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335 Thoughtful Blessed Quotes For A Life Of Joy And Gratitude

The concept of being blessed in life may mean different things for different people. We are told to count our blessings, but what does each of us consider to be a blessing?

How we answer that question can determine our attitude toward every day of our lives.

Yet, there are some essential things that I think we can all agree are blessings. For instance, good health is something that we can take joy in having.

We also generally consider family to be a blessing, though some people might not feel that way, depending on their situation.

The important thing is that we all have blessings in our lives, and when we acknowledge those blessings and live in such a way as to show thanks for them, we live a more contented and joyful existence.

Join me as I explore blessed quotes, and let them help you to shine a light on the blessings in your life.

Blessed Quotes To Show Gratitude

In a world where there are issues that can get us down and cause us great worry and concern, having an attitude of gratitude is a powerful way to combat the negative.

Being grateful for what we have rather than being sorrowful or angry about what we don't have allows us to view our life from a positive stance.

When we are positive, we attract positivity. It’s that simple.

What isn’t simple for a lot of us is to just suddenly be positive. We have to work at it.

Reading blessed quotes to show gratitude will put you in a grateful mindset, and before you know it, having an attitude of gratitude will just be who you are and how you roll.

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44 Blessed Quotes To Show Gratitude

1. “Before I get out of bed, I am saying thank you. I know how important it is to be thankful.” —Al Jarreau

2. “Thankfulness is the beginning of gratitude. Gratitude is the completion of thankfulness. Thankfulness may consist merely of words. Gratitude is shown in acts.” —Henri Frederic Amiel

3. “I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought; and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder.” —G.K. Chesterton

4. “We should certainly count our blessings, but we should also make our blessings count.” —Neal A. Maxwell

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

6. “Be grateful in your own hearts. That suffices. Thanksgiving has wings, and flies to its right destination.” —Victor Hugo

7. “Enough is a feast.” —Buddhist Proverb

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

9. “Acknowledging the good that you already have in your life is the foundation for all abundance.” —Eckhart Tolle

10. “Thanksgiving is a special virtue. But ingratitude is opposed to Thanksgiving. Therefore ingratitude is a special sin.” —Thomas Aquinas

11. “Make it a habit to tell people, ‘thank you.’ To express your appreciation sincerely and without the expectation of anything in return. Truly appreciate those around you, and you’ll soon find many others around you. Truly appreciate life, and you’ll find that you have more of it.” —Ralph Marston

12. “The world has enough beautiful mountains and meadows, spectacular skies and serene lakes. It has enough lush forests, flowered fields, and sandy beaches. It has plenty of stars and the promise of a new sunrise and sunset every day. What the world needs more of is people to appreciate and enjoy it.” —Michael Josephson

13. “When you arise in the morning give thanks for the food and for the joy of living. If you see no reason for giving thanks, the fault lies only in yourself.” —Tecumseh

14. “Got no checkbooks, got no banks, still I’d like to express my thanks. I got the sun in the morning and the moon at night.” —Irving Berlin

15. “When eating fruit, remember the one who planted the tree.” —Vietnamese Proverb

16. “This a wonderful day. I've never seen this one before.” —Maya Angelou

17. “The unthankful heart discovers no mercies; but let the thankful heart sweep through the day and, as the magnet finds the iron, so it will find, in every hour, some heavenly blessings.” —Henry Ward Beecher

18. “We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures.” —Thornton Wilder

19. “The deepest craving of human nature is the need to be appreciated.” —William James

20. “We would worry less if we praised more. Thanksgiving is the enemy of discontent and dissatisfaction.” —Harry A. Ironside

21. “A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue, but the parent of all the other virtues.” —Cicero

22. “Who does not thank for little will not thank for much.” —Estonian Proverb

23. “One can never pay in gratitude; one can only pay ‘in kind’ somewhere else in life.” —Anne Morrow Lindbergh

24. “He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has.” —Epictetus

25. “I feel a very unusual sensation—if it is not indigestion, I think it must be gratitude.” —Benjamin Disraeli

26. “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.” —Albert Barnes

27. “‘Thank you’ is the best prayer that anyone could say.” —Alice Walker

28. “Silent gratitude isn't very much to anyone.” —Gertrude Stein

29. “I can no other answer make, but, thanks, And thanks, and ever thanks.” —William Shakespeare

30. “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

31. “Appreciation is a wonderful thing. It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well.” —Voltaire

32. “When you are grateful, fear disappears and abundance appears.” —Anthony Robbins

33. “The soul that gives thanks can find comfort in everything; the soul that complains can find comfort in nothing.” —Hannah Whitall Smith

34. “Gratitude is a quality similar to electricity: It must be produced and discharged and used up in order to exist at all.” —William Faulkner

35. “I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson

36. “In everyone’s life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit.” —Albert Schweitzer

37. “Strive to find things to be thankful for, and just look for the good in who you are.” —Bethany Hamilton

38. “For me, every hour is grace. And I feel gratitude in my heart each time I can meet someone and look at his or her smile.” —Elie Wiesel

39. “Whatever we are waiting for—peace of mind, contentment, grace, the inner awareness of simple abundance—it will surely come to us, but only when we are ready to receive it with an open and grateful heart.” —Sarah Ban Breathnach

40. “For my part, I am almost contented just now, and very thankful. Gratitude is a divine emotion: it fills the heart, but not to bursting; it warms it, but not to fever.” —Charlotte Brontë

41. “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

42. “No duty is more urgent than giving thanks.” —James Allen

43. “Joy is the simplest form of gratitude.” —Karl Barth

44. “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

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Blessed Quotes To Count On Blessings

Blessings come to all of us in this life. The fact that we have life is a blessing in and of itself.

