32 Short Gratitude Quotes That Will Instantly Inspire You To Be More Grateful 

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32 Short Gratitude Quotes That Will Instantly

Inspire You To Be More Grateful 


Let’s get inspired by short gratitude quotes.
Gratitude changes everything. It can totally shift our perception, our relationships, our life. Positive psychology research shows the immense positive impact gratitude can have on all areas of our lives. Yet sometimes we need a little reminder and could be a little more grateful than we are. Here are 32 short gratitude quotes that will instantly inspire you to be more grateful. 

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A few “basic” things to be grateful for that you might have taken for granted today:

  • being alive
  • healthy body
  • clear mind
  • people in your life, even if it’s just one person
  • being able to smile
  • your senses
  • clean water
  • nourishing food
  • safety
  • plants
  • your pet
  • your home
  • fresh air
  • music
  • sunshine & rain
  • colors
  • books
  • challenges & opportunities
  • looooooove 
  • choices
  • comfy bed & clean sheets


Before we dive into today’s quotes make sure to check out my post all about gratitude:

short gratitude quotes

There you will find:

  • the definition & origin of the word gratitude
  • examples of gratitude
  • all about why gratitude is powerful – benefits of gratitude when it comes to our mental well-being, our health, our relationships, our career, our character
  • ways to show gratitude
  • more inspiring gratitude quotes
  • all about a gratitude jar; what it is and how you can start one


32 Short Gratitude Quotes


#1 Nothing is more honorable than a grateful heart. Seneca

#2 What separates privilege from entitlement is gratitude. Brené Brown

#3 Gratitude turns what we have into enough. Aesop

#4 The thankful receiver bears a plentiful harvest. William Blake

#5 Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues but the parent of all others. Marcus Tellius Cicero

#6 Gratitude is the memory of the heart. Jean Baptiste Massieu

#7 Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. Melody Beattie

#8 Gratitude is the sign of noble souls. Aesop

#9 Wear gratitude like a cloak and it will feed every corner of your life. Rumi

#10 Gratitude is riches. Complaint is poverty. Doris Day

#11 No gratitude from the wicked. Aesop

#12 Expressing gratitude is a natural state of being and reminds us that we are all connected. Valerie Elster

#13 I thank everything, because everything teaches me something. Maxime Lagacé

#14 The essence of all beautiful art is gratitude. Friedrich Nietzsche

#15 When I started counting my blessings, my whole life turned around. Willie Nelson

#16 Giving thanks for abundance is greater than the abundance itself. Rumi

#17 Gratitude is the most exquisite form of courtesy. Jacques Maritain

#18 The world gives you way more than you ever give it. Kamal Ravikant

#19 If you want to find happiness, find gratitude. Steve Maraboli

#20 Gratitude is the wine for the soul. Go on. Get drunk. Rumi

#21 Gratitude takes less energy than anger. Kristin Cashore

#22 A person with gratitude will always be respected and loved. Master Jun Hong Lu

# 23 Our favorite attitude should be gratitude. Zig Ziglar

# 24 Stop now. Enjoy the moment. It’s now or never. Maxime Lagacé

#25 Gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder. G K Chesterton

#26 Be grateful for the things you don’t have that you don’t want. Bob Dylan’s Dad

#27 Give thanks for a little and you will find a lot. Hansa proverb

# 28 Thanksgiving creates abundance. Ann Voskamp

# 29 Gratitude is what you feel when you want what you already have. James Clear

#30 Gratitude paints little smiley faces on everything it touches. Richelle E. Goodrich

#31 Embrace every new day with gratitude, hope, and love. Lailah Gifty Akita

#32 When we give cheerfully and accept gratefully, everyone is blessed. Maya Angelou


Be Grateful & See How Your Life Changes For The Better

You’re Alive! That’s Reasons Enough To Show Gratitude Today