Top 500 Most Inspiring Attitude Quotes to Be More Positive

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Attitude Quotes

1. “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

2. “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

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

4. “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

5. “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

6. “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

7. “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

8. “Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.” – Lucille Ball

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

10. “So, this is my life. And I want you to know that I am both happy and sad and I’m still trying to figure out how that could be.” – Stephen Chbosky

11. “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

12. “The purpose of life, after all, is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

13. “Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it’s better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.” – Marilyn Monroe

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

15. “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.” – Roy T. Bennett

16. “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.” – Dale Carnegie

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

18. “We can’t solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.” – Einstein

19. “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.” – James

20. “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.” – Twain

21. “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.” – Jefferson

22. “Nothing will work unless you do.” – Maya Angelou

23. “I answer the heroic question “Death, where is they sting?” with “It is here in my heart and mind and memories.” – Maya Angelou

24. “Life loves the liver of it.” – Maya Angelou

25. “Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure. The way you think about a fact may defeat you before you ever do anything about it. You are overcome by the fact because you think you are.” – Norman Vincent Peale

26. “He who has so little knowledge of human nature as to seek happiness by changing anything but his own disposition will waste his life in fruitless efforts.” – Samuel Johnson

27. “When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him. You lift the relationship thereby to a higher level. The best in the other person begins to flow out toward you as your best flows toward him. In the meeting of the best in each a higher unity of understanding is established.” – Norman Vincent Peale

28. “Winning is not a sometime thing, it’s an all time thing. You don’t win once in a while, you don’t do things right once in a while, you do them right all the time. Winning is habit. Unfortunately, so is losing.” – Vince Lombardi

29. “There is a very fine line between loving life and being greedy for it.” – Maya Angelou

30. “The great secret, Eliza, is not having bad manners or good manners or any other particular sort of manners, but having the same manner for all human souls: in short, behaving as if you were in Heaven, where there are no third-class carriages, and one soul is as good as another.” – George Bernard Shaw

31. “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

32. “If you’d like to know how to get from the Big Apple to the Big Easy, take Highway Love, and you’ll get there.” – Woody Allen

33. “Winning isn’t everything, but the will to win is everything.” – Vince Lombardi

34. “Between the optimist and the pessimist, the difference is droll. The optimist sees the doughnut; the pessimist the hole!” – Oscar Wilde

35. “So our human life but dies down to its root, and still puts forth its green blade to eternity.” – Henry David Thoreau

36. “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.” – Ayn Rand

37. “Men always want to be a woman’s first love. That is their clumsy vanity. We woman have a more subtle instinct about things. What we like is to be a man’s last romance.” – Oscar Wilde

38. “My life has been one great big joke, A dance that’s walked, A song that’s spoke, I laugh so hard I almost choke, When I think about myself.” – Maya Angelou

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

40. “We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.” – Maya Angelou

41. “The man with a new idea is a crank until the idea succeeds.” – Mark Twain

42. “The best way to sell yourself to others is first to sell the others to yourself.” – Napoleon Hill

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

44. “Never waste jealousy on a real man: it is the imaginary man that supplants us all in the long run.” – George Bernard Shaw

45. “I can be changed by what happens to me. but i refuse to be reduced by it.” – Maya Angelou

46. “Some have learnt many Tricks of sly Evasion, Instead of Truth they use Equivocation, And eke it out with mental Reservation, Which is to good Men an Abomination.” – Benjamin Franklin

47. “Life loves to be taken by the lapel and told: “I’m with you kid. Let’s go.” – Maya Angelou

48. “It is our attitude at the beginning of a difficult undertaking which, more than anything else, will determine its successful outcome.” – William James

49. “Dying is one of the few things that can be done as easily lying down.” – Woody Allen

50. “When it looked like the sun wasn’t going to shine any more, there’s a rainbow in the clouds.” – Maya Angelou

51. “There go my people, I must hurry to catch up with them for I am their leader.” – Mahatma Gandhi

52. “Don’t waste your time with explanations: people only hear what they want to hear.” – Paulo Coelho

53. “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.” – Judith McNaught

54. “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.” – Maya Angelou

55. “The main thing in one’s own private world is to try to laugh as much as you cry.” – Maya Angelou

56. “Living a life is like constructing a building: if you start wrong, you’ll end wrong.” – Maya Angelou

57. “Bondage is… subjection to external influences and internal negative thoughts and attitudes.” – W. Clement Stone

58. “I am a part of all that I have met.” – Alfred Tennyson

59. “You were born to win, but to be a winner, you must plan to win, prepare to win, and expect to win.” – Zig Ziglar

60. “Remember that failure is an event, not a person.” – Zig Ziglar

61. “Little men with little minds and little imaginations go through life in little ruts, smugly resisting all changes which would jar their little worlds.” – Zig Ziglar

62. “Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current situation.” – Brian Tracy

63. “Happiness depends on your mindset and attitude.” – Roy T. Bennett

64. “My attitude is that if you push me towards something that you think is a weakness, then I will turn that perceived weakness into a strength.” – Michael Jordan

65. “The man who can make hard things easy is the educator.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

66. “When you put faith, hope and love together, you can raise positive kids in a negative world.” – Zig Ziglar

67. “People do not seem to realize that their opinion of the world is also a confession of character.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

68. “What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight; it’s the size of the fight in the dog.” – Dwight D. Eisenhower

69. “Win as if you were used to it, lose as if you enjoyed it for a change.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

70. “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.” – Dalai Lama

71. “Trust men and they will be true to you; treat them greatly and they will show themselves great.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

72. “When men speak ill of thee, live so as nobody may believe them.” – Plato

73. “Life is too short to spend your precious time trying to convince a person who wants to live in gloom and doom otherwise. Give lifting that person your best shot, but don’t hang around long enough for his or her bad attitude to pull you down. Instead, surround yourself with optimistic people.” – Zig Ziglar

74. “Are you a SNIOP? Someone who is Sensitive to the Negative Influence Of Others?” – Zig Ziglar

75. “Our wretched species is so made that those who walk on the well-trodden path always throw stones at those who are showing a new road.” – Voltaire

76. “As long as a man stands in his own way, everything seems to be in his way.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

77. “Life can be wildly tragic at times, and I’ve had my share. But whatever happens to you, you have to keep a slightly comic attitude. In the final analysis, you have got not to forget to laugh.” – Katharine Hepburn

78. “You cannot tailor make your situation in life, but you can tailor make your attitudes to fit those situations.” – Zig Ziglar

79. “A painter told me that nobody could draw a tree without in some sort becoming a tree; or draw a child by studying the outlines of its form merely… but by watching for a time his motions and plays, the painter enters into his nature and can then draw him at every attitude…” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

80. “When you are tough on yourself, life is going to be infinitely easier on you.” – Zig Ziglar

81. “Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.” – Zig Ziglar

82. “If you treat people right they will treat you right – ninety percent of the time.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt

83. “I should stop myself from dying if a good joke or a good idea occurred to me.” – Voltaire

