“Thanksgiving was never meant to be shut up in a single day.” –Robert Caspar Lintner
“Stand up, on this Thanksgiving Day, stand upon your feet. Believe in man. Soberly and with clear eyes, believe in your own time and place. There is not, and there never has been a better time, or a better place to live in.” –Phillips Brooks
“A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue, but the parent of all the other virtues.” –Cicero
“Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.”—Melody Beattie
“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
And - A little Thanksgiving Humor...
“Thanksgiving, when the Indians said, “Well, this has been fun, but we know you have a long voyage back to England”. –Jay Leno
“I celebrated Thanksgiving in an old-fashioned way. I invited everyone in my neighborhood to my house, we had an enormous feast, and then I killed them and took their land.” –Jon Stewart