The Best Gratitude quotes

Every day we are given a new chance to be grateful for the good in our lives. Here are some inspiring quotes to remind you of how lucky you are, and to help keep you focused on the positive.


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The best gratitude quotes

1. Gratitude is an act that has to be expressed, not an attitude. — Mensah Oteh

2. Maybe the only thing worse than having to give gratitude constantlyall the time, is having to accept it. — William Faulkner

3. No poison can kill quicker than bitterness — no medicine can heal quicker than gratitude

4. Gratitude must come from a place of true sincerity to be effective. Without sincerity, the experience is incomplete. — Mensah Oteh

5. Gratitude is the real treasure God wants us to find, because it isn’t the pot of gold but the rainbow that colors our world. — Richelle E. Goodrich, Smile Anyway

6. Expressing passion and gratitude will guide your life. Say it again and again. Say it until you believe it. Say it until you live it. — Melody Beattie

7. The baby boomers owe a big debt of gratitude to the parents and grandparents–who we haven’t given enough credit to anyway–for giving us another generation. — Steven Spielberg

8. The simple act of saying ‘thank you’ is a demonstration of gratitude in response to an experience that was meaningful to a customer or citizen. — Simon Mainwaring

9. Thankfulness creates gratitude which generates contentment that causes peace. — Todd Stocker

10. Gratitude is not just a word — it is a way a of life.

11. A designer is like a doctor for a woman. He has a specific job, and if he is doing it well, he will have the gratitude of the woman for the rest of his life. — Oleg Cassini

12. Thank You is a great thing to share… If a situation brings Gratitude to mind, then a heart felt Thank You is a great way to express it. — Raymond D. Longoria Jr.

13. The last of human freedoms–the ability to chose one’s attitude especially an attitude of gratitude in a given set of circumstances especially in difficult circumstances. — Viktor E. Frankl

14. Beware: It is a quick transition from a nourishing sense of gratitude to a poisonous sense of entitlement. — Steve Maraboli, Unapologetically You: Reflections on Life and the Human Experience

15. Gratitude is the appreciation of things that are not deserved, earned or demanded–those wonderful things that we take for granted. — Renée Paule

16. Wear #gratitude and life will show unto you into rhythm of synchronicity #quote — Thomas Muriuki

17. As we become the light, the light is lifted in every room that we enter. — Natalie Pace, The Gratitude Game: 21 Days to a Healthier, Wealthier, More Beautiful You

18. I feel a sudden clear focus and perspective. There is no time for anything inessential. I must focus on myself, my work, and my friends. — Oliver Sacks, Gratitude

19. Things we carry from home shows where we hail from ~ courtesy, respect, and gratitude — Rupali Desai

20. Love is appreciating, complimenting, feeling gratitude, and speaking good words to others. — Rhonda Byrne

21. Today we bury his remains in the earth as a seed of immortality. Our hearts are full of sadness, yet at the same time of joyful hope and profound gratitude. — Pope Benedict Xvi

22. The sense of gratitude produces true spiritual alchemy, makes us magnanimous–large souled. — Sam Keen

23. Beware: It is a quick transition from a nourishing sense of gratitude to a poisonous sense of entitlement. — Steve Maraboli, Unapologetically You: Reflections on Life and the Human Experience

24. Cultivate an attitude of gratitude, of giving and forgiving. Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. — Ralph Waldo Emerson

25. Fire is one of our best friends in this cold universe. Put some wood in it to show your gratitude. — Mehmet Murat ildan

26. The public have neither shame nor gratitude. — William Hazlitt

27. Never start your gratitude moment with an unthankful heart or out of necessity. Gratitude must be sincere. — Mensah Oteh

28. If forgiveness is medicine for the soul, then gratitude is vitamins. — Steve Maraboli

29. Gratitude is the great multiplier. — Rhonda Byrne

30. If you are expressing gratitude then you are in the present moment. If you are in the present moment then you are expressing gratitude. — Matthew Donnelly

31. The public have neither shame nor gratitude. — William Hazlitt

32. Gratitude unlocks the door of opportunities, blessing, greatness and prosperity. Gratitude is your key to a worthy life. — Sesan Kareem

33. If you woke up tomorrow to only the things you’ve expressed your gratitude for today, then what would be missing from your life in the morning? — Nanette Mathews

34. Feeling grateful to breathe a new day. Gratitude is a way to submit to the flow of life. — Vishwas Chavan

35. Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings. — William Arthur Ward

36. Gratitude is a soul blooming profusely! — Zavia Hope Thomas

37. Gratitude is heaven itself; there could be no heaven without gratitude. — William Blake

38. Without Exception, Begin Every Day of your Life with Gratitude. — Wayne Dyer

39. Happiness is in contentment, gratitude, and love. It is a lifestyle, not a location. — Ogwo David Emenike, Happiness Recipe: Eat and Stay Happy

40. Gratitude is one of those things that cannot be bought. It must be born with men, or else all the obligations in the world will not create it. — E. F. L. Wood, 1st Earl of Halifax

41. Gratitude is arriving at the point where your expectations, accumulation and anticipations make way for appreciation, reflection and celebration. — Mensah Oteh

42. Gratitude can turn a meal into a feast. — Melody Beattie

43. Some plant lips on Mother Earth in a display of gratitude.Meanwhile, she is kissing the soles of your feet, recognizing the one to be worshiped is you. — Taylor Patton

44. Our love, our gratitude, our admiration for our men and women in uniform, our veterans and their families–all of that is bigger than any one party or any one election. — Michelle Obama

45. With your lunch box, do not forget to carry courtesy, respect, and gratitude from home! — Rupali Desai

46. Gratitude is not just a word — it is a way a of life.

47. If we should deal out justice only, in this world, who would escape? No, it is better to be generous, and in the end more profitable, for it gains gratitude for us, and love. — Mark Twain

48. The true poetic feeling is a feeling of boundless gratitude. — Marty Rubin

49. To find extraordinary difficulty in doing an ordinary action is a favor which calls for gratitude. — Simone Weil

50. I was always spiritual, even as a child. I was taught to pray, show gratitude. We had an attitude of gratitude. Even if life was ugly, bad or sad–we prayed. — Shilpa Shetty


Gratitude is a powerful emotion that can transform the way we feel and think. It is essential to take time to pause and appreciate the small things in life. The best quotes about gratitude remind us to be thankful for what we have and to express our gratitude to those who have helped us along the way. We hope these quotes have inspired you to cultivate an attitude of gratitude in your own life.

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