100+ Happy Thanksgiving Quotes & Wishes
Say "Happy Thanksgiving" to someone special with our collection of Thanksgiving quotes, blessings, and wishes for your family and friends.
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Last updated: 27 September 2019
Short & Sweet Thanksgiving Wishes
Thanksgiving is traditionally celebrated with family and friends. The holiday also includes a tradition of expressing gratitude by sending messages and wishes to more distant loved ones and close friends. Whether you're sending a card, email, or text message, a simple and sweet message is sure to be be well-received.
So if you wondering, "how do you say Happy Thanksgiving to someone?", don't panic! There are plenty of ideas on this page to help you wish someone all the best for the holidays!
Have a blessed Thanksgiving Day!
Wishing you a happy and blessed Thanksgiving!
Wishing you a bountiful harvest of blessings, good health, and happy memories.
May you enjoy a grand feast and the loving company of your family.
May your Thanksgiving be full of peace, love, and joy.
May your life be full of both Thanks and Giving!
Let us give thanks with grateful hearts.
Enjoy the feasting! Happy Thanksgiving!
May your Thanksgiving Holiday be full of laughter, cheer, and satisfied tummies!
Happy Thanksgiving Greetings for Everyone
Thanksgiving messages have a way of warming the heart and spreading the cheer of a family gathering. But cards aren't all. These messages aren't only suitable for cards, but they're also good for sending social media posts and emails.
Thanksgiving is the perfect time to be thankful for all the amazing gifts we have been blessed with. I hope your holiday is full of love and joy.
Happy turkey day! I wish you the best time with your family and friends, as the holiday fills your home with warmth and laughter. Enjoy the feasting!
Wishing you the bright company of good friends, the joy of a happy family, and the loving wonder of the holiday season.
May all my friends and family have a happy Thanksgiving holiday. I am so grateful for each and every one of you.
Although our houses may be far apart, our hearts remain as close as ever. Wishing you a season of wonder and abundance for the holidays. Happy Thanksgiving!
Just a little gratitude can unlock the great fullness of love. Wishing you a wonderful holiday full of love and plenty.
Happy Thanksgiving! May the autumn glow and delicious harvest of the season bring you happiness and prosperity!
Sending along warm wishes for a holiday spent surrounded by the people who make life worth living!
This Thanksgiving, let go of any holiday stress that you may be harboring and embrace the freeing spirit of gratitude and holiday cheer!
Happy Thanksgiving Messages for Friends
How often do you get a chance to tell your close friends how much they mean to you? Thanksgiving marks the ideal occasion to let a friend know that they're in your thoughts. Sending messages of gratitude to your close friends and or inviting them to a Friendsgiving party is a kind way of letting someone know how much they mean to you.
While I'm giving thanks for all the things I'm grateful for in my life, I want you to know that you're among them. I hope you have a wonderful holiday!
As the Fall season chills the air and fills our homes with the aroma of pumpkin spice, I want you to know how grateful I am to have you in my life.
Happy Thanksgiving! Let's not get too busy this holiday season to spend some time together.
The gift of close friends is the best of all. Thanks for being there to share so many wonderful memories!
As the year begins to run down, let us look back and be thankful for all the fun and happy memories we made throughout the year. Happy Thanksgiving, and I'm looking forward to another year full of memories.
You're my personal hero. All my life, you've taught me how to be a better person. I hope you enjoy a warm and lovely Thanksgiving.
We're not usually sappy like this, but since it's the time of year for thanking people... I want to say that having you as a friend has made my life more meaningful. Thanks for being my partner in crime! Happy Thanksgiving!
This Friendsgiving, let's enjoy the laughter of friends, mouth-watering aromas, and cheer that we'll remember for years to come.
This year, I'm grateful for so many things, but you're at the top of my list.
There's nothing better than having a friend who sticks with you in your good times and your rough ones. This Thanksgiving, you're my guest of honor.
Happy Thanksgiving Wishes for Family
Thanksgiving is a time for gathering the family and uniting despite past differences. The holiday offers us a way to let our family members know how much we care about them. But in case you can't get home for the holiday, send them a message of love and thanksgiving to let them know how much they matter to you.
