Attitude quotes

 If I were two-faced, would I be wearing this one?

Abraham Lincoln

I destroy my enemies when I make them my friends.

Abraham Lincoln

I do not think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.

Abraham Lincoln

I walk slowly, but I never walk backward.

Abraham Lincoln

I will prepare and some day my chance will come.

Abraham Lincoln

Elevate those guns a little lower.

Andrew Jackson

Make way for the bad guy.

Al Pacino

I had the blues because I had no shoes until upon the street, I met a man who had no feet.

Ancient Persian Saying

It’s so hard when I have to, and so easy when I want to.

Annie Gottlier

Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.

Winston Churchill

To be interested in the changing seasons is a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.

George Santayana

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

Mary Engelbreit

So often time it happens, we all live our life in chains, and we never even know we have the key.

The Eagles

The only people who find what they are looking for in life are the fault finders.

Foster’s Law

Think big thoughts but relish small pleasures.

H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Every thought is a seed. If you plant crab apples, don’t count on harvesting Golden Delicious.

Bill Meyer

We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.

Oscar Wilde

Defeat is not bitter unless you swallow it.

Joe Clark

The only disability in life is a bad attitude.

Scott Hamilton

If you aren’t fired with enthusiasm, you will be fired with enthusiasm.

Vince Lombardi

There are no menial jobs, only menial attitudes.

William J. Bennett

Being in a good frame of mind helps keep one in the picture of health.


Pride is the recognition of the fact that you are your own highest value and, like all of man’s values, it has to be earned.

Ayn Rand

There are people who don’t like capitalism, and people who don’t like PCs. But there’s no-one who likes the PC who doesn’t like Microsoft.

Bill Gates

It is not the body’s posture, but the heart’s attitude that counts when we pray.

Billy Graham

The next time you go out to a smoking party, young feller, fill your pipe with that ‘ere reflection.

Charles Dickens

In the end, everything is a gag.

Charlie Chaplin

Common Sense is that which judges the things given to it by other senses.

Leonardo da Vinci

The bullet that will kill me is not yet cast.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Whenever people agree with me I always feel I must be wrong.

Oscar Wilde

Why was I born with such contemporaries?

Oscar Wilde

I know nothing except the fact of my ignorance.


Your attitude, not your aptitude, will determine your altitude.

Zig Ziglar

Attitude determines the altitude of life.

Edwin Louis Cole

Your attitude towards failure determines your altitude after failure.

John C. Maxwell

Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.

Albert Einstein

Excellence is not a skill. It is an attitude….

Ralph Marston

Adopting the right attitude can convert a negative stress into a positive one.

Hans Selye

For success, attitude is equally as important as ability…

Walter Scott

Civilization is a method of living, an attitude of equal respect for all men.

Jane Addams

Bad attitudes will ruin your team.

Terry Bradshaw

Great effort springs naturally from great attitude.

Pat Riley

My attitude is, if someone’s going to criticize me, tell me to my face.

Simon Cowell

When you ain’t got no money, you gotta get an attitude.

Richard Pryor

Our attitude toward life determines life’s attitude towards us.

John N. Mitchell

Acting is magical. Change your look and your attitude, and you can be anyone.

Alicia Witt

When you are thwarted, it is your own attitude that is out of order.

Meister Eckhart

Most of us start out with a positive attitude and a plan to do our best.

Marilu Henner

Punk was defined by an attitude rather than a musical style.

David Byrne

Style is a reflection of your attitude and your personality.

Shawn Ashmore

Sales are contingent upon the attitude of the salesman not the attitude of the prospect.

W. Clement Stone

Fairness is not an attitude. It’s a professional skill that must be developed and exercised.

Brit Hume

A positive attitude is something everyone can work on, and everyone can learn how to employ it.

Joan Lunden

Excellence is not a skill, it’s an attitude.

Ralph Marston

My attitude is never to be satisfied, never enough, never.

Duke Ellington

Mental attitude and concentration are the keys to pitching.

Ferguson Jenkins

Negative attitude is nine times more powerful than positive attitude.

Bikram Choudhury

We awaken in others the same attitude of mind we hold toward them.

Elbert Hubbard

If a person gets his attitude toward money straight, it will help straighten out almost every other area in his life.

Billy Graham

Whenever I’m having a bad day and have an attitude, I stay home. I keep it at home.

Michael Clarke Duncan

You don’t have to have an attitude if you’re famous.

Adriana Lima

What was past was past. I suppose that was the general attitude.

V. S. Naipaul

I think my attitude to human beings has changed since leaving prison.

Jeffrey Archer

Just because you’re a luxury brand doesn’t mean you have to have an attitude.

Angela Ahrendts

What a stupid attitude we have in this country to personal stories.

Amanda Burton

Even as a little child, I’ve always had that comedian kind of attitude.

Etta James

An attitude is almost like a muscle. You can chose to have a good one. Find ways to exercise it, and make it grow.

Jerry S. Beall

You must always be positive! And always smile! A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but being positive will affect many people to make it worth the effort.

Daniel Carver

Our attitude is our personal boomerang to the world — Whatever we throw out will come back.

Lee J. Colan

It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. 

Dalai Lama

The basic thing is that everyone wants happiness, no one wants suffering. And happiness mainly comes from our own attitude, rather than from external factors.

Dalai Lama

You may not be able to change a situation, but with humor you can change your attitude about it.

Allen Klein

Be a little dog with a big dog attitude. Your attitude is the little thing that makes a big difference.

Peggy McColl

A healthy attitude is contagious; but don’t wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier.

Tom Stoppard

An attitude of positive expectation is the mark of the superior personality.

Brian Tracy

A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort.

Herm Albright

Attitudes are contagious. Are yours worth catching?

Dennis and Wendy Mannering

Life is a shipwreck but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats.


If you don’t think every day is a good day, just try missing one.

Cavett Robert

Oh, my friend, it’s not what they take away from you that counts. It’s what you do with what you have left.

Hubert H. Humphrey

Every day may not be good, but there’s something good in every day.


We always think we’d be happier in some faraway place, as if you could catch a plane to a state of mind.

Robert Brault

Happiness is an attitude. We either make ourselves miserable, or happy and strong. The amount of work is the same.

Francesca Reigler

There is nothing so easy but that it becomes difficult when you do it reluctantly.

Publius Terentius Afer

Learn to smile at every situation. See it as an opportunity to prove your strength and ability.

Joe Brown

The only difference between a good day and a bad day is your attitude.

Dennis S. Brown

Our ultimate freedom is the right and power to decide how anybody or anything outside ourselves will affect us.

Stephen Covey

If you have nothing to be grateful for check your pulse.


A strong positive mental attitude will create more miracles than any wonder drug.

Patricia Neal

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

William James

Change your thoughts and you change your world.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Katherine Mansfield

Anywhere is paradise; it’s up to you.


Whenever anyone has offended me, I try to raise my soul so high that the offense cannot reach it.

René Descartes

I am an optimist. It does not seem too much use being anything else.

Winston Churchill

Your choices of action may be limited, but your choices of thought are not.


Choosing to be positive and having a grateful attitude is going to determine how you’re going to live your life.

Joel Osteen

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