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900 Best Positive Attitude Quotes For Men And Boys (2023)

1. “The only disability in life is a bad attitude.” – Scott Hamilton


2. “There are no menial jobs, only menial attitudes.” – William Bennett


3. “Nothing good stands without the right attitude. You may know how to do it, but if the attitude is negative, all you can say is 'I could have done it'.” ― Israelmore Ayivor


4. “As I began to love myself I found that anguish and emotional suffering are only warning signs that I was living against my own truth. Today, I know this is ‘authenticity.’” – Charlie Chaplin


5. “Behavior is the mirror in which everyone shows their image.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe


6. “Life tried to crush her, but only succeeded in creating a diamond.” – John Mark Green


7. “Attitude will always define who we are in life.” ― Mark A. Brennan


8. “Every wall is a door.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson


9. Don’t just read those success stories. Create one of your own.


10. “I am responsible. Although I may not be able to prevent the worst from happening, I am responsible for my attitude toward the inevitable misfortunes that darken life. Bad things do happen; how I respond to them defines my character and the quality of my life. I can choose to sit in perpetual sadness, immobilized by the gravity of my loss, or I can choose to rise from the pain and treasure the most precious gift I have life itself.”


11. “Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other one thing.” — Abraham Lincoln


12. “Ability is what you’re capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.”


13. “You are not your mistakes. They are what you did. Not who you are.” – Lisa Lieberman-Wang


14. “Be gentle with yourself, learn to love yourself, to forgive yourself, for only as we have the right attitude toward ourselves can we have the right attitude toward others.” – Wilfred Peterson


15. “If you are heartbroken, still leave your heart open, so pain can find an exit.” – Alexandra Vasiliu


16. “If you think you can, you can. And if you think you can’t, you’re right.” – Henry Ford


17. “If you’re searching for that one person that will change your life, take a look in the mirror.” – Roman Price


18. “People may hear your words, but they feel your attitude.” ― John C. Maxwell


19. “With a positive attitude, it is possible to turn situations of failure into success.” – Dan Miller


20. “Attitudes are nothing more than habits of thoughts, and habits can be acquired. An action repeated becomes an attitude realized.” – Paul Myer


21. “Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I have got a hold of for the moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it onto future generations.”


22. “Change your thoughts and you change your world.”


23. I don’t care how beautiful you are. If your personality is ugly, you are ugly.


24. “A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.” ― Hugh Downs


25. “All you can change is yourself, but sometimes that changes everything! Gary W Goldstein


26. “The goal isn’t to be liked, it’s to be respected.”


27. I don’t care if people talk sh*t about me. I was raised to flush sh*ts down the toilet. Not to look at it.


28. “Keep your thoughts positive because your thoughts become your words. Keep your words positive because your words become your behavior. Keep your behavior positive because your behavior becomes your habits. Keep your habits positive because your habits become your values. Keep your values positive because your values become your destiny.” – Mahatma Gandhi


29. “I don’t think of all the misery but of the beauty that still remains.” —Anne Frank


30. “All that really matters is that the people you love are happy and healthy. Everything else is just sprinkles on the sundae.” – Paul Walker


31. “You will find the whole world will change to you when you change your attitude toward it.” – Orison Swett Marden


32. “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” – Eleanor Roosevelt


33. “If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.” – Maya Angelou


34. I believed in myself when no one else did.


35. “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


36. “Accept hardship as a necessary discipline.” — Lailah Gifty Akita


37. Makeup makes women better, breakup makes men better.


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


39. “A positive attitude causes a chain reaction of positive thoughts, events and outcomes. It is a catalyst and it sparks extraordinary results.” – Wade Boggs


40. “[Sprezzatura ("unstudied nonchalance"):] Employ in everything a certain casualness which conceals art and creates the impression that what is done and said is accomplished without effort and without its being thought about. It is from this, in my opinion, that grace largely derives.”


41. “Man can alter his life by altering his thinking.” – William James


42. “Loving yourself isn’t vanity; it’s sanity.” – Katrina Mayer


43. Be so private that they can’t do anything but assume.


44. “Attitudes are nothing more than habits of thought.” – John C. Maxwell


45. “Life does not have a stop sign, only a speed limiter.” – Harshit Bhattaram


46. “Train yourself never to put off the word or action for the expression of gratitude.” – Albert Schweitzer


47. “Falling Down Is How We Grow. Staying Down Is How We Die.” – Brian Vaszily


48. “In one minute you can change your attitude and in that minute you can change your entire day.” — Spencer Johnson


49. “Excellence is not a skill. It is an attitude.” — Ralph Marston


50. “Your attitude is more important than your capabilities. Similarly, your decision is more important than your capabilities.” – Jack Ma


51. “Nothing is interesting if you’re not interested.” – Helen MacInness


52. “No life is so hard that you can’t make it easier by the way you take it.” – Ellen Glasgow


53. “I have to live for others and not for myself; that’s middle class morality”


54. Perpetual optimism is a force multiplier.


55. “The most significant change in a person’s life is a change of attitude. Right attitudes produce right actions. William J.” – Johnston


56. “Changing your mindset is a game changer.” — Frank Sonnenberg


57. “You were born to be real, not to be perfect.” – Unknown


58. “My general attitude to life is to enjoy every minute of every day.” -Richard Branson


59. “Having the positive belief that it will all be OK just means that you hustle and make it work because failure is not even an option in your own mind.” — Natalie Massenet


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


61. “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


62. “If a person gets his attitude toward money straight, it will help straighten out almost every other area in his life.”


