Before eating, always take a little time to thank the food. -- Native American Proverb

Gratitude is the memory of the heart. -- Italian Proverb

Swift gratitude is the sweetest. -- Greek Proverb

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

Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow. -- Melody Beattie

Joy is the simplest form of gratitude. -- Karl Barth

The more you recognize and express gratitude for the things you have, the more things you will have to express gratitude for. -- Zig Ziglar

As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them. -- John Fitzgerald Kennedy

Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues but the parent of all others. -- Marcus Cicero

In relation to others, gratitude is good manners; in relation to ourselves, it is a habit of the heart and a spiritual discipline. -- Daphne Rose Kingma

Develop an 'attitude of gratitude.' Say thank you to everyone you meet for everything they do for you. -- Brian Tracy

Two kinds of gratitude: The sudden kind we feel for what we take; the larger kind we feel for what we give. -- E. A. Robinson

Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it. -- William Arthur Ward

Gratitude creates the most wonderful feeling. It can resolve disputes. It can strengthen friendships. And it makes us better men and women. -- Gordon B. Hinckley

Feelings of gratitude release positive endorphins throughout the body, creating health. -- Sharon Huffman

The expression of gratitude is a powerful force that generates even more of what we have already received. -- Deepak Chopra

Gratitude is not only the greatest of all the virtues, but the parent of all the others. -- Cicero

Every sunrise is a message from God, and every sunset is His signature, Thank Him at least once a day, for he is good! -- Unknown Author

Every morning is a fresh opportunity to find God's extraordinary love in the most oridnary places. Don't forget to thank God for another waking moment, for another day to live! -- Unknown Author

Don't simply thank God that you have much while others have little. Thank Him because He has chosen to bless you and in return be a blessing to someone else. -- Unknown Author

It's not good to say 'thank you' and not mean it, but it's even worse to mean it and not say it. -- Unknown Author

Let us be thankful for the fools. But for them the rest of us could not succeed. -- Mark Twain

Each day is an offering of love, a gift only God can deliver, and the way we use each shining hour is our gift of thanks to the Giver. -- Unknown Author