175 Positive Life Quotes To Inspire You

Following is our list of positive life quotations and slogans full of insightful wisdom and perspective about happy positive life.

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The Most Famous Positive Life Quotes (Best in 2024)

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

The aim of Positive Psychology is to catalyze a change in psychology from a preoccupation only with repairing the worst things in life to also building the best qualities in life. — Martin Seligman

A positive thinker does not refuse to recognize the negative; he refuses to dwell on it. Positive thinking is a form of thought which habitually looks for the best results from the worst conditions — Norman Vincent Peale

Even when you are feeling down, you have to live your life positively, that way, happy days and happy feelings will come to you some day. — Kim Hyun-joong

Live life to the fullest, and focus on the positive. — Matt Cameron

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

A positive philosophy turns into a positive attitude, which turns into positive actions, which turns into positive results, which turns into a positive lifestyle. A positive life. — Jeff Olson

If you look for the positive things in life; you will find them. — Unknown

Optimism is a happiness magnet. If you stay positive, good things and good people will be drawn to you. — Mary Lou Retton

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Damn right I like the life I live, Cause I went from negative to positive. — The Notorious B.I.G.

Short Positive Life Quotes

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  • Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin. — Mother Teresa
  • When you can’t change the direction of the wind — adjust your sails — H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
  • Live without pretending, love without depending, listen without defending, speak without offending. — Drake
  • Optimists and pessimists die the exact same death, but they live very different lives! — Shimon Peres
  • Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears. — John Lennon
  • I'd rather die on my feet, than live on my knees. — Emiliano Zapata
  • Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage. — Lao Tzu
  • What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us. — Henry David Thoreau
  • Don't be pushed by your problems. Be led by your dreams. — Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • I never see what has been done; I only see what remains to be done. — Marie Curie

Top 10 Positive Life Quotes

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Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving. Moving Forward In A Positive Direction - Colin StuckertAlbert Einstein

I have learned that success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has had to overcome while trying to succeed. — Booker T. Washington

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

Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary. — Steve Jobs

If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined... — Henry David Thoreau

Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin. — Mother Teresa

Happiness doesn't depend on what we have, but it does depend on how we feel toward what we have. We can be happy with little and miserable with much. — William D. Hoard

When you can’t change the direction of the wind — adjust your sails — H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Live without pretending, love without depending, listen without defending, speak without offending. — Drake

Optimists and pessimists die the exact same death, but they live very different lives! — Shimon Peres

Positive Life Image Quotes

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Positive life quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson

Don't be pushed by your problems. Be led by your dreams. — Ralph Waldo Emerson

Positive life quote by Marie Curie

I never see what has been done; I only see what remains to be done. — Marie Curie

Positive life quote by Louisa May Alcott

Be comforted, dear soul! There is always light behind the clouds. — Louisa May Alcott

Positive life quote A positive attitude opens the door to positive opportunities
A positive attitude opens the door to positive opportunities, which leads to a positive life.
Positive life quote by Marcus Aurelius

The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts. — Marcus Aurelius

Positive life quote by Bob Marley

love the life you live. live the life you love. — Bob Marley

Positive life quote by Gertrude Stein

Whoever said money can't buy happiness didn't know where to shop — Gertrude Stein

Positive life quote by Emile Zola

I would rather die of passion than of boredom. — Emile Zola

Positive life quote A negative mind will never give you a positive life
A negative mind will never give you a positive life
Positive life quote by Zig Ziglar

Put all excuses aside and remember this: YOU are capable. — Zig Ziglar

Positive life quote by Mary Engelbreit

If you can't change it.. change the way you think about it — Mary Engelbreit

Positive life quote by Farrah Gray

Build your own dreams, or someone else will hire you to build theirs. — Farrah Gray

Positive life quote Try no to resist the changes that come in your way. Instead,
Try no to resist the changes that come in your way. Instead, let life live through you. And do not worry that your life is turning upside down. How do you know that the side you are used to is better than the one to come? How Rumi Can Change Your Life?
Positive life quote by Miguel Angel Ruiz

