thanksgiving quotes

My whole problem is that all of my favorite things at Thanksgiving are the starches, and everyone is trying to go low-carb this year, even a green vegetable has carbs in it.Ted Allen

I never drank except a couple sips of wine at Thanksgiving.Carol Alt

I am so excited this year getting to play the 85th Anniversary Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Everyone knows on Thanksgiving morning to get up, turn on the TV and watch the parade, so to be an actual participant is going to be fun and I'm looking forward to it. I am gonna have to put on my deer hunting gear, though, to stay warm!Rodney Atkins

The craft Emmys are kind of the kids' table at Thanksgiving. You're not really invited to the big dance. It's still really, really exciting, and the statue still counts.Hank Azaria

I love chicken. I would eat chicken fingers on Thanksgiving if it were socially acceptable.Todd Barry

Halloween is fun, but it wasn't always my favorite holiday. I think Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday.Tobin Bell

The thankful receiver bears a plentiful harvest.William Blake

Thanksgiving dinners take eighteen hours to prepare. They are consumed in twelve minutes. Half-times take twelve minutes. This is not coincidence.Erma Bombeck

In many ways, September feels like the busiest time of the year: The kids go back to school, work piles up after the summer's dog days, and Thanksgiving is suddenly upon us.Brene Brown

Over the Thanksgiving holiday I took time to reflect on what is most important to me and realized I need to find a way to put the fun back into racing.Kurt Busch

If a fellow isn't thankful for what he's got, he isn't likely to be thankful for what he's going to get.Frank A. Clark

Thanksgiving is a time when the world gets to see just how blessed and how workable the Christian system is. The emphasis is not on giving or buying, but on being thankful and expressing that appreciation to God and to one another.John Clayton

Christians were instructed to serve others, and the thanksgiving was for the grace of God and the fact that God offered a way for man to return to a positive relationship with Him.John Clayton

There is no racial or ethnic involvement in Thanksgiving, and people who may be very distant from the Christian system can see the beauty and the positive spirit that comes from the holiday.John Clayton

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

Thanksgiving is a season that is very much in accord with the themes and teachings of Jesus Christ.John Clayton

My most memorable meal is every Thanksgiving. I love the food: the turkey and stuffing; the sweet potatoes and rice, which come from my mother's Southern heritage; the mashed potatoes, which come from my wife's Midwestern roots; the Campbell's green-bean casserole; and of course, pumpkin pie.Douglas Conant

Black Friday is not another bad hair day in Wall Street. It's the term used by American retailers to describe the day after the Thanksgiving Holiday, seen as the semi-official start of Christmas shopping season.Evan Davis

My cooking is so bad my kids thought Thanksgiving was to commemorate Pearl Harbor.Phyllis Diller

As a kid, I was always mad - just noticing the women at Thanksgiving, running around the kitchen, while the men were watching football. For one, I don't want to cook, and for two, I hate football. I was stuck in the middle.Beth Ditto