Thank You Quotes and Inspirational Quotes

Thank you quotes are great for adding a touch of inspiration or humor to your thank you notes.

They remind us to be grateful for what we have, and to not take ourselves too seriously.

If you find yourself struggling to find the right words, look to these writers, poets and comics--of the past and present--for inspiration.

Inspirational Quotes and Thank You Quotes

"Think big thoughts, but relish small pleasures." - H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

"Thanksgiving is possible only for those who take time to remember; no one can give thanks who has a short memory." -


"That it will never come again, Is what makes life so sweet." - Emily Dickinson

"Most people are about as happy as they make up their minds to be."
- Abraham Lincoln

"It is more blessed to give than to receive." - Acts 20:35

"Happiness is an inside job." - H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

"A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"If the only prayer you ever say in your entire life is 'thank you', it will be enough." - Meister Eckhart

"A friend is a gift you give yourself" - Robert Louis Stevenson

"A man that hath friends must show himself friendly." Proverbs 18:24

"I thank you God for this most amazing day, for the leaping greenly spirits of trees, and for the blue dream of sky and for everything which is natural, which is infinite, which is yes." - E. E. Cummings


Humorous Thank You Quotes

"God gave us our relatives; thank God we can choose our friends." - Ethel Watts Mumford

"I think we're seeing in working mothers a change from 'Thank God it's Friday' to 'Thank God it's Monday.'

If any working mother has not experienced that feeling, her children are not adolescent." - Ann Diehl.

"Thank God we're living in a country where the sky's the limit, the stores are open late and you can shop in bed thanks to television." - Joan Rivers

More Thank You Quotes and Inspirational Quotes

"I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought, and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder." - G. K. Chesterton

"The purpose of life is a life of purpose." - Robert Byrne

"It is one of the most beautiful compensations of life that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"One can never pay in gratitude; one can only pay 'in kind' somewhere else in life." - Anne Morrow Lindbergh

"Well done is better than well said." - Benjamin Franklin

"God gave you a gift of 86,400 seconds today. Have you used one to say 'thank you?'" - William Arthur Ward


I hope you gained a few ideas on my thank you quotes page. If you'd like more inspiration, try my sample thank you notes page.

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