Thank You Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old thank you quotes, thank you sayings, and thank you proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

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

Thornton Wilder

Gratitude gives infinite fullness of life.     

Lailah Gifty Akita

Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all the others.     


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

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 makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.     

Melody Beattie

You can say it too little, but you can never say, Thank You, too many times.     

LM Fields

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

Dalai Lama

Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.      

Marcel Proust

Give thanks for a little and you will find a lot.     

Hansa Proverb

Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.     

Marcel Proust

If you want to turn your life around, try thankfulness. It will change your life mightily.     

Gerald Good

The depth and the willingness with which we serve is a direct reflection of our gratitude.     

Gordon T. Watts

Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul.     

Henry Ward Beecher

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


Gratitude is one of the least articulate of the emotions, especially when it is deep.     

Felix Frankfurter

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

To say thank you, is in recognition of humanity.     

Toni Mont

Cultivate the habit of being grateful for every good thing that comes to you, and to give thanks continuously. And because all things have contributed to your advancement, you should include all things in your gratitude.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Gratitude is when memory is stored in the heart and not in the mind.     

Lionel Hampton

Gratitude is the memory of the heart.     

Jean Baptiste Massieu

I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought, and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder.     

G.K. Chesterton

When you are grateful fear disappears and abundance appears.     

Anthony Robbins

'Thank you' is the best prayer that anyone could say. I say that one a lot. Thank you expresses extreme gratitude, humility, understanding.      

Alice Walker

Take time to be kind and to say 'thank you.'      

Zig Ziglar

No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.     

James Allen

Thankfulness is the beginning of gratitude.Gratitude is the completion of thankfulness. Thankfulness may consist merely of words. Gratitude is shown in acts.     

David O. McKay

Two kinds of gratitude: The sudden kind we feel for what we take; the larger kind we feel for what we give.      

Edwin Arlington Robinson

Not what we say about our blessings, but how we use them, is the true measure of our thanksgiving.     

W.T. Purkiser