63. “Attitude, not aptitude, determines altitude.”


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


65. “Being positive doesn’t happen by chance. It’s a decision.” ― Diamante Lavendar


66. “Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment, until it becomes a memory.” -Dr. Seuss


67. “Responsibility is the great developer of men.” – Mary Parker Follett


68. “You’re lucky if you found a person who never gets tired of understanding your nonsense attitude.”


69. “You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.” – Brian Tracy


70. “Tell yourself how wonderful you are, how great you are. Tell yourself how much you love yourself.” – Don Miguel Ruiz


71. “Success is 80% attitude and 20% aptitude.” – Navjot Singh Sidhu


72. “In the attitude of silence the soul finds the path in an clearer light, and what is elusive and deceptive resolves itself into crystal clearness. Our life is a long and arduous quest after Truth.”


73. “If you don’t like something change it; if you can’t change it, change the way you think about it.” – Mary Engelbreit


74. Don’t mistake my kindness for weakness. The beast in me is sleeping, not dead.


75. “The only time you fail is when you fall down and stay down.” — Stephen Richards


76. “The only difference between a good day & a bad day is your attitude.” – Dennis S. Brown


77. “The most effective attitude to adopt is one of supreme acceptance.” — Robert Greene


78. “Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow.” — Helen Keller


79. “It is good people who make good places.” — Anna Sewell


80. “The only difference between a good day and a bad day is your attitude.” — John P. Hunter III


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


82. “Don’t move the way fear makes you move. Move the way love makes you move. Move the way joy makes you move.” – Osho


83. I was there for myself when no one else was.


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


85. “It is the highest form of self respect to admit our errors and mistakes and make amends for them. To make a mistake is only an error in judgment, but to adhere to it when it is discovered shows infirmity of character.” – Dale Turner


86. “Your attitude, not your aptitude, will determine your altitude.” -Zig Ziglar


87. “Live fast. Die young. Be wild. Have fun.”


88. “A positive attitude causes a chain reaction of positive thoughts, events and outcomes. It is a catalyst and it sparks extraordinary results.” — Wade Boggs


89. “It isn't what you have or who you are or where you are or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about it.”


90. “In just the same way the thousands of successive positions of a runner are contracted into one sole symbolic attitude, which our eye perceives, which art reproduces, and which becomes for everyone the image of a man who runs.”


91. “The winner’s edge is not in a gifted birth, a high IQ, or in talent. The winner’s edge is all in the attitude, not aptitude. Attitude is the criterion for success.” – Dennis Waitley


92. “Not having to pretend simplifies our life. On the other hand, pretending day after day to be someone you are not, requires enormous effort.” – Piero Ferrucci


93. “Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it.” – George Bernard Shaw


94. If plan A doesn’t work out, just remember there are 26 letters in the alphabet. Stay cool.


95. “Life is a daily cleansing. Negativity must be washed away, if you wish to attract positive experiences to your life.” – Leon Brown


96. “sometimes all you need is love…..LOL, just kidding you need money.”


97. “Building a positive attitude begins with having confidence in yourself.” —Roger Fritz


98. “The ideal attitude is to be physically loose and mentally tight.” – Arthur Ashe


99. “When you decide to graduate from your regrets and disappointments, there is a brilliant career waiting for you called LIFE.” – Dodinsky


100. “Nobody can be all smiley all the time, but having a good positive attitude isn’t something to shrug off.” — Yogi Berra


101. “You should love others in the same measure as you love yourself—as if your neighbor were your very self.” – Lawrence G. Lovasick


102. “You can often change your circumstances by changing your attitude.”


103. “Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.” – Albert Einstein


104. “Optimist: someone who isn’t sure whether life is a tragedy or a comedy but is tickled silly just to be in the play.” – Robert Brault


105. “When you can’t change the direction of the wind — adjust your sails. H.” – Jackson Brown Jr


106. “It is good people who make good places.” – Anna Sewell


107. “Whether a glass is half full or half empty depends on the attitude of the person looking at it.”


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


109. “Convince yourself everyday that you are worthy of a good life. Let go of stress, breathe. Stay positive, all is well.” — Germany Kent


110. “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


111. “I want to be thoroughly used up when I die, for the harder I work, the more I live. I rejoice in life for its own sake. Life is no “brief candle” to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I have got hold of for the moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it on to future generations.”