All of us fall on times that are challenging.

When we lose someone dear to us, when things don't go well at work and our job is on the line, our vehicle breaks down and we don’t know where we’ll get the money to fix it, or the landlord is raising the rent on our apartment it is hard to feel blessed.

It is easy to be optimistic about life and be thankful for the good things in our lives when all is going well, but when we struggle, it can be very difficult.

Yet, this is exactly when we need to look at our lives and recognize that we are still blessed.

When we take on this view of life we are better equipped to deal with the negative.

There are quotes in this list that can help you maintain that positive outlook and count on blessings.

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48 Blessed Quotes To Count On Blessings

45. “If our people could only see all this, they would stop grumbling about their own misfortunes and offer thanks to God for blessing them with such abundance.” – Mother Teresa

46. “If the only prayer you ever say in your entire life is thank you, it will be enough.” – Meister Eckhart

47. “I have a lot to be thankful for, I am healthy, happy and I am loved.” – Reba McEntire

48. “You have to participate relentlessly in the manifestation of your own blessings.” – Elizabeth Gilbert

49. “Blessed are the people whose leaders can look destiny in the eye without flinching but also without attempting to play God.” – Henry Kissinger

50. “The more we express our gratitude to God for our blessings, the more he will bring to our mind other blessings, the more we are aware of to be grateful for, the happier we become.” – Ezra Taft Benson

51. “I’m thankful for every moment.” – Al Green

52. “I am very thankful and blessed to have a healthy and happy baby boy and baby mama.” – Eric Church

53. “If you suffer, thank God! It is a sure sign that you are alive.” – Elbert Hubbard

54. “An early-morning walk is a blessing for the whole day.” – Henry David Thoreau

55. “When you focus on being a blessing, God makes sure that you are always blessed in abundance.” – Joel Osteen

56. “Those blessings are sweetest that are won with prayer and worn with thanks.” – Thomas Goodwin

57. “One of the greatest gifts you can give someone is thanking them for being part of your life.”

58. “You will be blessed the moment you realize you already are.” – Bryant McGill

59. “I’m just blessed I’m surrounded by good people.” – Jon Pardi

60. “Blessed are they who see beautiful things in humble places where other people see nothing.” – Camille Pissarro

61. “Sometimes we must look outside our own backyards to realize how big the world is and how blessed we are.” – Eugene Nathaniel Butler

62. “When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive –to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love.” – Marcus Aurelius

63. “May we be strengthened with the understanding that being blessed does not mean that we shall always be spared all the disappointments and difficulties of life.” – Heber J. Grant

64. “I do believe that God blessed me in life with a wonderful family, a successful career, and a loving marriage, and remain thankful for that blessing.” – Bonnie Tyler

65. “Concentrate on counting your blessings and you’ll have little time to count anything else.” – Woodrow Kroll

66. “Every day is a blessing.” – Olivia Culpo

67. “When I started counting my blessings, my whole life turned around.” – Willie Nelson

68. “Gratitude lifts our eyes off the things we lack so we might see the blessings we possess.” – Max Lucado

69. “I bless you with being everything that God has designed you to be because as you experience the joy of fulfilling your purpose, you will benefit, others will benefit, and the world will be blessed.” – Arthur Burk

70. “Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.” – Melody Beattie

71. “If we counted our blessings instead of our money, we would all be rich.” – Linda Poindexter

72. “I’m too grateful to be hateful. I am too blessed to be stressed.” – El DeBarge

73. “The hardest arithmetic to master is that which enables us to count our blessings.” – Eric Hoffer

74. “I’ve done it all. I’m thankful and proud of what I’ve accomplished in my life. I hope to keep doing it.” – Ralph Stanley

75. “it’s a blessed thing to love and feel loved in return.” – E.A. Bucchianeri

76. “Blessed is he who has learned to admire but not envy, to follow but not imitate, to praise but not flatter, and to lead but not manipulate.” – William Arthur Ward

77. “I really feel very blessed, and I don’t forget it, either; there’s an awful lot of wonderful talent in this world, and I just seem to be in the right place at the right time.” – Julie Andrews

78. “More smiling, less worrying. More compassion, less judgment. More blessed, less stressed. More love, less hate.” – Roy T. Bennett

79. “Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.” – Thomas Paine

80. “Prayers go up and blessings come down.” – Yiddish Proverb

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81. “Some people come in our life as blessings. Some come in your life as lessons.” -Mother Teresa

82. “Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has plenty; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.” – Charles Dickens

83. “Better to lose count while naming your blessings than to lose your blessings to counting your troubles.” – Maltbie D. Babcock

84. “My life has been a blessing. I’m grateful for everything I do have and the places I’m going and the things I’ve seen.” – Leah LaBelle

