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Thanksgiving Quotes

Thanksgiving is a time to be thankful for all of the blessings in our life. One way we like to put ourselves in the right frame of mind is to read Thanksgiving quotes. Here are 10 of our favorite quotes that help us to give thanks....

1. “I would rather be able to appreciate things I cannot have than to have things I am not able to appreciate.” —Elbert Hubbard
2. “Gratitude consists of being more aware of what you have, than what you don’t.” –-Unknown
3. “We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude.” –Cynthia Ozick
4. “What we do for ourselves dies with us. What we do for others and the world remains and is immortal.” –Albert Pine
5. “What we’re really talking about is a wonderful day set aside on the fourth Thursday of November when no one diets. I mean, why else would they call it Thanksgiving?” –Erma Bombeck
6. “You know that just before that first Thanksgiving dinner there was one wise, old Native American woman saying, “Don’t feed them. If you feed them, they’ll never leave.” –Dylan Brody
7. “Thanksgiving is the day when you turn to another family member and say, “How long has Mom been drinking like this?” My Mom, after six Bloody Marys looks at the turkey and goes, “Here, kitty, kitty.” –David Letterman
8. “You can tell you ate too much for Thanksgiving when you have to let your bathrobe out.” –Jay Leno
9. “Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.”
—Melody Beattie
10. “Gratitude is a quality similar to electricity: it must be produced and discharged and used up in order to exist at all.” –William Faulkner

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