive. Children get excited about getting presents under the tree.

While you’re busy trying to figure out what toys your children might like, don’t forget that part of Christmas is spending quality time with them!

Here are some cute Christmas quotes for kids that will put a smile on their face and remind them how special they are during this holiday season!

Keep reading for answers to that burning question “what can I write in a child’s Christmas card?” and to discover some cute children’s Christmas quotes.


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A hug is the perfect Christmas gift, one size fits all

It’s not what’s under the tree that matters, it’s who’s around it

May you never be too grown up to search the skies on Christmas eve

Santa checks his list twice

This Christmas, be on the lookout for the miracles all around you.

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

My favorite color is Christmas lights.

Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful. -Norman Vincent Peale

It’s not what’s under the tree that counts—it’s who’s around it.

Christmas magic is silent. You don’t hear it—you feel it, you know it, you believe it.—Kevin Alan Milne

Don’t spoil Christmas Day by anticipating how it will be. Let is unfold as it does, and be grateful for whatever comes.—Toni Sorenson

Meaningful Children’s Christmas Quotes

Christmas is not about opening presents, it’s about opening our hearts -Janice Maeditere

We’re all like snowflakes, all different in our own beautiful way.

Christmas is about doing a little something extra for someone.

It is Christmas in the heart that puts Christmas in the air.—William Thomas Ellis

Christmas magic is silent and you don’t hear it – You feel it.

Christmas, my child, is love in action. Every time we love, every time we give, it’s Christmas – Dale Evans

The gift of Christmas is a special reminder that we are loved.

Just because you can’t see something, doesn’t mean it doesn’t exist. (The Santa Clause)

If “Ifs and buts” were candy and nuts, wouldn’t it be a merry Christmas – Don Meredith

I realized that Christmas is the time to be with the people you love. (Love Actually)

As long as there’s Christmas, I truly believe that hope is the greatest of the gifts we receive. Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas

Christmas isn’t a season, it’s a feeling -Edna Ferber

There’s a certain magic that comes with the very first snow. For when the first snow is also a Christmas snow, well, something wonderful is bound to happen. (Frosty the Snowman)

The thing about Christmas is that it almost doesn’t matter what mood you’re in, or what kind of year you’ve had–it’s a fresh start.–Kelly Clarkson

Christmas, children, is not a date. It is a state of mind.—Mary Ellen Chase

The best of all gifts around any Christmas tree: the presence of a happy family all wrapped up in each other.—Bill Vaughan

Short Christmas Quotes For Children

Seeing isn’t believing. Believing is seeing. (from The Santa Clause)

Son of a Nutcracker! (Elf)

Some people are worth melting for (Frozen)

Every time a bell rings an angel gets his wings. (It’s a Wonderful Life)

Christmas is a stocking stuffed with sugary goodness – Mo Rocca

We should try to hold on to the Christmas spirit, not just one day a year, but all 365.—Mary Martin

Cheer up, dude. It’s Christmas. (The Grinch)

Maybe Christmas… perhaps… means a little bit more. (The Grinch)

Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse. (Night Before Christmas)

Christmas isn’t just a day. It’s a frame of mind. (Miracle on 34th Street)

This is Christmas. The season of perpetual hope. (Home Alone)

A toy is never truly happy until it is loved by a child. (Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer)

Christmas is doing a little something extra for someone. – Charles M. Schulz

Remember, if Christmas isn’t found in your heart, you won’t find it under a tree.—Charlotte Carpenter

Christmas Quotes For Children’s Cards

Holiday wishes made with gingerbread hugs and peppermint kisses.

You’re my favorite Christmas gift

Your presence is my present!

I love you snow much.

Candy cane kisses and Christmas wishes!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year!

Have a holly jolly Christmas

I ho-ho-hope you have a great Christmas!

While Jack frost is nipping at your nose – I hope your holiday season glows!

Have yourself a merry little Christmas

All I want for Christmas is you!

You make it feel like Christmas!

Let’s rock around the Christmas Tree and have a merry time!

Can’t wait to deck the halls with you!

The weather outside is frightful but I hope your Christmas is delightful

There’s snow place like home for the holidays!

Recipe for a perfect Christmas – Gingerbread, peppermint and you!

You’re definitely on Santa’s “nice” list

I hope this Christmas is your most magical one ever!

