Every day may not be good, but there's something
good in every day. ~Author Unknown
A person who has good thoughts cannot ever be ugly. You can have a
wonky nose and a crooked mouth and a double chin and stick-out
teeth, but if you have good thoughts they will shine out of your face like
sunbeams and you will always look lovely. ~Roald Dahl
Oh, my friend, it's not what they take away from you that
counts. It's what you do with what you have left.
If you don't like something change it; if you can't change it,
change the way you think about it. ~Mary Engelbreit
Just because you're miserable doesn't mean you
can't enjoy your life. ~Annette Goodheart
To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to
remember it. ~Confucius
What is possible? What you will!!!
~Augustus William Hare and Julius Charles Hare, Guesses at Truth, by Two Brothers, 1827
Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back
and realize they were the big things. ~Robert Brault
No life is so hard that you can't make it easier
by the way you take it. ~Ellen Glasgow
We cannot direct the wind but we can adjust the
sails. ~Author Unknown
I discovered I always have choices and sometimes
it's only a choice of attitude.
If you have the will to win, you have achieved half your success; if
you don't, you have achieved half your failure. ~David Ambrose
Very often a change of self is needed more than a
change of scene. ~Arthur Christopher Benson
Why not learn to enjoy the little things - there are so
many of them. ~Author Unknown
Nothing is interesting if you're not interested.
Those who wish to sing, always find a song.
Excellence is not a skill. It is an attitude.
Having a positive mental attitude is asking how something can
be done rather than saying it can't be done. - Bo Bennette
You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your
attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be
mastering change rather than allowing it to master you. - Brian Tracy
Your living is determined not so much by what life brings to you as by the
attitude you bring to life; not so much by what happens to you as by the
way your mind looks at what happens. - kahlil Gibran
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
“A positive attitude may not solve every problem but it makes solving
any problem a more pleasant experience.” - Grant Fairley
It is our attitude at the beginning of a difficult undertaking
which, more than anything else, will determine its successful
outcome. - William James
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. -Thomas Jefferson
It isn't the things that happen to us in our lives that cause us
to suffer, it's how we relate to the things that happen to us
that causes us to suffer. - Pema Chodron
If you don't like something, change it. If you can't
change it, change your attitude. - Maya Angelou
There are really only two dimensions to the concept of attitude -- you
either behave as though you are a victim of circumstance, or you take
full responsibility for your situation. - Richard Rudd
The basic thing is that everyone wants happiness, no one
wants suffering. And happiness mainly comes from our own
attitude, rather than from external factors. If your own mental
attitude is correct, even if you remain in a hostile atmosphere,
you feel happy. - Tenzin Gyatso, 14th Dalai Lama
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but
often we look so long at the closed door that we do not
see the one which has been opened for us. - Helen Keller
In order to develop a good attitude, take charge first thing in
the morning. Do you say, "Good morning, Lord" or "Good
It is your attitude at the beginning of a task more than
anything else that will determine your success or failure.
It is your attitude towards life that will determine life's
attitude towards you. Despite many people's belief to
the contrary, life plays no favorites.
You control your attitude. If you are negative it is
because you have decided to be negative and
not because of other people or circumstances.
Act as if you have a good attitude. Remember actions
trigger feelings just as feelings trigger actions.
Attitudes are based on assumptions. In order to change
attitudes one must first change one's assumptions.
Develop the attitude that there are more reasons why
you should succeed than reasons why you should fail.
Before a person can achieve the kind of results he wants, he must first
become that person. He must then think, walk, talk, act and conduct
himself in all of his affairs, as would the person he wishes to become.
Treat everybody as the most important
person in the world.
When you are faced with a problem, adopt the
attitude that you can and will solve it.
We become what we think about. Control your thoughts and
you will control your life.
Radiate the attitude of confidence, of well being, of a
person who knows where he is going. You will then find
good things happening to you right away.