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10 Inspirational Thanksgiving Quotes to Fuel Your Holiday

Blog, Checkpoint Marketing for Firms, Marketing November 7, 2016

Thanksgiving Day can be an emotional holiday. You may have a hilarious list of Thanksgiving quotes from prior family dinners that aren’t quite suitable for publishing. Those are memories you get to keep forever. But if you’re looking for a little help to make it through the day, here are 10 of my personal favorite inspirational Thanksgiving quotes about sharing the love and feeling gratitude. May you all have a blessed day filled with joy, laughter, family and friends!

Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.”

– Marcel Proust

The thankful receiver bears a plentiful harvest.”

– William Blake

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

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

Gratitude is a quality similar to electricity: it must be produced and discharged and used up in order to exist at all.”

– William Faulkner

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

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

Gratitude is the inward feeling of kindness received. Thankfulness is the natural impulse to express that feeling. Thanksgiving is the following of that impulse.”

– Henry Van Dyke

I’m thankful for every moment.”

– Al Green

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

– Konrad von Gesner