85. “Blessings don’t come as luck. They are our daily dose. For a mere fact that we can blink, chew, frown, and smile mean that we are blessed. Waking up in the morning is a blessing that we should always give thanks to.” – Paballo Seipei

86. “I have never had to face anything that could overwhelm the native optimism and stubborn perseverance I was blessed with.” – Sonia Sotomayor

87. “Thank you for life, and all the little ups and downs that make it worth living.” – Travis Barker

88. “This is the great paradox of living the blessed life: when we give without thought to whether or not we will receive, then we receive.” – Robert Morris

89. “What seems to us bitter trials are often blessings in disguise.” – Oscar Wilde

90. “A man who can laugh at himself is truly blessed, for he will never lack for amusement.” – James Carlos Blake

91. “Don’t just count your blessings. Be the blessing other people count on.” -Anonymous

92. “Sometimes we don’t realize the blessings we have until we no longer have them. Appreciate all the blessings in your life, take none for granted.” – Catherine Pulsifer

Religious Blessing Quotes

Religion is a source of motivation, inspiration, strength, and hope for many. A belief in a higher power provides us with a sense of purpose.

These religious blessing quotes are powerful words to inspire you and pick you up when you are down.

Read these quotes and dwell on the ones that really speak to you. Try to internalize their meaning and hold that within yourself to refer to again and again.


28 Religious Blessing Quotes

93. “Blessed is anyone who does not stumble on account of me.”- Jesus, Matthew 11:6 (NIV)

94. “Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth.”- Matthew 5:5 (NIV)

95. “Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows.” – James 1:17

96. “Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.”- Matthew 5:9 (NIV)

97. “Blessed is the man who walks not in the counsel of the wicked, nor stands in the way of sinners, nor sits in the seat of scoffers.” – Psalm 1:1

98. “Blessed are those who are persecuted because of righteousness, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.”- Matthew 5:10 (NIV)

99. “And God is able to bless you abundantly, so that in all things at all times, having all that you need, you will abound in every good work.” – 2 Corinthians 9:8

100. “The LORD bless you and keep you; the LORD make his face shine on you and be gracious to you.” – Numbers 6:24-25

101. “All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly realms because we are united with Christ.”- Ephesians 1:3 (NLT)

102. “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.”- Matthew 5:3 (NIV)

103. “Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted.”- Matthew 5:4 (NIV)

104. “But blessed is the one who trusts in the LORD, whose confidence is in him. They will be like a tree planted by the water that sends out its roots by the stream. It does not fear when heat comes; its leaves are always green. It has no worries in a year of drought and never fails to bear fruit.” – Jeremiah 17:7-8

105. “Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled.”-Matthew 5:6 (NIV)

106. “Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God.”- Matthew 5:8 (NIV)

107. “Blessed are you when people insult you, persecute you and falsely say all kinds of evil against you because of me.”- Jesus, Matthew 5:11 (NIV)

108. “It is more blessed to give than to receive.”- Acts 20:35

109. “We are blessed to be a blessing and we are overcomers by the victorious words that we speak out of our mouths.” – Deborah A. Toney

110. “God blessed me with great talent and good genetics. Plus, he blessed me with a good work ethic and a drive to want to be the best.” – Benjamin Watson

111. “Find time to thank God for all the blessings you receive on a day to day basis.” – Steven Johnson

112. “Whenever I’ve been hired to do a job, I determine in my heart to do it with all of the ability that Christ has blessed me with.”- Michael Yeager

113. “Nothing thrills me more than to be good at something. It’s very rewarding, and I feel grateful and blessed, and I never take it for granted.” – Jane Elliot

114. “I’ve never been someone that was sort of blessed with an innate talent of just being able to do things. I had to work at it and learn from mistakes.” – Eddie Redmayne

115. “You’re always in a blessed position if you have a great success story, especially to be in a position to be able to tell it so people can even understand.” – Tionne Watkins

116. “When one is thankful for the blessings in their life, they are choosing to attract more positivity and abundance.” – Michael Austin Jacobs

117. “If God has blessed and supplied us with an abundance of things and we see someone in need and do not help, how can we say we love that person?” – John Buttrick

118. “It helps as a reminder to be grateful for the gifts God has blessed me with.” – Brandon Harrison

119. “If we should be blessed by some great reward, such as fame or fortune, it’s the fruit of a seed planted by us in the past.” – Bodhidharma

120. “Being blessed is a condition of the heart and a frame of mind.” – Errin Rhorie

Everyday Blessing Quotes

Blessing quotes can play a major role in improving your life. In this section, we provide a list of everyday blessing quotes that you can read and reflect on each day.

I get excited to read a daily blessing quote each morning. It puts me in a great frame of mind and I am better equipped to deal with whatever comes my way at work or in my personal life.

I have found over time that I have internalized the positive mindset that comes from recognizing and being thankful for the blessings in my life every day.

That’s the power of a commitment to everyday blessing quotes - they can change how you think and, ultimately, how you live.

