Positive Quotes

The simple act of paying positive attention to people has a great deal to do with productivity.
– Thomas J. Peters
The President, in talking about freedom and democracy, is sparking a wave of very positive democratic sentiment that might help us override both Islamic fundamentalism that has formed in that region, and also some of the hatred for our policies of invading Iraq.
– Bill Richardson
If you have a positive attitude and constantly strive to give your best effort, eventually you will overcome your immediate problems and find you are ready for greater challenges.
– Pat Riley
You should tell yourself frequently 'I will only react to constructive suggestions.' This gives you positive ammunition against your own negative thoughts and those of others.
– Jane Roberts
When you come off something really disappointing, you want to come back and kind of regroup and get involved in something positive right away.
– Andy Roddick
Most of the luxuries and many of the so-called comforts of life are not only not indispensable, but positive hindrances to the elevation of mankind.
– Henry David Thoreau
Let's not dismiss or attack individual ideas as being inadequate before we have had a chance to assess their positive effect as part of a whole solution.
– John Thune
We succeed in enterprises which demand the positive qualities we possess, but we excel in those which can also make use of our defects.
– Alexis de Tocqueville
People who talk about revolution and class struggle without referring explicitly to everyday life, without understanding what is subversive about love and what is positive in the refusal of constraints, such people have a corpse in their mouth.
– Raoul Vaneigem
I hate banks. They do nothing positive for anybody except take care of themselves. They're first in with their fees and first out when there's trouble.
– Earl Warren
I don't think of myself as a role model. I do try to live in a compassionate, considerate and positive way. The only advice I can offer is to find what you love to do, find the joy in it, and express yourself through your passion.
– Barry Williams
Your smile will give you a positive countenance that will make people feel comfortable around you.
– Les Brown
Your best creative assets do not occur unless you do a mental shift. You have to be in a positive frame of mind because inspiration is fleeting. I walk to work for inspiration and to clear my mind.
– Ron Ben-Israel
You wish to put a positive construction on your deeds and words.
– Nigel Rees
You should also appreciate the goodness around you, and surround yourself with positive people.
– Nadia Comaneci
You shall always find what you created in your mind, for instance, a benevolent God or an evil Devil. Between them are countless facets. Therefore, concentrate on the depth of your consciousness and on what you consider to be positive and good.
– Hans Bender
You might think the thinner version of yourself is going to be the most positive or confident, but that's not how it is for me. When I'm over 200 pounds, that's when I'm the most confident version of myself.
– Garrett Hedlund
You know I think that going into therapy is a very positive thing, and talking about it is really helpful, because the more you talk the more your fears fade, because you get it out.
– Fran Drescher
You hear certain things, negative things, all the time that aren't true, but you never hear about the positive.
– Floyd Mayweather, Jr.
You have to listen to the people who have a negative opinion as well as those who have positive opinion. Just to make sure that you are blending all these opinions in your mind before a decision is made.
– Carlos Ghosn