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135 Gratitude Quotes To Remind You To Be Grateful Towards Your Life

Have you ever confronted a situation when you were stuck in some problem and there was nobody to help you?

And out of nowhere, someone stretches a hand to save you. In return, you say, “Thanks” from all your heart, you express your gratitude towards that person.

Why it always happened in this way?

Why we always express our gratitude only when someone has helped us? Why shouldn’t we be thankful for everything which is already present there for us in the first place?

Why we take the things we own for granted and regret after it being snatched from us?

To make you realize the power of thankfulness, I’ve compiled the fat list of gratitude quotes to remind you to be grateful towards your life.

Gratitude Quotes To Remind You To Be Grateful Towards Your Life

  1. 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
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  2. Let us be grateful to people who makes us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom. – Marcel Proust
  3. Sometimes we just have to stop and really appreciate all good things in life. – Unknown
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  4. 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
  5. A little consideration, a little thought for others makes all difference. – Unknown
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  6. If you count all your assets, you always show a profit. – Robert Quillen
  7. Only by giving, you are able to receive more. – Unknown
  8. In daily life we must see that it is not happiness that makes us grateful, but gratefulness that makes us happy. – David Steindl-Rast
  9. 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
  10. There is always, always, always something to be thankful for. – Unknown
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  11. Enough is feast. – Buddhist Proverb
  12. Those who has given so much to me, give me one more thing…..a grateful heart. – George Herbert
  13. Let us serve the world soulfully. The pay we will receive for our service will be in the currency of gratitude. God’s Gratitude. – Sri Chinmoy
  14. Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it. – William Arthur Ward
  15. When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive- to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love. – Marcus Aurcluis
  16. Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things. – Robert Brault
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  17. I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought; and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder. – G.K. Chesterton
  18. Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has plenty; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some. – Charles Dickens
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  19. The real gift of gratitude is that the more grateful you are, the more present you become. –Robert Holden
  20. No matter how good or bad your life is, wake up each morning and be thankful that you still have one. – Unknown
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  21. Forget yesterday –it already has forgotten you. Don’t sweat tomorrow –you haven’t even met. Instead open your eyes and your heart to truly precious gift –today. – Steve Maraboli
  22. Be an encourager. The world has plenty of critics already. – Dave Wills
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  23. We do things in a day. Make at least one act of kindness. – Unknown
  24. 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
  25. Smile big. Laugh often. Never take this life for granted. – Unknown
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  26. If a fellow isn’t thankful for what he’s got,  he’s isn’t likely to be thankful for what he’s going to get. – Frank.A.Clark
  27. You cannot be grateful and bitter. You cannot be grateful and unhappy. You cannot be grateful and without hope. You cannot be grateful and unloving. So just be grateful. – Unknown
  28. Acknowledging the good that you already have in your life is the foundation for all abundance. – Eckhart Tolle
  29. Gratitude is a catalyst to all Christ- like attributes. A thankful heart is the parent to all virtues. – Unknown
  30. If you want to turn your life around, try thankfulness. It will change your life mightily. – Gerald Good
  31. One can never pay in gratitude; one can only pay ‘in kind’ somewhere else in life. – Anne Morrow
  32. Gratitude is riches. Complaints is poverty. – Unknown
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  33. Be content with what you have; rejoice in the way things are. When you realize there is nothing lacking, the whole world belongs to you. – Lao Tzu
  34. Gratitude is one of the most medicinal emotions we can feel. It elevates our moods and fill us with joy. – Unknown
  35. I have found that worry and irritation vanish the moment when I open my mind to the many blessing that I possess. – Dale Carnegie
  36. Gratitude is the currency that we can mint for ourselves, and we spend without fear of bankruptcy. – Fred De Witt Van Amburgh
  37. Happiness comes when we stop complaining about the troubles we have and say thanks to God for the troubles we don’t have. – Unknown
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  38. The deepest craving of human nature is the need to be appreciated. – William James
