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Gratitude Quotes

11 of the best book quotes about gratitude
  1. #1
    “Do the wise thing and the kind thing too, and make the best of us and not the worst.”
  2. #2
    ...when you took a moment to see what was around you, noticed all the little things, it made you feel....lighter.
  3. #3
    “You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.”
  4. #4
    “It is curious how people take it for granted that they have a right to preach at you and pray over you as soon as your income falls below a certain level.”
  5. #5
    “It’s about living in the moment and appreciating the smallest things. Surrounding yourself with the things that inspire you and letting go of the obsessions that want to take over your mind. It is a daily struggle sometimes and hard work but happiness begins with your own attitude and how you look at the world.”
  6. #6
    “Reflect upon your present blessings -- of which every man has many -- not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.”
  7. #7
    “Love casts out fear, and gratitude can conquer pride.”
  8. #8
    “When you feel discontented, think over your blessings, and be grateful.”
  9. #9
    “I will honour Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year. I will live in the Past, the Present, and the Future. The Spirits of all Three shall strive within me. I will not shut out the lessons that they teach!”
  10. #10
    “Life’s under no obligation to give us what we expect. We take what we get and are thankful it’s no worse than it is.”
  11. #11
    “The foundation of courage is vulnerability--the ability to navigate uncertainty, risk, and emotional exposure. It takes courage to open ourselves up to joy...joy is probably the most vulnerable emotion we experience. We’re afraid that if we allow ourselves to feel lit, we’ll get blindsided by disaster or disappointment. That’s why in moments of real joy, many of us dress-rehearse tragedy...I call it foreboding joy. The only way to combat foreboding joy is gratitude.”
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