Free Essays on Gratitude

  1. Correlation between gratitude and lonelienss

     Abstract 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...

  2. Gratitude

    Gratitude 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...

  3. my essays

    Gratitude, or thankfulness, seems to be a lost art today. “Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all the others,” wrote Roman philosopher Cicero. “Nothing is more honourable than a grateful heart,” Roman senator Seneca was quoted as saying.Most religions encourage gratitude...

  4. Gratitude

    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...

  5. Gratitude

    (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...

  6. Iron and Steel

    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  ...

  7. Positive Psychology - a Well Lived Life

    and the ultimate goal and marker of a well-lived life. This review of the literature has yielded findings that possessing a disposition towards gratitude is not only indicated to be present in a well-lived life, but can enhance and improve mental, physical and spiritual life outcomes. The different...

  8. George Jenkins

    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...

  9. Gratitude Letter Guidleines

    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...

  10. english

    T 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...

  11. Positive Psychology

    Love, Hope, Gratitude, and Forgiveness Name Institute Introduction According to Seligman, (2002), the gifts of love, gratitude, hope and forgiveness are basic attributes of positive psychology. Seligman, (2002), defines positive psychology as the psychology that is more focused on emphasizing the...

  12. George Jenkins

    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...

  13. What Is Gratitude

     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...

  14. Fb 1

    The Power of Gratitude By Wes Hopper September 10, 2012 at 11:46am "You cannot exercise much power without gratitude, for it is gratitude that keeps you connected with Power." -Wallace Wattles   What is so special about gratitude? Of all the mental attitudes that we can have, why is this one singled...

  15. Creative Writing Assignment

    The differing views about the education of children about gratitude are due to a lack of gratitude, which could have resulted from differences in mainly three areas: knowledge, culture and mentalities. Differences in Knowledge Differences in education level and experiences of adults in the society...

  16. The Power of Graditude

    Gratitude Brings Prosocial Behaviors It would be a day I would never forget of the charity that was shown to my family. It was an early morning on November 23rd 1999 we were on our way to Idaho for thanksgiving, were just outside of Panguitch Utah we struck six horses running down the highway, being...

  17. Good Habits Students Should Have

    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...

  18. gratitude

    Gratitude   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...

  19. Gratitude

    Gratitude Rock Cliff 6th Ward November 18, 2012 Intro: 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...

  20. Wearing Jeans

    UNIVERSITY ACKNOWLEDGEMENT 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...

  21. Critical review of a positive intervention

    positive cognitions” (Sin & Lyubomirsky, 2009) (p467). Gratitude as a PPI, rather than specific types of gratitude interventions, will be more closely examined to reveal the mechanisms of gratitude beyond its well-being effects. Gratitude efficacy, gratitude intervention measures on well-being and if current...

  22. hnitwrg rgrog

    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...

  23. Cj340 Unit 4 Assignment

    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. ...

  24. The Meaning of Rose Colours

    (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...

  25. Micro Biology

    Internal Examiner Date:……………. ACKNOWLEDGEMENT 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...

  26. my term paper

    Acknowledgement I would like to express my deep gratitude to Mr. Martin Alexander S. Martin, general manager of S.P. Madrid and Associates and Law Firm, San Carlos Branch for accepting me to enter in their company and have my on the job training that will let me experience the actual scenarios in the...

  27. Thank You

    This simple phrase is one of the common ways of expressing gratitude. What is gratitude? Gratitude is a feeling, emotion or attitude in acknowledgment of a benefit that one has received or will receive. What is the importance of gratitude or saying thank you in our everyday lives? For the person saying...

  28. Speaking in Behalf of the Communicants

    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;...

  29. As We Express Our Gratitude

    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...

  30. thank you letter

    opportunity to have a 2nd interview with your team. I know that there are many people who are competing for this position and I want to express my gratitude for the chance to meet with you. After getting to know your team members, I was very impressed with the energy and excitement they bring to the work...