Grateful Thankful Quotes by Denis Waitley, William Arthur Ward, Neal A. Maxwell, Maya Angelou, David Steindl-Rast, John Wooden and many others.
Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, or worn. It is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace & gratitude.
Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings.
We should certainly count our blessings, but we should also make our blessings count.
When we give cheerfully and accept gratefully, everyone is blessed.
Gratefulness is the key to a happy life that we hold in our hands, because if we are not grateful, then no matter how much we have we will not be happy — because we will always want to have something else or something more.
Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.
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.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned or worn.
Feeling grateful or appreciative of someone or something in your life actually attracts more of the things that you appreciate and value into your life.
The world has enough beautiful mountains and meadows, spectacular skies and serene lakes. It has enough lush forests, flowered fields, and sandy beaches. It has plenty of stars and the promise of a new sunrise and sunset every day. What the world needs more of is people to appreciate and enjoy it.
Thou that hast given so much to me give me one thing more, a grateful heart: not thankful when it pleaseth me, as if Thy blessings had spare days, but such a heart whose pulse may be Thy praise.
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.
Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not.
Why are we not grateful to God for filling our stockings with legs?
If you count all your assets you always show a profit.
Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.
Acknowledging the good that you already have in your life is the foundation for all abundance.
Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.
This is a wonderful day, I have never seen this one before.
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.
Thanks are the highest form of thought.
Gratitude turns what we have into enough.
Let us be grateful to people who make us happy.
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.
He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has.
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.
Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.
When we were children we were grateful to those who filled our stockings at Christmas time. Why are we not grateful to God for filling our stockings with legs?
When you practice gratefulness, there is a sense of respect toward others.
Reflect upon your present blessings
The grateful person fears no court or judge, no sentence or executioner, but what he carries about him in his own breast: and being still the most severe exactor of himself, not only confesses but proclaims his debts.
In life, one has a choice to take one of two paths: to wait for some special day-or to celebrate each special day.
I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought; and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder.
You cannot do a kindness too soon.
It is only with gratitude that life becomes rich!
Thankfulness is the beginning of gratitude. Gratitude is the completion of thankfulness. Thankfulness may consist merely of words. Gratitude is shown in acts.
Think with deep gratitude of those who have lighted the flames within us.
You simply will not be the same person two months from now after consciously giving thanks each day for the abundance that exists in your life. And you will have set in motion an ancient spiritual law: the more you have and are grateful for, the more will be given you.