It's because I've discovered that gratitude is like gas to a car. How far you can travel depends upon how full your tank is. The question is, is your thank""full" or is your thank empty? Psalms 100:4-5 says,
Enter into His gates with thanksgiving, And into His courts with praise.
Be thankful to Him, and bless His name. 5 For the LORD is good;
His mercy is everlasting, And His truth endures to all generations.
I've found that having your thank-full depends on your gratitude. Gratitude reminds me of my attitude.
Many years ago I learned to fly and I discovered that one of the primary instruments a pilot had to monitor was their "attitude" indicator. The attitude indicator