Cultivate the habit of being grateful for every good thing that comes to you, and to give thanks continuously. —Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Cultivate the habit of being grateful for every good thing that comes to you, and to give thanks continuously.

RALPH WALDO EMERSON

An American essayist, lecturer, and poet who led the transcendentalist movement of the mid-19th century.

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