Thanksgiving Quotes, Wishes, Messages & Captions
“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.”
“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.”
“My most memorable meal is every Thanksgiving.
I love the food: the turkey and stuffing; the sweet potatoes and rice,
which come from my mother’s Southern heritage; the mashed potatoes,
which come from my wife’s Midwestern roots; the Campbell’s green-bean casserole; and of course, pumpkin pie.”
“On Thanksgiving, I will stop to give thanks that my family is safe and healthy, especially because I realize that,
following the tragedies of this year, it is all too real a possibility that they might not have been.”
“It’s like being at the kids’ table at Thanksgiving – you can put your elbows on it, you don’t have to talk politics…
no matter how old I get, there’s always a part of me that’s sitting there.”
“Thanksgiving, our eminent moral holiday, doesn’t have much for children.
At its heart are conversation, food, drink, and fellowship – all perks of adulthood.”
“Stand up, on this Thanksgiving Day, stand upon your feet. Believe in man.
Soberly and with clear eyes, believe in your own time and place.
There is not, and there never has been a better time or a better place to live in.”
“The Thanksgiving tradition is, we overeat.
‘Hey, how about at Thanksgiving we just eat a lot?’
‘But we do that every day!’ ‘Oh. What if we eat a lot with people that annoy the hell out of us?”
“My Thanksgiving is perpetual. It is surprising how contented one can be with nothing definite — only a sense of existence.”
“A thought about Thanksgiving Day: Once, there was this day…
this one day when… everyone realized they needed each other. ”
“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.”
“The funny thing about Thanksgiving, or any big meal, is that you spend 12 hours shopping for it then go home and cook, chop, braise and blanch.
Then it’s gone in 20 minutes and everybody lies around sort of in a sugar coma and then it takes 4 hours to clean it up.”
“I always think it’s funny when Indians celebrate Thanksgiving.
I mean, sure, the Indians and Pilgrims were best friends during the first Thanksgiving,
but a few years later, the Pilgrims were shooting
“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.”
“In November, people are good to each other. They carry pies to each other’s homes and talk by crackling woodstoves, sipping mellow cider.
They travel very far on a special November day just to share a meal and to give thanks for their many blessings
– for the food on their tables and the babies in their arms.”
“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.”
“Turkey for the girls and Turkey for the boys. My favorite kind of pants is corduroys.
Gobble gobble goo and Gobble gobble nickel. I wish turkey Only cost a nickel.
Oh, I love turkey on Thanksgiving. Happy Thanksgiving everybody!
Thanksgiving is more than “one dinner.” Thanksgiving is a time for celebrating everything you love.
I love November and the American tradition of Thanksgiving. But in reality, every day should be Thanksgiving.
Indeed, it is hard if not impossible to take God out of the picture when discussing the true meaning of Thanksgiving.
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.
Thanksgiving offers us an annual pause from the pace of life return to places we do not often visit and gather with people we do not often see.
“So once in every year, we throng Upon a day apart,
to praise the Lord with feast and song In thankfulness of heart.”
I love Thanksgiving because it is a time of year when families come together.
It is a time of year when the days are shorter, the nights are colder,
but you feel warmed by the love of those around you
“When someone gives you a gift that he’s already sacrificed and paid for,
you don’t try to pay him back; you just receive the gift with thanksgiving and spontaneously lavish love on the giver.”
One of the most meaningful days of the year is Thanksgiving Day; a day full of gratitude and turkey surrounded by the love of family and friends.
A day to give thanks, and receive lots of love,
A day to spend with everyone you can think of.
The Pilgrims displayed another virtue, one they practiced every day and which stood at the heart of the First Thanksgiving.
Cicero called it the greatest of the virtues and the parent of all the rest: gratitude.
For whoever comes into your home, whoever you invite, whoever invites himself,
whoever needs to be invited, whoever’s there: Thanksgiving ought to be the best holiday of the year.
Thanksgiving is the expression of gratitude, an acknowledgment of favors or divine goodness.
It is an act of appreciation, often directed to God for all He has done or is doing in our lives.
Stand up, on this Thanksgiving Day, stand upon your feet…
There is not, and there never has been, a better time or a better place to live in.
“Thanksgiving is the end of all human conduct, whether observed in words or works.”
Simple blessings are all around us.
Once we receive them with thanksgiving and appreciation, we experience true joy.
Thanksgiving is a fun, family holiday that is celebrated every year!
Families get together and, in their way, give thanks for the Blessings that they enjoy.
Learn the lesson of thanksgiving. It is due to God, it is due to ourselves.
Thanksgiving for the past makes us trustful in the present and hopeful for the future.
What He has done is the pledge of what He will do.
Thanksgiving is an act. Hence, it is not enough to have the feeling in our hearts;
it is important to express it so that the party to whom we are giving thanks sees and knows that we are truly grateful for the good that we have received.
