Gratitude Quotes

Let these gratitude quotes express your thanks and appreciation for all that you have and for the people who encourage and inspire you.

Don't serve God out of force or design or guilt. Serve him out of delight and gratitude. Make a careful exploration of who you are and the work you've been given - in other words, what God put you on Earth to do. Rick Warren

Display, a life full of gratitude, and remember to give thanks each day. Danielle Duckery, Thanksgiving,Christmas & New Year Greetings

To get happier, try gratitude, giving back, savoring, encouraging your optimism, and celebrating progress Jonathan Harnum, Practice Like This
Words of Encouragement

Cultivating gratitude every morning when you wake up refreshed can help your day start off on a good note. Rocco Cozza
Cultivating gratitude every morning when you wake up refreshed can help your day start off on a good note. Rocco Cozza, Success Habits For The Morning
Inspirational Quotes

Gratitude Encourages Joy. Gratitude is closely related to worship; it voices our joy and it also creates joy. Gaylyn Williams, Gratitude Encourages Joy: How to Unlock Godís Gift of Lasting Happiness

People only see what they are prepared to see. If you look for what is good and what you can be grateful for you will find it everywhere. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Gratitude is appreciation for every moment in your life. It is a feeling of abundance. Brenda Nathan, Gratitude Journal: A Daily Appreciation

Thanksgiving marks the beginning of the holiday season, and represents food, family and moments of sharing and professing gratitude. Sarah Moore, Thanksgiving Recipes

This sign of respect, adoration, gratitude, and honor - going out of your way to notice someone, appreciate someone, honor someone, hold someone dear - in such a visible way, even kneeling at their feet, is a picture of what we could call "cherish." Gary L. Thomas, Cherish: The One Word That Changes Everything for Your Marriage

Gratitude and appreciation are important facets of our lives. There have been so many women who have shared their wisdom and their knowledge with us. Anne Wilson Schaef, Mediatations for Women Who Do Too Much

I believe that gratitude can change our attitude. David DeNotaris
I believe that gratitude can change our attitude. David DeNotaris
Quotes about Change

"Count your blessings" is such a common expression that it has become a catchphrase. Yet it contains powerful truth and meaning: Be grateful for what you have - and for what you don't have. Robert W. Bly, Count Your Blessings: 63 Things to Be Grateful for in Everyday Life . . . and How to Appreciate Them

I turned my attention to gratitude, and discovered that the more I cultivated a sense of appreciation for all that I had, the happier and less fearful I was. M. J. Ryan, The Power of Patience: How This Old-Fashioned Virtue Can Improve Your Life

The moment practicing gratitude daily becomes a habit, you can start to incorporate gratitude for your future. You can start giving gratitude for things that you want but do not have yet. Gabor Cadman, Confidence: Easy Steps to Attain Super Confidence

We should not measure success by bank accounts filled with money, but rather by moments filled with joy and gratitude. Pursuing your passion vigorously and relentlessly will bring you those moments. Dennis Houchin, The Passion Principles: The Key to a More Fulfilling, More Creative Life

Instead of comparing yourself to those who have what you want, compare yourself to those who have less to increase your gratitude. Rita Chester, Complaining: A Life Free from Complaining

Gratitude opens up your heart and your mind allowing you to reflect on the good that has happened to you which in turn makes you happy and drives contentment in your life. Bola Onada Sokunbi, Goal Setting To Live Your Dreams
Quotes about Being Happy

Gratitude allows you to recognize that although you don't have it yet, you are thankful for the journey you will take to achieve whatever it is you desire. Debbie Dickerson, Confidence is Your Game Changer

Take the time to help other people without expecting a reward or gratitude is definitely important in living an optimistic life. Krista KK Weatherspoon
Take the time to help other people without expecting a reward or gratitude is definitely important in living an optimistic life. Krista "KK" Weatherspoon, 50 Things To Know
Helping Others

