No matter our circumstances, no matter our challenges or trials, there is something in each day to embrace and cherish. There is something in each day that can bring gratitude and joy if only we will see and appreciate it.— Dieter F. Uchtdorf
Successful Joy And Gratitude quotations
New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings.
The root of joy is gratefulness...It is not joy that makes us grateful; it is gratitude that makes us joyful.
There are days when we can bring before God.
..laughter of joy and gratitude. There will be other days when we can only muster a bitter, angry complaint. Be confident that God will accept whatever we lift up before him, and he will make it serve his purpose and our good.
Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.
In whatever sense this year is a new year for you, may the moment find you eager and unafraid, ready to take it by the hand with joy and gratitude.
A child of God should be a visible beatitude for joy and happiness, and a living doxology for gratitude and adoration.
Prayer is an aspiration of the heart, it is a simple glance directed to heaven, it is a cry of gratitude and love in the midst of trail as well as joy; finally, it is something great, supernatural, which expands my soul and unites me to Jesus.
Look back and be grateful, look ahead and be hopeful, look around and be helpful.
Movement should be approached like life - with enthusiasm, joy and gratitude - for movement is life, and life is movement, and we get out of it what we put into it.
I wonder if gratefulness is the bridge from sorrow to joy, spanning the chasm of our anxious striving. Freed from the burden of unbridled desires, we can enjoy what we have, celebrate what we've attained, and appreciate the familiar. For if we can't be happy now, we'll likely not be happy when.
There is a calmness to a life lived in gratitude, a quiet joy.
Enjoy life now. This is not a rehearsal.
The Prince, charmed with these words, and much more with the manner in which they were spoken, knew not how to show his joy and gratitude; he assured her that he loved her better than he did himself.
I write about the power of trying, because I want to be okay with failing.
I write about generosity because I battle selfishness. I write about joy because I know sorrow. I write about faith because I almost lost mine, and I know what it is to be broken and in need of redemption. I write about gratitude because I am thankful - for all of it.
Gratitude is a mark of a noble soul and a refined character.
We like to be around those who are grateful. They tend to brighten all around them. They make others feel better about themselves. They tend to be more humble, more joyful, more likable.
Be grateful for what you already have while you pursue your goals.
My day begins and ends with gratitude and joy.
Jesus went without comfort so that you might have it.
He postponed joy so that you might share in it. He willingly chose isolation so that you might never be alone in your hurt and sorrow. He had no real fellowship so that fellowship might be yours, this moment. This alone is enough cause for great gratitude!
Let ourselves be seen, deeply seen, vulnerably seen, to love with our whole hearts, even though there's no guarantee... to practice gratitude and joy in those moments of terror, to be this vulnerable means that we’re alive.
There is a battle of two wolves inside us all. One is evil. It is anger, jealousy, greed, resentment, lies, inferiority and ego. The other is good. It is joy, peace, love, hope, humility, kindness, empathy and truth. The wolf that wins? The one you feed.
The man who radiates good cheer, who makes life happier wherever he meets it, is always a man of vision and faith.
Gratitude places you in the energy field of plentitude.
Glow with gratitude and see how awe and joy will make their home in you.
Both abundance and lack exist simultaneously in our lives, as parallel realities. It is always our conscious choice which secret garden we will tend.
Be the silent watcher of your thoughts and behavior. You are beneath the thinker. You are the stillness beneath the mental noise. You are the love and joy beneath the pain.
The greater our present trials, the louder will our future songs be, and the more intense our joyful gratitude.
Gratitude, not understanding, is the secret to joy and equanimity.
Because gratification of a desire leads to the temporary stilling of the mind and the experience of the peaceful, joyful Self, it's no wonder that we get hooked on thinking that happiness comes from the satisfaction of desires. This is the meaning of the
Interrupt anxiety with gratitude.
You have no cause for anything but gratitude and joy.
When we choose not to focus on what is missing from our lives but are grateful for the abundance that's present ... we experience heaven on earth.
The discipline of gratitude is the explicit effort to acknowledge that all I am and have is given to me as a gift of love, a gift to be celebrated with joy.
Start the day with a grateful heart.
God smiles when we praise and thank Him continually.
Few things feel better than receiving heartfelt praise and appreciation from someone else. God loves it, too. An amazing thing happens when we offer praise and thanksgiving to God. When we give God enjoyment, our own hearts are filled with joy.
I just feel so much joy and gratitude that people have connected to it in this way. The biggest reward that I could ever get is seeing women, especially black women, talk about what this album ['A Seat at the Table'] has done, the solace it has given them.
If we want to find happiness, let's stop thinking about gratitude or ingratitude and give for the inner joy of giving.
Joy does not simply happen to us. We have to choose joy and keep choosing it every day.
Whenever we are appreciative, we are filled with a sense of well-being and swept up by the feeling of joy.
My day begins with gratitude and joy.
I look forward with enthusiasm to the adventures of the day, knowing that in my life, All is good.
All that in this delightful garden grows should happy be and have immortal bliss.
Today I look at all the positive things in my life, and I am grateful for them.
The poor man shuddered, overflowed with an angelic joy;
he declared in his transport that this would last through life; he said to himself that he really had not suffered enough to deserve such radiant happiness, and he thanked God, in the depths of his soul, for having permitted that he, a miserable man, should be so loved by this innocent being.
Love of God is pure when joy and suffering inspire an equal degree of gratitude.
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.
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.
Joyful let the soul be in the present, let it disdain to trouble about what is beyond and temper bitterness with a laugh. Nothing is blessed forever.