The 20 Best Quotes About Being Thankful

  • Nov 12, 2019

Thanksgiving is a time that we normally express gratitude for the people and experiences that have touched our lives in the last year. Extending gratitude and thanks to others in our lives not only can life our spirits personally, but for others that we have relationships with, whether in our personal or business lives. If you are thinking about sending a handwritten note of thanks to someone this holiday season, here are our top ten favorite quotes about giving thanks and showing gratitude. 


"To speak gratitude is courteous and pleasant, to enact gratitude is generous and noble, but to live gratitude is to touch Heaven."

Johannes A Gaertner


"Reflect upon your present blessings-of which every man has many-not on your past misfortunes of which all men have some."

Charles Dickens


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

Frank A. Clark


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

Neal A. Maxwell


"Thanksgiving Day is a jewel, to set in the hearts of honest men; but be careful that you do not take the day and leave out the gratitude."

E.P. Powell


"If the only prayer you ever say in your entire life is thank you, it will be enough."

Meister Eckhart


"Not what we say about our blessings but how we use them, is the true measure of our Thanksgiving."

W.T. Purkiser


"We can always find something to be thankful for, no matter what may be the burden of our wants, or the subject of our petitions."

Albert Barnes


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

Willie Nelson


"If you are really thankful, what do you do? You share it."

W. Clement Stone


"Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more."

Oprah Winfrey


"An attitude of gratitude brings great things."

Yogi Bhajan


"What if, today, we were grateful for everything?"

Charlie Brown


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

William Arthur Ward


"We must find the time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives."

John F. Kennedy


"Give thank for a little, and you will find a lot."

Hausa Proverb


"The thankful receiver bears a plentiful harvest"

William Blake


"Gratitude is the inward feeling of kindness received. Thankfulness is the natural impulse to express that feeling. Thanksgiving is the following of that impulse."

Henry Van Dyke


"Gratitude can transform common days into Thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy and change ordinary opportunities into blessings."

William Arthur Ward


"Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy. They are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom."

Marcel Proust



From all of us at Andrew's Promotional Group, may your hearts be filled with thanks and giving. We hope you know how grateful we are for you!

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