30 Gratitude Quotes To Help You Appreciate Each Day


When it comes to staying positive, gratitude quotes are a great place to start. 

Gratitude is not just a word, but a practice. It doesn’t have to come in large gestures. In fact, gratitude is in the little things – like quotes! By taking a moment to embrace and appreciate your life, you can transform your entire mood. Whether for a moment or an entire lifetime, embracing gratitude uplifts your spirits by shining light on the amazing gifts you have in your life.

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Here are 30 gratitude quotes that will sprinkle optimism into your day!  

  1. “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
  2. “Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.” — Robert Brault
  3. “When I started counting my blessings, my whole life turned around.” — Willie Nelson
  4. “Gratitude is a quality similar to electricity: it must be produced and discharged and used up in order to exist at all.” — William Faulkner
  5. “As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.” — John F. Kennedy
  6. “‘Enough’ is a feast.” — Buddhist proverb
  7. “Gratitude turns what we have into enough.” — Aesop
  8. “Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.” — Marcel Proust
  9. “This a wonderful day. I’ve never seen this one before.” — Maya Angelou
  10. “Got no checkbooks, got no banks, still I’d like to express my thanks. I got the sun in the morning and the moon at night.”  —Irving Berlingratitude quotes
  11. “I don’t have to chase extraordinary moments to find happiness – it’s right in front of me if I’m paying attention and practicing gratitude.” — Brene Brown
  12. “Acknowledging the good that you already have in your life is the foundation for all abundance.” — Eckhart Tolle
  13. “True happiness is to enjoy the present, without anxious dependence upon the future, not to amuse ourselves with either hopes or fears but to rest satisfied with what we have, which is sufficient, for he that is so wants nothing.” — Seneca
  14.  “Remember that what you now have was once among the things that you had hoped for.” — Epicurus
  15. “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
  16. “Make it a habit to tell people thank you. To express your appreciation, sincerely and without the expectation of anything in return. Truly appreciate those around you, and you’ll soon find many others around you. Truly appreciate life, and you’ll find that you have more of it.” — Ralph Marston
  17. “A grateful mind is a great mind which eventually attracts to itself great things.” — Plato
  18. “Appreciation is a wonderful thing. It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well.” — Voltaire
  19. “Be grateful in your own hearts. That suffices. Thanksgiving has wings, and flies to its right destination.” — Victor Hugo
  20.  “A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue but the parent of all the other virtues.” — Cicero
  21. “The essence of all beautiful art is gratitude.” — Friedrich Nietzschequotes about gratitude
  22. “If the only prayer you said in your whole life was “thank you” that would suffice.” — Meister Eckhart
  23. “You cannot do a kindness too soon because you never know how soon it will be too late.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson
  24. “I was complaining that I had no shoes till I met a man who had no feet.” — Confucius
  25. “When you arise in the morning give thanks for the food and for the joy of living. If you see no reason for giving thanks, the fault lies only in yourself.” — Tecumseh
  26. “So much has been given to me; I have no time to ponder over that which has been denied.” — Helen Keller 
  27.  “Let us rise up and be thankful, for if we didn’t learn a lot today, at least we learned a little, and if we didn’t learn a little, at least we didn’t get sick, and if we got sick, at least we didn’t die; so, let us all be thankful.” — Buddha
  28. “Every blessing ignored becomes a curse.” — Paulo Coelho
  29. “The way to develop the best that is in a person is by appreciation and encouragement.” —  Charles Schwab
  30.  “Reflect upon your present blessings—of which every man has many—not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.” — Charles Dickens

All these gratitude quotes have us feeling super positive. Which quote inspired you today? We’d love to hear your gratitude mantra!

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