Radical gratitude means you're going to walk through life being grateful in every situation, no matter what - in times of plenty, when times are tight, when times are good, bad, right, wrong, whatever. You can develop an attitude of gratitude by choosing to be grateful in every situation.
Rick Warren Quotes

The practice of gratitude empowers, heals, inspires, and fosters heartfelt well-being. Angeles Arrien, PhD

Gratitude makes you happier and more optimistic, improving your health and relationships and boosting your overall well-being. Brenda Nathan, Gratitude Journal: A Daily Appreciation

The art of thanksgiving is thanksliving. It is gratitude in action. It is applying Albert Schweitzer's philosophy: "'In gratitude for your own good fortune you must render in return some sacrifice of your life for the other life." Wilfred Peterson, Thanksgiving or Thanksliving
Quotes about Life

None is more impoverished than the one who has no gratitude. Gratitude is a currency that we can mint for ourselves, and spend without fear of bankruptcy. Fred De Witt Van Amburgh

By cultivating gratitude you eventually expand your internal sense of what is possible, regardless of seeming obstacles and challenges you go through. Veronica Smith, Loving Yourself

Gratitude breeds optimism, enthusiasm, resilience, happiness, and overall satisfaction which can decrease anxiety and depression. Beth Bunchman, Cultivating Gratitude: a guided journal for a positive mindset

It takes a lot of courage to have an attitude of gratitude during the dark times. But once you have it, it empowers you. Joshua Tongol
It takes a lot of courage to have an "attitude of gratitude" during the "dark" times. But once you have it, it empowers you. Joshua Tongol, The Secret to Awesomeness

Studies have shown that offices are the least common places to hear or express gratitude, and when we express our appreciation to coworkers it increases the overall effectiveness of the organization. The same is true, of course, in home, church, school, and every other social unit. Robert Morgan, Worry Less, Live More

In the fast-paced life that we currently live in, it is easy to take the good things in life for granted, and even easier to focus on the bad things. Something as simple as an affirmation saying "I am healthy" in the morning is enough to remind you to be grateful for the good things in your life. Robert Norman, Positive Thinking: 30 Days Of Motivation And Affirmations
Positive Thinking

Above all, the best part of gratitude is that you do not even have to be grateful only for the blessings that you receive but you may as well be grateful for the struggles that you have faced and you are facing. Rocco Cozza, Success Habits For The Morning

If you concentrate on finding whatever 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

Showing gratitude toward your family, friends, and all of those with whom you come into contact is an important part of maintaining healthy relationships with them." Claire Shannon, Gratitude: Feel Grateful Today and Every Day

You need to start feeling gratitude as you set your intentions. Intentions are the starting point for fulfilling your dreams. Brenda Nathan, Gratitude Journal: A Daily Appreciation

God help us to be grateful for our blessings, never to be guilty of the sin of ingratitude, and to instill this same gratitude into the lives of our children. Ezra Taft Benson

Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it. William Arthur Ward
Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it. William Arthur Ward
Famous Quotes

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

I have found that the more thankful I am, the more peaceful I am. Gratitude helps me focus on what I have instead of what I don't have, allowing me to stay focused on my blessings instead of worrying. Joyce Meyer, The Power of Being Thankful

I've said it before and I'll say it again, gratitude is always possible, and feeling good starts at home. Emma Wright, Feel Good Friday

The best thing about a gratitude list is that it can change your mood and bring you back to focus on the positive things in life. D.D. Tai, Mind: How To Pleasure Your Mind Everyday

Do not waste a single breath with feelings of hate or jealousy. Instead, show gratitude and thank God for the beautiful life He has given you in knowing Christ. Pearl Little; Julie Schoen, Christian Yoga: A Daily Christian Meditation Guide For Your Practice

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

Appreciate what you have and whatever link to you since you never know yours privileges until you start appreciating even what you call small little things or normal stuffs or natural things. By doing so, you will develop a spirit full of gratitude that leads to greatness. Nicole Gopher Mampuya, The Appreciation: How and why life needs to be appreciated in all its seasons?
Appreciation Poems

