We are what we eat, just as we are what we think. We create our own perceptions and reality, so knowing this, why not make our reality positive and fulfilling? The mind is very powerful and with proper conditioning, we can turn it from negative to positive with relative ease.
These quotes are a great reminder that we can shape our minds and thus, shape our destiny. These words of wisdom are as effective and powerful as you think they are. Enjoy!
“When we are no longer able to change a situation – we are challenged to change ourselves.” – Viktor E. Frankl
“Positive thinking isn’t about expecting the best to happen every time, but accepting that whatever happens is the best for this moment.” – Unknown
“If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.” – Wayne Dyer
“If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.” – Maya Angelou
“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 greatest discovery of any generation is that a human being can alter his life by altering his attitude.” – William James
“People may hear your words, but they feel your attitude.” – John C. Maxwell
“Having a positive mental attitude is asking how something can be done rather than saying it can’t be done.” – Bo Bennett
“Life is a train of moods like a string of beads; and as we pass through them they prove to be many colored lenses, which paint the world their own hue, and each shows us only what lies in its own focus.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
“You are the conductor of your own attitude! Nobody else can compose your thoughts for you.” – Lee J. Colan
“Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.” – Leo Tolstoy
“I am talking about being optimistic enough to sow some seeds in the hope that some of them will germinate and grow into flowers.” – Philippa Perry
“One of the most wonderful things about having a positive attitude is the number of people it touches, many times in ways you’ll never know.” – Mac Anderson
“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.” – Irving Berlin
“A pessimist is one who makes difficulties of his opportunities and an optimist is one who makes opportunities of his difficulties.” – Harry S. Truman
“Happiness is an attitude. We either make ourselves miserable, or happy and strong. The amount of work is the same.” – Francesca Reigler
“Perpetual optimism is a force multiplier.” – Colin Powell
“Put yourself in a state of mind where you say to yourself, “Here is an opportunity for me to celebrate like never before, my own power, my own ability to get myself to do whatever is necessary.” –Unknown
“A man sees in the world what he carries in his heart.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
“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. You shall begin it serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
When we’re happy and positive, we feel good. When we feel good about our life, we help others. When we help others, their lives improve and that in turn makes us feel even better. It really is a beautiful circle of love, gratitude and positivity!