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242 Best Positive Attitude Quotes For More Success

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If you are looking for some amazing positive attitude quotes you are in the right place.

It’s incredibly important to have a positive outlook on life.

It helps you to become more successful in everything you do.

You’ll also find you attract more positive people into your circle of friends.

The positive attitude quotes in this post will help you to become more successful.

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Top 10 Positive Attitude Quotes

Be the attitude you want to be around.

Tim DeTellis
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If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.

Maya Angelou
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You may find the worst enemy or best friend in yourself.

English Proverb
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Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.

Lucille Ball
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Affirm the positive, visualize the positive and expect the positive, and your life will change accordingly.

Remez Sasson
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If you don’t think every day is a good day, just try missing one.

Cavett Robert
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Be the kind of person who dares to face life’s challenges and overcome them rather than dodging them.

Roy T. Bennett
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Happiness is an attitude. We either make ourselves miserable, or happy and strong. The amount of work is the same.

Francesca Reigler
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Think about every good thing in your life right now. Free yourself of worrying. Let go of the anxiety, breathe. Stay positive, all is well.

Germany Kent
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Choose the positive. You have a choice. You are the master of your attitude.

Bruce Lee
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More Positive Attitude Quotes

A problem is a chance for you to do your best. Duke Ellington

It takes but one positive thought when given a chance to survive and thrive to overpower an entire army of negative thoughts.

Robert H. Schuller

Yesterday is not ours to recover, but tomorrow is ours to win or lose. Lyndon B. Johnson

Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact. William James

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Positive energy is attracted to positive energy. Deborah Day

Life’s trials will test you, and shape you, but don’t let them change who you are.

Aaron Lauritsen

Faith is having a positive attitude about what you can do and not worrying at all about what you can’t do. Joyce Meyer

Excellence is not a skill. It is an attitude. Ralph Marston

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When you think and say I can, confidence and happiness will fill your entire being. Unknown

Don’t be pushed around by the fears in your mind. Be led by the dreams in your heart.

Roy T. Bennett

Preparation + Attitude + Opportunity + Action = Luck. John C. Maxwell

Whatever happens, take responsibility. Tony Robbins

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We May Encounter Many Defeats But We Must Not Be Defeated. Maya Angelou

We lost because we told ourselves we lost. Leo Tolstoy

Being positive doesn’t happen by chance. It’s a decision.

Diamante Lavendar

If you hear a voice within you say you cannot paint, then by all means paint and that voice will be silenced. Vincent Van Gogh

Keep your face to the sunshine, and you cannot see a shadow. Helen Keller

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Keep your face always toward the sunshine and shadows will fall behind you. Walt Whitman

When you can’t change the direction of the wind adjust your sails. H. Jackson Brown Jr

Pessimism never won any battle.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

Good thoughts and actions can never produce bad results; bad thoughts and actions can never produce good results…We understand this law in the natural world, and work with it; but few understand it in the mental and moral world although its operation there is just as simple and undeviating and they, therefore, do not cooperation with it. James Allen

Life is a shipwreck but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats. Voltaire

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If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door. Milton Berle

We can change our lives. We can do, have, and be exactly what we wish.

Tony Robbins

Our business in life is not to get ahead of others, but to get ahead of ourselves. E. Joseph Cossman

Fall seven times, stand up eight. Japanese proverb

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You reap fruit from the same kind of seed you’ve been sowing. You can’t talk negative and expect to live positive. Joel Osteen

Don’t let mental blocks control you. Set yourself free. Confront your fear and turn the mental blocks into building blocks.

Dr Roopleen

If you have a positive attitude and constantly strive to give your best effort, eventually you will overcome your immediate problems and find you are ready for greater challenges. Pat Riley

We would accomplish many more things if we did not think of them as impossible. Vince Lombardi

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Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances. Benjamin Franklin

Cultivate an optimistic mind, use your imagination, always consider alternatives, and dare to believe that you can make possible what others think is impossible.

Rodolfo Costa

It is good people who make good places. Anna Sewell

We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses. Abraham Lincoln

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One small positive thought can change your whole day. Zig Ziglar

Instead of saying, I’m damaged, I’m broken, I have trust issues say I’m healing, I’m rediscovering myself, I’m starting over. Horacio Jones

A positive attitude may not solve every problem but it makes solving any problem a more pleasant experience.

