Positive Thinking Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old positive thinking quotes, positive thinking sayings, and positive thinking proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

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

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Positive thinking is the key to success in business, education, pro football, anything that you can mention. I go out there thinking that I'm going to complete every pass.     

Ron Jaworski

Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact.     

William James

Follow your heart, listen to your inner voice, stop caring about what others think.     

Roy T. Bennett

If you have an open, loving, positive attitude, anything burdensome in life can be lightened!     

James Van Praagh

The only place where your dream becomes impossible is in your own thinking.     

Robert H Schuller

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

Francesca Reigler

The next time you feel slightly uncomfortable with the pressure in your life, remember no pressure, no diamonds. Pressure is a part of success.     

Eric Thomas

If you can dream it, then you can achieve it. You will get all you want in life if you help enough other people get what they want.     

Zig Ziglar

When life brings you full circle, pay attention. There's a lesson there.     

Mandy Hale

Don't be pushed around by the fears in your mind. Be led by the dreams in your heart.     

Roy T. Bennett

Take responsibility of your own happiness, never put it in other people's hands.     

Roy T. Bennett

The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential… these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence.     


Learning is a gift. Even when pain is your teacher.     

Maya Watson

Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.     

Zig Ziglar

A positive attitude may not solve every problem but it makes solving any problem a more pleasant experience.     

Grant Fairley

Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you'll start having positive results.     

Willie Nelson

If you can change your mind, you can change your life.     

William James

We are all here for some special reason. Stop being a prisoner of your past. Become the architect of your future.     

Robin Sharma

Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.     

Benjamin Franklin

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

John N. Mitchell

Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.     

Maria Robinson

To be happy is to think positively, confidently and optimistically.     

Dr T.P.Chia

Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.     

Henry Ford

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

Joel Osteen

Life is a gift, and it offers us the privilege, opportunity, and responsibility to give something back by becoming more.     

Tony Robbins

Good things come with positive thoughts, values, judgments and choices!     

Dr T.P.Chia

The positive thinker sees the invisible, feels the intangible, and achieves the impossible.     

Winston Churchill

Positive thinking can be contagious. Being surrounded by winners helps you develop into a winner.     

Arnold Schwarzenegger

When the world pushes you to your knees, you're in the perfect position to pray.