Gratitude Quotes and Sayings
Gratitude is the memory of the heart.
- Jean Massieu
One minute of sincere gratitude can wash away a lifetime’s disappointments.
- Silvia Hartmann
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
The only people with whom you should try to get even are those who have helped you.
- John E. Southard
One can pay back the loan of gold, but one dies forever in debt to those who are kind.
- Malayan Proverb
The struggle ends when the gratitude begins.
~Neale Donald Walsch
Silent gratitude isn’t much use to anyone.
- Gladys Browyn Stern
An attitude of gratitude brings great things.
- Yogi Bhajan
I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought, and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder.
- G. K. Chesterton
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
- James Allen
Walk as if you are kissing the Earth with your feet.
- Thich Nhat Hanh
Never pretend that the things you haven’t got are not worth having.
- Virginia Woolf
We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude.
If you want to turn your life around, try thankfulness. It will change your life mightily.
When eating a fruit, think of the person who planted the tree.
- Vietnamese Proverb
The attitude of gratitude can raise your altitude. Being thankful is a magical way to reach the top.
Gratitude is the first sign of a thinking, rational creature.
- Solanus Casey
When you are grateful, fear disappears and abundance appears.
- Anthony Robbins
Be happy, noble heart, be blessed for all the good thou hast done and wilt do hereafter, and let my gratitude remain in obscurity like your good deeds.
- Alexandre Dumas
We should certainly count our blessings, but we should also make our blessings count.
- Neal A. Maxwell
Gratitude is the beginning of wisdom. Stated differently, true wisdom cannot be obtained unless it is built on a foundation of true humility and gratitude.
- Gordon B. Hinckley
A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue, but the parent of all other virtues.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero
It isn’t what you have in your pocket that makes you thankful, but what you have in your heart.
Gratitude is the best attitude. There is not a more pleasing exercise of the mind than gratitude. It is accompanied with such an inward satisfaction that the duty is sufficiently rewarded by the performance.
- Joseph Addison
Gratitude looks to the Past and love to the Present; fear, avarice, lust, and ambition look ahead.
- C.S. Lewis