112. “Do not give your attention to what others do or fail to do; give it to what you do or fail to do.” – Buddha


113. “Long ago I decided that if I get a second life, I will be beautiful and clever and rich, and that has allowed me to focus on this life.” – Robert Brault


114. “The most powerful relationship you will ever have, is the relationship with yourself.” – Steve Maraboli


115. “I am convinced that life is 10% what happens to me and 96% how I react to it.” – Scipio Africanus


116. “An attitude of positive expectation is the mark of the superior personality.” – Brian Tracy


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


118. “You always have a choice, even if it is only a choice of your attitude.” — Henry Ford


119. “The reason why universe allowed her to walk away is that you prayed for a good woman and she wasn’t.”


120. “Compassion for yourself is fundamental, since if you don’t care how you feel and want to do something about it, it’s hard to make an effort to become happier and more resilient. Compassion is both soft and muscular. For example, studies show that when people feel compassion, motor planning areas in the brain begin preparing for action.” – Rick Hanson


121. “I can’t control your behavior, nor do I want that burden… but I will not apologize for refusing to be disrespected, to be lied to, or to be mistreated, I have standards, step up or step out.” – Steve Maraboli


122. “Being a sex symbol has to do with an attitude, not looks. Most men think it’s looks, most women know otherwise.” – Kathleen Turner


123. “The attitude of other people affects each of us and the attitude of each of us has the capacity to affect all of us.” — Jim Rohn


124. “I always dream of being a millionaire like my uncle… He’s dreaming too.”


125. “Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.”


126. “Your aspirations are your possibilities.” – Samuel Johnson


127. “Look for something positive in every day, even if some days you have to look a little harder.”


128. “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


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


130. “The ideal attitude is to be physically loose and mentally tight.” — Lou Ferrigno


131. “You must start with a positive attitude or you will surely end without one.” — Carrie Latet


132. “Appreciation can make a day—even change a life. Your willingness to put it into words is all that is necessary.” – Margaret Cousins


133. “Flowers need time to bloom. So do you.” – Unknown


134. “I need nothing from my companion. No money, no financial security, no emotional support, nothing. All I want is the freedom to be myself.” – Kangana Ranaut


135. “Positive anything is better than negative nothing.” – Elbert Hubbard


136. “I think the most important thing of all for any team is a winning attitude. The coaches must have it. The players must have it. The student body must have it. If you have dedicated players who believe in themselves, you don’t need a lot of talent.” – Bear Bryant


137. “If my resolution to be a great man was half so strong as it is to despise the shame of being a little one…” – William Cowper


138. “If you are going to achieve excellence in big things, you develop the habit in little matters. Excellence is not an exception, it is a prevailing attitude.” – Colin Powell


139. “When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.”


140. “Attitudes are more important than facts.” – George MacDonald


141. “Puritanism: The haunting fear that someone, somewhere, may be happy.”


142. “It’s really easy to get down and out and have a bad attitude when things aren’t going well, but that doesn’t help you,”


143. “The most important thing you’ll ever wear is your attitude.” – Jeff Moore


144. “Minds are like parachutes —they only function when open.” — Thomas Dewar


145. “The attitude is very important. Because, your behavior radiates how you feel.” – Lou Ferrigno


146. “I have a disease called AWESOME.”


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


148. “A positive attitude may not solve every problem but it makes solving any problem a more pleasant experience.” – Grant Fairly


149. “Nothing will work unless you do.”


150. “Life is 10% what happens to me and 90% of how I react to it. John C.” – Maxwell


151. “We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to be.” ― Kurt Vonnegut


152. “A car can’t operate without the mechanical systems working, but it can operate with a few dents and scratches…, you are the same.” – Mike Dolan


153. “Plant your own garden and decorate your soul instead of waiting for someone to bring you flowers.”


154. “If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.” -Maya Angelou


155. “Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.” – Rabindranath Tagore


156. “Learning to control and adjust your attitude to a positive one reflects wisdom of the mind.” — Catherine Pulsifer


157. “When you choose to be pleasant and positive in the way you treat others, you have also chosen, in most cases, how you are going to be treated by others.” – Zig Ziglar


158. “We cannot change our past. We can not change the fact that people act in a certain way. We can not change the inevitable. The only thing we can do is play on the one string we have, and that is our attitude.” ― Charles R. Swindoll


159. “People may hear your words, but they feel your attitude.” – John C. Maxwell


160. “I have found that if you love life, life will love you back.” – Arthur Rubinstein


161. “The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.” – Oprah Winfrey


162. “The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude.”


163. “Dear Life: When you give me dilemmas, I make dilemmanade.”


164. When you push a man through everything he’s scared of. You create a monster who has nothing to fear anymore.


165. Get mad, then get over it.


166. “I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.”


167. “The world belongs to those who set out to conquer it armed with self-confidence and good humor.” ― Charles Dickens


168. “Pain can make you give up completely, or pain can make you start over again. It’s totally up to you.” – James Jones


169. “If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.”


170. “A lot of them made some big changes with their attitudes, and I’d hate to see them regress. We’ve made huge strides as a team.”


