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Inspiring Quotes

These positive thinking quotes from our past leaders and luminaries, contain all the inspiration you need to stay positive.

“We are what we think. All that we are arises with our thoughts. With our thoughts, we make our world”


“Every person is the creation of himself, the image of his own thinking and believing. As individuals think and believe, so they are”

Claude Bristol

“A loving person lives in a loving world. A hostile person lives in a hostile world. Everyone you meet is your mirror”

Ken Keyes, Jr.

“A man is but the product of his thoughts. What he thinks he becomes”

Mahatma Gandhi

“People are not disturbed by things, but by the view they take of them”


“These then are my last words to you. Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact”

William James

Positive Thinking Quotes – For A Better Life

“Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you’ll start having positive results”

Willie Nelson

“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

“I have found that if you love life, life will love you back”

Arthur Rubinstein

“There are always flowers for those who want to see them”

Henri Matisse

“If you think about your disaster you will get it. Brood about death and you hasten your demise. Think positively and masterfully with confidence and faith, and life becomes more secure, more fraught with action, richer in achievement and experience”

Swami Vivekananda

“Man has but to right himself to find that the universe is right, and during the process of putting himself right, he will find that as he alters his thoughts towards things and other people, things and other people will alter towards him”

James Allen

Positive Thinking Quotes – To Change Your Attitude

“He who has so little knowledge of human nature as to seek happiness by changing anything but his own disposition will waste his life in fruitless efforts”

Samuel Johnson

“If you call a thing bad you do little, if you call a thing good you do much”

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“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

“The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty”

Winston Churchill

“If you don’t like something change it; if you can’t change it, change the way you think about it”

Mary Engelbreit

“The greatest discovery of my generation is that a human being can alter his life by altering his attitudes”

William James

“For myself I am an optimist – it does not seem to be much use being anything else”

Winston Churchill

“To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it”


“Could we change our attitude, we should not only see life differently, but life itself would come to be different”

Katherine Mansfield

“The excursion is the same when you go looking for your sorrow as when you go looking for your joy”

Eudora Welty

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I subscribe to the age-old philosophy that first you have to BE before you can DO and HAVE what you want. I created this site to give readers practical and motivational success tips! In every post you will find simple success principles that will cause you to succeed.

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