Gratitude Quotes

Al-Hasan Al-Basri

The world is 3 days: As for yesterday, it has vanished along with all that was
The world is 3 days: As for yesterday, it has vanished along with all that was in it. As for tomorrow, you may never see it. As for today, it is yours, so work on it.

Eric Micha'el Leventhal

Either nobody's perfect,
or everyone is.

Eric Micha'el Leventhal

Acceptance is the vessel of realization.

Steven J. Carroll

If you always try to measure yourself with
money... well, it's like counting backwards, the more you
keep on, the less you'll have to show for it.

Amaka Imani Nkosazana

Happiness gives you the freedom to enhance your ability to achieve success. Your choices in life are a direct reflection of your level of happiness. It's the sunshine for your soul that you need in order to grow

Eric Micha'el Leventhal

True wisdom is being able to say 'it is what it is' with a smile of celebratory wonder on your face.

G.G. Renee Hill

Work filled with inspiration is worship.
A heart filled with courage is unbreakable.
A life filled with gratitude is fulfilled.

Eric Micha'el Leventhal

Although we may wish for more or strive to do better than we have, in these times it is enough to keep your soul.

Musab Faiyazuddin

When the Altitude of Gratitude grows in Multitude with Certitude the World will perceive Beatitude

Lailah Gifty Akita

Love notes to my husband, Jeremiah Nii Mama Akita; I will always love you. I am grateful for a blessed life shared with you.

Vishwas Chavan

Words are the most powerful instrument that we have been bestowed it. Use it for healing the cosmos.

John F. Kennedy

As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.

Mark Driscoll

If my words don't flow out of a heart that rests in God's control, sovereignty, then they come out of the heart that seeks control so I can get what I want.

Richelle E. Goodrich

There are still blue skies and rainbows and days bathed in sunlight.
There are colorful shade trees filled with sweet bird songs.
And there are wishing stars in the heavens as well as angels in God's service.
So lift up your eyes.
Refuse to be unhappy.

Jennifer Hillman

Whisper sweetly the tenderness of the moment. Let the love teach you the true meaning and passion of this experience we share. With gratitude and reverence for the blessings and miracles I receive and witness, my heart still beats as the little things die to be reborn with a greater joy for life in each moment.

Rasheed Ogunlaru

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

J Loren Norris

Embrace the change you desperately need. Tear down your walls and show gratitude for little things.

John Manning

Approach the goal you’ve set with a positive, grateful attitude, and your perception about the goal and the journey will feel less like work, and more like fun.

Crystal Woods

My sincerest gratitude to every ass hole, horrible boss, and worthless piece of shit I've ever met for giving me new and endless material to work with and a way to earn a living exposing you.

Richelle E. Goodrich

I believe the main purpose of life is to accept with gratitude what you've been blessed with so that you may use those gifts to mold yourself into the best person you can possibly be. Learning to discern things of true value from those of little or no worth is part of the process.

Michael Cunningham

Here is the world, and you live in it, and are grateful. You try to be
Here is the world, and you live in it, and are grateful. You try to be grateful.

Nikki Rowe

the problem with the world, is, far too many people drain their energy into what is wrong with their life; instead of holding gratitude for what's right in their life.

Akshay Me

The only person can love you in the world is Your mother (real)
She forgets with in seconds the bad behavior you did wtih her, she comes backs again with love!

James Herriot

If having a soul means being able to feel love and loyalty and gratitude, then animals are better off than a lot of humans.

Stephen Hawking

My expectations were reduced to zero when I was 21. Everything since then has been a bonus."

[The Science of Second-Guessing (New York Times Magazine Interview, December 12, 2004)]


Regardless of Sunshine or Rain, Be Thankful for another GREAT day…and treat Life as the ULTIMATE Gift.... Because IT IS :)

Hope Bradford

Everyone creates realities based on their own personal beliefs. These beliefs are so powerful that they can create [expansive or entrapping] realities over and over.~Kuan Yin

Nikki Rowe

This morning I woke up, how blessed I am
Eyes to see, a voice to speak
Words to read and love to feel?
If this isn't something to be thankful for, I'm not sure what is.

Ron Barrow

Stay upbeat and keep your head held high. There is no end to the power of positive thinking. I AM looking forward to all the wealth, success, and abundance speeding my way!

Unarine Ramaru

You cannot define success and do that exceptionally well without a mention of "gratitude".

Marcel Proust

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

Irving Berlin

Got no checkbooks, got no banks. Still I'd like to express my thanks - I've got the sun in the mornin' and the moon at night.