171. “Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me.” – Carol Burnett


172. “Positive people are able to maintain a broader perspective and see the big picture which helps them identify solutions where as negative people maintain a narrower perspective and tend to focus on problems.” – Barbara Fredrickson


173. “To fall in love with yourself is the first secret to happiness.” – Robert Morely


174. “Life is your seesaw. You may not stay balanced long, but you can aim for a high after every low.” — Sanita Belgrave


175. “Keep a positive attitude, even if results don’t seem to be occurring as quickly as you want them to.” —James Thompson


176. “My attitude is never to be satisfied, never enough, never.” – Duke Ellington


177. “Having a positive attitude isn’t wishy-washy, it’s a concrete and intelligent way to view problems, challenges, and obstacles.” – Jeff Moore


178. “Our attitude in the face of life’s challenges determines our suffering or our freedom.” – Tara Brach


179. “I do not believe in taking the right decision, I take a decision and make it right.” ― Muhammad Ali Jinnah


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


181. “One small positive thought can change your whole day.” ― Zig Ziglar


182. “Attitude is the frame in which you view the world, the hue in which people see you, the tone in which they hear you and the mood for all your day’s activities.”


183. “Our attitude toward life determines life’s attitude towards us.” – John N. Mitchell


184. “People with an attitude of success make a special effort to stay on top of the things that are going on in their field of interest.” — Bob Roth


185. “Well-being comes from meeting our needs, not denying them.” – Rick Hanson


186. “Our attitudes control our lives. Attitudes are a secret power working twenty-four hours a day, for good or bad. It is of paramount importance that we know how to harness and control this great force.” – Tom Blandi


187. “You need an attitude of survive. You're not just serving yourself. You help others to grow up and you grow with them.” — Oprah Winfrey


188. “Fairness is not an attitude. It’s a professional skill that must be developed and exercised.”


189. “When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.” – Henry Ford


190. “It’s your place in the world; it’s your life. Go on and do all you can with it, and make it the life you want to live.” – Mae Jemison


191. “The longer I live, the more I realize the impact of attitude on life.” — Charles R. Swindoll


192. “You can often change your circumstances by changing your attitude.” – Eleanor Roosevelt


193. “Girls express their feelings via tears. Boys express their feelings via Beers.”


194. “We must be willing to get rid of the life we’ve planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us.” – Joseph Campbell


195. “A ‘positive attitude’ is definitely one of the keys to success. My definition of a positive attitude is a simple one: Looking for the good in all circumstances.” – Catherine Pulsifer


196. “There will be a few times in your life when all your instincts will tell you to do something, something that defies logic, upsets your plans, and may seem crazy to others. When that happens, you do it. Listen to your instincts and ignore everything else. Ignore logic, ignore the odds, ignore the complications, and just go for it.”


197. “I will always find a way and a way will always find me.” —Charles F. Glassman


198. “love builds up the broken walland straigtens the crooked path.love keeps the stars in the firmament and imposes rhythm on te ocean tideseach of us is created of itand i suspecteach of us was created for it”


199. “We who lived in concentration camps can remember the men who walked through the huts comforting others, giving away their last piece of bread. They may have been few in number, but they offer sufficient proof that everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of the human freedoms – to choose one’s attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one’s own way.” – Viktor Frankl


200. “Up is never where you are now.”


201. “Breathe darling, this is just a chapter. It’s not your whole story.” – S.C. Laurie


202. “Always pay taxes. But never pay attention to negativity.”― Mac Duke The Strategist


203. “It is possible, if you never look up, to live a dull gray life under a blue sky.” – Robert Brault


204. “You are what you believe yourself to be.” – Paulo Coelho


205. “Do not be disheartened if you find yourself amidst grief because all things pass, and this will too. Rather be glad because joyful days will soon envelope you.” ― Sushil Rungta


206. Don't let adverse facts stand in the way of a good decision.


207. “I will always find a way and a way will always find me.” ― Charles F. Glassman


208. “No man goes before his time – unless the boss leaves early.” – Groucho Marx


209. “Positive attitude enables you to go with passion and see possibility in every challenging circumstance. It was by that, that great achievers picked up metal scraps on the floor and saw machines built from it.” – Israelmore Ayivor


210. “I must be myself. I cannot break myself any longer for you, or you. If you can love me for what I am, we shall be the happier. If you cannot, I will still seek to deserve that you should.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson


211. “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.” – Khalil Gibran


212. I like to encourage people to realize that any action is a good action if it’s proactive and there is positive intent behind it. — Michael J. Fox


213. “Happiness is found when we go with the flow of life, not when we rail against it, and self-compassion can help us navigate these turbulent rapids with a wise, accepting heart.”


214. “We must be as courteous to a man as we are to a picture, which we are willing to give the advantage of a good light.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson


215. “Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged.” – Joshua 1:9


216. “Be loud about the things that are important to you.” – Karen Walrond


217. “Compassion for others begins with kindness to ourselves.” – Pema Chodron


218. “There is too much negativity in the world. Do your best to make sure you aren't contributing to it.” — Germany Kent


219. “A day without sunshine is like, you know, night.” ~ Steve Martin


220. “We contend that you have to keep a positive attitude. Luck follows those who are persistent and patient. You just keep your hook in the water and hope for the best.”


