A CHRISTMAS CAROL TIME QUOTES

“I will honour Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year. I will live in the Past, the Present, and the Future. The Spirits of all Three shall strive within me.” – Ebenezer Scrooge

“I have always thought of Christmas time … as a good time; a kind, forgiving, charitable, pleasant time; the only time I know of … when men and women seem by one consent to open their shut-up hearts freely.” – Fred, Scrooge’s nephew

“Come in, — come in! and know me better, man! I am the Ghost of Christmas Present. Look upon me! You have never seen the like of me before!” – Ghost of Christmas Present

“Men’s courses will foreshadow certain ends, to which, if persevered in, they must lead, but if the courses be departed from, the ends will change. Say it is thus with what you show me!” – Ebenezer Scrooge

“I wear the chain I forged in life. I made it link by link, and yard by yard; I girded it on of my own free will, and of my own free will I wore it.” – Jacob Marley’s Ghost

“No space of regret can make amends for one life’s opportunity misused.” – Ghost of Christmas Past

“It is required of every man that the spirit within him should walk abroad among his fellowmen, and travel far and wide; and if that spirit goes not forth in life, it is condemned to do so after death.” – Ghost of Jacob Marley

“I will honour Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.” – Ebenezer Scrooge

“I am as light as a feather, I am as happy as an angel, I am as merry as a schoolboy. I am as giddy as a drunken man. A merry Christmas to everybody! A happy New Year to all the world!” – Ebenezer Scrooge

“Oh! But he was a tight-fisted hand at the grindstone, Scrooge! A squeezing, wrenching, grasping, scraping, clutching, covetous old sinner!” – Narrator

“I will live in the Past, the Present, and the Future. The Spirits of all Three shall strive within me.” – Ebenezer Scrooge

“You are fettered,” said Scrooge, trembling. “Tell me why?”

“I wear the chain I forged in life,” replied the Ghost. “I made it link by link, and yard by yard; I girded it on of my own free will, and of my own free will I wore it.” – Jacob Marley’s Ghost ALL YOUR HARD WORK HAS PAID OFF QUOTES

“I am here tonight to warn you that you have yet a chance and hope of escaping my fate.” – Jacob Marley’s Ghost

“I will honour Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year. I will live in the Past, the Present, and the Future. The Spirits of all Three shall strive within me.” – Ebenezer Scrooge

“He became as good a friend, as good a master, and as good a man, as the good old city knew, or any other good old city, town, or borough, in the good old world.” – Narrator

“He had no further intercourse with Spirits, but lived upon the Total Abstinence Principle, ever afterwards; and it was always said of him, that he knew how to keep Christmas well, if any man alive possessed the knowledge” – Narrator

“I will live in the Past, the Present, and the Future. The Spirits of all Three shall strive within me.” – Ebenezer Scrooge

“I don’t make merry myself at Christmas, and I can’t afford to make idle people merry.” – Ebenezer Scrooge

“You may be an undigested bit of beef, a blot of mustard, a crumb of cheese, a fragment of underdone potato. There’s more of gravy than of grave about you, whatever you are!” – Ebenezer Scrooge

“I have always thought of Christmas time … as a good time; a kind, forgiving, charitable, pleasant time.” – Fred, Scrooge’s nephew

“It is good to be children sometimes, and never better than at Christmas, when its mighty Founder was a child Himself.” – Narrator

“The spirits of all three shall strive within me. Oh Jacob Marley. Heaven and the Christmas Time be praised for this! I say it on my knees, old Jacob, on my knees!” – Ebenezer Scrooge

“For it is good to be children sometimes, and never better than at Christmas, when its mighty Founder was a child himself.” – Narrator

“I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.” – Ebenezer Scrooge