29 Best Gratitude Quotes To Cultivate an Attitude of Gratitude

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Gratitude quotes are powerful words of wisdom that remind us to appreciate the good things in life. They remind us that even in the midst of difficult times, there is always something to be thankful for. These quotes come from some of the greatest minds in history and are a reminder of the power of a grateful heart. They remind us that by focusing on the things we are grateful for, we can change our perspective and find joy in even the darkest of times. So take a moment to read through these gratitude quotes and let their wisdom guide you in your daily life.

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Best Gratitude Quotes

1. “Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.” ― Marcel Proust

2. “Start each day with a positive thought and a grateful heart.” ― Roy T. Bennett

3. “Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for.” ― Epicurus

4. “Be grateful for what you already have while you pursue your goals. If you aren’t grateful for what you already have, what makes you think you would be happy with more.” ― Roy T. Bennett

5. “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

6. “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

7. “Gratitude becomes spiritual, a spiritual virtue and a spiritual emotion, when we are moved in our response by a God-centered view of the three: gift, recipient, and giver.” ― Ray A

8. “True forgiveness is when you can say, “Thank you for that experience.” ― Oprah Winfrey

9. “Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all others.” ― Marcus Tullius Cicero

10. “Appreciation is a wonderful thing. It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well.” ― Voltaire

11. “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

12. “Gratitude looks to the Past and love to the Present; fear, avarice, lust, and ambition look ahead.” ― C.S. Lewis

13. “When you are grateful, fear disappears and abundance appears.” ― Anthony Robbins

14. “We should certainly count our blessings, but we should also make our blessings count.” ― Neal A. Maxwell

15. “Gratitude is medicine for a heart devastated by tragedy.  If you can only be thankful for the blue sky, then do so.” ― richelle e. goodrich

16. “Thank you’ is a wonderful phrase. Use it. It will add stature to your soul.” ― Marjorie Pay Hinckley

17. “Find the light. Reach for it. Live for it. Pull yourself up by it. Gratitude always makes for straighter, taller trees.” ― Al R. Young

18. “What separates privilege from entitlement is gratitude.” ― Brené Brown

19. “Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.” ― William Arthur Ward

20. “Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings.” ― William Arthur Ward

21. “Those who have the ability to be grateful are the ones who have the ability to achieve greatness.” ― Steve Maraboli

22. “The miracle is not to walk on water. The miracle is to walk on the green earth, dwelling deeply in the present moment and feeling truly alive.” ― Thich Nhat Hanh

23. “Breath is the finest gift of nature. Be grateful for this wonderful gift.” ― Amit Ray

24. “Gratitude is the ability to experience life as a gift. It liberates us from the prison of self-preoccupation.” ― John Ortberg

25. “Gratitude isn’t a tool to manipulate the universe or God. It’s a way to acknowledge our faith that everything happens for a reason even if we don’t know what that reason is. ~Melody Beattie, 52 Weeks of Conscious Contact..” ― Melody Beattie

26. “Gratitude is the sweetest thing in a seeker’s life- in all human life. If there is gratitude in your heart, then there will be tremendous sweetness in your eyes.” ― Sri Chinmoy

27. “One minute of sincere gratitude can wash away a lifetime’s disappointments.” ― Silvia Hartmann

28. “I am so grateful for the many times God has shown me the mercy of not giving me what I want.” ― Steve Maraboli

29. “A mindset of gratitude lifts the veil of bitterness and allows you to see beauty and possibility.” ― Steve Maraboli

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