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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 David Rast about joy

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

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

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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 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 Bob Dylan about gratitude

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

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 Steve Maraboli about gratitude

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

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 Grant Cardone about gratitude

Be grateful, never satisfied. ⏤ Grant Cardone

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

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

Picture quote by Rumi about gratitude

Wear gratitude like a cloak ⏤ Rumi

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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.

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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

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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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

Picture quote by Jacques Maritain about gratitude

Gratitude is the most exquisite form of courtesy. ⏤ Jacques Maritain

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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

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

William Arthur Ward, writer

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


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

Melody Beattie, writer

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

Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman

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

Marcus Annaeus Seneca Seneca The Elder, rhetorician

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

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

Solanus Casey, priest

Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul.

Henry Ward Beecher, clergyman

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

Izaak Walton, writer

Our favorite attitude should be gratitude

Zig Ziglar, author

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

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

Bob Dylan, singer songwriter

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

Walter Savage Landor, poet

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

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


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

Henry Ward Beecher, clergyman

Hope has a good memory, gratitude a bad one.

Baltasar Gracian, philosopher

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

Jean-Jacques Rousseau, philosopher

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

Demosthenes, statesman

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

Benjamin Franklin, 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,

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

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

William Faulkner,

Gratitude is a sickness suffered by dogs.

Josef Stalin,

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

Silent gratitude isn't very much to anyone.

Gertrude Stein, author

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 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 the doorman's payment.


Revenge is profitable, gratitude is expensive.

Edward Gibbon, historian

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

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

Anne Morrow Lindbergh, writer

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

Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer

Eaten bread is soon forgotten.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

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

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

Publilius Syrus, writer

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

Marcus Annaeus Seneca Seneca The Elder, rhetorician

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

Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer

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

Henry Ward Beecher, clergyman

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

Felix Frankfurter, judge

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

Thomas Traherne, clergyman

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 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

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,

Ingratitude is treason to mankind.

James Thomson, musician

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

Fyodor Dostoyevsky, writer

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

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


Gratitude is the most exquisite form of courtesy.

Jacques Maritain, philosopher

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

Bhagavad Gita, scripture

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

Elizabeth Carter, poet

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

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

Clarence E. Hodges,

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

William John Bennett,

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

Meister Eckhart, philosopher

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

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

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

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

Dorothy Day,

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

May we never let the things we can't have, or don't have, or shouldn't have, spoil our enjoyment of the things we do have and can have. As we value our happiness let us not forget it, for one of the greatest lessons in life is learning to be happy without the things we cannot or should not have.

Richard L. Evans, clergyman

That's the trouble with directors. Always biting the hand that lays the golden egg.

Samuel Goldwyn, producer

Gratitude is one of those things that cannot be bought. It must be born with men, or else all the obligations in the world will not create it.

Edward F. Halifax, statesman

True thanksgiving means that we need to thank God for what He has done for us, and not to tell Him what we have done for Him. -

George R. Hendrick,

There are minds so impatient of inferiority that their gratitude is a species of revenge, and they return benefits not because recompense is a pleasure for them, but because obligation is a pain.

Samuel Johnson, author

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 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

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

Gratitude is our most direct line to God and the angels. If we take the time, no matter how crazy and troubled we feel, we can find something to be thankful for. The more we seek gratitude, the more reason the angels will give us for gratitude and joy to exist in our lives.

Terry Lynn Taylor,

...gratitude is a debt which usually goes on accumulating like blackmail; the more you pay, the more is exacted. In time, you are made to realize that the kindness done you is become a curse and you wish it had not happened.

Mark Twain, author

We cannot look at the child who has been raped and offer the theological maxim that God will draw something good from out of this. We cannot think of the children consumed by the fires of Auschwitz and Hiroshima and manufacture some easy gratitude. Gratitude does not take away the horrors of violence.

Ellen Vaughn,

Gratitude is not only the memory but the homage of the heart rendered to God for his goodness.

Nathaniel P. Willis,

This country owes them all a debt of gratitude. The down payment on that debt is making sure that we live up to Lincoln's charge: to care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan.

Dave Obey, politician

All Americans owe a debt of gratitude to Dr. King for his bravery and commitment to civil rights and nonviolence that changed this nation - and world - for the better.

Eliot Engel, politician

I owe a debt of gratitude to two other living Justices. Sandra Day O'Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg paved the way for me and so many other women in my generation. Their pioneering lives have created boundless possibilities for women in the law. I thank them for their inspiration and also for the personal kindnesses they have shown me.

Elena Kagan, judge

Many times a day I realize how much my own life is built on the labors of my fellowmen, and how earnestly I must exert myself in order to give in return as much as I have received.

Albert Einstein, physicist

I've always had that gratitude that I had the opportunity to pursue my potential. So I think my story says that, when women are given the chance and the opportunity, that we can achieve a lot. We deliver. We can make the world a better place, one butt at a time.

Sara Blakely, businesswoman

One looks back with appreciation to the brilliant teachers, but with gratitude to those who touched our human feelings. The curriculum is so much necessary raw material, but warmth is the vital element for the growing plant and for the soul of the child.

Carl Jung, psychiatrist

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

Anne Morrow Lindbergh, writer

When someone saves your life and gives you life, there's gratitude, humility; there's a time you've been so blessed you realize you've been given another chance at life that maybe you did or didn't deserve.

Pat Summerall, celebrity

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