Positive Quotes

Positive Quotes, Sayings & Quotations

Part 1. Best positive quotes ever

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It's not about where you end up, or how you got there, it's about where you're going next. Steve Jobs, businessman

You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty. Mahatma Gandhi, leader

Smile at strangers and you just might change a life. Steve Maraboli, speaker

Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not. Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

It takes but one positive thought when given a chance to survive and thrive to overpower an entire army of negative thoughts. Robert H. Schuller, clergyman

Choosing to be positive and having a grateful attitude is going to determine how you're going to live your life. Joel Osteen, clergyman

Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world straight in the face. Helen Keller, author

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

He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own. Confucius, philosopher

The more you talk about negative things in your life, the more you call them in. Speak victory not defeat. Joel Osteen, clergyman

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We were built to overlearn from negative experiences, but underlearn from positive ones. Rick Hanson,

If you carry joy in your heart, you can heal any moment. Carlos Santana, musician

Keep your face to the sunshine and you can never see the shadow. Helen Keller, author

Life changes very quickly, in a very positive way, if you let it. Lindsey Vonn, ski racer

To create more positive results in your life, replace 'if only' with 'next time'. Author Unknown,

All the technology in the world will never replace a positive attitude. Harvey Mackay,

One small positive thought in the morning can change your whole day. Joubert Botha,

Love yourself. It is important to stay positive because beauty comes from the inside out. Jenn Proske,

A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort. Herm Albright,

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

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negative quotes

Positive quotes that can be negative.

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It takes but one positive thought when given a chance to survive and thrive to overpower an entire army of negative thoughts. Robert H. Schuller, clergyman

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

The more you talk about negative things in your life, the more you call them in. Speak victory not defeat. Joel Osteen, clergyman

Negative people need drama like oxygen! Stay positive! It'll take their breath away! Tony Gaskins, speaker

People deal too much with the negative, with what is wrong. Why not try and see positive things, to just touch those things and make them bloom? Nhat Hanh, activist

Every positive value has its price in negative terms... the genius of Einstein leads to Hiroshima. Pablo Picasso, painter

Delete the negative; accentuate the positive! Donna Karan, designer

You should tell yourself frequently 'I will only react to constructive suggestions.' This gives you positive ammunition against your own negative thoughts and those of others. Jane Roberts, author

There must be a positive and negative in everything in the universe in order to complete a circuit or circle, without which there would be no activity, no motion. John McDonald, leader

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

You can't live a positive life with a negative mind and if you have a positive outcome you have a positive income and just to have more positivity and just to kind of laugh it off. Miley Cyrus, musician

We made happy sounds because we were upset... just trying to make a positive situation out of a negative one. Ian Williams, musician

Kant introduced the concept of the negative into philosophy. Would it not also be worthwhile to try to introduce the concept of the positive into philosophy? Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel, poet

Sometimes the most positive thing you can be in a boring society is absolutely negative. Johnny Rotten, musician

It's amazing how a competitive nature can turn a negative into something positive. Barry Mann, musician

I've been looking at companies that are on a positive path vs. a negative path and I've come to use the language of sports, winning streaks and losing streaks. Rosabeth Moss Kanter, businesswoman

I don't personally try to balance my work because I operate under the assumption that anyone reading or watching my stuff isn't having a particularly balanced day anyway. But negative attitudes just amuse me more than positive ones. Lev Yilmaz, artist

We tend to think of politics as bad, full of dirty tricks, negative ads, big campaigns, but I am here to explore the original meaning of politics, which is positive and has to do with balancing competing interests and looking for solutions. Eric Liu, writer

People look up to me as somebody who is able to switch the image of our country from negative to positive. Novak Djokovic, athlete

In our music, in our everyday life, there are so many negative things. Why not have something positive and stamp it with blackness? Jamie Foxx, actor

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strong quotes

Positive quotes to make you stronger.

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A strong, positive self-image is the best possible preparation for success. Joyce Brothers, psychologist

A strong positive mental attitude will create more miracles than any wonder drug. Patricia Neal, actress

I am delighted with the strong vote I have received. My message of positive leadership, patriotism and commitment clearly was resonating with tens of thousands of ordinary Irish people. Michael D. Higgins, politician

Growing up with three older brothers and being the youngest and the only girl, my mom always made me tough. She's taught me over the years how to be a strong, independent woman, how to carry yourself in a positive way and anything that my brothers can do, I can do. Diana Lopez, athlete

I've realized the extraordinary power of sports to heal, unite and inspire. I believe the Olympics will serve as the ultimate platform to provide positive changes and I hope to inspire all of Japan through my strong showing there. Kohei Uchimura, athlete

If Ralph Nader runs, President Bush is going to be re-elected, and if Ralph Nader doesn't run, President Bush is going to be re-elected. We're going to run on the president's strong and principled leadership and his positive agenda for a second term. Ed Gillespie, politician

Moreover, behind this vague tendency to treat religion as a side issue in modern life, there exists a strong body of opinion that is actively hostile to Christianity and that regards the destruction of positive religion as absolutely necessary to the advance of modern culture. Christopher Dawson, writer

The large ensemble cast and the fact that it was being shot in New York, combined with a lot of strong positive images as far as African Americans are concerned, really turned me on to The Best Man. Taye Diggs, actor

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important quotes

Some of the most imporant positive quotes.

