Appreciation Quotes

You can go to any store and find a greeting card to show how grateful you are to someone. But these appreciation quotes have been crafted by some of the greatest writers, scientists and celebrities in the world, so you can trust they are the best to express how much you care about someone – or something.

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Appreciation Quotes Of Gratitude

  • As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them – John F. Kennedy
  • One looks back with appreciation to the brilliant teachers, but with gratitude to those who touched our human feelings. The curriculum is so much necessary raw material, but warmth is the vital element for the growing plant and for the soul of the child – Carl Jung
  • No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks –James Allen
  • The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of appreciation for goodness – Dalai Lama
  • Give thanks for a little and you will find a lot – Hansa Proverb
  • Saying thank you is more than good manners. It is good spirituality –Alfred Painter
  • The essence of all beautiful art is gratitude –Friedrich Nietzche
  • Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all others –Cicero
  • Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow –Melody Beattie
  • Be thankful for what you have and you’ll end up having more – Oprah Winfrey
  • I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought, and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder –GK Chesteron
  • If you want to turn your life around, try thankfulness. It will change your life mightily –Gerald Good
  • Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses – Confucius


Appreciation Quotes To Share With Others

  • Make it a habit to tell people thank you. To express your appreciation, sincerely and without the expectation of anything in return. Truly appreciate those around you, and you’ll soon find many others around you. Truly appreciate life, and you’ll find that you have more of it –  Ralph Marston
  • Appreciation is a wonderful thing: It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well – Voltaire
  • We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures –Thornton Wilder
  • It is a sign of mediocrity when you demonstrate gratitude with moderation –Roberto Benigni
  • Feeling gratitude, and not expressing it, is like wrapping a present and not giving it –William Arthur Ward
  • Let us be grateful to people who make us happy –Marcel Proust
  • The deepest craving of human nature is the need to be appreciated –William James

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