Love yourself. It is important to stay positive because beauty comes from the inside out.
– Jenn Proske
Work hard, stay positive, and get up early. It’s the best part of the day.
– George Allen, Sr.
Did I offer peace today? Did I bring a smile to someone’s face? Did I say words of healing? Did I let go of my anger and resentment? Did I forgive? Did I love? These are the real questions. I must trust that the little bit of love that I sow now will bear many fruits, here in this world and the life to come.
– Henri Nouwen
Talking is always positive. That’s why I talk too much.
– Louis C. K.
Be positive and laugh at everything.
– Alexandra Roach
When the negative thoughts come – and they will; they come to all of us – it’s not enough to just not dwell on it… You’ve got to replace it with a positive thought.
– Joel Osteen
It’s a wonderful thing to be optimistic. It keeps you healthy and it keeps you resilient.
– Daniel Kahneman
A strong, positive self-image is the best possible preparation for success.
– Joyce Brothers
I think working hard at anything when you’re young and getting positive results, it’s always an incredible feeling to see that.
– Jessica Springsteen
Negative freedom is freedom from – freedom from oppression, whether it’s a colonial power or addiction to alcohol oppressing you. You need to be freed from negative freedom. Positive freedom is freedom for, freedom to be. And that’s what’s routinely ignored today.
– Os Guinness
Take your mind off the problems for a moment, and focus on the positive possibilities. Consider how very much you are able to do.
– Ralph Marston
The learner always begins by finding fault, but the scholar sees the positive merit in everything.
– Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
Confidence isn’t optimism or pessimism, and it’s not a character attribute. It’s the expectation of a positive outcome.
– Rosabeth Moss Kanter
Getting sober just exploded my life. Now I have a much clearer sense of myself and what I can and can’t do. I am more successful than I have ever been. I feel very positive where I never did before, and I think that’s all a direct result of getting sober.
– Jamie Lee Curtis
It was a very emotional dinner… Everyone shared personal stories about her and gave her words of encouragement and inspiration. Everyone tried to remain positive.
– Lil’ Kim
Adopting a really positive attitude can work wonders to adding years to your life, a spring to your step, a sparkle to your eye, and all of that.
– Christie Brinkley
Being positive is like going up a mountain. Being negative is like sliding down a hill. A lot of times, people want to take the easy way out, because it’s basically what they’ve understood throughout their lives.
– Chuck D
Your positive action combined with positive thinking results in success.
– Shiv Khera
You hear certain things, negative things, all the time that aren’t true, but you never hear about the positive.
– Floyd Mayweather, Jr.
I had many teachers that were great, positive role models and taught me to be a good person and stand up and be a good man. A lot of the principals they taught me still affect how I act sometimes and it’s 30 years later.
– Kevin James
Education should learn from the positive side of gaming – reward, accomplishment, and fun.
– Sebastian Thrun
I was very pleased that the positive things about me and my game outshone the aggressive style of play I use. I would never tone that down, because I believe in that style of play, and I believe that you can play rough on the court and still be a good sport.
– Sue Wicks
Live life to the fullest, and focus on the positive.
– Matt Cameron
You need to be able to manage stress because hard times will come, and a positive outlook is what gets you through.
– Marie Osmond
I believe if you keep your faith, you keep your trust, you keep the right attitude, if you’re grateful, you’ll see God open up new doors.
– Joel Osteen
I’m all about your mindset, being focused, staying positive, being optimistic, and knowing that these are all aspects of my life that I love and enjoy.
– Kyla Pratt
When you think positive, good things happen.
– Matt Kemp
Every day brings new choices.
– Martha Beck
Adopting the right attitude can convert a negative stress into a positive one.
– Hans Selye
Always go into meetings or negotiations with a positive attitude. Tell yourself you’re going to make this the best deal for all parties.
– Natalie Massenet
I always have a positive reaction to Times Square – you’ve got so many people passing through here, so many cultures, and so many people merging into the central community of New York City. This is the hub of America.
– Dhani Jones
A positive attitude causes a chain reaction of positive thoughts, events and outcomes. It is a catalyst and it sparks extraordinary results.
– Wade Boggs
I’m living on this positive mind frame where I’m only attracting positive things. I’m controlling my energy, I’m eating right, I’m meditating, I’m in the gym, I’m doing all this stuff I’m supposed to be doing. I’m past that young, immature way of thinking. I just want to be great.
– Shameik Moore
Positive, healthy, loving relationships in your twenties… I don’t know if anyone would disagree with it: I think they’re the exception, not the norm. People are either playing house really aggressively because they’re scared of what an uncertain time it is, or they’re avoiding commitment altogether.
– Lena Dunham
Winning is fun, but those moments that you can touch someone’s life in a very positive way are better.
– Tim Howard
A positive attitude can really make dreams come true – it did for me.
– David Bailey
You are the sum total of everything you’ve ever seen, heard, eaten, smelled, been told, forgot – it’s all there. Everything influences each of us, and because of that I try to make sure that my experiences are positive.
– Maya Angelou
Resist your fear; fear will never lead to you a positive end. Go for your faith and what you believe.
– T. D. Jakes
Stay positive and happy. Work hard and don’t give up hope. Be open to criticism and keep learning. Surround yourself with happy, warm and genuine people.
– Tena Desae
Work hard for what you want because it won’t come to you without a fight. You have to be strong and courageous and know that you can do anything you put your mind to. If somebody puts you down or criticizes you, just keep on believing in yourself and turn it into something positive.
– Leah LaBelle
My dear friend, clear your mind of cant.
– Samuel Johnson
I just believe in the goodwill of people, the power of people to do something positive.
– Eddie Izzard
No matter what you’re going through, there’s a light at the end of the tunnel and it may seem hard to get to it but you can do it and just keep working towards it and you’ll find the positive side of things.
– Demi Lovato
I truly believe in positive synergy, that your positive mindset gives you a more hopeful outlook, and belief that you can do something great means you will do something great.
– Russell Wilson
The science of psychology has been far more successful on the negative than on the positive side… It has revealed to us much about man’s shortcomings, his illnesses, his sins, but little about his potentialities, his virtues, his achievable aspirations, or his psychological health.
– Abraham Maslow
Having a positive mental attitude is asking how something can be done rather than saying it can’t be done.
– Bo Bennett
I think anything is possible if you have the mindset and the will and desire to do it and put the time in.
– Roger Clemens
When push comes to shove, it ain’t the science that’s going to lift you up – it’s the belief, the spiritual side of life, that’s going to lift you up, no matter what religion you are.
– Kirstie Alley
Freedom of religion is a principle that is central to our Nation’s Declaration of Independence. Congress has taken this positive step to protect our freedom to express allegiance to America’s flag and the ideals it represents.
– Ron Lewis
Even when bad things happen you have to try to use those bad things in a positive manner and really just take the positive out of it.
– Natalie du Toit
Gay culture is surviving and thriving. Some activists believe the recent rise in homophobic violence might be a gauge of the success of positive gay images.
– Lance Loud
I did this role in Life Goes On as an HIV positive character and so emotionally that was the most challenging.
– Chad Lowe
In times of great stress or adversity, it’s always best to keep busy, to plow your anger and your energy into something positive.
– Lee Iacocca
Satisfaction consists in freedom from pain, which is the positive element of life.
– Arthur Schopenhauer
I try to make the good days great and take something positive from the days I’m not feeling good – work on technique or something like that.
– Katie Ledecky