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I took some me time. I think that's a really important thing to do for yourself, especially in this business. And now I feel like I'm in a really good, positive place in my life. Ashlee Simpson, musician

I think fitness is important. I think a healthy lifestyle is important. I think putting positive energy out there is important and just staying connected with the people. LL Cool J, musician

People have to remain positive and believe in those dreams. It's really important. Kirsty Coventry, athlete

We expect all our businesses to have a positive impact on our top and bottom lines. Profitability is very important to us or we wouldn't be in this business. Jeff Bezos, businessman

We don't have enough support for maternal leave and the kinds of things that some of the European countries do. So we still make it hard on women to go into the work force and feel that they can be good at work but then doing the most important job, which is raising your children in a responsible and positive way. Hillary Clinton, politician

We believe that it is very important that we have hopefully averted what would have been the most substantial headwind of all, which is a default for the first time in our history, and that that will contribute to a more positive environment that we hope will allow for greater growth and job creation. Jay Carney, public servant

When you think about the day-to-day, positive impact on the lives of U.S. citizens, there is no relationship that we have in the world that is more important than our relationship with Canada. Paul Cellucci, politician

Players should know that if you can't make the contribution of the winning shot, that your attitude every day when you come to practice, or the positive contribution you make through cheering and keeping up team morale, is just as important in the overall picture. Sue Wicks, athlete

Love yourself. It is important to stay positive because beauty comes from the inside out. Jenn Proske,

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Quotes about life

Positive quotes to make your life better and more successful.

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Smile at strangers and you just might change a life. Steve Maraboli, speaker

Choosing to be positive and having a grateful attitude is going to determine how you're going to live your life. Joel Osteen, clergyman

The more you talk about negative things in your life, the more you call them in. Speak victory not defeat. Joel Osteen, clergyman

Life changes very quickly, in a very positive way, if you let it. Lindsey Vonn, ski racer

A positive attitude opens the door to positive opportunities, which leads to a positive life. Joel Benjamin, chess grandmaster

I took some me time. I think that's a really important thing to do for yourself, especially in this business. And now I feel like I'm in a really good, positive place in my life. Ashlee Simpson, musician

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

You can't live a positive life with a negative mind and if you have a positive outcome you have a positive income and just to have more positivity and just to kind of laugh it off. Miley Cyrus, musician

Most of the luxuries and many of the so-called comforts of life are not only not indispensable, but positive hindrances to the elevation of mankind. Henry David Thoreau, author

A year or so ago I went through all the people in my life and asked myself: does this person inspire me, genuinely love me and support me unconditionally? I wanted nothing but positive influences in my life. Mena Suvari, actress

All the legal action I've taken against newspapers has had a massively positive effect on my life and achieved exactly what I wanted, which is privacy and non-harassment. Sienna Miller, actress

My stance has always been that there's no place in our sport for drug users. I've always said it's a ban for life if you come up positive. I stand by that. Maurice Greene, athlete

Does not the very word 'creative' mean to build, to initiate, to give out, to act - rather than to be acted upon, to be subjective? Living photography is positive in its approach, it sings a song of life - not death. Berenice Abbott, photographer

In our music, in our everyday life, there are so many negative things. Why not have something positive and stamp it with blackness? Jamie Foxx, actor

The two things I was positive about in life were that I was going to be a teacher at a boarding school or an operative with the CIA posted abroad. I could write a book about all the things I was sure about. Tucker Carlson, journalist

Black Consciousness is an attitude of the mind and a way of life, the most positive call to emanate from the black world for a long time. Steven Biko, activist

I wished to go completely outside and to make a symbolic start for my enterprise of regenerating the life of humankind within the body of society and to prepare a positive future in this context. Joseph Beuys, artist

I did this role in Life Goes On as an HIV positive character and so emotionally that was the most challenging. Chad Lowe, actor

Music and songs are written at different periods of time, at different times in your life. They reflect the feelings you have and to be honest, I quite like having positive emotions. Scott Ian, musician

Moreover, behind this vague tendency to treat religion as a side issue in modern life, there exists a strong body of opinion that is actively hostile to Christianity and that regards the destruction of positive religion as absolutely necessary to the advance of modern culture. Christopher Dawson, writer

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Quotes about attitude

Quotes about positive attitude.

