Favorite Quotes on GRATITUDE

November 28, 2013



“The greatest saint in the world is not he who prays most or fasts most; it is not he who gives alms, or is most eminent for temperance, chastity or justice. It is he who is most thankful to God.” –William Law


“Gratitude is an offering precious in the sight of God, and it is one that the poorest of us can make and be not poorer but richer for having made it.” –A.W. Tozer


“Pride slays thanksgiving, but an humble mind is the soil out of which thanks naturally grow.” –Henry Ward Beecher


“A state of mind that sees God in everything is evidence of growth in grace and a thankful heart.” –Charles Finney


“We would worry less if we praised more. Thanksgiving is the enemy of discontent and dissatisfaction.” –Harry Ironside


“Careful for nothing, prayerful for everything, thankful for anything.” –D.L. Moody


“When it comes to life the critical thing is whether you take things for granted or take them with gratitude.” –G.K. Chesterton


“He must be worse than an infidel that lacks faith, and more than wicked that has not gratitude enough to acknowledge his obligation.” –George Washington


“Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see a shadow.” –Helen Keller


“Thou who hast given so much to me, give me one more thing- a grateful heart”–George Hebert

“Gratitude never comes from avoiding difficulty, but from finding yourself sustained through it” –Randy Alcorn


“Ten lepers were healed from disease, but only one was healed from ingratitude” –Kenneth Kuykendall


“Not what we say about our blessings, but how we use them, is the true measure of our thanksgiving” –W.T. Purkiser


“I thank Thee first because I was never robbed before; second, because although they took my purse they did not take my life; third, although they took my all, it was not much; and fourth, because it was I who was robbed and not I who robbed.” –Matthew Henry


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