84. “A narrow mind and a fat head invariably come on the same person.” – Zig Ziglar

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

86. “Every day may not be good, but there’s something good in every day.” – Unknown

87. “Optimism is the cheerful frame of mind that enables a teakettle to sing, though in hot water up to its nose.” – Unknown

88. “One’s greatest challenge is to control oneself.” – Unknown

89. “I do believe that when we face challenges in life that are far beyond our own power, it’s an opportunity to build on our faith, inner strength, and courage. I’ve learned that how we face challenges plays a big role in the outcome of them.” – Sasha Azevedo

90. “Don’t worry about a thing, every little thing is gonna be alright.” – Bob Marley

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

92. “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

93. “Interruptions can be viewed as sources of irritation or opportunities for service, as moments lost or experience gained, as time wasted or horizons widened. They can annoy us or enrich us, get under our skin or give us a shot in the arm. Monopolize our minutes or spice our schedules, depending on our attitude toward them.” – William Arthur Ward

94. “Since the house is on fire let us warm ourselves.” – Unknown

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

96. “Words can never adequately convey the incredible impact of our attitudes toward life. The longer I live the more convinced I become that life is 10 percent what happens to us and 90 percent how we respond to it.” – Charles R. Swindoll

97. “What separates the winners from the losers is how a person reacts to each new twist of fate.” – Donald Trump

98. “We are what our thoughts have made us; so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; they travel far.” – Swami Vivekananda

99. “Crime is terribly revealing. Try and vary your methods as you will, your tastes, your habits, your attitude of mind, and your soul is revealed by your actions.” – Agatha Christie

100. “The very first thing that you take out of your bag should be a good attitude, if not, you’ll miss out on the most rewarding part of golf.” – Unknown

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

102. “One measure of friendship consists not in the number of things friends can discuss, but in the number of things they need no longer mention.” – Clifton Fadiman

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

104. “Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.” – Oprah Winfrey

105. “In center field, you have free rein out there – you have priority. He has that no-fear attitude. The ball goes up, and he’s gone, going after balls with reckless abandon. He’s aggressive and tries to get anything he can.” – Randy Winn

106. “Those who are easily shocked should be shocked more often.” – Mae West

107. “Sometimes we just need somebody to show us something that we don’t see ourselves, and our lives would change forever.” – Unknown

108. “If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself, but to your estimate of it; and this you have the power to revoke at any moment.” – Marcus Aurelius

109. “I’m black, I don’t feel burdened by it and I don’t think it’s a huge responsibility. It’s part of who I am. It does not define me.” – Oprah Winfrey

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

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

112. “I do not believe in failure. It is not failure if you enjoyed the process.” – Oprah Winfrey

113. “Do not brood over your past mistakes and failures as this will only fill your mind with grief, regret and depression. Do not repeat them in the future.” – Swami Sivananda

114. “Patience is the big thing, no doubt. Just seeing him and talking to him, I think he understands. His attitude is great.” – Unknown

115. “The winner persistently programs his pluses; the loser mournfully magnifies his minuses.” – William Arthur Ward

116. “Don’t ever make the same mistake twice, unless it pays.” – Mae West

117. “Morale and attitude are the fundamental ingredients to success.” – Bud Wilkinson

118. “Our attitude towards ourselves should be “to be satiable in learning” and towards others “to be tireless in teaching.” – Mao Zedong

119. “Keep a green tree in your heart and perhaps a singing bird will come.” – Unknown

120. “Live out of your imagination, not your history.” – Stephen Covey

121. “Effective employees need to be reliable and positive. Our culture supports teamwork. Having a positive attitude and displaying that to co-workers and customers sets the stage for a good outcome.” – Rachel West

122. “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.” – Unknown

123. “Always start the day with a positive attitude. Create a bright attitude by listening to upbeat music, exercising in the morning, playing with your children or pets and avoiding stressful situations whenever possible. Maintaining a positive attitude is one simple technique for creating top-notch customer service that will set your casino apart from the competition.” – Martin R. Baird

124. “I believe that every single event in life happens in an opportunity to choose love over fear.” – Oprah Winfrey

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

126. “This is the precept by which I have lived: Prepare for the worst; expect the best; and take what comes.” – Hannah Arendt

127. “We are very disappointed in Stevie’s attitude. I’m stressed about it. Stevie was virtually given the keys to run the team this season ? and now he’s gone.” – Mark Watkins

128. “Forgiveness is not an occasional act: it is an attitude.” – Martin Luther King Jr.

129. “A loving person lives in a loving world. A hostile person lives in a hostile world; everyone you meet is your mirror.” – Ken Keyes Jr.

130. “He’s going to be so much further ahead of the other guys, his attitude has to be it’s his job and he’s not going to relinquish it. I think A.J. realizes that no matter who comes in it’s his job to keep in terms of hustling, making plays, not making mental mistakes. So his opportunity is golden.” – Rich Miano

131. “Don’t spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.” – Coco Chanel

132. “If you can’t change your fate, change your attitude.” – Amy Tan

133. “Tomorrow we’ve got to show up with the same attitude, with the same desire and with the same approach we did today.” – Unknown

134. “The attitude that I have now, is, no matter what I do, I’m going to go for it because, you know, it could be over.” – Unknown

135. “All ideas come about through some sort of observation. It sparks an attitude; some object or emotion causes a reaction in the other person.” – Graham Chapman

136. “Some men have thousands of reasons why they cannot do what they want to, when all they need is one reason why they can.” – Martha Graham

137. “It hurt us earlier in the season. Later this season guys started getting rid of the (selfish) attitude and started fighting for each other.” – Unknown

138. “His attitude has been outstanding. I’ve never sat and wondered about where his focus was.” – Paul Maurice

139. “Attitude is your acceptance of the natural laws, or your rejection of the natural laws.” – Unknown

140. “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.” – Shakti Gawain

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

142. “Happiness is an attitude of mind, born of the simple determination to be happy under all outward circumstances.” – J. Donald Walters

143. “It’s how you deal with failure that determines how you achieve success.” – Charlotte Whitton

144. “We respect everyone and fear no one. We like to keep that kind of attitude.” – Jack Purtell

145. “A cloudy day is no match for a sunny disposition.” – William Arthur Ward

146. “Walking backwards is a lot like life. You can’t really see where you going, only where you’ve been. You can kinda know where you are going, but you never know exactly what’s ahead.” – Unknown

147. “One and one is two, and two and two is four, and five will get you ten if you know how to work it.” – Mae West

148. “Our life is what our thoughts make it.” – Marcus Aurelius

149. “They say you can’t do it, but sometimes it doesn’t always work.” – Casey Stengel

150. “Our attitude towards ourselves should be ”to be satiable in learning” and towards others” to be tireless in teaching.” – Mao Zedong

151. “There is more than a verbal tie between the words common, community, and communication…. Try the experiment of communicating, with fullness and accuracy, some experience to another, especially if it be somewhat complicated, and you will find your own attitude toward your experience changing.” – John Dewey

