The Most Powerful Positive Mindset Quotes You’ll Read

How do you stay happy and positive when you don’t have access to any of the means to carry out positive mindset exercises? Well, you quickly pick up a positive quote and recite it as a positive affirmation mantra.

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To help you, here are the most powerful positive mindset quotes:

  1. Convince yourself every day that you are worthy of a good life. Let go of stress, breathe. Stay positive, all is well. ― Germany Kent
  2. In order to carry a positive action, we must develop here a positive vision. – Dalai Lama
  3. Keep my word positive. Words become my behaviors. Keep my behaviors positive. Behaviors become my habits. Keep my habits positive. Habits become my values. Keep my values positive. Values become my destiny. – Mahatma Gandhi
  4. A positive mindset can build a positive physical and mental structure for an amazing life. ― Hormuzd Dossabhoy
  5. A man sees in the world what he carries in his heart. ― Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
  6. Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out. ― John Wooden
  7. Live life to the fullest, and focus on the positive. – Matt Cameron
  8. Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success. – Joyce Brothers
  9. The positive thinker sees the invisible, feels the intangible, and achieves the impossible. ― Winston Churchill
  10. The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude. ― Oprah Winfrey
  11. We are responsible for what we are, and whatever we wish ourselves to be, we have the power to make ourselves. ― Swami Vivekananda
  12. One small positive thought can change your whole day. – Zig Ziglar
  13. Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning. ― Albert Einstein
  14. Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you’ll start having positive results. ― Willie Nelson
  15. It makes a big difference in your life when you stay positive. ― Ellen DeGeneres
  16. The good life is a process, not a state of being. It is a direction, not a destination. ― Carl Rogers
  17. You’re braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think. ― A.A. Milne
  18. Positive thinking can be contagious. Being surrounded by winners helps you develop into a winner. ― Arnold Schwarzenegger
  19. A positive attitude causes a chain reaction of positive thoughts, events and outcomes. It is a catalyst and it sparks extraordinary results. – Wade Boggs
  20. It always seems impossible until it’s done. – Nelson Mandela
  21. You always pass failure on the way to success. ― Mickey Rooney
  22. Choose the positive. You have a choice. You are the master of your attitude. Choose the positive, the constructive. ― Bruce Lee
  23. Adopting the right attitude can convert a negative stress into a positive one. ― Hans Selye, Father of Stress
  24. The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any. –Alice Walker
  25. The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts: therefore, guard accordingly, and take care that you entertain no notions unsuitable to virtue and reasonable nature. – Marcus Aurelius, the philosopher-king
  26. You cannot have a positive life and a negative mind. ― Joyce Meyer
  27. Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will. ― Zig Ziglar
  28. If you hear a voice within you say “you cannot paint,” then by all means paint and that voice will be silenced. ― Vincent Van Gogh
  29. Positive thinking is a valuable tool that can help you overcome obstacles, deal with pain, and reach new goals. – Amy Morin
  30. 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
  31. I really believe in the power of positive thinking and the collective power of people’s thoughts spawning something into becoming reality. – Finn Balor
  32. What is the difference between an obstacle and an opportunity? Our attitude toward it. Every opportunity has a difficult, and every difficulty has an opportunity. ― J. Sidlow Baxter
  33. If things aren’t going so well, I try to stay positive and not give in to negative thoughts. – Rosanna Arquette
  34. Change your thoughts and you change your world. – Norman Vincent Peale
  35. A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people t make it worth the effort. – Herm Albright
  36. When you are enthusiastic about what you do, you feel this positive energy. It’s very simple. ― Paulo Coelho
  37. Your positive action combined with positive thinking results in success. – Shiv Khera
  38. I shall stay calm in moments of stress and anxiety, so as to allow positive thoughts and actions to manifest from me. – Leon Brown
  39. 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
  40. Virtually nothing is impossible in this world if you just put your mind to it and maintain a positive attitude. ― Lou Holtz
  41. Every day may not be good… but there’s something good in every day. ― Alice Morse Earle
  42. It takes but one positive thought when given a chance to survive and thrive to overpower an entire army of negative thoughts. – Robert H. Schuller
  43. When the negative thoughts come – and they will; they come to all of us – it’s not enough to just not dwell on it… You’ve got to replace it with a positive thought. – Joel Osteen
  44. Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you’ll start having positive results. – Willie Nelson
  45. You can’t control the world, but when you control your thoughts, you bring order. – Bernie Siegel
  46. When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it. – Henry Ford
  47. Those who are free of resentful thoughts surely find peace. – Buddha
  48. When I got fired from my first sales job, it seemed like I had fallen at the first hurdle. As it turned out, it was the best thing that could have happened. It lead me into a job where I really learned the ropes and showed me that even disasters have positive sides. – Tony Clark, Iron-Man
  49. Success is falling nine times and getting up ten. – Jon Bon Jovi
  50. When we are open to new possibilities, we find them. Be open and skeptical of everything. ― Todd Kashdan
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Author Bio: Sandip Roy – a medical doctor, psychology writer, happiness researcher. Founder of Happiness India Project, and chief editor of its blog. He writes popular-science articles on positive psychology and related medical topics.


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