“The Bible tells us that whenever we come before God, whatever our purpose or prayer request, we are always to come with a thankful heart.” - David Jeremiah.
Phil 4:6 (TLV): “Do not be anxious about anything - but in everything, by prayer and petition with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God.”
“Pride slays thanksgiving, but a humble mind is the soil out of which thanks naturally grow.” - Henry Ward Beecher.
1 Thes 5:18 (KJV): “In everything give thanks: for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you.”
“In everyone's life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit.” - Albert Schweitzer.