The Best 70 Positive Attitude Quotes For You

The Best 70 Positive Attitude Quotes For You

"Attitude is everything, so pick a good one." - Wayne Dyer

70 Positive Attitude Quotes

Life can be hard sometimes you just need to have the right attitude to face the hardships. Put negativity aside and use these positive attitude quotes to remind yourself that life can be wonderful and that positive results come with positive thoughts. 

Read and share these positive attitude quotes to encourage you to change your perspective of life from negative to positive. 

1"Never whine, never complain, never try to justify yourself."

Robert Greene

2"If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude."

Maya Angelou

3“I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.”

Walt Disney

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

Lou Holtz

5"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

6"A positive atmosphere nurtures a positive attitude, which is required to take positive action."

Richard M. DeVos

7"A positive attitude is something everyone can work on, and everyone can learn how to employ it."

Joan Lunden

8"What is the difference between an obstacle and an opportunity? Our attitude toward it. Every opportunity has a difficulty, and every difficulty has an opportunity."

J. Sidlow Baxter

9“Believing in negative thoughts is the single greatest obstruction to success.”

Charles F. Glassman

10“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

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

Kevin Ansbro

12"Commitment, belief and positive attitude are all important if you're going to be a success, whether you're in sports, in business or, as in my case, anthropology."

Donald Johanson

13"Most of us start out with a positive attitude and a plan to do our best."

Marilu Henner

14"With a positive attitude, the world is your oyster. Without it, your world will be filled with ill fate and unfortunate unfortunate circumstances."

Lorena Laughlin

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

Muhammad Ali Jinnah

16"Your attitude can take you forward or your attitude can take you down. The choice is always yours!"

Catherine Pulsifer

17"We believe that a great attitude is a prerequisite for success."

Jay Wright

18“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

19“Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see a shadow.”

Helen Keller

20“Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.”

Zig Ziglar

21“Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.”

Winston Churchill

22"Virtually nothing on earth can stop a person with a positive attitude who has his goal clearly in sight."

Denis Waitley

23"Attitude can have a huge impact on one's career. Thinking positively will prepare you to respond appropriately during trying times."

Jane Aniston

24"Learning to control and adjust your attitude to a positive one reflects wisdom of the mind."

Catherine Pulsifer

25"Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can."

Richard Bach

26"Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character."

Albert Einstein

27“Perpetual optimism is a force multiplier.”

Colin Powell

28"There was always a feeling for me that it would work. That's what keeps me going. You go in with a positive attitude and stay there, and that's a big part of what does make it work."

Shelley Long

29"Adopting a really positive attitude can work wonders to adding years to your life, a spring to your step, a sparkle to your eye, and all of that."

Christie Brinkley

30"You can do everything you can to try to stop bad things from happening to you, but eventually things will happen, so the best prevention is a positive attitude."

Marie Osmond

31"Natural ability is important, but you can go far without it if you have the focus, drive, desire and positive attitude."

Kirsten Sweetland

32"Always go into meetings or negotiations with a positive attitude. Tell yourself you're going to make this the best deal for all parties."

Natalie Massenet

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

Roger Federer

34“Most of the shadows of this life are caused by our standing in our own sunshine.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

35“Until you believe you have options, you’ll continue to feel stuck.”

Sean Stephenson

36“Your attitude towards anything in life is completely under your control.”

Micah Lacerte

37“Having a positive mental attitude is asking how something can be done rather than saying it can’t be done.”

Bo Bennett

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

Francesca Reigler

39“A positive attitude gives you power over your circumstances instead of your circumstances having power over you.”

Joyce Meyer

40“People may hear your words, but they feel your attitude.”

John C. Maxwell

41“Your attitude belongs to you and it’s your choice if you want to have a good one.”

Joyce Meyer

42“I am an optimist. It does not seem too much use being anything else.”

Winston Churchill

43“Being positive in a negative situation is not naïve. It’s leadership.”

Ralph Marston

44"Your problem isn’t the problem, it’s your attitude about the problem."

Ann Brashares

45"Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out."

John Wooden

46"The most effective attitude to adopt is one of supreme acceptance."

Robert Greene

47"When you can’t change the direction of the wind — adjust your sails."

H. Jackson Brown Jr

48"We lost because we told ourselves we lost."

Leo Tolstoy

49"You cannot have a positive life and a negative mind."

Joyce Meyer

50"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."

Irving Berlin

51"Attitude is everything, so pick a good one."

Wayne Dyer

52"Life is 10% what happens to me and 90% of how I react to it."

John C. Maxwell

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

Oprah Winfrey

54"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

55"Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other one thing."

Abraham Lincoln

56"Change your thoughts and you change your world."

Norman Vincent Peale

57"We don’t see things as they are, we see them as we are."

Anais Nin

58“A negative mind will always struggle to see and create a positive outcome.”

Ty Howard

59“When a happy person comes into the room, it is as if another candle has been lit.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

60“For success, attitude is equally as important as ability.”

Walter Scott

61“One of the most wonderful things about having a positive attitude is the number of people it touches, many times in ways you’ll never know.”

Mac Anderson

62"My life is an indivisible whole, and all my attitudes run into one another; and they all have their rise in my insatiable love for mankind."

Mahatma Gandhi

63"Your attitude is more important than your capabilities. Similarly, your decision is more important than your capabilities."

Jack Ma

64"It isn’t what happens to us that causes us to suffer; it’s what we say to ourselves about what happens."

Pema Chodron

65"Character is the result of two things: mental attitude and the way we spend our time."

Elbert Hubbard

66"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

67"I have found that if you love life, life will love you back."

Arthur Rubinstein

68"The longer I live, the more I realize the impact of attitude on life."

Charles R. Swindoll

69"Your attitude is everything, and it determines how you experience every aspect of your life."

Gerald Jampolsky

70"Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact."

William James