Best December Quotes, Sayings and Captions for 2021

     

If you looking for December quotes, sayings and captions you have come to the right place. We have gathered all the best Dec quotes into one place including Welcome December quotes, hello December quotes, December 1st quotes and sayings, December motivational quotes, December sayings, short December quotes, funny December quotes, inspirational quotes about December, and New Year’s quotes, and December captions.

For so many people December is the best month of the year and something they look forward to all year. The crisp air, festive season, decorated trees, fresh snow and short days are very memorable.

We have paired our favorite quotes about December with our favorite Dec photos.

Scroll on through or jump ahead to find your favorite December quote.

December Quotes

Here are our favorite December quotes. Read through and decide which is your favorite.

“When I was a child, my December weekends were spent making cards, decorating the tree, hanging the wreath and preparing brandy butter and peppermint creams.” – Pippa Middleton

“I wander forth this chill December dawn: John Frost and all his elves are out, I see, As busy as the elfin world can be, Clothing a world asleep with fleecy lawn.” – Robert Buchanan

Snowy trees and blue sky with December quotes by Robert Buchanan

“When I was a kid, Toronto streets were deserted and quiet on Sundays, except for the sound of church bells I stood on the sidewalk one December listening to the Christmas bells I’ve never forgotten that moment.” – John Geddes

“My favorite traditional Christmas movie that I like to watch is All Quiet on the Western Front. It’s just not December without that movie in my house.” – Tom Hanks

“Do your heart and head keep pace? When does hoary Love expire, when do frosts put out the fire? Can its embers burn below all that chill December snow?” – Edmund Clarence Stedman

“The crisp path through the field in this December snow, in the deep dark, where we trod the buried grass like ghosts on dry toast.” – Dylan Thomas

“Ah, distinctly I remember it was in the bleak December. And each separate dying ember wrought its ghost upon the floor.” – Edgar Allan Poe

“It was snowing. It was always snowing at Christmas. December, in my memory, is white as Lapland, though there were no reindeers. But there were cats.” – Dylan Thomas

“And last December drear, with piteous low-drooped head. In a voice of desolation crying out, The year is dead. And so, with changeful gear, with smile or frown or song, the months, in strange variation, are ever gliding along.” – Edgar Fawcett

“What should we speak of when we are old as you? when we shall hear the rain and wind beat dark December? How in this our pinching cave, shall we discourse the freezing hours away?” – William Shakespeare

“Cold in the earth and fifteen wild Decembers, From those brown hills, have melted into spring.” – Emily Bronte

“If the October days were a cordial like the sub-acids of fruit, these are a tonic like the wine of iron. Drink deep or be careful how you taste this December vintage. The first sip may chill, but a full draught warms and invigorates.” – John Burroughs

“Outside the house it was storming, a busy downfall of flakes that the wind blew lightly across acres of old snow left from December.” – Gladys Hasty Carroll

Welcome and Hello December Quotes and Sayings

If you are looking for Welcome December quotes or Hello December quotes and sayings this section is for you when you want to greet the most wonderful month of the year.

Hello December, you are the last one, so be the best one.

Hello December, may your days be merry and bright.

Keep calm and welcome, December.

Hello, December! Surprise me.

Goodbye November, Hello December!

Snowy ground with forest in back with a hello December quotes on top

Bye November, thanks for the memories. Hi December, I look forward to making new ones

New month, a new beginning, new mindset, new focus, new start, new intentions, new results. Welcome December!

Goodbye November. Hello December. Please be a good month and bring smiles and happiness to my family and friends.

Hello, snow. Hello, mistletoe. Hello, December!

Happy December Quotes, Wishes and Sayings

These happy December quotes and sayings and Happy December wishes are great for when you are happy to see December arrive.

December, I’m happy to see you!

When cool winds came all-around, December of memories came. Happy December!

Happy first day of December, everyone. May you enjoy the holiday season to the fullest.

Happy December! If you don’t like the colder weather, just wrap yourself up in the Christmas spirit.

Snow, lake and trees with a happy December quotes on top

Happy December, everyone! May your days be merry and bright.

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Happy December!

Wishing you a magical, magnificent, and merry month of December!

Baby, it’s cold outside. Happy December, everyone!

Have yourself a merry little month of December!

Happy Decem-brrrr!

Happy December, everyone! Hope you all can stay off the Naughty List for a few more weeks!

December 1st Quotes and Sayings

These 1st December quotes and first day of December quotes and sayings are great for the beginning of the most festive month of the year.

