Positive Uplifting Sayings and Quotes

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


Never let your head hang down. Never give up and sit down and grieve. Find another way. And don't pray when it rains if you don't pray when the sun shines.     

Richard M. Nixon

You must learn from the mistakes of others. You can't possibly live long enough to make them all yourself.     

Sam Levenson

Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

William James

Learn how to be happy with what you have while you pursue all that you want.     

Jim Rohn

The strength within us comes from God.     

Lailah Gifty Akita

Today was a difficult day. Tomorrow will be better.     

Kevin Henkes

Always believe that something wonderful is about to happen.     

Sukhraj S. Dhillon

You can't make positive choices for the rest of your life without an environment that makes those choices easy, natural, and enjoyable.     

Deepak Chopra

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

Winston S. Churchill

Every struggle you overcome, will build the strength of your spirit.     

Lailah Gifty Akita

Change means that what was before wasn't perfect. People want things to be better.     

Esther Dyson

Have great hopes and dare to go all out for them. Have great dreams and dare to live them. Have tremendous expectations and believe in them.     

Norman Vincent Peale

Think positively and masterfully, with confidence and faith, and life becomes more secure, more fraught with action, richer in experience and achievement.     

Edward Rickenbacker

Rise above the storm and you will find the sunshine.     

Mario Fernandez

Tomorrow is a new day. You shall begin it well & serenely, & with too high a spirit to be cumbered with your old nonsense. This day is too dear with its hopes & invitations to waste a moment on the rotten yesterdays.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Yesterday is not ours to recover, but tomorrow is ours to win or lose.     

Lyndon B. Johnson

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

Zig Ziglar

Obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.     

Michael Jordan

When you think positively, you attract divine forces for a positive lifestyle.     

Lailah Gifty Akita

We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.     

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed of an equal or greater benefit.     

Napoleon Hill

In every day, there are 1,440 minutes. That means we have 1,440 daily opportunities to make a positive impact.     

Les Brown

Believe you can and you're halfway there.     

Theodore Roosevelt

Nothing in life is so hard that you can't make it easier by the way you take it.     

Ellen Glasgow

It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light.     

Aristotle Onassis

If you have good thoughts they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely.     

Roald Dahl

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

Willie Nelson

Hope is important because it can make the present moment less difficult to bear. If we believe that tomorrow will be better, we can bear a hardship today.     

Thich Nhat Hanh

Every great accomplishments requires great grace and great enthusiasm.     

Lailah Gifty Akita