Thanksgiving Quotes

Thanksgiving Quotes

As the festival of Thanksgiving approaches, it's time you know about some Thanksgiving quotes. Thanksgiving quotes and sayings symbolize the spirit of Thanksgiving and you can also learn something more about traditions.
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On 25th November the whole of America celebrates Thanksgiving holiday. Traditionally known as the harvest festival which began in the year 1621, Turkey Day as its popularly known as, is celebrated with great joy and splendor. People come to each other's houses and in every block you can see people enjoying Thanksgiving parties and feasting on some delicious Thanksgiving recipes. Thanksgiving quotes is another way of remembering the rich tradition of the US. So here are some famous quotes about Thanksgiving.

Thanksgiving Quotes from Bible

Some of the best Bible verses are read to gain inspiration in tough times, while some are read to celebrate happiness in happy occasions. So let's have a look at some beautiful lines from the Holy Bible.

Who am I, O Sovereign Lord, and what is my family, that you have brought me this far? ~ 2 Samuel 7: 18

Thanks be to God for his indescribable gift! ~ 2 Corinthians 9:15

When you have eaten and are satisfied, praise the Lord your God for the good land he has given you. ~ Deuteronomy 8:10

Enter his gates with thanksgiving and his courts with praise; give thanks to him and praise his name. For the Lord is good and his love endures forever; his faithfulness continues through all generations. ~ Psalm 100:4-5

The Lord is my rock, my fortress and my deliverer; my God is my rock, in whom I take refuge, my shield and the horn of my salvation. He is my stronghold, my refuge and my Savior - from violent men you save me. ~ 2 Samuel 22: 2-3

Sing joyfully to the Lord, you righteous; it is fitting for the upright to praise him. ~ Psalm 33: 1

Praise be to the name of God forever and ever; wisdom and power are his. He changes times and seasons; he sets up kings and deposes them. He gives wisdom to the wise and knowledge to the discerning. ~ Daniel 2: 20-21

Praise the Lord. Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; his love endures forever. ~ Psalm 106:1

Funny Thanksgiving Quotes

This list of funny quotes and sayings will help you celebrate this Thanksgiving with a smile and a hearty laugh. Mentioned below are words which will help you deal with the chaos that follows with this festival.

Thanksgiving, man! Not a good day to be my pants. ~ Kevin James

Thanksgiving dinners take eighteen hours to prepare. They are consumed in twelve minutes. Half-times take twelve minutes. This is not coincidence.. ~ Erma Bombeck

Coexistence... what the farmer does with the turkey - until Thanksgiving. ~ Mike Connolly

My mother is such a lousy cook that Thanksgiving at her house is a time of sorrow. ~ Rita Rudner

I love Thanksgiving turkey... it's the only time in Los Angeles that you see natural breasts. ~ Arnold Schwarzenegger

What we're really talking about is a wonderful day set aside on the fourth Thursday of November when no one diets. I mean, why else would they call it Thanksgiving? ~ Erma Bombeck

Here I am 5 o'clock in the morning stuffing bread crumbs up a dead bird's butt. ~ Roseanne Barr

My cooking is so bad my kids thought Thanksgiving was to commemorate Pearl Harbor. ~ Phyllis Diller

I celebrated Thanksgiving in an old-fashioned way. I invited everyone in my neighborhood to my house, we had an enormous feast, and then I killed them and took their land. ~ Jon Stewart

Inspirational Thanksgiving Quotes

While Thanksgiving really means having a great time and having a delicious dinner. It also means remembering that being grateful is the most humblest deed you can do. So here are some inspirational quotes to read.

Praise God even when you don't understand what He is doing. ~ Henry Jacobsen

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

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. ~ Irving Berlin

Gratitude is the least of the virtues, but ingratitude is the worst of vices. ~ Thomas Fuller

We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude. ~ Cynthia Ozick

There is one day that is ours. There is one day when all we Americans who are not self-made go back to the old home to eat saleratus biscuits and marvel how much nearer to the porch the old pump looks than it used to. Thanksgiving Day is the one day that is purely American. ~ O. Henry

It is the duty of all Nations to acknowledge the providence of Almighty God, to obey his will, to be grateful for his benefits, and humbly to implore his protection and favor. ~ George Washington

The pilgrims made seven times more graves than huts... nevertheless, set aside a day of thanksgiving. ~ H. W. Westermayer

Thanksgiving Quotes for Kids

They are innocent and learning new things every now and then. The world today is filled with harsh realities which make life more negativity and stress. Here are some more beautiful lines for the young minds to learn.

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

Thanksgiving, to be truly Thanksgiving, is first thanks, then giving. ~ Anonymous

Your friend is your field which you sow with love and reap with thanksgiving. ~ Khalil Gibran

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

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

Let us come before his presence with thanksgiving, and make a joyful noise unto him with psalms. ~ Holy Bible

I can't think of a more wonderful thanksgiving for the life I have had than that everyone should be jolly at my funeral. ~ Lord Mountbatten

Hope you are impressed by the different Thanksgiving quotes mentioned in this article. Always remember that Thanksgiving is not only about parties and food, it's also about celebrating the qualities of goodness and gratitude which brings harmony among people.