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There is negativity all around us.
The news, social media, co-workers, friends and family.
Everywhere we turn, negative speak enters our bodies.
Staying positive in today’s world is hard.
This is why I am sharing with you 100 of the best positive thinking quotes.
When negativity sets in, these positive life quotes are there to stop the negative thoughts from taking root.
Many of these positive attitude quotes help me when I am feeling negative thoughts creep in.
I have a handful of them saved in a document on my computer and my phone so I can pull them up whenever I need to reset.
I encourage you to take note of the positive thinking quotes that speak to you, so you too can save them and use them whenever you need to change the course of your day.
100 Best Positive Thinking Quotes To Inspire You
#1. “A positive attitude causes a chain reaction of positive thoughts, events and outcomes. It is a catalyst and it sparks extraordinary results.” – Wade Boggs
#2. “Be thankful for everything that happens in your life. It’s all an experience.” – Roy Bennett
#3. “It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light.” – Aristotle Onassis
#4. “People have to remain positive and believe in those dreams. It’s really important.” – Kirsty Coventry
#5. “All the power is within you. You can do anything.” – Swami Vivekananda
#6. “Having the positive belief that it will all be OK just means that you hustle and make it work because failure is not even an option in your own mind.” – Natalie Massenet
#7. “It takes but one positive thought when given a chance to survive and thrive to overpower an entire army of negative thoughts.” – Robert Schuller
#8. “You are so much more than what you are going through.” – John Tew
#9. “Stay positive in every situation and everything you do and never stop trying. Have faith. Don’t stop due to failure.” – Anurag Prakash Ray
#10. “A positive mind finds a way it can be done. A negative mind looks for all the ways it can’t be done.” – Napoleon Hill
#11. “Being in a good frame of mind helps keep one in the picture of health.” – Unknown
#12. “Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars and see yourself running with them.” – Marcus Aurelius
#13. “In order to carry a positive action, we must develop here a positive vision.” – Dalai Lama
#14. “The only difference between a good day and a bad day is your attitude.” – Dennis S. Brown
#15. “Choosing to be positive and having a grateful attitude is going to determine how you’re going to live your life.” – Joel Osteen
#16. “Against the assault of laughter nothing can stand.” – Mark Twain
#17. “Dreams are renewable. No matter what our age or condition, there are still untapped possibilities within us and new beauty waiting to be born.” – Dr. Dale Turner
#18. “If you absolutely can’t stay positive, don’t go negative, just cruise neutral for a while until you can get back up.” – Terri Guillemets
#19. “Open your eyes and look within. Are you satisfied with the life you’re living?” – Bob Marley
#20. “Be the reason someone smiles. Be the reason someone feels loved and believes in the goodness in people.” – Roy Bennett
#21. “Always turn a negative situation into a positive situation.” – Michael Jordan
#22. “Consider how much more you often suffer from your anger and grief, than from those very things for which you are angry and grieved.” – Marcus Antonius
#23. “Nothing can dim the light which shines from within.” – Maya Angelou
#24. “Be positive with every idea surrounding your dreams.Think about the possibility of what you plan to do and approach it with an optimistic action. Stay positively.” – Israelmore Ayivor
#25. “Instead of worrying about what you cannot control, shift your energy to what you can create.” – Roy Bennett
#26. “It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.” – Aristotle
#27. “Where the loser saw barriers, the winner saw hurdles.” – Robert Brault
#28. “Make your optimism come true.” – Unknown
#29. “Be mindful. Be grateful. Be positive. Be true. Be kind.” – Roy Bennett
#30. “Better keep yourself clean and bright. You are the window through which you must see the world.” – George Bernard Shaw
#31. “Your attitude is an expression of your values beliefs and expectations.” – Brian Tracy
#32. “The positive thinker sees the invisible, feels the intangible, and achieves the impossible.” – Unknown
#33. “Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.” – Winston Churchill
#34. “Live life to the fullest and focus on the positive.” – Matt Cameron
#35. “Happiness is an attitude. We either make ourselves miserable, or happy and strong. The amount of work is the same.” – Francesca Reigler
#36. “Love yourself. It is important to stay positive because beauty comes from the inside out.” – Jenn Proske
#37. “Optimist. Someone who isn’t sure whether life is a tragedy or a comedy but is tickled silly just to be in the play.” – Robert Brault
#38. “Very often a change of self is needed more than a change of scene.” – Arthur Christopher Benson
#39. “Every day may not be good, but there’s something good in every day.” – Unknown
#40. “In every day, there are 1,440 minutes. That means we have 1,440 daily opportunities to make a positive impact.” – Les Brown
#41. “The best way to dispel negative thoughts is to require that they have a purpose.” – Robert Brault
#42. “Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it.” – Dennis P. Kimbro
#43. “Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.” – George Bernard Shaw
#44. “It makes a big difference in your life when you stay positive.” – Ellen DeGeneres
#45. “Whatever is worrying you right now, forget about it. Take a deep breath, stay positive and know that things will get better.” – Unknown
#46. “Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact.” – William James
#47. “Don’t try to be perfect. Just try to be better than you were yesterday.” – Unknown
#48. “We all live under the same sky, but we don’t all have the same horizon.” – Konrad Adenauer
#49. “Change may not always bring growth, but there is no growth without change.” – Roy Bennett
#50. “Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it’s always your choice.” – Wayne Dyer
#51. “I’m a very positive thinker, and I think that is what helps me the most in difficult moments.” – Roger Federer