Don’t let autumn and its season of gratitude get lost in the blur of Christmas fanfare.
Let Thanksgiving have its day – and its attitude – in your heart
What I love about Thanksgiving is that it’s purely about getting together with friends or family and enjoying food.
It’s really for everybody, and it doesn’t matter where you’re from.
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 to enjoy them.
On Thanksgiving, I will stop to give thanks that my family is safe and healthy, especially because I realize that,
following the tragedies of this year, it is all too real a possibility that they might not have been.
Thanksgiving is about a lot of things. It’s about being grateful for all of our blessings.
It’s about family and friends coming together, sometimes for the first time in a long time.
It’s about slowing down; it’s about heritage and kindness.
As the years have passed and one Thanksgiving after another has come and gone,
I have begun to think about why Thanksgiving has been reserved for one day out of the year.
I began to wonder why many people don’t take the time to count the blessings of each day.
“Nevertheless, the highest form of thanksgiving is when we express gratitude for things that are not pleasant;
and for things that are difficult to identify as blessings.
On faith – I don’t know what tomorrow holds, but I know
Who holds tomorrow, so I approach it with confidence and thanksgiving.
There is no better opportunity to receive more than to be thankful for what you already have.
Thanksgiving opens the windows of opportunity for ideas to flow your way.
If you want a challenge, just try to get through an entire day without uttering one word of complaint.
Develop an attitude of thanksgiving in every situation.
God makes us rich in every way so we can be generous on every occasion, which will result in thanksgiving to God.
In other words, God doesn’t bless us to provide for our own needs; he blesses us so we can be generous.
It’s one thing to celebrate Thanksgiving Day every year.
It’s another to live on Gratitude Street all the time.
People who intentionally count their blessings, express their thanks,
and cultivate the quality of finding thanksgiving items in every circumstance
– those are the people who live on Gratitude Street.
Many people think I can’t live a normal life because I don’t have arms or legs.
I could choose to believe that and give up trying.
I could stay at home and wait for others to take care of me.
Instead, I choose to believe that I can do anything,
and I always try to do things my way.
I choose to be happy.
I am happy because I am always thankful.
Thanksgiving is the expression of an attitude or a philosophy of life.
A thankful person is a person who looks at life from a unique perspective,
and, therefore, sees what the ungrateful do not see
As a die-hard foodie, my ultimate holiday is of course Thanksgiving.
I wait for this day for 364 days, and the moment it’s over I begin running ideas through the back of my head for the next one.
At this time of year, we are reminded of how much we have to be thankful for.
My wish for you this Thanksgiving is that you find yourself surrounded by those you love.
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.
A day for Thanksgiving was set aside as a holiday so that we, as a nation,
could collectively give thanks to God for all of His blessings – to express our gratitude for His love and protection and provision.
At Christmas, gift-giving is another factor – all the excitement, the stuff, the things.
At Thanksgiving, it’s not as cluttered. The focus is on people coming together, sharing food from many places,
remembering to be thankful, remembering what it is we’re thankful for.
Thanksgiving Day is the day that your kitchen is going to turn into the most wonderful beautiful place in the world.
I don’t like turkey. I mean, I do. But I don’t like it on Thanksgiving. I don’t need it.
There are about 20 other dishes that get put on a table or a counter or that stay warming on the stove that I’d rather eat than turkey.
I consider myself very fortunate for having a chance to work with an expert of your caliber.
Working with you was a great learning experience for me.
I value the knowledge and insight you have. Happy Thanksgiving.
In this time of Thanksgiving, I want to express my appreciation for you.
Working with you has been an amazing opportunity for me.
I appreciate your high standards, persistence and fine sense of humor. Happy Thanksgiving.
“Each day I am thankful for nights that turned into mornings, friends that turned into family,
dreams that turned into reality and likes that turned into love.
Most importantly though, I am thankful for you today and every day.”
There have been times when I forgot to thank you for being there for me.
I take this day to tell you how special you are and how great my life has become because of you. Have a memorable Thanksgiving.
Thanksgiving is more than the festivities,
it gives us time to ponder upon what lessons we learned and how we can spread happiness around,
to look back at all the great memories and good people who came into our lives.
We appreciate you so much. Happy Thanksgiving Day to you and your loved ones.
Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. Happy Thanksgiving to those closest to my heart.
May the good things of life be yours in abundance not only at Thanksgiving but throughout the coming year.
A special greeting of Thanksgiving time to express to you our sincere appreciation for your confidence and loyalty.
We are deeply thankful and extend to you our best wishes for a happy and healthy Thanksgiving Day.
Thanksgiving for people is…The morning sun and the setting moon,
The cheerful bird and the dancing mood, The silent waters, and the playful dunes,
But more than that I cherish you. Wishing you a happy and healthy Thanksgiving Day.
