Being ungrateful is the most detestable quality. Man is the only social animal having reasoning power and this has to be used to think and act upon. We take help from others when we need but it is basic courtesy to be grateful for the help. Being ungrateful will again take us to the barbaric nature which we have been trying to shed all along. Even dogs are grateful so it is the duty of man to be grateful and those who are ungrateful are severely punished by their own conscience. Kahlil Gibran confesses thus” I have learned silence from the talkative, tolerance from the intolerant and kindness from the unkind yet strangely I am ungrateful to those teachers”. The first person whom one has to be grateful is his or her own mother. Being ungrateful to one’s mother is the most sinful act. Read these quotes on ungrateful and send it to others so that they know the value of being grateful.