Being grateful for all you have in life is one of the best qualities to have. Every one of us should be grateful for what God has given us. When we stop whining about what we don’t have and begin to be grateful for what we do have. Because many times, what we have many folks out there may not have even a tenth of it. We have compiled a selection of gratitude quotes to assist you in being grateful for what you have in life.

Saying a simple Thank you is one of the most powerful ways to convey your affection for someone. Express your thanks with these wonderful gratitude quotes in a genuine gratitude note.

Gratitude quotes for teachers

The secret in education lies in respecting the student. —Ralph Waldo Emerson

A good teacher can inspire hope, ignite the imagination, and instill a love of learning. —Brad Henry

It is the supreme art of a teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge. —Albert Einstein

Intelligence plus character, that is the goal of true education. —Martin Luther King Jr.

When educating the minds of our youth, we must not forget to educate their hearts. —Dalai Lama

Children are likely to live up to what you believe of them. —Lady Bird Johnson

The object of education is to prepare the young to educate themselves throughout their lives. —Robert M. Hutchins

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The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you. —B.B. King

Anyone who does anything to help a child in his life is a hero to me. —Fred Rogers

A good teacher is like a candle – it consumes itself to light the way for others. —Mustafa Kemal Ataturk

Being able to help someone learn something is a talent. —Margaret Riel

Your heart is slightly bigger than the average human heart, but that’s because you’re a teacher. —Aaron Bacall

A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops. —Henry Adams

Teacher appreciation makes the world of education go around. —Helen Peters

He who opens a school door closes a prison. —Victor Hugo

Teaching is not a lost art, but the regard for it is a lost tradition. —Jacques Barzun

Good teaching is one-fourth preparation and three-fourths pure theatre. —Gail Godwin

like a teacher who gives you something to take home to think about besides homework. —Lily Tomlin

Students don’t know how much you know until they know how much you care. —John C. Maxwell

Good teachers know how to bring out the best in students. —Charles Kuralt

Gratitude quotes for staff

No matter how busy you are, you must take time to make the other person feel important. —Mary Kay Ash

Showing gratitude is one of the simplest yet most powerful things humans can do for each other. —Randy Pausch

Dispirited, unmotivated, unappreciated workers cannot compete in a highly competitive world. —Francis Hesselbein

Take time to appreciate employees, and they will reciprocate in a thousand ways. —Bob Nelson

All employees have an innate desire to contribute to something bigger than themselves. —Jag Randhawa

Motivating employees to work at their full potential is the main premise of successful management. —Eraldo Banovac

If you fulfill the wishes of your employees, the employees will fulfill your visions. —Amit Kalantri

If you don’t create a great, rewarding place for people to work, they won’t do great work. —Ari Weinzweig

When you see validation for a life’s work and dedication, it’s a beautiful day. —Mary Gauthier

You never know when a moment and a few sincere words can have an impact on life. —Zig Ziglar

Keep your eyes open and try to catch people in your company doing something right, then praise them for it. —Tom Hopkins

Appreciation can make a day, even change a life. Your willingness to put it into words is all that is necessary. —Margaret Cousins

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Always treat your employees exactly as you want them to treat your best customers. —Stephen R. Covey

What gets recognized gets reinforced, and what gets reinforced gets repeated. —Anonymous

The way to develop the best that is in a person is by appreciation and encouragement. —Charles Schwab

When an employee truly understands the meaning of his work and gets recognition for his efforts, he performs the best. —Abhishek Ratna

Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen. —Michael Jordan

People work for money but go the extra mile for recognition, praise, and rewards. —Dale Carnegie

Correction does much, but encouragement does more. —Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder. —G.K. Chesterton

Gratitude is the most exquisite form of courtesy. —Jacques Maritain

Develop an attitude of gratitude. Say thank you to everyone you meet for everything they do for you. —Brian Tracy

I think you need to love giving compliments as much as you love receiving them. —Yami Gautam

It does not matter who is in your team, what matters is who they will become because of you. —Sunday Adelaja

People are the most important thing. Business model and product will follow if you have the right people. —Adam Neumann

Gratitude quotes for friends

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

Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things. —Robert Brault

Learn to be thankful for what you already have, while you pursue all that you want. —Jim Rohn

I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new. —Ralph Waldo Emerson

A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out. —Walter Winchell

True friendship comes when the silence between two people is comfortable. —David Tyson

A friend is one who knows you and loves you just the same. —Elbert Hubbard

There’s not a word yet for old friends who’ve just met. —Jim Henson

One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives. —Euripides

My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me. —Henry Ford

Friendship is a word, the very sight of which in print makes the heart warm. —Augustine Birrell

A friend is someone who makes it easy to believe in yourself. —Heidi Wills

Find a group of people who challenge and inspire you; spend a lot of time with them, and it will change your life. —Amy Poehler

The language of friendship is not words but meanings. —Henry David Thoreau

The great thing about new friends is that they bring new energy to your soul. —Shanna Rodriguez

Things are never quite as scary when you’ve got a best friend. —Bill Watterson

Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit. —Aristotle

If you have one true friend you have more than your share. —Thomas Fuller

A true friend is one who overlooks your failures and tolerates your success! —Doug Larson

A friend is an emotional bond, just like friendship is a human experience. —Simon Sinek

Of all possessions, a friend is the most precious. —Herodotus

Some people go to priests; others to poetry; I to my friends. —Virginia Woolf

Friendship is a wildly underrated medication. —Anna Deavere Smith

A friend is one of the nicest things you can have and one of the best things you can be. —Winnie The Pooh

A man’s friendships are one of the best measures of his worth. —Charles Darwin