Gratitude Quotes

True forgiveness is when you can say, “Thank you for that experience.” | Oprah Winfrey

Cultivate the habit of being grateful for every good thing that comes to you, and to give thanks continuously. And because all things have contributed to your advancement, you should include all things in your gratitude. | Ralph Waldo Emerson

Gratitude takes less energy than anger. | Kristin Cashore, Fire

If you want to find happiness, find gratitude. | Steve Maraboli

Piglet noticed that even though he had a Very Small Heart, it could hold a rather large amount of Gratitude. | A.A. Milne

The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude.  | Friedrich Nietzsche

Take full account of what Excellencies you possess, and in gratitude remember how you would hanker after them, if you had them not. | Marcus Aurelius

After every storm, there is a rainbow. If you h eyes, you will find it. If you have wisdom, you will create it. If you have love for yourself and others, you won’t need it. | Shannon L. Alder

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

The miracle is not to walk on water. The miracle is to walk on the green earth, dwelling deeply in the present moment and feeling truly alive. | Thích Nhất Hạnh

They do not love, that do not show their love. | William Shakespeare

The way to move out of judgement is to move into gratitude. | Neale Donald Walsch

True happiness is to enjoy the present, without anxious dependence upon the future, not to amuse ourselves with either hopes or fears but to rest satisfied with what we have, which is sufficient, for he that is so wants nothing. The greatest blessings of mankind are within us and within our reach. A wise man is content with his lot, whatever it may be, without wishing for what he has not. | Seneca

How long will this last, this delicious feeling of being alive, of having penetrated the veil which hides beauty and the wonders of celestial vistas? It doesn’t matter, as there can be nothing but gratitude for even a glimpse of what exists for those who can become open to it. | Alexander Shulgin

Thankfulness creates gratitude which generates contentment that causes peace. | Todd Stocker

Being in the habit of saying “Thank you,” of making sure that people receive attention so they know you value them, of not presuming that people will always be there–this is a good habit, regardless…make sure to give virtual and actual high-fives to those who rock and rock hard. | Sarah Wendell

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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

When it comes to life the critical thing is whether you take things for granted or take them with gratitude. | G.K. Chesterton

What separates privilege from entitlement is gratitude. | Brené Brown

An attitude of gratitude brings great things. | Yogi Bhajan

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At the end of the day, let there be no excuses, no explanations, no regrets. | Steve Maraboli

Men are more ready to repay an injury than a benefit, because gratitude is a burden and revenge a pleasure. | Tacitus“

Gratitude is the beginning of wisdom. Stated differently, true wisdom cannot be obtained unless it is built on a foundation of true humility and gratitude. | Gordon B. Hinckley

I loathe a friend whose gratitude grows old, a friend who takes his friend’s prosperity but will not voyage with him in his grief. | Euripides

If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough. | Meister Eckhart

Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace, and gratitude. | Denis Waitley

Happiness can only be achieved by looking inward & learning to enjoy whatever life has and this requires transforming greed into gratitude. | John Chrysostom

In ordinary life we hardly realize that we receive a great deal more than we give, and that it is only with gratitude that life becomes rich. | Dietrich Bonhoeffer

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

The ship of my life may or may not be sailing on calm and amiable seas. The challenging days of my existence may or may not be bright and promising. Stormy or sunny days, glorious or lonely nights, I maintain an attitude of gratitude. If I insist on being pessimistic, there is always tomorrow. Today I am blessed. | Maya Angelou

Some people grumble that roses have thorns; I am grateful that thorns have roses. | Alphonse Karr

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

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

Showing gratitude is one of the simplest yet most powerful things humans can do for each other. | Randy Pausch

An understanding heart is everything in a teacher, and cannot be esteemed highly enough. One looks back with appreciation to the brilliant teachers, but with gratitude to those who touched our human feeling. The curriculum is so much necessary raw material, but warmth is the vital element for the growing plant and for the soul of the child. | C.G. Jung

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

You pray in your distress and in your need; would that you might pray also in the fullness of your joy and in your days of abundance. | Kahlil Gibran

God gave you a gift of 86,400 seconds today. Have you used one to say thank you. | William Arthur Ward

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

For love casts out fear, and gratitude can conquer pride. | Louisa May Alcott

When you have a good friend that really cares for you and tries to stick in there with you, you treat them like nothing. Learn to be a good friend because one day you’re gonna look up and say I lost a good friend. Learn how to be respectful to your friends, don’t just start arguments with them and don’t tell them the reason, always remember your friends will be there quicker than your family. Learn to remember you got great friends, don’t forget that and they will always care for you no matter what. Always remember to smile and look up at what you got in life. | Marilyn Monroe

Gratitude looks to the Past and love to the Present; fear, avarice, lust, and ambition look ahead. | C.S. Lewis

The highest tribute to the dead is not grief but gratitude. | Thornton Wilder

The unthankful heart discovers no mercies; but the thankful heart will find, in every hour, some heavenly blessings. | Henry Ward Beecher

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Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for. | Epicurus

When you are grateful, fear disappears and abundance appears. | Anthony Robbins

Gratitude is a sign of maturity…Where there is appreciation: there is also courtesy and concern for the rights and property of others. | Gordon B. Hinckley

Breath is the finest gift of nature. Be grateful for this wonderful gift. | Amit Ray

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