Desiring December quotes?
You’ll love this collection of 65 quotes, perfect to prompt you with what to post on social media all month.
We’ll kick off with December 1st quotes to say Hello, December.
Then get our grins on with funny December quotes, and quotes about love.
We’ll wrap up with December quotes that mention the month by name.
Let’s dive into December!
December 1st Quotes
What do you say on December 1st? Here are 25 ideas!
These quotes for December first make perfect Instagram post ideas.
Happy first day of December!
How’s your Christmas spirit?
Make my wishes come true.
Have yourself a merry little December.
New month, new wishes!
May the Christmas spirit be with you the whole month through.
Be merry and bright.
You’re the last month,
Now be the best month!
Happy first day of December.
Have a great day!
If you don’t like cold weather, wrap up in Christmas spirit.
Let’s have a December to remember.
Welcome December, the Friday of the months!
December blessings to you and yours.
Wishing you a month full of peace, joy, and love.
Make miracles come true.
The most wonderful month of the year.
Only 24 more shopping days until you’re completely broke.
Happy December to my peeps!
May your days be merry and bright.
New month, new wishes.
Wishing you a magical, magnificent, and merry month of December!
Let there be joy, fun, and laughter.
December is a simple wish that brings spectacular moments.
It is December, and nobody asked if I was ready.
~ Sarah Kay
Christmas begins about the first of December with an office party and ends when you finally realize what you spent, around April fifteenth next year.
~ P.J. O’Rourke
Chill December brings the sleet,
Blazing fire, and Christmas treat.
~ Sara Coleridge
December Funny Quotes
December dreariness calls for laughs.
How did it get so late so soon?
It’s night before it’s afternoon.
December is here before it’s June.
My goodness how the time has flewn.
How did it get so late so soon?
~ Dr. Seuss
December is the toughest month of the year. Others are July, January, September, April, November, May, March, June, October, August, and February.
~ Mark Twain
My December is typically one big, sweaty ‘wintry mix’ blur, not a punch-laden, heartwarming mixer.
~ Emily Weiss
December 25 is the only day I’m a morning person.
When December comes, can ‘The Nutcracker’ be far behind? No, it can’t – not in America, anyway.
~ Robert Gottlieb
December Love Quotes
Inspiring quotes about love in the depths of December!
Will you love me in December as you do in May,
Will you love me in the good old-fashioned way?
~ James Walker
Remember this December,
That love weighs more than gold!
~ Josephine Dodge Daskam Bacon
I love December because it gives us more reasons to cuddle!
Will love be true as December frost, or fickle and fall like the rose in June?
~ Clement Scott
If kisses were snowflakes, I’d send you a blizzard.
Yet my heart loves December’s smile
As much as July’s golden beam;
Then let us sit and watch the while
The blue ice curdling on the stream.
~ Emily Jane Brontë
Their meetings made December June,
Their every parting was to die.
~ Alfred, Lord Tennyson
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
Blessed is the season which engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love.
~ Hamilton Wright Mabie
Find more cute love quotes on this page of snow quotes.
December Birthday Quote
Here’s a little poem that’s perfect for December babies!
If cold December gave you birth,
The month of snow and ice and mirth,
Place on your hand a turquoise blue,
Success will bless whate’er you do.
Quotes About December
Lots of December poems too. This month inspires a lot of poetry – the writers must have been hiding inside, getting creative!
December’s wintery breath is already clouding the pond,
frosting the pane, obscuring summer’s memory.
~ John Geddes
I heard a bird sing
In the dark of December
A magical thing
And sweet to remember.
~ Oliver Herford
I remember, I remember
How my childhood fleeted by,
The mirth of its December,
And the warmth of its July.
~ Winthrop Mackworth Praed
December: a month of lights, snow and feasts,
Time to make amends and tie loose ends,
Finish off what you started
And hope your wishes come true.
I have forgotten much, but still remember,
The poinciana’s red, blood-red in warm December.
~ Claude McKay
In December ring
Every day the chimes;
Loud the gleemen sing
In the streets their merry rhymes.
Let us by the fire
Till the night expire!
~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Winter is coming! Check out these winter quotes.
May and October, the best-smelling months? I’ll make a case for December: evergreen, frost, wood smoke, cinnamon.
~ Lisa Kleypas, Love in the Afternoon
God gave us memory so that we might have roses in December.
~ James M. Barrie
December, being the last month of the year, cannot help but make us think of what is to come.
~ Fennel Hudson
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
Cold in the earth and fifteen wild Decembers,
From those brown hills, have melted into spring.
~ Emily Brontë
The cold is coming. December’s winter solstice. Start of the season.
~ Robert Pettit
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
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 (1841–1901), “Snow”
No matter what my fortune may be, or where I may roam,
In December, I’ll be going home.
~ Floyd Huddleston
The gardening season officially begins on January 1st, and ends on December 31.
~ Marie Huston
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
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
Check out this page of Christmas quotes!
December Weather Quotes
Cold and dreary, is that you, December?
In cold December fragrant chaplets blow,
And heavy harvests nod beneath the snow.
~ Alexander Pope
Ah, distinctly I remember it was in the bleak December; And each separate dying ember wrought its ghost upon the floor.
~ Edgar Allan Poe
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
December’s immaculate coldness feels warm. December feels like blood.
~ Zinaida Gippius
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
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
By December an elastic skin of ice reached out hundreds of miles into the sea, rolling with every wave.
~ Will Chancellor
A bare tree stands with roots on both ends in December days.
~ Kiran Bantawa
More December & Christmas Ideas
I hope you enjoyed my December quotes collection! Pick a few to make picture quotes.
Creators and other DIYers will love this page of Christmas slogans, which are short saying perfect for cards, T shirts, and more.
To find quotes for every season and reason, visit my list of the best quote sites!
Enjoy, and Happy December!