Optimistic Quotes Page 2
"There are two ways to approach life: one to focus on the good in everything
or, two to focus on the negative."
"Optimism means expecting the best but self-confidence means knowing
how to handle the worst."
"Belief in the power of optimism rests on a simple idea: by looking at
the future, we can hang tough and do our best in the present."
Gabriele Oettingen, Rethinking Positive Thinking
"You need to be optimistic and understand that even with the high
divorce rates, there are still successful marriages and so can your
marriage be a happy and fulfilling one."
Barry Gates, Marriage
"While the Perfectionist rejects failure, the Optimalist accepts it
as a natural part of life and as an experience that is inextricably linked
Tal Ben-Shahar, Being Happy
Train your mind to think positively. Try to have an optimistic
outlook in the midst of a negative situation.
Jonathan Brown, Depression
Self-belief, optimism, and hard work, these things don't guarantee
to get any of us to the top, but they at least give us a fighting chance.
Positive attitude is more of a philosophy that builds on the fact that
having an optimistic disposition in any circumstance of life can
help you in enhancing achievement and positive changes.
Dan Miller, Positive Attitude - Key to Success
Stay optimistic and exude positive energy, even if there is negativity surrounding you.
Diann B. Murr, Wake Up Successful
Be excited by the future, and meet it with a sense of optimism.
Rohen Phoenix, How to Build Self-Esteem and Crush Anxiety
Being overly optimistic about your own abilities and knowledge,
particularly if the beliefs far exceed the actual level of skill/ knowledge,
is not good either.
Joanna Jast, Laser-Sharp Focus
"Being an optimist does not mean you do not feel the sorrow of
Steve Pease, Thanksgiving
"The invention of powerful new tools and the development of
potent new insights - and the discovery of rich new
continents - led to exciting new ways of seeing the world and
expansive optimism about the future."
Al Gore, The Future
"To get happier, try gratitude, giving back, savoring, encouraging
your optimism, and celebrating progress."
Jonathan Harnum, Practice Like This
"Take the time to help other people without expecting a reward or
gratitude is definitely important in living an optimistic life."
Krista "KK" Weatherspoon, 50 Things To Know
"Optimism is better than despair. So let us be loving, hopeful and optimistic.
And we'll change the world."
"Life is too short to spend your precious time trying to convince a
person who wants to live in gloom and doom otherwise. Give lifting
that person your best shot, but don't hang around long enough
for his or her bad attitude to pull you down. Instead, surround yourself
with optimistic people."
"Embrace this New Year with the enthusiasm of a child,
with the optimism filled with hope, and motivation to
achieve all that you wish for."
Catherine Pulsifer, New Year Wishes
"Gratitude breeds optimism, enthusiasm, resilience, happiness,
and overall satisfaction which can decrease anxiety and depression."
Beth Bunchman, Cultivating Gratitude
"Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done
without hope and confidence."
"I'm talking about an idea that most content, successful people
already know: optimism is a proven
strategy for success that is scientifically quantifiable and easily
applicable in both your professional
and personal lives. It works."
Leeza Gibbons, Fierce Optimism
"An optimist is rather someone who is bullish about life
simply because he is an optimist."
Terry Eagleton, Hope without Optimism
"This belief that the future will probably be much better than
the past and present is known as the 'optimism bias,'
and most of us have it.
Tali Sharot, The Science of Optimism
"Two men looked out through the same bars;
one sees the mud, and one the stars."
Funny Quotes about Life
"Positive things happen to positive things."
"Optimism makes a life happier and meaningful."
"I'm an optimist. I've always believed the future is going to be better
than the past. And I also believe I have a role in that. The great thing about
human beings, myself in particular, is that I can change. I can do better.
If you can get up every day, stay optimistic, and believe the future is better than the past, those few things get you through a lot of tough times."
"A pessimist only sees the dark side of the clouds, and mopes;
a philosopher sees both sides and shrugs; an optimist doesn't see
the clouds at all--he's walking on them."
Leonard L. Levinson
"Throw back the shoulders, let the heart sing, let the eyes flash,
let the mind be lifted up, look upward and say to yourself ...nothing is
Norman Vincent Peale
"Optimists are right. So are pessimists. It's up to you to choose which you
"An optimist is a person who sees a green light everywhere,
while the pessimist sees only the red stoplight. The truly wise person
Having time for everything that's important to me makes me feel very balanced, relaxed, and optimistic.
Steve Pavlina, How to Fall Asleep in Less Than 30 Seconds
"Optimists always tend to see the positive things and believe that adverse
outcomes are temporary in nature."
Lenny Olsen, Confidence Hacks
"Be an optimist. Thinking positively will surely drive stress, pressure
and frustrations away."
Melinda Bauer, Managing Emotions