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Happy Thanksgiving Quotes Wishes in English 2017

1. “If you are really thankful, what do you do? You share.”
― W Clement Stone
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2. “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

3. “If you think Independence Day is America’s defining holiday, think again. Thanksgiving deserves that title, hands-down.”
― Tony Snow

4. “Even though we’re a week and a half away from Thanksgiving, it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas.”
― Richard Roeper

5. “Pride slays thanksgiving, but a humble mind is the soil out of which thanks naturally grow. A proud man is seldom a grateful man, for he never thinks he gets as much as he deserves.”
― Henry Ward Beecher


6. “The thankful receiver bears a plentiful harvest.”
― William Blake

7. “One moment of prayer, of weak worship, confused contrition, tepid thanksgiving, or pitiful petition will bring us closer to God than all the books of theology in the world.”
― Peter Kreeft

8. “Superficial social niceties are far different from the deep emotion of thanksgiving.”
― Alexandra Katehakis

9. “There is no Thanksgiving back in the old country where I come from. You know why? Because being thankful is a sin.”
― Craig Ferguson

10. “If the only prayer you said in your whole life was, ‘thank you,’ that would suffice.”
― Meister Eckhart


11. “I celebrated Thanksgiving in an old-fashioned way. I invited everyone in my neighborhood to my house, we had an enormous feast, and then I killed them and took their land.”
― Jon Stewart

12. “Giving thanks fills you with light and joy so you can shine like the bright star you truly are.”
― Amy Leigh Mercree

13. “America has developed a pie tradition unequivocally and unapologetically at the sweet end of the scale, and at no time is this better demonstrated than at Thanksgiving.”
― Janet Clarkson

14. “Thanksgiving is not only being aware of the abundance of good in the world but embracing it.”
― Richelle E. Goodrich

15. “Thanksgiving, man. Not a good day to be my pants.”
― Kevin James

16. “Forever on Thanksgiving Day the heart will find the pathway home.”
― Wilbur D Nesbit

17. “Carry your Cross with Endurance and Thanksgiving.”
― psalmsgrace

18. “My business associate said, “OK, Jarod, let’s talk turkey.” And I said, “If you want to talk turkey, you’ll have to wait until Thanksgiving.”
― Jarod Kintz

19. “That’s one of the great things about Thanksgiving: Football’s on!”
― Michael Strahan

20. “My cooking is so bad my kids thought Thanksgiving was to commemorate Pearl Harbor.”
― Phyllis Diller

21. “If you think about a Thanksgiving dinner, it’s really like making a large chicken.”
― Ina Garten

22. “So once in every year we throng upon a day apart, to praise the Lord with feast and song in thankfulness of heart.”
― Arthur Guiterman

23. “Best of all is to preserve everything in a pure, still heart, and let there be for every pulse a thanksgiving, and for every breath a song.”
― Konrad von Gesner

24. “Thanksgiving is a season that is very much in accord with the themes and teachings of Jesus Christ.”
― John Clayton

25. “I’m not from the States, so Thanksgiving, for me, was never a huge tradition.”
― Daniela Ruah

26. “Not what we say about our blessings, but how we use them, is the true measure of our thanksgiving.”
― W.T. Purkiser

27. “You shouldn’t just give during Christmas and Thanksgiving you should be giving all the time.”
― Alcurtis Turner

28. “Every Thanksgiving, we all write down three things we’re thankful for and put them in a hat. Then we pass the hat around the dinner table and everyone has to guess who wrote what!”
― Debby Ryan

29. “While I may not always feel joy, God asks me to give thanks in all things because He knows that the feeling of joy begins in the action of thanksgiving.”
― Ann Voskamp

30. “Thanksgiving is one of my favorite days of the year because it reminds us to give thanks and to count our blessings. Suddenly, so many things become so little when we realize how blessed and lucky we are.”
― Joyce Giraud

31. “Thanksgiving dinners take eighteen hours to prepare. They are consumed in twelve minutes. Half-times take twelve minutes. This is not coincidence.”
― Erma Bombeck

32. “Christmas is more stressful with present buying and making sure everyone gets included, but Thanksgiving is really not that. I don’t ever really get stressed out about the food.”
― Sandra Lee

33. “Being an Ethiopian-born, Swedish-raised chef, there’s nothing traditional about my Thanksgiving spread.”
― Marcus Samuelsson

34. “It is now common knowledge that the average American gains 7 pounds between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day.”
― Marilu Henner

35. “Although Thanksgiving comes but once a year, every day should be a day of Thanks. Among all the challenges that we face as people with hearing loss there are certainly brighter moments in every day – moments that deserve to be recorded in our Gratitude Journal.”
― Monique Hammond

36. “God is glorified, not by our groans, but by our thanksgivings.”
― Edwin Percy Whipple

