“ Old age is not a matter for sorrow. It is matter for thanks if we have left our work done behind us. ”

- Thomas Carlyle

“ None of us got to where we are alone. Whether the assistance we received was obvious or subtle, acknowledging someone's help is a big part of understanding the importance of saying thank you. ”

- Harvey Mackay

“ I'm just thankful for everything, all the blessings in my life, trying to stay that way. I think that's the best way to start your day and finish your day. It keeps everything in perspective. ”

- Tim Tebow

“ '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

“ I'm thankful for the ability to share my faith in a lot of different places. It's something that I take as a responsibility and an obligation to handle as best as I can. ”

- Tim Tebow

“ I was given such a great gift. It's a miracle that never stops amazing me and reminding me to give thanks, every day. Having a wife and daughter gives me a lot more purpose. I was much more selfish before, but now I think about what kind of role model I'll be. I just want to be a better man. ”

- Jake Owen

“ It makes me feel so amazing to know there's people out here that support me and follow me on Twitter and watch my shows on YouTube and come to my concert, so I'm very thankful. ”

- Austin Mahone

“ I am definitely a Type A personality, always rushing around, trying to do too much, not good at just lying on the beach. But I'm so thankful for everything I have: wonderfully supportive parents and sisters, the best husband in the world, terrific students I love teaching and hanging out with, and above all, my two amazing daughters. ”

- Amy Chua

“ I understand that being able to appeal to the public and having an amazing sense of humour is not something that comes easy. It's definitely a gift and for which I'm thankful. ”

- Kevin Hart

“ There are many amazing female directors that made work in more skewed times, so we should be thankful for the boundaries they pushed through. ”

- Jillian Mayer

“ I believe that human beings are born first and given passports later. I'm really thankful for my journey. And it's a journey I didn't design. ”

- Alfonso Cuaron

“ I am thankful the most important key in history was invented. It's not the key to your house, your car, your boat, your safety deposit box, your bike lock or your private community. It's the key to order, sanity, and peace of mind. The key is 'Delete.' ”

- Elayne Boosler

“ I don't think you should spend your life praying for things, but I do believe you should thank God for what He's given you... but I think the scripture teaches us that we can pray for our dreams, pray for the big things... he's not a small God this God is incredible. ”

- Joel Osteen

“ Be true to yourself, help others, make each day your masterpiece, make friendship a fine art, drink deeply from good books - especially the Bible, build a shelter against a rainy day, give thanks for your blessings and pray for guidance every day. ”

- John Wooden

“ Thank you, dear God, for this good life and forgive us if we do not love it enough. Thank you for the rain. And for the chance to wake up in three hours and go fishing: I thank you for that now, because I won't feel so thankful then. ”

- Garrison Keillor

“ I'm just really thankful to have the chance to portray a character you don't see every day. ”

- Regina King

“ I think the best advice came from Drew Barrymore, about always finding love in everything you do and keeping a positive attitude and being thankful. ”

- Bella Thorne

“ Gratitude bestows reverence, allowing us to encounter everyday epiphanies, those transcendent moments of awe that change forever how we experience life and the world. ”

- John Milton

“ Thankfully, dreams can change. If we'd all stuck with our first dream, the world would be overrun with cowboys and princesses. ”

- Stephen Colbert

“ The brave who focus on all things good and all things beautiful and all things true, even in the small, who give thanks for it and discover joy even in the here and now, they are the change agents who bring fullest Light to all the world. ”

- Ann Voskamp