152. “Let’s not be narrow, nasty, and negative.” – T.S. Eliot

153. “I don’t look at the passport of people, I look at their quality and their attitude.” – Arsene Wenger

154. “You look for the positive things in life; you will find them.” – Unknown

155. “Irritation in the heart of a believer is always an invitation to the devil to stand by.” – Unknown

156. “Two-minute attitude drill: To everyone: You can trust me. I’m committed to excellence. I care about you as a person. EVERY DAY: Do good. Do your best. Treat others as you would be treated. FOR TODAY: Nothing negative will escape my lips.” – Unknown

157. “Don’t introduce me to that man! I want to go on hating him, and I can’t hate a man whom I know.” – Charles Lamb

158. “Sometimes attitude gets in the way of common sense. So if someone gets locked up, it’s what they wanted, not what we wanted. We don’t get a rush out of taking people to jail.” – Robert Griffin

159. “Each experience through which we pass operates ultimately for our good. This is a correct attitude to adopt and we must be able to see it in that light.” – Henry S. Haskins

160. “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.” – Walter Anderson

161. “One truly cannot be described, If the one doing the describing Has a bad attitude.” – Unknown

162. “Attitudes are contagious. Is yours worth catching?” – Unknown

163. “Freedom’s enemies are waste, lethargy, indifference, immorality, and the insidious attitude of something for nothing.” – William Arthur Ward

164. “The true test of character is not how much we know how to do, but how we behave when we don’t know what to do.” – John Holt

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

166. “Our attitude towards others determines their attitude towards us.” – Earl Nightingale

167. “You Are the Master of Your Attitude You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control the way you think about all the events. You always have a choice. You can choose to face them with a positive mental attitude.” – Roy T. Bennett

168. “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

169. “The greatest discovery of my generation is that man can alter his life simply by altering his attitude of mind.” – James Truslow Adams

170. “The remarkable thing is, we have a choice everyday regarding the attitude we will embrace for that day.” – Charles R. Swindoll

171. “In all the work we do, our most valuable asset can be the attitude of self-examination. It is forgivable to make mistakes, but to stand fast behind a wall of self-righteousness and make the same mistake twice is not forgivable.” – Dr. Dale E. Turner

172. “I never expect to lose. Even when I’m the underdog, I still prepare a victory speech.” – H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

173. “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.” – Rick Smith

174. “There’s an attitude you can only get through winning. Winning makes you believe that you can win again and again.” – Unknown

175. “Success or failure in business is caused more by the mental attitude even than by mental capacities.” – Walter Scott

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

177. “The best way to inspire people to superior performance is to convince them by everything you do and by your everyday attitude that you are wholeheartedly supporting them.” – Harold S. Geneen

178. “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.” – Irving Berlin

179. “This is fantastic to have this happen his senior year. He had a different attitude.” – Unknown

180. “An inconvenience is an adventure wrongly considered.” – Gilbert K. Chesterton

181. “Life would be a perpetual flea hunt if a man were obliged to run down all the innuendoes, inveracities, and insinuations and misrepresentations which are uttered against him.” – Henry Ward Beecher

182. “Growl all day and you’ll feel dog tired all night.” – Unknown

183. “A pessimist and an optimist, so much the worse; so much the better.” – Jean de La Fountaine

184. “Your mental attitude is something you can control outright and you must use self-discipline until you create a positive mental attitude – your mental attitude attracts to you everything that makes you what you are.” – Napolean Hill

185. “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.” – Wilfred A. Peterson

186. “If you want to change attitudes, start with a change in behavior.” – William Glasser

187. “You will never find the best when you are always looking for the worst.” – Jeffrey Benjamin

188. “A lot of times I find that people who are blessed with the most talent don’t ever develop that attitude, and the ones who aren’t blessed in that way are the most competitive and have the biggest heart.” – Tom Brady

189. “I certainly don’t regret my experiences because without them, I couldn’t imagine who or where I would be today. Life is an amazing gift to those who have overcome great obstacles, and attitude is everything!” – Sasha Azevedo

190. “I wrote the story myself. It’s about a girl who lost her reputation and never missed it.” – Mae West

191. “Their sort of ugly, sneering, amused attitude at the slaughter of innocent people is just horrific.” – Alexander Downer

192. “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

193. “With large umbrellas, come large responsibilities.” – Unknown

194. “You can always have it better. If you try. That’s the attitude of the group at the moment. Never to feel satisfied, always to want to do something better.” – Unknown

195. “There are thousands of degrees and variations, but it is always clearly the attitude of a person who finds his superiority in solving the complications of others.” – Alfred Adler

196. “Give a man a free hand and he’ll run it all over you.” – Mae West

197. “So go ahead. Fall down. The world looks different from the ground.” – Oprah Winfrey

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

199. “It is an issue of attitude change. You cannot preserve cattle and let your children die.” – Angelique Kidjo

200. “The attitude today is the root on which the future grows.” – Unknown

201. “The manner in which you treat people and circumstances in your life, reflects on how you handle your life and your environment. Bear in mind that your destiny is carved out of that.” – Rose Mashigo

202. “You can gain more friends by being yourself than you can by putting up a front. You can gain more friends by building people up than you can by tearing them down. And you can gain more friends by taking a few minutes from each day to do something kind for someone, whether it be a friend or a complete stranger. What a difference one person can make!” – Sasha Azevedo

203. “Wisdom has the power to enrich our lives. It can change our hearts, our perspective, and our attitude toward things, toward life, and toward others.” – Sasha Azevedo

204. “An attitude to life which seeks fulfillment in the single-minded pursuit of wealth – in short, materialism – does not fit into this world, because it contains within itself no limiting principle, while the environment in which it is placed is strictly limited.” – E.F. Schumacher

205. “A change in attitude can change your life!” – Sasha Azevedo

206. “Happiness doesn’t depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude.” – Dale Carnegie

207. “The optimist pleasantly ponders how high his kite will fly; the pessimist woefully wonders how soon his kite will fall.” – William Arthur Ward

208. “Psychosclerosis: the hardening of the attitude which causes a person to cease dreaming, seeing, thinking, and leading.” – Ashley Montagu

209. “ABASEMENT, n. A decent and customary mental attitude in the presence of wealth of power. Peculiarly appropriate in an employee when addressing an employer.” – Ambrose Bierce

210. “The things you don’t have control over, you don’t worry about. I have control over my attitude, my perception, how I do things, and you do the very best job you can. Other people have control over other things and you let them do their jobs.” – Mike Sherman

211. “Amber is a huge asset as far as leadership and talking. She’s got the most positive attitude of any of the kids I’ve coached.” – Unknown

212. “Character is the result of two things: mental attitude and the way we spend our time.” – Elbert Hubbard

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

214. “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.” – Arnold Schwarzenegger

215. “You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.” – Mae West

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

217. “Independence? That’s middle class blasphemy. We are all dependent on one another, every soul of us on earth.” – George Bernard Shaw

