Thanksgiving Quotes

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 unlimited inspiration.
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
Sharing   |  


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.
Oprah Winfrey
Words of Encouragement   |  


There is no racial or ethnic involvement in Thanksgiving, and people who may be very distant from the Christian system can see the beauty and the positive spirit that comes from the holiday.
John Clayton
Diversity   |  


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 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
Giving   |  


The best of all blessings is to give thanks for at a family gathering than the family and the gathering.
Pedro Carvalho
Family   |  


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   |  


Thanksgiving Day is a perfect day to share the love and companionship of family and friends at the Thanksgiving table.
Cheryl Leonard, Thanksgiving Day Recipes
Friend   |  


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
Greatness   |  


In all things give thanks. 1 Thessalonians 5:18
In all things give thanks.
1 Thessalonians 5:18
A Prayer to the Father   |  


If you want a challenge, just try to get through an entire day without uttering one word of complaint. Develop an attitude of thanksgiving in every situation.
Joyce Meyer, The Power of Being Thankful
Attitude   |  


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
Gratitude   |  


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
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
Beauty   |  


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
God is glorified, not by our groans, but by our thanksgivings.
Edwin Percy Whipple
Complaining   |  


But saying thank you and being thankful are two very different things. The former is part of being mannerly, the latter - well, it's the secret to a life of happiness and success.
Deborah Norville, Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Power of Gratitude
Success   |  


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   |  


Many families begin the Thanksgiving meal by allowing each person at the table to list the reasons they are thankful. Every guest, young and old, takes a moment to give thanks.
Lou Pappas, Thanksgiving: Recipes for a Holiday Meal
Prayers of Serenity and Thanks   |  


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   |  


Thanksgiving, after all, is a word of action. W. J. Cameron
Thanksgiving, after all, is a word of action.
W. J. Cameron
Thanksgiving or Thanksliving   |  


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
Change   |  


I love Thanksgiving because it is a time of year when families come together. It is a time of year when the days are shorter, the nights are colder, but you feel warmed by the love of those around you.
Sarah Spencer, Thanksgiving Feast Cookbook
Inspirational Thoughts   |  


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 for granted."
Dan Delzell, What Would Jesus Say to Churches Today?
Believe  |  


 Appreciate and never take for granted all that you have. Catherine Pulsifer
"Give thanks not just on Thanksgiving Day, but every day of your life. Appreciate 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
Love   |  


Jesus died so we humans can find mercy and forgiveness.
Lee Summer, Kingdom JOY: three in one
Forgiveness   |  


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
Joy   |  


Time to rise up, own your life and be grateful for every single minute of it  Elizabeth D. Gray
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
Positive Attitude   |  


Wherever you are in life, wherever you are right at this moment you have much to be thankful.
Sarah Butland, Being Grateful, Being Thankful: Appreciate Everything For Even The Rain Brings Rainbows
Let Me Always   |  


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
Happy   |  


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
Worry   |  


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!
Funny   |  


Gratefulness - there is always more to be thankful for than to feel bad about. Tyler Green
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
Appreciation   |  


As the years have passed and one Thanksgiving after another has come and gone, I have begun to think about why Thanksgiving has been reserved to one day out of the year. I began to wonder why many people don't take the time to count the blessings of each day.
Daniella Whyte, 365 Days of Thanking God: Cultivating a Heart of Thanksgiving Everyday
Questioning   |  


In all actuality, we should have been able to think of way more people than we came up with because everyone should have a heart of thanksgiving as soon as they open their eyes. If being able to take another breath and having the ability to open your eyes in the morning isn't the biggest blessing, I don't know what is.
Moe Alodah, Gratitude Precedes Happiness
Happiness   |  


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
Good   |  


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 stop and 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
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
Adversity   |  


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 power.
Steve Pease, Thanksgiving: How should we thank God for all we have
Music   |  


Learn the lesson of thanksgiving. It is due to God, it is due to ourselves. Thanksgiving for the past makes us trustful in the present and hopeful for the future. What He has done is the pledge of what He will do.
A. C. A. Hall
Hope   |  


Begin by thanking Him for some little thing, and then go on, day by day, adding to your subjects of praise; thus you will find their numbers grow wonderfully; and, in the same proportion, will your subjects of murmuring and complaining diminish, until you see in everything some cause for thanksgiving.
Priscilla Maurice
Quotes about Overcoming   |  


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
Action   |  

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