Quotes: gratitude

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  • Denis Waitley
    Denis Waitley
    American motivational speaker, writer and consultant 1933-
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    Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace, and gratitude.
  • Sir Walter Scott
    Sir Walter Scott
    British writer and poet 1771-1832
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    Ambition breaks the ties of blood, and forgets the obligations of gratitude.
  • William Faulkner
    William Faulkner
    American writer 1897-1962
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    Maybe the only thing worse than having to give gratitude constantly is having to accept it.
  • Alice Walker
    Alice Walker
    American Author, Critic 1944-
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    'Thank you' is the best prayer that anyone could say. I say that one a lot. Thank you expresses extreme gratitude, humility, understanding.



  • Ruth Benedict
    Ruth Benedict
    American anthropologist and folklorist 1887-1948
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    A man's indebtedness is not virtue; his repayment is. Virtue begins when he dedicates himself actively to the job of gratitude.
  • Carl Jung
    Carl Jung
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    An understanding heart is everything in a teacher, and cannot be esteemed highly enough. One looks back with appreciation to the brilliant teachers, but with gratitude to those who touched our human feeling. The curriculum is so much necessary raw material, but warmth is the vital element for the growing plant and for the soul of the child.
  • Brian Tracy
    Brian Tracy
    Canadian-American motivational public speaker and self-development aut 1944-
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    Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current situation.
  • Bobby Hull
    Bobby Hull
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    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.
  • Oliver Goldsmith
    Oliver Goldsmith
    Irish writer and poet 1728-1774
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    Fear guides more than gratitude.
  • Carmen Sylva
    Carmen Sylva
    Ps. van Elisabeth zu Wied, Queen of Romania 1843-1916
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    Friendship based solely upon gratitude is like a photograph; with time it fades.
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
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    Friendships begin with liking or gratitude roots that can be pulled up.
  • Dorothy Parker
    Dorothy Parker
    American humoristic writer 1893-1967
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    Gratitude - the meanest and most sniveling attribute in the world.
  • John Milton
    John Milton
    English poet, polemicist and man of letters 1608-1674
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    Gratitude bestows reverence, allowing us to encounter everyday epiphanies, those transcendent moments of awe that change forever how we experience life and the world.
  • Eileen Caddy
    Eileen Caddy
    Scottisch spiritual teacher 1917-2006
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    Gratitude helps you to grow and expands; gratitude brings you and laughter into your life and into the lives of all those around you.
  • Jean-Jacques Rousseau
    Jean-Jacques Rousseau
    French writer and philosopher 1712-1778
    Jean-Jacques Rousseau
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    Gratitude is a duty which ought to be paid, but which none have a right to expect.
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