May your stuffing be tasty. May your turkey plump, May your potatoes and gravy have nary a lump.
May your yams are delicious, and your pies take the prize, and may your Thanksgiving dinner stay off your thighs.
I hope that you’re surrounded with the love of your dear ones on this festive season.
Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours.
Thanksgiving wishes from across the miles from our house to yours. May your home be filled with laughter and happiness!
Sending you my warm wishes from home to home and from heart to heart to wish you a very Happy Thanksgiving!
May this day be a beautiful reminder of the wonderful things in life.
We gather on this day to be thankful for what we have, for the family we love, the friends we cherish,
and for the blessings that will come. Happy Thanksgiving!
On Thanksgiving, I don’t know how I can show enough appreciation,
to a co-worker who has given me so much motivation. Thanks for being such an inspiration.
I am enclosing with this greeting abundant love and God’s blessing for a beautiful long life.
May you wake up every morning with renewed hopes and great values, Have a joyous thanksgiving!
Thanksgiving is a time to gather around loved ones …
to be grateful for all that we have been so abundantly blessed with
and also to spare a thought for those not so lucky.
It is a season of bountifulness and a reason to share the same ….
true Thanksgiving is in actually doing that – Giving !!!
Doing good is what seems best. Doing good also earns you respect. But more than that, it makes you feel good about yourself.
Thus, do a good deed this Thanksgiving! I wish you a very Happy Thanksgiving Day!
Whatever is beautiful, Whatever is meaningful, Whatever brings you happiness…
May it be yours this Holiday Season and throughout the coming year!
My heart is filled with joy and gratitude because I have a friend like you.
I wish you a happy Thanksgiving and a terrific holiday season!
Today I want to let you know how much I appreciate you.
I know that I may not say it all the time but I am grateful for all the things you do,
I truly am. Happy Thanksgiving!
There are a lot of things to be thankful for,
but I am most thankful for a great friend like you. Happy Thanksgiving my friend!
There has been much speculation and debate as to the secret of success, however, we already know it.
It is you, our customer, our priceless key to our success. Thank you for all your support.
Wishing you and yours a fantastic Thanksgiving.
In this season of thankfulness, we are especially grateful to you,
who has worked so hard to build and create the success of our company?
Wishing you and your family a Thanksgiving full of blessings.
On this day of Thanksgiving, we pause and take a moment to be grateful for all our blessings: the freedom which this great country provides,
the opportunity for growth and achievement, good health and the confidence and trust you have given to us.
We wouldn’t be where we are without you. Our best wishes for a Happy Thanksgiving.
We give thanks to our clients, business partners, and community, which we value so greatly.
Wishing you a happy and healthy Thanksgiving.
As we pause on this Thanksgiving day and count our blessings,
we want to express to you, our team, the gratitude we have for you.
Thank you for all that you have given and contributed to make this a successful year.
Our warmest wishes to you and your family on Thanksgiving.
Dear God, I woke up today, I breathed your air, I drank your water and I beheld your abundant world.
Thank you for all the blessings and may you forgive me for all my complaints.
Sometimes I forget how amazing your world is. I am truly grateful to you, God.
It is a wonderful feeling to wake up in the morning and realize that you, oh God, have given me another day to live.
And I am especially grateful today, on this Thanksgiving, that I can be with my loved ones and honor your spirit. Amen.
Thank you, God, for always holding my hand and showing me the way.
Thank you for being my guiding star, for keeping my cup overflowing, renewing my soul and being my shepherd.
“Thanksgivings take eighteen hours to prepare. They are consumed in twelve minutes.
Half-times take twelve minutes. This is not a coincidence.” – Erma Bombeck
“You can tell you ate too much for Thanksgiving when you have to let your bathrobe out.” – Jay Leno
“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not utter words,
but to live by them.” – John F. Kennedy
“A grateful heart is not only the greatest virtue but the parent of all the other virtues.” – Cicero
“Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you,
knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current situation.” – Brian Tracy
“Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy,
and change ordinary opportunities into blessings.” – William Arthur Ward
This Thanksgiving I hope we can find many things to be thankful for. May you have a joyous Thanksgiving!
May you have a fantastic time with your family and friends and may you have a wonderful year ahead! Happy Thanksgiving greetings to you!
My heart is filled with gratitude, my life is filled with amazing people and I am thankful for these gifts from God.
May you have an abundance of blessings to count this Thanksgiving!
Laughter with family and companionship with friends are the best part of Thanksgiving.
May you have a wonderful holiday season!
May the grateful harvest of bountiful blessings be with us this year and throughout all the future.
Happy Thanksgiving day wishes!
As you gather around for a feast, may you remember to pray for those who are less fortunate?
Happy Thanksgiving wishes to you and yours!