This Thanksgiving, we're wishing you a home full of food, good company, and plenty of cheer to go around.
Among all the wonderful things in this world, I'm grateful to be a part of such a wonderful, supportive, and loving family!
Sending autumnal greetings to you and your family, and wishing you a holiday season full of peace, gratitude, and plenty.
Sending you warmest wishes from our home to yours for a loving and happy Thanksgiving. May this day be a wonderful reminder of the best and most important things in life.
I want to thank you for all the times that you have been there for me. You are so special and important to my life. I hope you have a memorable Thanksgiving!
Thanksgiving offers us a special time to think of and remember all those amazing people who enrich our lives. Thank you for being such an amazing part of my life.
Thanksgiving always brings back childhood memories of mouth-watering food, family games, and delicious pie. Although I can't make it this year, I'll still be there in spirit. Happy Thanksgiving, I miss you.
Thank you for being my greatest blessing!
Sometimes, I may take you for granted, and things might have been tense lately. But, I want you to know that I appreciate you very much and I'm grateful to have you in my life. Happy Thanksgiving!
Happy Thanksgiving Wishes for Colleagues
Colleagues, coworkers, clients, and employers play a part in helping our successes and making our lives easier, despite whatever ups and downs work may offer. While it's important to remain professional for business messages, it can also be perfectly appropriate and well-received to express your gratitude and sincere appreciation of your colleagues.
I'm thankful for all that you do. Have an amazing holiday!
I'm so glad to work with someone like you. Happy Thanksgiving!
I'm very fortunate to have the opportunity to work with someone of your expertise and understanding. Thank you for sharing your wisdom with me throughout this year. I hope you have a wonderful and restful Thanksgiving!
I appreciate the way you are always able to motivate me and keep me going. You've been a real gift to work with. Wishing you a joyful Thanksgiving.
Every morning, I'm grateful for your positive energy and calm guidance. Happy Thanksgiving!
Wishing you a restful and relaxing holiday!
I'm lucky to have a colleague like you who helps to build this workplace into a thriving community. Enjoy your holiday to the fullest!
Happy Thanksgiving to our amazing team. This [business/organization/shop] wouldn't be the same without you. We are grateful for your continued work and dedication, which is the root of our success. We wish you a restful and enjoyable holiday!
Thank you for all that you have done and given. We count you among our blessings and send our warmest wishes to you and your family this Thanksgiving.
I couldn't be more thankful to have a selfless teammate like you. Have a wonderful holiday with your friends and family.
Happy Thanksgiving Blessings
Thanksgiving offers us the opportunity to share our gratitude for our loved ones. Since the holiday revolves around harvest and feasting, it offers us the chance for shared gratitude for the food prepared and prosperity in life. These blessings offer a religious perspective on the holiday, and they work just as well in person, at a gathering, or sent with kindness to loved ones.
May you enjoy blessings in abundance, and may your good fortune remain with you all through the year.
May you enjoy the bounty of Thanksgiving, the joy of the holidays, and great health as the New Year approaches.
"Dear Lord; we beg but one boon more: Peace in the hearts of all men living, peace in the whole world this Thanksgiving."
~ Joseph Auslander
This Thanksgiving, let us take time to consider the lessons we have learned throughout the year. Let us think of how we can spread happiness, and look back on our favorite memories and all the wonderful people who have graced our lives. Have a happy Thanksgiving Day, from one grateful heart to another.
This Thanksgiving, may you be able to look back with humility and gratitude at all you have done and learned. This reflection will give you the strength to overcome obstacles in your path. With warmth and appreciation, Happy Thanksgiving.
Gratitude offers us a direct connection with the powers above. Today, let us remember that no matter how turbulent and difficult our lives may feel, we can always find something to be thankful for.
May the presence of your good friends and loving family nourish your soul this holiday, as you give thanks for all that you are given, as well as all that you are able to give of your own.
May your feast be plentiful and your blessings abundant.
This Fall, let's make time to evaluate what we have and how we live, as we work toward helping others with our giving and charity.
