Let these Thanksgiving quotes remind you
to count your many blessings all year long. If your focus is one of thankfulness
rather than one of looking at your troubles your life will be much happier. We all
have lots to be grateful for!
It is when we stop thinking about what we don't have or what we lack,
and become grateful for who we are, that we can gain access to true
Frank Arrigazzi, TIP TOP Spiritual Lessons Inspirational Quotes |
Thanksgiving marks the beginning of the holiday season, and represents food,
family and moments of sharing and professing gratitude.
Sarah Moore, Thanksgiving Recipes: Easy and Delicious Recipes for Celebrating Thanksgiving and the Holiday Season
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more.
If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough.
Words of Encouragement |
Thanksgiving is a time to give, a time to love, and a time to reflect on the things that matter most in life.
Danielle Duckery, Thanksgiving,Christmas & New Year Greetings
The best of all blessings is to give thanks for at a family gathering than the family and the gathering.
When did you last thank God for someone important in your life, such as your husband, children, family, or friends?
Renee Swope, Encouragement for Today: Devotions for Everyday Living
Quotes about God |
If you made a list of all the things you could be thankful for, the list would undoubtedly be longer than your misfortunes.
Catherine Pulsifer Many Blessings |
Our view of God always comes first, and this is the primary conflict
between the secular scientific community and the Christian community.
I am not anti-science; I love discovering the greatness of God by
learning about the things He has made. And I thankfully give Him the
credit for the beauty and design that surrounds me.
Michael Garland, The Lifted Veil: Viewing Your World in the Knowledge of Christ
We are blessed in so many ways; many things we take for granted but
we should stop and be thankful each and every day.
Catherine Pulsifer Blessed |
Practicing gratitude is a very powerful tool to shift your attention
on the things you don't have to the things you
do have and this alone will make you feel better.
Noelia Aanulds, Happiness: Learn How To Be Happy And Boost Your Life
While I was taught Thanksgiving was a celebration of survival
and reconciliation with indigenous peoples, Thanksgiving is a
celebration of a harvest, and it is common all over the world.
Rodney Miles, Thanksgiving Around the World and in Your Home
Thanksgiving Day is the day that your kitchen is going to
turn into the most wonderful beautiful place in the world.
Polly Ann Lewis, Thanksgiving Day Delicious Thanksgiving Recipes Cookbook
Our rural ancestors, with little blest, Patient of labour when the end was rest,
Indulged the day that housed their annual grain, With feasts, and off'rings, and a thankful strain. Alexander Pope
Appreciation Poems |
God is glorified, not by our groans, but by our thanksgivings.
Edwin Percy Whipple Complaining |
Thank you consists of just eight letters that form two of the most
meaningful words in the English vocabulary.
Doborah Norville Appreciation Poems and Verses |
We can always find something to be thankful for,
and there may be reasons why we ought to be thankful for
even those dispensations which appear dark and frowning.
Albert Barnes Optimistic |
Once you start practicing being grateful and thankful for things,
people, and events, you may notice that you start to attract more positive
things, people, and events in your life.
Stephanie Conkle, Happy Person. Happy Life Positive |
We all can 'act' a certain way for a brief period of time, for instance,
on Thanksgiving, who of us hasn't had to 'act' like we
just loved everyone at the table? This brief show of good
behavior is not true character. Our character is who we are when
no one is looking.
Becky Van Volkinburg, God's Word, Your Voice Character |
Be thankful for the things that you do have as opposed to
thinking about the things that you don't have.
Ace McCloud, Confident Communication Skills
Be Thankful |
Now, every day when I wake up I am grateful. I have to be. And I have to count the things that are abundant in my life. Literally count them.
James Altucher, Choose Yourself! Motivation |
When you express gratitude and appreciation, you change your mindset.
When you feel grateful for everything you have,
no matter how small it is, and you allow yourself to FEEL this gratitude,
you will receive more of what you are asking for.
Lisa Townsend, 30 Days of Thanks: The Secret to Manifesting Miracles with the Law of Attraction and Grateful Appreciation
At the end of the day, think about one thing you are thankful for.
Matthew Lewis Browne, Better Habits: How to Build Good Habits and Make Them Stick
Positive Thinking Quotes |
"The Lord's Supper never "got old" or lost its appeal in the early church.
Those believers were filled with the Holy Spirit as they met together
for worship and thanksgiving, and they didn't take the Lord's Supper
Dan Delzell, What Would Jesus Say to Churches Today?
"Give thanks not just on Thanksgiving Day, but every day of your life.
and never take for granted all that you have."
Catherine Pulsifer Life |
"Thanksgiving (giving Him thanks for what He has done and how
He has revealed Himself to you)"
Tony Watson, It's All About Relationships: A Study of the Five Fundamental Relationships
Inspirational Prayers |
"When someone gives you a gift that he's already sacrificed and paid for,
you don't try to pay him back; you just receive the gift with thanksgiving
and spontaneously lavish love on the giver."
Ron Larson, Seeing Jesus: Restoring His Brilliance
Jesus died so we humans can find mercy and forgiveness.
Lee Summer, Kingdom JOY: three in one
Often I'll speak my thanksgiving aloud. Hearing the long list of good
gifts God has given me is usually just what I need to restore my joy.
Lori Hatcher, Hungry for God ... Starving for Time
Time to rise up, own your life and be grateful for every single minute of it
Elizabeth D. Gray, Gratitude with Attitude: Journal Affirmations for Women
Before you sleep, ruminate on things that you can give thanks for,
and end your day on a positive note in order to sleep happy
and wake up happy.
Ryan Help, Overcoming Insecurity, Jealousy and Anxiety in Relationships
This week, try turning a worried thought into one of gratitude by
whispering prayers of thanksgiving each time an anxious thought
comes into your mind.
Sarah Young, The Jesus Always 52-Week Discussion Guide
As a die-hard foodie, my ultimate holiday is of course Thanksgiving.
I wait for this day for 364 days, and the moment it's over I begin running
ideas through the back of my head for the next one.
Jan Charles, Happier Holidays: The cookbook to eat, drink and stay merry!
Gratefulness - there is always more to be thankful for than to feel bad about.
Tyler Green, Emotional Intelligence: How To Be A Master Of Your Emotions, Dramatically Raise Your EQ And Become A Brilliant Leader
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
Like a path through the forest, Sabbath creates a marker for ourselves so,
if we are lost, we can find our way back
to our center.... "Remember that everything
you have received is a blessing.
Remember to delight in your life, in the fruits of your labor. Remember to
offer thanks for the wonder of it."
Wayne Muller, Sabbath: Finding Rest, Renewal, and Delight
in Our Busy Lives
Many Blessings |
On the other hand, Monday morning, for others, is a time
to give thanks for the many blessings they have.
Byron Pulsifer, Monday Inspiration Time |
I invite you to be grateful, at Thanksgiving or any other time - for you.
Noelle C. Nelson, Happy Healthy…Dead
Be Grateful First |
We don't have to be thankful for an adverse situation,
but we can be thankful for all the good things that sustain us.
Patricia King, Dream Big
The sound of praise and thanksgiving is the best offering you can give to God.
Not only does such music please God, it sends us into life with thanksgiving
Steve Pease, Thanksgiving: How should we thank God for all we have
Thanksgiving is an act. Hence, it is not enough to have the feeling
in our hearts; it is important to express it so that the party to whom
we are giving thanks sees and knows that we are truly grateful
for the good that we have received.
Joseph A Iyongo, Thanksgiving: Recipe for Blessed Living