In life, we often face challenges that seem unfair. We might get laid off from the job of our dreams, have a loved one face a serious illness, or discover that a friend has broken our trust. Even though it's impossible to avoid having bad things happen, we always maintain control over how we respond to the situation. Let YourDictionary's attitude quotes remind you to keep a healthy sense of perspective no matter what obstacles life throws your way.
Attitude is everything.
Whether you think you can or you think you can't, you're right.Henry Ford
Leadership is practiced not so much in words as in attitude and in actions.Harold S. Geneen
The scientific attitude of mind involves a sweeping away of all other desires in the interest of the desire to know.bertrand russell
The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude.Oprah Winfrey
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.thomas jefferson
I hope the millions of people I've touched have the optimism and desire to share their goals and hard work and persevere with a positive attitude.Michael Jordan
Tuslidas’s attitude toward life and literature was distinctly more objective. Quite naturally, therefore, he has used the objective forms – the epic and the narrative – besides of course, the lyric as vehicles of his devotional poetry.K. R. sundararajan
Oprah Winfrey is a firm believer in the power of a positive attitude, having overcome a traumatic childhood to become one of the most recognized faces on TV. "The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude," she said.
With a positive attitude, you can turn what first seems like a weakness into a chance to become a stronger and more accomplished person. Basketball player Michael Jordan wasn't always a superstar. He had to practice for years to reach the level of success that he achieved, never giving up hope along the way. "My attitude is that if you push me towards something that you think is a weakness, then I will turn that perceived weakness into a strength," he said.
A positive attitude does more than just change your outlook. It can motivate and inspire everyone around you. American businessman Harold S. Geneen attributed much of his success to having an attitude that inspired his employees to always try their best. "Leadership is practiced not so much in words as in attitude and in actions," he said.
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