“You think this is just another day in your life…it’s not just another day…today…it’s a gift…”… from the inspirational TED video “Gratitude”

Recently I wrote a Post on It’s Just Another Day but this post really puts it all into perspective. Enjoy!

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Some very favorite “pages”….
with the words from the wonderful Louis Schwartzberg TED video, “Gratitude”

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“today,
it’s given to us,
it’s a gift…
it’s the only gift we have right now…
and the only appropriate response is gratitude.”

“to open our hearts to all of these blessings”

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A wish for today….a wish for us all….
taken from the wonderful TED video, Gratitude,
by Louis Schwartzberg

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The video…“Gratitude”
my favorite section begins at 4:44 into the video

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A transcript of that favorite section of the video

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“Let the gratefulness overflow into blessings all around you.
And then it would be a very good day.”

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“today,
it’s given to us,
it’s a gift…
it’s the only gift we have right now…
and the only appropriate response is gratitude.”

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Added on Saturday, 11/24:  I just found out, just this very minute,  that the…

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9 responses to ““You think this is just another day in your life…it’s not just another day…today…it’s a gift…”… from the inspirational TED video “Gratitude”

  1. Hi Judith, thanks for passing these ideas along…that video is so special and I think that the sentiments expressed in it are so inspirational…

  2. Thanks for this Pat. I love the TED lectures, great food for thought. We should never take anything – or anyone – for granted.

  3. that was really beautiful..thank you for sharing it with us

  4. Thank you so much for sharing that, Judith! It was truly spoken from the soul and a wonderful thing for me to share with my students.

    • Steven,m thank you for the comment. I find many things on TED worthy of taking note. I do hope your students appreciate your efforts on their behalf. 🙂

  5. Hi Judith, I’m Kay Rolland’s friend, also a blogger. We “e-met” a summer or more ago. Thank you for sharing this lovely Gratitude Ted talk, and for all your thoughtful postings.

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