It's easy to focus on the negative when going through a divorce. In honor of this season of Thanksgiving, let's focus on the positive. Here are 30 quotes about gratitude to help you.
"Being thankful is not always experienced as a natural state of existence, we must work at it, akin to a type of strength training for the heart." - Larissa Gomez
"Gratitude helps you to grow and expand; gratitude brings joy and laughter into your life and into the lives of all those around you." - Eileen Caddy
"I don't have to chase extraordinary moments to find happiness - it's right in front of me if I'm paying attention and practicing gratitude." - Brene Brown
"The root of joy is gratefulness." - David Steindl-Rast
"Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow." - Melody Beattie
"Gratitude turns what we have into enough."
"When I started counting my blessings, my whole life turned around." - Willie Nelson
"I looked around and thought about my life. I felt grateful. I noticed every detail. That is the key to time travel. You can only move if you are actually in the moment. You have to be where you are to get to where you need to go." - Amy Poehler
"I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought, and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder." - Gilbert K. Chesterton
"If you concentrate on finding whatever is good in every situation, you will discover that your life will suddenly be filled with gratitude, a feeling that nurtures the soul."
"He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has." - Epictetus
"There is a calmness to a life lived in gratitude, a quiet joy." - Ralph H. Blum
"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 will shift you to a higher frequency, and you will attract much better things." - Rhonda Byrne
" 'Thank you' is the best prayer that anyone could say. I say that one a lot. Thank you expresses extreme gratitude, humility, understanding." - Alice Walker
"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." - Albert Schweitzer
"Learn to be thankful for what you already have, while you pursue all that you want." Jim Rohn
"Gratitude is an antidote to negative emotions, a neutralizer of envy, hostility, worry, and irritation. It is savoring; it is not taking things for granted; it is present-oriented." - Sonia Lyubomirsky
"The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of appreciation for goodness." Dalai Lama
"Today I choose to live with gratitude for the love that fills my heart, the peace that rests within my spirit, and the voice of hope that says all things are possible." - Rabbi Harold Kushner
"Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend." - Melanie Beattie
"We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude." - Cynthia Ozick
"When you view your world with an attitude of gratitude, you are training yourself to focus on the good in life." - Paul J. Meyer
"The more grateful I am, the more beauty I see." - Mary Davis
"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." - Zig Ziglar
"When you are grateful, fear disappears and abundance appears." - Tony Robbins
"Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it." - William Arthur Ward
"Nothing is more honorable than a grateful heart." - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
"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
"We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures." - Thornton Wilder
We get that divorce can feel really hard and leave you with a lot of questions about how to handle your finances. After all, this is the reason Leah Hadley founded Great Lakes Divorce Financial Solutions in the first place.
After her divorce, she found herself stressed and overwhelmed about how to navigate life on her own with three kids and a new financial situation.
Helping families overcome this challenge is why we do what we do.
Whether you’ve never had to manage money before, or you’re a master at investing, we are here to support you as your financial expert before, during, and after your divorce.
What our clients love most about working with us is that we’re able to help them avoid costly financial mistakes and achieve the financial stability they need to plan for the future.
We are here to help you with that, too. Learn more about our guidance no matter where you are in the divorce process.
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