Saying “thank you” is a win-win. The object of your gratitude feels good about being acknowledged, and you feel better for expressing your appreciation.
Generally speaking, everyone has so much to be thankful for another day on earth, the acts of kindness of friends and family, and the other blessings in your life.
To help communicate your gratefulness, we’ve collected some favorite thank-you memes, quotes, images, and sayings for you. Please have a spin-through. See if anything strikes your fancy for a card, a note, a social media post, or communication in person.
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Best Thank You Quotes, Memes, Sayings
1.) The more you thank life, the more life gives you to be thankful for.
2.) God gave you a gift of 86,400 seconds today. Have you used one to say thank you?
William Arthur Ward
3.) Thank you for being the reason I smile.
4.) When I started counting my blessings, my whole life turned around.
5.) You put the “You” in Thank You!
Nice Thank You Memes
This is one of those thank you memes that is a good reminder to us all.
Good Thank You Meme
These thank-you images remind us all of the importance of expressing our gratitude to those that have helped us along our journey.
Good Thank You Quotes
7.) He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not but rejoices for those which he has.
8.) Of all the characteristics needed for both a happy and morally decent life, none surpasses gratitude. Grateful people are happier, and grateful people are more morally decent.
9.) All our discontent about what we want appeared to spring from the want of thankfulness for what we have.
10.) Be thankful for your problems. If they were less difficult, someone with less ability might have your job.
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11.) God has two dwellings, one in heaven and the other in a meek and thankful heart.
12.) Be grateful for what you already have while you pursue your goals.
13.) The thankful receiver bears a plentiful harvest.
14.) A teacher affects eternity: he can never tell where his influence stops.
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15.) We can always find something to be thankful for, and there may be reasons why we ought to be thankful for even those dispensations which appear dark and frowning.
16.) Thankfulness is the beginning of gratitude. Gratitude is the completion of thankfulness. Thankfulness may consist merely of words. Gratitude is shown in acts.
David O. McKay
17.) 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.
18.) It isn’t what you have in your pocket that makes you thankful, but what you have in your heart.
Tip: These thank you images and thank you memes work great on social media for events like saying thanks for happy birthday greetings, mother’s day wishes, and other kind messages. Your friends and family will appreciate the gesture.
Thank You Memes: Marcel Prouse
The simple message in thank you memes like this strikes home in nearly every situation.
19.) Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.
20.) Gratitude is the healthiest of all human emotions. The more you express gratitude for what you have, the more likely you will have even more to express gratitude for.
21.) The real gift of gratitude is that the more grateful you are, the more present you become.
22.) Gratitude is the most exquisite form of courtesy.
23.) Gratitude changes the pangs of memory into a tranquil joy.
24.) Have an attitude of gratitude.
Thomas S. Monson
Good Thank You Quotes
25.) Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgiving, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings.
William Arthur Ward
26.) Practice being grateful for everything that life has blessed you with.
27.) Thankfulness may consist merely of words. Gratitude is shown in acts.
Henri Frederic Amiel
28.) Gratitude is one of the most medicinal emotions we can feel. It elevates our moods and fills us with joy.
Sara Avant Stover
29.) I may not be where I want to be, but I’m thankful for not being where I used to be.
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Many Thanks Quotations
30.) Two kinds of gratitude: The sudden kind we feel for what we take; the larger kind we feel for what we give.
Edwin Arlington Robinson
31.) When we focus on our gratitude, the tide of disappointment goes out, and the tide of love rushes in.
32.) Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues but the parent of all others.
33.) Gratitude is the memory of the heart.
Jean Baptiste Massieu
34.) Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life.
35.) None is more impoverished than the one who has no gratitude. Gratitude is a currency that we can mint for ourselves and spend without fear of bankruptcy.
Fred De Witt Van Amburgh
36.) Gratitude is a quality similar to electricity: it must be produced and discharged and used up in order to exist at all.
37.) Gratitude is the sign of noble souls.
38.) What you truly acknowledge truly is yours. Invite your heart to be grateful, and your thank yous will be heard even when you don’t use words.
Saying Thank You in Spanish, French, German, and Other Languages
- Thank You in Spanish — Gracias; Gratitude is gratitude.
