Positive Thinking Quotes to Uplift Your Spirit

Famous positive thinking quotes can provide extra bit of motivation to get through the day and keep your spirits high. Whether you are looking for a new mantra to live by or a simple reminder to stay positive, these powerful quotes can help you to realize your ambitions and ignite your passion.

Let these empowering positive thinking quotes fuel your resilience and guide you towards a happier, more positive mindset.

Best Positive Thinking Quotes

Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning. Albert Einstein

Don’t be pushed around by the fears in your mind. Be led by the dreams in your heart. Roy T. Bennett

The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude. Oprah Winfrey

Instead of worrying about what you cannot control, shift your energy to what you can create. Roy T. Bennett

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

Be the reason someone smiles. Be the reason someone feels loved and believes in the goodness in people. Roy T. Bennett

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

Be mindful. Be grateful. Be positive. Be true. Be kind. Roy T. Bennett

I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear. Nelson Mandela

motivational positive thinking quotes

Accept yourself, love yourself, and keep moving forward. If you want to fly, you have to give up what weighs you down. Roy T. Bennett

Some days there won’t be a song in your heart. Sing anyway. Emory Austin

Believe in yourself. You are braver than you think, more talented than you know, and capable of more than you imagine. Roy T. Bennett

There are always flowers for those who want to see them. Henry Matisse

Don’t waste your time in anger, regrets, worries, and grudges. Life is too short to be unhappy. Roy T. Bennett

Anything that’s not positive, I don’t have the energy to focus on it. Anything that’s not going in the right direction, I don’t have the time or the energy. DMX

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Don’t let the expectations and opinions of other people affect your decisions. It’s your life, not theirs. Do what matters most to you; do what makes you feel alive and happy. Don’t let the expectations and ideas of others limit who you are. If you let others tell you who you are, you are living their reality not yours. There is more to life than pleasing people. There is much more to life than following others’ prescribed path. There is so much more to life than what you experience right now. You need to decide who you are for yourself. Become a whole being. Adventure. Roy T. Bennett

No matter what you’re going through, there’s a light at the end of the tunnel and it may seem hard to get to it but you can do it and just keep working towards it and you’ll find the positive side of things. Demi Lovato

It’s only after you’ve stepped outside your comfort zone that you begin to change, grow, and transform. Roy T. Bennett

Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve. Napoleon Hill

Even if you cannot change all the people around you, you can change the people you choose to be around. Life is too short to waste your time on people who don’t respect, appreciate, and value you. Spend your life with people who make you smile, laugh, and feel loved. Roy T. Bennett

powerful positive thinking quotes

We May Encounter Many Defeats But We Must Not Be Defeated. Maya Angelou

You cannot control the behavior of others, but you can always choose how you respond to it. Roy T. Bennett

Choose the positive. You have a choice. You are the master of your attitude. Choose the positive, the constructive. Bruce Lee

More smiling, less worrying. More compassion, less judgment. More blessed, less stressed. More love, less hate. Roy T. Bennett

The greatest source of happiness is the ability to be grateful at all times. Zig Ziglar

Life becomes easier and more beautiful when we can see the good in other people. Roy T. Bennett

uplifting positive thinking quotes

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

Success is not how high you have climbed, but how you make a positive difference to the world. Roy T. Bennett

You are the conductor of your own attitude! Nobody else can compose your thoughts for you. Lee J. Colan

Pursue what catches your heart, not what catches your eyes. Roy T. Bennett

If you look the right way, you can see that the whole world is a garden. Frances Hodgson Burnett

Make improvements, not excuses. Seek respect, not attention. Roy T. Bennett

If you’re not positive energy, you’re negative energy. Mark Cuban

Start each day with a positive thought and a grateful heart. Roy T. Bennett

wise positive thinking quotes

Be grateful for what you already have while you pursue your goals. If you aren’t grateful for what you already have, what makes you think you would be happy with more. Roy T. Bennett

Realize that if a door closed, it’s because what was behind it wasn’t meant for you. Mandy Hale

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

Don’t let mental blocks control you. Set yourself free. Confront your fear and turn the mental blocks into building blocks. Dr. Roopleen

Life is about accepting the challenges along the way, choosing to keep moving forward, and savoring the journey. Roy T. Bennett

You willed yourself to where you are today, so will yourself out of it. Stephen Richards

Be brave to stand for what you believe in even if you stand alone. Roy T. Bennett

Mind is a flexible mirror, adjust it, to see a better world. Amit Ray

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Great things happen to those who don’t stop believing, trying, learning, and being grateful. Roy T. Bennett

There is strange comfort in knowing that no matter what happens today, the Sun will rise again tomorrow. Aaron Lauritsen