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Choosing to be positive and having a grateful attitude is going to determine how you're going to live your life. Joel Osteen, clergyman

An attitude of positive expectation is the mark of the superior personality. Brian Tracy, author

Chaotic people often have chaotic lives, and I think they create that. But if you try and have an inner peace and a positive attitude, I think you attract that. Imelda Staunton, actress

A positive attitude is something everyone can work on, and everyone can learn how to employ it. Joan Lunden, celebrity

I think a lot of times we don't pay enough attention to people with a positive attitude because we assume they are naive or stupid or unschooled. Amy Adams, actress

Having a positive mental attitude is asking how something can be done rather than saying it can't be done. Bo Bennett, entrepreneur

A strong positive mental attitude will create more miracles than any wonder drug. Patricia Neal, actress

A positive attitude opens the door to positive opportunities, which leads to a positive life. Joel Benjamin, chess grandmaster

A positive attitude can really make dreams come true - it did for me. David Bailey, photographer

I have played on many teams throughout my career, and I know when a team has the tools, and the right positive attitude towards winning. Boomer Esiason, athlete

Most of us start out with a positive attitude and a plan to do our best. Marilu Henner, actress

A positive attitude is not going to save you. What it's going to do is, everyday, between now and the day you die, whether that's a short time from now or a long time from now, that every day, you're going to actually live. Elizabeth Edwards, lawyer

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, businessman

Like success, failure is many things to many people. With Positive Mental Attitude, failure is a learning experience, a rung on the ladder, a plateau at which to get your thoughts in order and prepare to try again. W. Clement Stone, businessman

Black Consciousness is an attitude of the mind and a way of life, the most positive call to emanate from the black world for a long time. Steven Biko, activist

I think that generally music should be a positive thing, I like Bob Marley's attitude: he said that his goal in life was to single handedly fight all the evil in the world with nothing but music, and when he went to a place he didn't go to play, he went to conquer. Jon Fishman, musician

The characteristic political attitude of today is not one of positive belief, but of despair. Herbert Read, poet

Players should know that if you can't make the contribution of the winning shot, that your attitude every day when you come to practice, or the positive contribution you make through cheering and keeping up team morale, is just as important in the overall picture. Sue Wicks, athlete

A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort. Herm Albright,

All the technology in the world will never replace a positive attitude. Harvey Mackay,

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Quotes about believe

Best quotes about believing in positivity and positive things.

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I believe that you should gravitate to people who are doing productive and positive things with their lives. Nadia Comaneci, athlete

I believe that when you work on yourself, you are attracted by different, more positive beings. Isabelle Adjani, actress

I'm a very driven, ambitious, positive person. But I'm a spiritual person as well. I believe in creative visualization. So for me to go to America - which I find such a positive place - well, I took to it like a duck to water. Victoria Beckham, musician

People have to remain positive and believe in those dreams. It's really important. Kirsty Coventry, athlete

I believe that the profits will come from the quality of your creative products. Since the beginning, I've always wanted to develop a self-feeding circle of creative productions: the positive financial returns from one show would be used to develop and create a new show, and so on. Guy Laliberte, businessman

We believe that it is very important that we have hopefully averted what would have been the most substantial headwind of all, which is a default for the first time in our history, and that that will contribute to a more positive environment that we hope will allow for greater growth and job creation. Jay Carney, public servant

I've realized the extraordinary power of sports to heal, unite and inspire. I believe the Olympics will serve as the ultimate platform to provide positive changes and I hope to inspire all of Japan through my strong showing there. Kohei Uchimura, athlete

We work hard on the show. We really believe in the show. It's an enormous privilege to work on a show that has the power to touch people's lives in such a positive way. The fan mail and the e-mail certainly reflect that. Roma Downey, actress

The only way that we're going to feel secure in this country again and that we're going to feel good about ourselves is if we use these systems we've put into place to create positive change around the world. I really believe we can do that. John Perkins, economist

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, athlete

Her beauty didn't do her any good and she couldn't use it in any positive way or manipulative way. I just hope that people will look and see and believe in that hope of love, that hope of freedom, even if it was just for a limited time. Diane Kruger, model

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Quotes about Work

Positive quotes for work to be inspired and motivated.

