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Picture quote by Sayings about gratitude

Look back and be grateful, look ahead and be hopeful, look around and be helpful. ⏤ Sayings

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Interrupt anxiety with gratitude.

Picture quote by Roy Bennett about goals

Be grateful for what you already have while you pursue your goals. ⏤ Roy Bennett

Picture quote by Sayings about gratitude

Today I look at all the positive things in my life, and I am grateful for them. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Sayings about inspirational

Start the day with a grateful heart. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Confucius about kindness

Act with kindness but do not expect gratitude. ⏤ Confucius

Picture quote by Mandy Hale about gratitude

Be grateful for small things, big things, and everything in between. Count your blessings, not your problems. ⏤ Mandy Hale

Picture quote by David Rast about joy

It is not joy that makes us grateful. It is gratitude that makes us joyful. ⏤ David Rast

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As we express our gratitude we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.

Picture quote by Bob Dylan about gratitude

Be grateful for the things you don't have that you don't want. ⏤ Bob Dylan

Picture quote by Denis Waitley about happiness

Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace and gratitude. ⏤ Denis Waitley

Picture quote by Anne Frank about regret

Dead people receive more flowers than the living ones because regret is stronger than gratitude. ⏤ Anne Frank

Picture quote by Brendon Burchard about blessing

Don't bemoan your day or how little you have. Blessings abound and amplify with gratitude. ⏤ Brendon Burchard

Picture quote by Rumi about gratitude

Wear gratitude like a cloak ⏤ Rumi

Picture quote by Marcel Proust about gratitude

Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom. ⏤ Marcel Proust

Picture quote by Steve Maraboli about gratitude

If you want to find happiness, find gratitude. ⏤ Steve Maraboli

Picture quote by Grant Cardone about gratitude

Be grateful, never satisfied. ⏤ Grant Cardone

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We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives.

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Be in a state of gratitude for everything that shows up in your life. Be thankful for the storms as well as smooth sailing.

Picture quote by Sayings about gratitude

It doesn't matter if the glass is half empty or half full. Be grateful that you have a glass, and there is something in it. ⏤ Sayings

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Piglet noticed that even though he had a Very Small Heart, it could hold a rather large amount of gratitude.

Picture quote by Hazrat Inayat Khan about gratitude

A person howerer learned and qualified in his life's work inwhom gratitude is absent, is devoid of that beauty of character which makes personality fragrant. ⏤ Hazrat Inayat Khan

Picture quote by Sayings about gratitude

Gratitude is nutrition for a living relationship. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Sayings about choice

Be thankful of every day in your life as we have choices. ⏤ Sayings

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Gratitude is the best medicine. It heals your mind, you body and your spirit. And attracts more things to be grateful for. ⏤ Sayings

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Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.

Marcel Proust, author

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,

Gratitude is the heart's memory.


We count our miseries carefully, and accept our blessings without much thought.

Chinese Proverbs,

Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; but remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for.

Epicurus, philosopher

Some people grumble because roses have thorns; I am thankful that the thorns have roses.

Alphonse Karr, critic

The more you express gratitude for what you have, the more things you'll have to express gratitude for.

Zig Ziglar, author

If forgiveness is medicine for the soul, then gratitude is vitamins.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

One ungrateful man does an injury to all who stand in need of aid.

Publilius Syrus, writer

If having a soul means being able to feel love and loyalty and gratitude, then animals are better off than a lot of humans.

James Herriot, writer

I would thank you from the bottom of my heart, but for you my heart has no bottom.


Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.

William Arthur Ward, writer

If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous, he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and a man.

Mark Twain, author

Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all the others.

Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman

Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.

Melody Beattie, writer

Reflect on your present blessings, of which every man has many; not on your past misfortunes of which all men have some

Charles Dickens, writer

See how many are better off than you are, but consider how many are worse.

Marcus Annaeus Seneca Seneca The Elder, rhetorician

Our favorite attitude should be gratitude

Zig Ziglar, author

Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul.

Henry Ward Beecher, clergyman

My advice to you is not to inquire why or whither, but just enjoy your ice cream while it's on your plate.

Thornton Wilder, novelist

Gratitude is the first sign of a thinking, rational creature.

Solanus Casey, priest

God has two dwellings; one in heaven, and the other in a meek and thankful heart.

