Thanksgiving And Family Quotes

Thanksgiving And Family Quotes by P. J. O’Rourke, Seneca the Younger, Charles Dickens, William Arthur Ward, Oprah Winfrey, Ralph Waldo Emerson and many others.

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Thanksgiving is so called because we are all so thankful that it only comes once a year.
P. J. O’Rourke
Nothing is more honorable than a grateful heart.
Seneca the Younger
Reflect upon your present blessings
Charles Dickens
Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings.
William Arthur Ward
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
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
Gratitude is the inward feeling of kindness received. Thankfulness is the natural impulse to express that feeling. Thanksgiving is the following of that impulse.
Henry Van Dyke
Not what we say about our blessings, but how we use them, is the true measure of our thanksgiving,” and the words of John Fitzgerald Kennedy tell us that, “As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.
W. T. Purkiser
Reflect upon your present blessings of which every man has many – not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
Charles Dickens
Appreciation can make a day, even change a life. Your willingness to put it into words is all that is necessary.
Margaret Cousins
Feeling grateful or appreciative of someone or something in your life actually attracts more of the things that you appreciate and value into your life.
Christiane Northrup
God gave you a gift of 86,400 seconds today. Have you used one to say ‘thank you?’
William Arthur Ward
A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue but the parent of all the other virtues.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
I celebrated Thanksgiving in an old-fashioned way. I invited everyone in my neighborhood to my house, we had an enormous feast, and then I killed them and took their land.
Jon Stewart
Only a stomach that rarely feels hungry scorns common things.
Horace
Thanksgiving is an emotional holiday. People travel thousands of miles to be with people they only see once a year. And then discover once a year is way too often.
Johnny Carson
I come from a family where gravy is considered a beverage.
Erma Bombeck