Gratitude is being thankful.
“Thankfulness is the beginning of gratitude. Gratitude is the completion of thankfulness. Thankfulness may consist merely of words. Gratitude is shown in acts.”
—Henri-Frederic Amiel Philosopher, Poet, Critic
“In ordinary life we hardly realize that we receive a great deal more than we give, and that it is only with gratitude that life becomes rich.”
—Dietrich Bonhoeffer Pastor, Theologian, German Resistance Fighter In World War Ii
“I still miss those I loved who are no longer with me but I find I am grateful for having loved them. The gratitude has finally conquered the loss.”
—Rita Mae Brown Writer
“I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought, and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder.”
—G. K. Chesterton Writer, Poet, Essayist, Novelist
“In our daily lives, we must see that it is not happiness that makes us grateful, but the gratefulness that makes us happy.”
Stories About Gratitude
"Thank God For Kids!"
Submitted by judy
In the song ,"Thank God for Kids" by the Oak Ridge Boys , the lyrics give us all reason to thank God. If we didn't have...
Song Of Spring
Submitted by Anonymous
When I was a very little girl, my father's family would all gather at my great-grandmother's house for Sunday dinner after...
A Little Gratitude Goes A Long Way :)
Submitted by Kate
I have been seeing these billboards all over town for a couple of years now. I read them daily when I drive to work, the...
Everyday Hero Stories
She just gave birth to two bubbly young men, but she is a mother of 5 more little ladies. She is our aunt. She is the cause...
Len was diagnosed with Alpha 1 Antitrypsen deficiency, a generic form of emphysema. While his lungs deteriorated slowly over...
I found my hero at an A.A. meeting. I was new to the program and she went out of her way to show me the ropes of becoming...
I absolutely love this one, it makes me cry every time. It shows not only gratitude but also the love between a father and daughter.
Donna, North Tonawanda, Ny
I love this commercial !!!!!!
Sandra Rangel, Lake Worth Florida
We must never forget the people who helped us and help because no one is an island.
Anderson, Colatina, Es Brasil
I am grateful for a peaceful mind today. A rest from anxious thoughts, negative; unproductive thinking, worrying about all the "what if's". I am so grateful for this site of positive living in this insane world.
Amazing site!!! Thank you for being here in this world!
Power Principles For Living, Canada
Two of the most beautiful words in any language are not 'love you' but 'Thank you.'
Craig Goward Hermes, San Francisco
I am grateful for all my blessings, especially how warm, blue sunny skies make me feel!
Patti, Wild Rose Wi
I'm grateful for a site like this to be able to share everyday values that we should all raise our children with so we can have a better place to live!
I am grateful for this site. I wish more people knew about this website!!
Mary, Santa Monica, Ca
This is a wonderful site!! Thank you!
Mary Ann, Kingman, Az