Good Morning! Happy first day of December

Happy first day of December! As the weather turns colder, may your hearts be warmed by thoughts of Christmas and time spent with loved ones.

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Happy first day of December. Remember: It’s never too early to get in the Christmas spirit.

Snowy river and trees and a December 1st Quotes

Christmas is in the air… it must be the first day of December!

It’s December 1st, and my decision not to take down last year’s Christmas lights is finally paying off!

Happy December, everyone! Only 24 more shopping days until you’re completely broke!

December Motivational Quotes

Check out these December motivational quotes.

“Year’s end is neither an end nor a beginning but a going on, with all the wisdom that experience can instill in us.” – Hal Borland

“If we make it through December, everything’s gonna be alright I know; it’s the coldest time of winter and I shiver when I see the falling snow.” – Merle Haggard

“God gave us memory so that we might have roses in December.” – James M. Barrie

Snowy trees with blue sky and December motivational quotes by James M Barrie

“There is October in every November and there is November in every December! All seasons melted in each other’s life!.” – Mehmet Murat ildan

“I heard a bird sing in the dark of December. A magical thing. And sweet to remember. We are nearer to spring than we were in September. I heard a bird sing in the dark of December.” – Oliver Herford

“May and October, the best-smelling months? I’ll make a case for December: evergreen, frost, wood smoke, cinnamon.” – Lisa Kleypas

“Of all the months of the year there is not a month one half so welcome to the young, or so full of happy associations, as the last month of the year.” – Charles Dickens

“December drops no weak, relenting tear, by our fond summer sympathies ensnared. Nor from the perfect circle of the year, can even winter’s crystal gems be spared.” – Christopher Pearse Cranch

“It is never over, though we are in December.” – Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

December Sayings

No one is sure who said these December sayings first.

December is the most wonderful time of the year

Remember this December that love weighs more than gold

The goal for the last month of the year, December, is to have contentment, not comfort.

Live every second, every minute, every day and every week of December as if it is your last one.

Things do not change, change your way of viewing them, and you will have a better December to look up to.

Make it a December to remember

Snow trees and lake with a December sayings that reads make it a December to remember

Let your heart be light this December

Add a little confetti to each day of December

Leave a little sparkle wherever you go this December

Break out your fat pants and ugly sweater – it’s December!

December, the Friday of the months

Short December Quotes

We love these short December quotes that are great for Instagram or that just cover all aspects of this memorable month.

“This looks like a December day, it looks like we’ve come to the end of the way.” – Willie Nelson

“Remember this December, that love weighs more than gold.” – Josephine Dodge Daskam Bacon

“Who is not a love seeker when December comes? Even children pray to Santa Claus.” – Rod McKuen

“There’s something super special about December.” – Charmaine J. Forde

“Chill December brings the sleet, Blazing fire, and Christmas treat.” – Sara Coleridge

Woman walking in forest in the snow with a short December quotes on top

“December 25th has become guilt and obligation.” – Phil Donahue

“The cold is coming. December’s winter solstice. Start of the season.” – Robert Pettit

“You skins is so cold and dry. Like you are also afraid so this coming December.” – Moaz Zulfiqar

“Michigan isn’t just cold in December; it’s arctic.” – Daniel Milstein

“I’ve come to sing you a song called December.” – Ryan Murphy

“When dark December glooms the day, and takes our autumn joys away.” – Walter Scott

“If it’s December in Casablanca, what time is it in New York?” – Howard Koch

“A bare tree stands with roots on both ends in December days.” – Kiran Bantawa

“December was a horrible month.” – Sandy Bryant

“Will love be true as December frost, or fickle and fall like the rose in June?” – Clement Scott

“Nothing burns like the cold.” – George R.R. Martin

“The cold is coming. December’s winter solstice. Start of the season.” – Robert Pettit

“I blink January’s lashes and gush down December’s cheeks.” – Sanober Khan

“The gardening season officially begins on January 1st, and ends on December.” – Marie Huston

Funny December Quotes

These funny December quotes are good for a smile.