218. “I hope the parties concerned could continue to participate in consultations in an earnest, responsible, flexible and pragmatic attitude so as to seek solutions acceptable to all parties.” – Wu Dawei

219. “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

220. “The last of the human freedoms is to choose one’s attitudes.” – Viktor Frankl

221. “Some people say that I have an attitude – maybe I do. But I think that you have to. You have to believe in yourself when no one else does- that makes you a winner right there.” – Venus Williams

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

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

224. “I’ll keep, you know, giving the money. But my attitude is, look, if I’m going to pay for it, I want a say in how it’s run.” – Unknown

225. “His game may not be obviously adaptable to grass, but his attitude is.” – Jim Courier

226. “Life is a game. Business is a game. If you are not having fun, you are in the wrong game or have to change your attitude.” – Unknown

227. “For much of the Rocky Mountain region, I believe people feel not only left out but disenfranchised. The general attitude with the current administration is that the West is of little consequence. We are treated like a Third World country.” – Unknown

228. “You always worry when there’s a chance you might play two games. Sometimes the players get the attitude they always have another game if they lose the first one. But the guys were focused. They were relaxed and we had fun. That’s what you want.” – Unknown

229. “Great effort springs naturally from great attitude.” – Pat Riley

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

231. “The thing that makes him special is his attitude. You see him out there for 35 minutes and he’s not even tired. That’s because he’s mentally tough and he wants to win.” – Unknown

232. “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.” – Henri Bergson

233. “He is a guy who is only going to accept winning. I like his attitude and his style of coaching and he loves to coach. He’s dedicated and determined. A coach can’t make a bad team into a good team, but he can make a good team into a better team.” – Unknown

234. “I’ve always believed that you can think positive just as well as you can think negative.” – James Baldwin

235. “Attitudes are the forerunners of conditions.” – Charles Edwards

236. “Bias and prejudice are attitudes to be kept in hand, not attitudes to be avoided.” – Charles Curtis

237. “There are no mental jobs, only mental attitudes.” – Unknown

238. “Successful people have cultivated the habit of never denying to themselves their true feelings and attitudes. They have no need for pretenses.” – David Harold Fink

239. “A healthy attitude is contagious but don’t wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier.” – Tom Stoppard

240. “If you have only one smile in you, give it to the people you love. Don’t be surly at home, then go out in the street and start grinning ‘Good morning’ at total strangers.” – Maya Angelou

241. “I have to live for others and not for myself; that’s middle class morality.” – George Bernard Shaw

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

243. “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.” – George Bernard Shaw

244. “One should always play fairly when one has the winning cards.” – Oscar Wilde

245. “Fish and visitors smell in three days.” – Benjamin Franklin

246. “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.” – George Bernard Shaw

247. “Sales are contingent upon the attitude of the salesman – not the attitude of the prospect.” – W. Clement Stone

248. “House guests should be regarded as perishables: Leave them out too long and they go bad.” – Erma Bombeck

249. “Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. The slogan Press On! has solved and always will solve the problems of the human race.” – Calvin Coolidge

250. “Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.” – Winston S. Churchill

251. “There are two ways to live: you can live as if nothing is a miracle; you can live as if everything is a miracle.” – Albert Einstein

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

253. “The real glory is being knocked to your knees and then coming back. That’s real glory. That’s the essence of it.” – Vince Lombardi

254. “No, I am not bitter, I am not hateful, and I am not unforgiving. I just don’t like you.” – C. JoyBell C.

255. “I love those who can smile in trouble…” – Leonardo da Vinci

256. “Reject your sense of injury and the injury itself disappears.” – Marcus Aurelius

257. “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.” – Dr Roopleen

258. “Ah, pay no heed if your enemies laugh. They’ll not be able to once you lop off their heads.” – Christopher Paolini

259. “Dance. Smile. Giggle. Marvel. TRUST. HOPE. LOVE. WISH. BELIEVE. Most of all, enjoy every moment of the journey, and appreciate where you are at this moment instead of always focusing on how far you have to go.” – Mandy Hale

260. “Our loyalties must transcend our race, our tribe, our class, and our nation; and this means we must develop a world perspective.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

261. “I don’t believe in mathematics.” – Albert Einstein

262. “Every day one should at least hear one little song, read one good poem, see one fine painting and – if at all possible – speak a few sensible words.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

263. “Keep a little fire burning; however small, however hidden.” – Cormac McCarthy

264. “When you take control of your attitude, you take control of your life.” – Roy T. Bennett

265. “Be an independent thinker at all times, and ignore anyone who attempts to define you in a limiting way.” – Sherry Argov

266. “If you build the guts to do something, anything, then you better save enough to face the consequences.” – Criss Jami

267. “Look on every exit as being an entrance somewhere else.” – Tom Stoppard

268. “Puritanism: The haunting fear that someone, somewhere, may be happy.” – H.L. Mencken

269. “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

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

271. “Christmas, children, is not a date. It is a state of mind.” – Mary Ellen Chase

272. “Life is 10 percent what you make it and 90 percent how you take it.” – Irving Berlin

273. “Live fast. Die young. Be wild. Have fun.” – Lana Del Rey

274. “Positive expectations are the mark of the superior personality.” – Brian Tracy

275. “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

276. “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.” – Charles R. Swindoll

277. “Being different is a revolving door in your life where secure people enter and insecure exit.” – Shannon L. Alder

278. “Being brave enough to be alone frees you up to invite people into your life because you want them and not because you need them.” – Mandy Hale

279. “I’ve had it with being nice, understanding, fair and hopeful. I feel like being negative all day. The chip on my shoulder could sink the QE2. I’ve got an attitude problem and nobody better get in my way…I’m in a bad mood and the whole stupid little world is gonna pay!” – John Waters

280. “A man is happy so long as he chooses to be happy.” – Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

281. “Don’t let mental blocks control you. Set yourself free. Confront your fear and turn the mental blocks into building blocks.” – Dr Roopleen

282. “To know a man’s library is, in some measure, to know a man’s mind.” – Geraldine Brooks

283. “A young outcast will often feel that there is something wrong with himself, but as he gets older, grows more confident in who he is, he will adapt, he will begin to feel that there is something wrong with everyone else.” – Criss Jami

284. “All things are ready, if our mind be so.” – William Shakespeare

285. “Is my paranoia getting completely out of hand, or are you mongoloids really talking about me?” – John Kennedy Toole

286. “A stumble may prevent a fall.” – Thomas Fuller

287. “The world’s greatest achievers have been those who have always stayed focussed on their goals and have been consistent in their efforts.” – Dr Roopleen

288. “Anyone who teaches me deserves my respect, honoring and attention.” – Sonia Rumzi

289. “You are a human with one life and its up to you to make it the best life you can.” – Dan Howell

290. “Somewhere between love and hate lies confusion, misunderstanding and desperate hope.” – Shannon L. Alder

291. “When a man is prey to his emotions, he is not his own master.” – Benedict de Spinoza

