Gratitude, appreciation, or thankfulness is a positive emotion or attitude in acknowledgment of a benefit that one has received or will receive. In contrast to the positive feeling of gratitude, the feeling of indebtedness is a negative reaction to a favor (Tsang, 2006a; Watkins, Scheer...
(1790/1976) identified gratitude as one of the most basic social emotions that provide individuals with guidance for moral judgments and behaviour. He further considered gratitude to be a primary motivator of caring behaviour toward a giver or helper. In this respect, gratitude prompts the beneficiary...
Gratitude, thankfulness, gratefulness, or appreciation is a feeling, from the heart or attitude in acknowledgment of a benefit that one has received or will receive. The experience of gratitude has historically been a focus of several world religions, and has been considered extensively by moral philosophers...
Rock Cliff 6th Ward
November 18, 2012
Thank others for their inspiring words…
Many of you may know my wife, Lisa, and may have thought she was a widow in the ward. Well, I am the other half that gets to visit with the 4th ward each week while she takes the punishment from...
Gratitude is known to be related to an optimistic and grateful outlook towards life and involves a positive predisposition in interpreting collective events throughout society. (Wood, Maltby, Gillett, Linley & Joseph, 2008) Typically, loneliness exists when a person’s social networks are...
First and foremost I thank God Almighty for his divine grace guidance and strength to carry out my project work.
I owe a deep debt of gratitude and profound thankfulness to my research guide Dr.S.R.KOMAHAN KAVIRINADAN, Ph.D., Department of English, Nehru Memorial College (Autonomous) Puthanampatti...
Gratitude Letter Guidelines
The following are guidelines for writing a detailed gratitude letter:
1) Each student needs to think of a person in his or her life who has been kind to him or her but whom the student has never thanked. Instead of kindness, the student could also identify a person...
What is gratitude; there are many of definitions to define this word. Some of these definitions are the emotion that arises from multiple sources, including general appreciation of other people in one’s life. Another definition is the appreciation of nature and the world. Another one is...
a deep undercurrent of gratitude.
Gratitude is a powerful emotion. It makes us feel good, and it makes those around us feel good too.
But gratitude is more than a feel-good emotion. It is a powerful talent that enables us to be better leaders, managers and parents.
Gratitude enables us to be better
Before I move on with my paper, there are few people that to whom I would like to express my gratitude. First of all, a wholehearted gratitude to my course instructor Mr. Shafqat Chaudhuri who has been a great support throughout the semester. I wouldn’t have been able...
men so ambitious and self-confident have been so loved. What made George Jenkins different was the way all of his attributes incorporated gratitude. His gratitude flowed from another surprising virtue in such a successful man, namely humility.
That man raised in modest circumstances in Georgia, having...
Unit 3 Assignment #1
Mark A. Viramontes
06 March 2013
In my life I have several things to be grateful for. My top five starts off with my grandparents. My mother’s mom and my Father’s dad were very influential in my life after my parents divorced...
(Bridal)- Happy love
Pink-Appreciation, "Thank you", Grace, Perfect Happiness, Admiration, Gentleness, "Please Believe Me"
Dark Pink-Appreciation, Gratitude, "Thank You"
Light Pink-Admiration, Sympathy, Gentleness, Grace, Gladness, Joy, Sweetness
Yellow-Joy, Gladness, Friendship, Delight, Promise...
Being thankful for what we have / "Gratitude"
There are a lot of things in my life that I am thankful for, but most important thing is that I have a great family and loving parents. There are many things that I don’t normally realize which I still take for granted like having my own car and attending...
take this time to thank you all for your presence here to take part in this is milestone in our lives’ journey. I wish especially to give my sincere gratitude to all those who gave up their time and effort to make this special event not just possible but grand. I owe many thanks especially to our teachers;...
Gratitude in simple term can be explained as ‘The quality of being thankful; readiness to show appreciation for and to return kindness’.
It should be distinguished from thanks, which is too often a matter of words, and not accompanied by a feeling of thankfulness or by those actions which...
The Three Gs: Gratitude, Giving, and Generosity
( Jenni Wright 2008
How do you feel when someone gives you a gift? In particular remember a gift that you have really wanted, or a gift that has been handmade. Or how do you feel when you receive a gift from a child that they have lovingly...
Wen-Chieh (Jack) Kuan
Nov. 25, 2014
Writing this gratitude journal had been a great start to discover and understand more about myself. Previously, when I had heard about this journal assignment from the class, I didn’t see any point by writing ten words which...
"Is There a Correlation Between Good Health and Gratitude?"
I think that my attitude about gratitude is very important. Over the past couple weeks, I have been assingned to write about what I am grateful for or something good that has happened to me that day. I think that this has really truly strengthed...
After giving this topic of gratitude some careful thought, I have boiled it down to a definition of being grateful and appreciative for someone or something that you have in your life. And something I have gratitude towards is my relationship with my mother. I have always been relatively close with my...
To me, gratitude always sounds like something somebody else thinks you should have, as in “You should be grateful for all I’ve done for you.” It kind of takes the fun out of it.
What’s more, everyone I know has lavish amounts of everything they need – spacious homes, foods from...
increase both the quantity and quality of your life.4. Practice gratitude. It is so easy to get in the bad habit of envying what others have. The grass often seems greener on the other side of the fence. It is vitally important to learn gratitude. We should practise thinking about the things we have to be...
To our beloved principal, to our academic coordinator, to our ever supportive teachers and staff, and to our family, most especially our parents, friends, fellow classmates and students. Ladies and Gentlemen, a pleasant morning to everyone.
High school life, an unforgettable memory...
What Gratitude Means Today.
The day started like any other Sunday around our house, Sunday’s are usually lazy days, besides laundry, none of us usually do much but get ready for the coming week ahead. I usually make a big dinner and we eat and just all hang out around the house. It was a beautiful...
As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.
I totally agree with the words of John F. Kennedy.
First of all, I consider that words have almost no value when it comes to expressing our gratitude towards somebody. What really...
First of all, I would like to express my sincere and deepest gratitude to my respected Supervisors Mrs. Pallavi Gurung, Lecturer, Department of Microbiology, St. Xavier’s College, Maitighar; Mr. Ganesh Acharya, Quality...
flourish with gratitude and appreciation in order to rebuild our community, and it's resources. For some, it may be school, church, work, or even after-school programs that has helped others grow and develop into positive individuals, whose actions are influenced by their gratitude. My gratitude stems from...
Imagine finally going to your warm cozy bedroom after a long day in school and finding it infested with mosquitoes. Yes! A colony of uninvited guests had the guts to completely overtake your room. You feel like screaming at them “pick on someone your own size!” You take a fly swatter and...
I would like to thank the authority of the Dutch Bangla Bank Limited, Banani Branch for allowing me the informations.
I like to acknowledge with gratitude
Mr. Musleh uddin ahmed, managing director.
Mrs. Selina azim, AVP, manager operations.
Mr. Khandaker reja mohammad ahsan, SPO.
Mr. Musfiqur rahman...
three hypotheses all tie into the slippery slope theory.
An example of slippery slope and how it is linked to police corruption begins with any gratitude such as a cup of coffee that a police officer may take. The notion of slippery slope is the continuous dispute apt for the no gratuity policy. ...