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I believe that when you work on yourself, you are attracted by different, more positive beings. Isabelle Adjani, actress

A positive attitude is something everyone can work on, and everyone can learn how to employ it. Joan Lunden, celebrity

With everything that's thrown at you, whether it be problems at home, problems at work - whatever - basically, if you remain positive, you can see your way out of that. Sean Paul, musician

I'd try to channel my nervous energy in a positive way into strength and endurance. It didn't always work. Kristi Yamaguchi, athlete

We don't have enough support for maternal leave and the kinds of things that some of the European countries do. So we still make it hard on women to go into the work force and feel that they can be good at work but then doing the most important job, which is raising your children in a responsible and positive way. Hillary Clinton, politician

I don't personally try to balance my work because I operate under the assumption that anyone reading or watching my stuff isn't having a particularly balanced day anyway. But negative attitudes just amuse me more than positive ones. Lev Yilmaz, artist

I have a treadmill, and I work out with my trainer, Julie Diamond, as often as possible. She's so positive. Emily Deschanel, actress

We have been blessed with a healthy, growing economy, with more Americans going back to work, and with our Nation acting as a positive force for good in the world. Jim DeMint, politician

It gets kinda monotonous, but that's television. There are plus sides and down sides. The positive side is that you have steady work for nine months of the year for however many years your show is on TV,. Alexis Bledel, actress

An investigator starts research in a new field with faith, a foggy idea, and a few wild experiments. Eventually the interplay of negative and positive results guides the work. By the time the research is completed, he or she knows how it should have been started and conducted. Donald Cram, scientist

We work hard on the show. We really believe in the show. It's an enormous privilege to work on a show that has the power to touch people's lives in such a positive way. The fan mail and the e-mail certainly reflect that. Roma Downey, actress

I'm totally into new age and self-help books. I used to work in a bookstore and that's the section they gave me, and I got way into it. I just loved the power of positive thinking, letting yourself go. Jason Mraz, musician

When allowed to work its course, positive influence will dispel negativity as light dispels darkness. Daniel Evans, politician

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Quotes about Energy

Positive energy quotes to surrond yourself with good vibes.

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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, businessman

Instead of hating, I have chosen to forgive and spend all of my positive energy on changing the world. Camryn Manheim, actress

I think fitness is important. I think a healthy lifestyle is important. I think putting positive energy out there is important and just staying connected with the people. LL Cool J, musician

I'd try to channel my nervous energy in a positive way into strength and endurance. It didn't always work. Kristi Yamaguchi, athlete

You've done it before and you can do it now. See the positive possibilities. Redirect the substantial energy of your frustration and turn it into positive, effective, unstoppable determination. Ralph Marston, writer

Foods high in bad fats, sugar and chemicals are directly linked to many negative emotions, whereas whole, natural foods rich in nutrients - foods such as fruits, vegetables, grains and legumes - contribute to greater energy and positive emotions. Marilu Henner, actress

I feel blessed to be here representing our country and carrying out th research of scientists around the world... I hope you could feel the positive energy that beamed to the whole planet as we glided over. Laurel Clark, astronaut

I try to give positive energy in all my shows. Curtis Jones, musician

It was great fun. We had gone on tour in between the sessions and reconnected with the audience and got a lot of energy back from them, a lot of positive energy. Roger Andrew Taylor, musician

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Quotes about change

Best positive quotes to change your life.

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Smile at strangers and you just might change a life. Steve Maraboli, speaker

One small positive thought in the morning can change your whole day. Joubert Botha,

Life changes very quickly, in a very positive way, if you let it. Lindsey Vonn, ski racer

The thing that lies at the foundation of positive change, the way I see it, is service to a fellow human being. Lech Walesa, politician

Well, I think the president is going to do well in terms of his influence for positive change here in the Congress, making sure that we don't overspend, making sure that we spend for only those programs that are justified. Thad Cochran, politician

The pace of technological change in recent years has been both impressive and positive for consumers. Mike Ferguson, politician

To me success means effectiveness in the world, that I am able to carry my ideas and values into the world - that I am able to change it in positive ways. Maxine Hong Kingston, writer

Being famous is having the power to really implement positive change in the world, and it gives you the power to do what you want. I'm really grateful for it because I can play music and people will listen. Sean Lennon, musician

The only way that we're going to feel secure in this country again and that we're going to feel good about ourselves is if we use these systems we've put into place to create positive change around the world. I really believe we can do that. John Perkins, economist

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Musician quotes

Quotes from famous musicians.

