Character is the result of two things: mental attitude and the way we spend our time.
It is our attitude at the beginning of a difficult undertaking which, more than anything else, will determine its successful outcome.
The greatest discovery of any generation is that a human being can alter his life by altering his attitude.
A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort.
Attitudes are contagious. Are yours worth catching?
Dennis and Wendy Mannering
Oh, my friend, it's not what they take away from you that counts. It's what you do with what you have left.
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
Happiness is an attitude. We either make ourselves miserable, or happy and strong. The amount of work is the same.
Bondage is subjection to external influences and internal negative thoughts and attitudes.
W. Clement Stone
If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude.
You must start with a positive attitude or you will surely end without one.
I have found that if you love life, life will love you back.
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of character.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Some days there won't be a song in your heart. Sing anyway.
It isn't our position but our disposition which makes us happy.
Impossible is a word only to be found in the dictionary of fools.
An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered.
Why not learn to enjoy the little things - there are so many of them.
Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities - always see them, for they're always there.
Norman Vincent Peale
You cannot tailor-make the situations in life, but you can tailor-make the attitudes to fit those situations.
If you call a thing bad you do little, if you call a thing good you do much.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
If you have the will to win, you have achieved half your success; if you don't, you have achieved half your failure.
Too many people miss the silver lining because they're expecting gold.
We cannot direct the wind but we can adjust the sails.
I have learned to use the word impossible with the greatest caution.
Wernher von Braun
The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in the mind at the same time, and still retain the ability to function. One should, for example, be able to see that things are hopeless and yet be determined to make them otherwise.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Look at everything as though you were seeing it either for the first or last time.
I am an optimist. It does not seem too much use being anything else.
Success is due less to ability than to zeal.