ᐅShort Gratitude Quotes for Teachers, Friends and Work

“Gratitude is a description of a successful mode of living. The thankful heart opens

“Gratitude is a description of a successful mode of living. The thankful heart opens our eyes to a multitude of blessings that continually surround us.” — James E. Faust

Find gratitude in the little things and your well of gratitude will never run dry.

Find gratitude in the little things and your well of gratitude will never run dry. - Antonia Montoya

Being grateful does not mean that everything is necessarily good. It just means that

Being grateful does not mean that everything is necessarily good. It just means that you can accept it as a gift. - Roy T. Bennett

We love to commiserate and troubleshoot and prepare for the worst, and gratitude

We love to commiserate and troubleshoot and prepare for the worst, and gratitude yanks us out of that and reminds us of the ridiculous amount of infinite blessings that are around us at all times. - Jen Sincero

There is something calming and emotionally restoring when you focus on

There is something calming and emotionally restoring when you focus on gratitude for a known deed that helped you, instead of fear of the unknown. - Mark Goulston

When I wake up in the morning, I like to express my gratitude for being on the planet.

When I wake up in the morning, I like to express my gratitude for being on the planet. That gratefulness makes me very present. - Trudie Styler

I live each day full of gratitude, and that’s good for my children.

I live each day full of gratitude, and that's good for my children. - Sophie B. Hawkins

How I show love has always been through food. That, for me, has been the foundation

How I show love has always been through food. That, for me, has been the foundation of how I express gratitude for anybody around me. - Antoni Porowski

When I look back, I see that each difficult time brought an important lesson.

When I look back, I see that each difficult time brought an important lesson. And I prefer to look at it with gratitude because I wouldn't be who I am today if I haven't gone through it all. - Gisele Bündchen

I’m not going to focus on the bad days. I choose to live in gratitude

I'm not going to focus on the bad days. I choose to live in gratitude. - Marcela Valladolid

To find gratitude and generosity when you could reasonably find hurt and resentment will

To find gratitude and generosity when you could reasonably find hurt and resentment will surprise you. It will be so surprising because you will see so much of the opposite: people who have much more than others yet who react with anger when one advantage is lost or with resentment when an added gift is denied. - Henry B. Eyring

I do practice active gratitude. In my thoughts, actions words I am deeply grateful

I do practice active gratitude. In my thoughts, actions words I am deeply grateful for what life has given me. - Sharmila Tagore

Make choices that bring love and joy to your body. It’s not about perfection; it’s about

Make choices that bring love and joy to your body. It's not about perfection; it's about love and gratitude for an amazing body that works hard and deserves your respect. - Alysia Reiner

If you were to ask me to sum my life up in one word: Gratitude.

If you were to ask me to sum my life up in one word: Gratitude. - Carole King

The fact is that more gratitude one shows, the greater are the blessings one receives

The fact is that more gratitude one shows, the greater are the blessings one receives from life's natural forces. - Rhea Pillai

It’s wonderful to be grateful. To have that gratitude well out from deep within

It's wonderful to be grateful. To have that gratitude well out from deep within you and pour out in waves. Once you truly experience this, you will never want to give it up. - Srikumar Rao

I owe undying gratitude to my patient parents.

I owe undying gratitude to my patient parents. - Konrad Lorenz

Let us swell with gratitude and allow it to overwhelm us. It isn’t as cliche as

Let us swell with gratitude and allow it to overwhelm us. It isn't as cliche as we make it; life truly is short. Let's spend it all lavishly wallowing in gratitude. - Grace Gealey

The discipline of gratitude is the explicit effort to acknowledge that all I am and have

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. - Henri Nouwen

Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into

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

Gratitude goes a long way

Gratitude goes a long way. - Sylvia Day

I’ve got nothing but gratitude for everyone who ever helped me

I've got nothing but gratitude for everyone who ever helped me. - Chris Mullin

Social scientists have found that the fastest way to feel happiness is to practice gratitude

Social scientists have found that the fastest way to feel happiness is to practice gratitude. - Chip Conley

I’m in a constant state of gratitude.

I'm in a constant state of gratitude. - Mandy Patinkin

Gratitude is not a limited resource, nor is it costly. It is abundant as air.

Gratitude is not a limited resource, nor is it costly. It is abundant as air. - Marshall Goldsmith

I live by two words: tenacity and gratitude.