Dan Buettner

Gratitude always comes into play; research shows that people are happier if they are grateful for the positive things in their lives, rather than worrying about what might be missing.

Josef Pieper

No one can obtain felicity by pursuit. This explains why one of the elements of being happy is the feeling that a debt of gratitude is owed, a debt impossible to pay. Now, we do not owe gratitude to ourselves. To be conscious of gratitude is to acknowledge a gift.

Edmond Mbiaka

Gratitude is one of the strongest pillars of a happy life.

Elizabeth Gilbert

... most of my prayers are expressions of sheer gratitude for the fullness of my contentment.

Richelle E. Goodrich

The road to happiness starts with a deep breath and an awareness of the many blessings tied to that single breath.

Vishwas Chavan

Both joy and gratitude go hand in hand together. More grateful you are more joyful you will be.

Maddy Malhotra

Don't wait to celebrate life until you retire, because you never know the day you will expire.

Maddy Malhotra

To have more, you must genuinely thank more.

Anthony Liccione

If you are reading this, be sure to count this on your blessings list.

Sarah Wendell

Being in the habit of saying "Thank you," of making sure that people receive attention so they know you value them, of not presuming that people will always be there-this is a good habit, regardless...make sure to give virtual and actual high-fives to those who rock and rock hard.


We only live once. We all have an expiration date after that we will never come again. I am not saying that to make you sad. I am saying that so you can cherish each moment in your life and be grateful that you are here and you are Special

Victor Hugo

The poor man shuddered, overflowed with an angelic joy; he declared in his transport that this would last through life; he said to himself that he really had not suffered enough to deserve such radiant happiness, and he thanked God, in the depths of his soul, for having permitted that he, a miserable man, should be so loved by this innocent being.

Habeeb Akande

I may not be where I want to be but I'm thankful for not being where I used to be.

Ana Monnar

I see the glass half full and thank God for what I have.

Richard Allestree

That very breath wherewith they utter their complaints is a blessing and a fundamental one too for if God would withdraw that they were incapable of whatsoever else either have or desire.

Lailah Gifty Akita

Two great prayers;
Yahweh, grant me grace for my daily activities.
Yahweh, protect me from all evil, so that my life will be free of pain in Jesus name. Amen!

Lailah Gifty Akita

We have the keys to open the Heavens door; Bible reading and prayer.


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.

Helen Keller

It has been said that life has treated me harshly; and sometimes I have complained in my heart because many pleasures of human experience have been withheld from me…if much has been denied me, much, very much, has been given me…


In honor of Oprah Winfrey: Even greater than the ability to inspire others with hope is the power to motivate them to give as much to the lives of others as they would give to their own; and to empower them to confront the worst in themselves in order to discover and claim the best in themselves.

Jenny Sampirisi

You're all incredibly thoughtful souls who keep my head attached to my body.

Lailah Gifty Akita

Infinite gratitude, infinite hope.

Dana Arcuri

Cultivating an attitude of gratitude begins with counting your blessings. In simpler terms, gratitude is expressing thanks for gifts we receive. Genuine gratitude helps us to see the little things in life that are often overlooked, yet so precious.

Dana Arcuri

The more you are grateful for what you have the more you can live fully in the present. When you live in the present moment the greater you can build stepping stones for a brighter future.

Albert Schweitzer

He who does not reflect his life back to God in gratitude does not know himself.

Lailah Gifty Akita

All times are connected. Treasure each moment.

Lailah Gifty Akita

Fulfilling your divine passion brings gladness.

Miya Yamanouchi

Be thankful to those who refuse to help you, for they force you to summon upon your warrior within.

Dr. Jacinta Mpalyenkana

Walking in shoes bigger than your feet, will inspire gravity to pull you down."
Let's be grateful for what fits us...for what we have.

Lailah Gifty Akita

Gratitude is the key to opening all doors.

Jennifer Harrison

Many of the women in Los Angeles are part of the notorious gang culture, and they will forever have my gratitude for, you know, letting me live.

Nikki Rowe

A moment can change the way you view the world, and the way you view the world will give you more moments.

Maya Angelou

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

Vishwas Chavan

It is possible to be a rich and monk at the same time.

Roy Bennett

Start each day with a positive thought and a grateful heart.

Roy Bennett

Begin each day with a positive thought and a grateful heart.

Terry Crouson

Gratitude is the universal lens that corrects all vision problems.

