be thankful that you dont have everything you desire,

if you did, what would there be to

look forward to?

Be thankful when you dont know something

for it gives you the opportunity to learn.

Be thankful for the difficult times.

During those times you grow.

Be thankful for your limitations

because they give you the opportunities for improvement.

Be thankful for each new challenge

because it will build your strength and character.

Be thankful for your mistakes

They will teach you valuable lessons.

Be thankful when you are tired and weary

because it means you've made a difference.

Its easy to be thankful for the good things.

A life of rich fulfillment comes to those who are

also thankful for the setbacks.

Gratitude can turn a negative into a positive.

Find a way to be thankful for your troubles,

and they will become your blessings.

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