I live by two words: tenacity and gratitude. - Henry Winkler

We have to fill our hearts with gratitude. Gratitude makes everything that

We have to fill our hearts with gratitude. Gratitude makes everything that we have more than enough. - Susan L. Taylor

The debt of gratitude we owe our mother and father goes forward, not backward.

The debt of gratitude we owe our mother and father goes forward, not backward. What we owe our parents is the bill presented to us by our children. - Nancy Friday

Gratitude, warm, sincere, intense, when it takes possession of the bosom, fills the soul to

Gratitude, warm, sincere, intense, when it takes possession of the bosom, fills the soul to overflowing and scarce leaves room for any other sentiment or thought. - John Quincy Adams

Happiness is itself a kind of gratitude.

Happiness is itself a kind of gratitude. - Joseph Wood Krutch

Fill the earth with your songs of gratitude.

Fill the earth with your songs of gratitude. - Charles Spurgeon

Have gratitude for the things you’re discarding. By giving gratitude, you’re giving closure

Have gratitude for the things you're discarding. By giving gratitude, you're giving closure to the relationship with that object, and by doing so, it becomes a lot easier to let go. - Marie Kondo

Gratitude changes the pangs of memory into a tranquil joy.

Gratitude changes the pangs of memory into a tranquil joy. - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Gratitude is a duty which ought to be paid, but which none have a right to expect.

Gratitude is a duty which ought to be paid, but which none have a right to expect. - Jean-Jacques Rousseau

If future generations are to remember us more with gratitude than sorrow, we must

If future generations are to remember us more with gratitude than sorrow, we must achieve more than just the miracles of technology. We must also leave them a glimpse of the world as it was created, not just as it looked when we got through with it. - Lyndon B. Johnson

There’s a certain love, appreciation, and gratitude that you have at 40 that you don’t have

There's a certain love, appreciation, and gratitude that you have at 40 that you don't have when you're younger, and it makes every accomplishment feel so much better. - Jennifer Lopez

Thankfulness may consist merely of words. Gratitude is shown in acts.

Thankfulness may consist merely of words. Gratitude is shown in acts. - Henri Frederic Amiel

When a person doesn’t have gratitude, something is missing in his or her humanity

When a person doesn't have gratitude, something is missing in his or her humanity. A person can almost be defined by his or her attitude toward gratitude. - Elie Wiesel

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

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

Most of us forget to take time for wonder, praise and gratitude until it is almost too late

Most of us forget to take time for wonder, praise and gratitude until it is almost too late. Gratitude is a many-colored quality, reaching in all directions. - Faith Baldwin

In every class of society, gratitude is the rarest of all human virtues.

In every class of society, gratitude is the rarest of all human virtues. - Wilkie Collins

Gratitude is one of the strongest and most transformative states of being. It shifts

Gratitude is one of the strongest and most transformative states of being. It shifts your perspective from lack to abundance and allows you to focus on the good in your life, which in turn pulls more goodness into your reality. - Jen Sincero

We learned about gratitude and humility – that so many people had a hand in our success

We learned about gratitude and humility - that so many people had a hand in our success, from the teachers who inspired us to the janitors who kept our school clean... and we were taught to value everyone's contribution and treat everyone with respect. - Michelle Obama

I think that real friendship always makes us feel such sweet gratitude, because the

I think that real friendship always makes us feel such sweet gratitude, because the world almost always seems like a very hard desert, and the flowers that grow there seem to grow against such high odds. - Stephen King

Sometimes we should express our gratitude for the small and simple things like the scent

Sometimes we should express our gratitude for the small and simple things like the scent of the rain, the taste of your favorite food, or the sound of a loved one's voice. - Joseph B. Wirthlin

I am happy because I’m grateful. I choose to be grateful. That gratitude allows me to be

I am happy because I'm grateful. I choose to be grateful. That gratitude allows me to be happy. - Will Arnett

“Some people grumble that roses have thorns. I am grateful that thorns have roses.”