Grant Fairley

Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can. Richard Bach

Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten. Neil Gaiman

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No one will hit you harder than life itself. It doesn’t matter how hard you hit back. It’s about how much you can take, and keep fighting, how much you can suffer and keep moving forward. That’s how you win. Sylvester Stallone

Today’s present is tomorrow’s past, so make this present a beautiful one.

Luffina Lourduraj

Surround yourself with those who only lift you higher. Oprah Winfrey

Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that. Martin Luther King Jr.

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You know what’s just as powerful as a good cup of coffee in the morning? Starting your day with some good, loving thoughts. It can change how your whole day unfolds. Karen Salmansohn

Some days there won’t be a song in your heart. Sing anyway.

Emory Austin

Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will. Zig Ziglar

There isn’t anything that I cannot be or do or have. Abraham Hicks

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It will never rain roses: when we want to have more roses, we must plant more roses. George Eliot

The past has no power over the present moment. Eckhart Tolle

Live life to the fullest, and focus on the positive.

Matt Cameron

Be positive. Be true. Be kind. Roy Bennett

Live your life, sing your song. Not full of expectations. Not for the ovations. But for the joy of it. Rasheed Ogunlaru

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We are responsible for what we are, and whatever we wish ourselves to be, we have the power to make ourselves. Swami Vivekananda

Men do not attract that which they want, but that which they are. James Allen

Follow your heart, listen to your inner voice, stop caring about what others think.

Roy T. Bennett

Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success. Dr. Joyce Brothers

Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine. Anthony J. D’Angelo

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Believing in negative thoughts is the single greatest obstruction to success. Charles F. Glassman

Focus on an ocean of positives, not a puddle of negatives.

Kevin Ansbro

The opposite of love is not hate, it’s indifference. The opposite of art is not ugliness, it’s indifference. The opposite of faith is not heresy, it’s indifference. And the opposite of life is not death, it’s indifference. Elie Wiesel

A positive attitude can really make dreams come true it did for me. David Bailey

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It’s not only our capacity but also our belief that defines our ability to move forward. Mozella Ademiluyi

People inspire you or they drain you pick them wisely.

Hans Hasen

Mind is a flexible mirror, adjust it, to see a better world. Amit Ray

Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers, you cannot be successful or happy. Norman Vincent Peale

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An optimist is the human personification of spring. Susan J. Bissonette

Life is a gift, and it offers us the privilege, opportunity, and responsibility to give something back by becoming more.

Tony Robbins

Everything is within your power, and your power is within you. Janice Trachtman

If you’re not positive energy, you’re negative energy. Mark Cuban

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What is the difference between an obstacle and an opportunity? Our attitude toward it. Every opportunity has a difficult, and every difficulty has an opportunity. J. Sidlow Baxter

The most important decision you make is to be in a good mood. Voltaire

Motivational Positive Attitude Quotes

The mind is everything. What you think you become. Buddha

A positive attitude causes a chain reaction of positive thoughts, events, and outcomes. It is a catalyst, and it sparks extraordinary results.

Wade Boggs

I will keep smiling, be positive and never give up! I will give percent each time I play. These are always my goals and my attitude. Yani Tseng

Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you’ll start having positive results. Willie Nelson

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Surround yourself with the dreamers, and the doers, the believers, and thinkers, but most of all, surround yourself with those who see the greatness within you, even when you don’t see it yourself. Edmund Lee

Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn’t know you left open.

John Barrymore

We must believe that we are gifted for something, and that this thing, at whatever cost, must be attained. Marie Curie

Grateful souls focus on the happiness and abundance present in their lives and this in turn attracts more abundance and joy towards them. Stephen Richards

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Never whine, never complain, never try to justify yourself. Robert Greene

What they call you is one thing. What you answer to is something else. Lucille Clifton

To be happy is to think positively, confidently and optimistically.

Dr T.P.Chia

In the depth of winter I finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer. Albert Camus

Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year. Ralph Waldo Emerson

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When you are joyful, when you say yes to life and have fun and project positivity all around you, you become a sun in the center of every constellation, and people want to be near you. Shannon L. Alder

Believe you can, and you’re halfway there.