To shine your brightest light is to be who you truly are. Roy T. Bennett

If you tell yourself you feel fine, you will. Jodi Picoult

Sometimes you have to lose all you have to find out who you truly are. Roy T. Bennett

Everything is within your power, and your power is within you. Janice Trachtman

Be thankful for everything that happens in your life; it’s all an experience. Roy T. Bennett

You have to open up to the world and learn optimism. Contentment with the past, happiness with the present, and hope for the future. Learned optimisim. Jennifer Crusie

Do not let the memories of your past limit the potential of your future. There are no limits to what you can achieve on your journey through life, except in your mind. Roy T. Bennett

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Live your life, sing your song. Not full of expectations. Not for the ovations. But for the joy of it. Rasheed Ogunlaru

Stop comparing yourself to other people, just choose to be happy and live your own life. Roy T. Bennett

Keep your face always toward the sunshine and shadows will fall behind you. Walt Whitman

You are not rich until you have a rich heart. Roy T. Bennett

I do not believe in taking the right decision, I take a decision and make it right. Muhammad Ali Jinnah

Let the improvement of yourself keep you so busy that you have no time to criticize others. Roy T. Bennett

It’s a funny thing about life, once you begin to take note of the things you are grateful for, you begin to lose sight of the things that you lack. Germany Kent

encouraging positive thinking quotes

Do not set aside your happiness. Do not wait to be happy in the future. The best time to be happy is always now. Roy T. Bennett

Our beliefs about what we are and what we can precisely determine what we can be. Tony Robbins

Believe in your infinite potential. Your only limitations are those you set upon yourself. Roy T. Bennett

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

Listen with curiosity. Speak with honesty. Act with integrity. The greatest problem with communication is we don’t listen to understand. We listen to reply. When we listen with curiosity, we don’t listen with the intent to reply. We listen for what’s behind the words. Roy T. Bennett

Focus on an ocean of positives, not a puddle of negatives. Kevin Ansbro

famous positive thinking quotes

We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorns have roses. Alphonse Karr

Think about every good thing in your life right now. Free yourself of worrying. Let go of the anxiety, breathe. Stay positive, all is well. Germany Kent

It’s your life; you don’t need someone’s permission to live the life you want. Be brave to live from your heart. Roy T. Bennett

Accept hardship as a necessary discipline. Lailah Gifty Akita

The more you feed your mind with positive thoughts, the more you can attract great things into your life. Roy T. Bennett

Believing in negative thoughts is the single greatest obstruction to success. Charles F. Glassman

inspirational positive thinking quotes

Be Brave and Take Risks: You need to have faith in yourself. Be brave and take risks. You don’t have to have it all figured out to move forward. Roy T. Bennett

Well, if it can be thought, it can be done, a problem can be overcome. E.A. Bucchianeri

Happiness depends on your mindset and attitude. Roy T. Bennett

Decision decides destiny. What God wants you to become is the positive person you decide to become when led by God’s spirit. Israelmore Ayivo

Surround yourself with people who believe in your dreams, encourage your ideas, support your ambitions, and bring out the best in you. Roy T. Bennett

Being positive doesn’t happen by chance. It’s a decision. Diamante Lavendar

Do what you love, love what you do, and with all your heart give yourself to it. Roy T. Bennett

Today’s present is tomorrow’s past, so make this present a beautiful one. Luffina Lourduraj

When you do the right thing, you get the feeling of peace and serenity associated with it. Do it again and again. Roy T. Bennett

inspiring positive thinking quotes

It’s not only our capacity but also our belief that defines our ability to move forward. Mozella Ademiluyi

Once you realize you deserve a bright future, letting go of your dark past is the best choice you will ever make. Roy T. Bennett

If you are waking up believing that there is more to life than there is then there is more for you out there. Oscar Auliq Ice

If you believe very strongly in something, stand up and fight for it. Roy T. Bennett

Do good, live in the most positive and joyful way possible every day. Roy T. Bennett

Always remember people who have helped you along the way, and don’t forget to lift someone up. Roy T. Bennett

Never underestimate the power you have to take your life in a new direction. Germany Kent

The biggest wall you have to climb is the one you build in your mind Never let your mind talk you out of your dreams, trick you into giving up. Never let your mind become the greatest obstacle to success. To get your mind on the right track, the rest will follow. Roy T. Bennett

Never allow your mind to wander untamed like a wild animal that exists on the basis of survival of the fittest. Tame your mind with consistent focus on your goals and desires. Stephen Richards

Maturity is when you stop complaining and making excuses, and start making changes. Roy T. Bennett

Instead of saying, I’m damaged, I’m broken, I have trust issues say I’m healing, I’m rediscovering myself, I’m starting over. Horacio Jones

meaningful positive thinking quotes

What’s done is done. What’s gone is gone. One of life’s lessons is always moving on. It’s okay to look back to see how far you’ve come but keep moving forward. Roy T. Bennett

Think big thoughts but relish small pleasures. H. Jackson Brown Jr.