“Some people grumble that roses have thorns. I am grateful that thorns have roses.” — Alphonse Karr, writer

“Have gratitude for the things you’re discarding. By giving gratitude, you’re giving closure to

“Have gratitude for the things you’re discarding. By giving gratitude, you’re giving closure to the relationship with that object, and by doing so, it becomes a lot easier to let go.” — Marie Kondo

“Gratitude is not a limited resource, nor is it costly. It is abundant as air. We breathe

“Gratitude is not a limited resource, nor is it costly. It is abundant as air. We breathe it in but forget to exhale.” — Marshall Goldsmith

“Gratitude is a mark of a noble soul and a refined character. We like to be around those

“Gratitude is a mark of a noble soul and a refined character. We like to be around those who are grateful.” — Joseph B. Wirthlin

“For me, every hour is grace. And I feel gratitude in my heart each time I can meet someone

“For me, every hour is grace. And I feel gratitude in my heart each time I can meet someone and look at his or her smile.” — Elie Wiesel

“Gratitude bestows reverence, allowing us to encounter everyday epiphanies

“Gratitude bestows reverence, allowing us to encounter everyday epiphanies, those transcendent moments of awe that change forever how we experience life and the world.” — John Milton

“Gratitude is the healthiest of all human emotions. The more you express gratitude

“Gratitude is the healthiest of all human emotions. The more you express gratitude for what you have, the more likely you will have even more to express gratitude for.” — Zig Ziglar

“Nature’s beauty is a gift that cultivates appreciation and gratitude.”

“Nature’s beauty is a gift that cultivates appreciation and gratitude.” — Louie Schwartzberg

“This is a wonderful day, I’ve never seen it before.”

“This is a wonderful day, I’ve never seen it before.” — Maya Angelou, author and poet

“I’ve found in my life that the easiest way to increase my joy is to religiously

“I’ve found in my life that the easiest way to increase my joy is to religiously practice gratitude until I’m a gratitude machine!” — Rhonda Byrne, writer

“We all build on foundations we did not lay, warm ourselves by fires we did not light

“We all build on foundations we did not lay, warm ourselves by fires we did not light, sit in the shade of trees we did not plant, drink from wells we did not dig, and profit from persons we did not know.” — Peter Raible, Reverend

“Gratitude is an antidote to negative emotions, a neutralizer of envy, hostility, worry

“Gratitude is an antidote to negative emotions, a neutralizer of envy, hostility, worry, and irritation. It is savoring; it is not taking things for granted; it is present-oriented.” – Sonja Lyubomirsky

“Be grateful for what you already have while you pursue your goals. If you aren’t grateful for

“Be grateful for what you already have while you pursue your goals. If you aren’t grateful for what you already have, what makes you think you would be happy with more.” – Roy T. Bennett

“Nothing is more honorable than a grateful heart.”

“Nothing is more honorable than a grateful heart.” – Lucius Annaeus Seneca

“If you concentrate on finding whatever is good in every situation, you will discover that your

“If you concentrate on finding whatever is good in every situation, you will discover that your life will suddenly be filled with gratitude, a feeling that nurtures the soul.” — Rabbi Harold Kushner

“Today I choose to live with gratitude for the love that fills my heart, the peace that

“Today I choose to live with gratitude for the love that fills my heart, the peace that rests within my spirit, and the voice of hope that says all things are possible.” – Anonymous

“Being thankful is not always experienced as a natural state of existence, we must work

“Being thankful is not always experienced as a natural state of existence, we must work at it, akin to a type of strength training for the heart.” – Larissa Gomez

“Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more

“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.” ― Melody Beattie

“I’ve had a remarkable life. I seem to be in such good places at the right time. You know

“I’ve had a remarkable life. I seem to be in such good places at the right time. You know, if you were to ask me to sum my life up in one word, gratitude.” – Dietrich Bonhoeffer

“The root of joy is gratefulness.”

“The root of joy is gratefulness.” -David Steindl-Rast

“Gratitude is the most exquisite form of courtesy.”

“Gratitude is the most exquisite form of courtesy.” – Jacques Maritain

“As with all commandments, gratitude is a description of a successful mode of living

“As with all commandments, gratitude is a description of a successful mode of living. The thankful heart opens our eyes to a multitude of blessings that continually surround us.” – James E. Faust

“Gratitude is the sweetest thing in a seekers life – in all human life. If there is gratitude

“Gratitude is the sweetest thing in a seekers life – in all human life. If there is gratitude in your heart, then there will be tremendous sweetness in your eyes.” -Sri Chinmoy

“Gratitude will shift you to a higher frequency, and you will attract much better things.

“Gratitude will shift you to a higher frequency, and you will attract much better things.” – Rhonda Byrne

“Happiness cannot be traveled to owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the

“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

“Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for

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

“Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul.”

“Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul.” – Henry Ward Beecher

“This a wonderful day. I’ve never seen this one before.”

"This a wonderful day. I've never seen this one before." -Maya Angelou

“In life, one has a choice to take one of two paths: to wait for some special day

"In life, one has a choice to take one of two paths: to wait for some special day--or to celebrate each special day." -Rasheed Ogunlaru

“Keep your eyes open and try to catch people in your company doing something right

"Keep your eyes open and try to catch people in your company doing something right, then praise them for it." -Tom Hopkins

“Gratitude is more of a compliment to yourself than someone else.”

"Gratitude is more of a compliment to yourself than someone else." -Raheel Farooq

“The only people with whom you should try to get even are those who have helped you

"The only people with whom you should try to get even are those who have helped you." -John E. Southard

“We should certainly count our blessings, but we should also make our blessings count.

"We should certainly count our blessings, but we should also make our blessings count." -Neal A. Maxwell

“Forget yesterday–it has already forgotten you. Don’t sweat tomorrow–you haven’t

"Forget yesterday--it has already forgotten you. Don't sweat tomorrow--you haven't even met. Instead, open your eyes and your heart to a truly precious gift--today." -Steve Maraboli

“Things turn out best for people who make the best of the way things turn out.”

"Things turn out best for people who make the best of the way things turn out." -John Wooden

“It is impossible to feel grateful and depressed in the same moment.”

"It is impossible to feel grateful and depressed in the same moment." -Naomi Williams

“Thankfulness is the beginning of gratitude. Gratitude is the completion of thankfulness

"Thankfulness is the beginning of gratitude. Gratitude is the completion of thankfulness. Thankfulness may consist merely of words. Gratitude is shown in acts." -Henri Frederic Amiel

“Silent gratitude isn’t very much to anyone.”

"Silent gratitude isn't very much to anyone." -Gertrude Stein

“Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more. If you concentrate on

"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

“At times, our own light goes out and is rekindled by a spark from another

"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

“Gratitude is a currency that we can mint for ourselves, and spend without fear of

"Gratitude is a currency that we can mint for ourselves, and spend without fear of bankruptcy." -Fred De Witt Van Amburgh

“If you want to turn your life around, try thankfulness. It will change your life

"If you want to turn your life around, try thankfulness. It will change your life mightily." -Gerald Good

“If a fellow isn’t thankful for what he’s got, he isn’t likely to be thankful for what

"If a fellow isn't thankful for what he's got, he isn't likely to be thankful for what he's going to get." -Frank A. Clark

“If you count all your assets, you always show a profit.”

"If you count all your assets, you always show a profit." -Robert Quillen

“I don’t have to chase extraordinary moments to find happiness – it’s right in front

“I don't have to chase extraordinary moments to find happiness – it's right in front of me if I'm paying attention and practicing gratitude.” – Brene Brown

“Acknowledging the good that you already have in your life is the foundation for all

“Acknowledging the good that you already have in your life is the foundation for all abundance.” – Eckhart Tolle

“Love those who appreciate you, and appreciate those who love you.

“Love those who appreciate you, and appreciate those who love you.” – Connor Chalfant

“The way to develop the best that is in a person is by appreciation and encouragement.”

“The way to develop the best that is in a person is by appreciation and encouragement.” – Charles Schwab

“Change your expectation for appreciation and the world changes instantly.”

“Change your expectation for appreciation and the world changes instantly.” – Tony Robbins

“Feeling grateful or appreciative of someone or something in your life actually

“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.” – Christiane Northrup

“Some people are always grumbling because roses have thorns; I am thankful that

“Some people are always grumbling because roses have thorns; I am thankful that thorns have roses.” – Alphonse Karr

“Sometimes we need to remind ourselves that thankfulness is indeed a virtue.

“Sometimes we need to remind ourselves that thankfulness is indeed a virtue.” – William Bennett

“There is always, always, always something to be thankful for.”

“There is always, always, always something to be thankful for.” – Unknown

“There’s no happier person than a truly thankful, content person.”

“There’s no happier person than a truly thankful, content person.” – Joyce Meyer

“The thankful receiver bears a plentiful harvest.”

“The thankful receiver bears a plentiful harvest.” – William Blake

“The greatest source of happiness is the ability to be grateful at all times.

“The greatest source of happiness is the ability to be grateful at all times.” – Zig Ziglar

“Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one

“Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.” – Oprah Winfrey

“Gratitude for the present moment and the fullness of life now is the true prosperity.