“It is December, and nobody asked if I was ready.” – Sarah Kay

“Will you love me in December as you do in May?” – Jack Kerouac

“I’ve come to believe that whoever I am didn’t start on December, and isn’t going to end on whatever that mysterious date is in the future.” – Patty Duke

“I get excited for big games in December.” – Jon Gruden

“December is the toughest month of the year. Others are July, January, September, April, November, May, March, June, October, August, and February.” – Mark Twain

Snowy trees with funny December quotes by Mark Twain

“I miss being in Barbados in December. That is the time I always remember. The smell of varnish on the wooden floors. And the smell of paint on the wooden doors. The crowds in de Supermarket buying up the rum, and the music blasting. Puh rup a pum pum.” – Charmaine J Forde

“I detest ‘Jingle Bells,’ ‘White Christmas,’ ‘Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer,’ and the obscene spending bonanza that nowadays seems to occupy not just December, but November and much of October, too.” – Richard Dawkins

“Men are April when they woo, December when they wed. Maids are May when they are maids, but the sky changes when they are wives.” – William Shakespeare

“December’s wintery breath is already clouding the pond, frosting the pane, obscuring summer’s memory.” – John Geddes

“Christmas begins about the first of December with an office party and ends when you finally realize what you spent, around April fifteenth of the next year.” – P.J. O’Rourke

“I know. I’m lazy. But I made myself a New Years resolution that I would write myself something really special. Which means I have ’til December, right?” – Catherine O’Hara

“My December is typically one big, sweaty ‘wintry mix’ blur, not a punch-laden, heartwarming mixer.” – Emily Weiss

“Someone asked me when is my birthday? The poet inside me replied, My birthday is on the last day of the year. It’s st December my dear!” – Anamika Mishra

“How did it get so late so soon? Its night before its afternoon. December is here before its June. My goodness how the time has flewn. How did it get so late so soon?” – Dr. Seuss

“Every December, I host a tree-trimming party. I serve chili with cornbread and lots of good wine. It’s a wonderful party, and it shows how much adults like to play.” – Maya Angelou

“I have forgotten much, but still remember The poinsiana’s red, blood-red in warm December.” – Claude McKay

“As we struggle with shopping lists and invitations, compounded by December’s bad weather, it is good to be reminded that there are people in our lives who are worth this aggravation, and people to whom we are worth the same.” – Donald E. Westlake

“I don’t mean to burst anyone’s bubble, but there is no scriptural or historical basis for December 25th actually being the day that Jesus was born.” – Charity Sunshine Tillemann-Dick

“When December comes, can ‘The Nutcracker’ be far behind? No, it can’t, not in America, anyway.” – Robert Gottlieb

“Spring passes and one remembers one’s innocence. Summer passes and one remembers one’s exuberance. Autumn passes and one remembers one’s reverence. Winter passes and one remembers one’s perseverance.” – Yoko Ono

Inspirational Quotes About December

These inspirational December quotes will get you ready to tackle this busy month.

“It seems like everything sleeps in winter, but it’s really a time of renewal and reflection.” – Elizabeth Camden

“In the depth of winter, I finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer.” – Albert Camus

Woman walking on snowy trail with a Inspirational quotes about December by Albert Camus

“December, being the last month of the year, cannot help but make us think of what is to come.” – Fennel Hudson

“What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness.” – John Steinbeck

“In cold December fragrant chaplets blow, And heavy harvests nod beneath the snow.” – Alexander Pope

“A manager’s job is simple. For one hundred sixty-two games you try not to screw up all that smart stuff your organization did last December.” – Earl Weaver

“In December ring Every day the chimes; Loud the gleemen sing In the streets their merry rhymes. Let us by the fire Ever higher Sing them till the night expire!” – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

“My brothers and sisters, true love is a reflection of the Savior’s love. In December of each year we call it the Christmas spirit. You can hear it. You can see it. You can feel it.” – Thomas S. Monson

Last Quotes for December

“I think of John every day. I do try to block it, but December is not the only day I think of him.” – Yoko Ono

“He had been walking for a long time, ever since dark in fact, and dark falls soon in December.” – Charlotte Riddell

“By December an elastic skin of ice reached out hundreds of miles into the sea, rolling with every wave.” -Will Chancellor

“It is the middle of December now, and we are about to travel to Switzerland where we plan to ski a little, relax a little, and shoot a Dutch politician a little.” – Hugh Laurie

“I was surprised my quilt and pillow were cold. I see that now the window’s bright again. Deep in the night, I know the snow is thick, I sometimes hear the sound as bamboo snaps.” – BaiJuyi

“O cruel cloudless space, and pale bare ground where the poor infant lies. Why do we feel restored as in a sacramental place? Here Mystery is artifice, and here a vision of such peace is stored, healing flows from it through our eyes.” – May Sarton

“How like a winter hath my absence been. From thee, the pleasure of the fleeting year. What freezings have I felt, what dark days seen? What old December’s bareness everywhere.” – William Shakespeare