Use the power of your word in the direction of truth and love. — Miguel Angel Ruiz

Positive life quote by Nora Ephron

Above all, be the heroine of your life, not the victim. — Nora Ephron

Positive life quote by Lindsey Vonn

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

Positive life quote The key is to keep company only with people who uplift you,
The key is to keep company only with people who uplift you, whose presence calls forth your best.
Positive life quote by Elizabeth Taylor

It's all about hope, kindness and a connection with one another. — Elizabeth Taylor

Positive life quote by Ralph Marston

Life does not owe you anything, because life has already given you everything. — Ralph Marston

Positive life quote by Bob Proctor

If you see it in your mind, you will hold it in your hand. — Bob Proctor

Positive life quote Every time you subtract negative from your life, you make ro
Every time you subtract negative from your life, you make room for more positive.
Positive life quote by Lee Ann Womack

When you get the choice to sit it out or dance, I hope you dance. — Lee Ann Womack

Positive life quote by John C. Maxwell

Life is 10% what happens to me and 90% of how I react to it. — John C. Maxwell

Positive life quote by Bryant H. McGill

Every positive thought is a silent prayer which will change your life. — Bryant H. McGill

Positive life quote by Marva Collins

If you can't make a mistake, you can't make anything. — Marva Collins

Positive life quote Today I look at all the positive things in my life, and I am grateful for them.
Today I look at all the positive things in my life, and I am grateful for them.

Motivational Positive Life Quotes

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There are so many people out there who will tell you that you can't. What you've got to do is turn around and say "Watch me." — Layne Beachley

Don't let anyone rob you of your imagination, your creativity, or your curiosity. It's your place in the world; it's your life. Go on and do all you can with it, and make it the life you want to live. — Mae Jemison

The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that it is too low and we reach it. — Michelangelo

Positive life quote Life is better when you're laughing.
Life is better when you're laughing.

People become really quite remarkable when they start thinking that they can do things. When they believe in themselves they have the first secret of success. — Norman Vincent Peale

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The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts. — Marcus Aurelius

Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances. — Benjamin Franklin

Positive life quote Work for a cause, not for applause. Live life to express not to impress.
Work for a cause, not for applause. Live life to express not to impress.

We cannot become what we need by remaining what we are. — John C. Maxwell

If you only walk on sunny days you'll never reach your destination. — Paulo Coelho

Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life. — Steve Jobs

Begin doing what you want to do now. We are not living in eternity. We have only this moment, sparkling like a star in our hand - and melting like a snowflake. — Francis Bacon

Happy Positive Life Quotes

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The way to happiness: Keep your heart free from hate, your mind from worry. Live simply, expect little, give much. Scatter sunshine, forget self, think of others. Try this for a week and you will be surprised. — Norman Vincent Peale

Remember that the best relationship is one in which your love for each other exceeds your need for each other. — Dalai Lama

Surround yourself with people who make you happy. People who make you laugh, who help you when you’re in need. People who genuinely care. They are the ones worth keeping in your life. Everyone else is just passing through. — Karl Marx

Positive life quote You've got enemies? Good! That means you actually stood up for something in your
You've got enemies? Good! That means you actually stood up for something in your life.

If you have good thoughts they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely. — Roald Dahl

If you can't do anything about it then let it go. Don't be a prisoner to things you can't change. — Tony Gaskins

It was only a sunny smile, and little it cost in the giving, but like morning light it scattered the night and made the day worth living. — F. Scott Fitzgerald

Positive life quote Don't start your day with the broken pieces of yesterday. Every morning we wake
Don't start your day with the broken pieces of yesterday. Every morning we wake up is the first day of the rest of our life.