221. “A positive attitude can really make dreams come true – it did for me.” ― David Bailey


222. “You Are the Master of Your Attitude


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


224. “If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.” -Milton Berle


225. “The most important thing is to try and inspire people so that they can be great in whatever they want to do.” —Kobe Bryant


226. “Words kill, words give life; they’re either poison or fruit, you choose.” – Proverbs 18:21


227. “Every man is free to rise as far as he’s able or willing, but the degree to which he thinks determines the degree to which he’ll rise.”


228. “Don’t feel bad when someone rejects you. People usually ignore the expensive which they can’t afford”


229. “Gratitude turns what we have into enough.” – Melody Beattie


230. “If you don’t know what you’re here to do, then just do some good.” – Dr. Maya Angelou


231. “A person will sometimes devote all his life to the development of one part of his body — the wishbone.” – Robert Frost


232. “The only disability in life is a bad attitude.” — Dale Carnegie


233. “But as for you, be strong, and do not give up, for your work will be rewarded.” – 2 Chronicles 15:7


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


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


236. “We cannot direct the wind but we can adjust the sails.”


237. “It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come.”


238. “When we create something, we always create it first in a thought form. If we are basically positive in attitude, expecting and envisioning pleasure, satisfaction and happiness, we will attract and create people, situations, and events which conform to our positive expectations.”


239. “Be gentle with yourself, learn to love yourself, to forgive yourself, for only as we have the right attitude toward ourselves can we have the right attitude toward others.” – Wilferd Peterson


240. “Keep a positive attitude, even if results don't seem to be occurring as quickly as you want them to.” — James Thompson


241. “Nothing is really work unless you would rather be doing something else. J.M.” – Barrie


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


243. “Life isn’t fair. It never will be. Quit trying to make it fair. You don’t need it to be fair. Go make life unfair to your advantages. Robert T.” – Kiyosaki


244. “Things have a way of working themselves out if we just remain positive.”— Lou Holtz


245. “Attitude is a choice. Happiness is a choice. Optimism is a choice. Kindness is a choice. Giving is a choice. Respect is a choice. Whatever choice you make makes you. Choose wisely.”


246. “People will throw stones at you. Don’t throw them back, collect them and build an empire.”


247. “If they don’t have a winning attitude, I don’t want them.” – Bear Bryant


248. “All the filth in your mind that tells you that you aren’t worthy or good enough is the reason why you’re not experiencing self love in a healthy sense.” – Anonymous


249. “If you can’t change your fate, change your attitude.”


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


251. “Take the attitude of a student, never be too big to ask questions, never know too much to learn something new.” – Og Mandino


252. “I’m too busy working on my own grass to see if yours is greener.” — Unknown


253. “To awaken each morning with a smile brightening my face, to greet the day with reverence, for the opportunities it contains; to approach my work with a clean mind; to hold ever before me, even in the doing of little things, the Ultimate Purpose toward which I am working; to meet men and women with laughter on my lips and love in my heart; to be gentle, kind and courteous through all the hours; to approach the night with weariness that ever wooes sleep and the joy that comes from work well done—this is how I desire to waste my days.” – Thomas Dreier


254. “I’m constantly amazed by how easily we love ourselves above all others, yet we put more stock in the opinions of others than in our own estimation of self. . . . How much credence we give to the opinions our peers have of us and how little to our very own!” – Marcus Aurelius


255. “Life is bare because we never plant it with seed. We never till its long rows…” – Muriel Strode


256. “The only people who find what they are looking for in life are the fault finders.” – Foster’s Law


257. “Live life to the fullest, and focus on the positive.” — Matt Cameron


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259. “No, I am not bitter, I am not hateful, and I am not unforgiving. I just don't like you.”


260. “Everyone one of us needs to show how much we care for each other and, in the process, care for ourselves.” – Diana, Princess of Wales


261. I don’t care who’s doing better than me. I’m doing better than I was last year. It’s Me vs Me.


262. I must be successful. There’s no other option.


263. “Never whine, never complain, never try to justify yourself.” – Robert Greene


264. “You have to believe in yourself when no one else does.” – Serena Williams


265. “For though I fall, I will rise again.” – Micah 7:8


266. “You’ll get incarcerated with a bad attitude.”


267. “The attitude today is the root on which the future grows.”


268. “Born to be awesome.”


269. “If your attitude toward the world is good, you will obtain good results. If your attitude is excellent, excellent will your results.” – Earl Nightingale


270. “Peak performance begins with your taking complete responsibility for your life and everything that happens to you.” – Brian Tracy


271. “A great attitude to have in life is to learn how to be prepared for the worst- but also know how to expect the best in life.” — Dylan J. Cameron


272. “My friends, love is better than anger. Hope is better than fear. Optimism is better than despair. So let us be loving, hopeful and optimistic. And we’ll change the world.” – Jack Layton


273. “When we focus on our gratitude, the tide of disappointment goes out and the tide of love rushes in.” – Kristin Armstrong


274. “It is our failure to become our perceived ideal that ultimately defines us and makes us unique. It’s not easy, but if you accept your misfortune and handle it right your perceived failure can become a catalyst for profound re-invention.”― Conan O’Brien


275. “If you are truly persevering in virtue, what is the place of a haughty attitude? The cow which has no milk will not be purchased, even though equipped with a pleasant-sounding bell.”