292. “The problem is not the problem. The problem is your attitude about the problem.” – Captain Jack Sparrow

293. “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

294. “When people complain of your complexity, they fail to remember that they made fun of your simplicity.” – Michael Bassey Johnson

295. “If you don’t have time to do it right, when will you have the time to do it over?” – John Wooden

296. “My mother once told me that no woman is naked when she comes equipped with a bad mood and a steady glare.” – Mira Grant

297. “I am still determined to be cheerful and happy, in whatever situation I may be; for I have also learned from experience that the greater part of our happiness or misery depends upon our dispositions, and not upon our circumstances.” – Martha Washington

298. “The true definition of mental illness is when the majority of your time is spent in the past or future, but rarely living in the realism of NOW.” – Shannon L. Alder

299. “When you stop living your life based on what others think of you real life begins. At that moment, you will finally see the door of self acceptance opened.” – Shannon L. Alder

300. “Don’t pretend to be what you’re not, instead, pretend to what you want to be, it is not pretence, it is a journey to self realization.” – Michael Bassey Johnson

301. “Tough times don’t last, tough people do, remember?” – Gregory Peck

302. “You are not controlling the storm, and you are not lost in it. You are the storm.” – Sam Harris

303. “No matter how many people believe or don’t believe in you, you must be the ultimate believer in yourself!” – Unknown

304. “You don’t cry when someone pushes you down. You get up. You get up and you fight back. And pretty soon nobody’s going to shove you anymore because they’ll see it’s not worth it.” – Morgan Rhodes

305. “Adventures are only interesting once you’ve lived to see the end of them. Before that, they are nothing but fear, and being too cold or too hot or too wet or too hungry, and getting hurt.” – Holly Lisle

306. “When God takes out the trash, don’t go digging back through it. Trust Him.” – Amaka Imani Nkosazana

307. “The only thing that stands between a person and what they want in life is the will to try it and the faith to believe it is possible.” – Rich DeVos

308. “With hair, heels, and attitude, honey, I am through the roof.” – Rupaul

309. “You must decide if you are going to rob the world or bless it with the rich, valuable, potent, untapped resources locked away within you.” – Myles Munroe

310. “No guts, no story.” – Chris Brady

311. “Stop searching the world for treasure, the real treasure is in yourself.” – Pablo

312. “Above all things physical, it is more important to be beautiful on the inside – to have a big hear and an open mind and a spectacular spleen.” – Ellen DeGeneres

313. “Learn to adapt. Things change, circumstances change. Adjust yourself and your efforts to what it is presented to you so you can respond accordingly. Never see change as a threat, because it can be an opportunity to learn, to grow, evolve and become a better person.” – Rodolfo Costa

314. “There is very little difference in people, but that little difference makes a big difference. The little difference is attitude.” – W. Clement Stone

315. “Freedom is what you do with what’s been done to you.” – Jean-Paul Sartre

316. “I don’t panic unless I have to. Wastes energy.” – Sandra Brown

317. “God is always more interested in why we do something than in what we do. Attitudes count more than achievements.” – Rick Warren

318. “The excursion is the same when you go looking for your sorrow as when you go looking for your joy.” – Eudora Welty

319. “Why should we think upon things that are lovely Because thinking determines life. It is a common habit to blame life upon the environment. Environment modifies life but does not govern life. The soul is stronger than its surroundings.” – William James

320. “We are perishing for want of wonder, not for want of wonders.” – G.K. Chesterton

321. “I get up and pace the room, as if I can leave my guilt behind me. But it tracks me as I walk, an ugly shadow made by myself.” – Rosamund Lupton

322. “An attitude of gratitude brings great things.” – Yogi Bhajan

323. “Have you noticed how nobody ever looks up? Nobody looks at chimneys, or trees against the sky, or the tops of buildings. Everybody just looks down at the pavement or their shoes. The whole world could pass them by and most people wouldn’t notice.” – Julie Andrews Edwards

324. “Showing a lack of self-control is in the same vein granting authority to others: ‘Perhaps I need someone else to control me.” – Criss Jami

325. “It is not so much what happens to you as how you think about what happens.” – Epictetus

326. “Jesus was saying that you can’t have a larger life with restricted attitudes.” – Joel Osteen

327. “The most critical time in any battle is not when I’m fatigued, it’s when I no longer care.” – Craig D. Lounsbrough

328. “None of us can avoid being contaminated by the world’s evils; it’s all a matter of what attitude you take towards them.” – Azar Nafisi

329. “It is not as much about who you used to be, as it is about who you choose to be.” – Sanhita Baruah

330. “… success is not a comparison of what we have done with what others have done.” – Myles Munroe

331. “Cats can do whatever they want, whenever they want, without regard to what anyone says or does. Rather like Princesses.” – Terry Brooks

332. “When you have to kill the same terrorist twice in one week, then there’s either something wrong with your skills or something wrong with your world. And there’s nothing wrong with my skills.” – Jonathan Maberry

333. “Constitutional morality is not a natural sentiment. It has to be cultivated. We must realise that our people have yet to learn it. Democracy in India is only a top-dressing on an Indian soil which is essentially undemocratic.” – B.R. Ambedkar

334. “If I can’t joke about imminent death, then I might as well just resign.” – James A. Owen

335. “I have never yet figured out what to do about good advice that you get, and that you know right away would help you, but that you cannot follow.” – Holly Lisle

336. “Well-meaning, helpful, good-natured attitudes of mind have not come to be honored on account of their usefulness, but because they are states of richer souls that are capable of bestowing and have their value in the feeling of the plenitude of life.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

337. “Llarimar had told him to do his best. That sounded like an awful lot of work. Unfortunately, doing nothing was beginning to seem like even MORE work.” – Brandon Sanderson

338. “Your present circumstances don’t determine where you can go they merely determine where you start.” – Nido Qubein

339. “Even the smallest changes in our daily routine can create incredible ripple effects that expand our vision of what is possible.” – Charles F. Glassman

340. “At the most one could say that his chi or … personal god was good. But the Ibo people have a proverb that when a man says yes his chi says yes also. Okonkwo said yes very strongly; so his chi agreed.” – Chinua Achebe

341. “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.” – Lisa Alther

342. “Pain, unless it is physical, was sold to you (by your culture).” – Mokokoma Mokhonoana

343. “It took me a long time to realise that there are two kinds of writing: the one you write and the one that writes you. The one that writes you is dangerous. You go where you don’t want to go. You look where you don’t want to look.” – Jeanette Winterson

344. “One who gossips usually carries boredom in one hand and bitterness in the other.” – Suzy Kassem

345. “Unrequited love is the only emotion that allows sane people to taste the “life sentence” of someone with bipolar disorder. The longer they hang onto a lost cause the more unstable they look to everyone else. They contradict their own belief systems and statements, by circling the drain with two competing emotions – love and hate.” – Shannon L. Alder

346. “Nothing worth doing is easy,” frank said. “Especially not in the beginning. But I’m not about to give up.” – Morgan Matson

