Top 15 Positive Attitude Quotes

These positive attitude quotes will inspire you to keep your cool! A positive attitude can produce results that a negative attitude cannot.

While life may give us a lot of unexpected situations ranging from mildly annoying to life-altering, a focus on what you can do about it will provide you with a good baseline of seeing the possibilities available, rather than seeing even minor setbacks as disasters.

The solution here is to manage yourself, your emotions, and your actions, rather than have circumstances and events decide what attitude you might have in a given moment.

A negative attitude will busy your mind with how your situation is holding you back, what that means for you and so on, rather than facing the situation not clouded by its negative aspects.


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

Even if you work hard and make all the ‘right’ plans, if your attitude is decided by what happens around you, you cannot have the power of a positive available to you when it’s the best solution.


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

Without a positive attitude, your problems and challenges may seem insurmountable because a negative attitude will focus your mind on how awful your problem is.


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

Spending your energy with a focus on the negatives is, at best, a waste of time compared to maintaining a positive attitude.


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

It’s your choice to pick which kind of attitude to have. The past doesn’t prevent you from changing your mind. You can choose for yourself anytime you like.


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

Positive thinking works better because you’re not being pushed around by your reactions to situations. A positive attitude keeps you in charge.


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

A positive attitude will eventually help you build your skills in dealing with difficulty. As situations don’t meet your expectations, you’ll find that you’re less upset, and more in charge of how you react, and what you do, even if it’s come down to accepting a bad situation.


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

While a negative attitude will promote more limiting beliefs and upsets, a positive attitude will promote more opportunities and action.


 You become what you think about. — Napoleon Hill

Think about how you’d like to live, and compare attitudes. Why get caught up in reacting to situations instead of taking charge of them? No one will ask you to spew false positives – that’s not the point. The point is not becoming the victim to what life hands you each time things don’t work out.


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

You can manage your reactions to life’s events, and no one is demanding perfection about it, but rather that you strongly consider which attitude might help you best in a given situation. A positive attitude will give you the advantage of not getting hung up on the problem itself.


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  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

People tend to be about as happy as they make up their mind to be. Have you considered how happy you’d like to be, or are you waiting for the world to surprise you with happiness?


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

A negative attitude can lead you to seeing an effort that doesn’t make the cut as a total loss, rather than seeing what good may have come from it. A positive mindset allows you to see where you’ve made headway, and where you can focus to move forward.


 Man can alter his life by altering his thinking. — William James

How you experience life and the world is set by your beliefs and thoughts about it. If you see it all as a hassle or in some other negative way, you may be surprised when you change that thinking to something more positive.

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 A positive attitude gives you power over your circumstances instead of your circumstances having power over you. — Joyce Meyer

A negative attitude will dominate your thoughts in a situation, rather than allowing you the mental space to most effectively deal with a situation.


 You will find the whole world will change to you when you change your attitude toward it. — Orison Swett Marden

We cannot and do not know the world, so we deal with our impression of it. If we see the world with a negative attitude, we are deciding to spend our lives in a negative world of our own choosing. If we decide to see the world (or life) with a positive attitude, our whole world has changed.

  If you are positive, you’ll see opportunities instead of obstacles. — Confucious

A positive attitude will open your life to many more possibilities.


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