  39. Compliment people, magnify their strengths not their weaknesses. – Unknown
  40. When I started counting my blessing, my whole life turned around. – Willie Nelson
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  41. Gratitude- It’s when you focus on what you have rather than you don’t. – Unknown
  42. In life, one has a choice to take one of two paths: to wait for special day or to celebrate each special day. – Rasheed Ogunlaru
  43. The way to develop the best that is in person is by appreciation and encouragement. – Charles Schwab
  44. He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has. – Epictetus
  45. Gratitude is more of a compliment to yourself than someone else. – Raheel Farooq
  46. Silent gratitude isn’t very much to anyone. – Gertrude Stein
  47. You cannot do a kindness too soon because you never know how soon it will be too late. –Ralph Waldo Emerson
  48. There is no joy without gratitude. – Unknown
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  49. It is impossible to feel grateful and depressed in the same moment. – Naomi Williams
  50. Things turn out to best for people who make the best of the way things turn out. – John Wodden
  51. Sometimes the best way to appreciate something is to be without it for a while. – Unknown
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  52. Enough is abundance to the wise. – Euripides
  53. Gratitude opens your eyes to the limitless potential of the universe, while dissatisfaction closes your eyes to it. – Stephen Richards
  54. If you want to find happiness, find gratitude. – Steve Maraboli
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  55. We should certainly count our blessing but we should make our blessings count. –Neal.A.Maxwell
  56. You don’t need a reason to help people. – Unknown
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  57. Gratitude and attitude are not challenges; they are choices. – Robert Braathe
  58. The struggles ends when gratitude begins. – Donald Walsh
  59. Keep your eye open and try to catch people in you company doing something right, them praise them for it. – Tom Hopkins
  60. Gratitude doesn’t changes the scenery. It merely washes the clean the glass you look through so you can clearly see the color. – Richelle E. Goodrich
  61. In ordinary life, we hardly realize that we receive a great deal more than we give, and that is the only with gratitude that life becomes rich. – Dietrich Bonhoeffer
  62. If we magnified blessings as much as we magnify disappointments, we would all be much happier. – John Wooden
  63. Now and then it’s good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy. – Guillance Apollinaire
  64. Some people are always grumbling because roses have thrones; I am thankful that thrones have roses. – Alphonse Karr
  65. It isn’t what you have in your pocket that makes you thankful, but what you have in your heart. – Unknown
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  66. Gratitude turns what we have into enough. – Unknown
  67. A grateful mind is a mind which eventually attracts to itself great things. – Plato
  68. If you concentrate on finding whatever is good in every situation, you will discover that your life will suddenly be filled with gratitude, a feeling that nurtures the soul. – Harold Kushner
  69. Appreciation can make a day, even change a life. Your willingness to put it into words is all that is necessary. – Margaret Cousins
  70. Never let the things you want make you forget the things you have. – Unknown
  71. No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks. – James Allen
  72. Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love. – Lao Tzu
  73. If you can’t reward then you should thank. – Arabic Proverb
  74. We live in deeds, not years; in thoughts, not figures on a dial. We should count time by heart-throbs. He most lives who thinks most, feels the noblest, acts the best. – Phillips James Bailey
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  75. Nowadays people know the price of everything and the value of nothing. – Oscar Wilde
  76. Take time to be thankful for everything that you have. You can always have more, but you could also have less. – Unknown
  77. They are not poor that have little, but they that desire much. The richest man, whatever his lot, is the one who’s content with his lot. –Dutch Proverb
  78. Now is no time to think of what you don’t have. Think of what you can do with what there is. –Ernest Hemingway
  79. We should be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit. – Albert Schweitzer
  80. The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude.  – Friedrich Nietzsche
  81. What you truly acknowledge truly yours. Invite your heart to be grateful and your thank you will heard even when you don’t use words. – Pavithra Mehta
  82. To live a life fulfilled reflect on the things you have with gratitude. – Jaren Davis
  83. Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you have for sure. – Oprah Winfrey
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  84. Stop thinking gratitude as a buy product of your circumstances and start thinking of it as a world view. – Bryan Robles
  85. Gratitude is the most exquisite form of courtesy. – Jacques Maritain
  86. You have no cause for anything but gratitude and joy. – Buddha
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  87. You won’t be happy with more until you’re happy with what you’ve got. – Viki King
