• Thanksgiving Day comes, by statute, once a year; to the honest man it comes as frequently as the heart of gratitude will allow.
    Thanksgiving Day comes, by statute, once a year; to the honest man it comes as frequently as the heart of gratitude will allow.
    ~ Edward Sandford Martin
  • Remember God's bounty in the year. String the pearls of His favor. Hide the dark parts, except so far as they are breaking out in light!  Give this one day to thanks, to joy, to gratitude!
    Remember God's bounty in the year. String the pearls of His favor. Hide the dark parts, except so far as they are breaking out in light! Give this one day to thanks, to joy, to gratitude!
    ~ Henry Ward Beecher
  • Thanksgiving dinners take eighteen hours to prepare. They are consumed in twelve minutes. Half-times take twelve minutes. This is not coincidence.
    ~ Erma Bombeck
  • Thanksgiving Day is a perfect day to share the love and companionship of family and friends at the Thanksgiving table.
    Thanksgiving Day is a perfect day to share the love and companionship of family and friends at the Thanksgiving table.
    ~ Cheryl E. Leonard
  • Thanksgiving is a time to give, a time to love, and a time to reflect on the things that matter most in life.
    Thanksgiving is a time to give, a time to love, and a time to reflect on the things that matter most in life.
    ~ Danielle Duckery
  • It is when we stop thinking about what we don't have or what we lack, and become grateful for who we are, that we can gain access to true unlimited inspiration.
    ~ Frank Arrigazzi
  • Thanksgiving is a time of togetherness and gratitude.
    ~ Nigel Hamilton
  • After a good dinner one can forgive anybody, even one's own relations.
    ~ Oscar Wilde
  • I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and new.
    ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • He who thanks but with the lips<br />
Thanks but in part;<br />
The full, the true Thanksgiving<br />
Comes from the heart.
    He who thanks but with the lips
    Thanks but in part;
    The full, the true Thanksgiving
    Comes from the heart.
    ~ J. A. Shedd