“Gratitude is a vaccine, an antitoxin, and an antiseptic.”
— John Henry Jowett
[John Henry Jowett (1864-1922) was an English pastor and teacher who shepherded prominent churches in both England and America. Renown for his depth of Bible knowledge, his motto was, “I have had but one passion, and I have lived for it-the absorbingly arduous yet glorious work of proclaiming the grace and love of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ.”]
Gratitude is a vaccine … by focusing on that which is praiseworthy, gratitude inoculates us against the disease of bitterness and resentment.
Gratitude is an antitoxin … by focusing on that which is praiseworthy we counteract the poisonous lie of the …