I look back on my childhood and thank the stars above. For everything you gave me, but mostly for your love.
A baby is born with a need to be loved; and never outgrows it. -Frank A. Clark
Anybody can sympathize with the sufferings of a friend, but it requires a very fine nature to sympathize with a friend's success. -Oscar Wilde
Celebrate the happiness that friends are always giving. Make every day a holiday and celebrate just living!
A candle is a small thing. But one candle can light another. And see how its own light increases, as a candle gives its flame to the other. You are such a light. -Moshe Davis and Victor Ratner
We light candles in testament that faith makes miracles possible. -Nachum Braverman
The hardest thing about Hanukkah (Chanukkah, Channukah, Hannukah, Hammuka, Channuka) is figuring out how to spell it.
Chanuka is about the spark of the divine in all of us made in God's image.
Second blessing of the candles: Blessed are you, Lord our God, King of the universe, who wrought miracles for our fathers in days of old, at this season.
Second blessing of the candles: Barukh Atta Adonay Eloheynu Melekh Ha-olam She-asa Nissim La-avoteynu Ba-yyamim Ha-hem Ba-zzman Ha-zze.
First blessing of the candles: Blessed are You, Lord our God, King of the universe, who has sanctified us by His commandments, and has commanded us to kindle the lights of Hanukkah.
First blessing of the candles: Barukh Atta Adonay Eloheynu Melekh Ha-olam Asher Kiddeshanu Be-mitsvotav Ve-tsivanu Lehadlik Ner Shel khanuka.
May love and light fill your home and heart at Hanukkah.
A feast is made for laughter, and wine maketh merry. -Ecclesiastes 10:19
Where there is light, there is hope. Where there is friendship, peace and truth. Christmas is a time for celebrating the special people in our lives. When I cannot find my way, I light a flame. And at Christmas... I think of you.
May you have the gladness of Christmas which is hope. The spirit of Christmas which is peace. The heart of Christmas which is love. -Ava V. Hendricks
Peace on earth will come to stay, when we live Christmas every day. -Helen Steiner Rice
Your friendship is a glowing ember throughout the year. Each December from its warm and living spark, we kindle flame against the dark, and with its shining radiance, light, our tree of faith on Christmas night. -Thelma J. Lund
For it isn't the holly, it isn't the snow. It isn't the tree, not the firelight's glow. It's the warmth that comes to the hearts of men when the Christmas spirit returns again.
I heard the bells, on Christmas Day. Their old, familiar carols play. And wild and sweet the words repeat; of peace on earth, good will to men. -Henry Longfellow