Children are happy because they don't have a file in their minds called "All the Things That Could Go Wrong. — Marianne Williamson

Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things. — Robert Breault

Life is simple. Everything happens for you, not to you. Everything happens at exactly the right moment, neither too soon nor too late. You don't have to like it... it's just easier if you do. — Byron Katie

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover. — H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Good Positive Life Quotes

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love the life you live. live the life you love. — Bob Marley

I expect to pass through life but once. If therefore, there be any kindness I can show, or any good thing I can do to any fellow being, let me do it now, and not defer or neglect it, as I shall not pass this way again. — William Penn

We have thousands of opportunities every day to be grateful: for having good weather, to have slept well last night, to be able to get up, to be healthy, to have enough to eat. ... There's opportunity upon opportunity to be grateful; that's what life is. — David Steindl-Rast

Positive life quote Dream big, work hard, stay focused, and surround yourself with good people.
Dream big, work hard, stay focused, and surround yourself with good people.

The state of your life is nothing more than a reflection of the state of your mind. — Wayne Dyer

Don't be afraid to give up the good to go for the great. — John D. Rockefeller

I choose to make the rest of my life the best of my life. — Louise Hay

People will never forget how you made them feel. — Maya Angelou

If you concentrate on finding whatever is good in every situation, you will discover that your life will suddenly be filled with gratitude, a feeling that nurtures the soul — Harold S. Kushner

Never let a day pass without looking for the good, feeling the good within you, praising, appreciating, blessing, and being grateful. Make it your life commitment, and you will stand in utter awe of what happens in your life. — Rhonda Byrne

Life is beautiful. You have to be thankful that we are living. Wherever you look is beauty. I know about the bad things, but I look for the good things. — Alice Herz-Sommer

Stay Positive Life Quotes

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Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them. — Marcus Aurelius

So we shall let the reader answer this question for himself: who is the happier man, he who has braved the storm of life and lived or he who has stayed securely on shore and merely existed? — Hunter S. Thompson

Don't chase people. Be yourself, do your own thing and work hard. The right people - the ones who really belong in your life - will come to you. And Stay. — Will Smith

The Secret to a long and healthy life is to be stress-free. Be grateful for everything you have, stay away from people who are negative stay smiling and keep running. — Fauja Singh

There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them. — Bruce Lee

Always remember, your focus determines your reality. — George Lucas

Dream big, stay positive, work hard, and enjoy the journey. — Urijah Faber

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If you're offered a seat on a rocket ship, don't ask what seat! Just get on. — Sheryl Sandberg

When you take risks you learn that there will be times when you succeed and there will be times when you fail, and both are equally important. — Ellen DeGeneres

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

Beautiful Positive Life Quotes

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I would rather die of passion than of boredom. — Emile Zola

The flower that blooms in adversity is the rarest and most beautiful of all. — Walt Disney

I don't have to be perfect. All I have to do is show up and enjoy the messy, imperfect and beautiful journey of my life. — Kerry Washington

I am grateful for being alive today. It is my joy and pleasure to live another wonderful day. — Louise Hay

Live now, believe me, wait not till tomorrow; Gather the roses of life today. — Pierre de Ronsard

Human beings can be beautiful. If they are not beautiful it is entirely their own fault. It is what they do to themselves that makes them ugly. The longer I live the more beautiful life becomes. If you foolishly ignore beauty, you will soon find yourself without it. — Frank Lloyd Wright

I like taking photographs, because I like life. And I like photographing people best of all, because most of all I love humanity. — Horst P. Horst

I've got nothing to do today but smile. — Paul Simon

Rainbows introduce us to reflections of different beautiful possibilities so we never forget that pain and grief are not the final options in life. — Aberjhani

The power is in you. The answer is in you. And you are the answer to all your searches: you are the goal. You are the answer. It's never outside. — Eckhart Tolle

Positive Life Changing Quotes

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Your mind is a powerful thing. When you filter it with positive thoughts, your life will start to change. — Gautama Buddha

With everything that has happened to you, you can either feel sorry for yourself or treat what has happened as a gift. Everything is either an opportunity to grow or an obstacle to keep you from growing. You get to choose. — Wayne Dyer

