Some thoughts on giving thanks
“The Pilgrims made seven times more graves than huts. No Americans have been more impoverished than these who, nevertheless, set aside a day of thanksgiving.” ~H.U. Westermayer
“Thanksgiving, after all, is a word of action.” ~W.J. Cameron
“Thanksgiving was never meant to be shut up in a single day.” ~Robert Caspar Lintner
“Let us remember that, as much has been given us, much will be expected from us, and that true homage comes from the heart as well as from the lips, and shows itself in deeds.” ~Theodore Roosevelt
“We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures.” ~Thornton Wilder
“Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.” ~William Arthur Ward
And the one that resonates with me today . . .
“On Thanksgiving Day we acknowledge our dependence.” ~William Jennings Bryan
I’m so very thankful I know the great I AM upon whom I depend. Happy Thanksgiving.