276. “If you look for the positive things in life; you will find them.”


277. “The light is always shining, to see it we must stop focusing on the shadows it casts.” – Kim Clarkin


278. “The problem was very clear. It was me. I was holding myself back.” – Mel Robbins


279. “Know your worth. Don’t ask for it. State it once and never accept anything less.” – Unknown


280. “If you simply take up the attitude of defending a mistake, there will no hope of improvement.”


281. “Attitude is more important than the past, than education, than money, than circumstances, than what people do or say. It is more important than appearance, giftedness, or skill.” -Charles R. Swindoll


282. “We don’t see things as they are, we see them as we are.” – Anais Nin


283. “Perpetual optimism is a force multiplier.” —Colin Powell


284. “The longer I live, the more I realize the impact of attitude on life. Attitude, to me, is more important than facts. It is more important than the past, the education, the money, than circumstances, than failure, than successes, than what other people think or say or do. It is more important than appearance, giftedness or skill. It will make or break a company… a church… a home. The remarkable thing is we have a choice everyday regarding the attitude we will embrace for that day. We cannot change our past… we cannot change the fact that people will act in a certain way. We cannot change the inevitable. The only thing we can do is play on the one string we have, and that is our attitude. I am convinced that life is 10% what happens to me and 90% of how I react to it. And so it is with you… we are in charge of our Attitudes.”


285. Remain calm. Be kind.


286. Keep a positive outlook even when faced with life challenges. — Catherine Pulsifer


287. “As you think, so shall you become.” -Bruce Lee


288. “The most important decision you make is to be in a good mood.” – Voltaire


289. “I’m pleased when a guy shows professionalism and a winning attitude. You want him to be rewarded.”


290. “Personality is to a man what perfume is to a flower.”


291. “Learn to train your thoughts and try to see only the good in every situation.” ― Germany Kent


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


293. Walk like you are a king or walk like you don’t give a f*ck who is the king.


294. “The quickest way to change your attitude toward pain is to accept the fact that everything that happens to us has been designed for our spiritual growth. M.” – Scott Peck


295. “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


296. “The man who has no inner life is a slave to his surroundings.” – Henri Frédéric Amiel


297. “Ability is what you’re capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.” ― Lou Holtz


298. “A truly happy person is one who can enjoy the scenery while on a detour.”— Unknown


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


300. “They say you can’t do it, but sometimes it doesn’t always work.”


301. “Happiness is an attitude of mind, born of the simple determination to be happy under all outward circumstances.”


302. “Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.” -Albert Einstein


303. “I ask of life the innocence of yesteryears, the happiness of the present time and the peace of mind of future.” – Papiha Ghosh


304. “Everyone has his burden. What counts is how you carry it.” — Merle Miller


305. “Healthy self love means being gentle with the soul within you. To love oneself is the purest, bravest thing. Anybody in the entire world can experience self love. Just do the simple acts of love for yourself, and then your authentic self begins.” – Anonymous


306. “Choose, everyday, to forgive yourself. You are human, flawed, and most of all worthy of love.” – Alison Malee


307. “Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.” ― Albert Einstein


308. “Keep your thoughts positive because your thoughts become your words. Keep your words positive because your words become your behavior. Keep your behavior positive because your behavior becomes your habits. Keep your habits positive because your habits become your values. Keep your values positive because your values become your destiny.” ― Mahatma Gandhi


309. “You always pass failure on the way to success.” — Mickey Rooney


310. “I’m a great believer in luck and I find the harder I work, the more I have of it.” – Thomas Jefferson


311. “Never make someone a priority when all you are to them is an option.” – Maya Angelou


312. “The greatest day in your life and mine is when we take total responsibility for our attitudes. That’s the day we truly grow up.” — John C. Maxwell


313. “Self-compassion provides the same benefits as high self-esteem without its drawbacks.”


314. “I happen to feel that the degree of a person’s intelligence is directly reflected by the number of conflicting attitudes she can bring to bear on the same topic.”


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


316. “We cannot change our past. We cannot change the fact that people act in a certain way. We cannot change the inevitable. The only thing we can do is play on the one string we have, and that is our attitude. Charles R.” – Swindoll


317. “The only difference between a good day and a bad day is your attitude.” – Dennis Brown


318. “Nothing great in the world has ever been accomplished without passion.” – Georg W. F. Hegel


319. “A bad attitude is like a flat tire, you won’t get nowhere til you change it.” – Unknown


320. “Attitude determines the altitude of life.” – Edwin Louis Cole


321. “You can often change your circumstances by changing your attitude.” —Eleanor Roosevelt


322. “Positive thoughts are the wings of accomplishment.” — Chris Chacko


323. “Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.” — Albert Einstein


324. “Attitude and enthusiasm play a big part in my life. I get excited about the things that inspire me. I also believe in laughing and having a good time.” —Dwayne Johnson


