Messages Of Thankfulness

Poems About Being Thankful For The People In Your Life

21 Poems About Being Thankful For The People In Your Life

We all have people in our lives we are thankful for. These poems can be shared with them to show our gratitude for their influence on us.

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  1. For My Grandpa

    Remembering Grandfather

    in Funeral Poems


    I know we are all feeling a little bit sad
    That we've lost our Grandpa, our friend, and our dad.
    Together we have cried an ocean of tears
    As we feel so empty and hold many fears.

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    My granddad passed away yesterday, and for 25 years I have known him as a strong, wise, and funny person. He loved many things in his life, like starting businesses, keeping in touch with the...

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  2. The Perfect Little Girl

    • By JJ
    • Published: June 2007
    Poem About God Making A Perfect Granddaughter

    in Grandchildren Poems

    When God was making our granddaughter,
    He thought, "What can I do
    To create a perfect little girl
    To make a grandma's dream come true?"

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    • Rating 4.48
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    This is the perfect poem. My granddaughter is Madison and almost 7 and has blue eyes...I could've sworn this poem was made for My Madison. Awesome

  3. My Sister

    Long Lost Sister

    in Sister Poems

    What you mean to me
    Is more than I can express.
    You see, I had no sister when I was little
    To call when I was in distress.

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    I can relate to this poem if you read it from bottom to top because when I was little my older sister and I used to play with each other all the time. Then suddenly she started being mean to...

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  4. Mother Unlike Any Other

    • By Brittany
    • Published: May 2015
    Poem About A Great Mother

    in Mother Poems

    My dear mother unlike any other,

    You taught me how to walk,
    And you taught me how to talk.

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    • Rating 4.41
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    My mother is my bus driver. She has always been there for me & when she can't be there for me, I always have my other relatives. I love her & my relatives with all my heart!

  5. My One, My Only, My Everything

    Love Finds A Way

    in True Love Poems


    For so long, I wished for the day.
    The day that our love would find its way.
    From my heart and into your soul,
    The feeling so strong, I had no control.

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    • Rating 4.40
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    I am in love with a girl, it's been five years now but we're not dating yet. I've been trying to show her how much I love her. It's really hard for me, I don't think I can be in a...

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  7. For My Aunt

    in Aunt Poems

    My aunt is to me the greatest person in this world,
    one of a kind and one in a million.

    She has the biggest heart with the most caring touch,

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    Featured Shared Story

    This is a very nice, touching, and sweet poem. It really defined my aunt the way I have always wanted to define her. I like it. I have read it to her on her birthday and on Women's Day. Thank you

  8. Daddy, I Love You

    • By Laura Phipps
    • Published: February 2006

    in Father Child Poems

    You held me up when I was weak.
    You hugged me close when tears I'd weep.
    When things got hard, you pushed me through.
    You always showed me you loved me true.

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    • Rating 4.36
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    My dad passed away 2 months ago and I can not forget and my mom and I are sad. I know that he is not in any more pain in heaven.

  9. My Mother

    • By Kristina M. Calla
    • Published: February 2006
    Mother Daughter Bond

    in Mother Daughter Poems

    I'm thankful for my mother
    for always standing by my side.
    For letting me cry on her shoulder,
    and for being my greatest guide.

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    • Votes 316
    • Rating 4.36
  10. My Thank You

    • By Meghan N. Faber
    • Published: February 2006
    Big Sis, Little Sis

    in Thank You Poems

    You've always been there,
    making sure I was okay.
    The one who helped me be
    the kind of person I am today.

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    • Rating 4.33
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    My baby sister , Ann Marie , unfortunately died at a very tender age , leaving her two young sons without their beautiful mother. this poem reminded me that I carry her in my heart always ....

