61 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.

1.     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

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

3.     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
4.     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

5.     Gratitude Encourages Joy. Gratitude is closely related to worship; it voices our joy and it also creates joy. Gaylyn Williams, Gratitude Encourages Joy

6..     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

7.     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
Make A Difference   |     Thank You

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

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

10.     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

11.     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
12.     I believe that gratitude can change our attitude. David DeNotaris
Quotes about Change

13.     "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

14.     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

15.     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

16.     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

17.     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

18.     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

19.     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
20.     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

21.     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

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

23.     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

24.     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

25.     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

26.     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

27.     Gratitude breeds optimism, enthusiasm, resilience, happiness, and overall satisfaction which can decrease anxiety and depression. Beth Bunchman, Cultivating Gratitude

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
28.     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

29.     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

30.     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
Positive Thinking

31.     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

32.     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

33.     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

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

35.     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
36.     Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it. William Arthur Ward
Famous Quotes

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

38.     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

39.     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

40.     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

41.     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

42.     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

43.     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
Appreciation Poems

Gratitude can turn a negative into a positive.  Author Unknown
44.     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

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

46.     When anů 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

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

48.     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

49.     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

50.     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

51.     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
52.     Gratitude helps us to put love into action. It helps us to experience love and to live it out." Krystal Kuehn, Giving Thanks

53.     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

54.     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

55.     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

56.     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
57.     Gratitude can reduce your stress and anxiety. Bree Miller, Gratitude & Happiness

58.     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

59.     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

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

61.     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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