Best Christmas Quotes From Movies

Best way to spread joy is singing for all to hear (Elf)

There’s a certain magic that comes with the very first snow. For when the first snow is also a Christmas snow, well, something wonderful is bound to happen. (Frosty The Snowman)

I will honor Christmas in my heart and try to keep it all the year. (A Christmas Carol)

And we’re going to have the hap-hap-happiest Christmas. (Christmas Vacation)

God Bless us everyone (A Christmas Carol)

Seeing is believing, but sometimes the most real things in the world are the things we can’t see. (The Polar Express)

I want my house to be seen from space (Deck The Halls)

I’m of the mindset that you can never do too much to make a child’s Christmas magical. (Jingle all the way)

Oh, Christmas isn’t just a day, it’s a frame of mind. (Miracle on 34th Street)

It’s Christmas Eve. It’s the one night of the year when we all act a little nicer, we smile a little easier, we cheer a little more. (Scrooged)

When you’ve got a hit like we have, Patch, the people don’t wanna wait a whole year, they’re dying for a sequel! A sequel. That’s it. We’ll bring it out on March 25, and we’ll call it… (Christmas II!- Santa Claus, The Movie)

Look, Charlie, let’s face it. We all know that Christmas is a big commercial racket. It’s run by a big Eastern syndicate, you know. (A Charlie Brown Christmas)

SANTA! Oh my God! Santa, here?! I know him! I know him! (Elf)

Just remember, the true spirit of Christmas lies in your heart. (The Polar Express)

Disney Christmas Quotes for Kids

What if Christmas, he thought, doesn’t come from a store. What if Christmas … perhaps … means a little bit more! (Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas)

Just because I cannot see it, doesn’t mean I can’t believe it! (The Nightmare Before Christmas)

It’s Christmas Eve. A time of mystery, expectations, who knows what might happen. (The Nutcracker and the Four Realms)

Christmas is just about my favorite time. Ever since I was a little kid, I always felt like it was my own personal holiday. (Ernest Saves Christmas)

So you chop down a tree and dress its corpse with candles? I… love it! (Olaf’s Frozen Adventure)

Belle: Chip, you must know about Christmas! Stockings in front of the fire. Tree? Tinsel? Presents?
– Chip: Presents! Will I get one?
– Belle: Of course, everyone gets a present on Christmas. (Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas)

Breaking and entering. Ok on Christmas  (Olaf in Olaf’s Frozen Adventure)

Funny Christmas Quotes For Children

Here are some funny Christmas quotes and jokes for children. 

What did one ornament say to another? I like hanging with you

Christmas is a special time of year, as Santa graces you with his presents

Did you hear about the elfabet change? Now, there’s noel!

Have your elf a merry little Christmas

The worst gift is a fruitcake. There is only one fruitcake in the entire world, and people keep sending it to each other. -Johnny Carson

I haven’t taken my Christmas lights down. They look so nice on the pumpkin. – Winston Spear

Don’t get your tinsel in a tangle

Dear Santa, my sister made me do it…

Merry Christmas You Filthy animal! (Home Alone)

Cute Christmas Quotes From Songs

Welcome to my party, welcome one and all.
As the sleigh bells chime
we’ll have a good time,
we’re gonna have a ball.
‘Cause Christmas Eve is kicking off right here,
Welcome to the party of the year!

Jump in bed and cover up your head because Santa Clause comes tonight.

All I want for Christmas is my two front teeth
My two front teeth
See my two front teeth
Gee, if I could only have my two front teeth
Then I could wish you, “Merry Christmas”

You better watch out, you better not cry, you better not put, I’m telling you why. Santa Clause is coming to town!

I want a hippopotamus for Christmas
Only a hippopotamus will do
I don’t want a doll, no dinky Tinkertoy
I want a hippopotamus to play with and enjoy

I’m Mr. White Christmas
I’m Mr. Cool.
I’m Mr. Icicle
I’m Mr. 10 below
Friends call me Snow Miser
Whatever I touch
Turns to snow in my clutch!
I’m too much

There is more to this time of year
Than sleigh bells and holly
Mistletoe and snow
Those things come and go
Much deeper than snow
Stronger than the strongest love we’ll know
We’ll ever know

I wanna see Christmas through your eyes
I want everything to be the way it used to be
Back to being a child again thinking the world was mine
I wanna see Christmas, Christmas through your eyes

I want to thank the storm that brought the snow
Thanks to the string of lights that make it glow
But I wanna thank you, baby
You make it feel like Christmas

The Best Christmas Quotes For Children

What is your favorite out of all these children’s Christmas quotes? It’s hard to pick but I bet you will find something in this list that will bring back memories of Christmas past. 

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