Tag: Thankful & Gratitude

Quotes November 25, 2021

“Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don’t have, you will never, ever have enough.”
Oprah Winfrey
 
 
 
 
“No one who achieves success does so without acknowledging the help of others. The wise and confident acknowledge this help with gratitude.” Alfred North Whitehead
 
 
 
 
“We would worry less if we praised more. Thanksgiving is the enemy of discontent and dissatisfaction.”
H.A. Ironside
 
 
 
 
“The way to develop the best that is in a person is by appreciation and encouragement.”
Charles Schwab
 
 
 
 
“Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.”
Marcel Proust
 
 
 
 
“Silent gratitude isn’t very much use to anyone.”
Gertrude Stein
 
 
 
 
“If the only prayer you ever say in your entire life is thank you, it will be enough.”
Meister Eckhart
 
 
 
 
“Gratitude is riches. Complaint is poverty.”
Doris Day
 
 
 
 
“The world has enough beautiful mountains and meadows, spectacular skies and serene lakes. It has enough lush forests, flowered fields, and sandy beaches. It has plenty of stars and the promise of a new sunrise and sunset every day. What the world needs more of is people to appreciate and enjoy it.”
Michael Josephson
 
 
 
 
“Gratitude is a currency that we can mint for ourselves, and spend without fear of bankruptcy.”
Fred De Witt Van Amburgh
 
 
 
 
“I may not be where I want to be but I’m thankful for not being where I used to be.”
Habeeb Akande
 
 
 
 
“Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend.”
Melody Beattie
 
 
 
 
“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.”
John F. Kennedy
 
 
 
 
“Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current situation.”
Brian Tracy
 
 
 
 
“Gratitude is the most exquisite form of courtesy.”
Jacques Maritain
 
 
 
 
“At times our own light goes out and is rekindled by a spark from another person. Each of us has cause to think with deep gratitude of those who have lighted the flame within us.”
Albert Schweitzer
 
 
 
 
“When a person doesn’t have gratitude, something is missing in his or her humanity.”
Elie Wiesel
 
 
 
 
“Acknowledging the good that you already have in your life is the foundation for all abundance.”
Eckhart Tolle
 
 
 
 
“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
 
 
 
 
“If you want to turn your life around, try thankfulness. It will change your life mightily.”
Gerald Good
 
 
 
 
“Make it a habit to tell people thank you. To express your appreciation, sincerely and without the expectation of anything in return. Truly appreciate those around you, and you’ll soon find many others around you. Truly appreciate life, and you’ll find that you have more of it.” Ralph Marston
 
 
 
 
“Appreciation is a wonderful thing: It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well.”
Voltaire
 
 
 
 
“When it comes to life the critical thing is whether you take things for granted or take them with gratitude.”
Gilbert K. Chesterton
 
 
 
 
“Be grateful for what you have and stop complaining — it bores everybody else, does you no good, and doesn’t solve any problems.”
Zig Ziglar
 
 
 
 
“He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has.”
Epictetus
 
 
 
 
“No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks”.
Unknown

Quotes November 28, 2019

Happy Thanksgiving Everyone!

I am grateful for your friendship and do not take this for granted.
 
 
 
 
Be grateful for what you have and stop complaining – it bores everybody else, does you no good, and doesn’t solve any problems.
Zig Ziglar
 
 
 
 
It is just that we should be grateful, not only to those with whose views we may agree, but also to those who have expressed more superficial views; for these also contributed something, by developing before us the powers of thought.
Aristotle
 
 
 
 
Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.
Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend.
Melody Beattie
 
 
 
 
I’m just thankful for everything, all the blessings in my life, trying to stay that way. I think that’s the best way to start your day and finish your day. It keeps everything in perspective.
Tim Tebow
 
 
 
 
When it comes to life the critical thing is whether you take things for granted or take them with gratitude.
Gilbert K. Chesterton