“Gratitude for the present moment and the fullness of life now is the true prosperity.” – Eckhart Tolle

“The more grateful I am, the more beauty I see.”

“The more grateful I am, the more beauty I see.” – Mary Davis

“It is not joy that makes us grateful; it is gratitude that makes us joyful.” – David Steindl-Rast

“Gratitude turns what we have into enough.”

“Gratitude turns what we have into enough.” – Anonymous

“Gratitude is the appreciation of things that are not deserved, earned, or demanded – those wonderful things that we take for granted.” – Renée Paule

“There is no path to happiness. Happiness is the path.” – Buddha

“The secret of being happy is accepting where you are in life and making the most out of every day.” – Unknown

“The best and most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even heard but must be felt with the heart.” – Helen Keller

“Thank you’ is the best prayer that anyone could say. I say that one a lot. Thank you

“Thank you’ is the best prayer that anyone could say. I say that one a lot. Thank you expresses extreme gratitude, humility, understanding.” – Alice Walker

“Unexpected kindness is the most powerful, least costly, and most underrated agent of human change.” – Bob Kerrey

“Gratitude is the sweetest thing in a seeker's life – in all human life. If there is gratitude in your heart, then there will be tremendous sweetness in your eyes.” – Sri Chinmoy

“Be grateful for whoever comes, because each has been sent as a guide from beyond.” – Rumi

“The soul that gives thanks can find comfort in everything; the soul that complains can find comfort in nothing.” – Hannah Whitall Smith

“The best way to cheer yourself is to try to cheer someone else up.” – Mark Twain

“Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; It is something you design for the present.” – Jim Rohn

“Every sunset is an opportunity to reset. Every sunrise begins with new eyes.” – Richie Norton

“Decide what kind of life you actually want, then say no to everything that isn't that.” – Unknown

“People can be so quiet about their pain, that you forget they are hurting. That is why it is so important to always be kind.” – Unknown

“To make a difference in someone's life, you don't have to be brilliant, rich, beautiful, or perfect. You just have to care.” – Mandy Hale

“Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.” – Carl Bard

“It's not what you say to everyone else that determines your life; it's what you whisper to yourself that has the greatest power.” – Unknown

“Live Simply. Dream big. Be grateful. Give love. Laugh lots.” – Unknown

“Great things happen to those who don't stop believing, trying, learning, and being grateful.” – Roy T. Bennett

“You are not alone. Within You is the infinite creative power and presence, guiding you, loving you, and waiting to give you anything and everything you choose.” – The Secret

“Focus on the good you have, not the lack of it, because whatever gets your attention will increase the energy of gratitude. That's how joy rises.” – Unknown

“Let us rise up and be thankful, for if we didn’t learn a lot today, at least we learned

“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

“When some things go wrong, take a moment to be thankful for the many things that are going right.” – Annie Gottlier

“I cried because I had no shoes, then I met a man who had no feet.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“Whatever we are waiting for—peace of mind, contentment, grace, the inner awareness of simple abundance—it will surely come to us, but only when we are ready to receive it with an open and grateful heart.” – Sarah Ban Breathnach

“Gratitude is the ability to experience life as a gift. It liberates us from the prison of self–preoccupation.” – John Ortberg

“When eating fruit, remember the one who planted the tree.” – Vietnamese Proverb

“If the only prayer you ever say in your life is ‘thank you,’ that would suffice.” – Meister Eckhart

“Gratitude also opens your eyes to the limitless potential of the universe, while

“Gratitude also opens your eyes to the limitless potential of the universe, while dissatisfaction closes your eyes to it.” – Stephen Richards

“Forget yesterday–it has already forgotten you. Don’t sweat tomorrow–you haven’t even met. Instead, open your eyes and your heart to a truly precious gift–today.” – Steve Maraboli

“No one who achieves success does so without the help of others. The wise and

“No one who achieves success does so without the help of others. The wise and confident acknowledge this help with gratitude.” – Alfred North Whitehead

“When it comes to life the critical thing is whether you take things for granted or

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

“Gratitude helps you to grow and expand; gratitude brings joy and laughter into

“Gratitude helps you to grow and expand; gratitude brings joy and laughter into your life and into the lives of all those around you.” – Eileen Caddy