“The sun that brief December day Rose cheerless over hills of gray, And, darkly circled, gave at noon A sadder light than waning moon.” – John Greenleaf Whittier

Dreary snowy lake with quotes for December by Whittier

“The holly and the ivy, when they are both full grown, of all trees that are in the wood. The holly bears the crown. O, the rising of the sun, and the running of the deer the playing of the merry organ. Sweet singing in the choir.” – Christmas Carol

“In a drear-nighted December, Too happy, happy brook, Thy bubblings ne’er remember Apollo’s summer look; But with a sweet forgetting, They stay their crystal fretting, Never, never petting About the frozen time.” – John Keats

“I watched you storm towards the restaurant door. It was a chilly December morning and the birds sitting on the high wires in the neighborhood refused to fly any longer.” – Malak El Halabi

“There was warmth in his large piercing brown eyes. The kind of warmth that tucks a child into bed. The same kind of warmth that dries your wet hair on a rainy December afternoon.” – Malak El Halabi

“It was December, I had never felt so cold, the eel soup lay heavy on my stomach, I was afraid I’d die, I turned aside to vomit, I envied them.” – Samuel Beckett

“He had waited a long time for this special December. Now that it was almost upon him, he wasn’t frightened, but he was eager, he decided. He was eager for it to come. And he was excited, certainly. All of the Elevens were excited about the event that would be coming so soon.” – Lois Lowry

Winter Quotes

For us, December is when winter really gets started. These are our favorites from our list of Funny Winter Quotes.

“In the winter she curls up around a good book and dreams away the cold.” – Ben Aaronovitch

“In this world only winter is certain.” – George R.R. Martin

“If winter comes can spring be… We’re nearer to spring than we were in September.” – Sylvia Plath

“While I relish our warm months, winter forms our character and brings out our best.” – Tom Allen

“Winter is not a season, it’s a celebration.” – Anamika Mishra

Snows mountains and river banks with a short winter quotes for Instagram by Anamika Mishra

“Winter is on my head, but eternal spring is in my heart.” – Victor Hugo

“You can’t get too much winter in the winter.” – Robert Frost

“This crisp winter air is full of it.” – John Burroughs

“Nothing burns like the cold.” – George R. R. Martin

“I like these cold, gray winter days. Days like these let you savor a bad mood.” – Bill Watterson

“Thank goodness for the first snow. It was a reminder–no matter how old you became and how much you’d seen–things could still be new if you were willing to believe they still mattered.” – Candace Bushnell

“A man says a lot of things in summer he doesn’t mean in winter.” – Patricia Briggs

Snowy hills and dark sky with funny winter quotes for Instagram by Patricia Briggs

“A lot of people like snow. I find it to be an unnecessary freezing of water.” – Carl Reiner

“The snow was endless, a heavy blanket on the outdoors; it had a way about it. A beauty. But I knew that, like many things, beauty could be deceiving.” ― Cambria Heber.

“They watched the snow fall and fall and fall until they thought that they were the ones falling.” ― Ann Patchett.

Snow Quotes

In the northern hemisphere, December isn’t the same without snow. Enjoy these quotes from our list of Snow Quotes and Captions.

“To appreciate the beauty of a snowflake, it is necessary to stand out in the cold.” – Aristotle

“Kindness is like snow. It beautifies everything it covers.” —Kahlil Gibran

“White lips, pale face, breathing in snowflakes.” – Ed Sheeran

“The first snow is like the first love.” — Lara Biyuts

Person walking on snowy path with a short snow quotes for Instagram that says the first snow is like the first love

“I smell snow.” — Gilmore Girls

“Even the strongest blizzards start with a single snowflake.” — Sara Raasch

“Do you want to build a snowman?” — Anna, Frozen

“Kindness is like snow, it beautifies everything it covers.” — Kahlil Gibran

“Today I’m icy, but I’m prayin’ for some more snow.” — Nicki Minaj, “Feeling Myself”

“Even the strongest blizzards start with a single snowflake.” — Sara Raasch

“Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow.” —Sammy Cahn

“When snow falls, nature listens.” – Antoinette Van Kleeff

“Well, I know now. I know a little more how much a simple thing like a snowfall can mean to a person.” —Sylvia Plath

“The first snow is like the first love.” —Lara Biyuts

“The smallest snowstorm on record took place an hour ago in my back yard. It was approximately two flakes. I waited for more to fall, but that was it.” ― Richard Brautigan

“With luck, it might even snow for us.” — Haruki Murakami

Christmas Quotes

For most people December is all about Christmas. You should check out our lists of Short Christmas Quotes, Cute Christmas Quotes Funny Christmas Quotes, and Christmas Tree Quotes.