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45 Everyday Blessing Quotes

121. “Inspiration is some mysterious blessing which happens when the wheels are turning smoothly.” – Quentin Blake

122. “You never know where a blessing can come from.” – Teena Marie

123. “I am blessed to be surrounded by the people I love. I thank them for their patience and grace.” – Matt Lauer

124. To me, life is a gift, and it’s a blessing to just be alive. And each person should learn what a gift it is to be alive no matter how tough things get.” – Tony Bennett

125. “I wanted to say thanks… and share my gratitude for everything I’ve been blessed with. Family, friends, and continued support from everyone.” – Travis Barker

126. “God bestows his blessings without discrimination.” – F.F. Bruce

127. “The harvest of old age is the recollection and abundance of blessing previously secured.” – Marcus Tullius Cicero

128. “I think in every lesson there’s a blessing, and there are so many blessings from all the lessons I’ve had to go through in life.” – Alonzo Mourning

129. “Live your truth. Express your love. Share your enthusiasm. Take action towards your dreams. Walk your talk. Dance and sing to your music. Embrace your blessings. Make today worth remembering.” – Steve Maraboli

130. “In gratitude for God’s gift of life to us, we should share that gift with others. The art of giving encompasses many areas. It is an outgoing, overflowing way of life.” – Wilferd A. Peterson

131. “It’s never too late. Don’t focus on what was taken away. Find something to replace it, and acknowledge the blessings you have.” – Drew Barrymore

132. “Learn to walk in the will of God we will learn to see the blessings God has given us and be more grateful.” – Heather Bixler

133. “It is not doing the thing we like to do, but liking the thing we have to do, that makes life blessed.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

134. “God has blessed me with an amazing family, friends and work colleagues that have been my joy, my support, and my sanity. I don’t know what I’d do without them.” – Josie Loren

135. “Timing has always been a key element in my life. I have been blessed to have been in the right place at the right time.” – Buzz Aldrin

136. “There’s a blessing in everything that happens to us.” – Kamaru Usman

137. “Luck has nothing to do with being blessed. Luck is a toss of the dice and a slight of the hand. Being blessed is from God and knowing that he is the reason your breathing.” – Johnny Annie

138. “Always remember to forget the troubles that passed away. But never forget to remember the blessings that come each day.” – Irish

139. “I have found that, rather than dwelling on the negative, if we will take a step back and consider the blessings in our lives, including seemingly small, sometimes overlooked blessings, we can find greater happiness.” – Thomas S. Morrison

140. “Count your blessings with gratitude no matter how small or big they are, and stop letting your lacks blindfold you from noticing how blessed that you are.” ― Edmond Mbiaka

141. “We should always remember that God often blesses the available more than the able.” – Daniel Brown

142. “Blessing must arise from within your own mind. It is not something that comes from outside.” – Dalai Lama

143. “When we lose one blessing, another is often most unexpectedly given in its place.” – C.S. Lewis

144. “I believe that God has blessed me in immeasurable ways so that I can, in return, bless and help others.” – Karen Civil

145. “We are all blessed, but the problem is that some of us count their blessings while others count their struggles, challenges, and obstacles.” ― Edmond Mbiaka

146. “I’m very blessed, thankful, grateful for the opportunities I’ve had.” – Christen Press

147. “I believe the ability to think is blessed. If you can think about a situation, you can deal with it. The big struggle is to keep your head clear enough to think.” – Richard Pryor

148. “I have been very blessed in my life and rewarded with good friends and good health. I am grateful and happy to be able to share this.” – Eric Idle

149. “Humor is mankind’s greatest blessing.” – Mark Twain

150. “Focus on you, your soul, spirit, blessing people with who you are, and following your heart’s passions.” – Ally Brooke

151. “I’m always happy for people when I see God blessing them the way he’s blessed me.” – Ruben Studdard

152. “An untrained mind is way less inclined to count your blessings than it is inclined to count your curses.” ― Mokokoma Mokhonoana

153. “I’m blessed and I thank God for every day for everything that happens for me.” – Lil Wayne

154. “You must pay the price if you wish to secure the blessing.” – Andrew Jackson

155. “Until we meet again, may God bless you as he has blessed me.” – Elvis Presley

156. “Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy.” – Jesus Christ

157. “Don’t count your dollars to see how rich you are. Count your memories. Count your friends. Count the hugs you get every day. Count what really matters.” ― Toni Sorenson

158. “The simplest way to Rejoice is to count your blessings and be grateful for them. You will automatically feel joy in your heart.” - Anonymous

159. “There is a blessing hidden in every trial in life, but you have to be willing to open your heart to see them.” - Unknown

160. “I believe that whatever comes at a particular time is a blessing from God.” – A. R. Rahman

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161. “I am absolutely blessed and I’m very grateful for where I am today.” – Geri Halliwell

162. “Consider yourself greatly blessed with the opportunity to take care of the people who cared for you and reared you when you are yet a helpless little baby.” – Kathy Bishopson

163. “The person who can bring the spirit of laughter into a room is indeed blessed.” – Bennett Cerf

164. “First, feel blessed for all you have, such as your kids, a home, a good job, food, water and all the basic necessities that some people do not have, and struggle every day to put their hands on.” – Francoise White

165. “I am blessed to have so many great things in my life – family, friends and God. All will be in my thoughts daily.” – Lil’ Kim

Blessing Quotes To Harness The Goodness Of Life

Looking at life from a glass-half-full perspective is not always easy.

When we listen to the news, and we hear of natural disasters, horrible acts of violence, and sorrow and sadness in the world it is easy to think negatively about life.

