Gratitude Quotes

A grateful heart is
the key to everything.
~Roy T. Bennett
Joy is the simplest form
of gratitude.
~Karl Barth
Ask not what tomorrow may bring,
but count as blessing every day that
fate allows you.
Saying thank you is more than good
manners. It is good spirituality.
~Alfred Painter
Got no checkbooks, got no banks.
Still I'd like to express my thanks -
I've got the sun in the mornin'
and the moon at night.
~Irving Berlin
My cup runneth over...
~Psalm 23:5
The hardest arithmetic to
master is that which enables
us to count our blessings.
~Eric Hoffer
To me, every hour of the day and night
is an unspeakably perfect miracle.
~Walt Whitman
Sometimes I go about with pity for
myself and all the while Great Winds
are carrying me across the sky.
~Ojibway Saying
There is not a more pleasing exercise of the
mind than gratitude. It is accompanied with
such an inward satisfaction that the duty is
sufficiently rewarded by the performance.
~Joseph Addison
And I think to myself
What a wonderful world...
~Louis Armstrong
Reflect upon your present blessings,
of which every man has plenty;
not on your past misfortunes,
of which all men have some.
~Charles Dickens
I can no other answer make,
but, thanks, and thanks.
~William Shakespeare
You have no cause for anything
but gratitude and joy.
The Pilgrims made seven times more graves
than huts. No Americans have been more
impoverished than these who, nevertheless,
set aside a day of thanksgiving.
~H.U. Westermayer
He is a wise man who does not grieve
for the things which he has not,
but rejoices for those which he has.
We can only be said to be alive
in those moments when our hearts
are conscious of our treasures.
~Thornton Wilder
Give thanks for a little
and you will find a lot.
~Hansa Proverb
Gratitude is the most exquisite
form of courtesy.
~Jacques Maritain
Let gratitude be the pillow upon which
you kneel to say your nightly prayer.
And let faith be the bridge you build
to overcome evil and welcome good.
~Maya Angelou
If you want to turn your life around,
try thankfulness. It will change
your life mightily.
~Gerald Good
O Lord, who lends me life, lend me
a heart replete with thankfulness.
~William Shakespeare
There is a calmness to a life
lived in gratitude, a quiet joy.
~Ralph H. Blum
How happy a person is depends
on the depth of their gratitude.
~John Miller
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
I always live on the sunny side.
I count everything joy.
~Christian D. Larson
The unthankful heart discovers no
mercies; but the thankful heart will find,
in every hour, some heavenly blessings.
~Henry Ward Beecher
Don't waste yourself in rejection,
nor bark against the bad, but
chant the beauty of the good.
~Ralph Waldo Emerson
He who forgets the language
of gratitude can never be on
speaking terms with happiness.
~C. Neil Strait
I will tell you, Scholar, I have heard a
grave Divine say, that God has two
dwellings; one in heaven, and the
other in a meek and thankful heart.
~Izaak Walton
The still small voice of gratitude.
~Thomas Gray
Gratitude is born in hearts that take
time to count up past mercies.
~Charles E. Jefferson
An attitude of gratitude
brings great things.
~Yogi Bhajan
It is worth a thousand pounds a year
to have the habit of looking on the
bright side of things.
~Samuel Johnson
The miracle is not to walk on water.
The miracle is to walk on the green earth,
dwelling deeply in the present moment
and feeling truly alive.
~Thich Nhat Hanh
In everything give thanks.
~I Thessalonians 5:18
Praise the bridge
that carried you over.
~George Colman
For today and its blessings, I owe
the world an attitude of gratitude.
~Clarence E. Hodges
I would maintain that thanks are the
highest form of thought; and that gratitude
is happiness doubled by wonder.
~G.K. Chesterton
For each new morning with its light,
For rest and shelter of the night,
For health and food, for love and friends,
For everything Thy goodness sends.
~Ralph Waldo Emerson

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