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Appreciation is to value something highly and show gratitude.


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  • “The best way to pay for a lovely moment is to enjoy it.”

    —Richard David Bach Writer

  • “God gave us memory that we might have roses in December.”

    —James M. Barrie Novelist, Dramatist

  • “You bring out the best in yourself by looking for the best in others.”

    —Gene Bedley National Educator Of The Year

  • “If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant; if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome.”

    —Anne Bradstreet Writer, Poet, First Woman To Be Published In Colonial America

  • “The aim of life is appreciation; there is no sense in not appreciating things; and there is no sense in having more of them if you have less appreciation of them.”

    —G. K. Chesterton Writer, Poet, Essayist, Novelist

Value Ideas For Appreciation


Stop, look around, and enjoy all the beauty in nature.


Be on time all day today.


Thank someone for something you usually take for granted.


Buy a bunch of flowers on your way to work. Give each one to a colleague you appreciate.


Send a note to a favorite teacher telling them the best thing they taught you.

Stories About Appreciation

Sorry For The Inconvenience

Submitted by Rod Williams

The Armed Forces Appreciation Day at the rodeo was a great success. We had 3,000+ troops on the ground representing all...

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Sebastopol Ffa

Submitted by Anonymous

The FFA (Future Farmers of America) of Sebastopol, California has changed my life so much since freshman year. During Middle...

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Office Angels

Submitted by Anonymous

I had recently started working at my new job in January 2008 when I started getting these terrible headaches almost every...

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Everyday Hero Stories

Joyce M

When I was twelve, mom became a single parent and raised my sister and I completely by herself. As the daughter of an...

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Christina Miller

dear mom,
I'm very thankful to have you in my life. your nice, funny, and caring. your always there for me when i need help....

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Nalliah K

My father(1926-89) is my hero. He taught me to love fellow humans; not to harm others; to enjoy life with a sense of humour...

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