Monday, 23 July 2012


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I believe that every person would spring to action when they are motivated by merely an idea, a person, an object, a phrase or just a simple act of kindness.  Reading quotations can also bring inspiration and motivation. The best quotes comes from prominent people of all walks of life. Be it a famous talk show host like Oprah Winfrey, a billionaire and philanthropist like Warren Buffet, a learned scholar such as C.S. Lewis, charismatic politicians like John F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr.

Here are a list of gratitude quotes you may find inspiring and meaningful.

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~
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 Ralph Waldo Emerson (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Let us be grateful people who make us happy;
They are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.

~Marcel Proust~

Marcel Proust (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

We can only be said to be alive in those moments 
when our hearts are conscious of our treasures.

~Thornton Wilder~

Thornton Wilder (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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~

John F. Kennedy
 John F. Kennedy

At times our own light goes out
and is rekindled by a spark from another person.
Each of us has cause to think with deep gratitude
of those who have lighted the flame within us.

~Albert Schweitzer~

Albert Schweitzer (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

The deepest craving of human nature 
is the need to be appreciated.

~William James~

William James (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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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Oprah Winfrey (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, 
but rejoices for those which he has.


Epictetus Photo credit: Wikipedia

Bring gratitude into your life

  • Meditate or reflect on all the things in your own life that helped you or give you pleasure.
  • Write a gratitude diary, post pictures and write about the things you feel grateful for each day.
  • During the holidays, express your gratitude to friends and family by writing  cards and exchanging thoughtful, personal gifts.
  • Make your own cookies and give as a gift to your neighbors, share food with the poor or find other ways to express your appreciation for the abundance of food in our country. 
Gratitude leads to feelings of love, generosity, appreciation and compassion which will open our hearts wider and positively light up our brains synapses.

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1 comment:

  1. Great enjoyable quotes collection. Excellent collection about gratitude quotes. Thanks for sharing!!


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