Theodore Roosevelt

The most important thing you will ever wear is your attitude. Jeff Moore

Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character. Albert Einstein

It’s a funny thing about life, once you begin to take note of the things you are grateful for, you begin to lose sight of the things that you lack. Germany Kent

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No matter what you’re going through, there’s a light at the end of the tunnel and it may seem hard to get to it but you can do it and just keep working towards it and you’ll find the positive side of things. Demi Lovato

Well, if it can be thought, it can be done, a problem can be overcome.

E.A. Bucchianeri

The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude. Oprah Winfrey

Don’t hang with negative people. They will pull you down with them. Instead, invite them into your light and together you will both shine strong. L.F. Young

Positive thinking is the key to success in business, education, pro football, anything that you can mention. I go out there thinking that I’m going to complete every pass. Ron Jaworski

I do not believe in taking the right decision, I take a decision and make it right.

Muhammad Ali Jinnah

While we may not be able to control all that happens to us, we can control what happens inside us. Benjamin Franklin

The first step is you have to say that you can. Will Smith

Never allow your mind to wander untamed like a wild animal that exists on the basis of survival of the fittest. Tame your mind with consistent focus on your goals and desires. Stephen Richards

Love yourself. It is important to stay positive because beauty comes from the inside out.

Jenn Proske

An attitude of positive expectation is the mark of the superior personality. Brian Tracy

You have to open up to the world and learn optimism…Contentment with the past, happiness with the present, and hope for the future. Learned optimisim. Jennifer Crusie

You’re stronger than you know. You’re braver than you’ve been told. You’re greater than you’ll ever imagine. Robin Sharma

We are limited, but we can push back the borders of our limitations.

Stephen R. Covey

We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars. Oscar Wilde

One of the most efficient ways you can improve your life is by simply thinking in a more positive way. Robert Norman

There is little difference in people, but that little difference makes a big difference. The little difference is attitude. The big difference is whether it is positive or negative. W. Clement Stone

You can, you should, and if you’re brave enough to start, you will. Stephen King

Optimism is the most important human trait because it allows us to evolve our ideas, to improve our situation, and to hope for a better tomorrow.

Seth Godin

Few things in the world are more powerful than a positive push. A smile. A world of optimism and hope. A ‘you can do it’ when things are tough. Richard M. DeVos

Each day, I come in with a positive attitude, trying to get better. Stefon Diggs

Happy thoughts fill your life with happiness. Unknown

Positive thinking means expecting, believing, and visualizing what you want to achieve. It means seeing in your mind’s eye the thing you want, as an accomplished fact. Unknown

Positivity brings about a peace of mind which in turn relaxes your whole being.

Suman Arora

If you look the right way, you can see that the whole world is a garden. Frances Hodgson Burnett

There are always flowers for those who want to see them. Henry Matisse

Virtually nothing is impossible in this world if you just put your mind to it and maintain a positive attitude. Lou Holtz

I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear. Nelson Mandela

If you call a thing bad you do little, if you call a thing good you do much.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence. Helen Keller

A discriminating irreverence is the creator and protector of human liberty. Mark Twain

The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any. Alice Walker

Be bold and mighty forces will come to your aid. In the past, whenever I had fallen short in almost any undertaking, it was seldom because I had tried and failed. It was because I had let fear of failure stop me from trying at all. Arthur Gordon

Every day, it’s important to ask and answer these questions: What’s good in my life? and What needs to be done?

Nathaniel Branden

Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning. Albert Einstein

I surround myself with good people who make me feel great and give me positive energy. Ali Krieger

You cannot have a positive life and a negative mind. Joyce Meyer

Being sexy is all about attitude, not body type. It’s a state of mind.

Amisha Patel

Always end the day with a positive thought. No matter how hard things were, tomorrow is a fresh opportunity to make it better. Unknown

Accept hardship as a necessary discipline. Lailah Gifty Akita

If you have an open, loving, positive attitude, anything burdensome in life can be lightened! James Van Praagh

What others think of me is none of my business.


Live each day as if your life had just begun. Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

Inspirational Positive Attitude Quotes

Pessimism leads to weakness, optimism to power. William James

Your living is determined not so much by what life brings to you as by the attitude you bring to life; not so much by what happens to you as by the way your mind looks at what happens.

