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Cute Thanksgiving Quotes

Touching Hearts With Cute Thanksgiving Quotes

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Thanksgiving Day dates back to the 17th century, when the Pilgrims of Plymouth, along with some Indian natives held a three-day celebration and a grand feast. The Pilgrims had suffered a lot; many died due to the severe cold and starvation. The next year, the Pilgrims reaped a rich harvest, and they decided to share their bounty with the friendly Indians. The community feast included many kinds of food -- corn, turkey, venison, fish, pumpkin, peas, onions, plums and nuts.

Most of the food served on the first Thanksgiving has now become the staple for Thanksgiving dinner. Turkey took center-stage as the chosen fowl, and pumpkin pie earned its share of limelight. In this way, Thanksgiving feast became a symbol of American culture.
  • Richard Belzer
    What am I grateful for? Aside from my own great life, you mean? I'm just grateful that my wife, and daughter, and dogs are all healthy.

  • W. J. Cameron
    Thanksgiving, after all, is a word of action.

  • Robin Williams
    [when asked about what he was most thankful about]: Being alive. After heart surgery, you dig that part. Breath, family and friends are just amazing. Just to have a second shot is pretty great!

  • John Taylor
    And though I ebb in worth, I'll flow in thanks.

  • Konrad von Gesner
    Best of all is it to preserve everything in a pure, still heart, and let there be for every pulse a thanksgiving, and for every breath a song.

  • Amanda Bradley
    Celebrate the happiness that friends are always giving, make every day a holiday and celebrate just living!

  • Wilbur D. Nesbit
    Forever on Thanksgiving Day
    The heart will find the pathway home.

  • Gerald Good
    If you want to turn your life around, try thankfulness. It will change your life mightily.

  • A. W. Tozer
    Perhaps it takes a purer faith to praise God for unrealized blessings than for those we once enjoyed or those we enjoy now.

  • Arthur Guiterman, The First Thanksgiving
    So once in every year we throng
    Upon a day apart,
    To praise the Lord with feast and song
    In thankfulness of heart.

  • Edward Sandford Martin
    Thanksgiving Day comes, by statute, once a year; to the honest man it comes as frequently as the heart of gratitude will allow.

  • Ray Stannard Baker
    Thanksgiving is the holiday of peace, the celebration of work and the simple life... a true folk-festival that speaks the poetry of the turn of the seasons, the beauty of seedtime and harvest, the ripe product of the year - and the deep, deep connection of all these things with God.

  • George Bernard Shaw
    There is no sincerer love than the love of food.

  • Sir John Templeton
    How wonderful it would be if we could help our children and grandchildren to learn thanksgiving at an early age. Thanksgiving opens the doors. It changes a child's personality. A child is resentful, negative, or thankful. Thankful children want to give, they radiate happiness; they draw people.

  • Chinese Proverb
    When eating bamboo sprouts, remember the man who planted them.

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

  • Irving Berlin
    Got no check books, got no banks. Still I'd like to express my thanks - I got the sun in the morning and the moon at night.

  • Robert Casper Lintner
    Thanksgiving was never meant to be shut up in a single day.

  • Todd English
    Turkey, unlike chicken, has very elegant characteristics. It has more of a cache than chicken. Turkey is a delicacy, so it should be presented in such a way.

  • G. K. Chesterton
    You say grace before meals. All right. But I say grace before the concert and the opera, and grace before the play and pantomime, and grace before I open a book, and grace before sketching, painting, swimming, fencing, boxing, walking, playing, dancing and grace before I dip the pen in the ink.
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