Gratitude Quotes and Sayings

Gratitude Quotes and Sayings

These are inspirational, motivational, wise, sad and funny gratitude quotes, sayings, and proverbs that inspire us. See more inspirational quotes on MindBootstrap.

Funny gratitude quotes

gratitude quotes - This is a wonderful day. I've never seen it before - Maya Angelou

This is a wonderful day. I’ve never seen it before. ~Maya Angelou tweet

 

My socks may not match, but my feet are always warm. ~Maureen McCullough tweet

 

Gratitude is a quality similar to electricity: it must be produced and discharged and used up in order to exist at all. ~William Faulkner tweet

 

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. ~Frank A. Clark tweet

gratitude quotes - Gratitude is the wine for the soul. Go on. Get drunk - rumi

Gratitude is the wine for the soul. Go on. Get drunk. ~Rumi tweet

 

The thing I’m most grateful for right now is elastic waistbands. tweet

 

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

 

Even though we can’t have all we want, we ought to be thankful we don’t get what we deserve. tweet

inspirational gratitude quotes - Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it. ~William Arthur Ward

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

 

Don’t pray when it rains if you don’t pray when the sun shines. ~Leroy Satchel Paige tweet

gratitude quotes - Though I am grateful for the blessings of wealth, it hasn’t changed who I am. My feet are still on the ground. I’m just wearing better shoes. ~Oprah Winfrey

Though I am grateful for the blessings of wealth, it hasn’t changed who I am. My feet are still on the ground. I’m just wearing better shoes. ~Oprah Winfrey tweet

Gratitude quotes - Gratitude can turn a meal into a feast. ~Melody Beattie

Gratitude can turn a meal into a feast. ~Melody Beattie tweet

 

A woman has got to love a bad man once or twice in her life, to be thankful for a good one. ~Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings tweet

 

God gave us our relatives; thank God we can choose our friends. ~Ethel Watts Mumford tweet

 

Short gratitude quotes

short gratitude quotes - Joy is the simplest form of gratitude. ~Karl Barth

Joy is the simplest form of gratitude. ~Karl Barth tweet

 

Gratitude changes everything. tweet

short gratitude quotes - What separates privilege from entitlement is gratitude. ~Brené Brown

What separates privilege from entitlement is gratitude. ~Brené Brown tweet

 

A grateful heart is a magnet for miracles. tweet

 

When you are grateful, fear disappears and abundance appears. ~Tony Robbins tweet

 

The moment you accept yourself, you become beautiful. tweet

 

Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. ~Melody Beattie tweet

 

Thank you for being the reason I smile. tweet

 

Find the good and praise it. ~Alex Haley tweet

 

Gratitude is the sign of noble souls. ~Aesop tweet

 

An attitude of gratitude brings great things. ~Yogi Bhajan tweet

 

If you want to find happiness, find gratitude. ~Steve Maraboli tweet

 

Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul. tweet

 

Every blessing ignored becomes a curse. ~Paulo Coelho tweet

 

Gratitude is a statement of certainty. tweet

 

Gratitude and attitude are not challenges; they are choices. ~Robert Braathe tweet

 

Attitude of gratitude quotes

 

Gratitude doesn’t change the scenery. It merely washes clean the glass you look through so you can clearly see the colors. ~Richelle E. Goodrich tweet

 

When you have an attitude of gratitude you wake up saying thank you. ~Maya Angelou tweet

 

I believe that gratitude can change our attitude. ~David DeNotaris tweet

 

Appreciation can make a day – even change a life. Your willingness to put it into words is all that is necessary. ~Margaret Cousins tweet

 

Live every day with an attitude of gratitude. ~Tony Robbins tweet

 

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

 

When we focus on our gratitude, the tide of disappointment goes out and the tide of love rushes in. ~Kristin Armstrong tweet

 

Gratitude is riches. Complaint is poverty. ~Doris Day tweet

 

Gratitude is the attitude that takes you to your altitude. tweet

 

Gratitude is a divine attitude in the wisdom traditions. It takes you out from the ego self and takes you into the higher self. That higher state of consciousness initiates self repair, self regulation and healing. ~Deepak Chopra tweet

 

If you are really thankful, what do you do? You share. ~W. Clement Stone tweet

 