Kahlil Gibran

I’m taking all the negatives in my life, and turning them into a positive. Pitbull

Your problem isn’t the problem, it’s your attitude about the problem. Ann Brashares

Success is falling nine times and getting up ten. Jon Bon Jovi

You really can change the world if you care enough. Marian Wright Edelman

Positive thinking can be contagious. Being surrounded by winners helps you develop into a winner.

Arnold Schwarzenegger

I am the greatest; I said that even before I knew I was. Muhammad Ali

It is better to dwell on the beautiful things in life than the negative. Lailah Gifty Akita

If you absolutely can’t stay positive, don’t go negative, just cruise neutral for a while until you can get back up. Terri Guillemets

Realize that if a door closed, it’s because what was behind it wasn’t meant for you.

Mandy Hale

Positive thinking helps you become decisive and courageous in small matters and in big matters. Unknown

Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever. Mahatma Gandhi

I am not afraid of tomorrow, for I have seen yesterday and I love today. William Allen White

If you tell yourself you feel fine, you will. Jodi Picoult

Positive thinking produces more energy, more initiative, and more happiness.


Your smile will give you a positive countenance that will make people feel comfortable around you. Les Brown

If you are waking up believing that there is more to life than there is then there is more for you out there. Oscar Auliq-Ice

Choosing to be positive and having a grateful attitude is going to determine how you’re going to live your life. Joel Osteen

Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.

Napoleon Hill

Positive thinking is more than just a tagline. It changes the way we behave. And I firmly believe that when I am positive, it not only makes me better, but it also makes those around me better. Harvey Mackay

A quick temper will make a fool of you soon enough. Bruce Lee

The weak make others feel inferior. The strong make others feel equal. Maxime Lagacé

Positive anything is better than negative nothing. Elbert Hubbard

Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.

Mark Twain

We don’t see things as they are, we see them as we are. Anais Nin

You are the conductor of your own attitude! Nobody else can compose your thoughts for you. Lee J. Colan

Find a place inside where there’s joy, and the joy will burn out the pain. Joseph Campbell

Keep your dreams alive. Understand to achieve anything requires faith and belief in yourself, vision, hard work, determination, and dedication. Remember all things are possible for those who believe. Gail Devers

Happiness, like unhappiness, is a proactive choice.

Stephen Covey

I don’t like that man. I must get to know him better. Abraham Lincoln Click to tweet

It’s not strength, it’s PERCEPTION that makes you stronger. If you change how you SEE it, you’ll change how you FEEL about it. Yvonne Pierre

When you think positive, good things happen. Matt Kemp

A man sees in the world what he carries in his heart. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

I have learned over the years that when one’s mind is made up, this diminishes fear.

Rosa Parks

You can’t stop the waves, but you can learn how to surf. Jon Kabat-Zinn

With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts. Eleanor Roosevelt

I’m a very positive thinker, and I think that is what helps me the most in difficult moments. Roger Federer

Powerful Positive Attitude Quotes

Impossible is just an opinion, don’t buy it. Robin Sharma

The meaning of things lies not in the things themselves, but in our attitude towards them.

Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Adopting the right attitude can convert a negative stress into a positive one. Hans Selye

Optimism is a happiness magnet. If you stay positive, good things and good people will be drawn to you. Mary Lou Retton

The difference in winning and losing is most often…not quitting. Walt Disney

Decision decides destiny. What God wants you to become is the positive person you decide to become when led by God’s spirit.

Israelmore Ayivo

Action springs not from thought, but from a readiness for responsibility. Dietrich Bonhoeffer

There’s a direct correlation between positive energy and positive results. Joe Rogan

Positive thinking is powerful thinking. If you want happiness, fulfillment, success and inner peace, start thinking you have the power to achieve those things. Focus on the bright side of life and expect positive results. Germany Kent

When you go through a negative situation, don’t think about it. Make it positive.

Yoko Ono

Thoughts Become Things… Choose The Good Ones! Mike Dooley

If you ever walk down a path surrounding by negative energy, look for the fork in the path then cross over to the positive side. Victoria Addino

A powerful attitude awakens inner strength, energy, motivation, and initiative. Remez Sasson

There is strange comfort in knowing that no matter what happens today, the Sun will rise again tomorrow. Aaron Lauritsen

A little progress each day ends with big results.