The negatives can cloud our vision and keep us from seeing all of the good and beauty in our world and in the people who inhabit this earth.

The fact is that we all have a choice to emphasize the positive. Let these blessing quotes help you to harness the goodness of life.

You will soon be on the road to reaping the benefits of human kindness and peace of mind.

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20 Blessing Quotes To Harness The Goodness Of Life

166.“God will always bless what you have done for His kingdom and what you have given for the things of the Lord and to help others” – Julia Audrina Carrington

167. “The unthankful heart discovers no mercies; but the thankful heart will find, in every hour, some heavenly blessings.” – Henry Ward Beecher

168. “We all want to win more, but it’s all about being blessed and embracing your blessings. We have life.” – DJ Khaled

169. “I want people to think of me as a nice person. I really am so blessed. All of this has been a great experience and I thank the American public so much for putting me in this position. I appreciate every second of it.” – Carrie Underwood

170. “It is our ability to put to use that which He deposited in us that matters, we are all blessed with different abilities. There is something in all of us that is useful to humanity.” – Jide Adeniba

171. “Blessed are the hearts that can bend; they shall never be broken.” – Albert Camus

172. “If I choose to bless another person, I will always end up feeling more blessed.” – Marianne Williamson

173. “When I look back on my life as a whole, it is impossible for me not to feel blessed.” – George Best

174. “I’ve had a blessed life. I’ve pulled back from trying to control my destiny and gone back to accepting whatever fate has in store for me. I live for today because I don’t know what’ll happen tomorrow.” – Cilla Black

175. “Just like all the blessings of God, they are up to you if you want to experience them. God is a gentleman and He will never force something on you that you don’t want.” – Sahne Callahan

176. “Briefly look back on the past, occasionally, to see and feel relief as to how much you were blessed and how far you’ve progressed with the help of God and His word.” – Myra Lee

177. “Count your blessings. Once you realize how valuable you are and how much you have going for you, the smiles will return, the sun will break out, the music will play, and you will finally be able to move forward the life that God intended for you with grace, strength, courage, and confidence.” – Og Mandino

178. “It is a blessed thing that in every age someone has had the individuality enough and courage enough to stand by his own convictions.” – Robert Green Ingersoll

179. “Sometimes, I feel I am really blessed to be blind because I probably would not last a minute if I were able to see things.” – Stevie Wonder

180. “Our love grows stronger with each passing day. I feel God has blessed us with a great love and I am so thankful.” – Kate Summers

181. “A contented mind is the greatest blessing a man can enjoy in this world.” – Joseph Addison

182. “Harness the power of today. Seize the blessings of today! Make something happen, enhance your life, make someone laugh, help a friend, love, love, love.” – Steve Maraboli

183. “We all have a responsibility, and since I’ve been so wonderfully blessed, I really want to share and to make life at least a little better. So every chance I get to share the gospel or uplift people, I will take full advantage of that opportunity.” – Gladys Knight

184. “The reason so many people miss out on their blessing is because they decide to settle for a microwave dinner instead of waiting on the feast God has for them.” – Tiffany Langford

185. “If you’re lucky to have three close people in your life, you’re blessed.” – Tiger Woods

Motivational Blessing Quotes To Uplift Your Spirit

Motivation is an interesting thing. I have found that I often get motivation from things I would never imagine to have that power.

What I have learned is the importance of being open to various sources of motivation.

The motivation to be a more thoughtful person may come from witnessing a parent show kindness and patience to their child.

The desire to do some good for another human being may come from walking past a soup kitchen.

The quotes in the list below will uplift your spirit. Open your heart and your mind to them and let them speak to you.

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43 Motivational Blessing Quotes To Uplift Your Spirit

186. “Sometimes what we think we need isn’t what we need at all, and what gets thrown in for good measure is that which fills our hearts.”― Philip Gulley

187. “I am an ordinary person who has been blessed with extraordinary opportunities and experiences.” – Sonia Sotomayor

188. “I count as blessings things I could have benefited from, even if I neglected to utilize them. A gift is still a gift, even if left wrapped and unopened.” – Jarod Kintz

189. “Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another.” – George Eliot

190. “The least that we could do is to take time from our busy lives to thank God for all His blessings.” – Oliver Powell

191. “The ripples of the kind heart are the highest blessings of the Universe.”― Amit Ray

192. “Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed.” – Alexander Pope

193. “May you live as long as you want, And never want as long as you live.” – Irish Blessing

194. “Cherish what you have because not all people are blessed with the things that you are enjoying.” – Faith Starr

195. “A blessing is a circle of light drawn around a person to protect, heal and strengthen.”― John O’Donohue

196. “Sometimes blessings come in ugly wrapping paper.”― Richie Norton

197. “Being able to recognize and appreciate your blessings in life is a blessing.”― Angel Moreira

198. “Feel the blessings of the moment, this will bring success in all matters.”― Amit Ray

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199. “Blessings are disguised as loss and disappointment. Wisdom and revelation are disguised as emptiness and despair. Doorways to paradise are disguised as dirt roads and dead ends.” – Barbara De Angelis

200. “To me, life is a gift, and it’s a blessing to just be alive. And each person should learn what a gift it is to be alive no matter how tough things get.” – Tony Bennett

