Quotes about Attitude

"We cann't control every event. But we can control our response to it."

Kenneth Hartley Blanchard (born May 6, 1939) is an American author and management expert. His book The One Minute Manager (co-authored with Spencer Johnson) has sold over 13 million copies and has been translated into 37 languages.


"No one can make you feel inferior, without your consent."

Anna Eleanor Roosevelt (October 11, 1884 – November 7, 1962) was the First Lady of the United States from 1933 to 1945. She supported the New Deal policies of her husband, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, and became an advocate for civil rights.


"If you go by the book then you have no book of your own to write."

Julius Henry "Groucho" Marx (October 2, 1890 – August 19, 1977) was an American comedian and film star famed as a master of wit.


"I have lived in this world just long enough to look carefully the second time into things that I am most certain of the first time."

Josh Billings was the pen name of humorist born Henry Wheeler Shaw (20 April 1818 – 14 October 1885) He was perhaps the second most famous humor writer and lecturer in the United States in the second half of the 19th century after Mark Twain, although his reputation has not fared so well with later generations.


"Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity, They seem more afraid of life than death."

James Francis Byrnes (May 2, 1882 – April 9, 1972) was an American statesman from the state of South Carolina.


"Be more concerned with your character then with your reputation. Your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are."

Dale Breckenridge Carnegie (November 24, 1888 – November 1, 1955) was an American writer and lecturer and the developer of famous courses in self-improvement, salesmanship, corporate training, public speaking and interpersonal skills.


"The true measure of your character is what you do when nobody's watching."

Charles Caleb Colton (1780–1832) was an English cleric, writer and collector, well known for his eccentricities.


"What would you do if you knew for sure that no one would ever find out ?."

Charles Caleb Colton (1780–1832) was an English cleric, writer and collector, well known for his eccentricities.


"Every man is a moon, he has a side no one sees."

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.


"Character may be manifested in the great moments, but it is made in the small ones."

Frederick Phillips Brooks, Jr. (born April 19, 1931) is a software engineer and computer scientist, best-known for managing the development of IBM's System/360 family of computers and the OS/360 software support package.