15 Appreciative Thanksgiving Quotes

“Thanksgiving, after all, is a word of action.”

W.J. Cameron

“Thanksgiving dinners take 18 hours to prepare. They are consumed in 12 minutes. Half-times take 12 minutes. This is not a coincidence.”

Erma Bombeck

 “Thanksgiving is an emotional time. People travel thousands of miles to be with people they only see once a year. And then they discover once a year is way too often.”

Johnny Carson

“Forever on Thanksgiving our heart will find the pathway home.”

Wilbur D. Nesbit

“Not what we say about our blessings but how we use them is the true measure of our Thanksgiving.”

W.T. Purkiser

 “They will celebrate your abundant goodness and joyfully sing of your righteousness.”

Psalm 145:7

“There are three things I have learned never to discuss with people… religion, politics, and The Great Pumpkin.”


 “Choice blessings await those who live in Thanksgiving daily. ‘He who receiveth all things with thankfullness’, the lord has promised, ‘shall be made glorious and the things of this Earth shall be added unto him, even an hundred fold, yea, more’.”

D&C 78:19

“Thank you God for everything – for family, friends and fun – but most of all for Jesus, My Savior, and Your Son.”

“Give thanks for unknown blessings already on their way.”

Native American Saying

 “Thank you for the food before us, the friends beside us, and the love between us.”

“For each new morning with its light, for rest and shelter of the night, for health and food, for love and friends, for everything thy goodness sends.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Gratitude turns what we have into enough.”

 “Be happy… not because everything is good, but because you can see the good in everything.”

“Gratitude is the inward feeling of kindness received. Thankfulness is the natural impulse to express that feeling. Thanksgiving is the following of that impulse.”

Henry Van Dyke

18 Appreciative Thanksgiving Quotes - Holiday Vault #Thanksgiving