Compassion is the heart of gratitude. ~ Carole Stokes-Brewer

The holiday season is near and demands more from you.

You are wondering how you can meet all the tasks and challenges that confront you.

You could be alone, with others you care about, or trying to avoid conflicts with family and friends.

This takes a toll on the meaning of a season of giving thanks.

There is a power in gratitude.

Studies reveal by practicing gratitude you experience improvement in happiness, health, less frustration, and more resiliency that tends to be long lasting. It is gratitude that fulfills.

Gratitude is one of the strongest and most transformative states of being. It shifts your perspective from lack to abundance and allows you to focus on the good in your life, which in turn pulls more goodness into your reality. Jen Sincero

What quotes can you find to increase your empowerment?

See what these famous quotes on gratitude can bring to your Thanksgiving table.

When you’ve lost your spark

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

No matter who you are, no matter where you are, no matter what your circumstances or desires, if you make a gratitude list every day of the things you’re grateful for, you will see your life take off! GRATITUDE is your MAGIC WAND! ~Rhonda Byrne

There are always flowers for those who want to see them. ~Henri Matisse

Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see. ~ Mark Twain

Gratitude is one of the most medicinal emotions we can feel. It elevates our moods and fills us with joy. ~ Sara Avant Stover

When you are inspired to give

Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend. ~ Melody Beattie

You cannot do a kindness too soon because you never know how soon it will be too late. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

No one who achieves success does so without the help of others. The wise and confident acknowledge this help with gratitude. ~ Alfred North Whitehead

Gratitude is the healthiest of all human emotions. The more you express gratitude for what you have, the more likely you will have even more to express gratitude for. ~Zig Ziglar

We can complain because rose bushes have thorns or rejoice because thorns have roses. ~ Alphonse Karr 

When you need more meaning

I was complaining that I had no shoes till I met a man who had no feet. ~ Confucius

True forgiveness is when you can say, “Thank you for that experience.” ~ Oprah Winfrey

When you are grateful, fear disappears and abundance appears. ~ Anthony Robbins.

There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle. ~Albert Einstein

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

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 

When you just need to give thanks

When I started counting my blessings, my whole life turned around. ~ Willie Nelson

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

Acknowledging the good that you already have in your life is the foundation for all abundance. ~Eckhart Tolle

If you concentrate on finding whatever is good in every situation, you will discover that your life will suddenly be filled with gratitude, a feeling that nurtures the soul. ~ Rabbi Harold Kushner

This a wonderful day. I’ve never seen this one before. ~ Maya Angelou

Understanding Gratitude

Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has plenty; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some. ~ Charles Dickens

Gratitude is when memory is stored in the heart and not in the mind. ~ Lionel Hampton

Two kinds of gratitude: The sudden kind we feel for what we take; the larger kind we feel for what we give. ~Edwin Arlington Robinson

Gratitude is riches. Complaint is poverty. ~ Doris Day

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

Thank You

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