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  • Being Thankful

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    “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. Being thankful shows that we appreciate one another, thankfulness brings us together. We have to be grateful for what we have, because some people aren’t as fortunate as us. Most of us have shelter, food, and a loving family. That is all we need, we have to show that we appreciate it. Four of the people that I am the most thankful for are my grandparents

  • Essay On Being Thankful

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    think, or more like us kids think, parents have to do everything for us. Problems is, they don't. My family is in general the best and most sophisticated and fantastic people to be around! I have so much to be thankful for, but the most important things that I have in this world to be thankful for is God and the wonderful sympathetic and supportive people in my life. It self explanatory that god was the reason of my brother’s recovery. My brother said we he was in a coma it was very luminous. He remembers

  • The Importance Of Being Thankful

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    We Are Thankful I’m Thankful for I am thankful for my family,and friends because they're what keep me motivated even if i feel like quitting or if I am disappointed for some reason or another. For example when I felt like quitting when we were doing snakes in football my friend tavin said, “ You got this I will stay by you the whole time keep going.’’ My life is one of the most important things i’m thankful for because i’m lucky to wake up in the morning and do what I have to do with my body

  • Being Thankful For My Family

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    I think being thankful is very important. I believe gratitude turns what we have into enough. If you are thankful for things it makes you appreciate them more that way. It's good to be thankful so that you know how lucky you are. There is always something to be thankful for. I’m thankful for my grandparents, my family and my dog. I am so thankful for my grandparents. They love and care for me so much in their own ways. My grandma Bev plays Gin Rummy with me whenever she visits. Usually, she comes

  • Being Thankful For My Life

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    “Thank Jesus every day of your life, not just on Thanksgiving day.” This insightful quote by the famous author, Sonia Parker, made me realize how many things I have to be thankful for and reminds me to count my blessings daily. I need to take time everyday to truly appreciate what I have in my life, even the things I take for granted like having a roof over my head in a neighborhood that I love, a cozy bedroom to call my own, a comfortable bed to sleep on every night, a closet full of clean clothes

  • Being Thankful Research Paper

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    Being thankful is not hard to do but I neglect to acknowledge what I am blessed with. There are numerous benefits by being thankful. In a 2012 study by the University of Kentucky, it states that being grateful will improve empathy and will cut down aggression. Also, a 2014 study published in Emotion, it proves that you can win friends by simply saying “thank you.” During summer of 2013, my family and I took a trip/vacation to Vietnam. On this trip, I mourned my grandpa’s death, reunited with my

  • Being Thankful For My Grandparents

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    I am thankful for a lot in life, but I’ve just chosen three and those are my Grandparents, my family, and vacations. When someone is thankful for something, they are showing respect and gratitude towards the gift or person. “Strive to find things to be thankful for, and just look for the good in who you are!”- Bethany Hamilton. Being thankful is something I strongly try to do because I think it’s a great virtue. I am so thankful for my grandma. She is always there for me, she picks me up when I

  • Importance Of Being Thankful Essay

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    What are you thankful for? Well I am thankful for food, family and friends, and a house. All of these things are a big part of my life. Some kids in the world do not have food,shelter, toys, family, friends, and more. We are thankful for all of the support given to us and we are thankful for the lives we were given to live. If we did not have support we would have nothing everyone needs support even when not asked for it. I am thankful for food because without food I would not be able to live.

  • Being Thankful For Your Life

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    Wale Ayeni once said, “Be thankful for what you have. Your life, no matter how bad you think it is, it is someone else’s fairytale.” Thankfulness should be a significant part of our everyday lives. It is important to be thankful because it is a way to express our gratitude towards others. Also it can possibly reduce stress because you will have a more positive mind set toward others and events during the day, such as a test or work. Being thankful is a crucial part of our lives for strength during

  • What Is Gratitude?Gratitude Is The Quality Being Thankful

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    What is gratitude? Gratitude is the quality being thankful; readiness to show appreciation for and return of kindness. When I start writing the Gratitude Journal in my psych class. I came realize a lot of good things are happening my life because I was able to list and reflect what I was really thankful for. I wasn’t’ the sad, lonely, and depress person I was back in high school. I had no friends, I was loser, bully, and. I was full of range, loneliness, and depression, writing this Gratitude show