100 Gratitudes

"Dwell on that which makes you happy, and you'll be happier. You are what you think."

What are you grateful for? Here's a list of one hundred things that I'm grateful for today; there are thousands of things.

Hugs
Unexpected generosity
Cities and the intricacies of urban fabric and invisible systems.
My hands
Thank you notes
The internet
Smiles from strangers
Refrigeration
Antibiotics
Conversations
Vulnerability
Kissing
Open spaces
Gardens
Old people
Wonderful storytellers
Good Great sex
Coffee
Spices
HandstandsHolding hands
Community
Hiking
Yoga
Clean water
Cities
Sleeping in
The ability to change
Friendship
Family
Perseverance
Singable songs
Pianos
Books
The internet
Puppies
Enthusiasm
Feelings
Difficulty
Magic
Forgiveness
Courage
Free parking …
Having a home
Breathing
Summers
Water
Flexibility
Challenges
Daring Adventures
People who dream big
People who make things happen, with honesty, authenticity, courage and little complaint
Freedoms
People who have sacrificed everything to make another’s life better
Time for reflection
My parents
The sense of touch
The smell of spices
Running
Good health
Rain and snow
A place to rest my head
Laughter, giggles and silliness
Back rubs
Having work
The ability to love
Spirituality
Time
Compound interest
Leverage and Scale
Intelligence
Connection
Wisdom
Vulnerability
Handwritten cards
Saying Thank You
Living
Moleskine notebooks
Possibility
Choice
Travel
Energy
Things that can’t be built by one person, like bridges, or community
Audacity
Water
Movement
Startups
Courage
A roof over my head
A car
An organized city
Inspirational people
People who work really hard
A bed to sleep in
More pairs of shoes than I’ll ever need
Vision and the ability to read
Twitter
Bicycles
Powerful craziness
You.


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5 Responses to 100 Gratitudes

  1. [...] I also listed out a hundred gratitudes for the overwhelming number of luxuries and opportunities present in my life. I sat, a quiet shadow in a crowded street, anonymous behind a cup of coffee, watching people laughing, wandering, and jovially interacting in front of me. Loving the life I’ve been blessed with, and focusing on each of the little things that mean so much. You can see it here. [...]

  2. Amy says:

    I love this. It makes me want to make a list of my own gratitudes.

  3. [...] our victories.  In addition, I follow the amazing Sarah K. Peck and was inspired by a recent blog post she wrote about 100 things for which she is grateful.  Here’s my list of 100 things I am grateful for [...]

  4. [...] many different people touting the importance and worth of a Gratitude List. From Sarah Peck at ItStartsWith.com to INC’s recent article “The True Secret to Success (It’s Not What You [...]

  5. [...] many different people touting the importance and worth of a Gratitude List. From Sarah Peck at ItStartsWith.com to INC’s recent article “The True Secret to Success (It’s Not What You Think)“, to every [...]

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