Melissa’s Favourite Christmas Movies → Home Alone (1990)

"You’re not at all worried that something might happen to Kevin?"
"No, for three reasons: A, I’m not that lucky. Two, we use smoke detectors and D, we live on the most boring street in the whole United States of America, where nothing even remotely dangerous will ever happen. Period." 


Melissa’s Favourite Christmas Movies → Miracle on 34th Street (1994)

"I don’t think that there’s any harm in not believing in a figure that many do acknowledge to be a fiction."
"Oh, but there is. I’m not just a whimsical figure who wears a charming suit and affects a jolly demeanor. You  know, I… I… I’m a symbol. I’m a symbol of the human ability to be able to suppress the selfish and hateful tendencies that rule the major part of our lives. If… you can’t believe, if you can’t accept anything on faith, then you’re doomed for a life dominated by doubt."