And he puzzled and puzzled ’till his puzzler was sore. Then the Grinch thought of something he hadn’t before. What if Christmas , he thought, doesn’t come from a store . What if Christmas , perhaps, means a little bit more.”
“Maybe Christmas,” he thought, “doesn’t come from a store. Maybe Christmas perhaps means a little bit more!” – The Grinch .
“Oh, the Who-manity.” “Cute kid, bad judge of character.” “One man’s toxic waste is another man’s potpurri.” “It’s because I’m green, isn’t it?”
The ending , wherein the Grinch’s heart triples in size and he joins the Whos for Christmas dinner is simply the cherry on top of the tale of the Grinch’s redemption: And what happened then…? Grew three sizes that day! And he brought back the toys!
It follows the Grinch, a grumpy, solitary creature who attempts to put an end to Christmas by stealing Christmas -themed items from the homes of the nearby town Whoville on Christmas Eve. Miraculously, the Grinch realizes that Christmas may not all be about money and presents.
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Maybe Christmas . . . perhaps . . .means a little bit more!’ From the 1957 children’s classic How the Grinch Stole Christmas by Dr Seuss (Theodor Seuss Geisel,1904-1991).
The reason for this is a source of speculation; the consensus among the Whos is that he was born with a heart that is “two sizes too small”. He especially hates the Christmas season, making particular note of how disturbing the various noises of Christmas time are to him, including the singing of Christmas carols.
10 Dr . Seuss Christmas Quotes For a Happy Holiday! “What if Christmas , he thought, doesn’t come from a store. And what happened then? “ Christmas Day will always be just as long as we have we.” “And then the true meaning of Christmas came through, and the Grinch found the strength of ten Grinches plus two.
In fact, he hated this holiday so much that he terrorized the entire town of Whoville on Christmas Eve. While disguised as Santa Claus, he: Took away their presents.
Quotes . The Grinch : All right, you’re a reindeer. Here’s your motivation: Your name is Rudolph, you’re a freak with a red nose, and no one likes you. Then, one day, Santa picks you and you save Christmas.
As perfect as Ebeneezer Scrooge’s name, and let’s be honest, How The Grinch Stole Christmas is really just a knock-off of Dicken’s A Christmas Carol. But the Grinch is just mean. He’s not all “ Bah humbug !” when Christmas frivolities get on his nerves — he’s all “I MUST stop this Christmas from coming.”
Grinch : [as Max sneezes ] Gesundheit. [ Max growls; this causes Cindy Lou to see the Grinch and Max , and she screams, and the Grinch screams back; drops down to the ground and snorts.] Grinch : [imitating Cindy] “The, the, the, the…” [normal voice; loudly] THE GRINCH ! Cindy: Aah!
30 Best Grinch Quotes “It came without ribbons, it came without tags. “Maybe Christmas (he thought) doesn’t come from a store. “No one should be alone on Christmas .” — Cindy Lou Who. “Now you listen to me, young lady! “It’s because I’m green isn’t it?” — “4:00, wallow in self-pity. “Am I just eating because I’m bored?” — “Cheer up, dude.
7) How long has the Grinch hated Christmas? He has had to put up with the Whos’ annoying Christmas celebrations for 53 years . Dr. Seuss was, himself, 53 years old when he wrote the book.