Smile more. Smiling can make you and others happy. Roy T. Bennett

Positive energy is attracted to positive energy. Deborah Day

When the going gets tough, put one foot in front of the other and just keep going. Don’t give up. Roy T. Bennett

Thoughts Become Things. Choose The Good Ones! Mike Dooley

It’s never too late to change your life for the better. You don’t have to take huge steps to change your life. Making even the smallest changes to your daily routine can make a big difference to your life. Roy T. Bennett

best positive thinking quotes

Its a mathematical fact that two negatives make a positive so even under adverse circumstances think positively. Dr. Amit Abraham

Strong people have a strong sense of self worth and self awareness; they don’t need the approval of others. Roy T. Bennett

Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference. Winston Churchill

Do not let arrogance go to your head and despair to your heart; do not let compliments go to your head and criticisms to your heart; do not let success go to your head and failure to your heart. Roy T. Bennett

Grateful souls focus on the happiness and abundance present in their lives and this in turn attracts more abundance and joy towards them. Stephen Richards

Sometimes all a person wants is an empathetic ear; all he or she needs is to talk it out. Just offering a listening ear and an understanding heart for his or her suffering can be a big comfort. Roy T. Bennett

Don’t step backward toward nothing, step forward toward something, better awkward steps forward, than coward steps backward. Victoria Addino

Everyone you meet is a part of your journey, but not all of them are meant to stay in your life. Some people are just passing through to bring you gifts; either they’re blessings or lessons. Roy T. Bennett

Be the kind of person who dares to face life’s challenges and overcome them rather than dodging them. Roy T. Bennett

Count your blessings, not your problems. Count your own blessings, not someone else’s. Remember that jealousy is when you count someone else’s blessings instead of your own. Roy T. Bennett

Appreciate every little beautiful moment in every day of your life. Give it a try and you’ll see the world from another perspective. Thea Kristine May

Stop giving other people the power to control your happiness, your mind, and your life. If you don’t take control of yourself and your own life, someone else is bound to try. Roy T. Bennett

Life’s trials will test you, and shape you, but don’t let them change who you are. Aaron Lauritsen

A smile puts you on the right track. A smile makes the world a beautiful place. When you lose your smile, you lose your way in the chaos of life. Roy T. Bennett

Cultivate an optimistic mind, use your imagination, always consider alternatives, and dare to believe that you can make possible what others think is impossible. Rodolfo Costa

You’ll learn, as you get older, that rules are made to be broken. Be bold enough to live life on your terms, and never, ever apologize for it. Go against the grain, refuse to conform, take the road less traveled instead of the well beaten path. Laugh in the face of adversity, and leap before you look. Dance as though everybody is watching. March to the beat of your own drummer. And stubbornly refuse to fit in. Mandy Hale

It is better to dwell on the beautiful things in life than the negative. Lailah Gifty Akita

If you have a strong purpose in life, you don’t have to be pushed. Your passion will drive you there. Roy T. Bennett

You are blessed, You are great. You are not alone. You are powerful. Amit Ray

Guard well your thoughts when alone and your words when accompanied. Roy T. Bennett

If you ever walk down a path surrounding by negative energy, look for the fork in the path then cross over to the positive side. Victoria Addino

Nothing can disturb your peace of mind unless you allow it to. Roy T. Bennett

Perpetual optimism is a force multiplier. Colin Powell

You are unique. You have different talents and abilities. You don’t have to always follow in the footsteps of others. And most important, you should always remind yourself that you don’t have to do what everyone else is doing and have a responsibility to develop the talents you have been given. Roy T. Bennett

If you call a thing bad you do little, if you call a thing good you do much. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

You cannot change anyone, but you can be the reason someone changes. Roy T. Bennett

Positive thought is healthy to the soul. Lailah Gifty Akita

Each day brings new opportunities, allowing you to constantly live with love be there for others bring a little light into someone’s day. Be grateful and live each day to the fullest. Roy T. Bennett

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

The strongest people find the courage and caring to help others, even if they are going through their own storm. Roy T. Bennett

Life is a shipwreck but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats. Voltaire

The surest way to make your dreams come true is to live them. Roy T. Bennett

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

Kindness is not a business. True kindness expects nothing in return and should never act with conditions. Roy T. Bennett

