• In this world of sin and sorrow there is always something to be thankful for; as for me, I rejoice that I am not a Republican.
    ~ H. L. Mencken, 1956
  • Thanks are justly due for boons unbought.
    ~ Ovid
  • Fearing to lose what you have is not the same as appreciation. You have to take a step beyond that.
    ~ Terri Guillemets
  • Most human beings have an almost infinite capacity for taking things for granted.
    ~ Aldous Huxley
  • Do not take anything for granted - not one smile or one person or one rainbow or one breath, or one night in your cozy bed.
    ~ Terri Guillemets
  • The grateful person, being still the most severe exacter of himself, not only confesses, but proclaims, his debts.
    ~ Robert South
  • Only a stomach that rarely feels hungry scorns common things.
    ~ Horace G. Hutchinson
  • We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude.
    ~ Cynthia Ozick
  • When our perils are past, shall our gratitude sleep.
    ~ George Canning
  • The hardest arithmetic to master is that which enables us to count our blessings.
    ~ Eric Hoffer
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