5 great quotes on gratitude and giving thanks
Sometimes as we get lost in the hustle and bustle of the holidays, we forget the true meaning of occasions like Thanksgiving. Although turkey and time off from work are things to look forward to, it’s vital we not forget life’s many blessings. To mark Thanksgiving week, here are 5 notable quotes on the importance of having 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
“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
“Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings.” William Arthur Ward
“Let us remember that, as much has been given us, much will be expected from us, and that true homage comes from the heart as well as from the lips, and shows itself in deeds.” Theodore Roosevelt
“Cultivate the habit of being grateful for every good thing that comes to you, and to give thanks continuously.” Ralph Waldo Emerson