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

If you carry joy in your heart, you can heal any moment. Carlos Santana, musician

I don't want to waste anyone's time or money. I want to give people some truth and positive heart lift. Mos Def, musician

Look at people for an example, but then make sure to do things your way. Surround yourself with positive people. Queen Latifah, musician

With everything that's thrown at you, whether it be problems at home, problems at work - whatever - basically, if you remain positive, you can see your way out of that. Sean Paul, musician

I took some me time. I think that's a really important thing to do for yourself, especially in this business. And now I feel like I'm in a really good, positive place in my life. Ashlee Simpson, musician

I'm looking forward to influencing others in a positive way. My message is you can do anything if you just put your mind to it. Justin Bieber, musician

I think fitness is important. I think a healthy lifestyle is important. I think putting positive energy out there is important and just staying connected with the people. LL Cool J, musician

You can't live a positive life with a negative mind and if you have a positive outcome you have a positive income and just to have more positivity and just to kind of laugh it off. Miley Cyrus, musician

I'm a very driven, ambitious, positive person. But I'm a spiritual person as well. I believe in creative visualization. So for me to go to America - which I find such a positive place - well, I took to it like a duck to water. Victoria Beckham, musician

We made happy sounds because we were upset... just trying to make a positive situation out of a negative one. Ian Williams, musician

I think that politics could be a positive thing. My beef is that people focus on the personal aspect of a politician too much. They should focus on the results. LL Cool J, musician

Sometimes the most positive thing you can be in a boring society is absolutely negative. Johnny Rotten, musician

It's amazing how a competitive nature can turn a negative into something positive. Barry Mann, musician

When the audience leaves, I'd like them to feel positive when they go. Juice Newton, musician

African art is functional, it serves a purpose. It's not a dormant. It's not a means to collect the largest cheering section. It should be healing, a source a joy. Spreading positive vibrations. Mos Def, musician

People always accuse me of being motivational in a way, like it was a bad thing, but that's just how I was raised. My mom raised me in a positive environment, with lots of love in my heart, and that reflects in my music. Lenny Kravitz, musician

Since I've been in Playboy myself in Australia, I love it, and I think it's really empowering and positive towards women, which is not a view that many women hold. Dannii Minogue, musician

I do like to write nasty songs. It's a useful weapon to have, and it's cathartic as well, because I create art out of anger, something positive out of something negative. Lisa Marie Presley, musician

Music and songs are written at different periods of time, at different times in your life. They reflect the feelings you have and to be honest, I quite like having positive emotions. Scott Ian, musician

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Athlete quotes

Quotes from famous athletes.

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I believe that you should gravitate to people who are doing productive and positive things with their lives. Nadia Comaneci, athlete

You should also appreciate the goodness around you, and surround yourself with positive people. Nadia Comaneci, athlete

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, athlete

I'd try to channel my nervous energy in a positive way into strength and endurance. It didn't always work. Kristi Yamaguchi, athlete

I was blessed with certain gifts and talents and God gave them to me to be the best person I can be and to have a positive impact on other people. Bryan Clay, athlete

Fortune cookies are a good idea. If the message is positive, it can make your day a little better. Yao Ming, athlete

That's my gift. I let that negativity roll off me like water off a duck's back. If it's not positive, I didn't hear it. If you can overcome that, fights are easy. George Foreman, athlete

Having achieved my own dreams, I want to give to kids who are less fortunate, who struggle with everyday obstacles. I want to give them something positive in their lives: support. Kristi Yamaguchi, athlete

I have played on many teams throughout my career, and I know when a team has the tools, and the right positive attitude towards winning. Boomer Esiason, athlete

People have to remain positive and believe in those dreams. It's really important. Kirsty Coventry, athlete

I've been hearing this since I first joined the Reds organization, that I'm going to be the next this or that. It's tough on a young player coming up. You show some positive things and everybody jumps on that and says you should be the next Willie Mays. Eric Davis, athlete

Growing up with three older brothers and being the youngest and the only girl, my mom always made me tough. She's taught me over the years how to be a strong, independent woman, how to carry yourself in a positive way and anything that my brothers can do, I can do. Diana Lopez, athlete

I've realized the extraordinary power of sports to heal, unite and inspire. I believe the Olympics will serve as the ultimate platform to provide positive changes and I hope to inspire all of Japan through my strong showing there. Kohei Uchimura, athlete

My biggest problem will be lack of match toughness but I am a positive, optimistic person. Greg Rusedski, athlete

I take any opportunity I can to raise our country's flag really high and get some shining positive light on things over there. Kirsty Coventry, athlete

Everyone at home is so supportive. People recognise me, say how proud they are of me. It's awesome to hear, it's amazing to know I can touch so many people in a positive way. Kirsty Coventry, athlete

I want to contribute to sport and the community in a positive way. Kyle Shewfelt, athlete

People look up to me as somebody who is able to switch the image of our country from negative to positive. Novak Djokovic, athlete

I think every time I go in a game, I have added something positive. I have gotten a rebound or made a defensive play. That is what I try to focus on. Rebecca Lobo, athlete

My stance has always been that there's no place in our sport for drug users. I've always said it's a ban for life if you come up positive. I stand by that. Maurice Greene, athlete

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Politician quotes

Quotes from famous politicians.