201. “No matter the disappointment, God is still blessing us in other amazing ways. Never give up, keep trying. See your blessings, find strength and keep moving. You will conquer again.” – Terry Mark

202. “Sometimes we focus so much on what we don’t have that we fail to see, appreciate, and use what we do have!”― Jeff Dixon

203. “We deserve all the blessings of the Lord with a grateful heart, there is a great contentment.”― Jennifer Aquillo

204. “Cherish Life and all of God’s Blessings he sends your way!”― Tammy Spears

205. “God wants my life to be about being successful and being happy and blessing other people and being blessed.” – Miley Cyrus

206. “Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.” – Robert Brault

207. “Every day I feel is a blessing from God. And I consider it a new beginning. Yeah, everything is beautiful.”― Prince

208. “My life has been a gift up to this point, and I’ve been blessed beyond my wildest imagination. And wherever this ride takes me is where I’m going.” – Sean Hannity

209. “I have had a lot of blessed, interesting things happen to me and have bumped up against some amazing people.” – Rob Lowe

210. “Giving is the key to living life of abundance blessings.”― Lailah Gifty Akita

211. “Blessings sometimes show up in unrecognizable disguises.”― Janette Oke

212. “I walk in a space of gratitude. I’m so grateful to God for blessing me with an amazing family and the opportunity to do what I love.” – Jurnee Smollett-Bell

213. “If you can make a living doing what you love, that is a blessing.” – David A. R. White

214. “To find the best comfort, I count my blessings.”― Lailah Gifty Akita

215. “I’m surrounded by nothing but great people. I’ve been blessed with that, so really, I’ve got no choice but to be an all-around good person.” – Tim Duncan

216. “God has blessed us so much. Let’s bless as many other people as we can by bringing justice and helping the poor.” – Matt Brown

217. “We must have the ability to withstand the bad times to be able to enjoy the good times. If you can’t survive your sufferings, you can’t enjoy your blessings.”― Awdhesh Singh

218. “So, before you even get out of bed, give silent thanks for another day on this earth.” – Sumit Gautam

219. “When you wish someone joy, you wish them peace, love, prosperity, happiness… all the good things.” – Maya Angelou

220. “When we give cheerfully and accept gratefully, everyone is blessed.” – Maya Angelou

221. “God made you a masterpiece – be blessed, secure, disciplined and equipped.” – Joel Osteen

222. “Blessed is he who has learned to laugh at himself for he shall never cease to be entertained.”― John Boswell

223. “I am blessed for God who allowed me to experience to fall to learn more things, to be matured and to strength my faith and trust in him and to rise to move on and start a new beginning. I am blessed to God for everything in life.” – Ivy Geurin

224. “New day, new Blessing. Don’t let yesterday’s failures ruin the beauty of today, because each day has its own promise of love, joy, and forgiveness.” – Onuh Justus Izuchukwu

225. “Before I go to bed, I thank God for blessing me with all the things he blessed me with, and for my family to be safe.” – Lauren Alaina

226. “Some people see their blessings as curses. Some see their curses as blessings.”― Mokokoma Mokhonoana

227. “Enjoy the blessings of present & look forward to a brighter tomorrow.” – Dr. Anil Kumar Sinha

228. “Be thankful for the infinitesimal thing that you have. Learn to value the blessings.”― Giridhar Alwar

Short Blessing Quotes

Don’t be misled by the word, short. These blessing quotes pack a punch in only a few words.

The beauty of short quotes is that you can read them quickly, making them ideal for any number of situations when you don’t have a ton of time.

Like when you’re waiting for your child’s practice to be done, or you’re sitting on the streetcar heading to work.

Read through this list of brief quotes and incorporate them into your life. You’ll get a big return on these little gems!

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17 Short Blessing Quotes

229. “Focus on your strengths, not your weaknesses.” - Anonymous

230. “Every blessing ignored becomes a curse.” – Paulo Coelho

231. “Remember when you prayed for the things you have now.” - Unknown

232. “May you have a day full of love and blessing.” - Unknown

233. “We are all born to be a blessing.” – Rachel Naomi Remen

234. “God always gives us unexpected blessings.” - Anonymous

235. “Today is a gift and a blessing from God smile and enjoy it.” - Unknown

236. “You are a blessing to my mornings.” – Unknown

237. “Embrace your blessings.” – Steve Maraboli

238. “Every burden is a blessing.” – Robert H. Schuller

239. “You need to take pride in what God has given you.” – Joel Osteen

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240. “To multiply your joy, count your blessings.” – J. B. Priestley

241. “Some of your greatest blessings come with patience.” – Warren Wiersbe

242. “God bless us, everyone!” – Charles Dickens

243. “Humankind’s greatest blessing is its Humanity.” – Wald Wassermann

244. “Those who make time for others are forever blessed.” – Margo Vader

245. “Act and behave in way that people remember you in their blessings.” - Invajy

Bonus Blessing Quotes

You can’t have too many blessing quotes!

To make sure you have plenty of great quotes to keep you inspired to live a joyful life, grateful for all of your blessings, we have provided a list of eighty additional blessing quotes.

Let the power of these quotes work in your life!