347. “Could we change our attitude, we should not only see life differently, but life itself would come to be different. Life would undergo a change of appearance because we ourselves had undergone a change of attitude.” – Katherine Mansfield

348. “I like what I like and not what I’m supposed to like because of mass rating. And I very much dislike the things I don’t like.” – Erle Stanley Gardner

349. “Were you born this infuriating?” “It’s taken me years of practice.” – Misty Massey

350. “It is our attitude toward events, not events themselves, which we can control. Nothing is by its own nature calamitous – even death is terrible only if we fear it.” – Epictetus

351. “Everything you need is already within you. The beauty of life is that your DESTINY lies always in your hands. The time has come for you to STEP UP and BE GREAT”.” – Pablo

352. “I can smite you ” Nick grumbled. “Anytime I like.” – Sarah Rees Brennan

353. “When your only regret is if anyone thinks you regret anything – that is the definition of conviction.” – Criss Jami

354. “If you don’t think every day is a good day, just try missing one.” – Cavett Robert

355. “Before I can become an expert on anything, I must first become an expert on me.” – Charles F. Glassman

356. “I don’t use a crap camera, I don’t eat junk, and I’m not going to a dance where the boys are bores.” – Adriana Trigiani

357. “I am who Iam, I enjoy life in my own way and that is hell of a lot more than most people can say for themselves.” – Pablo Tusset

358. “You can see real attitude of man when he’s terrified.” – Toba Beta

359. “A life fueled by passions is like riding on the back of a dragon.” – Suzy Kassem

360. “Fame is not the glory! Virtue is the goal, and fame only a messenger, to bring more to the fold.” – Vanna Bonta

361. “Just because I’m a murdering, thieving, cowardly, traitorous sort doesn’t mean I can’t do my job properly.” – James A. Owen

362. “Some people will insult your intelligence by suddenly being nice or nicer to you once you make it … or they think you have.” – Mokokoma Mokhonoana

363. “When you no longer perceive the world as hostile, there is no more fear, and when there is no more fear, you think, speak and act differently.” – Eckhart Tolle

364. “In his opinion, working was vastly overrated. Particularly as a way to build character, for everyone who engaged in it was far too snappish and fussy, and seemed to have no manners at all.” – Hilari Bell

365. “The stones were sharp, The wind came at my back; Walking along the highway, Mincing like a cat.” – Theodore Roethke

366. “The most upsetting thing about Society’s attitude towards disabled people is that many millions of disabled people became disabled while trying to please Society, the very same bitch that secretly regards them as subhuman.” – Mokokoma Mokhonoana

367. “The number of ways to live in one lifetime is limitless. So why limit yourself?” – Suzy Kassem

368. “I would always be a better hater of things and institutions than a lover of them.” – Pat Conroy

369. “Sometimes God will place a wall on your path to force you to go in another direction.” – Suzy Kassem

370. “Beware of those who are bored and not passionate about life, for they will bore you with reasons for not living.” – Suzy Kassem

371. “Opportunity may knock only once but temptation leans on the door bell.” – Oprah Winfrey

372. “Age wrinkles the body; quitting wrinkles the soul.” – Douglas MacArthur

373. “Whatever your passion is, keep doing it. Don’t waste time chasing after success or comparing yourself to others. Every flower blooms at a different pace. Excel at doing what your passion is and only focus on perfecting it. Eventually people will see what you are great at doing, and if you are truly great, success will come chasing after you.” – Suzy Kassem

374. “When a man plays with your heart it is for one of two reasons: He knows he can or he is undecided.” – Shannon L. Alder

375. “Write this down: My life is full of unlimited possibilities.” – Pablo

376. “When you experience a negative circumstance or event, do not dwell on it. Be proactive – put your attention on what you need to do to bring the situation to a positive result.” – Rodolfo Costa

377. “Yes I am weird, weird is good. Normal is overrated.” – Mad-D

378. “Remember how far you’ve come, and you won’t have to rely on a destiny for your future. It will come on your own.” – Shannon A. Thompson

379. “Only in the world of mathematics do two negatives multiply into a positive.” – Abby Morel

380. “You can’t always control circumstances. However, you can always control your attitude, approach, and response. Your options are to complain or to look ahead and figure out how to make the situation better.” – Tony Dungy

381. “But what I wanted back had never really been there. He was a temporary illusion, a mirage of water after walking in the desert. I had made him up. And he could have killed me. You’ve got to stop the ride sometimes. Stop it and get off.” – Deb Caletti

382. “Easily mistaken, it is not about a love for adversity, it is about knowing a strength and a faith so great that adversity, in all its adverse manifestations, hardly even exists.” – Criss Jami

383. “Attitude is everything.” – Diane Von Furstenberg

384. “Diversity of character is due to the unequal time given to values. Only through each other will we see the importance of the qualities we lack and our unfinished soul’s potential.” – Shannon L. Alder

385. “Your attitude determines how you experience the world.” – Sanaya Roman

386. “Life is a mystery to be lived not a problem to be solved.” – Clive Ollies

387. “The key to every man is his thought. Sturdy and defying though he look, he has a helm which he obeys, which is the idea after which all his facts are classified. He can only be reformed by showing him a new idea which commands his own.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

388. “Focus on an ocean of positives, not a puddle of negatives.” – Kevin Ansbro

389. “Even after the stormiest weather, a true warrior will still reflect the brilliant rays of the magnificent sun through both his or her eyes. You may get hit by sudden lighting or take severe beatings from the cruel wind, but you will always get back up and stand strong on your feet again, soak in the sunlight, and be prepared to get hit by even the most merciless hail – time and time again.” – Suzy Kassem

390. “I don’t really care if people forget me. My legacy wasn’t about me. It was about everything I could do for another. When that sinks in…well you try a little harder. You dream a little broader. Your heart stretches a little farther and you find that you can’t go back to the same place and make it fit. You become a person of ideas and seek out your own kind. And then it happens: One day you discover that staying the same is scary and changing has become your new home.” – Shannon L. Alder

391. “Act as if it was, and it will be.” – Lailah Gifty Akita

392. “… the pleasantness of an employment does not always evince its propriety.” – Jane Austen

393. “Every problem has a gift for you in its hands” (Richard Bach). And if not every problem, then just about every one. Even spectacular sunsets are not possible without cloudy skies. Troubles bring a gift for those who choose to look. And since I can’t avoid my problems, why waste them? I should look for the gift. My life will be far, far richer for finding it.” – Steve Goodier

394. “The only way you’re going to reach places you’ve never gone is if you trust God’s direction to do things you’ve never done.” – Germany Kent

395. “Change your attitude and you change your life. You cannot control what happens to you in your life, but you can always control how you respond to it. The way you choose to respond is a reflection of your attitude. By changing your attitude, you also change your perspective and change your life.” – Roy Bennett

396. “When you get to a certain age you find that other people’s opinions don’t really matter anymore, and you get kind of uncomfortable with your place in modern life.” – Noel Gallagher

