Famous gratitude quotes

Expressing gratitude and thankfulness

If you are grateful, there’s always an increase in your favors. A collection of gratitude quotes clearly depicts a proven reality that thankfulness is what makes a man great. If we don’t recognize, appreciate, and are grateful for what we are receiving, we will always be shackled and confined in an unhappy disturbed soul.

For great things happen to those who respect what they are already having in life. It is absolutely possible to be content and aspire for growth at the same time. And this should be the stance of life for each one of us. Being grateful or having a gracious heart does not mean you don’t want more from life. It simply means that you are appreciating what you have while striving for more favors in life at the same time.

Gratitude unveils powerful and mysterious ways to a happy living for each one of us. A thankless soul always starves for happiness. So pay heed to these amazing gratitude quotes and start living a contented life.

Positive gratitude and thankfulness quotes and sayings

famous gratitude quotes
  • I am thankful for all of those who said NO to me. It's because of them I'm doing it myself. - Albert Einstein
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  • Know this above all else, God hears and answers every one of your prayers.

Choose one these gratitude quotes to show your appreciation to others

  • May the work of your hands be a sign of gratitude and reverence to the human condition. - Mahatma Gandhi

  • Happiness cannot be traveled to owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace, and gratitude. - Denis Waitley

  • The deepest craving of human nature is the need to be appreciated. - William James

  • Giving is an expression of gratitude for our blessings. - Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen

  • Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current situation. - Brian Tracy

  • Gratitude is when memory is stored in the heart and not in the mind. - Lionel Hampton

  • Gratitude is the appreciation of things that are not deserved, earned or demanded – those wonderful things that we take for granted. - Renée Paule

  • The essence of all beautiful art is gratitude. - Friedrich Nietzche

  • As with all commandments, gratitude is a description of a successful mode of living. The thankful heart opens our eyes to a multitude of blessings that continually surround us. - James E. Faust

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

  • Gratitude is a statement of certainty. - David Cameron Gikandi

  • Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings. - William Arthur Ward

  • The fool’s life is empty of gratitude and full of fears; its course lies wholly toward the future. - Seneca

  • I’m grateful always for this moment, the now, no matter what form it takes. - Eckhart Tolle

  • Gratitude is a sickness suffered by dogs. - Joseph Stalin

  • Gratitude is a species of love, excited in us by some action of the person for whom we have it, and by which we believe that he has done some good to us, or at least that he has had the intention of doing so. - René Descartes

  • Thankfulness is the beginning of gratitude. Gratitude is the completion of thankfulness. Thankfulness may consist merely in words. Gratitude is shown is acts. - Henri Frederic Amiel

  • Sometimes life knocks you on your ass… get up, get up, get up!!! Happiness is not the absence of problems, it’s the ability to deal with them. - Steve Maraboli

  • Joy is a heart full and a mind purified by gratitude. - Marietta McCarty

  • Let me encourage you to get up every day and focus on what you do have in life. Be thankful for the blessings of the little things, even when you don’t get what you expect. - Victoria Osteen

  • When you look at life through the eyes of gratitude, the world becomes a magical and amazing place. - Jennifer Gayle