If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain.— Maya Angelou
Contentment Changing Attitude quotations
The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude.
When you can’t change the direction of the wind — adjust your sails
You may not be able to change a situation, but with humor you can change your attitude about it.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but an experience to be had.
We cannot change the past, but we can change our attitude toward it.
Uproot guilt and plant forgiveness. Tear out arrogance and seed humility. Exchange love for hate - thereby, making the present comfortable and the future promising.
You cannot all abandon your possessions, but at least you can change your attitude about them. All getting separates you from others; all giving unites to others.
You can't stop the waves, but you can learn to surf.
It's those changes in latitudes, changes in attitudes nothing remains quite the same. With all of our running and all of our cunning, if we couldn't laugh, we would all go insane.
Nothing paralyzes our lives like the attitude that things can never change.
We need to remind ourselves that God can change things. Outlook determines outcome. If we see only the problems, we will be defeated; but if we see the possibilities in the problems, we can have victory.
One of the most difficult things is not to change society - but to change yourself.
To fly in space is to see the reality of Earth, alone.
The experience changed my life and my attitude toward life itself. I am one of the lucky ones.
I think music is the greatest art form that exists, and I think people listen to music for different reasons, and it serves different purposes. Some of it is background music, and some of it is things that might affect a person's day, if not their life, or change an attitude. The best songs are the ones that make you feel something.
There is plenty to do, for each one of us, working on our own hearts, changing our own attitudes, in our own neighborhoods.
Here is a mental treatment guaranteed to cure every ill that flesh is heir to: sit for half an hour every night and mentally forgive everyone against whom you have any ill will or antipathy.
If you want to change attitudes, start with a change in behavior.
In other words, begin to act the part, as well as you can, of the person you would rather be, the person you most want to become. Gradually, the old, fearful person will fade away.
A pessimist is one who makes difficulties of his opportunities and an optimist is one who makes opportunities of his difficulties.
If you can't change it.. change the way you think about it
The greatest revolution of our generation is the discovery that human beings, by changing the inner attitudes of their minds, can change the outer aspects of their lives.
Build your own dreams, or someone else will hire you to build theirs.
I love my country. I love my guns. I love my family. I love the way it is now, and anybody that tries to change it has to come through me. That should be all of our attitudes. Cause this is America, and a country boy is good enough for me, son.
I think my attitude's different when I'm in the different places.
I don't walk around in character. I try not to walk around with the accent, but those little things change you, whether it's your hair, your clothes, your shoes or a different silhouette. People absolutely look at you differently.
If you don't have the capacity to change yourself and your own attitudes, then nothing around you can be changed.
Since you alone are responsible for your thoughts, only you can change them.
The good news is that the bad news can be turned into good news when you change your attitude.
Money is power, freedom, a cushion, the root of all evil, the sum of blessings.
Life is 10% what happens to me and 90% of how I react to it.
The quickest way to change your attitude toward pain is to accept the fact that everything that happens to us has been designed for our spiritual growth.
Could we change our attitude, we should not only see life differently, but life itself would come to be different.
I have spent my adult life trying to figure out why parents and society put themselves into a race -- what's the hurry? I keep trying to convey the pleasure every parent and teacher could feel while observing, appreciating and enjoying what the infant is doing. This attitude would change our educational climate from worry to joy.
You always want to be better than you are. No matter what, I think that's important.
If you think you can't, you're right.
Get going. Move forward. Aim High. Plan a takeoff. Don't just sit on the runway and hope someone will come along and push the airplane. It simply won't happen. Change your attitude and gain some altitude. Believe me, you'll love it up here.