Thanksgiving Day Quotes - Page 2

Got no check books, got no banks. Still I’d like to express my thanks. I got the sun in the morning and the moon at night.
– Irving Berlin

Thanksgiving is America’s national chow down feast, the one occasion each year when gluttony becomes a patriotic duty.
– Michael Dresser

As we express our gratitude we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.
– John Fitzgerald Kennedy

Dear Lord; we beg but one boon more: Peace in the hearts of all men living, peace in the whole world this Thanksgiving.
– Joseph Auslander

So once in every year we throng Upon a day apart, To praise the Lord with feast and song In thankfulness of heart.
– Guiterman

Our Creator shall continue to dwell above the sky, and that is where those on earth will end their thanksgiving.
– Seneca

No longer forward nor behind I look in hope or fear But grateful, take the good I find, The best of now and here.
– John Greenleaf Whittier

Nothing purchased can come close to the renewed sense of gratitude for having family and friends.
– Courtland Milloy

He who thanks but with the lips Thanks but in part; The full, the true Thanksgiving Comes from the heart.
– J.A. Shedd

The pilgrims made seven times more graves than huts evertheless, set aside a day of thanksgiving.
– H. W. Westermayer

For what I give, not what I take, For battle, not for victory, My prayer of thanks I make.
– Odell Shepard

A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue, but the parent of all the other virtues.
– Cicero

There is one day that is ours. Thanksgiving Day is the one day that is purely American.
– O. Henry

God has two dwellings; one in heaven, and the other in a meek and thankful heart.
– Izaak Walton

I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and new.
– Will Carleton

O Lord that lends me life, Lend me a heart replete with thankfulness.
– William Shakespeare

Gluttony and surfeiting are no proper occasions for thanksgiving.
– Charles Lamb

Forever on Thanksgiving Day the heart will find the pathway home.
– Wilbur D. Nesbit

Thanksgiving was never meant to be shut up in a single day.
– Robert Caspar Lintner

what the farmer does with the turkey until Thanksgiving.
– Mike Connolly