4 Simple Ways to Make Thanksgiving Gratitude Last All Year Long

Ways to Achieve Lasting Gratitude

Ways to Achieve Lasting Gratitude. How to practice gratitude. Thanksgiving and gratitude.

There are few things in life that yield as much power as being grateful. Look at a grateful person, and in all probability there stands before you a happy person.

Unfortunately, today's brand of wisdom has handed us the wrong manual on how to pursue happiness. It is a manual that overemphasizes the value of wealth and getting it by all means necessary, it glorifies violence and extols selfishness.

Gratitude can turn ordinary opportunities into blessings, routine jobs into joy, and ordinary days into Thanksgiving. It is gratitude that brings peace to today, makes a cohesive story of our past, and creates a vision for tomorrow.

Most people feel grateful only during special holidays like Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year when they gather with family and friends. But you can turn that around and learn to be grateful all the time.