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Quotes on Being Thankful

being thankfulNothing is more honorable than a grateful heart. Seneca


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


A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue, but the parent of all the other virtues. Cicero


Gratitude is the sign of noble souls. Aesop


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


If "thank you" is the only prayer you say, that will be enough. Meister Eckhart


A noble person is mindful and thankful for the favors he receives from others. Buddha


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


For each new morning with its light,
For rest and shelter of the night,
For health and food, for love and friends,
For everything Thy goodness sends. Ralph Waldo Emerson


All that we behold is full of blessings.  William Wordsworth


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 eating bamboo sprouts, remember the man who planted them.  Chinese Proverb

Thanks are justly due for boons unbought.Ovid


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


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


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


There is always, always, always something to be thankful for. Anonymous

 

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


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 


Happiness is itself a kind of gratitude. Joseph Wood Krutch


People who live the most fulfilling lives are the ones who are always rejoicing at what they have. Richard Carlson

See also:
10 Things For Which to Be Thankful 
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