Life becomes easier and more beautiful when we can see the good in other people. Roy T. Bennett

Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think. Benjamin Disraeli

I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be. Douglas Adams

You are blessed, You are great. You are not alone. You are powerful.

Amit Ray

Perpetual optimism is a force multiplier. Colin Powell

A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort. Herm Albright

When I got fired from my first sales job, it seemed like I had fallen at the first hurdle. As it turned out, it was the best thing that could have happened. It lead me into a job where I really learned the ropes and showed me that even disasters have positive sides. Tony Clark

Be the reason someone smiles. Be the reason someone feels loved and believes in the goodness in people.

Roy T. Bennett

Stay positive and happy. Work hard and don’t give up hope. Be open to criticism and keep learning. Surround yourself with happy, warm and genuine people. Tena Desae

Your positive action combined with positive thinking results in success. Shiv Khera

Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference. Winston Churchill

It’s not what happens to you, but how you react to it that matters. Epictetus

I hope the millions of people I’ve touched have the optimism and desire to share their goals and hard work and persevere with a positive attitude.

Michael Jordan

Always turn a negative situation into a positive situation. Michael Jordan

Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out. John Wooden

Beliefs that are good promote your potential and enhance your unique special qualities. Deborah Day

Happiness is a quality of the soul…not a function of one’s material circumstances. Aristotle

The greatest source of happiness is the ability to be grateful at all times.

Zig Ziglar

Our attitude toward life determines life’s attitude towards us. John N. Mitchell

The most effective attitude to adopt is one of supreme acceptance. Robert Greene

The saddest summary of a life contains three descriptions: could have, might have, and should have. Louis E. Boone

Don’t just hope for a positive breakthrough; absolutely know it’s on the way.

Marianne Williamson

I think it’s important to get your surroundings as well as yourself into a positive state meaning surround yourself with positive people, not the kind who are negative and jealous of everything you do. Heidi Klum

Its a mathematical fact that two negatives make a positive so even under adverse circumstances think positively. Dr. Amit Abraham

Appreciate every little beautiful moment in every day of your life. Give it a try and you’ll see the world from another perspective. Thea Kristine May

Don’t step backward toward nothing, step forward toward something, better awkward steps forward, than coward steps backward.

Victoria Addino

It’s most important that you surround yourself with positivity always, and have it in your mind at all times. Tyler Perry

Two things define you: your patience when you have nothing and your attitude when you have everything. George Bernard Shaw

Our beliefs about what we are and what we can be precisely determine what we can be. Tony Robbins

The only place where your dream becomes impossible is in your own thinking.

Robert H Schuller

If you can dream it, then you can achieve it. You will get all you want in life if you help enough other people get what they want. Zig Ziglar

All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better. Ralph Waldo Emerson

To put the world right in order, we must first put the nation in order; to put the nation in order, we must first put the family in order; to put the family in order, we must first cultivate our personal life; we must first set our hearts right. Confucius

A positive mind finds opportunity in everything. A negative mind finds fault in everything.


It makes a big difference in your life when you stay positive. Ellen DeGeneres

The less you respond to negative people, the more positive your life will become. Paulo Coelho

Never underestimate the power you have to take your life in a new direction. Germany Kent

Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.

Thomas Edison

Anything that’s not positive, I don’t have the energy to focus on it. Anything that’s not going in the right direction, I don’t have the time or the energy. DMX

To love what you do and feel that it matters how could anything be more fun? Katharine Graham

We become what we think about. Earl Nightingale

Much of our pain or misery in life stems from our own outlook towards the situation. A paralyzed person can also be happy, so can be a financially poor family.

Amit Ahlawat

Life is % what happens to us and % how we react to it. Dennis P. Kimbro

But you will admit that it is a very good thing to be alive. L. Frank Baum

POSITIVE: The positive thinker sees the invisible, feels the intangible, and achieves the impossible. Winston Churchill

I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.

Stephen Covey

Think big thoughts but relish small pleasures. H. Jackson Brown Jr.

To Sum Up

Hopefully you have enjoyed this big list of positive attitude quotes.

There are lots to motivate and inspire you every day.

I’d love to know which positive attitude quotes are your favourites.

Drop them in the comments below.

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