I wanted find the best holiday Instagram captions and quotes for thanksgiving out there, now not only can you spruce up your Instagram feed but your favorite captions will all be in one nice place. Tis the season for parties, family gatherings, Friendsgiving, cookie decorating, Christmas plays, turkey carving, tree hunting…okay you get the drift. One of my favorite things about Instagram other than seeing my family and friends who live far away, is seeing the clever and inspiring captions everyone comes up with. If you like quotes, check out this inspirational Marvel quotes post and my positive affirmations for moms. There’s a lot of holidays during this holiday season so we’ll start with Thanksgiving and go through New Years. Let’s get started.
70 Instagram Captions and Quotes for Thanksgiving
Inspiring Thanksgiving Quotes & Captions
Thanksgiving always makes me so warm and fuzzy. I think of gratitude and sap when I think about what photo I’m going to be posting on Instagram. It only made sense that I start with the inspiring Thanksgiving quotes and captions for Instagram.
We may not have it all together, but together, we have it all.
“Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don’t have, you will never, ever have enough.” – Oprah Winfrey
“Thanksgiving dinners take eighteen hours to prepare. They are consumed in twelve minutes. Half-times take twelve minutes. This is not coincidence.” – Erma Bombeck
“If you think about a Thanksgiving dinner, it’s really like making a large chicken.”
Why does food always taste better when you eat it with family?
A happy heart is a thankful heart.
“When we give cheerfully and accept gratefully, everyone is blessed.” — Maya Angelou
“Even in the trials of life, if we have eyes to see them, we can find good things everywhere we look.” — Joanna Gaines
“After a good dinner one can forgive anybody, even one’s own relations.” — Oscar Wilde
“Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend. Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today and creates a vision for tomorrow.”
“Remember God’s bounty in the year. String the pearls of His favor. Hide the dark parts, except so far as they are breaking out in light! Give this one day to thanks, to joy, to gratitude!”
Give thanks for a little, and you will find a lot.
“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.”
“For everything God created is good, and nothing is to be rejected if it is received with thanksgiving, because it is consecrated by the word of God and prayer.” 1 Timothy 4:4-5
“Give thanks not just on Thanksgiving Day, but every day of your life. Appreciate and never take for granted all that you have.”
“Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his love endures forever.” 1 Chron. 16:34
“Thanksgiving is one of my favorite days of the year because it reminds us to give thanks and to count our blessings. Suddenly, so many things become so little when we realize how blessed and lucky we are.”
“What I love about Thanksgiving is that it’s purely about getting together with friends or family and enjoying food. It’s really for everybody, and it doesn’t matter where you’re from.”
“All across America, we gather this week with the people we love to give thanks to God for the blessings in our lives.” – George W. Bush
“Even when life may be difficult, we should thank God for all He does for us which we do not deserve.” –Billy Graham
“Gratitude produces deep, abiding joy because we know that God is working in us, even through difficulties.” –Charles Stanley
“Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has plenty; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.” – Charles Dickens
“When asked if my cup is half-full or half-empty my only response is that I am thankful I have a cup.”
“Gratitude is the inward feeling of kindness received. Thankfulness is the natural impulse to express that feeling. Thanksgiving is the following of that impulse.”
“Gratitude is what you feel. Thanksgiving is what you do.” –Tim Keller
“Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and never giving it.”
“If you think my hands are full, you should see my heart.”
Happiness is homemade.
I love you to the fridge of food and back.
You’re the best and I’m the luckiest.
“Home is wherever I am with you.” — Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, “Home”
“We were together. I forget the rest.” — Walt Whitman
“Life doesn’t have to be perfect to be wonderful.” — Annette Funicello
“Be happy in the moment, that’s enough. Each moment is all we need, not more.” — Mother Teresa
Funny Thanksgiving Quotes and Captions
Sure, we all want to be sentimental during this season of giving thanks but when you think about it, Thanksgiving has some pretty hilarious points to it too. That’s why I had to include these hilarious and quippy Thanksgiving quotes and captions for Instagram.
“Thanksgiving, man. Not a good day to be my pants.”
“I like football. I find its an exciting strategic game. It’s a great way to avoid conversation with your family at Thanksgiving.”
Keep calm and wear stretchy pants.
Feast your eyes on this.
May your pants be stretchy, may your glasses stay full, and may your family avoid all talk of politics.
Sorry, too full to think of a better caption.
I’m thankful for wine.
To-do list: Eat, drink, nap.
I can’t button my pants, but it was worth it.
Gobble ’til you wobble.
Thankful for elastic waistbands.
Keep calm and gobble on.
Family and turkey and football—oh my!
I came in like a Butterball.
Reminder: Set your scale back 10 pounds today!
Nobody puts gravy in the corner.
I’m carbo loading…for Black Friday.
Look at this feast; now let’s eat this beast.
I’m thankful for elastic waistbands.
There is always something to be thankful for. Like wine. And pie. And more wine.
Thanksgiving, bringing out the best of family dysfunction since 1863.
Why did the turkey cross the road twice? To prove he wasn’t chicken.
Here’s to family, food, and awkwardly avoiding politics at the dinner table.
Thankful, blessed, and mashed potato obsessed.
I can’t eat another bite. Oh, look, pie!
May your turkey be moist and may no one use that word to describe it.
We offered the turkey some dinner, but he was already stuffed.
Leftovers are for quitters.
“Hey I just met you, and this is gravy. But here’s my stuffing, so carve me maybe.” — Mitchell Bader
Feast your eyes on us.
FACT: You can’t answer your family’s questions if you always have food in your mouth.
You miss 100% of the leftovers you don’t eat.
“Snuggled up trying to look cute while I cant move from my food coma… or the innocent look I have before I go in for thirds…you pick.” – Jennifer Lopez
“Happy Thanksgiving! May the calories be abundant, and alcohol be plentiful in order to avoid talking politics with relatives!” – Felicia Day
“I think the maternity pants are going to be making an annual appearance as my Thanksgiving pants!” – Carrie Underwood
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