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


326. “Happiness is an attitude. We either make ourselves miserable, or happy and strong. The amount of work is the same.” – Francesca Reigler


327. “The best way to gain self-confidence is to do what you are afraid to do.” – Swati Sharma


328. “I’m doing it for me.” – Unknown


329. Be a game-changer. The world is already full of players.


330. “For every day that there is sunshine, there will be days of rain, it’s how we dance within them both that shows our love and pain.” – Joey Tolbert


331. “Whenever you’re in conflict with someone, there is one factor that can make the difference between damaging your relationship and deepening it. That factor is attitude.” – William James


332. “When your world moves too fast and you lose yourself in the chaos, introduce yourself to each color of the sunset. Reacquaint yourself with the earth beneath your feet. Thank the air that surrounds you with every breath you take. Find yourself in the appreciation of life.” – Christy Ann Martine


333. “The art of being yourself at your best is the art of unfolding your personality into the person you want to be. . . . Be gentle with yourself, learn to love yourself, to forgive yourself, for only as we have the right attitude toward ourselves can we have the right attitude toward others.”


334. “It is good people who make good places.”


335. “The worst thing that can happen to a man who gambles is to win.” – Charles Spurgeon


336. “Your attitude determines your altitude.”


337. “80% of the boy have girl friends..Rest 20% are having brain.”


338. “Keep a green tree in your heart and perhaps a singing bird will come.” – Chinese Proverb


339. “I know what I bring to the table… so trust me when I say I’m not afraid to eat alone.” – Unknown


340. They see failures, I see lessons.


341. “You become what you think about.” – Napoleon Hill


342. “When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.” – Helen Keller


343. “We all live under the same sky, but we don’t all have the same horizon.” – Konrad Adenauer


344. “You are good enough. You do deserve good things. You are smart enough. You are worthy of love and respect.” – Lorri Faye


345. “Having the right attitude goes further than grinding yourself into the ground another two hours after skating.”


346. “I will always find a way and a way will always find me.” — Charles F. Glassman


347. “Having a positive attitude isn’t wishy-washy, it’s a concrete and intelligent way to view problems, challenges, and obstacles.” — Jeff Moore


348. “You’re off to great places, today is your day. Your mountain is waiting, so get on your way.” — Dr. Seuss


349. “You can’t tell a kid that it’s time to exercise; that’s a turn-off…you have to say ‘Let’s go to the park and have some fun.’ Then you get them to do some running, play on the swings, practice on the balance beam, basically get a full workout disguised as play.”


350. “For no one has ever hated his own flesh, but nourishes and cherishes it.” – Ephesians 5:29


351. “Rain, after all is only rain; it is not bad weather. So also, pain is only pain; unless we resist it, then it becomes torment.” – I Ching


352. “To be a great champion you must believe you are the best. If you’re not, pretend you are.” — Muhammad Ali


353. “Western culture places great emphasis on being kind to our friends, family, and neighbors who are struggling. Not so when it comes to ourselves.”


354. “If you have a dream, don’t just sit there. Gather courage to believe that you can succeed and leave no stone unturned to make it a reality.”


355. “I don’t think of all the misery but of the beauty that still remains.” — Anne Frank


356. “Work is either fun or drudgery. It depends on your attitude. I like fun. Colleen C.” – Barrett


357. “Excellence is not a skill. It is an attitude.” – Ralph Marston


358. “Either they like you or they don’t. Never try to convince somebody of your worth. If a person doesn’t appreciate you, they don’t deserve you. Respect yourself and be with people who truly value ‘you.’” – Brigitte Nicole


359. “Think big thoughts but relish small pleasures.” – H. Jackson Brown, Jr.


360. “Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.” – Zig Ziglar


361. “I am convinced that attitude is the key to success or failure in almost any of life’s endeavors. Your attitude-your perspective, your outlook, how you feel about yourself, how you feel about other people-determines you priorities, your actions, your values. Your attitude determines how you interact with other people and how you interact with yourself.” – Carolyn Warner


362. “Fuck it… That’s really the attitude that keeps a family together, it’s not “we love each other”, it’s just “fuck it, man”. Louis C.K.” –


363. “The Cynic is one who never sees a good quality in man, and never fails to see a bad one… A man will be what his most cherished feelings are. If he encourage a noble generosity, every feeling will be enriched by it; if he nurse bitter and envenomed thoughts, his own spirit will absorb the poison; and he will crawl among men as a burnished adder, whose life is mischief, and whose errand is death… He who hunts for flowers, will find flowers; and he who loves weeds, may find weeds.” – Henry Ward Beecher


364. “Before you diagnose yourself with depression or low self-esteem, first make sure you are not, in fact, surrounded by assholes.” – Sigmund Freud


365. “You are never too old to set another goal or dream a new dream.” —Les Brown


366. “I believe the single most significant decision I can make on a day-to-day basis is my choice of attitude. It is more important than my past, my education, my bankroll, my successes or failures, fame or pain, what other people think of me or say about me, my circumstances, or my position. Attitude keeps me going or cripples my progress. It alone fuels my fire or assaults my hope. When my attitudes are right, there is no barrier too high, no valley too deep, no dream too extreme, no challenge too great for me.”