37. “Eucharisteo—thanksgiving—always precedes the miracle.”
― Ann Voskamp

38. “Over the Thanksgiving holiday I took time to reflect on what is most important to me and realized I need to find a way to put the fun back into racing.”
― Kurt Busch

39. “Leaders inspire themselves and others to do, be, give and become more than they ever thought possible.”
― Tony Robbins

40. “There is one day that is ours. Thanksgiving Day is the one day that is purely American.”
― O. Henry

41. “Forever on Thanksgiving Day The heart will find the pathway home.”
― Wilbur D. Nesbit

42. “I like football. I find its an exciting strategic game. Its a great way to avoid conversation with your family at Thanksgiving.”
― Craig Ferguson

43. “Thanksgiving is an emotional holiday. People travel thousands of miles to be with people they only see once a year. And then discover once a year is way too often.”
― Johnny Carson

44. “When I was just starting out in the business, I used to love to watch Lorne Greene doing the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. I said right then, ‘That’s what I want to do someday,’ and it’s been one dream that has come true.”
― Willard Scott

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

46. “Is the height of my chara joy dependent on the depths of my eucharisteo thanks?”
― Ann Voskamp

47. “Pride slays thanksgiving, but a humble mind is the soil out of which thanks naturally grow. A proud man is seldom a grateful man, for he never thinks he gets as much as he deserves.”
― Henry Ward Beecher

48. “I still love you, Pidge. She didn’t look up. “Don’t. I’m not doing this for you. I sucked in a breath, physical pain shooting in all directions in my chest. I know.”
― Jamie McGuire

49. “On Thanksgiving day, all over America, families sit down to dinner at the same moment — halftime.”
― Author Unknown

50. “Make sure that your heartfelt thanksgiving is more consistent than your nagging needs and your passionate apology fervent than your unhealthy justifications. Be clean and hopeful.”
― Israelmore Ayivor

51. “Thanksgiving was nothing more than a pilgrim-created obstacle in the way of Christmas, a dead bird in the street that forced a brief detour.”
― Augusten Burroughs

52. “Thanksgiving dinners take eighteen hours to prepare. They are consumed in twelve minutes. Half-times take twelve minutes. This is not coincidence.”
― Erma Bombeck

53. “Thanksgiving just gets me all warm and tingly and all kinds of wonderful inside.”
― Willard Scott

54. “It wasn’t the traditional cooking most people do. For me, as a young chef, Thanksgiving meant going to work in the kitchen at places like Gotham, JoJo and Jean-Georges.”
― Wylie Dufresne

55. “Remember God’s bounty in the year. String the pearls of His favor. Hide the dark parts, except so far as they are breaking out in light! Give this one day to thanks, to joy, to gratitude!”
― Henry Ward Beecher

56. “The Christian who walks with the Lord and keeps constant communion with Him will see many reason for rejoicing and thanksgiving all day long.”
― Warren W. Wiersbe

57. “Where I grew up, I could be a punk rocker and a jock. But in college, it became apparent that those two worlds didn’t mix. When I brought my guitar back to school after Thanksgiving break, a friend handed me his bass and said, ‘Listen to the Ramones.”
― Jeff Ament

58. “Thanksgiving Day is a jewel, to set in the hearts of honest men; but be careful that you do not take the day, and leave out the gratitude.”
― E.P. Powell

59. “Gratitude is the inward feeling of kindness received. Thankfulness is the natural impulse to express that feeling. Thanksgiving is the following of that impulse.”
― Henry Van Dyke

60. “If the only prayer you said in your whole life was, “thank you,” that would suffice.”
― Meister Eckhart

61. “Thanksgiving-giving thanks in everything-prepares the way that God might show us His fullest salvation in Christ.”
― Ann Voskamp

62. “I always love the soapy conflicts between somebody’s family of origin and their new family – ‘Do I have Thanksgiving at my husband’s parents’ house, or at my parents house?”
― Jill Soloway

63. “Berries have a lot of soluble fiber. That’s why they gel up when you’re making your Thanksgiving cranberry sauce, with the pectin.”
― Michael Greger

64. “A little “thank you” that you will say to someone for a “little favour” shown to you is a key to unlock the doors that hide unseen “greater favours”. Learn to say “thank you” and why not?”
― Israelmore Ayivor

65. “Christmas is the antithesis of Thanksgiving. Christmas is pretty much a man-made holiday.”
― John Clayton

66. “Not to sound too much like Christopher Guest in ‘Waiting for Guffman,’ but on Thanksgiving you’re putting on a show!”
― Ted Allen

67. “Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings.”
― William Arthur Ward

68. “Thanksgiving, our eminent moral holiday, doesn’t have much for children. At its heart are conversation, food, drink, and fellowship – all perks of adulthood.”
― Rosecrans Baldwin

69. “Overeating at Thanksgiving is a case in point. It’s a national tradition.”
― Eric Samuel Timm

