As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.
Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul.
The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of appreciation for goodness.
So once in every year we throng Upon a day apart, to praise the Lord with feast and song in thankfulness of heart.
My mother is such a lousy cook that Thanksgiving at her house is a time of sorrow.
Thanksgiving. It's like we didn't even try to come up with a tradition. The tradition is, we overeat. 'Hey, how about at Thanksgiving we just eat a lot?' 'But we do that every day!' 'Oh. What if we eat a lot with people that annoy the hell out of us?'
Gratitude is the inward feeling of kindness received. Thankfulness is the natural impulse to express that feeling. Thanksgiving is the following of that impulse.
An optimist is a person who starts a new diet on Thanksgiving Day.
God gave you a gift of 86,400 seconds today. Have you used one to say 'thank you?'
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.
I like football. I find its an exciting strategic game. Its a great way to avoid conversation with your family at Thanksgiving.
If you are really thankful, what do you do? You share.
May your stuffing be tasty May your turkey plump, May your potatoes and gravy Have nary a lump. May your yams be delicious And your pies take the prize, And may your Thanksgiving dinner Stay off your thighs!
I love Thanksgiving turkey... It's the only time in Los Angeles that you see natural breasts.
Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings.” —
Thanksgiving is an emotional holiday. People travel thousands of miles to be with people they only see once a year. And then discover once a year is way too often.
I hate turkeys. If you stand in the meat section at the grocery store long enough, you start to get mad at turkeys. There's turkey ham, turkey bologna, turkey pastrami. Some one needs to tell the turkey, 'man, just be yourself.'
It was dramatic to watch my grandmother decapitate a turkey with an ax the day before Thanksgiving. Nowadays the expense of hiring grandmothers for the ax work would probably qualify all turkeys so honored with gourmet status.
God is glorified, not by our groans, but by our thanksgivings.
Not what we say about our blessings, but how we use them, is the true measure of our thanksgiving.
Turkey: A large bird whose flesh, when eaten on certain religious anniversaries has the peculiar property of attesting piety and gratitude.
The thankful heart will find, in every hour, some heavenly blessings.
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more.
Appreciation can make a day, even change a life. Your willingness to put it into words is all that is necessary.
Coexistence: what the farmer does with the turkey - until Thanksgiving.
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