367. “Our lives are driven and channeled by our decisions, whatever situation we find ourselves in, we got ourselves there.”


368. “Self-confidence is an attitude and attitudes are more important than facts.” – Brian Tracy


369. “You must not get hung up on any single frame of mind. Adopt an attitude appropriate to the moment.” – Robert Greene


370. Your grind might go unnoticed, but your results will not.


371. “As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them. John F.” – Kennedy


372. “Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other one thing.” – Abraham Lincoln


373. “When life hands you a lemon, say, “Oh yeah, I like lemons! What else ya got?” – Henry Rollins


374. “Winning isn’t everything, but the will to win is everything.”


375. “I wish I could make everyone understand how important this statement is: go where you are wanted.” – S. McNutt


376. “Sing like no one’s listening, love like you’ve never been hurt, dance like nobody’s watching, and live like its heaven on earth.”


377. “Sometimes life’s Hell. But hey! Whatever gets the marshmallows toasty.” – J. Andrew Helt


378. “My attitude is, if someone’s going to criticize me, tell me to my face.” – Simon Cowell


379. “Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.” – Robert Brault


380. “We who lived in concentration camps can remember the men who walked through the huts comforting others, giving away their last piece of bread. They may have been few in number, but they offer sufficient proof that everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of the human freedoms — to choose one’s attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one’s own way.”― Viktor E. Frankl


381. “Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement; nothing can be done without hope.” —Helen Keller


382. “You can’t always change your situation, but you can always change your attitude.” – Larry Hargraves


383. “Happiness depends on your mindset and attitude.” ― Roy T. Bennett


384. “Good talent with bad attitude equals bad talent.” – Bill Walsh


385. “A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him.”


386. “Only I Can Change My Life. No One Can Do It For Me.” Carol Burnett


387. “Our future cannot depend on the government alone. The ultimate solutions lie in the attitudes and the actions of the American people.” — Joe Biden


388. “Boys never realize how much one little thing can hurt a girl.”


389. A positive mindset is something every human can work on, and everyone can learn how to enroll in it.” — Deeksha Arora


390. “Attitude is everything, so pick a good one.” — Wayne Dyer


391. It ain't as bad as you think. It will look better in the morning.


392. “If we choose a positive, loving attitude that honors all life and embrace the changes as much as possible, things won’t be quite as difficult.” — Richard L. Haight


393. “A ship is always safe at shore, but that’s not what it’s built for.” – Albert Einstein


394. “The trouble with letting trivial things ruin your life is that they keep getting more trivial.” – Robert Brault


395. “Bring the sun over my heart, I want to bloom.” – Alexandra Vasiliu


396. “If you devote yourself to positivity, positivity will devote itself to you.” — Mod Sun


397. “There is so much about my fate that I cannot control, but other things do fall under the jurisdiction. I can decide how I spend my time, whom I interact with, whom I share my body and life and money and energy with. I can select what I can read and eat and study. I can choose how I'm going to regard unfortunate circumstances in my life-whether I will see them as curses or opportunities. I can choose my words and the tone of voice in which I speak to others. And most of all, I can choose my thoughts.”


398. “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.”


399. “You can bear your troubles or shrug them off. They’re your shoulders.” – Robert Brault


400. “Cultivate optimism by committing yourself to a cause, a plan or a value system. You'll feel that you are growing in a meaningful direction which will help you rise above day-to-day setbacks.”


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


402. “It's a little magic trick you can play on yourself. Whenever you feel sad and lonely, just smile and close your eyes. Do it as many times as you have to.” — Genki Kawamura


403. “Is life so wretched? Isn’t it rather your hands which are too small, your vision which is muddled? You are the one who must grow up.” – Dag Hammarskjold


404. “If you are positive, you’ll see opportunities instead of obstacles.” ― Widad Akrawi


405. “When a person doesn’t have gratitude, something is missing in his or her humanity. A person can almost be defined by his or her attitude toward gratitude.” – Elie Wiesel


406. “Somebody should tell us, right at the start of our lives, that we are dying. Then we might live life to the limit, every minute of every day. Do it! I say. Whatever you want to do, do it now! There are only so many tomorrows.” – Pope Paul VI


407. “Change your thoughts and you can change your world.” -Norman Vincent Peale


408. “The only person I need to compare myself to is my yesterday self.” – Allison Sue


409. “I am thankful for all of those who said no to me. It’s because of them I’m doing it myself.” – Albert Einstein


410. “Give yourself the love you’re willing to give to others.” – Mahin Ismail


411. “You are of more value than many sparrows.” – Luke 12:7


412. “Keep a good attitude and do the right thing even when it’s hard. When you do that you are passing the test. And God promises you your marked moments are on their way.” – Joel Osteen


413. “If we try to see something positive in everything we do, life won’t necessarily become easier but it becomes more valuable.”