“Christmas is a time when you get homesick even when you’re home.” – Carol Nelson

“Hot cocoa and cold toes remind me of Christmas.” – Toni Sorenson

“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 Wadsworth Longfellow

“Christmas is like candy; it slowly melts in your mouth sweetening every taste bud, making you wish it could last forever.” — Richelle E. Goodrich

Close up of Christmas tree decoration with cute Christmas quotes by Richelle E Goodrich

“At Christmas I no more desire a rose Than wish a snow in May’s new-fangled mirth; But like of each thing that in season grows.” – William Shakespeare

“There must be something ghostly in the air of Christmas. Something about the close, muggy atmosphere that draws up the ghosts, like the dampness of the summer rains brings out the frogs and snails.” – Jerome K. Jerome

“May the Christmas season fill your home with joy, your heart with love, and your life with laughter.” –  Anon

“Christmas isn’t about candy canes or lights all aglow, it’s the hearts that we touch, and the care that we show.” – Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmas

“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

“Glittering tinsel, lights, glass balls, and candy canes dangle from pine trees.” – Richelle E. Goodrich

Decorated tree with Christmas tree lights quotes by Goodrich

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

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

“Christmas is not as much about opening our presents as opening our hearts.” – Janice Maeditere

“Christmas to me is as many people as possible happy.” — Tupac Shakur

“Some people are born for Halloween, and some are just counting the days until Christmas.” – Stephen Graham Jones

“One of the most glorious messes in the world is the mess created in the living room on Christmas Day.” — Andy Rooney

“Christmas is a together-y sort of holiday.” Winnie the Pooh

December Captions

Check out these December captions and if you are looking for more Christmas-y captions head to our lists of Perfect Christmas Captions, Cute Christmas Captions, Funny Christmas Captions and Christmas Tree Captions.

Bring it December!

Keep Calm and December On

Snowy trees with blue sky and a December captions that reads keep calm and December on

I’m all about December

Ready for a month of celebrations

December: my favorite month

I’m not ready for December – can we hit pause?

December is here! Break out the decorations!

It’s December. Time to go shopping.

The anticipation of early December

Christmas is coming!

Pine cones and spruce tree with short cute captions for Christmas on top

December is the most wonderful month of the year

All geared up for December

Who’s ready for December?!?

This tree is going to bring all the Christmas cheer

Christmas tree decorations and a Christmas tree captions that says this tree is going to bring all the hilday cheer

December has all my favorite things: hot chocolate, Christmas trees and snowmen

The snuggle is real in December

Quotes for January and the New Year

Once the holiday season has wrapped up its time for January and welcoming the new year. These quotes from our list of Best January Quotes and Short New Year’s Quotes will help you do just that!

“January is the month for dreaming.” – Jean Hersey.

“January brings the snow, makes our feet and fingers glow.”- Sara Coleridge

Frosty bushes with January Quotes by Sara Coleridge

“It is deep January. The sky is hard. The stalks are firmly rooted in ice.”- Wallace Stevens

“New Year’s Day. A fresh start. A new chapter waiting to be written.”- Sarah Ban Breathnach                                                                                                                                                               

“I think it would be much more sensible if resolutions began generally on January the second.”- Helen Fielding

“If I had my way, I would remove January from the calendar altogether and have an extra July instead.” – Roald Dahl

“This is a new year. A new beginning. And things will change.” – Taylor Swift

Snowy trees with motivational January quotes by Taylor Swift

“No one ever regarded the first of January with indifference.” – Charles Lamb

“I’ll never understand why everybody puts so much emphasis on January first. There are three hundred and sixty-four other days in the year that you can make a change.”- Elizabeth Eulberg

“And now we welcome the new year. Full of things that have never been.” – Rainer Maria Rilke

“The new year stands before us, like a chapter in a book, waiting to be written.” – Melody Beattie

“Cheers to a new year and another chance to get it right.” – Oprah Winfrey

Firewords with short new years quotes

“Youth is when you’re allowed to stay up late on New Year’s Eve. Middle age is when you’re forced to.” – Bill Vaughan

“Through the chill of December the early winter moans… but it’s that January wind that rattles old bones.” – John Facenda

And there you have it! Our list of the best quotes for December and December sayings. We hope you found one that spoke to you.

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