25 Positive Mindset Quotes

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This month we are working on overcoming negative thinking. I know that it can be hard to have a positive mindset when you are feeling down or overwhelmed by life. To get away from the negativity, you will have to put in the effort to move your mind in a positive direction, but it can be done.

To jumpstart your move to positivity, I’ve collected 25 positive mindset quotations to inspire you. Be sure to save this to Pinterest or add it to a bookmark so you can return to this page anytime you need a boost.

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“What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside of you.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine.”– Anthony J. D’Angelo

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

“What is the difference between an obstacle and an opportunity? Our attitude toward it. Every opportunity has a difficulty, and every difficulty has an opportunity.” ― J. Sidlow Baxter

“Your past does not equal your future” – Tony Robbins

“The power you have is to be the best version of yourself you can be, so you can create a better world.” – Ashley Rickards

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“In any given moment, we have two options: to step forward into growth or step back into safety.” – Abraham Maslow

“Our greatest fear should not be failure but of succeeding at things in life that don’t really matter.” – Francis Chan

“If you think you can do a thing or think you can’t do a thing, you’re right.” – Henry Ford

“Whatever you want to do, do it now. There are only so many tomorrows.” – Michael Lando

“Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see a shadow.”– Helen Keller

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“A positive attitude causes a chain reaction of positive thoughts, events, and outcomes. It is a catalyst, and it sparks extraordinary results.” – Wade Boggs

“Today is a new beginning, a chance to turn your failures into achievements & your sorrows into goods. No room for excuses.” – Joel Brown

“We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.”- Maya Angelou

“Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“You should also appreciate the goodness around you, and surround yourself with positive people.” – Nadia Comaneci

“If you can change your mind, you can change your life.” – William James

“Being miserable is a habit; being happy is a habit; and the choice is yours.”– Tom Hopkins

“Optimism is the most important human trait, because it allows us to evolve our ideas, to improve our situation, and to hope for a better tomorrow.” -Seth Godin

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“The difference between stumbling blocks and stepping stones is how you use them.” – Unknown

“If you want light to come into your life, you need to stand where it is shining.” – Guy Finley

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

“Life is 10% what happens to me and 90% of how I react to it.” –Charles Swindoll

“The present moment is filled with joy and happiness. If you are attentive, you will see it.” -Thich Nhat Hanh

“And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.” – Anaïs Nin

Positve Mindset Quotes

I hope these quotes can help you ward off negative thinking. My favorite is the last quote. While somewhat sad in tone, it perfectly sums up my experience. Do you have a favorite positive mindset quote?


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