If the only thing people learned was not to be afraid of their experience, that alone would change the world. — Sydney Banks

Some changes look negative on the surface but you will soon realize that space is being created in your life for something new to emerge. — Eckhart Tolle

You can't stop the waves, but you can learn to surf. — Jon Kabat-Zinn

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If you can't change it.. change the way you think about it — Mary Engelbreit

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. — William James

You have been blessed with immeasurable power to make positive changes in your life. — Steve Maraboli

Do not confuse motion and progress. A rocking horse keeps moving but does not make any progress. — Alfred Armand Montapert

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Build your own dreams, or someone else will hire you to build theirs. — Farrah Gray

Positive Thinking In Life Quotes

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The next time you feel slightly uncomfortable with the pressure in your life, remember no pressure, no diamonds. Pressure is a part of success. — Eric Thomas

What you leave behind is not what is engraved in stone monuments, but what is woven into the lives of others. — Pericles

I’m grateful for being here, for being able to think, for being able to see, for being able to taste, for appreciating love – for knowing that it exists in a world so rife with vulgarity, with brutality and violence, and yet love exists. I’m grateful to know that it exists. — Maya Angelou

I sometimes think that the very essence of the whole Christian position and the secret of a successful spiritual life is just to realize two things... I must have complete, absolute confidence in God and no confidence in myself." — Martyn Lloyd-Jones

Maybe some people just aren't meant to be in our lives forever. Maybe some people are just passing through. It's like some people just come through our lives to bring us something: a gift, a blessing, a lesson we need to learn. And that's why they're here. You'll have that gift forever. — Danielle Steel

Risk more than others think is safe. Care more than others think is wise. Dream more than others think is practical. Expect more than others think is possible. — Claude Bissell

Animation can explain whatever the mind of man can conceive. — Walt Disney

If I can't make it through one door, I'll go through another door- or i'll make a door. Something terrific will come no matter how dark the present. — Rabindranath Tagore

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If you think you can't, you're right. — Carol Bartz

The only reason we don’t have what we want in life is the reasons we create why we can’t have them. — Tony Robbins

Positive Attitude In Life Quotes

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Never underestimate the upside of a person with a positive attitude. A college dropout with a positive attitude will go further in life than an MBA grad with a negative attitude. Attitude matters. — Patrick Bet-David

What is the difference between an obstacle and an opportunity? Our attitude toward it. Every opportunity has a difficulty, and every difficulty has an opportunity. — J. Sidlow Baxter

Every achiever that I have ever met says, 'My life turned around when I began to believe in me'. — Robert H. Schuller

We cannot tell what may happen to us in the strange medley of life. But we can decide what happens in us - how we can take it, what we do with it - and that is what really counts in the end. — Joseph Fort Newton

If you train your mind to search for the positive things about other people, you will be surprised at how many good things you can observe in them and comment upon. — Alan Loy McGinnis

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

With a positive attitude, you can be anything you want to be. — Selena

There are exactly as many special occasions in life as we choose to celebrate. — Robert Breault

The only thing that stands between a man and what he wants from life is often merely the will to try it and the faith to believe that it is possible. — Richard DeVos

Think positively and masterfully, with confidence and faith, and life become more secure, more fraught with action, richer in experience and achievement. — Eddie Rickenbacker

Staying Positive In Life Quotes

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I grew up in a condition where I could have chosen to go either way, negatively or positively. So I kind of chose to go positive and that stayed with me through my life, always have to have a positive outlook on whatever situation there is — Jimmy Cliff

There is a light at the end of the tunnel, but the way out is through. — David Allen

Remember this although timing in life is everything, memorable moments in history don't just happen! Do something...stay positive! — Amy Dumas

Happy Tuesday! Stay in the LIGHT. Hold onto positive things that elevate your spirit & be with positive people who make your life dance ! — Tracey Edmonds