Begin each day with a grateful heart. ~Unknown tweet

 

Gratitude opens the door to the power, the wisdom, the creativity of the universe. You open the door through gratitude. ~Deepak Chopra tweet

 

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

 

Gratitude quotes for kids, students

 

Piglet noticed that even though he had a very small heart, it could hold a rather large amount of gratitude. ~A.A. Milne, Winnie the Pooh tweet

 

The more you are in a state of gratitude, the more you will attract things to be grateful for. ~Walt Disney tweet

 

Thank you is the best prayer that anyone could say. Thank you expresses extreme gratitude, humility, understanding. ~Alice Walker tweet

 

It is not the joy that makes us grateful. It is the gratitude that makes us joyful. ~David Steindl Rost tweet

 

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

 

Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it. ~William Author Ward tweet

 

Students don’t care how much you know until they know how much you care. ~John C. Maxwell tweet

 

Gratitude is the healthiest of all human emotions. The more you express gratitude for what you have, the more likely you will have even more to express gratitude for. ~Zig Ziglar tweet

 

So every single day, I found something to be grateful for and that’s a powerful lesson. tweet

 

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

 

I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought, and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder. ~Gilbert K. Chesterton tweet

 

Gratitude quotes for teachers

 

A teacher’s job is to take a bunch live wires and see that they are well-grounded. ~D. Martin tweet

 

Better than a thousand days of diligent study is one day with a great teacher. ~Japanese proverb tweet

 

Teaching is a calling too. And I’ve always thought that teachers in their way are holy – angels leading their flocks out of the darkness. ~Jeannette Walls tweet

 

We may not remember everything you said. But we will remember how special you made us feel. Thank you. tweet

 

It is impossible to thank a teacher. There are no words, to appreciate someone whose words empower children to chase their dreams. tweet

 

Thank you for everything you’ve done to make me a better and wiser student. tweet

 

Thanks for planting the seeds of knowledge. tweet

 

One looks back with appreciation to the brilliant teachers, but with gratitude to those who touched our human feelings. The curriculum is so much necessary raw material, but warmth is the vital element for the growing plant and for the soul of the child. ~Carl Jung tweet

 

Gratitude quotes for friends

 

There is more to life than simply increasing its speed. ~Mahatma Gandhi tweet

 

I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson tweet

 

Every gift from a friend is a wish for your happiness. ~Richard Bach tweet

 

There is nothing better than the encouragement of a good friend. ~Jean-Jacques Rousseau tweet

 

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

 

Life has no blessing like a prudent friend. ~Euripides tweet

 

I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson tweet

 

I wanted to say thanks…and share my gratitude for everything I’ve been blessed with. Family, friends, and continued support from everyone. ~Travis Barker tweet

 

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Love and gratitude quotes

 

When we focus on our gratitude, the tide of disappointment goes out and the tide of love rushes in. ~Kristin Armstrong tweet

 

Connecting with those you know you love, like and appreciate you restore the spirit and give you the energy to keep moving forward in this life. ~Deborah Day tweet

 

We are told that people stay in love because of chemistry, or because they remain intrigued with each other, because of many kindnesses, because of luck. But part of it has got to be forgiveness and gratefulness. ~Ellen Goodman tweet

 

I walk in a space of gratitude. I’m so grateful to God for blessing me with an amazing family and the opportunity to do what I love. ~Jurnee Smollett-Bell tweet

 

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 tweet

 

I finally realized that being grateful to my body was key to giving more love to myself. ~Oprah Winfrey tweet

 

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

 

Kindness trumps greed: it asks for sharing. Kindness trumps fear: it calls forth gratefulness and love. Kindness trumps even stupidity, for with sharing and love, one learns. ~Marc Estrin tweet

 

Our love, our gratitude, our admiration for our men and women in uniform, our veterans and their families – all of that is bigger than any one party or any one election. ~Michelle Obama tweet

 

Love and gratitude can part seas, move mountains, and create miracles. ~Rhonda Byrne tweet

 

When we focus on our gratitude, the tide of disappointment goes out and the tide of love rushes in. ~Kristin Armstrong tweet

 

More love quotes

Yoga gratitude quotes

 

The attitude of gratitude is the highest yoga. ~Yogi Bhajan tweet

 

