Quotes about Attitude

"Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character."

Albert Einstein (14 March 1879 – 18 April 1955) was a theoretical physicist, philosopher and author who is widely regarded as one of the most influential and best known scientists and intellectuals of all time. A German-Swiss Nobel laureate, he is often regarded as the father of modern physics. He received the 1921 Nobel Prize in Physics "for his services to Theoretical Physics, and especially for his discovery of the law of the photoelectric effect".


"A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort."

Herm Albright (-)


"The value you add comes from the values you hold."

Unknown [Help Us] (-)


"Fear grows out of the things we think: it lives in our mind. Compassion grows out of the things we are, and lives in our hearts."

Barbara Garrison (-) is the award winning illustrator, collagraph printer, and artist for children's books.


"If you cannot change your fate,
Change your attitude."

Amy Tan (born February 19, 1952) is a Chinese American writer whose works explore mother-daughter relationships. In 1993, Tan's adaptation of her first novel, The Joy Luck Club, became a commercially successful film. The book has been translated into 35 languages.


"How a person masters his fate is more important than what his fate is."

Friedrich Wilhelm Christian Karl Ferdinand Freiherr von Humboldt (22 June 1767 – 8 April 1835) was a German philosopher, government functionary, and diplomat. He is especially remembered as a linguist who made important contributions to the philosophy of language and to the theory and practice of education.


"I am still determined to be cheerful and happy, in whatever situation I may be; for I have learned from experience that the greater part of our happiness or misery depends upon our dispositions and not upon our circumstances."

Martha Dandridge Custis Washington (June 2, 1731 – May 22, 1802) was the wife of George Washington, the first president of the United States. Although the title was not coined until after her death, Martha Washington is considered to be the first First Lady of the United States. During her lifetime, she was known as "Lady Washington".


"Complaining is good for you as long as you're not complaining to the person you're complaining about."

Lynn Johnston (born May 28, 1947) is a Canadian cartoonist.


"A possitive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort."

Herm Albright (-)


"Other men's sins are before our eyes; our own are behind our backs."

Lucius Annaeus Seneca (often known simply as Seneca, or Seneca the Younger) (c. 3 BC – 65 AD) was a Roman Stoic philosopher, statesman, dramatist, and in one work humorist, of the Silver Age of Latin literature. He was tutor and later advisor to emperor Nero. He was later forced to commit suicide for complicity in the Pisonian conspiracy to assassinate this last of the Julio-Claudian emperors; however, he may have been innocent.