It makes a big difference in your life when you stay positive. — Ellen DeGeneres

It's easy to get negative because you get beat down. You go through a few disappointments and it's easy to stay in that negative frame of mind. Choosing to be positive and having a grateful attitude is a whole cliche, but your attitude is going to determine how you're going to live your life. — Joel Osteen

No matter what you're going through, there's a light at the end of the tunnel. — Demi Lovato

The trick is to enjoy life. Don't wish away your days waiting for better ones ahead. — Marjorie Pay Hinckley

I think the main reason for staying positive is because if I walk out this door and get hit by a car and I have 10 seconds to live, in those 10 seconds, am I gonna sit there and regret being having been negative and bored my whole life? — John Newman

If we stay aware and acknowledge the great mystery that is this life, we will see that we have been perfectly placed, in exactly the right position… to make all the difference in the world. — James Redfield

Positive Attitude Towards Life Quotes

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All that we are is the result of what we have thought. The mind is everything. What we think, we become. — Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

This inner yes is an unconditionally constructive attitude of acceptance and respect – first toward yourself, then toward life, and finally toward others. — William Ury

What was really needed was a fundamental change in our attitude toward life. We had to learn ourselves and, furthermore, we had to teach the despairing men, that it did not really matter what we expected from life, but rather what life expected from us. — Viktor E. Frankl

If you want to get positive results you have to refuse to think negative thoughts by substituting them with constructive ones. When you develop a positive attitude toward life, your life will start having a positive result. — Roy T. Bennett

Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure. — Norman Vincent Peale

The process of change does not occur on superficial levels, through mere 'positive thinking.' It involves exploring, discovering, and changing our deepest, most basic attitudes toward life. — Shakti Gawain

The most significant change in a person's life is a change of attitude. Right attitudes produce right actions. — William J. Johnston

You can either feel sorry for yourself or treat what has happened as a gift...You get to choose — Wayne Dyer

A positive attitude toward life is always better. — Lisa Vidal

Wit is the salt of conversation, not the food, and few things in the world are more wearying than a sarcastic attitude towards life. — Agnes Repplier

People Writing About Positive Life

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Read quotes by Drake

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quotes on friendship, success and love

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Read quotes by Shimon Peres

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quotes on education, peace and war

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Read quotes by Henry David Thoreau

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quotes on nature, civil disobedience and solitude

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Read quotes by Mother Teresa

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quotes on service, love and humanity

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Read quotes by H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

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More Positive Life Quotes

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Positive life quote by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

A joyful life is an individual creation that cannot be copied from a recipe. — Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

Positive life quote by Leo Buscaglia

Life is a paradise for those who love many things with a passion. — Leo Buscaglia

Positive life quote by James M. Barrie

All the world is made of faith, and trust, and pixie dust. — James M. Barrie

Positive life quote by Tony Robbins

If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten. — Tony Robbins

Positive life quote by Faith Sullivan

Sometimes the best things in life are unexpected. — Faith Sullivan

Positive life quote by Thomas A. Edison

I owe my success to the fact that I never had a clock in my workroom. — Thomas A. Edison

Positive life quote by Charles R. Swindoll

The longer I live, the more I realize the impact of attitude on life. — Charles R. Swindoll

Positive life quote by Diane Keaton

Just have fun. Smile. And keep putting on lipstick. — Diane Keaton

Positive life quote by Roger Staubach

There are no traffic jams along the extra mile. — Roger Staubach

Positive life quote by John Steinbeck

It is the nature of man to rise to greatness if greatness is expected of him. — John Steinbeck

Positive life quote by Peace Pilgrim

Life is like a mirror. Smile at it and it smiles back at you. — Peace Pilgrim

Positive life quote by C. S. Lewis

Some day you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again. — C. S. Lewis

Positive life quote by Emanuel Swedenborg

Love in its essence is spiritual fire. — Emanuel Swedenborg

Positive life quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson

What I must do is all that concerns me, not what the people think. — Ralph Waldo Emerson

Positive life quote by William Bennett

There are no menial jobs, only menial attitudes. — William Bennett

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