Here are some hand-picked positive thinking quotes that are fantastic pick me ups. Depending on our mood at the time, they can inspire, motivate or challenge us when we really need it. They can also help remind us that there is always hope no matter the circumstances.
I will continually add to these positive thinking quotes with any gems that I find, so do check back.
Remember no one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Nothing is impossible, the word itself says 'I'm possible!'
Dream big and dare to fail.
Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.
The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't have any.
If you look at what you have in life, you'll always have more.
If you look at what you don't have in life, you'll never have enough.
Never believe that a few caring people can't change the world,
for indeed, that's all who ever have.
Don't let your failures go to your heart, don't let your successes go to your head.
Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.
Whether you think you can or you think you can't, either way you are right.
Neither failure nor success has the power to change your state of being.
You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something,
build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.
The world as we have created it is a process of our thinking.
It cannot be changed without changing our thinking.
When it looked like the sun wouldn't shine anymore, God put a rainbow in the clouds.
Build your own dreams, or someone else will hire you to build theirs.
Nothing is either good or bad but thinking makes it so.
Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life.
In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.
I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.
By changing nothing, nothing changes.
If you hear a voice within you say 'you cannot paint' then by all means paint
and that voice will be silenced.
Vincent Van Gogh
When you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not
have a single bit of talent left and could say, I used everything you gave me.
There are always flowers for those who want to see them.
Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny
matters compared to what lies within us.
It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent,
but the one most responsive to change.
Dance like there's nobody watching, love like you'll never be hurt, sing like
there's nobody listening, and live like its heaven on earth.
William W Purkey
Eighty percent of life's success is showing up.
Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
He who says he can, and he who says he cannot, are both correct.
We are what we think. All that we are arises with our thoughts.
With our thoughts we make the world.
You can never cross the ocean unless you have the
courage to lose sight of the shore.
How to succeed? Try hard enough.