Explore the value of Appreciation
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APPRECIATION QUOTATIONS
Roots
“The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of appreciation for goodness.”

The 14th Dalai Lama

Robbins
“Trade your expectation for appreciation and the world changes for you.”

Anthony Robbins

20210726 monday quote
“The best way to pay for a lovely moment is to enjoy it.”

Richard David Bach

20170208 wednesday quote
“Normal day, let me be aware of the treasure you are. Let me learn from you, love you, bless you before you depart. Let me not pass you by in the quest of some rare and perfect tomorrow.”

Mary Jean Irion

20210728 wednesday quote
“Enjoy the little things in life, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.”

Robert Brault

20170206 monday quote
“What counts can’t always be counted; what can be counted doesn’t always count.”

Albert Einstein

20170207 tuesday quote
“Enjoy all you have while pursuing all you want. ”

Jim Rohn

Mizner
“Be nice to people on your way up because you'll meet them on your way down.”

Wilson Mizner

20160919 monday quote
“Forget yesterday - it has already forgotten you. Don't sweat tomorrow - you haven't even met. Instead, open your eyes and your heart to a truly precious gift - today.”

Steve Maraboli

20210729 thursday quote
“The mind is like a flower. It does not bloom without the lights of appreciation, encouragement, and love.”

Dr. Debasish Mridha

20210730 friday quote
“Now is no time to think of what you do not have. Think of what you can do with what there is. ”

Ernest Hemingway

20210727 tuesday quote
“We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures.”

Thornton Wilder

Here are some stories about everyday heroes who show 'appreciation'.
APPRECIATION
Sharone O Her name is Sharone and she is my mother. She is my hero. She became my hero gradually during my lifetime. As I grew and matured I was able to recognize all that she has done for me, sacrificed for me, and taught me. I have a great deal of gratitude for who I am because of what I learned from my mother. When...
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christina miller dear mom, since thanksgiving is tomorrow i thought that it would be nice to do this. let me start off by saying that you are a great mom. i know we fight sometimes, and i know we disagree on some things, but i know that your always there for me. your really funny and caring and you always try to be the best...
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APPRECIATION
Sorry for the Inconvenience The Armed Forces Appreciation Day at the rodeo was a great success. We had 3,000+ troops on the ground representing all branches of the military. Fortunately, Kenny brought the Air Force golf cart, which he was kind enough to turn over to me for the day. Of the many special moments of the day, one really stuck...
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Where did your values come from?

We've all had people in our lives who have made a positive impact on us. A parent or grandparent, a sibling who was there for us, or maybe even just a guy who shines shoes for a living? Whoever they are, tell us their story so they can inspire us even more.

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ACHIEVEMENT
AMBITION
APPRECIATING NATURE
APPRECIATION
BEING THERE
BELIEVE
BELIEVE IN YOURSELF
BRAVERY
CARING
CHANGE
CHARACTER
CHARITY
CHEER
CIVILITY
CLASS AND GRACE
COMMITMENT
COMMON GROUND
COMMUNITY
COMPASSION
COMPLIMENTS
COMPROMISE
CONFIDENCE
CONNECTION
COURAGE
COURTESY
CREATIVITY
DEDICATION
DETERMINATION
DEVOTION
DO THY BEST
DO YOUR PART
DREAM
DRIVE
EDUCATION
EMPATHY
ENCOURAGEMENT
EQUALITY
EXCELLENCE
FAMILY
FITNESS
FORESIGHT
FORGIVENESS
FRIENDSHIP
GENEROSITY
GET ALONG
GET OUTSIDE
GIVING BACK
GOOD EXAMPLES
GOOD MANNERS
GOODNESS
GRATITUDE
GREAT MUSIC
GRIT
HARD WORK
HEALTH
HELPING OTHERS
HONESTY
HONOR
HOPE
HUMILITY
HUMOR
IMAGINE
INCLUDING OTHERS
INCLUSION
INGENUITY
INNOVATION
INSPIRATION
INTEGRITY
JOY
JUSTICE
KINDNESS
LAUGHTER
LEADERSHIP
LEARNING
LISTENING
LITERACY
LIVE LIFE
LIVE YOUR DREAMS
LOVE
LOYALTY
MAKING A DIFFERENCE
MENTORING
MINDFULNESS
MOTIVATION
OPPORTUNITY
OPTIMISM
OUR BEAUTIFUL WORLD
OVERCOMING
PARENTING
PASSION
PATIENCE
PEACE
PERSEVERANCE
PERSISTENCE
PIONEERING
PLEASE AND THANK YOU
PRACTICE
PREPARATION
PULL TOGETHER
PURPOSE
REACHING OUT
RESILIENCY
RESPECT
RESPONSIBILITY
RIGHT CHOICES
RISING ABOVE
SACRIFICE
SECOND CHANCES
SELF-CARE
SERVICE
SHARING
SMILE
SOUL
SPORTSMANSHIP
SPREAD YOUR WINGS
STEWARDSHIP
STRENGTH
TEACHING BY EXAMPLE
TEAMWORK
THANK YOU
TRUE BEAUTY
TRUE CHAMPION
TRUST
UNITY
VISION
VOLUNTEERING
WISDOM
WONDER
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Your Comments
Ken from Spring Valley, IL SEPTEMBER 20, 2016
The best things in life aren't things.

Anonymous JANUARY 12, 2015
I'm a special education teacher. We use your website to teach important values to our students. The videos are great education tools! Keep up the good work! Thank you. Brent, Minnesota

Lexi from NewRichmond SEPTEMBER 15, 2014
I love it guys

Brad from Cincinnati JANUARY 21, 2014
I love it

Bruce Willingham from Warner Robins, Ga MARCH 1, 2013
Appreciation is to show gratefulness to someone.

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