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Thankfulness Quotes


These are some of the best 'Thankfulness' quotations and sayings.

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.

Beggar that I am, I am even poor in thanks.

Best of all is it to preserve everything in a pure, still heart, and let there be for every pulse a thanksgiving, and for very breath a song.

God has two dwellings; one in heaven, and the other in a meek and thankful heart.

God's goodness hath been great to thee. - Let never day nor night unhallowed pass but still remember what the Lord hath done.

How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is To have a thankless child!

If one should give me a dish of sand, and tell me there were particles of iron in it, I might look for them with my eyes, and search for them with my clumsy fingers, and be unable to detect them; but let me take a magnet and sweep through it, and how would it draw to itself the almost invisible particles by the mere power of attraction. - The unthankful heart, like my finger in the sand, discovers no mercies; but let the thankful heart sweep through the day, and as the magnet finds the iron, so it will find, in every hour, some heavenly blessings, only the iron in God's sand is gold!

Many favors which God gives us ravel out for want of hemming through our unthankfulness; for though prayer purchases blessings, giving praise keeps the quiet possession of them.

O give thanks unto the Lord, for he is good: for his mercy endureth forever.

Or any ill escaped, or good attained, let us remember still Heaven chalked the way that brought us thither.

Pride slays thanksgiving, but an humble mind is the soil out of which thanks naturally grow. A proud man is seldom a grateful man, for he never thinks he gets as much as he deserves.

The private and personal blessings we enjoy-the blessings of immunity, safeguard, liberty and integrity- deserve the thanksgiving of a whole life.

The worship most acceptable to God, comes from a thankful and cheerful heart.

When thankfulness o'erflows the swelling heart, and breathes in free and uncorrupted praise for benefits received, propitious Heaven takes such acknowledgment as fragrant incense, and doubles all its blessings.

Wouldst thou first pause to thank thy God for every pleasure, for mourning over griefs thou wouldst not find the leisure.