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Gratitude: Understanding Gratitude

How are you grateful? Do you ever practice gratitude? Check out the web links and books.

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What is Gratitude?

Gratitude is an emotion expressing appreciation for what one has.

Remember Gratitude -- wonderful uplifting videos

Gratitude Articles

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Quotes -- Graditude

"Every breath we draw is a gift of God's love; every moment in existence is a grace."  --Thomas Merton

"Gratitude turns what we have into enough."  -- Anonymous

"So much has been given to me; I have no time to ponder over that which has been denied." -- Helen Keller

"Perhaps nothing helps us make the movement from our little selves to the larger world than remembering God in gratitude." -- Henri Nouwen

"Some people grumble that roses have thorns; I am grateful that thorns have roses." -- Alphonse Karr

"Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it." -- William Arthur Ward

"The real gift of gratitude is that the more grateful you are, the more present you become." -- Robert Holden

"Gratitude is the ability to experience life as a gift. It liberates us from the prison of self-preoccupation." -- John Ortberg



Book Sources

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