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In praise of gratitude

November 21, 2012

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Michael Craig Miller, MD, Senior Editor, Mental Health Publishing, Harvard Health Publishing

Michael Craig Miller, M.D., was Editor in Chief of the Harvard Mental Health Letter from August 2000 to March 2012. Published monthly, the Harvard Mental Health Letter was read widely by professionals and non-professionals alike. Dr. … See Full Bio
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November 27, 2012

Thank you for this timely post on the value of gratitude. Mark

November 21, 2012

Thank you for sharing this article again! It’s one of our favorites at 1THINGapp: a social gratitude journal that helps you focus on what you’re grateful for, thank people who are important to you, and contribute to a growing collection of shared gratitude, worldwide.

Armando Ribeiro das Neves Neto
November 21, 2012

Cultivating gratitude is a recent rediscovery of the scholars of Positive Psychology on human flourishing and happiness. We must not forget that the Buddhist philosophy and humanistic psychology had already noted the role of gratitude to a full life. We should be grateful to the scholars of the past and of the present moment for reward us with scientific evidence on one of the noblest human virtues. Thank you!

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