Posts Tagged: gratitude

The Size of Your Success

“The size of your success is measured by the strength of your desire; the size of your dream; and how you handle disappointment along the way.” ~ Robert Toru Kiyosaki, Investor, Businessman, Author, Speaker, Financial Literacy Activist, & Commentator

The Size of Your Success

“The size of your success is measured by the strength of your desire; the size of your dream; and how you handle disappointment along the way.” ~ Robert Toru Kiyosaki, Investor, Businessman, Author, Speaker, Financial Literacy Activist, & Commentator

A Spirit of Complaining

“When we feel that old spirit of complaining start to bubble up in our hearts, we need to remind ourselves to take time to thank God for His blessings.” ~ David Jeremiah, Author, Founder – Turning Point Radio and Television

A Spirit of Complaining

“When we feel that old spirit of complaining start to bubble up in our hearts, we need to remind ourselves to take time to thank God for His blessings.” ~ David Jeremiah, Author, Founder – Turning Point Radio and Television

Never Taking it for Granted

“There’s so much to appreciate about my life every single day, and I make a big point of taking time to smell the roses and noticing how lucky I am. I never want to take that for granted.” ~ Josie

Never Taking it for Granted

“There’s so much to appreciate about my life every single day, and I make a big point of taking time to smell the roses and noticing how lucky I am. I never want to take that for granted.” ~ Josie

An Opera in the Cotton Fields

“I used to work in the cotton fields a lot when I was young. There were a lot of African Americans working out there. A lot of Mexicans – the blacks and the whites and the Mexicans, all out there

An Opera in the Cotton Fields

“I used to work in the cotton fields a lot when I was young. There were a lot of African Americans working out there. A lot of Mexicans – the blacks and the whites and the Mexicans, all out there

Perpetual Thankfulness

“I am grateful for what I am and have. My thanksgiving is perpetual.” ~ Henry David Thoreau Author, Poet, Philosopher, Abolitionist, Naturalist, Tax Resister, Surveyor, and Historian

Perpetual Thankfulness

“I am grateful for what I am and have. My thanksgiving is perpetual.” ~ Henry David Thoreau Author, Poet, Philosopher, Abolitionist, Naturalist, Tax Resister, Surveyor, and Historian

With a Full Heart

“Greet every morning with open arms and say thanks every night with a full heart. Each day is a precious gift to be savored and used, not left unopened and hoarded for a future that may never come. ~ Regina

With a Full Heart

“Greet every morning with open arms and say thanks every night with a full heart. Each day is a precious gift to be savored and used, not left unopened and hoarded for a future that may never come. ~ Regina

Happiness: The Bomb Cosmetic!

“Happiness is the bomb cosmetic! When I’m smiling, sometimes I’m giving thanks for all the things I have rather than worrying about the things I don’t.” ~ Yaya DaCosta, a.k.a. Camara DaCosta Johnson Actress & Model

Happiness: The Bomb Cosmetic!

“Happiness is the bomb cosmetic! When I’m smiling, sometimes I’m giving thanks for all the things I have rather than worrying about the things I don’t.” ~ Yaya DaCosta, a.k.a. Camara DaCosta Johnson Actress & Model

Friends, Family, Good Health & Louboutins

“At Thanksgiving, I always start at the top of my list and say I’m grateful for friends, family and good health. Then, I get more superficial… like being thankful for my Louboutins.” ~ Christie Brinkley a.k.a Christie Lee Hudson, Super-Model,

Friends, Family, Good Health & Louboutins

“At Thanksgiving, I always start at the top of my list and say I’m grateful for friends, family and good health. Then, I get more superficial… like being thankful for my Louboutins.” ~ Christie Brinkley a.k.a Christie Lee Hudson, Super-Model,

A Grateful Heart

“Your grateful heart opens the door for many more blessings to come.” ~ Victoria Osteen, Co-Pastor, Author, Philanthropist & Founder, Lakewood Church Women’s Ministry

A Grateful Heart

“Your grateful heart opens the door for many more blessings to come.” ~ Victoria Osteen, Co-Pastor, Author, Philanthropist & Founder, Lakewood Church Women’s Ministry

True Desire in The Heart

“Say thank you in advance for what is already yours. … True desire in the heart for anything good is God’s proof to you sent beforehand that it’s already yours. … When you get it, reach back, pull someone else

True Desire in The Heart

“Say thank you in advance for what is already yours. … True desire in the heart for anything good is God’s proof to you sent beforehand that it’s already yours. … When you get it, reach back, pull someone else

For Today, Be Thankful

“Today, I am thankful for today! ,

For Today, Be Thankful

“Today, I am thankful for today! ,

Persistent, Unshakeable Gratitude

“Opportunities, relationships, even money flowed my way when I learned to be grateful, no matter what happened in my life..” ~ Oprah Winfrey, Chairwoman & CEO of Harpo Productions, Chairwoman, CEO & CCO of Oprah Winfrey Network, Television Host, Producer,

Persistent, Unshakeable Gratitude

“Opportunities, relationships, even money flowed my way when I learned to be grateful, no matter what happened in my life..” ~ Oprah Winfrey, Chairwoman & CEO of Harpo Productions, Chairwoman, CEO & CCO of Oprah Winfrey Network, Television Host, Producer,