“I've found in my life that the easiest way to increase my joy is to religiously practice gratitude until I'm a gratitude machine!” – Rhonda Byrne

“Through the eyes of gratitude, everything is a miracle.” – Mary Davis

“Be aware of what others are doing, applaud their efforts, acknowledge their successes, and encourage them in their pursuits. When we all help one another, everybody wins.” – Jim Stovall

“Humility is not thinking less of yourself, it's thinking of yourself less.” – C.S. Lewis

“Don't fear failure so much that you refuse to try new things. The saddest summary of a life contains three descriptions: could have, might have, and should have.” – Louis E. Boone

“Now is no time to think of what you do not have. Think of what you can do with

“Now is no time to think of what you do not have. Think of what you can do with what there is.” – Ernest Hemingway

“Love wholeheartedly, be surprised, give thanks and praise – then you will discover the fullness of your life.” – David Steindl–Rast

“Happiness is letting go of what you think your life is supposed to look like and

“Happiness is letting go of what you think your life is supposed to look like and celebrating it for everything that it is.” – Mandy Hale

“Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.” – Thich Nhat Hanh

“If you wish to be happy, you can begin by thinking, 'Everybody has something good in him; there is something that I can learn from every human being.'” – Dada J. P. Vaswani

“Instead of thinking 'I will be happy when,' try thinking 'I will be happy now.'” – Unknown

“Don't let negativity from yesterday dull the sparkle of today. ” – Doreen Virtue

“If you believe it will work out, you'll see opportunities. If you believe it won't, you'll see obstacles.” – Wayne Dyer

“Remember that sometimes not getting what you want is a wonderful stroke of luck.” – Dalai Lama

“If you keep searching for everything beautiful in the world, you will eventually become it

“If you keep searching for everything beautiful in the world, you will eventually become it.” – Tyler Kent White

“Sometimes the bad things that happen in our lives put us directly on the path to the best things that will ever happen to us.” – Nicole Reed

“Learn to be thankful for what you already have, while you pursue all that you want. ” – Jim Rohn

“Sometimes we spend so much time and energy thinking about where we want to go that we don't notice where we happen to be.” – Dan Gutman

“Gratitude opens the door to the power, the wisdom, the creativity of the universe. You open the door through gratitude.” – Deepak Chopra

“Don’t pray when it rains if you don’t pray when the sun shines.” - Leroy Satchel Paige

“When we give cheerfully and accept gratefully, everyone is blessed.”

“When we give cheerfully and accept gratefully, everyone is blessed.” - Maya Angelou

“The real gift of gratitude is that the more grateful you are, the more present you become.”

“The real gift of gratitude is that the more grateful you are, the more present you become.” - Robert Holden

“Living in a state of gratitude is the gateway to grace.” - Arianna Huffington

“Love yourself a little extra right now. You're evolving, learning, healing, growing, and discovering yourself all at once. It's about to get magical for you.” - Idil Ahmed

“I learned a long time ago, the wisest thing I can do is be on my own side.” - Maya Angelou

“The Universe is not outside of you. Look inside yourself; everything that you want, you already are.” - Rumi

“When gratitude becomes an essential foundation in our lives, miracles start to appear everywhere.” - Emmanuel Dagher

“Develop an attitude of gratitude. Say thank you to everyone you meet for everything they do for you.” - Brian Tracy

“A grateful mind is a great mind which eventually attracts to itself great things.” —Plato

“Gratitude is when memory is stored in the heart and not in the mind.”

“Gratitude is when memory is stored in the heart and not in the mind.” —Lionel Hampton

“Let us be grateful to people who make us happy.”

“Let us be grateful to people who make us happy.” —Marcel Proust

“Thanks are the highest form of thought.” —Gilbert K. Chesterton

“I don’t have to chase extraordinary moments to find happiness—it’s right in front of me

“I don’t have to chase extraordinary moments to find happiness—it’s right in front of me if I’m paying attention and practicing gratitude.” —Brené Brown

“There is a calmness to a life lived in gratitude, a quiet joy.”

“There is a calmness to a life lived in gratitude, a quiet joy.” —Ralph Blum

“When you are grateful, fear disappears and abundance appears.

“When you are grateful, fear disappears and abundance appears.” —Tony Robbins

“The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude.” —Friedrich Nietzsche

“Wear gratitude like a cloak and it will feed every corner of your life.” —Rumi

“Gratitude, like faith, is a muscle. The more you use it, the stronger it grows.” —Alan Cohen

“One can never pay in gratitude; one can only pay ‘in kind’ somewhere else in life.”