Gratitude can turn a negative into a positive.  Author Unknown
Gratitude can turn a negative into a positive. Find a way to be thankful for your troubles, and they can become your blessings. Author Unknown, Be Thankful

The best way to show your gratitude to God and to people is to accept everything with joy.
Mother Teresa Quotes

When anÖ act of charity or of gratitude, for instance, is presented to our sight or imagination, we are deeply impressed with its beauty and feel a strong desire in ourselves of doing charitable and grateful acts also. Thomas Jefferson

Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings. William Arthur Ward

Gratitude is the act of being thankful for what you have. It is the emotional expression of appreciation for what is present in your life. Janeen Latini, Love to Lead. Lead to Love
Each Life Is A Journey

Cultivate an attitude of gratitude instead of a mindset of scarcity. Observe the abundance and good that is already in your life. Candy Paull, The Heart of Abundance
Top Ten Quotes about Attitude

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 vanDyke

Building a practice of gratitude is the best way I know to create an optimistic approach to life. Start each day by lying in bed for five minutes and mentally acknowledging what you are grateful for. Silken Laumann
Optimistic Thinking

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, Celebrations: Rituals of Peace and Prayer

Gratitude helps us to put love into action. It helps us to experience love and to live it out. Krystal Kuehn
Gratitude helps us to put love into action. It helps us to experience love and to live it out." Krystal Kuehn, Giving Thanks

Nothing is more honorable than a grateful heart.
Seneca Quotes

All of my Grandmothers walked in great love, believed in the sacredness of life, and the deep respect of others and of God. I'm thankful for their legacy and the gift of having them in my life. Rebecca Hall-Gruyter, The Grandmother Legacies

Finding things for which one can be grateful helps make the memory of a difficult experience less intrusive. Other research has found a connection between the kind of positive emotions created by gratitude and resilience. Grateful people are better able to weather life's storms. Deborah Norville, Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Power of Gratitude

Gratitude opens the doors to your heart and welcomes in faith, love, peace, hope and freedom. Josh Austin, Wealth: 6 Ways to Make it Count

Thankfulness is the beginning of gratitude. Gratitude is the completion of thankfulness. Thankfulness may consist merely of words. Gratitude is shown in acts. Henri Frederic Amiel

By being thankful and using gratitude every single day, never losing sight of where you have been but keeping your mind, heart, and thoughts on where you want to go, you can accomplish things you never thought possible. Gloria Vester, The Power of Thankfulness

Gratitude... goes beyond the 'mine' and 'thine' and claims the truth that all of life is a pure gift. In the past I always thought of gratitude as a spontaneous response to the awareness of gifts received, but now I realize that gratitude can also be lived as a discipline. 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. Henri J. M. Nouwen

Gratitude can reduce your stress and anxiety. Bree Miller
Gratitude can reduce your stress and anxiety. Bree Miller, Gratitude & Happiness: A Guide to Feeling Grateful, Happy And Free

Being thankful is not telling God you appreciate the fact that your life is not in shambles. If that is the basis of your gratitude, you are on slippery ground. Every day of your life you face the possibility that a blessing in your life may be taken away. But blessings are only signs of God's love. The real blessing, of course, is the love itself. . . We are not ultimately grateful that we are still h olding our blessings. We are grateful that we are held by God even when the blessings are slipping through our fingers. Craig Barnes
Inspirational Poems

You are probably wondering what the heck is gratitude exactly. Well, Gratitude is defined as the quality of being thankful; readiness to show appreciation for and to return the kindness. Moe Alodah, Gratitude Precedes Happiness

Gratitude also helps take care of emotional business of negative things in our lives. Philip Watkins, Ph.D.

Never forget to recognize and express gratitude in your life for all the people that make a big difference in our life, for people like your mailperson, your doctor, your newspaper deliverer, etc. Just expressing a "thank you" very simple but very powerful!" Catherine Pulsifer
Making A Difference

Remain humble and grateful for all your accomplishments, and know that a force greater than your ego is always at work in your life. Wayne Dyer, The Invisible Force

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