Famous Positive Thinking Quotes

A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort. Herm Albright

Get going. Move forward. Aim High. Plan a takeoff. Don’t just sit on the runway and hope someone will come along and push the airplane. It simply won’t happen. Change your attitude and gain some altitude. Believe me, you’ll love it up here. Donald Trump

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

Courage is feeling fear, not getting rid of fear, and taking action in the face of fear. Roy T. Bennett

Optimism things will go my way. Positivism everything is perfect right here and now, whether I like it or not. Stefan Edmunds

To have what you have never had, you have to do what you have never done. Roy T. Bennett

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

Being grateful does not mean that everything is necessarily good. It just means that you can accept it as a gift. Roy T. Bennett

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

Perfectionism is the enemy of happiness. Embrace being perfectly imperfect. Learn from your mistakes and forgive yourself, you’ll be happier. We make mistakes because we are imperfect. Learn from your mistakes, forgive yourself, and keep moving forward. Roy T. Bennett

Don’t waste your time being envious of what you don’t have or who you want to be. Instead, focus on what you do have and who you can become. April Mae Monterrosa

You are in charge of your own happiness; you don’t need to wait for other people’s permission to be happy. Roy T. Bennett

Whenever something bad happens, keep calm, take a few deep breaths and shift the focus to something positive. Roy T. Bennett

Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success. Dr. Joyce Brothers

Sometimes it takes a heartbreak to shake us awake help us see we are worth so much more than we’re settling for. Mandy Hale

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

Don’t let others tell you what you can’t do. Don’t let the limitations of others limit your vision. If you can remove your self doubt and believe in yourself, you can achieve what you never thought possible. Roy T. Bennett

To love what you do and feel that it matters how could anything be more fun? Katharine Graham

Always have a willing hand to help someone, you might be the only one that does. Roy T. Bennett

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

A smart person knows how to talk. A wise person knows when to be silent. Roy T. Bennett

Positive energy is power. Use it more in your life, and see for yourself the success it creates. Stephan Labossiere

Turn your obstacles into opportunities and your problems into possibilities. Roy T. Bennett

Our attitude toward life determines life’s attitude towards us. John N. Mitchell

Never let hard lessons harden your heart; the hard lessons of life are meant to make you better, not bitter. Roy T. Bennett

If you don’t think every day is a good day, just try missing one. Cavett Robert

A busy, vibrant, goal oriented woman is so much more attractive than a woman who waits around for a man to validate her existence. Mandy Hale

Positive anything is better than negative nothing. Elbert Hubbard

If you have a dream, don’t just sit there. Gather courage to believe that you can succeed and leave no stone unturned to make it a reality. Dr. Roopleen

You can, you should, and if you’re brave enough to start, you will. Stephen King

Be the positive impact on the lives of others. Roy T. Bennett

With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts. Eleanor Roosevelt

It’s worth making time to find the things that really stir your soul. That’s what makes you really feel alive. You have to say no to other things you’re used to, and do it with all your heart. Roy T. Bennett

I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be. Douglas Adams

Most of us must learn to love people and use things rather than loving things and using people. Roy T. Bennett

One small positive thought can change your whole day. Zig Ziglar

Dreams don’t work unless you take action. The surest way to make your dreams come true is to live them. Roy T. Bennett

Happiness, like unhappiness, is a proactive choice. Stephen Covey

Learning to distance yourself from all the negativity is one of the greatest lessons to achieve inner peace. Roy T. Bennett

Optimism is a happiness magnet. If you stay positive, good things and good people will be drawn to you. Mary Lou Retton

It takes sunshine and rain to make a rainbow. There would be no rainbows without sunshine and rain. Roy T. Bennett

Find a place inside where there’s joy, and the joy will burn out the pain. Joseph Campbell

Some things cannot be taught; they must be experienced. You never learn the most valuable lessons in life until you go through your own journey. Roy T. Bennett

The less you respond to negative people, the more positive your life will become. Paulo Coelho

It doesn’t matter how many times you get knocked down. All that matters is you get up one more time than you were knocked down. Roy T. Bennett

One of the most efficient ways you can improve your life is by simply thinking in a more positive way. Robert Norman

Failure is a bend in the road, not the end of the road. Learn from failure and keep moving forward. Roy T. Bennett

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

It takes guts and humility to admit mistakes. Admitting we’re wrong is courage, not weakness. Roy T. Bennett

A positive attitude can really make dreams come true it did for me. David Bailey

Discipline Your Mind to Think Positively: Discipline your mind to see the good in every situation and look on the best side of every event. Roy T. Bennett

Stay positive and happy. Work hard and don’t give up hope. Be open to criticism and keep learning. Surround yourself with happy, warm and genuine people. Tena Desae