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  11. Thank You For Taking Care Of Me

    • By Jessica
    • Published: June 2008

    in Thank You Poems

    Thank you
    For everything you have ever done
    To make my life better.
    I might deny it sometimes,

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    Featured Shared Story

    Since I was born, I have never been loved by a person like the way my parents do. I was sometimes naughty, but they guided me through the right path. Days were sometimes dark friends turned...

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  12. God Gave Me You, Sister

    Poem About Being Grateful For Sister

    in Sister Poems

    God brought us together as sisters
    So we can share all our hopes and dreams,
    To share our laughter and our tears.
    Sometimes to get mad and even fight,

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    • Votes 381
    • Rating 4.28
  13. The Whispering Winds

    • By Kris Rights
    • Published: June 2007

    in Friends Forever Poems

    Like the wind whispering through the trees,
    Your spirit lifts me,
    Teaching me valuable lessons.
    I wait patiently to grow in the light of your eyes,

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    • Rating 4.25
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    hi, my name is Cynthia. I fell in love with this poem the first time I read it. you see, I have a true friend that I've been through ups and downs with. At school my English teacher assigned...

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  14. I Love You Mom

    Poem For Mom's Birthday

    in Birthday Poems


    You brighten up my life
    With tender love and care.
    When I reach out,
    You're always there.

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    • Rating 4.21
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    A parents job most days goes unnoticed, unless they take away your phone. It's true I gave my mother fits and most times I didn't understand, but I had my day of reckoning when I finally had...

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  15. Thanks

    • By Michael A. Faust
    • Published: February 2006
    Mother's Day Poem Written By Loving Husband

    in Mother's Day Poems

    I know it's been a hard task,
    the things we ask of you.
    You should know you're very special
    for all the things you do.

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    • Rating 4.20
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    The best mother in the world is a mother that speaks the word of truth and sees her family needs and wants. A mother's love is a love that you would never want to forget about. To my mother,...

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  16. My Little Man

    • By E.Kelly D. Roark
    • Published: February 2006

    in Children Poems

    I came in from work; my little man met me at the door.
    Keep in mind, I'm up there in age and he is only four.
    This morning I sat and listened to him laugh in his sleep.
    I'm so proud; my joy often makes me weep.

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    • Rating 4.16
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    This story got to me because I raise three boys by myself and them are and was always my little men. I used to think about the three Musketeers. They are grown and two of my sons have little...

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  17. To My Family

    • By Peyton A. Goad
    • Published: February 2006

    in Loving Poems about Family

    To my family
    Who supports me,
    Loves me,
    And cares for me.

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    • Votes 314
    • Rating 4.15
  18. Thank You

    • By Cindy S. Baxter
    • Published: July 2007

    in Best Friend Poems

    I thank you right now
    for being my friend.
    No strings attached, no being

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    • Votes 286
    • Rating 4.15
  19. I Never Knew I Would Love You Like I Do

    in Love Poems about Marriage

    I never knew that I would love someone the way I love you.
    You have opened the door to a new and exciting life
    that I had never imagined could be...

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    • Favorited 10
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    • Rating 4.14
  20. Real Friends

    Poem About Being Thankful For Friends

    in Best Friend Poems by Teens

    There's this little thing called friendship.
    I experience it every day,
    And I will always be thankful that I have friends,
    Because they have helped me along the way.

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    • Rating 4.12
    Featured Shared Story

    Very touching poem. I loved the poem. I have a friend like this. I'm glad I do, too.

  21. Thankful

    • By Mari R. Deem
    • Published: February 2006

    in Thank You Friend Poems

    You made me happy when I was sad.
    You made me laugh when I was mad.
    You made me believe and not give up; you were always there when there wasn't

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    • Rating 4.04
  22. For My Teacher, My Life

    • Published: May 2017
    Thanking A Teacher For Her Influence

    in Teacher Poems

    It's the 20th Teacher's Day since the day I met you.
    On this special day,
    I just want to let you know that
    You are always remembered each day.

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    • Votes 29
    • Rating 3.93

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