The willingness of America's veterans to sacrifice for our country has earned them our lasting gratitude.
The dominant characteristic of an authentic spiritual life is the gratitude that flows from trust — not only for all the gifts that I receive from God, but gratitude for all the suffering. Because in that purifying experience, suffering has often been the shortest path to intimacy with God.
I wanted to say thanks... and share my gratitude for everything I've been blessed with. Family, friends, and continued support from everyone.
We hope that, when the insects take over the world, they will remember with gratitude how we took them along on all our picnics.
When the seasons shift, even the subtle beginning, the scent of a promised change, I feel something stir inside me. Hopefulness? Gratitude? Openness? Whatever it is, it's welcome.
Of all the characteristics needed for both a happy and morally decent life, none surpasses gratitude. Grateful people are happier, and grateful people are more morally decent.
Gratitude — quotes and aphorisms
I extend my deepest gratitude to our Armed Forces and first responders serving both at home and abroad in the war against terrorism.
Gratitude bestows reverence, allowing us to encounter everyday epiphanies, those transcendent moments of awe that change forever how we experience life and the world.
I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought, and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder.
The discipline of gratitude is the explicit effort to acknowledge that all I am and have is given to me as a gift of love, a gift to be celebrated with joy.
If having a soul means being able to feel love and loyalty and gratitude, then animals are better off than a lot of humans.
For me, every hour is grace. And I feel gratitude in my heart each time I can meet someone and look at his or her smile.
Does not the gratitude of the dog put to shame any man who is ungrateful to his benefactors?
I grew up in Brooklyn, and my parents were Holocaust survivors, so they never taught me anything about nature, but they taught me a lot about gratitude.
Feeling gratitude isn't born in us — it's something we are taught, and in turn, we teach our children.
Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all the others.