111+ Appreciation Quotes On Success, Life, Love and Work

Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for. – Epictetus

He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has. – Epictetus

Thank you God for everything in my life. The good and the bad. Some were blessings and some were lessons.

I would rather be able to appreciate things I cannot have than to have things I am not able to appreciate. – Elbert Hubbard

Feeling grateful or appreciative of someone or something in your life actually attracts more of the things that you appreciate and value into your life. – Northrup Christiane

For one minute, walk outside, stand there, in silence. Look up at the sky and contemplate how amazing life is.

We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures. – Thorton Wilder

The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated.

“The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated.” — William Jones

Change your expectation for appreciation and the world changes

Change your expectation for appreciation and the world changes instantly. – Tony Robbins

Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and

Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it. – William Arthur Ward

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

I will forever remain humble because I know I could have less. I will always be grateful

“I will forever remain humble because I know I could have less. I will always be grateful because I know I’ve had less.”

In ordinary life, we hardly realize that we receive a great deal more than we give, and that it is only with gratitude that life becomes rich. – Dietrich Bonhoeffer

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

Let gratitude be the pillow upon which you kneel to say your nightly prayer. And let faith be the bridge you build to overcome evil and welcome good. – Maya Angelou

Keep your eyes open to your mercies. The man who forgets to be thankful has fallen asleep in life. – Robert Louis Stevenson

No duty is more urgent than giving thanks. – James Allen

I’m thankful for my struggle because without it I wouldn’t have stumbled across my strength.

When eating fruit, remember the one who planted the tree. – Vietnamese Proverb

It’s a funny thing about life, once you begin to take note of the things you are grateful for, you begin to lose sight of the things that you lack. – Germany Kent

The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of appreciation for goodness. – Dalai Lama

When you arise in the morning give thanks for the food and for the joy of living. If you see no reason for giving thanks, the fault lies only in yourself. – Tecumseh

The heart that gives thanks is a happy one, for we cannot feel thankful and unhappy at the same time. – Douglas Wood

“The more one does and sees and feels, the more one is able to do, and the more genuine may be one’s appreciation of fundamental things like home, and love, and understanding companionship.” Amelia Earhart

“Gratitude is a quality similar to electricity: It must be produced and discharged and used up in order to exist at all.” — William Faulkner

“Gratitude and attitude are not challenges; they are choices.” — Robert Braathe

“Dream more than others think practical. Expect more than others think possible.” — Howard Schultz

“Your work is to discover your work and then with all your heart to give yourself to it.” — Buddha

“The only way to do great work is to love what you do.” — Steve Jobs

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then, is not an act, but a habit." — Aristotle

“Satisfaction lies in the effort, not in the attainment.” — Mahatma Gandhi

“None of us, including me, ever do great things. But we can all do small things, with great love, and together we can do something wonderful." — Mother Teresa

“If everyone is moving forward, then success takes care of itself.” — Henry Ford

“If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else.” — Booker T. Washington

“It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.” — Napolean Hill

“Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.” — Helen Keller

"Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence win championships.” — Michael Jordan

“Gratitude bestows reverence… changing forever how we experience life and the world.” — John Milton

“The soul that gives thanks can find comfort in everything; the soul that complains can find comfort in nothing.” — Hannah Whitall Smith

“If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.” — Meister Eckhart

“Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art… It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things which gives value to survival.” — C.S. Lewis

“Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.” — Marcel Proust

“Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.” — Helen Keller

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

“True forgiveness is when you can say, ‘Thank you for that experience.’” — Oprah Winfrey

“If you fail to carry around with you a heart of gratitude for the love you’ve been so freely given, it is easy for you not to love others as you should.” — Paul David Tripp

“Don’t let the sun go down without saying thank you to someone, and without admitting to yourself that absolutely no one gets this far alone.” — Stephen King

“What separates privilege from entitlement is gratitude.”

“What separates privilege from entitlement is gratitude.” — Brené Brown

“In ordinary life, we hardly realize that we receive a great deal more than we give, and that it is only with gratitude that life becomes rich.” — Dietrich Bonhoeffer

“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

“Let gratitude be the pillow upon which you kneel to say your nightly prayer. And let faith be the bridge you build to overcome evil and welcome good.” — Dr. Maya Angelou

“Keep your eyes open to your mercies. The man who forgets to be thankful has fallen asleep in life.” — Robert Louis Stevenson

“No duty is more urgent than giving thanks.” — James Allen

“When eating fruit, remember the one who planted the tree.” — Vietnamese proverb

“It’s a funny thing about life: once you begin to take note of the things you are grateful for, you begin to lose sight of the things that you lack.” — Germany Kent

“When you arise in the morning, give thanks for the food and for the joy of living. If you see no reason for giving thanks, the fault lies only in yourself.” — Tecumseh

“The heart that gives thanks is a happy one, for we cannot feel thankful and unhappy at the same time.” — Douglas Wood

“Let us awaken and feel alive with joy and appreciation for the gift of this life.” — Brendon Burchard

“When I started counting my blessings, my whole life turned around.” — Willie Nelson

“Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has plenty; not on your misfortunes, of which all men have some.” — Charles Dickens

“He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has.” — Epictetus

“You changed my life without even trying, and I don’t think I could ever tell you how much you mean to me. I can’t imagine what things would be like if I hadn’t met you.” — Steve Maraboli

“I appreciate you more because of the road I’ve traveled. My story brought me to you and I wouldn’t revise a word of my past if it led me anywhere but to your door.” — Aaron Polson

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

“Appreciation is a wonderful thing. It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well.” — Voltaire

“Appreciation, not possession, makes a thing ours.”

“Appreciation, not possession, makes a thing ours.” — Marty Rubin

“I would rather be able to appreciate things I cannot have than to have things I am not able to appreciate.” — Elbert Hubbard

“Feeling grateful or appreciative of someone or something in your life actually attracts more of the things that you appreciate and value into your life.” — Northrup Christiane

“Next to excellence is the appreciation of it.

“Next to excellence is the appreciation of it.” — William Makepeace Thackery

“We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures.” — Thorton Wilder

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

“The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of appreciation for goodness.” — Dalai Lama

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” — Dr. Maya Angelou

“Excellence is not a skill, it’s an attitude!” — Ralph Marston

“Everyone wants to be appreciated, so if you appreciate someone, don’t keep it a secret.” — Mary Kay Ash

close