Ralph Waldo Emerson Gratitude Quote About Making Gratitude a Habit and Thanks Thoughts a Daily Practice

Ralph Waldo Emerson Gratitude Quote About Making Gratitude a Habit and Thanks Thoughts a Daily Practice

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Are you looking for the Secret Second Half of this Ralph Waldo Emerson Gratitude Quote? Keep reading… it’s revealed below!

Why do we care about what Ralph Waldo Emerson said about Gratitude?

You can’t swing a dead tweet, pin or post without hitting a Ralph Waldo Emerson quote. That’s because Ralph Waldo Emerson was a Thought Leader and a Social Influencer long before YouTube and Facebook were born, making it possible for anybody with an Internet connection to claim those titles. Emerson was a transcendentalist before that word was created to describe people like him. His philosophy about how life worked was revolutionary for his time, and his profound wisdom has withstood the test of time.

Simply put, Ralph Waldo Emerson is quoted so often because what he said was quotable… and memorable… and embraceable… and True with a capital “T.”

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Today’s ThanksThoughts Gratitude Quote from Ralph Waldo Emerson is…

“Cultivate the habit of being grateful for every good thing that comes to you and to give thanks continuously.”

The “Secret Second Half” of the video quote above reveals more about why Emerson thought an attitude of gratitude was important enough to write and talk about. Emerson went on to say this about Gratitude as well…

“And because all things have contributed to your advancement, you should include all things in your gratitude.”

Emerson was expressing and stressing that living in a constant state of Gratitude is not only possible, it is the only stance that is appropriate. When you come to believe, as Emerson did, that the “bad” things you are NOT grateful have actually helped you to become a better person, then you realize nothing is “bad” at all. From that position, Gratitude is the only logical state of being to have at all times.

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More ThanksThoughts from Ralph Waldo Emerson:

“I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my frinds, the old and new.”

“People only see what they are prepared to see. If you look for what is good and what you can be grateful for you will find it everywhere.”

“Gratitude is the cheerfulness of wisdom.”

“To different minds, the same world is a hell, and a heaven, depending on whether they compare it to something better and so feel disappointed and bitter or something worse and so feel relieved and grateful.”

“Cultivate an attitude of gratitude, of giving and forgiving. Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.”

More ThanksThoughts Gratitude Quotes:

Oprah Winfrey on Gratitude and Focus

Dr. Joe Dispenza on Gratitude and Creating the Future

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