If the only prayer you said in your whole life was, ‘thank you,’ that would suffice. ~Meister Eckhart tweet

 

We learned about gratitude and humility – that so many people had a hand in our success, from the teachers who inspired us to the janitors who kept our school clean … and we were taught to value everyone’s contribution and treat everyone with respect. ~Michelle Obama tweet

 

As you breathe, savor the openness in your chest and lungs. On your inhale, think about each and every single thing that brings gratitude into your life. Exhale anything that doesn’t serve you, and smile to yourself for the things that do. ~Georgina Berbari tweet

 

The purpose of life is to be beautiful, to be bountiful, to be blissful, to be graceful and grateful. What a wonderful English word – grateful. If one is great and full, one is God. And whenever smallness faces you, you should be great. And full. Full of that greatness. ~Yogi Bhajan tweet

 

You pray in your distress and in your need; would that you might pray also in the fullness of your joy and in your days of abundance. ~Kahlil Gibran tweet

 

Expressing gratitude quotes

 

Gratitude is the sign of noble souls. ~Aesop tweet

 

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

 

Walk as if you are kissing the earth with your feet. ~Thich Nhat Hanh tweet

 

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

 

Showing gratitude is one of the simplest yet most powerful things humans can do for each other. ~Randy Rausch tweet

 

Gratitude is a currency that we can mint for ourselves, and spend without fear of bankruptcy. ~Fred De Witt Van Amburgh tweet

 

Gratitude is the most exquisite form of courtesy. ~Jacques Maritain tweet

 

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

 

I truly believe we can either see the connections, celebrate them, and express gratitude for our blessings, or we can see life as a string of coincidences that have no meaning or connection. For me, I’m going to believe in miracles, celebrate life, rejoice in the views of eternity, and hope my choices will create a positive ripple effect in the lives of others. This is my choice. ~Mike Ericksen tweet

 

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

 

No one who achieves success does so without the help of others. The wise and confident acknowledge this help with gratitude. ~Alfred North Whitehead tweet

 

Famous gratitude quotes by famous people (Shakespeare, Mark Twain,…)

 

O Lord that lends me life, Lend me a heart replete with thankfulness! ~William Shakespeare tweet

 

Humor is mankind’s greatest blessing. ~Mark Twain tweet

 

Entitlement is such a cancer, because it is void of gratitude. ~Adam Smith tweet

 

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. ~Oprah Winfrey tweet

 

Ingratitude is monstrous. ~William Shakespeare tweet

 

The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of appreciation for goodness. ~Dalai Lama tweet

 

The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson tweet

 

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

 

When you are grateful, fear disappears and abundance appears. ~Tony Robbins tweet

 

Behind every exquisite thing that existed, there was something tragic. ~Oscar Wilde tweet

 

More inspirational gratitude quotes

 

It is through gratitude for the present moment that the spiritual dimension of life opens up. ~Eckhart Tolle tweet

 

When you have balance in your life, work becomes an entirely different experience. There is a passion that moves you to a whole new level of fulfillment and gratitude, and that’s when you can do your best… for yourself and for others. ~Cara Delevingne tweet

 

Let gratitude be the pillow upon which you kneel to say your nightly prayer. And let faith be the bridge you build to overcome evil and welcome good. ~Maya Angelou tweet

 

Gratitude is one of the strongest and most transformative states of being. It shifts your perspective from lack to abundance and allows you to focus on the good in your life, which in turn pulls more goodness into your reality. ~Jen Sincero tweet

 

When a person doesn’t have gratitude, something is missing in his or her humanity. ~Elie Wiesel tweet

 

No one who achieves success does so without acknowledging the help of others. The wise and confident acknowledge this help with gratitude. ~Alfred North Whitehead tweet

 

Hope has a good memory, gratitude a bad one. ~Baltasar Gracian tweet

 

Let us rise up and be thankful, for if we didn’t learn a lot today, at least we learned a little, and if we didn’t learn a little, at least we didn’t get sick, and if we got sick, at least we didn’t die; so, let us all be thankful. ~Buddha tweet

More inspirational quotes

Conclusion

 

Gratefulness is the key to a happy life that we hold in our hands, because if we are not grateful, then no matter how much we have we will not be happy – because we will always want to have something else or something more. ~David Steindl-Rast tweet

 

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