Izaak Walton, writer

We think that we suffer from ingratitude, while in reality we suffer from self-love.

Walter Savage Landor, poet

Just because you like my stuff doesn't mean I owe you anything.

Bob Dylan, singer songwriter

He that has satisfied his thirst turns his back on the well.

Baltasar Gracian, philosopher

Gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder.

G. K. Chesterton, writer

To remind a man of the good turns you have done him is very much like a reproach.

Demosthenes, statesman

I had the bluesbecause I had no shoesuntil upon the street,I met a man who had no feet.


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, president

Feeling grateful or appreciative of someone or something in your life actually attracts more of the things that you appreciate and value into your life.

Northrup Christiane,

When befriended, remember it; when you befriend, forget it.

Benjamin Franklin, president

A proud man is seldom a grateful man, for he never thinks he gets as much as he deserves.

Henry Ward Beecher, clergyman

Gratitude is a duty which ought to be paid, but which none have a right to expect.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau, philosopher

Hope has a good memory, gratitude a bad one.

Baltasar Gracian, philosopher

Silent gratitude isn't very much to anyone.

Gertrude Stein, author

Gratitude is a sickness suffered by dogs.

Josef Stalin,

Maybe the only thing worse than having to give gratitude constantly is having to accept it.

William Faulkner,

Gratitude is absolutely the way to bring more into your life.

Joe Vitale, writer

Too great a hurry to discharge an obligation is a kind of ingratitude.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer

Gratitude is a twofold love -- love coming to visit us, and love running out to greet a welcome guest.

Henry Van Dyke, poet

Gratitude is the doorman's payment.


Thank God every morning when you get up that you have something to do that day, which must be done, whether you like it or not.

James Russell Lowell, poet

No longer forward nor behind I look in hope or fear; But, grateful, take the good I find,The best of now and here.

John Greenleaf Whittier, poet

In most of mankind gratitude is merely a secret hope for greater favours.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer

One can never pay in gratitude; one can only pay in kind somewhere else in life.

Anne Morrow Lindbergh, writer

Deficiency motivation doesn't work. It will lead to a life-long pursuit of try to fix me. Learn to appreciate what you have and where and who you are.

Wayne Dyer, psychologist

Eaten bread is soon forgotten.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

Revenge is profitable, gratitude is expensive.

Edward Gibbon, historian

One ungrateful person, does an injury to all needy people.

Publilius Syrus, writer

Next to ingratitude the most painful thing to bear is gratitude.

Henry Ward Beecher, clergyman

Gratitude is the inward feeling of kindness received. Thankfulness is the natural impulse to express that feeling. Thanksgiving is the following of that impulse.

Henry Van Dyke, poet

There is as much greatness of mind in acknowledging a good turn, as in doing it.

Marcus Annaeus Seneca Seneca The Elder, rhetorician

The public have neither shame or gratitude.

William Hazlitt, critic

Two kinds of gratitude: The sudden kind we feel for what we take; the larger kind we feel for what we give.

Edwin Arlington Robinson,

Love is the true means by which the world is enjoyed: our love to others, and others love to us.

Thomas Traherne, clergyman

We seldom find people ungrateful so long as it is thought we can serve them.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer

In ordinary life we hardly realize that we receive a great deal more than we give, and that it is only with gratitude that life becomes rich.

Dietrich Bonhoeffer, theologian

Gratitude is one of the least articulate of the emotions, especially when it is deep.

Felix Frankfurter, judge

Gratitude is the most exquisite form of courtesy.

Jacques Maritain, philosopher

If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.

Meister Eckhart, philosopher

Every professional athlete owes a debt of gratitude to the fans and management, and pays an installment every time he plays. He should never miss a payment.

Bobby Hull, athlete

Remember that not to be happy is not to be grateful.

Elizabeth Carter, poet

It is not possible to eat me without insisting that I sing praises of my devourer?

Fyodor Dostoyevsky, writer

Sometimes we need to remind ourselves that thankfulness is indeed a virtue.

William John Bennett,

Whatever I am offered in devotion with a pure heart -- a leaf, a flower, fruit, or water -- I accept with joy.

