Staying Positive Sayings and Quotes

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

Positive anything is better than negative nothing.      

Elbert Hubbard

Work hard, stay positive, and get up early. It's the best part of the day.     

George Allen

Delete the negative; accentuate the positive!     

Donna Karan

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

Joel Osteen

Always turn a negative situation into a positive situation.     

Michael Jordan

Love yourself. It is important to stay positive because beauty comes from the inside out.     

Jenn Proske

When you go through a negative situation, don't think about it. Make it positive.     

Yoko Ono

Surround yourself with positive people and situations, and avoid negativity.     

Doreen Virtue

If you absolutely can't stay positive, don't go negative, just cruise neutral for a while until you can get back up.     

Terri Guillemets

STAYING POSITIVE does not mean that things will turn out okay. Rather it is knowing that YOU will be okay no matter how things turn out.     


By choosing positivity you become a contender for the human spirit giving hope to those in need.     

Bryant McGill

It makes a big difference in your life when you stay positive.     

Ellen DeGeneres

Have fun, be yourself, enjoy life and stay positive.     

Tatiana Maslany

A fantastic positive ATTITUDE makes a great day! SMILE!     

Mary D. Bradford

Positive thoughts lead to positive results.     

Maria V. Snyder

Before you leave the house, you need to make up your mind that you're going to stay positive and enjoy the day no matter what comes your way. You have to decide ahead of time.     

Joel Osteen

If you tell yourself you feel fine, you will.     

Jodi Picoult

You can, you should, and if you're brave enough to start, you will.     

Stephen King

Even in a bad situation, there's always a positive side. Even if you can't see it yet.     

Susane Colasanti

The most important thing is to stay positive.     

Saku Koivu

You must absolutely refuse to surrender to the negative in your life. It is a cancer that attacks the very core of what you could be. It forces you into a hole that you can't climb out of and sucks you down into a darkness that leaves you resorting to blaming others and constantly searching for a way to take down your colleagues, coworkers, friends or even family members. Being and staying positive is a conscious decision, not a random act.     

Patrick Bisher

A person with a positive attitude is like a fruit of all seasons.     

Shiv Khera

When you are joyful, when you say yes to life and have fun and project positivity all around you, you become a sun in the center of every constellation, and people want to be near you.     

Shannon L. Alder

Stay positive. Sometimes you don't even realize you're blocking your own blessings by thinking negatively and holding on to the past. Learn to let go.     

Germany Kent

I think the main reason for staying positive is because if I walk out this door and get hit by a car and I have 10 seconds to live, in those 10 seconds, am I gonna sit there and regret being having been negative and bored my whole life?     

John Newman

I am blood type O-positive, which I remember by staying 'optimistic positive.'     

Michael Weatherly

I have rules about eating, exercising and rules about staying positive. And these rules are sacred to me.     

Richard Simmons

I have to think of the positive; that's how I cope.     

Ingrid Newkirk

What I've learned from my own journey, and from my family's experience with cancer, is how important it is to stay positive and move forward. Not every day is going to be perfect; that's life. But staying positive is going to get you to the next day.     

Bonnie Blair

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

Willie Nelson