Thank You Quotes, Sayings about Gratitude
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
Gratitude is the memory of the heart.
– Jean Massieu
Thank you for being there when I needed you the most. Thank you for helping me through all those tough times in life. Thank you for being such a good friend no matter what I did, but most of all, thank you for being you.
One can pay back the loan of gold, but one dies forever in debt to those who are kind.
– Malayan Proverb
Never pretend that the things you haven’t got are not worth having.
– Virginia Woolf
I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought, and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder.
– G. K. Chesterton
Hem your blessings with thankfulness so they don’t unravel.
It’s amazing how two words that mean so much can seem so little. If I could show you how much your presence in my life means to me, the simple phrase of ‘thank you’ would pale and diminish in the sheer enormity of the gratitude I owe.
Gratitude is the first sign of a thinking, rational creature.
– Solanus Casey
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
If you want to turn your life around, try thankfulness. It will change your life mightily.
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
Saying thank you is more than good manners. It is good spirituality.
– Alfred Painter
Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul.
– Henry Ward Beecher
My gratitude to him is as boundless as the Pacific ocean.
– Yann Martel
We should certainly count our blessings, but we should also make our blessings count.
– Neal A. Maxwell
Praise the bridge that carried you over.
~ George Colman
Maybe the only thing worse than having to give gratitude constantly is having to accept it.
– William Faulkner
Walk as if you are kissing the Earth with your feet.
– Thich Nhat Hanh
The only people with whom you should try to get even are those who have helped you.
– John E. Southard
Gratitude for the seemingly insignificant—a seed—this plants the giant miracle.
– Ann Voskamp
Gratitude is the ability to experience life as a gift. It liberates us from the prison of self-preoccupation.
– John Ortberg
Saying thanks costs nothing but gives everything.
When eating a fruit, think of the person who planted the tree.
– Vietnamese Proverb
Hearing the words “thank you” can sometimes paint the prettiest smile on someone’s lips…