“When asked if my cup is half-full or half empty, my only response is that I am thankful I have a cup” — Anonymous. How to be more thankful? Click here for 129 being thankful quotes and sayings for a gratitude-filled life. Use them for inspiration this Thanksgiving or any day of the year. These quotes about being thankful for life, for someone, for relationships, to god or for family. They’re perfect for teaching children about gratitude or for daily reminders to show appreciation.