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Attitude quotes and sayings

Updated on June 22, 2015
Believe in yourself
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  • If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. ~ Maya Angelou
  • Realize that there are not hopeless situations; there are only people who take hopeless attitudes. ~ Norman Vincent Peale
  • An optimist is the human personification of spring. ~ Susan J. Bissonette
  • Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.Be the best you can be. ~ Unknown
  • 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. ~ John Homer Miller
  • Look at everything as thought you were seeing it either for the first or last time. ~ Betty Smith
  • I had the blues because I had no shoes until upon the street, I met a man who had no feet. ~ Ancient Persian Saying
  • The most successful people are those who are good at plan B. ~ James Yorke
  • A strong positive mental attitude will create more miracles than any wonder drug. ~ Patricia Neal
  • Follow your dreams. ~ Unknown
  • It's your aptitude not just your attitude that determines you altitude. ~ Zig Zigler
  • The greatest discovery of our generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind. As you think, so shall you be. ~ William James
  • Nothing is easier than self-deceit. :For what each man wishes, that he also believes to be true. ~ Demosthenes
  • I am a little deaf, a little blind, a little impotent, and on top of this are two or three abominable infirmities, but nothing destroys my hope. ~ Voltaire
  • Those who wish to sing, always find a song. ~ Swedish Proverb
  • I discovered I always have choices and sometimes its only a choice of attitude. ~ Judith M. Knowlton
  • Happiness is a state of mind. ~ Unknown
  • You really can change the world if you care enough. ~ Marion Wright Edelman
  • The only disability in life is a bad attitude. ~ Scott Hamilton
  • Could we change our attitude, we should not only see life differently, but life itself would come to be different. ~ Katherine Mansfield
  • Excellence is not a skill. It is an attitude ~ Ralph Marston
  • Anywhere is paradise; it is up to you. ~ Unknown
  • Weakness of attitude become weakness of character. ~ Albert Einstein
  • The best is yet to be. ~ Robert Browning
  • Bite off more than you can chew, then chew it. ~ Ella Williams
  • Ability is what you are capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it. ~ Unknown
  • If you think you can, you can. And if you think you can't, you're right. ~ Henry Ford
  • Attitudes are contagious. Are yours worth catching? ~ Dennis and Wendy Mannering
  • Being a sex symbol has to do with an attitude, not looks. Most men think it's look, most women know otherwise. ~ Kathleen Turner
  • Your attitude is an expression of your values, beliefs, and expectations. ~ Brian Tracy
  • Where there's a will, there's a way. ~ Unknown
  • It's our attitude at the beginning of a difficult task which more than anything else, will affect it's successful outcome. ~ William James
  • The problem isn't the problem; the problem is your attitude about the problem. ~ Unknown
  • The trick is in what one emphasizes. We either make ourselves miserable or we make ourselves happy, the amount of work is the same. ~ Carlos Castaneda
  • Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly. ~ Robert F. Kennedy

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  • We cannot direct the wind but we can adjust the sails. ~ Unknown
  • Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude for achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude. Unknown
  • Work is either fun or drudgery. It depends on your attitude. I like fun. ~ Colleen C. Barrett
  • The best attitude is to be physically loose and mentally tight. ~ Arthur Asher
  • Every day may not be good, but there's something good in every day. ~ Unknown\
  • Since the house is on fire let us warm ourselves. ~ Italian Proverb
  • Success is due less to ability than to zeal. ~ Charles Buxton
  • Positive anything is better than negative thinking. ~ Elbert Hubbard
  • We awaken in others the same attitude of mind we hold toward them. ~ Elbert Hubbard
  • Everything can be taken from a man but...the last of the human freedoms-to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one's own way. ~ Victor Franki
  • The best things in life are free. ~ Unknown
  • This is the first day...of the rest of your life. ~ Unknown
  • Reach for the stars, even if you have to stand on a cactus. ~ Susan Longacre
  • There are no menial jobs, only menial attitudes. ~ William J. Bennett
  • You must start with a positive attitude or you will surely end without one. ~ Carrie Latet
  • It's so hard when I have to, and so easy when I want to. ~ Annie Gottlier

Be positive
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  • Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that. ~ Norman Vincent Peals
  • Change comes from within. ~ Unknown
  • Dream as if you will live as if you'll die today. ~ James Dean
  • A good attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort. ~ Herm Albright
  • Some people are always grumbling because roses have thorns; I am thankful that thorns have roses. ~ Alphonse Karr
  • Its always darkest before the dawn. ~ Unknown
  • 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
  • Life is what you make it. ~ Unknown
  • What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight-it's the size of the fight in the dog. ~ Dwight Eisenhower
  • Attitudes are more important than facts. ~ Karl A. Menninger
  • Take the attitude of a student; never be too big to ask questions, never know too much to learn something new. ~ Og Mandino
  • 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
  • Attitude is everything. ~ Unknown
  • A great attitude does much more that turn on the lights in our worlds; it seems to magically connects us to all sorts of serendipitous opportunities that were somehow absent before the change. ~ Earl Nightingale


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      Susan Haze 7 years ago from Sunny Florida

      Thanks Lady_E, I just love love quotes. Thanks for the comment.

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      Elena 7 years ago from London, UK

      Lovely, inspiring quotes - Thanks for sharing. :)

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      Susan Haze 7 years ago from Sunny Florida

      Thank you Mr Nice, you are so nice. I love quotes and little bits of useless information. I appreciate your comment and thanks for stopping in.

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      Mr Nice 7 years ago from North America

      Hi KoffeeKlatch Gals,

      Another great hub, thanks for sharing the great quotes.

      "You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself" - Jim Rohn

      "You are today where your thoughts have brought you; you will be tomorrow where your thoughts take you." - James Allen

      Have a wonderful weekend.

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      Susan Haze 7 years ago from Sunny Florida

      I don't know what that means tenise. Thanks for stopping by and commenting.

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      Susan Haze 7 years ago from Sunny Florida

      Thanks 2uesday, a postive is the most important attributes one can have. Thanks for your comment.

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      2uesday 7 years ago

      You have a good collection of quotes here on having a positive attitude to life. I enjoyed reading them, some are inspirational and some made me smile. Thank you.

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      Susan Haze 7 years ago from Sunny Florida

      Thanks Pamela99, attitude is everything. sarovai, we need all the good thoughts we can get. Thanks for stopping by and commenting.

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      sarovai 7 years ago

      Very good thoughts for everyone for every situation. Good collection. Keep it up.Thank u for sharing.

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      Pamela Oglesby 7 years ago from United States

      Those are all wonderful sayings and notice how many have to do with out attitudes. Attitude is everything sums it up. Rated up!