Thankful Quotes (82)
Quotes and citations about thankful
Thankfulness is the beginning of gratitude. Gratitude is the completion of thankfulness. Thankfulness may consist merely of words. Gratitude is shown in acts.
By : Henri Frederic Amiel
But I'm very thankful that no one is slamming my head against the wall anymore.
By : Harry Anderson
I am most thankful to Almighty Providence for mercies received, and determined still to press the case into public notice as a token of gratitude.
By : William Banting
We can always find something to be thankful for, and there may be reasons why we ought to be thankful for even those dispensations which appear dark and frowning.
By : Albert Barnes
Sometimes we need to remind ourselves that thankfulness is indeed a virtue.
By : William Bennett
The truth is - I found myself doing these huge action-adventure movies, and um, and which are cool man. And I really love doing them. And thankfully I haven't had too much dialogue, because if I had I would have really made a mess of it. You know what I mean?
By : Orlando Bloom
I bless God for this retirement: I never was more thankful for any thing than I have been of late for the necessity I am under of self-denial in many respects.
By : David Brainerd
I had always fancied a go at the comedy and when it started to go reasonably well and the opportunity arose for me to move into it full time, I just couldn't turn it down. I just took the risk, and I just wanted to see if it would work and thankfully it did.
By : Jo Brand
Like Christ said, love thee one another. I learned to do that, and I learned to respect and be appreciative and thankful for what I had.
By : James Brown
Thankfully, beauty is easier to remove than apply, and a swipe of demaquillage in the right direction and you are you once again.
By : Margaret Cho
If a fellow isn't thankful for what he's got, he isn't likely to be thankful for what he's going to get.
By : Frank Howard Clark
Certainly my parents were a huge influence. They always expected the most out of all of us. And expected us to do our very best. I'm thankful to them for allowing me to do what I wanted to do.
By : Laurel Clark
There was no instruction to be thankful that the Christians were special people, chosen people. There was no nationalistic, political or ethnic superiority to be thankful for.
By : John Clayton
Thanksgiving is a time when the world gets to see just how blessed and how workable the Christian system is. The emphasis is not on giving or buying, but on being thankful and expressing that appreciation to God and to one another.
By : John Clayton
I've been very fortunate. I feel very thankful. I've been able to come home and do some fun things and make it exciting for people here at home.
By : Roger Clemens
Appreciation is the highest form of prayer, for it acknowledges the presence of good wherever you shine the light of your thankful thoughts.
By : Alan Cohen
That's right, fall in one pit and start over from the beginning! Well, thankfully my buddies practically tied me to my chair until I put in extra lives and I'm glad they did.
By : David Crane
All our discontents about what we want appeared to spring from the want of thankfulness for what we have.
By : Daniel Defoe
We in the United States should be all the more thankful for the freedom and religious tolerance we enjoy. And we should always remember the lessons learned from the Holocaust, in hopes we stay vigilant against such inhumanity now and in the future.
By : Charlie Dent
And of course Marc Cherry heightens it and makes it hilarious. But there's so many universal themes in the show, and he made it so funny. We knew he was onto something if he could keep it up and, thankfully, he did.
By : James Denton
This little kid pointed at me and said, 'You look disgusting!' That was the first time I thought maybe I did. I decided I'd better start eating. I'm just thankful that I made it through with relatively few scars.
By : Susan Dey
Thankfully, it became clear to me that when I compete, I lose my connection to the passion I have for my work.
By : Olympia Dukakis
Gratitude is the inward feeling of kindness received. Thankfulness is the natural impulse to express that feeling. Thanksgiving is the following of that impulse.
By : Henry Van Dyke
I do not so much rejoice that God hath made me to be a Queen, as to be a Queen over so thankful a people.
By : Elizabeth I
I'm thankful for all the things that this job has given me and my family. But probably the thing that I am most proud of throughout my career is that, not only myself, but my family and the people around me have just been regular people, which we are.
By : Brett Favre
I would say a lot of the emotion in what I do is a sort of a thankfulness for those energies being around, because there's been points in my life when they weren't around, and it's a real sort of miserable existence.
By : John Frusciante
If these hands, used to fighting, would be acceptable to His Holiness, we most thankfully dedicate them to the service of him who deserves so well of the Church and of the fatherland.
By : Giuseppe Garibaldi
I feel like I still am struggling in a lot of different ways. I still have to fight for certain things. Certain jobs. At least I'm working and I'm thankful for that.
By : Gina Gershon
Drink and be thankful to the host! What seems insignificant when you have it, is important when you need it.
By : Franz Grillparzer
I've been using the same editor, thankfully, she's been sticking with me, but I've been doing it full-on guerilla style... I haven't gotten any public sponsor or anything, because I don't want to seem like I'm trying to sell any particular thing.
By : Daryl Hannah
We have to be thankful considering our number as a family we enjoy very good health generally but you may be sure me and my partner have quite enough to exercise our minds and occupy our attention.
By : John Hawley
All of us, who are members of the Germanic peoples, can be happy and thankful that once in thousands of years fate has given us, from among the Germanic peoples, such a genius, a leader, our Fuehrer Adolf Hitler, and you should be happy to be allowed to work with us.
By : Heinrich Himmler
I have a fine level of recognition in the business and among the acting community now, so I consider myself one of the lucky ones. If I didn't think that, there would be something wrong with me. I'm grateful and thankful for what I've got.
By : Philip Seymour Hoffman
And I'm very surprised that all this stuff actually worked out to where I could have a career in film, gain the benefit of my education, and be thankful that I was able to break into my craft as an actor.
By : Terrence Howard