15 Quotes About Appreciating the Simple Things

"Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings."

William Arthur Ward

“Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough.”

Oprah Winfrey

“Whenever you feel like criticizing any one . . . just remember that all the people in this world haven't had the advantages that you've had.”

F. Scott Fitzgerald

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

Marcel Proust

"Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year."

Ralph Waldo Emerson

"When we find someone who is brave, fun, intelligent, and loving, we have to thank the universe."

Maya Angelou

"When I started counting my blessings, my whole life turned around."

Willie Nelson

"Gratitude is more of a compliment to yourself than someone else."

Raheel Farooq

"Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realise they were the big things."

Robert Brault

"Dance. Smile. Giggle. Marvel. TRUST. HOPE. LOVE. WISH. BELIEVE. Most of all, enjoy every moment of the journey, and appreciate where you are at this moment instead of always focusing on how far you have to go."

Mandy Hale

"With freedom, books, flowers, and the moon, who could not be happy?"

Oscar Wilde

"I am thankful for laughter, except when milk comes out of my nose."

Woody Allen

"Things turn out best for people who make the best of the way things turn out."

John Wooden

"Forget yesterday—it has already forgotten you. Don't sweat tomorrow—you haven't even met. Instead, open your eyes and your heart to a truly precious gift—today."

Steve Maraboli

"To receive honestly is the best thanks for a good thing."

George MacDonald

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