"I am still determined to be cheerful and happy, in whatever situation I may be; for I have also learned from experience that the greater part of our happiness or misery depends upon our dispositions, and not upon our circumstances."
- Martha Washington
?To be a great champion you must believe you are the best. If you?re not, pretend you are."
"Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day; begin it well and serenely and with too high a spirit to be cumbered with your old nonsense."
-- Ralph Waldo Emerson
I'ts not what happens to you that determines how far you will go in life ;it is how you handle what happens to you.
"Two men look out the same prison bars; one sees mud and the other stars." Frederick Langbridge
"Everyone has his burden. What counts is how you carry it."
"Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure. The way you thing about a fact may defeat you before you ever do anything about it. You are overcome by the fact because you think you are." Norman Vincent Peale
"The state of your life is nothing more than a reflection of your state of mind." Dr. Wayne W. Dyer
"To different minds, the same world is a hell, and a heaven." Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Always look at what you have left.Never look at what you have lost." Robert H. Schuller
"If you believe you can, you probably can. If you believe you won't, you most assuredly won't. Belief is the ignition switch that gets you off the launching pad." Denis Waitley
"Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it."
"Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned. Buddha
"The optimist sees opportunity in every danger; the pessimist sees danger in every opportunity." Winston Churchill
"Our attitudes control our lives. Attitudes are a secret power working twenty-four hours a day, for good or bad. It is of paramount importance that we know how to harness and control this great force." Tom Blandi
Positive thinking won't let you do anything but it will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.
"Minds are like parachutes - they only function when open." Thomas Dewar
"A great attitude does much more than turn on the lights in our worlds; it seems to magically connect us to all sorts of serendipitous opportunities that were somehow absent before the change."
"The greatest discovery of my generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind."
"I am convinced that attitude is the key to success or failure in almost any of life's endeavors. Your attitude-your perspective, your outlook, how you feel about yourself, how you feel about other people-determines you priorities, your actions, your values. Your attitude determines how you interact with other people and how you interact with yourself." Carolyn Warner
"Eagles come in all shapes and sizes, but you will recognize them chiefly by their attitudes. "
Charles Prestwich Scott
Make a game of finding something positive in every situation.Ninety-five percent of your emotions are determined by how you interpret events to yourself.
"Attitude is more important than the past, than education, than money, than circumstances, than what people do or say. It is more important than appearance, giftedness, or skill. " Charles Swindoll
"I won't accept anything less than the best a player's capable of doing...and he has the right to expect the best that I can do for him and the team!" Lou Holtz
To respond is positive, to react is negative.
"I am a lucky man." Christopher Reeve
"I believe life is to be lived, not worked, enjoyed, not agonized, loved, not hated." Leland Bartlett
"Happiness is not by chance, but by choice."
"Live with passion." Anthony Robbins
"A man without a smiling face must not open a shop."Chinese Proverb
"Whether zeal or moderation be the point we aim at, let us keep the fire out of the one, and the frost out of the other."
"A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort."
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