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Let's not dismiss or attack individual ideas as being inadequate before we have had a chance to assess their positive effect as part of a whole solution. John Thune, politician

The thing that lies at the foundation of positive change, the way I see it, is service to a fellow human being. Lech Walesa, politician

The only country where you see any positive movement within domestic consumption is Brazil, where you really do have a variety of coffees to make blends with. Robert Nelson, politician

Conservatism has had from its inception vigorously positive, intellectually rigorous agenda and thinking. That agenda should have in my three pillars: strengthen the economy, strengthen our security, and strengthen our families. Mitt Romney, politician

We don't have enough support for maternal leave and the kinds of things that some of the European countries do. So we still make it hard on women to go into the work force and feel that they can be good at work but then doing the most important job, which is raising your children in a responsible and positive way. Hillary Clinton, politician

The job numbers are positive. We've had more jobs created now than were lost during the recession. We're seeing that the creation, we're seeing those numbers not only grow but shift toward the private sector and shift toward full-time employment and these are all signs that the recovery is taking some hold but we're not out of woods. Stephen Harper, politician

While the wider global environment is worrying, we are seeing some positive results in our economic affairs. Michael D. Higgins, politician

I am delighted with the strong vote I have received. My message of positive leadership, patriotism and commitment clearly was resonating with tens of thousands of ordinary Irish people. Michael D. Higgins, politician

If Ralph Nader runs, President Bush is going to be re-elected, and if Ralph Nader doesn't run, President Bush is going to be re-elected. We're going to run on the president's strong and principled leadership and his positive agenda for a second term. Ed Gillespie, politician

We have been blessed with a healthy, growing economy, with more Americans going back to work, and with our Nation acting as a positive force for good in the world. Jim DeMint, politician

The President, in talking about freedom and democracy, is sparking a wave of very positive democratic sentiment that might help us override both Islamic fundamentalism that has formed in that region, and also some of the hatred for our policies of invading Iraq. Bill Richardson, politician

Well, I think the president is going to do well in terms of his influence for positive change here in the Congress, making sure that we don't overspend, making sure that we spend for only those programs that are justified. Thad Cochran, politician

The pace of technological change in recent years has been both impressive and positive for consumers. Mike Ferguson, politician

It just happened that the course of the campaign went negative we actually went positive for a little over a week and you do the tracking of poll numbers and it hurt us. So the public responded to those type of ads. Scott McCallum, politician

At the end of the day, the most overwhelming key to a child's success is the positive involvement of parents. Jane D. Hull, politician

The world is really figuring BSE out, and that's positive. Mike Johanns, politician

While only about half of the voters feel they know very much about Reagan or what he stands for, the Republicans who do have a very positive perception of him. Robert Teeter, politician

When you think about the day-to-day, positive impact on the lives of U.S. citizens, there is no relationship that we have in the world that is more important than our relationship with Canada. Paul Cellucci, politician

Canada and the United States are also working at the World Trade Organization and in our own hemisphere with negotiations for a Trade Area of the Americas to try to help countries create a positive climate for investment and trade. Paul Cellucci, politician

I don't know why they're doing it. I have to assume that their motives are positive, not negative. But they don't understand the severity of the problem in this state. Gray Davis, politician

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Businessmen quotes

Quotes from famous businessmen.

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It's not about where you end up, or how you got there, it's about where you're going next. Steve Jobs, businessman

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, businessman

Few things in the world are more powerful than a positive push. A smile. A world of optimism and hope. A 'you can do it' when things are tough. Richard M. DeVos, businessman

I’m not trying to be anyone’s savior. I’m just trying to think about the future and not be sad. Elon Musk, businessman

The real metric of success isn't the size of your bank account. It's the number of lives in whom you might be able to make a positive difference. Naveen Jain, businessman

We expect all our businesses to have a positive impact on our top and bottom lines. Profitability is very important to us or we wouldn't be in this business. Jeff Bezos, businessman

I believe that the profits will come from the quality of your creative products. Since the beginning, I've always wanted to develop a self-feeding circle of creative productions: the positive financial returns from one show would be used to develop and create a new show, and so on. Guy Laliberte, businessman

So many reality shows are scripted and create this fake drama, and it's a bunch of bull. We wanted to do something real and something wholesome and something that's focused on positive family values. Bill Rancic, businessman

