Not what we say about our blessings, but how we use them, is the true measure of our thanksgiving.
To give thanks in solitude is enough. Thanksgiving has wings and goes where it must go. Your prayer knows much more about it than you do.
If the only prayer you ever say in your entire life is thank you, it will be enough.
Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings.
Drink and be thankful to the host! What seems insignificant when you have it, is important when you need it.
Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.
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.
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.
The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of appreciation for goodness.
When I started counting my blessings, my whole life turned around.
How wonderful it would be if we could help our children and grandchildren to learn thanksgiving at an early age. Thanksgiving opens the doors. It changes a child's personality. A child is resentful, negative, or thankful. Thankful children want to give, they radiate happiness, they draw people.
Let us be grateful to people who make us happy.
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.
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.
The unthankful heart... discovers no mercies; but let the thankful heart sweep through the day and, as the magnet finds the iron, so it will find, in every hour, some heavenly blessings!
After a good dinner one can forgive anybody, even one's own relations.
Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all the others.
Acknowledging the good that you already have in your life is the foundation for all abundance.
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.
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.
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more.
We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures.
The thankful heart will find, in every hour, some heavenly blessings.
He who thanks but with the lips. Thanks but in part; the full, the true Thanksgiving. Comes from the heart.
For each new morning with its light, For rest and shelter of the night, For health and food, for love and friends... Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.
Follow AzQuotes on Facebook, Twitter and Google+. Every day we present the best quotes! Improve yourself, find your inspiration, share with friends