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90 Bonus Blessing Quotes

246. “Life is never smooth sailing all the way. A positive attitude, hope and gratitude for what we have been blessed with are useful tools for overcoming our problems.” - Invajy

247. “Life is not always easy to live, but the opportunity to do so is a blessing beyond comprehension. In the process of living, we will face struggles, many of which will cause us to suffer and to experience pain.” - L. Lionel Kendrick

248. “Children are the greatest blessing from God.”― Lailah Gifty Akita

249. “What greater blessing to give thanks for at a family gathering than the family and the gathering.”― Robert Brault

250. “People never realize how blessed are they, until they look around and notice the less privileged ones.” - Invajy

251. “Whatever your situation, consider yourself blessed to have a precious grandchild.” – Stormie Omartian

252. “Family, friends and relationships are the blessings of the God. They are the best way to access God.”― Amit Ray

253. “Turn your attention for a while away from the worries and anxieties. Remind yourself of all your many blessings.” — Ralph Marston

254. “The byproduct of your thankfulness creates more opportunities to offer more thanks.” – Aliya Saige

255. “Establishing, creating, or deepening conscious friendship is a blessing to you, your friend, and the world.” – Tara Bianca

256. “Having a place to go – is a home. Having someone to love – is a family. Having both – is a blessing.”― Donna Hedges

257. “Each day offers us the gift of being a special occasion if we can simply learn that as well as giving, it is blessed to receive with grace and a grateful heart.” – Sarah Ban Breathnach

258. “On the other hand, Monday morning, for others, is a time to give thanks for the many blessings they have.” – Byron Pulsifer

259. “I knew I was blessed with a gift of having both parents.”― Kendrick Lamar

260. “Everybody has problems, but everybody also has blessings in life.” – Robert W. Bly

261. “I am even thankful for the negative things that have made me a stronger and better person.” – Joanna Krupa

262. “Feeling thankful naturally arises from our experiences as we go through life.” – Diana Butler Bass

263. “A blessed thing it is for any man or woman to have a friend, one human soul whom we can trust utterly, who knows the best and worst of us, and who loves us in spite of all our faults.”― Charles Kingsley

264. “Even in the midst of conflict, confusion and miscommunications, we can thank the Lord through faith that we are blessed to be a family.” – Rich Bimler

265. “Don’t count your blessings, let your blessings count! EnjoyLife!”― Bernard Kelvin Clive

266. “Now and then it’s good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy.” – Guillaume Apollinaire

267. “Every new day is a sacred gift with new sacred grace.”― Lailah Gifty Akita

268. “The time has come to harness the blessed power within us and to use it to transcend from our current existence into a more empowered reality.”― Steve Maraboli

269. “No man succeeds without a good woman behind him. Wife or mother, if it is both, he is twice blessed indeed.”― Godfrey Winn

270. “The greatest blessing in the whole world is being a blessing.” — Jack Hyles

271. “A cloudy day or a little sunshine have as great an influence on many constitutions as the most recent blessings or misfortunes.” — Joseph Addison

272. “The secret to happiness is counting your blessings while others are adding up their troubles.” — T. Greenwood

273. “Your blessings are very important to melt down the stony hearts.”― Amit Ray

274. “Blessed indeed is the man who hears many gentle voices call him father.” ― Lydia Maria Child

275. “Men are slower to recognize blessings than evils.”― Titus Livius

276. “The informality of family life is a blessed condition that allows us to become our best while looking our worst.”― Marge Kennedy

277. “Every day send some blessings to the world. Let there be flow of love”― Amit Ray

278. “When I think of how many people in this world have it worse than I do, I realize just how blessed I really am…… and I have to give thanks …”― Shannan Lea

279. “When I count my blessings, I find you in everyone.”― Richelle E. Goodrich

280. “When I’m worried and I can’t sleep I count my blessings instead of sheep.” – Irving Berlin

281. “In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter and sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things the heart finds its morning and is refreshed.” – Khalil Gibran

282. “You are here, and there is nothing to fear. Count your blessings and before you’re finished counting, you”ll have even more” – Ralph Marston

283. “Good health and good sense are two of life’s greatest blessings.” — Publilius Syrus

284. “You are not what others think you are. You are what God knows you are.” – Shannon Alder

285. “Wherever you are in life, wherever you are right at this moment you have much to be thankful for.” – Sarah Butland

286. “I just find myself happy with the simple things. Appreciating the blessings God gave me.” – DMX

287. “Be grateful for the things for which almighty has blessed you. “ - Invajy

288. “When reason rules, money is a blessing.” – Publilius Syrus

289. “Giving is an expression of gratitude for our blessings.” – Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen

290. “There’s no disaster that can’t become a blessing, and no blessing that can’t become a disaster.” – Richard Bach

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291. “What may seem a curse may be a blessing, and what may be a blessing may be a curse.” – Muso Kokushi

292. “If this is a blessing, it is certainly very well disguised.” – Winston Churchill

293. “The love of a family is life’s greatest blessing.” – Eva Burrows

294. “There are always flowers for those who want to see them.” – Henri Matisse

295. “Life has no blessing like a prudent friend.” – Euripides

296. “Nana used to say whenever you start feeling like the world is taking a bite out of you, bite back by counting your blessings.” – C.C. Hunter