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, businessman

Like success, failure is many things to many people. With Positive Mental Attitude, failure is a learning experience, a rung on the ladder, a plateau at which to get your thoughts in order and prepare to try again. W. Clement Stone, businessman

The simple act of paying positive attention to people has a great deal to do with productivity. Tom Peters, businessman

I have always viewed the mission of Wikipedia to be much bigger than just creating a killer website. We're doing that of course, and having a lot of fun doing it, but a big part of what motivates us is our larger mission to affect the world in a positive way. Jimmy Wales, businessman

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English quotes

Quotes from English authors

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I have many problems in my life but my lips don't know that ,they always smiles. Charlie Chaplin, actor

Chaotic people often have chaotic lives, and I think they create that. But if you try and have an inner peace and a positive attitude, I think you attract that. Imelda Staunton, actress

A positive attitude can really make dreams come true - it did for me. David Bailey, photographer

I'm a very driven, ambitious, positive person. But I'm a spiritual person as well. I believe in creative visualization. So for me to go to America - which I find such a positive place - well, I took to it like a duck to water. Victoria Beckham, musician

Sometimes the most positive thing you can be in a boring society is absolutely negative. Johnny Rotten, musician

And to me, fame is not a positive thing. The idea of being famous is a lot better than the reality. It's fantastic when you go to premieres and people cheer you, but it's not real. And it's totally not my approach to get my name on a club door just because I can. Tom Felton, actor

I have grown up but that should be a positive thing. When you look at a photo album it's lovely to remember being so young but it's also good to know you grew up! Jenny Agutter, actress

Perhaps one of the only positive pieces of advice that I was ever given was that supplied by an old courtier who observed: Only two rules really count. Never miss an opportunity to relieve yourself; never miss a chance to sit down and rest your feet. King Edward VIII, royalty

You don't want to love - your eternal and abnormal craving is to be loved. You aren't positive, you're negative. You absorb, absorb, as if you must fill yourself up with love, because you've got a shortage somewhere. David Herbert Lawrence, writer

He is a very positive captain; he is proactive as well as reactive. He is keen to read the game, to get in there, and he never stops thinking about the game, the situation, and trying to turn it to his advantage. He has been very good for the game. David Gower, athlete

I've had a lot of very positive feedback about those stories, and seem to have struck upon something that most people feel. I can also tap dance, and don't know many other authors who can. Paul Kane, writer

Moreover, behind this vague tendency to treat religion as a side issue in modern life, there exists a strong body of opinion that is actively hostile to Christianity and that regards the destruction of positive religion as absolutely necessary to the advance of modern culture. Christopher Dawson, writer

The actual danger is nothing, and the positive advantages very great. William John Wills, scientist

The characteristic political attitude of today is not one of positive belief, but of despair. Herbert Read, poet

I am a positive person and do not allow things to get on top of me. Jamie Redknapp, athlete

To me, it doesn't matter how good you are. Sport is all about playing and competing. Whatever you do in cricket and in sport, enjoy it, be positive and try to win. Ian Botham, athlete

Christians were instructed to serve others, and the thanksgiving was for the grace of God and the fact that God offered a way for man to return to a positive relationship with Him. John Clayton, clergyman

There is no racial or ethnic involvement in Thanksgiving, and people who may be very distant from the Christian system can see the beauty and the positive spirit that comes from the holiday. John Clayton, clergyman

It was great fun. We had gone on tour in between the sessions and reconnected with the audience and got a lot of energy back from them, a lot of positive energy. Roger Andrew Taylor, musician

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Irish quotes

Quotes from Irish authors.

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While the wider global environment is worrying, we are seeing some positive results in our economic affairs. Michael D. Higgins, politician

I am delighted with the strong vote I have received. My message of positive leadership, patriotism and commitment clearly was resonating with tens of thousands of ordinary Irish people. Michael D. Higgins, politician

As writers and readers, as sinners and citizens, our realism and our aesthetic sense make us wary of crediting the positive note. Seamus Heaney, poet

We work hard on the show. We really believe in the show. It's an enormous privilege to work on a show that has the power to touch people's lives in such a positive way. The fan mail and the e-mail certainly reflect that. Roma Downey, actress

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Canadian quotes

Quotes from Canadian authors.