Jennifer Sparks

Being Happy on Purpose is about making a conscious decision in each moment to move towards happiness. It is not about a perfect life. It is not about having things. It is about creating YOUR experience and being open to the beauty, joy, and abundance that already exists in your life and calibrating yourself to recognize it with ease

Bernard Kelvin Clive

If you learn to develop an abundant mentality you will not be envious of others, you will celebrate their successes, you share in their joys and pains; don't see life as a competition but a complimentary.

Roy Bennett

Gratitude builds a bridge to abundance.

M. James Airey

Every morning and every night, I pause for just a minute and express my gratitude for all that I have in my life and all that I have experienced.

Lailah Gifty Akita

It is a great joy to love and be loved.

Ankala V Subbarao

Gratitude comes in a spectrum of colors, but Ingratitude is always black.

Albert Einstein

We owe a lot to the Indians, who taught us how to count, without which no worthwhile scientific discovery could have been made.

Shauna Niequist

I want to cultivate a deep sense of gratitude, of groundedness, of enough, even while I’m longing for something more. The longing and the gratitude, both. I’m practicing believing that God knows more than I know, that he sees what I can’t, that he’s weaving a future I can’t even imagine from where I sit this morning.

Lailah Gifty Akita

Be thankful for what you have.
Be thankful for what you wish you have.
Be thankful for what you are capable of having.

Germany Kent

If you're not grateful for what you already have, why should you be blessed with more...

Lailah Gifty Akita

I am thankful for the Lord's daily provisions.

Toni Sorenson

To improve quality of life, to evolve into a better version of ourselves, to pause in recognition of blessings with only our name on the tag, to dance in graitutde, to embrance with abandon, to give without receiving, to seek the face of God ... all this and more is why we exisit.

Donna Lynn Hope

It’s easy to thank God and to be happy when you live a sheltered life and have no concept of suffering; Suffer and then do all of the above.

Ron Barrow

Carpe Diem... I express my gratitude for everything in my life. What else is possible?

Chris Matakas

You have become more and therefore expect more, but never become too purpose-driven to step back and realize just how far you have progressed.

Vishwas Chavan

Prayer is an epitome of gratitude.

Vishwas Chavan

When you embrace gratitude, it heals you & empower you to heal others.

Vishwas Chavan

The best way to be positive and happy is to be in gratitude all the time.

Vishwas Chavan

Never forget the worst phase, and blame the bad times. Be in gratitude for the lessons learnt. Cherish the goodtimes.

Jaachynma N.E. Agu

Truly I am God's Beauty, His Trophy, His Outstretched Arms...I am here for His Glory and Pleasure.

Ryan Lilly

Life is a web of intersections and choices. Your 1st choice is to recognize an intersection. Your 2nd choice is to be grateful for it.

Bryant McGill

Having contentment and gratitude in the present moment is the surest way to achieve success.

Diane Samuels

I’m glad to be eating the bread of freedom even if it does taste like sponge buttered with greasy salt.

Hillary DePiano

MOTHER TIME: Every New Year is the same. Every day, every second is too for that matter. But when we deliver them in secret, when another year just begins as a matter of fact, it's easy to fail to appreciate what a miracle it is to have more time. So, I suppose, it feels different right now because this time you're paying attention

C.S. Lewis

Gratitude looks to the Past and love to the Present; fear, avarice, lust, and ambition look ahead.

Anthony Robbins

When you are grateful, fear disappears and abundance appears.

Max Barry

Thanks for being the kind of person who likes to pick up a book. That's a genuinely great thing. I met a librarian recently who said she doesn't read because books are her job and when she goes home, she just wants to switch off. I think we can agree that that's creepy as hell.

Charles Lamb

There is more reason to say grace before beginning a book than there is to say it before beginning to dine.

Nikki Rowe

It's a nice feeling,
Someone lived easier
Because I was alive.

Bryant McGill

I am hopeful because love overflows from my heart. Gratitude for beauty and life leads my way.

Bryant McGill

Each moment of gratitude awareness reveals the total beauty which surrounds you.

Bryant McGill

To move forward, simply set your intentions, be grateful for what you have, be open to what is possible, and the rest will happen, as a beautiful and effortless journey of cooperation and listening.

Victoria Kahler

Before them is the most beautiful city she has ever seen, has ever imagined. Golden rooftops shine brightly; windows made from diamonds and rubies gleam; tall buildings reach toward the clouds. She is again overwhelmed, this time with gratitude.
All this, for her.

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