#52. “A man can be as great as he wants to be. If you believe in yourself and have the courage, the determination, the dedication, the competitive drive and if you are willing to sacrifice the little things in life and pay the price for the things that are worthwhile, it can be done.” – Vince Lombardi
#53. “Optimism is a happiness magnet. If you stay positive, good things and good people will be drawn to you.” – Mary Lou Retton
#54. “Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.” – Zig Ziglar
#55. “Yesterday is not ours to recover, but tomorrow is ours to win or lose.” – Lyndon Johnson
#56. “Happy are those who dream dreams and are ready to pay the price to make them come true.” – Leon J. Suenes
#57. “Don’t look back. You’re not going that way.” – Unknown
#58. “Whether you think you can or you think you can’t, you’re right.” – Henry Ford
#59. “The thing that lies at the foundation of positive change, the way I see it, is service to a fellow human being.” – Lee lacocca
#60. “Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine.” – Anthony J. D’Angelo
#61. “He who has hope has everything.” – Arabian Proverb
#62. “I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.” – Walt Disney
#63. “By believing passionately in something that does not yet exist, we create it.” – Nikos Kazantzakis
#64. “Pessimism leads to weakness, optimism to power.” – William James
#65. “Your problem isn’t the problem. Your reaction is the problem.” – Unknown
#66. “Believe you can and you’re halfway there.” – Theodore Roosevelt
#67. “Having a positive mental attitude is asking how something can be done rather than saying it can’t be done.” – Bo Bennett
#68. “People deal too much with the negative, with what is wrong. Why not try and see positive things, to just touch those things and make them bloom?” – Thich Nhat Hanh
#69. “You have to be positive, and I’m not just talking about athletics, this also applies to life.” – Sheryl Swoopes
#70. “What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
#71. “It’s actually cool to be positive and optimistic and idealistic. It’s cool to see yourself doing beautiful, great things.” – Tom DeLonge
#72. “Clear your mind of can’t.” – Samuel Johnson
#73. “Positive anything is better than negative nothing.” – Elbert Hubbard
#74. “You can’t make positive choices for the rest of your life without an environment that makes those choices easy, natural, and enjoyable.” – Deepak Chopra
#75. “Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see a shadow.” – Helen Keller
#76. “Focus on your strengths, not your weaknesses. Focus on your character, not your reputation. Focus on your blessings, not your misfortunes.” – Roy Bennett
#77. “As you think, so shall you become.” – Bruce Lee
#78. “I have to think of the positive. That’s how I cope.” – Ingrid Newkirk
#79. “Positive thinking is more than just a tagline. It changes the way we behave. And I firmly believe that when I am positive, it not only makes me better, but it also makes those around me better.” – Harvey Mackay
#80. “If you have a positive attitude and constantly strive to give your best effort, eventually you will overcome your immediate problems and find you are ready for greater challenges.” – Pat Riley
#81. “Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope.” – Helen Keller
#82. “When the negative thoughts come, it’s not enough to just not dwell on it. You’ve got to replace it with a positive thought.” – Joel Osteen
#83. “I’m a positive person, and I try to look at the good side of everything.” – Leona Lewis
#84. “Start each day with a positive thought and a grateful heart.” – Roy Bennett
#85. “Make a game of finding something positive in every situation. 95% of your emotions are determined by how you interpret events to yourself.” – Brian Tracy
#86. “You cannot have a positive life and a negative mind.” – Joyce Meyer
#87. “Live your beliefs and you can turn the world around.” – Henry David Thoreau
#88. “Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.” – Maria Robinson
#89. “The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
#90. “When it rains, it pours. But soon, the sun shines again. Stay positive. Better days are on their way.” – Unknown
#91. “Let us rise up and be thankful, for if we didn’t learn a lot today, at least we learned a little, and if we didn’t learn a little, at least we didn’t get sick, and if we got sick, at least we didn’t die. So let us all be thankful.” – Buddha
#92. “Virtually nothing is impossible in this world if you just put your mind to it and maintain a positive attitude.” – Lou Holtz
#93. “Staying positive does not mean that things will turn out okay. Rather it is knowing that you will be okay no matter how things turn out.” – Unknown
#94. “We don’t develop courage by being happy every day. We develop it by surviving difficult times and challenging adversity.” – Barbara De Angelis
#95. “Your hardest times often lead to the greatest moments of your life. Keep going. Tough situations build strong people in the end.” – Roy Bennett
#96. “There is little difference in people but that little difference makes a big difference. The little difference is attitude. The big difference is whether it is positive or negative.” – W. Clement Stone
#97. “Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you’ll start having positive results.” – Willie Nelson
#98. “Once you choose hope, anything’s possible.” – Christopher Reeve
#99. “Perpetual optimism is a force multiplier.” – Colin Powell
#100. “My friends, love is better than anger. Hope is better than fear. Optimism is better than despair. So let us be loving, hopeful and optimistic. And we’ll change the world.” – Jack Layton
There are the top 100 positive life quotes for you to use.
As I mentioned earlier, I hope you take note of the ones that move you.
These are the quotes you can use in the future whenever times get tough.
I am certain they will help you to squash any negative talk in your mind and help you to have a positive outlook on your life.
Jon Dulin is the passionate leader of Unfinished Success, a personal development website that inspires people to take control of their own lives and reach their full potential. His commitment to helping others achieve greatness shines through in everything he does. He’s an unstoppable force with lots of wisdom, creativity, and enthusiasm – all focused on helping others build a better future. Jon enjoys writing articles about productivity, goal setting, self-development, and mindset. He also uses quotes and affirmations to help motivate and inspire himself. You can learn more about him on his About page.