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I'm looking forward to influencing others in a positive way. My message is you can do anything if you just put your mind to it. Justin Bieber, musician

There must be a positive and negative in everything in the universe in order to complete a circuit or circle, without which there would be no activity, no motion. John McDonald, leader

The only country where you see any positive movement within domestic consumption is Brazil, where you really do have a variety of coffees to make blends with. Robert Nelson, politician

I believe that the profits will come from the quality of your creative products. Since the beginning, I've always wanted to develop a self-feeding circle of creative productions: the positive financial returns from one show would be used to develop and create a new show, and so on. Guy Laliberte, businessman

The job numbers are positive. We've had more jobs created now than were lost during the recession. We're seeing that the creation, we're seeing those numbers not only grow but shift toward the private sector and shift toward full-time employment and these are all signs that the recovery is taking some hold but we're not out of woods. Stephen Harper, politician

I want to contribute to sport and the community in a positive way. Kyle Shewfelt, athlete

If someone's going to talk about me, I'd want it to be positively. The way many write, you'd think only bad things were interesting. If we don't think positive, what's the use? It's a lot more fun, you know. Dorothy Stratten, celebrity

Electricity is of two kinds, positive and negative. The difference is, I presume, that one comes a little more expensive, but is more durable; the other is a cheaper thing, but the moths get into it. Stephen Leacock, economist

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Chinese quotes

Quotes from Chinese authors.

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He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own. Confucius, philosopher

Fortune cookies are a good idea. If the message is positive, it can make your day a little better. Yao Ming, athlete

Some people never contribute anything positive to society, they may even drain our resources, but most of us try to do something better, to give back. Martin Yan, celebrity

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German quotes

Quotes from German authors.

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For to be poised against fatality, to meet adverse conditions gracefully, is more than simple endurance; it is an act of aggression, a positive triumph. Thomas Mann, writer

Kant introduced the concept of the negative into philosophy. Would it not also be worthwhile to try to introduce the concept of the positive into philosophy? Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel, poet

The gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge. Albert Einstein, physicist

I wished to go completely outside and to make a symbolic start for my enterprise of regenerating the life of humankind within the body of society and to prepare a positive future in this context. Joseph Beuys, artist

You shall always find what you created in your mind, for instance, a benevolent God or an evil Devil. Between them are countless facets. Therefore, concentrate on the depth of your consciousness and on what you consider to be positive and good. Hans Bender, psychologist

By allowing the positive ions to pass through an electric field and thus giving them a certain velocity, it is possible to distinguish them from the neutral, stationary atoms. Johannes Stark, physicist

We can in fact first place the beam of rays of moving positive atomic ions in a plane perpendicular to the axis in which we see the spectral lines emitted by them. Johannes Stark, physicist

Thus at the beginning of 1906 it seemed to be established that the emitters of the spectral series of chemical elements are their positive atomic ions. Johannes Stark, physicist

An external electric field, meeting it and passing through it, affects the negative as much as the positive quanta of the atom, and pushes the former to one side, and the latter in the other direction. Johannes Stark, physicist

Her beauty didn't do her any good and she couldn't use it in any positive way or manipulative way. I just hope that people will look and see and believe in that hope of love, that hope of freedom, even if it was just for a limited time. Diane Kruger, model

Whence it follows that God is absolutely perfect, since perfection is nothing but magnitude of positive reality, in the strict sense, setting aside the limits or bounds in things which are limited. Gottfried Leibniz, philosopher

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Ambrose Bierce quotes

American Journalist Ambrose Bierce Positive Quotes.

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To be positive is to be mistaken at the top of one's voice. Ambrose Bierce, journalist

Positive, adj.: Mistaken at the top of one's voice. Ambrose Bierce, journalist

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Jose Saramago quotes

Portuguese Writer Jose Saramago Positive Quotes.

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I presume that nobody will deny the positive aspects of the North American cultural world. These are well known to all. But these aspects do not make one forget the disastrous effects of the industrial and commercial process of 'cultural lamination' that the USA is perpetrating on the planet. Jose Saramago, writer

I never appreciated 'positive heroes' in literature. They are almost always cliches, copies of copies, until the model is exhausted. I prefer perplexity, doubt, uncertainty, not just because it provides a more 'productive' literary raw material, but because that is the way we humans really are. Jose Saramago, writer

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Part 7. Conclusion.

Best of 260 Life Changing Positive Quotes. Good quotes about positive thinking life that can be funny and short, inspirational to change yourself, about love or positive lessons. Others are from most famous musicians, actors, actress, philosophers and businessmen ever lived, along with daily life positive quotes.


TABLE OF CONTENTS

Part 1
Best Positive quotes
Top Positive picture quotes
New Positive quotes

Part 2
Positive Quotes That ARE...
Negative
Strong
Important

Part 3
Positive Quotes About
Life
Attitude
Believe
Work
Energy
Change

Part 4
Positive Quotes By ...
Musician
Athlete
Politician
Businessmen

Part 5
Positive Quotes From ...
English
Irish
Canadian
Chinese
German

Part 6
Positive Quotes by Famous Authors
Ambrose Bierce
Jose Saramago

Part 7
Conclusion

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