On this Thanksgiving Day, let us take a moment to count our numerous blessings. We are sincerely grateful for life and creation, the beauty of the world, the smiles and laughter of our family and friends, and the opportunity to live and thrive.
Funny Thanksgiving Quotes & Wishes
Thanksgiving is also a time of levity and good humor. Turkey jokes and whimsical decorations abound, as do all the physical discomforts of too much feasting. Funny Thanksgiving messages can help us to take the opportunity to to laugh at ourselves and blow off some steam.
Don't bother counting calories today, just your blessings. Wishing you a very happy Thanksgiving!
May your stuffing be tasty.
May your turkey plump,
may your potatoes and gravy have nary a lump.
May your yams be delicious,
and your pies take the prize,
and may your Thanksgiving dinner stay off your thighs.
"An optimist is a person who starts a new diet on Thanksgiving Day."
"This Thanksgiving, cherish the time spent with your family as a reminder of why you moved very far away from your family."
I don't care how much weight you put on over the holidays, I will still be grateful to know you! Happy turkey day!
There's at least one thing I'm sure to be grateful for this holiday season. I'm just glad I wasn't born a turkey! Happy Thanksgiving and may your feast be abundant!
Keep calm and pass the gravy.
The turkey is in the oven, the cider is spiked with rum, now let the family gossip begin. Happy Thanksgiving!
"You can tell you ate too much for Thanksgiving when you have to let your bathrobe out."
~ Jay Leno
"Vegetables are a must on a diet. I suggest carrot cake, zucchini bread, and pumpkin pie."
~ Jim Davis
Happy Thanksgiving Quotes
Thanksgiving gives us the chance to gather around a beautiful meal, spend some quality time together, and count all the things we're grateful for. Here are some quotations that fit well into a card or text message that offer powerful inspiration for the season.
"Let us be thankful to the people who bring us happiness; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom. "
~ Marcel Proust, from Pleasures and Days
"Gratitude is the memory of the heart."
~ Jean-Baptiste Massieu
"To say thank you is in recognition of humanity."
~ Toni Mont
"None is more impoverished than the one who has no gratitude. Gratitude is a currency that we can mint for ourselves, and spend without fear of bankruptcy."
~ Fred De Witt Van Amburgh
"Two kinds of gratitude: The sudden kind we feel for what we take; the larger kind we feel for what we give."
~ Edwin Arlington Robinson
"As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them."
~ John F. Kennedy
"There is a calmness to a life lived in gratitude, a quiet joy."
~ Ralph H. Blum
"Silent gratitude isn't much use to anyone."
~ G.B. Stern
"Thanksgiving is one of my favorite days of the year because it reminds us to give thanks and to count our blessings. Suddenly, so many things become so little when we realize how blessed and lucky we are."
~ Joyce Giraud
"Gratitude turns what we have into enough."
"Forever on Thanksgiving Day the heart will find the pathway home."
~ Wilbur D. Nesbit
"Thanksgiving Day is a jewel, to set in the hearts of honest men; but be careful that you do not take the day, and leave out the gratitude."
~ E.P. Powell
"We have so much to be thankful for. One day a year hardly seems adequate..."
"Gratitude can transform common days into Thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings."
~ William Arthur Ward
"If you are really thankful, what do you do? You share."
~ W. Clement Stone
"Thanksgiving, after all, is a word of action."
~ W.J Cameron
"As we grow older and realize more clearly the limitations of human happiness, we come to see that the only real and abiding pleasure in life is to give pleasure to other people."
~ P.G. Wodehouse, Something New
"After a good dinner one can forgive anybody, even one's own relations."
~ Oscar Wilde, A Woman of No Importance
"Stress cannot exist in the presence of a pie."
~ David Mamet's, from Boston Marriage
"The thankful receiver bears a plentiful harvest."
~ William Blake
"I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought; and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder."
~ G.K. Chesterton
"Not what we say about our blessings, but how we use them, is the true measure of our Thanksgiving."
~ W.T. Purkiser
"Kindness is always fashionable, and always welcome."
~ Amelia Barr
"Appreciation can change a day, even change a life. Your willingness to put it into words is all that is necessary."
~ Margaret Cousins
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