- French — Je vous remercie.
- Italian — Grazie.
- Japanese — ありがとうございました
- German — Danke.
- Arabic — shuykraan.
- Irish — go raibh maith agat.
- Korean — 고맙습니다
- Latin — gratias tibi.
- Russian — Спасибо.
- Chinese — 谢谢
- Portuguese — obrigado.
- Greek — ευχαριστώ
- Polish — Dziękuję Ci
- Swedish- tack.
Appreciation Quotations for Notes
39.) The way to develop the best that is in a person is by appreciation and encouragement.
40.) The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of appreciation for goodness.
41.) Appreciation is a wonderful thing. It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well.
42.) Appreciation is the highest form of prayer, for it acknowledges the presence of good wherever you shine the light of your thankful thoughts.
43.) When you share with someone your appreciation and gratitude, they will not forget you. Appreciation will return to you many times.
44.) When you show appreciation, the object of your attention blossoms and flourishes.
45.) We must learn to appreciate life. Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
Thank You Memes: Appreciation
From the Bottom of My Heart
46.) Flattery is from the teeth out. Sincere appreciation is from the heart out.
47.) To speak gratitude is courteous and pleasant; to enact gratitude is generous and noble, but to live gratitude is to touch heaven.
48.) Appreciate what you have, where you are, and who you are within this moment.
49.) For all you do, for who you are, I will be forever grateful you are in my life.
50.) The deepest craving of human nature is the need to be appreciated.
51.) 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.
52.) Gratitude is when memory is stored in the heart and not in the mind.
53.) When you rise in the morning, give thanks for the light, for your life, for your strength. Give thanks for your food and for the joy of living. If you see no reason to give thanks, the fault lies in yourself.
54.) Stop thinking of gratitude as a buy product of your circumstances and start thinking of it as a worldview.
55.) Every time we remember to say thank you, we experience nothing less than heaven on earth.
Sarah Ban Breathnach
56.) Saying thanks costs nothing but gives everything.
57.) I feel a very unusual sensation – if it is not indigestion, I think it must be gratitude.
58.) No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
59.) Be grateful for what you already have, and you will attract more good things.
60.) Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul.
Henry Ward Beecher
61.) Learn to be thankful for what you already have while you pursue all that you want.
62.) Be thankful for everything that happens in your life; it’s all an experience.
Roy T. Bennett
63.) I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
64.) Some people grumble that roses have thorns; I am grateful that thorns have roses.
Endless Gratitude Quotes
65.) Cultivate the habit of being grateful for every good thing that comes to you and to give thanks continuously.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
66.) There’s no happier person than a truly thankful, content person.
67.) If you can’t reward, then you should thank them.
68.) Beggar that I am, I am even poor in thanks.
69.) Be thankful for your trials. If you’re being tested, you’re being perfected. Which means you have a divine purpose and reason to rejoice.
70.) Anyone who does anything to help a child in his life is a hero to me.
Thanks For Friends Quotations
71.) At times our own light goes out and is rekindled by a spark from another person. Each of us has cause to think with deep gratitude of those who have lighted the flame within us.
72.) A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.
73.) Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.
74.) Feeling grateful or appreciative of someone or something in your life actually attracts more of the things that you appreciate and value in your life.
75.) Let us be grateful to people who make us happy.
76.) It’s the friends you can call up at 4 am that matters.
77.) Thank you for coming into my life and giving me joy. Thank you for loving me and receiving my love in return. (And) Thank you for the memories I will cherish forever. But most of all, thank you for showing me that there will come a time when I can eventually let you go.
78.) Oh, I get by with a little help from my friends.
79.) When it comes to life, the critical thing is whether you take things for granted or take them with gratitude.
G. K. Chesterton
80.) I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
81.) So many people have touched my heart and made an impact on my world. I’m thankful for every lesson and learning experience.
Thank You God Quotations
82.) ‘Thank you’ is the best prayer that anyone could say. I say that one a lot. Thank you expresses extreme gratitude, humility, and understanding.
83.) If the only prayer you ever say in your entire life is thank you, it will be enough.
84.) My legacy doesn’t matter. It isn’t important that I be remembered. It’s important that when I stand before the Lord, he says, ‘Well done, good and faithful servant.’ I want to finish strong.
