Gratitude Quotes

Gratitude Quotes

Gratitude Quotes: A Unique Collection of Quotes About Gratitude.

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God gave you a gift of 86,400 seconds today.  Have you used one to say "thank you?"  -William A. Ward

Silent gratitude isn't much use to anyone.  -G.B. Stern

Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has plenty; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some. -Charles Dickens

A proud man is seldom a grateful man, for he never thinks he gets as much as he deserves. -Henry Ward Beecher

Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul. -Henry Ward Beecher

If the only prayer you said in your whole life was, "thank you," that would suffice.  -Meister Eckhart

Most people return small favors, acknowledge medium ones and repay greater ones -- with ingratitude. -Benjamin Franklin

Of all the attitudes we can acquire, surely the attitude of gratitude is the most important and by far the most life-changing. -Zig Ziglar

Thank God every morning when you get up that you have something to do that day, which must be done, whether you like it or not. -James Russell Lowell

Remember that not to be happy is not to be grateful. -Elizabeth Carter

Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom. -Marcel Proust

If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous, he will not bite you; that is the principal difference between a dog and a man. -Mark Twain

The hardest arithmetic to master is that which enables us to count our blessings. -Eric Hoffer

Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all the others. -Marcus Tulius Cicero

Piglet noticed that even though he had a Very Small Heart, it could hold a rather large amount of Gratitude. -Winnie-the-Pooh

Expressing gratitude is a natural state of being and reminds us that we are all connected. -Valerie Elster

Gratitude is an art of painting an adversity into a lovely picture.  -Kak Sri

We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives. -John F Kennedy

Wake at dawn with a winged heart and give thanks for another day of loving. -Kahlil Gibran

Act with kindness, but do not expect gratitude. -Confucius

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

Gratitude is riches. Complaint is poverty. -Doris Day

We are told that people stay in love because of chemistry, or because they remain intrigued with each other, because of many kindnesses, because of luck. But part of it has got to be forgiveness and gratefulness. -Ellen Goodman

As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them. -John F. Kennedy

Write in your heart that every day is the best day of the year. -Ralph Waldo Emerson

Hope has a good memory, gratitude a bad one. -Baltasar Gracian

Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it. -William Ward

At times our own light goes out and is rekindled by a spark from another person. Each of us has cause to think with deep gratitude of those who have lighted the flame within us. -Albert Schweitzer

When you focus on the goodness in your life, you create more of it. Opportunities, relationships, even money flowed my way when I learned to be grateful no matter what happened in my life. -Oprah Winfrey

Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow. -Melody Beattie

The more you recognize and express gratitude for the things you have, the more things you will have to express gratitude for. -Zig Ziglar

Got no check books, got no banks. Still I'd like to express my thanks -- I got the sun in the morning and the moon at night. -Irving Berlin

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

Many times a day I realize how much my own life is built on the labors of my fellowmen, and how earnestly I must exert myself in order to give in return as much as I have received. -Albert Einstein

Let us remember that, as much has been given us, much will be expected from us, and that true homage comes from the heart as well as from the lips, and shows itself in deeds. -Theodore Roosevelt

We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude. -Cynthia Ozick

Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend. Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow. -Melody Beattie

Let us rise up and be thankful, for if we didn't learn a lot today, at least we learned a little, and if we didn't learn a little, at least we didn't get sick, and if we got sick, at least we didn't die; so, let us all be thankful. -Buddha

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