Gratitude, a path to celebrating life

Gratitude is generally seen as an emotion, an attitude, a moral virtue, a personality trait, or a coping mechanism, it is derived from the Latin root gratia, meaning grace, graciousness, or gratefulness. In a Gallup survey, over 90% of respondents indicated that expressing gratitude helped them to feel “happy”. I believe in the mystical power of gratitude, it is an accelerant, a tool, and a mindset, that elicits celebration of life.


Research states that ‘although a variety of life experiences can elicit feelings of gratitude,