In today’s highly consumerist society, where possessing a killer instinct is considered a great asset, and quarterly growth figures are a measure of a nation’s standing internationally; does gratitude have any place at all? What is gratitude? Learn how gratitude empowers, how it affects society, its place in religion, and why gratitude is so important. Gratitude can be learned. Inside are ten steps you can take to incorporate gratitude into your life. Additionally, there are some behaviors to avoid if we truly want to enhance our process of learning gratitude, as well as exercises to really incorporate gratitude into your life. Read about real-life gratitude stories from the likes of Oprah Winfrey, Winston Churchill, and Ronald Reagan. Enjoy the gratitude poems in this book. Use them to increase gratitude in your life, even when you don’t feel grateful. Practice feeling gratitude . . . practice will . . . reap the physical, mental, and spiritual advantages that naturally flow from the simple act of being grateful.