397. “Elevate your inside game. A negative attitude is below the horizon…a place for lonesome hearts.” – T.F. Hodge

398. “Always try and be a better person than you were yesterday, cause we aren’t guaranteed tomorrow.” – Tina A. Morgan

399. “You do not win by struggling to the top of a caste system, you win by refusing to be trapped within one at all.” – Naomi Wolf

400. “When we are sure that we are on the right road there is no need to plan our journey too far ahead. No need to burden ourselves with doubts and fears as to the obstacles that may bar our progress. We cannot take more than one step at a time.” – Orison Swett Marden

401. “If all we had were roses, would the thorns then be beautiful?” – Kamand Kojouri

402. “Resilience is not what happens to you. It’s how you react to, respond to, and recover from what happens to you.” – Jeffrey Gitomer

403. “Quitting is never an option on the road to success. Find the way forward. If you have a positive mindset and are willing to persevere, there is little that is beyond your reach. The attitude of being ready to work even in the face of challenges and despite odds is what will make all the difference in your life.” – Roopleen

404. “The only walls that exist are those you have placed in your mind. And whatever obstacles you conceive, exist only because you have forgotten what you have already achieved.” – Suzy Kassem

405. “Life is short only if you are not living your purpose.” – T.F. Hodge

406. “A sincere attitude of gratitude is a beatitude for secured altitudes. Appreciate what you have been given and you will be promoted higher.” – Israelmore Ayivor

407. “To recognize that the greatest error is not to have tried and failed, but that in trying, we did not give it our best effort.” – Gene Kranz

408. “If something bad smells in the basement, it will eventually make its way to the attic.” – Anthony Liccione

409. “Someone may have all the technical knowledge, scientific intellect and business know-how but when he/she decides to choose laziness, excuses, procrastination, complaining and other bad attitudes, his/her relevance is meaningless.” – Israelmore Ayivor

410. “I don’t have your way with words “Sin said. “So I’m just going to go with a quick response.” – Sarah Rees Brennan

411. “I try to maintain a positive attitude at all times, because clients notice little things like that, and if you’re frowning and crying all the time and saying “why? why?”, they get worried.” – John Swartzwelder

412. “If the Creator stood before a million men with the light of a million lamps, only a few would truly see him because truth is already alive in their hearts. Truth can only be seen by those with truth in them. He who does not have Truth in his heart, will always be blind to it.” – Suzy Kassem

413. “Believe in yourself. Under-confidence leads to a self-fulfilling prophecy that you are not good enough for your work.” – Dr Roopleen

414. “Take time daily to reflect on how much you have. It may not be all that you want but remember someone somewhere is dreaming to have what you have.” – Germany Kent

415. “Yes? No? It doesn’t matter. In America, “Qualification” is simply an attitude. I’ve adopted it. So, yes. I am qualified.” – Eugene Mirman

416. “If you don’t like the solution, change the problem.” – Criss Jami

417. “She says she glories in being abandoned.” – J.M. Barrie

418. “Discovering while doing is natural…  But doing immediately after discovering is the attitude of winners!” – Sujit Lalwani

419. “Losers sulk; posers talk; winners walk – choose wisely.” – Orrin Woodward

420. “Happy endings happen every day. We share our generosity, peace, compassion, kindness, respect, timeless love and joy with our love ones, friends and others.” – Angelica Hopes

421. “Vengeance is mine, sayeth the Lord, but sometimes it’s hard not to get a jump on it yourself.” – Robin Brande

422. “How you treat the one reveals how you regard the many, because everyone is ultimately a one.” – Stephen R. Covey

423. “Don’t build roadblocks out of assumptions.” – Lorii Myers

424. “To turn your dreams into reality, all your resources, efforts and concentration should be aligned in the same direction.” – Dr Roopleen

425. “H is for Habit, winners make a habit of doing the things losers don’t want to do.” – Lucas Remmerswaal

426. “Every morning we wake up with the same choice: What will my attitude be today? Ask yourself that without fail. Decide that no matter what the day brings, your attitude will include three elements: an awareness of how far you’ve come, gratitude for where you are, and determination to keep moving in the right direction.” – Toni Sorenson

427. “… because I was only eleven years old, I was wrapped in the best cloak of invisibility in the world.” – Alan Bradley

428. “If the fire in your heart is strong enough, it will burn away any obstacles that come your way.” – Suzy Kassem

429. “The most powerful control we can ever attain, is to be in control of ourselves.” – Chris Page

430. “If life throws you a few bad notes or vibrations, don’t let them interrupt or alter your song.” – Suzy Kassem

431. “A loving person lives in a loving world. A hostile person lives in a hostile world: everyone you meet is your mirror.” – Ken Keyes Jr.

432. “You can’t do passion halfway. Living your passion means you’re all in. You trust your heart and trust your gut wherever that takes you.” – Joe Plumeri

433. “Puh-lease… Team leather and cocks isn’t always right.” – Bink Cummings

434. “Pure happiness and peace are at their peak when your body is in harmony with itself.” – Asa Don Brown

435. “Stone walls do not a prison make, Nor iron bars a cage.” – Richard Lovelace

436. “He had a come-and-get-me-baby-I’m-pure-trouble-and-you’re-gonna-love-it kind of attitude.” – Karen Marie Moning

437. “Beauty is in the heart of the beholder.” – Suzy Kassem

438. “Formal education and current position can define your worthiness. What makes you extraordinary is defined by your attitude towards others.” – Ashish Patel

439. “Can you be serious for two words?” “Not without effort.” – Steven Brust

440. “Of all the things you wear, your expression is the most important.” – Janet Lane

441. “Energy doesn’t lie. Keep sensing it, trusting it, letting it liberate you.” – Judith Orloff

442. “Your appearance, attitude, and confidence define you as a person. A professional, well-dressed golfer, like a businessperson, gives the impression that he thinks that the golf course and/or workplace and the people there are important.” – Lorii Myers

443. “Always ignore hateful attitude and rude behavior of the people. They are powerless without your response.” – Bushra Zarrar Rana

444. “Your most important “want” should be the one you can control!” – Shannon L. Alder

445. “Every little trifle, for some reason, does seem incalculably important today, and when you say of a thing that ‘nothing hangs on it,’ it sounds like blasphemy. There’s never any knowing – (how am I to put it?) – which of our actions, which of our idlenesses won’t have things hanging on it for ever.” – E.M. Forster

446. “Don’t pray for better days, pray for a better attitude to withstand uncertain days.” – Mac Duke The Strategist

447. “No one can know your strength and weakness better than yourself.” – Rahul Kumar Tilwani

448. “All great people had experienced dark times and moments of doubt but they find inner strength to overcome these difficulties. Persistent determination and enthusiasm fuel the hope within their spirit to press forward for the ultimate aim of achieving the goals they have set for themselves.” – Lailah Gifty Akita

449. “You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control the way you think about all the events. You always have a choice. You can choose to face them with a positive mental attitude.” – Roy Bennett

