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owe someone a debt of gratitude

a large amount of thanks owed to someone who deserves gratitude. (Actually payment of the debt is owed.) We owe you a debt of gratitude for all you have done for us.
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We see how the gratitude of the poet is broadcasting a vibration of a sublime joy.
In April 2015, speaking at the Assembly of the Peoples of Kazakhstan, Nazarbayev has offered to celebrate annually the Day of Gratitude on the day of formation of the Assembly of People of Kazakhstan in order to pay tribute to all ethnic groups and the Kazakhs, to show mercy to each other.
In the ten essays comprising "Mindful Gratitude will be discovered magic in the mundane, celebration in loss, and a deep appreciation for all that is.
That's why when she wrote "Crafting Gratitude: Creating and Celebrating Our Blessings with Hands and Heart" she insured that each meditative craft, from novice to expert, is infused with stories like how Gratitude Bundles can represent prosperity and physical health, Spirit Houses from Southeast Asia can be a symbol of a happy home, a Values Bracelet can help you reinforce your best professional traits, or Flower Mandalas can be an affirmation of nature.
This past year, the act of being grateful and showing gratitude has really re-emerged and presented itself to me in multiple ways.
When people feel more gratitude in their relationships, they're happier, more committed, and less likely to break up.
Gratitude leads to positivity, according to recent research.
To celebrate the day of gratitude, we have compiled a list of popular quotes and sayings from (https://www.
Synopsis: Giving gratitude is a virtue as old as the human race itself and taught to every child by every parent in every generation.
Since then, the number of people celebrating Gratitude Day across the world has grown and grown.
It is with full gratitude that her liver transplant was a success and she is only undergoing a monthly checkup in Taiwan.
In Gratitude toward Veterans: Why Americans Should Not Be Very Grateful Toward Veterans, (1) Stephen Kershnar serves as a much-needed philosophical gadfly, challenging received views on an issue too frequently taken for granted by academics and non-academics alike.
According to Park (2004), among 24 personality characteristics, gratitude is one of the strongest personality predictors of life satisfaction.
by ONA The Participants expressed their great appreciation and gratitude to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said.
Confession: Before this assignment, I'd never even considered keeping a gratitude journal.