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count (one's) blessings
To reflect on the good things in one's life and be grateful for them. I know you're disappointed that you didn't come in first, but so many other incredible things have happened to you this year. Count your blessings, my darling. I try to count my blessings every day—it's a great antidote to sadness!
count your blessings be grateful for what you have.
2003 The Hindu: Literary Review At forty you ruminate. Mostly about life and what it has done to you. At forty you count your blessings. And accept the bitter dollops that have been flung your way.
count your ˈblessings realize how lucky you are and not complain: Stop looking so miserable and count your blessings! At least you’ve still got a job and somewhere to live.
References in periodicals archive
More often than not, it is much easier to complain than it is to contemplate and count one's blessings
In life, one must learn to count one's blessings
The remaining poems are a call to count one's blessings
, celebrating love in all its minor and major keys.
The holidays are a time to count one's blessings
and celebrate with family.