85.) I want to thank you, Lord, for life and all that’s in it. Thank you for the day and for the hour and the minute.
86.) O Lord, who lends me life, lend me a heart replete with thankfulness.
87.) If you suffer, thank God. It is a sure sign that you are alive.
We are Blessed
88.) Hem your blessings with thankfulness so they don’t unravel.
89.) A single grateful thought toward heaven is the most perfect prayer.
Gotthold Ephraim Lessing
90.) Each of us has much for which to be grateful if we will but pause and contemplate our blessings.
Thomas S Monson
91.) Thank God every morning when you get up that you have something to do that day, which must be done, whether you like it or not.
James Russell Lowell
92.) Be grateful for small mercies.
93.) If you haven’t all the things you want, be grateful for the things you don’t have that you wouldn’t want.
94.) So long, and thanks for all the fish.
Thankful for You
95.) I appreciate you more because of the road I’ve traveled. My story brought me to you, and I wouldn’t revise a word of my past if it led me anywhere but to your door.
96.) Words are never warm and tender enough to express one’s appreciation of great kindness.
97.) We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures.
98.) How far that little candle throws his beams. So shines a good deed in a weary world.
99.) Your thoughtfulness will always be remembered.
100.) The only people with whom you should try to get even are those who have helped you.
John E. Southard
101.) One man may hit the mark, another blunder, but heed not these distinctions. Only from the alliance of the one, working with and through the other, are great things born.
Antoine de Sainte-Exupery
For All You Do
102.) I appreciate you. Especially your heart.
103.) As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words but to live by them.
John F. Kennedy
104.) What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us; what we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal.
105.) You changed my life without even trying, and I don’t think I could ever tell you how much you mean to me. I can’t imagine what things would be like if I hadn’t met you.
106.) One can pay back the loan of gold, but one dies forever in debt to those who are kind.
107.) A grateful mind is a great mind which eventually attracts to itself great things.
108.) I would thank you from the bottom of my heart, but my heart has no bottom for you.
109.) A noble person is mindful and thankful for the favors he receives from others.
110.) Thank you. You have shown me the way back to myself.
111.) I thank everyone that has caused me to suffer; without you, I would have no reason to express myself.
Words of Thanks Meme
Thank You, Teacher
112.) If you have to put someone on a pedestal, put teachers. They are society’s heroes.
113.) Teachers, I believe, are the most responsible and important members of society because their professional efforts affect the fate of the earth.
114.) Teachers open the door. You enter by yourself.
115.) Thank you for answering the call to be teachers. Thank you for the enduring impression you’ve made in the lives you have touched.
116.) Teaching is not a lost art, but the regard for it is a lost tradition.
117.) For your thoughtfulness and generosity from you, I have learned much of life’s philosophy. Thank you sincerely.
118.) A wise lover values not so much the gift of the lover as the love of the giver.
Thomas Ã¡ Kempis
Messages For Him
119.) If I were to write all the reasons I am thankful for you on tiny slips of paper, they would easily fill up the entire ocean.
120.) Let me just say that this has been the best year yet. We have made lots of great memories and had some really great times. I owe it all to you.
121.) I used to think that true happiness was not a possibility for me, but ever since I first met you, you have completely changed my life and changed my mind. Words simply cannot express how grateful I am to you for everything you have done.
122.) Thanks for erasing the word nightmare from the dictionary of my life. You have made my life a dream come true.
123.) Even when I forget to say thank you, please know always that I do appreciate you and value you.
124.) When you practice gratefulness, there is a sense of respect for others.
125.) We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude.
126.) Gratitude is one of the least articulate of the emotions, especially when it is deep.
127.) The trick is to be grateful when your mood is high and graceful when it is low.
128.) Saying thank you is more than good manners; it is good spirituality.
129.) It is impossible to feel grateful and depressed at the same moment.
130.) You can say it too little, but you can never say, Thank You too many times.
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131.) The unthankful heart discovers no mercies, but the thankful heart will find, in every hour, some heavenly blessings.
Henry Ward Beecher
132.) Take time to be kind and to say ‘thank you.’
133.) We are in the wrong state of mind if we are not in a thankful state of mind.