70. “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

71. “There was a time, in the not so distant past, that if you didn’t have what you needed on Thanksgiving, you were pretty much going to have to wait until Friday. Not anymore!”
― Monica Johnson

72. “Homemade stuffing is my favorite thing about Thanksgiving. I wish people served it more than just once a year.”
― Troy Gentile

73. “I absolutely adore Thanksgiving. It’s the only holiday I insist on making myself.”
― Ina Garten

74. “I am grateful for what I am and have. My thanksgiving is perpetual.”
― Henry David Thoreau

75. “Shopmas now begins on Thanksgiving Day. Apparently, escaping the families you cannot stand to spend another minute with on Thanksgiving Day to go buy them gifts is how some Americans show their affection for one another. Weird.”
― Barry Ritholtz

76. “Thanksgiving is the holiday that encompasses all others. All of them, from Martin Luther King Day to Arbor Day to Christmas to Valentine’s Day, are in one way or another about being thankful.”
― Jonathan Safran Foer

77. “To give thanks in solitude is enough. Thanksgiving has wings and goes where it must go. Your prayer knows much more about it than you do.”
― Victor Hugo

78. “Thanksgiving comes to us out of the prehistoric dimness, universal to all ages and all faiths. At whatever straws we must grasp, there is always a time for gratitude and new beginnings.”
― J. Robert Moskin

79. “I would love four children because I have a very small family, so I want those big Thanksgiving dinners.”
― Chrissy Teigen

80. “Remembering with thanks is what causes us to trust – to really believe.”
― Ann Voskamp

81. “I give thanks to my Creator for this wonderful life where each of us has the opportunity to learn lessons we could not fully comprehend by any other means.”
― Joseph B Wirthlin

82. “Life is always a party even with Thanksgiving but sometimes your are the guest of honor,sometimes your are the turkey.”
― b.huijsen

83. “I love Thanksgiving. In Canada, we don’t really have a lot of history with Thanksgiving, and it’s a holiday devoted to food, and that warms the cockles of my being.”
― Mackenzie Davis

84. “Thanksgiving is inherent to a true salvation experience; thanksgiving is necessary to live the well, whole, ‘fullest’ life.”
― Ann Voskamp

85. “I make a fabulous tofurkey for Thanksgiving. My Mexican-Italian family can’t tell the difference.”
― Christian Serratos

86. “Thanksgiving dinners take eighteen hours to prepare. They are consumed in twelve minutes. Half-times take twelve minutes. This is not coincidence.”
― Erma Bombeck

87. “You shouldn’t allow people who hurt you to occupy a fraction of your heart. Forgive and move on, especially in this season of thanksgiving.”
― Assegid Habtewold

88. “Thanksgiving reminds us that no matter what befalls us in life, we can take the charred remnants and we can reconstruct a life unimaginably richer than that from which the shards and pieces fell.”
― Craig D. Lounsbrough

89. “Thanksgiving is coming to the life-altering understanding that truly precious things can’t be owned anyway. And the wonder of it all is not only realizing that we can’t own them, but it’s realizing that we don’t have to expend the energy in the maintenance of them in order to enjoy them.”
― Craig D. Lounsbrough

90. “Thanksgiving Day is a good day to recommit our energies to giving thanks and just giving.”
― Amy Grant

91. “Thanksgiving is a posture of both mind and heart where we recognize how terribly fortunate we are, and how much we’ve been blessed despite the fact that we probably haven’t been the blessing that we should have been.”
― Craig D. Lounsbrough

92. “My whole problem is that all of my favorite things at Thanksgiving are the starches, and everyone is trying to go low-carb this year, even a green vegetable has carbs in it.”
― Ted Allen

93. “Twas the night before Thanksgiving. All the food’s in the oven. And I’m in the bedroom performin’ self lovin’.”
― Craig Ferguson

94. “My mother loved entertaining, and I’ve followed suit, so we have big celebrations for New Year, Passover, Thanksgiving and birthdays.”
― Joan Rivers

95. “The purest form of thanksgiving unto God is a reflected in our knowledge and understanding about who He is, not what we receive from Him! Thanksgiving is a continuous celebration of God’s awesome nature and Supreme Being!”
― Israelmore Ayivor

96. “The gift of speaking in tongues enables us to experience deeper prayer and thanksgiving”
― Sunday Adelaja

97. “I love chicken. I would eat chicken fingers on Thanksgiving if it were socially acceptable.”
― Todd Barry

98. “It was as if God had become not only the object of my praise and thanksgiving but my creative partner as well.”
― David Brazzeal

99. “Thanksgiving is a time when the world gets to see just how blessed and how workable the Christian system is. The emphasis is not on giving or buying, but on being thankful and expressing that appreciation to God and to one another.”
― John Clayton

100. “Thankfulness creates gratitude which generates contentment that causes peace.”
― Todd Stocker

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