Thankful quotes

I am thankful for laughter, except when milk comes out of my nose.
Woody Allen

We are in a wrong state of mind if we are not in a thankful state of mind.
Charles Spurgeon

I’m thankful for every moment.
– Al Green

Let us be grateful to the mirror for revealing to us our appearance only.
– Samuel Butler

Appreciation is the highest form of prayer, for it acknowledges the presence of good wherever you shine the light of your thankful thoughts.
– Alan Cohen

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

I was given such a great gift. It’s a miracle that never stops amazing me and reminding me to give thanks, every day. Having a wife and daughter gives me a lot more purpose. I was much more selfish before, but now I think about what kind of role model I’ll be. I just want to be a better man.
– Jake Owen

Be grateful for what you have and stop complaining – it bores everybody else, does you no good, and doesn’t solve any problems.
Zig Ziglar

The hardest arithmetic to master is that which enables us to count our blessings.
– Eric Hoffer

When you practice gratefulness, there is a sense of respect toward others.
Dalai Lama

For what I have received may the Lord make me truly thankful. And more truly for what I have not received.
– Storm Jameson

All our discontents about what we want appeared to spring from the want of thankfulness for what we have.
– Daniel Defoe

He enjoys much who is thankful for little.
– Thomas Secker

Everything is a blessing, even meetings. Whether it’s meetings or running gassers or lifting, it’s an opportunity, and the best thing to do is be thankful for it.
– Eric Berry

I’m very blessed, thankful, grateful for the opportunities I’ve had.
– Christen Press

I’m thankful for the incredible advances in medicine that have taken place during my lifetime. I almost certainly wouldn’t still be here if it weren’t for them.
Billy Graham

Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all the others.
– Marcus Tullius Cicero

It is just that we should be grateful, not only to those with whose views we may agree, but also to those who have expressed more superficial views; for these also contributed something, by developing before us the powers of thought.
Aristotle

I have a lot to be thankful for. I am healthy, happy and I am loved.
– Reba McEntire

Sometimes our light goes out but is blown into flame by another human being. Each of us owes deepest thanks to those who have rekindled this light.
Albert Schweitzer

Gratitude is the sign of noble souls.
Aesop

Be thankful for problems. If they were less difficult, someone with less ability might have your job.
– Jim Lovell

If you suffer, thank God! It is a sure sign that you are alive.
– Elbert Hubbard

Make it a habit to tell people thank you. To express your appreciation, sincerely and without the expectation of anything in return. Truly appreciate those around you, and you’ll soon find many others around you. Truly appreciate life, and you’ll find that you have more of it.
– Ralph Marston

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.
– Melody Beattie

Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.
– William Arthur Ward

Thank you for life, and all the little ups and downs that make it worth living.
– Travis Barker

I’ve been blessed in that regard through and through. So I’m just thankful for this opportunity to play the game that I love and share that with the world.
Stephen Curry

I am thankful the most important key in history was invented. It’s not the key to your house, your car, your boat, your safety deposit box, your bike lock or your private community. It’s the key to order, sanity, and peace of mind. The key is ‘Delete.’
– Elayne Boosler

No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
– James Allen

It is okay to be an outsider, a recent arrival, new on the scene – and not just okay, but something to be thankful for… Because being an insider can so easily mean collapsing the horizons, can so easily mean accepting the presumptions of your province.
– Tan Le

When I started counting my blessings, my whole life turned around.
– Willie Nelson

Thanks to television, for the first time the young are seeing history made before it is censored by their elders.
– Margaret Mead

I’m so thankful for that struggling period. That time is really great where you have no idea what’s going to happen.
– Abbi Jacobson

Gratitude is the most exquisite form of courtesy.
– Jacques Maritain

In everyone’s life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit.
Albert Schweitzer

I realized this is what God has dealt me, and I should be thankful considering all that’s happened to me in my life, but MS caused the movies to stop – stop dead – and I miss it.
– Richard Pryor

Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul.
Henry Ward Beecher

Be thankful we’re not getting all the government we’re paying for.
Will Rogers

Thanks to the Interstate Highway System, it is now possible to travel across the country from coast to coast without seeing anything.
– Charles Kuralt

Feeling gratitude isn’t born in us – it’s something we are taught, and in turn, we teach our children.
– Joyce Brothers

Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.
– Melody Beattie

Old age is not a matter for sorrow. It is matter for thanks if we have left our work done behind us.
– Thomas Carlyle

I know that when I pray, something wonderful happens. Not just to the person or persons for whom I’m praying, but also something wonderful happens to me. I’m grateful that I’m heard.
Maya Angelou

There’s no happier person than a truly thankful, content person.
– Joyce Meyer

I’m very thankful to the Yankees and to Major League Baseball for allowing me to play this game.
– Alex Rodriguez

When you are grateful – when you can see what you have – you unlock blessings to flow in your life.
– Suze Orman

Many of our prayers were not answered, and for this we are now grateful.
– William Feather

I think, every time I’m on the mountain, I’m just so thankful to be there.
– Chloe Kim

I’m very thankful to directors and filmmakers who consider me in their films, and I hope I’m able to do justice to their films.
Amitabh Bachchan

My advice: Take a second out of the day today and be thankful for your family.
– Jenna Morasca

When you solve a problem, you ought to thank God and go on to the next one.
– Dean Rusk

Before I get out of bed, I am saying thank you. I know how important it is to be thankful.
– Al Jarreau

Well, there’s not a day goes by when I don’t get up and say thank you to somebody.
– Rod Stewart