Grateful For You Quotes by Thornton Wilder, Henri Frederic Amiel, Wilson Mizner, Sarah Caldwell, Melody Beattie, Wallace D. Wattles and many others.
We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures.
Thankfulness is the beginning of gratitude. Gratitude is the completion of thankfulness. Thankfulness may consist merely of words. Gratitude is shown in acts.
If you count all your assets you always show a profit.
Learn everything you can, anytime you can, from anyone you can – there will always come a time when you will be grateful you did.
Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life.
… because all things have contributed to your advancement, you should include all things in your gratitude.
He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has.
Gratitude turns what we have into enough.
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.
In the external scheme of things, shining moments are as brief as the twinkling of an eye, yet such twinklings are what eternity is made of — moments when we human beings can say “I love you,” “I’m proud of you,” “I forgive you,” “I’m grateful for you.” That’s what eternity is made of: invisible imperishable good stuff.
Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.
The discipline of gratitude is the explicit effort to acknowledge that all I am and have is given to me as a gift of love, a gift to be celebrated with joy.
The root of joy is gratefulness…It is not joy that makes us grateful; it is gratitude that makes us joyful.
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.
Why are we not grateful to God for filling our stockings with legs?
I find that the more willing I am to be grateful for the small things in life, the bigger stuff just seems to show up from unexpected sources, and I am constantly looking forward to each day with all the surprises that keep coming my way!
A grateful mind is a great mind which eventually attracts to itself great things.
Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more.
Truly appreciate those around you, and you’ll soon find many others around you.
Make it a habit to tell people thank you. To express your appreciation, sincerely and without the expectation of anything in return. Truly appreciate those around you, and you’ll soon find many others around you. Truly appreciate life, and you’ll find that you have more of it.
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.
It is only with gratitude that life becomes rich!
By talking to yourself about the things you have to be grateful for you can fill your mind with thoughts that soar and sing.
Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all the others.
When you are grateful, fear disappears and abundance appears.
As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.
Let us be grateful to people who make us happy.
Acknowledging the good that you already have in your life is the foundation for all abundance.
Reflect upon your present blessings of which every man has many – not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
In the end, though, maybe we must all give up trying to pay back the people in this world who sustain our lives. In the end, maybe it’s wiser to surrender before the miraculous scope of human generosity and to just keep saying thank you, forever and sincerely, for as long as we have voices.
Courtesies of a small and trivial character are the ones which strike deepest in the grateful and appreciating heart.
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.
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.
Gratitude can turn a meal into a feast.
Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.
If you are noticing what you appreciate and noticing what you are grateful for, you can’t be noticing what you don’t like.
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.
Piglet noticed that even though he had a Very Small Heart, it could hold a rather large amount of Gratitude.
Pride slays thanksgiving, but a humble mind is the soil out of which thanks naturally grow. A proud man is seldom a grateful man, for he never thinks he gets as much as he deserves.