Really Loyal

“You have to be really loyal to the people that supported you when you were coming up.” ~ Sylvester Stallone, Actor, Screenwriter, Producer, and Director

Really Loyal

“You have to be really loyal to the people that supported you when you were coming up.” ~ Sylvester Stallone, Actor, Screenwriter, Producer, and Director

My Strength & Stay

“My husband has, quite simply, been my strength and stay all these years, and I owe him a debt greater than he would ever claim.” ~ Elizabeth II, Queen of the United Kingdom & the other Commonwealth realms, Longest-Reigning Queen

My Strength & Stay

“My husband has, quite simply, been my strength and stay all these years, and I owe him a debt greater than he would ever claim.” ~ Elizabeth II, Queen of the United Kingdom & the other Commonwealth realms, Longest-Reigning Queen

Seems Like a Miracle

“I’m now in my 43rd year in this business, so it seems like a miracle that I still get to do it. I feel great gratitude that it’s all still happening.” (2011 TV Guide Interview) ~ A Martinez a.k.a Adolfo

Seems Like a Miracle

“I’m now in my 43rd year in this business, so it seems like a miracle that I still get to do it. I feel great gratitude that it’s all still happening.” (2011 TV Guide Interview) ~ A Martinez a.k.a Adolfo

What I Do Have is Great

“I don’t have a ton of friends, but the friends I have are great ones. I don’t have huge family, but the family I have is a great one.” ~ Alicia Keys a.k.a. Alicia Augello Cook, Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer

What I Do Have is Great

“I don’t have a ton of friends, but the friends I have are great ones. I don’t have huge family, but the family I have is a great one.” ~ Alicia Keys a.k.a. Alicia Augello Cook, Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer

Each One As Delightful …

“Each ‘TODAY’ really is YOUR day; make each one as delightful as you possibly can.” ~ Michelle ‘Chaella’ Boddie, Blogger, Visual Artist, Christmas Decor Stylist & Website Design Editor

Each One As Delightful …

“Each ‘TODAY’ really is YOUR day; make each one as delightful as you possibly can.” ~ Michelle ‘Chaella’ Boddie, Blogger, Visual Artist, Christmas Decor Stylist & Website Design Editor

Preserving Gratefulness

“There’s so much that you can get mad about. Out of self-preservation, I focus on being grateful.” ~ Mariska Magdolna Hargitay, Joyful Heart Foundation – Founder & President, Actress, Miss Beverly Hills USA (1982), Emmy Award (2006), Golden Globe Award

Preserving Gratefulness

“There’s so much that you can get mad about. Out of self-preservation, I focus on being grateful.” ~ Mariska Magdolna Hargitay, Joyful Heart Foundation – Founder & President, Actress, Miss Beverly Hills USA (1982), Emmy Award (2006), Golden Globe Award

For That Chance

“If I can play a little part in the world’s healing, and making it a better place than when I came, then I just thank God for that chance.” ~ Mariska Magdolna Hargitay, Joyful Heart Foundation – Founder & President,

For That Chance

“If I can play a little part in the world’s healing, and making it a better place than when I came, then I just thank God for that chance.” ~ Mariska Magdolna Hargitay, Joyful Heart Foundation – Founder & President,

His Dreams & Destiny

“May all of God’s dreams for you come to pass. May His destiny for you never be thwarted.” ~ Rory & Wendy Alec, Founders, GOD TV

His Dreams & Destiny

“May all of God’s dreams for you come to pass. May His destiny for you never be thwarted.” ~ Rory & Wendy Alec, Founders, GOD TV

Laughing & Counting Them

“I laugh a lot and count my blessings.” ~ Cheryl Ladd, Actress, Singer and Author

Laughing & Counting Them

“I laugh a lot and count my blessings.” ~ Cheryl Ladd, Actress, Singer and Author

A Priceless Gift

“Friendship is a priceless gift that cannot be bought nor sold, but its value is far greater than a mountain made of gold; for gold is cold & lifeless – it can neither see nor hear, in time of trouble

A Priceless Gift

“Friendship is a priceless gift that cannot be bought nor sold, but its value is far greater than a mountain made of gold; for gold is cold & lifeless – it can neither see nor hear, in time of trouble

Your Future, Predicted

“The best way to predict your future is to create it” ~ Peter F. Drucker, Author, Writer, Management Consultant & Professor

Your Future, Predicted

“The best way to predict your future is to create it” ~ Peter F. Drucker, Author, Writer, Management Consultant & Professor

Noble Souls are Grateful

“Gratitude is the sign of noble souls.” ~ Aesop, Fabulist/Storyteller ~ Image via NAME HERE

Noble Souls are Grateful

“Gratitude is the sign of noble souls.” ~ Aesop, Fabulist/Storyteller ~ Image via NAME HERE

Returning Thanks

“No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks. ~ Saint Ambrose, Bishop ~ Image via NAME HERE

Returning Thanks

“No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks. ~ Saint Ambrose, Bishop ~ Image via NAME HERE