“One can never pay in gratitude; one can only pay ‘in kind’ somewhere else in life.” —Anne Morrow Lindbergh

“If a fellow isn’t thankful for what he’s got, he isn’t likely to be thankful for what he’s going to get.” —Frank A. Clark

“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

“It’s a funny thing about life: Once you begin to take note of the things you are grateful for, you begin to lose sight of the things that you lack.” —Germany Kent

“This is a wonderful day. I have never seen this one before.” —Maya Angelou

“Train yourself never to put off the word or action for the expression of gratitude.”

“Train yourself never to put off the word or action for the expression of gratitude.” —Albert Schweitzer

“Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens

“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

“No duty is more urgent than giving thanks.” —James Allen

“‘Enough’ is a feast.” —Buddhist Proverb

“For my part, I am almost contented just now, and very thankful. Gratitude is a divine emotion: It fills the heart, but not to bursting; it warms it, but not to fever.” —Charlotte Bronte

“The world has enough beautiful mountains and meadows, spectacular skies and serene lakes

“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.” —Michael Josephson

“We can always find something to be thankful for, and there may be reasons why we ought

“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

“I looked around and thought about my life. I felt grateful. I noticed every detail.

“I looked around and thought about my life. I felt grateful. I noticed every detail. That is the key to time travel. You can only move if you are actually in the moment. You have to be where you are to get where you need to go.” —Amy Poehler

“Two kinds of gratitude: The sudden kind we feel for what we take; the larger kind we feel

“Two kinds of gratitude: The sudden kind we feel for what we take; the larger kind we feel for what we give.” —Edwin Arlington Robinson

“You cannot do a kindness too soon because you never know how soon it will be too late.”

“You cannot do a kindness too soon because you never know how soon it will be too late.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson

“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.” —Ralph Marston

“We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude.”

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

“I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.

“Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.” —William Arthur Ward

“When eating fruit, remember the one who planted the tree.” —Vietnamese Proverb

“Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more. If you concentrate

“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

“Got no checkbooks, 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

“Opening your eyes to more of the world around you can deeply enhance your gratitude

“Opening your eyes to more of the world around you can deeply enhance your gratitude practice.” —Derrick Carpenter

“The deepest craving of human nature is the need to be appreciated.”

“The deepest craving of human nature is the need to be appreciated.” —William James

In the book Why Not Me, actress Mindy Kaling wrote, "Gratitude is the closest thing to beauty manifested in an emotion."

"Always remember people who have helped you along the way, and don't forget to lift someone up," words from Roy T. Bennett's book The Light in the Heart.

"What an astonishment to breathe on this breathing planet. What a blessing to be Earth loving Earth," John Green said in The Anthropocene Reviewed.

"There’s nothing nicer than unexpected appreciation. If you’re grateful, get a pen," Helen Ellis said in Southern Lady Code: Essays.

"Appreciation can make a day, even change a life. Your willingness to put it into words is all that is necessary." -Margaret Cousins

“Gratitude goes beyond the 'mine' and 'thine' and claims the truth that all of life is a pure gift.” -Henri J.M. Nouwen

“Gratitude bestows reverence…changing forever how we experience life and the world.”

“Gratitude bestows reverence...changing forever how we experience life and the world.” -John Milton

“Thankfulness is the quickest path to joy.” -Jefferson Bethke

“I’m still thanking all the stars, one by one.” -Marissa Meyer

“I lie in bed at night, after ending my prayers with the words 'Ich danke dir für all das Gute und Liebe und Schöne.' (Thank you, God, for all that is good and dear and beautiful.)” -Anne Frank

“Rest and be thankful.” -William Wordsworth

“Gratitude is the sign of noble souls.”

“Gratitude is the sign of noble souls.” -Aesop

“Joy is the simplest form of gratitude.”

“Joy is the simplest form of gratitude.” -Karl Barth

“We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious

“We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures.” -Thornton Wilder

“Gratitude and attitude are not challenges; they are choices.”

“Gratitude and attitude are not challenges; they are choices." -Robert Braathe

“Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has plenty; not on your past

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

“If you fail to carry around with you a heart of gratitude for the love you’ve been so freely given, it is easy for you not to love others as you should.” -Paul David Tripp

“Gratitude is a powerful catalyst for happiness. It’s the spark that lights a fire of joy in your soul.”