Bhagavad Gita, scripture

Unto every one that hath shall be given, and he shall have abundance: but from him that hath not shall be taken away even that which he hath. Matthew


This race is never grateful: from the first, One fills their cup at supper with pure wine, Which back they give at cross-time on a sponge, In bitter vinegar.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning, poet

The best thing to do with the best things in life is to give them up.

Dorothy Day,

For today and its blessings, I owe the world an attitude of gratitude.

Clarence E. Hodges,

I hate ingratitude more in a person; than lying, vainness, babbling, drunkenness, or, any taint of vice whose strong corruption inhabits our frail blood. Twelfth Night

William Shakespeare, dramatist

I'm grateful for the opportunity to live on this beautiful and astonishing planet Earth. In the morning, I wake up with a sense of gratitude.

Earl Nightingale, radio speaker

Gratitude: An imaginary emotion that rewards an imaginary behavior, altruism. Both imaginaries are false faces for selfishness, which is a real and honest emotion.

Robert A. Heinlein, writer

Ingratitude is treason to mankind.

James Thomson, musician

Nothing more detestable does the earth produce than an ungrateful man.

Decimus Magnus Ausonius,

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, theologian

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, writer

Today we bury his remains in the earth as a seed of immortality. Our hearts are full of sadness, yet at the same time of joyful hope and profound gratitude.

Joseph Ratzinger, clergyman

Can you see the holiness in those things you take for granted--a paved road or a washing machine? If you concentrate on finding what is good in every situation, you will discover that your life will suddenly be filled with gratitude, a feeling that nurtures the soul.

Rabbi Harold Kushner,

Do you realize what this means? The fact of being alive... I still find it staggering that I am here at all.

Christopher Leach,

Nothing purchased can come close to the renewed sense of gratitude for having family and friends.

Courtland Milloy,

Gratitude -- the meanest and most sniveling attribute in the world.

Dorothy Parker, poet

Let's choose today to quench our thirst for the good life we thinks others lead by acknowledging the good that already exists in our lives. We can then offer the universe the gift of our grateful hearts.

Sarah Ban Breathnach, author

There is a calmness to a life lived in Gratitude, a quiet joy.

Ralph H. Blum,

Let us rise up and be thankful, for if we didn't learn a lot today, at least we learned a little, and if we didn't learn a little, at least we didn't get sick, and if we got sick, at least we didn't die; so, let us all be thankful.

Buddha, monk

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. Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.

Melody Beattie, writer

America's fighting men and women sacrifice much to ensure that our great nation stays free. We owe a debt of gratitude to the soldiers that have paid the ultimate price for this cause, as well as for those who are blessed enough to return from the battlefield unscathed.

Allen Boyd, politician

If future generations are to remember us more with gratitude than sorrow, we must achieve more than just the miracles of technology. We must also leave them a glimpse of the world as it was created, not just as it looked when we got through with it.

Lyndon B. Johnson, president

It is another's fault if he be ungrateful, but it is mine if I do not give. To find one thankful man, I will oblige a great many that are not so.

Marcus Annaeus Seneca Seneca The Elder, rhetorician

To speak gratitude is courteous and pleasant, to enact gratitude is generous and noble, but to live gratitude is to touch Heaven.

Johannes A. Gaertner,

Stop the guilt about food! Bless and savor what you eat and radiate gratitude for it!

Ronda Del Boccio,

Our gratitude to the American people is immense and we should never be embarrassed to express it.

Jalal Talabani, politician

Gratitude is when memory is stored in the heart and not in the mind.

Lionel Hampton, musician

When service members are discharged, we should express our gratitude for their profound personal sacrifice, not hand them a bill for their hospital food.

Barbara Boxer, politician

The way to move out of judgement is to move into gratitude.

Neale Donald Walsch, author

Gratitude isn't a burdening emotion.

Loretta Young, actress

It is not joy that makes us grateful. It is gratitude that makes us joyful.

David Rast,

Silent gratitude isn't very much use to anyone.

Gertrude Stein, author

I am of the African race, and in the colour which is natural to them of the deepest dye; and it is under a sense of the most profound gratitude to the Supreme Ruler of the Universe.

Benjamin Banneker, scientist

I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought, and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder.

Gilbert K. Chesterton, writer

Gratitude is merely the secret hope of further favors.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer

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