134.) Give thanks for a little, and you will find a lot.
135.) Nothing is more honorable than a grateful heart.
136.) You won’t be happy with more until you’re happy with what you’ve got.
137.) If you want to turn your life around, try thankfulness. It will change your life mightily.
138.) Gratitude is riches. Complaint is poverty.
139.) To say thank you is in recognition of humanity.
140.) Saying “thank you” creates love.
Daphne Rose Kingma
141.) A proud man is seldom a grateful man, for he never thinks he gets as much as he deserves.
Henry Ward Beecher
142.) Reflect upon your present blessings — of which every man has many — not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
143.) For me, giving thanks is a sign of appreciation and gratitude that also brings about a deep sense of peace.
Thanks For Your Help Quotes
144.) No one is more cherished in this world than someone who lightens the burden of another. Thank you.
145.) Something that has always puzzled me all my life is why, when I am in special need of help, the good deed is usually done by somebody on whom I have no claim.
146.) Sometimes, I forget to thank the people who make my life happy in so many ways.
147.) Be grateful for whoever comes because each has been sent as a guide from beyond.
148.) I am thankful that there are those among us who have sacrificed dearly on behalf of us. And I ardently pray to God that I might be less like myself and more like them.
Craig D. Lounsbrough
149.) Make it a habit to tell people, “Thank you.” To express your appreciation sincerely and without the expectation of anything in return.
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150.) We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives.
John F. Kennedy
151.) For this relief, much thanks. It’s bitter cold, and I am sick at heart.
152.) No one who achieves success does so without acknowledging the help of others. The wise and confident acknowledge this help with gratitude.
Alfred North Whitehead
153.) I want to thank you for the profound joy I’ve had in the thought of you.
154.) Such lovely warmth of thought and delicacy of color are beyond all praise and equally beyond all thanks.
155.) I’m just thankful I’m surrounded by good people.
156.) Unselfish and noble actions are the most radiant pages in the biography of souls.
157.) Let us be thankful for the fools. But for them the rest of us could not succeed.
Inspirational Thank You Quotes
158.) Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.
159.) Silent gratitude isn’t much to anyone.
160.) It’s a funny thing about life, once you begin to take note of the things you are grateful for, you begin to lose sight of the things that you lack.
161.) Appreciation can make a day, even change a life. Your willingness to put it all into words is all that is necessary. Margaret Cousins
162.) Keep your eyes open to your mercies. The man who forgets to be thankful has fallen asleep in life.
Robert Louis Stevenson
163.) Wear gratitude like a cloak, and it will feed every corner of your life.
164.) Let gratitude be the pillow upon which you kneel to say your nightly prayer. And let faith be the bridge you build to overcome evil and welcome good.
165.) There is no better way to thank God for your sight than by giving a helping hand to someone in the dark.
166.) All that I am or ever hope to be, I owe to my angel Mother. Abraham Lincoln
167.) Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.
168.) If a fellow isn’t thankful for what he’s got, he isn’t likely to be thankful for what he’s going to get.
Frank A. Clark
Gratitude and Thanks
169.) Joy is the simplest form of gratitude.
170.) Gratitude is riches. Complaint is poverty.
171.) Gratitude is divine emotion: it fills the heart, but not to bursting; it warms it, but not to fever.
172.) Thank you for accepting me as I am, with my virtues and defects.
173.) You cannot do a kindness too soon because you never know how soon it will be too late.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
174.) I can no other answer make but thanks, and thanks, and ever thanks.
175.) When I started counting my blessings, my whole life turned around.
How to Use the Thank You Memes
Our thank-you memes can be used for various purposes. If someone has completed an act of kindness for you, you could thank them on Facebook. Use one of the thank you memes as the visual and write a note for all to see. A little public recognition is usually well-received.
Or, send one of the thank you memes in a personal email or text as a means of showing your appreciation. Always accompany the visual with some words of thanks and appreciation.
If someone has given you a thoughtful gift, you could use one of the thank you memes as part of a thank you text.
We hope you agree that carefully selected quotes or one of our thank you memes could serve as a nice expression of gratitude to friends and family.
By Mike O’Halloran
Mike is an author and founder of Greeting Card Poet.
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