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  88. Gratitude is happiness double with wonder. – G.K Chesterton
  89. No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another. – Charles Dickens
  90. It’s not happy people who are thankful. It is thankful people who are happy. – Unknown
  91. Don’t dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment. –Buddha
  92. When life gives you more than you deserve; kneel. – Unknown
  93. When you practice gratefulness, there is a sense of respect towards others. –Dalai Lama
  94. The happiest people do not have the best of everything. They make the best of everything they have. – Unknown
  95. Blessed are they who see beautiful things in humble places where other people see nothing. –Camille Pissarro
  96. Appreciation is a wonderful thing; it makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well. – Unknown
  97. Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all the virtues. – Cicero
  98. Forgiveness and gratitude two values that give you inner peace. – Unknown
  99. To be content doesn’t mean you don’t desire more, it means you’re thankful for what you have and patience for what’s to come. – Tony Gaskins
  100. We can complain because rose bushes have thrones, or rejoice because thrones bushes have roses. – Abraham Lincoln
  101. There is only one thing that can form a bond between men, and that is gratitude… we cannot give someone else greater power over us than we have ourselves. Charles de Secondat
  102. The debt of gratitude we owe our mother and father goes forward, not backward. What we owe our parents is the bill presented to us by our children. – Nancy Friday
  103. Some people have a knack of putting upon you gifts of no real value, to engage you to substantial gratitude. We thank them for nothing. – Charles Lamb
  104. When you are grateful, fear disappears and abundance appears. – Anthony Robbins
  105. Learn everything you can, anytime you can, from anyone you can – there will always come a time when you will be grateful you did. – Sarah Caldwell
  106. God gave you a gift of 86,400 seconds today. Have you used one to say ‘thank you? – William A.Ward
  107. Silent gratitude isn’t much use to anyone. – G.B Stern
  108. If the only prayer you said in your whole life was, ‘thank you,’ that would suffice. – Meister Eckhart
  109. There is no such thing as gratitude unexpressed. If it is unexpressed, it is plain, old-fashioned ingratitude. -Robert Brault
  110. Gratitude is the memory of the heart. -Jean Baptiste Massieu
  111. When we were children we were grateful to those who filled our stockings at Christmas time. Why are we not grateful to God for filling our stockings with legs? – G.K. Chesterton
  112. Gratitude is an art of painting an adversity into a lovely picture. – Kak Sri
  113. For each new morning with its light, For rest and shelter of the night, For health and food, for love and friends, For everything Thy goodness sends. – Ralph Waldo Emerson
  114. 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
  115. Grace isn’t a little prayer you chant before receiving a meal. It’s a way to live. – Unknown
  116. Thanks are justly due for boons unbought. -Ovid
  117. Gratitude is the least of the virtues, but ingratitude is the worst of vices. – Thomas Fuller
  118. I feel a very unusual sensation – if it is not indigestion, I think it must be gratitude. – Benjamin Disraeli
  119. Who does not thank for little will not thank for much. – Estonian Proverb
  120. The hardest arithmetic to master is that which enables us to count our blessings. – Eric Hoffer
  121. When our perils are past, shall our gratitude sleep? – George Canning
  122. The grateful person, being still the most severe exacter of himself, not only confesses, but proclaims, his debts. – Robert South
  123. Gratitude is merely the secret hope of further favors. – Francois Duc de La Rochefoucauld
  124. Most human beings have an almost infinite capacity for taking things for granted. – Aldous Huxley
  125. When eating bamboo sprouts, remember the man who planted them. – Chinese Proverb
  126. Gratitude changes the pangs of memory into a tranquil joy. – Dietrich Bonhoeffer
  127. Gratitude is a fruit of great cultivation; you do not find it among gross people. – Samuel Johnson
  128. I remember those happy days and often wish I could speak into the ears of the dead the gratitude which was due to them in life and so ill-returned. – Gwyn Thomas
  129. Gratitude preserves old friendships and procures new. – Unknown
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  130. Ingratitude is the essence of vileness. – Immanuel Kant
  131. Ingratitude is monstrous. – William Shakespeare
  132. A man’s indebtedness is not virtue; his repayment is. Virtue begins when he dedicates himself actively to the job of gratitude. – Ruth Benedict
  133. Every professional athlete owes a debt of gratitude to the fans and management, and pays an installment every time he plays. He should never miss a payment. – Bobby Hull
  134. Ambition breaks the ties of blood, and forgets the obligations of gratitude. – Sallust
  135. Gratitude is the most powerful process for shifting your energy and bringing more of what you want into your life. Be grateful for what you already have and you will attract more good things.  -The Secret

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