297. “I’m blessed to be a blessing to someone else.” – Joel Osteen

298. “Of the blessings set before you make your choice, and be content.” – Samuel Johnson

299. “The most important time in history is – NOW – the present, So count your blessings cause time can’t define the essence.” – Talib Kweli

300. “Not in rewards, but in the strength to strive, the blessing lies.” – John Townsend Trowbridge

301. “Every child is born blessed with a vivid imagination. But just as a muscle grows flabby with disuse, so the bright imagination of a child pales in later years if he ceases to exercise it.” - Walt Disney

302. “We failed, but in the good providence of God apparent failure often proves a blessing.” –Robert E. Lee

303. “Counting your blessings is a better cure for insomnia than counting sheep – you can fall asleep before you get through half of them.” – Densey Clyne

304. “Kind words are such a blessing to the needful, if one but knew the pleasure that they bring.” – John McLeod

305. “When you like something and you’re pretty good at it and you can make a living doing it, you don’t ask why. You just count your blessings and go with it.” – Harlan Coben

306. “When it’s your time you will walk right into your blessing.”― Germany Kent

307. “There are no mistakes, no coincidences; all events are blessings given to us to learn from.” – Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

308. “When I seek you, my God, I seek a blessed life. I shall seek you, so that my soul may live.” ― Saint Augustine

309. "Never to suffer would never to have been blessed.” - Edgar Allan Poe

310. “Blessed is trust, for it blesses both those who have it to give and those who receive it.” ― Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach

311. “I honestly eat chocolate all day long. I do realize how blessed I am to be able to eat what I want and not have to live in the gym.” ― Joyce Giraud

312. “God’s been very good to me. I’m truly blessed.” ― Walter Payton

313. “Blessed are those who give without remembering. And blessed are those who take without forgetting.” ― Bernard Meltzer

314. “Cause if you’re happy in your head, then solitude is blessed, and alone is okay.” ― Tanya Davis

315. “Prayerful life, blessed life.” ― Lailah Gifty Akita

316. “I’m living such a lucky and blessed life and I’m trying my best to deserve it.” ― Ronda Rousey

317. “I feel so blessed to be alive and so blessed to have to have a father that loves me no matter how much wrong I do in this world.” ― Jonathan Anthony Burkett

318. “In the difficult moments believe in yourself. Believe that you are whole, perfect, powerful, and blessed.” ― Debasish Mridha

319. “Blessed are the people who are living dreams they didn’t know they had. Dreams they never dreamed. Dreams that came to life because they followed their intuition.” ― Renae A. Sauter

320. “Everywhere I go, people love me, so I’m just blessed. Do you blame them?” ― Manny Ramirez

321. “Because you have been blessed with the gift of life, it is your duty to help others. We are all responsible for one another.” ― Kamand Kojouri

322. “God’s interest goes beyond we being blessed but begin to plan for increase.” ― Sunday Adelaja

323. “I feel blessed to have had such a background, where animals, food raising, harvesting and canning were a natural part of life.” ― Trina

324. “Rather blessings, after counting my misfortunes, I realized how the more blessed I am.” ― Anthony Liccione

325. “I’ve been really blessed to have a lot of romance in my life. It’s like my last luxury.” ― Lana Del Rey

326. “Happiness is a choice, because being so much blessed doesn’t make you happy, contentment does.” ― Joe Mari Fadrigalan

327. “I just feel fortune just to have been lucky enough, and worked hard enough, and blessed.” ― Kid Rock

328. “I've been blessed with a lot of great things in my life, and one of them was work ethic. And with work ethic, you can make anything happen.” ― Jon Runyan

329. “Not everyone who sleeps, wakes up the next day. You are blessed.Be happy.” ― Manoj Arora

330. “I love making movies. I love writing. I love acting. I love it, and I feel really blessed to be able to actually make a living with something I love doing.” ― Julie Delpy

331. “I was lucky in the sense that I was never blessed with an overly reflective nature.” ― Dylan Moran

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332. “Happy are all free peoples, too strong to be dispossessed. But blessed are those among nations who dare to be strong for the rest!” ― Elizabeth Barrett Browning

333. “Blessed is that man who has done with chance, who never speaks of luck, but believes that from the least even to the greatest, all things are ordained of the Lord.” ― Charles Spurgeon

334. “God will not permit any troubles to come upon us, unless He has a specific plan by which great blessing can come out of the difficulty.” ― Peter Marshall

335. “Embrace your life, count your blessings, and don’t complain about what you don’t have.” — Joyce Meyer

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I Use Blessed Quotes In Social Media Posts Or As Captions?

Absolutely! Blessed quotes are commonly used on social media to complement posts, captions, and images that convey gratitude, happiness, and positivity. They can help you connect with your audience on a deeper level.

Are There Blessed Quotes For Specific Occasions Or Life Events?

Yes, there are blessed quotes suitable for various occasions and life events, including weddings, birthdays, graduations, and moments of personal achievement or reflection.

Are There Any Famous Authors Or Personalities Known For Their Blessed Quotes?

Several famous authors, spiritual leaders, and inspirational figures are known for their blessed quotes. Some well-known names include Oprah Winfrey, Mother Teresa, Maya Angelou, and Mahatma Gandhi.

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