450. “Self-affirm – build yourself up with honest and genuine praise.” – Lorii Myers

451. “Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal. Nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong attitude.” – Thomas Jefferson

452. “Possible is more a matter of attitude, A matter of decision, to choose Among the impossible possibilities, When one sound opportunity Becomes a possible solution.” – Dejan Stojanovic

453. “Every day, you get the opportunity to change your life. Change what you do not want. Change what makes you unhappy.” – Rodolfo Costa

454. “Just do it! First you make your habits, then your habits make you!” – Lucas Remmerswaal

455. “We are told we must choose – the old or the new. In fact, we must choose both. What is a life if not a series of negotiations between the old and the new?” – Susan Sontag

456. “When it comes to world news, attitude is what marks the distinction between justice and vengeance. Justice is pure, but vengeance brings more ruin.” – Criss Jami

457. “Desire is the key to motivation. It is the key to develop a healthy personality and a positive attitude towards oneself and others.” – Dr. Amit Abraham

458. “The more you take responsibility for your attitudes, the more you can adjust yourself in a forward thinking manner.” – Deborah Day

459. “We just wanna be the happy bums that we are. That’s all.” – Mike Patton

460. “While I wholeheartedly believe in choosing to approach every challenge with a great attitude, I don’t mean that we should abandon authenticity and live in fantasyland.” – Swindoll Charles R.

461. “Each day brings new opportunities, allowing you to constantly live with love – be there for others – bring a little light into someone’s day. Be grateful and live each day to the fullest.” – Roy Bennett

462. “Poverty is not a circumstance, it’s an attitude.” – Rita Gonzalez

463. “Man’s rise or fall, success or failure, happiness or unhappiness depends on his attitude… a man’s attitude will create the situation he imagines.” – James Lane Allen

464. “Let your confidence reflect your contentedness.” – Criss Jami

465. “Happiness depends on your mindset and attitude. Happiness is in your mind, not in the circumstance.” – Roy Bennett

466. “Transformations are a part of life. We are constantly being changed by things changing around us. Nobody can control that. Nobody can control the environment, the economy, luck, or the moods of others. Compositions change. Positions change. Dispositions change. Experiences change. Opportunities and attitudes change. You will change.” – Suzy Kassem

467. “The right attitude is everything!” – Lorii Myers

468. “Coercing attitude drains your strength.” – Toba Beta

469. “You have a responsibility to act for others when you’re the only person in a position to do so. It’s how you handle it that separates the great from the mediocre.” – Wilbert Rideau

470. “I kept trying to talk myself out of my second thoughts when they were trying to help me. My advice? When it comes to relationships, second thoughts should be promoted.” – Deb Caletti

471. “With positive attitude, you can graciously overcome every adversity.” – Lailah Gifty Akita

472. “The key is the ability, whether innate or conditioned, to find the other side of the rote, the picayune, the meaningless, the repetitive, the pointlessly complex. To be, in a word, unborable … If you are immune to boredom, there is literally nothing you cannot accomplish.” – David Foster Wallace

473. “Here’s how man thinks: “If no one’s done it, why should I try? It’s a waste of time; but if he’s done it, I can do it better.” – Nabil N. Jamal

474. “In the end, life is about collecting experiences and looking for the lesson and blessing in each one. Yet we are never to carry these experiences on our backs, only in our hearts. One will hold us back, while the other will keep us moving forward.” – Suzy Kassem

475. “Your comfort zone is a place where you keep yourself in a self-illusion and nothing can grow there but your potentiality can grow only when you can think and grow out of that zone.” – Rashedur Ryan Rahman

476. “Everything about him was old except his eyes and they were the same color as the sea and were cheerful and undefeated.” – Ernest Hemingway

477. “Your mind can be your enemy or friend. If you always follow your heart, your mind will feel neglected. If you follow only your mind, your heart will never forgive you. Never ignore your conscience, yet always be conscious of reason. Make your heart and mind friends and you will have peace of mind throughout life’s seasons.” – Suzy Kassem

478. “A positive attitude from you tends to produce a positive attitude toward you.” – Deborah Day

479. “Shame and blame should have no place in our body, mind, or spirit.” – Asa Don Brown

480. “Our perceptions are influenced by our surroundings.” – Asa Don Brown

481. “Stay open to opportunity – you never know where your next important connection will be made.” – Nicholas Boothman

482. “As so many commitments demand your time Or your shut-eye important be, Your attraction to me must in some way lack, Such a pity to spend time on thee.” – Charlotte M. Liebel

483. “I is for Integrity, be honest with yourself and others.” – Lucas Remmerswaal

484. “S is for SCARY! Fear is driven out by action! Bad habits are overcome by good habits.” – Lucas Remmerswaal

485. “Real change requires you to change your behavior – not just your attitude.” – Phil Stutz

486. “Think outside the square. Think for yourself, don’t just follow the herd. Think multidisciplinary! Problems by definition, cross many academic disciplines.” – Lucas Remmerswaal

487. “Warren Buffett chuckled and said to me “I hope it’s not my bad habits” Good Habits once established are just as hard to break as bad habits and bad habits are easier to abandon today than tomorrow. So what are you going to do about it?” – Lucas Remmerswaal

488. “The taste of your life depends on the spices you used to brew it. Add laziness to it and it becomes bitter as the bile; put a cube of good attitudes into it and you will lick your lips more and more due to its sweet taste.” – Israelmore Ayivor

489. “Always be truthful and you will have fewer visits from regret, guilt or fear.” – Suzy Kassem

490. “Things are always terrible for some people. The question is the ratio of the palpable hurt to the general session of life in an era.” – Maureen N. McLane

491. “The mistakes we regret the most are the ones we were too scared to make.” – Ollie Slaney

492. “In politics, Bugs Bunny always beats Daffy Duck. Daffy’s always going berserk, jumping up and down, yelling. Bugs’s got that sly smile, like he always knows what’s up, like nothing can ruffle him.” – Jeff Greenfield

493. “Z is for Zany! Master the Zany habit of thinking backwards. it will help you become a really great thinker!” – Lucas Remmerswaal

494. “The author refers to a player’s affected nonchalance and comments he is, “too young to realize you are what you pretend to be.” – Michael Lewis

495. “X is for X-mas Concentrate your energies, your thoughts and your capital. Put all your eggs in one basket and then watch that basket, then all your Christmases can come at once!” – Lucas Remmerswaal

496. “To the wise, peace of mind is the result of being fine with how things are; to the foolish, the result of things being fine.” – Mokokoma Mokhonoana

497. “Time’s precious, waste it wisely.” – Kayser U

498. “I meant to be nice, but there were so many other options.” – Unknown

499. “Don’t want to do a thing, Ran, do we, from now and on till evermore.” – Eudora Welty

500. “We’re all blessed and we’re all blighted, Chief Inspector,” said Finney. “Everyday each of us does our sums. The question is, what do we count?” – Louise Penny