Famous quotes about being thankful include, "Rest and be thankful," by Williams Wordsworth and, "Those blessings are sweetest that are won with prayer and worn with thanks,” by Thomas Goodwin. Oprah Winfrey also has a well-known quote on thankfulness that states, "Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough.”
William Wordsworth was an English poet associated with the launch of the Romantic Age in English literature. One of his most famous works was "Poems, in Two Volumes," published in 1807.
Thomas Goodwin was an English Puritan theologian and preacher whose works primarily involved sermons printed for the House of Commons. He was also a chaplain to Oliver Cromwell.
Oprah Winfrey, the first ever woman to own and produce her own talk show, has had many quotable words of wisdom throughout her time in the media spotlight. One of her quotes on passion states, "Everybody has a calling, and your real job in life is to figure out as soon as possible what that is, who you were meant to be, and to begin to honor that in the best way possible for yourself."