Quotes about Attitude

"If you always do what you always did, you will always get what you always got."

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"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 (April 13, 1743 – July 4, 1826) was the third President of the United States (1801–1809) and the principal author of the Declaration of Independence (1776). Jefferson was one of the most influential Founding Fathers, known for his promotion of the ideals of republicanism in the United States.


"Life is 10% what you make it, and 90% how you take it."

Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989) was an American composer and lyricist, widely considered one of the greatest songwriters in history.


"Your living is determined not so much by what life brings to you...as by the attitude you bring to life."

John Home Mills (-)


"Fall seven times, stand up eight."

Japanese saying (-)


"Yesterday is a canceled check; tomorrow is a promissory note; today is the only cash you have - so spend it wisely."

Kay Lyons (-)


"It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow."

Robert Hutchings Goddard (October 5, 1882 – August 10, 1945) was an American professor, physicist and inventor who is credited with creating and building the world's first liquid-fueled rocket,which he successfully launched on March 16, 1926.


"It's not what you are that holds you back, it's what you think you are not."

Denis E. Waitley (born 1933) is an American motivational speaker and writer, consultant and best-selling author.


"One person with belief is equal to a force of 99 with only interests"

John Stuart Mill (20 May 1806 – 8 May 1873) was a British philosopher and civil servant. An influential contributor to social theory, political theory, and political economy, his conception of liberty justified the freedom of the individual in opposition to unlimited state control.


"Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first."

Mark Twain (born:Samuel Langhorne Clemens) (November 30, 1835 – April 21, 1910) was an American author and humorist. Twain is noted for his novels Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1884), which has been called "the Great American Novel", and The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876). Twain was a friend to presidents, artists, industrialists, and European royalty.