“Gratitude is a powerful catalyst for happiness. It’s the spark that lights a fire of joy in your soul.” -Amy Collette

“O Lord that lends me life, lend me a heart replete with thankfulness.” -William Shakespeare

“The soul that gives thanks can find comfort in everything; the soul that complains can find comfort in nothing.” -Hannah Whitall Smith

“Gratitude is the ability to experience life as a gift. It liberates us from the prison of self-preoccupation.” -John Ortberg

“What separates privilege from entitlement is gratitude.”

“What separates privilege from entitlement is gratitude.” -Brené Brown

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

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

“Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all others.”

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

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

“If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.”

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

“Let gratitude be the pillow upon which you kneel to say your nightly prayer.

“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

“Cultivate the habit of being grateful for every good thing that comes to you, and to

“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

“True forgiveness is when you can say, ‘Thank you for the experience.'”

"True forgiveness is when you can say, 'Thank you for the experience.'" -Oprah

“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

“Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming

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

“Wear gratitude like a cloak, and it will feed every corner of your life.” -Rumi

“In ordinary life, we hardly realize that we receive a great deal more than we give

“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

“Piglet noticed that even though he had a Very Small Heart, it could hold a rather large

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

“The heart that gives thanks is a happy one, for we cannot feel thankful and unhappy at the same time.” -Douglas Wood

“It’s a funny thing about life, once you begin to take note of the things you are grateful for, you begin to lose sight of the things that you lack.” -Germany Kent

“He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices

“He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has.” -Epictetus

'Enough' is a feast." -Buddhist Proverb

“Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.”

“Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.” -Robert Brault

“I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought; and that gratitude

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

“When I started counting my blessings, my whole life turned around.”

“When I started counting my blessings, my whole life turned around." -Willie Nelson

“No duty is more urgent than giving thanks.” -James Allen

“For my part, I am almost contented just now, and very thankful. Gratitude is a divine emotion: it fills the heart, but not to bursting; it warms it, but not to fever.” -Charlotte Brontë

“Got no checkbooks, 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

“When eating fruit, remember the one who planted the tree.” -Vietnamese Proverb

“When you arise in the morning give thanks for the food and for the joy of living.

“When you arise in the morning give thanks for the food and for the joy of living. If you see no reason for giving thanks, the fault lies only in yourself.” -Tecumseh

“Appreciation is a wonderful thing. It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well.”

“Appreciation is a wonderful thing. It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well.” -Voltaire

“I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson

“When we focus on our gratitude, the tide of disappointment goes out and the tide

“When we focus on our gratitude, the tide of disappointment goes out and the tide of love rushes in.” -Kristin Armstrong

“This is a wonderful day. I have never seen this one before.” -Maya Angelou

“I think gratitude is a big thing. It puts you in a place where you’re humble.” -Andra Day

“Gratitude is riches. Complaint is poverty.”

"Gratitude is riches. Complaint is poverty." -Doris Day

“When I pray, I always thank Mother Nature for all the beauty in the world. It’s about having an attitude of gratitude.” -Miranda Kerr

"Everything we do should be a result of our gratitude for what God has done for us." -Lauryn Hill

“We learned about gratitude and humility – that so many people had a hand in our success.”

“We learned about gratitude and humility - that so many people had a hand in our success." -Michelle Obama

“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation

“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

"Always have an attitude of gratitude." -Sterling K. Brown

“Live a life full of humility, gratitude, intellectual curiosity, and never stop learning.”

“Live a life full of humility, gratitude, intellectual curiosity, and never stop learning.” -GZA

“I am happy because I’m grateful. I choose to be grateful. That gratitude allows me to be happy.”

“I am happy because I’m grateful. I choose to be grateful. That gratitude allows me to be happy.” -Will Arnett

"They both seemed to understand that describing it was beyond their powers, the gratitude that spreads through your body when a burden gets lifted, and the sense of homecoming that follows, when you suddenly remember what it feels like to be yourself." Tom Perrotta

"I truly believe we can either see the connections, celebrate them, and express gratitude for our blessings, or we can see life as a string of coincidences that have no meaning or connection. For me, I'm going to believe in miracles, celebrate life, rejoice in the views of eternity, and hope my choices will create a positive ripple effect in the lives of others. This is my choice." Mike Ericksen