Attitude Quotes for Motivation

Motivational Quotes about Attitude from the Greatest Minds of All Times

Attitude Quotes

These 30 attitude quotes from some of the most brilliant and inspirational people of all times are both motivational and thought-provoking.

Perhaps this quote about attitude by Diane von Furstenberg says it best: "Attitude is everything."

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May these Great Minds Think Fit™ quotes motivate you as much as they motivate us, and inspire you to develop and maintain a positive attitude in any given situation.

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Attitude Quotes 1 - 10

John N. Mitchell Quote #001

"Our attitude toward life determines life's attitude towards us." ~ John N. Mitchell

Attitude Quote by John N. Mitchell

Viktor E. Frankl Quote #002

"Our greatest freedom is the freedom to choose our attitude." ~ Viktor E. Frankl

Attitude Quote by Viktor E. Frankl

Earl Nightingale Quote #003

"Our attitude towards others determines their attitude towards us." ~ Earl Nightingale

Attitude Quote by Earl Nightingale

Zig Ziglar Quote #004

"It is not your aptitude but your attitude that decides your altitude in life." ~ Zig Ziglar

Attitude Quote by Zig Ziglar

Lou Holtz Quote #005

"Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it." ~ Lou Holtz

Attitude Quote by Lou Holtz

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Wade Boggs Quote #006

"Our lives are not determined by what happens to us but how we react to what happens, not by what life brings us but the attitude we bring to life." ~ Wade Boggs

Attitude Quote by Wade Boggs

Bo Bennett Quote #007

"Having a positive mental attitude is asking how something can be done rather than saying it can't be done." ~ Bo Bennett

Attitude Quote by Bo Bennett

Maya Angelou Quote #008

"If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude." ~ Maya Angelou

Attitude Quote by Maya Angelou

James Truslow Adams Quote #009

"The greatest discovery of my generation is that man can alter his life simply by altering his attitude of mind." ~ James Truslow Adams

Attitude Quote by James Truslow Adams

Tom Stoppard Quote #010

"A healthy attitude is contagious but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier." ~ Tom Stoppard

Attitude Quote by Tom Stoppard

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Denis Waitley Quote #011

"The winner's edge is not in a gifted birth, a high IQ, or in talent. The winner's edge is all in the attitude, not aptitude. Attitude is the criterion for success." ~ Denis Waitley

Attitude Quote by Denis Waitley

E. F. Schumacher Quote #012

"Eagles come in all shapes and sizes, but you will recognize them chiefly by their attitudes." ~ E. F. Schumacher

Attitude Quote by E. F. Schumacher

Elbert Hubbard Quote #013

"Character is the result of two things: mental attitude and the way we spend our time." ~ Elbert Hubbard

Attitude Quote by Elbert Hubbard

Earl Nightingale Quote #014

"A great attitude does much more than turn on the lights in our worlds; it seems to magically connect us to all sorts of serendipitous opportunities that were somehow absent before the change." ~ Earl Nightingale

Attitude Quote by Earl Nightingale

W. Clement Stone Quote #015

"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

Attitude Quote by W. Clement Stone

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Thomas Jefferson Quote #016

"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

Attitude Quote by Thomas Jefferson

Joel Osteen Quote #017

"Choosing to be positive and having a grateful attitude is going to determine how you're going to live your life." ~ Joel Osteen

Attitude Quote by Joel Osteen

Walter Scott Quote #018

"For success, attitude is equally as important as ability." ~ Walter Scott

Attitude Quote by Walter Scott

Charles R. Swindoll Quote #019

"The remarkable thing is, we have a choice everyday regarding the attitude we will embrace for that day." ~ Charles R. Swindoll

Attitude Quote by Charles R. Swindoll

Allen Klein Quote #020

"Your attitude is like a box of crayons that color your world. Constantly color your picture gray, and your picture will always be bleak. Try adding some bright colors to the picture by including humor, and your picture begins to lighten up." ~ Allen Klein

Attitude Quote by Allen Klein

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Michael Jordan Quote #021

"My attitude is that if you push me towards something that you think is a weakness, then I will turn that perceived weakness into a strength." ~ Michael Jordan

Attitude Quote by Michael Jordan

Khalil Gibran Quote #022

"Your living is determined not so much by what life brings to you as by the attitude you bring to life; not so much by what happens to you as by the way your mind looks at what happens." ~ Khalil Gibran

Attitude Quote by Khalil Gibran

Winston Churchill Quote #023

"Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference." ~ Winston Churchill

Attitude Quote by Winston Churchill

Patricia Neal Quote #024

"A strong positive mental attitude will create more miracles than any wonder drug." ~ Patricia Neal

Attitude Quote by Patricia Neal

Antoine de Saint-Exupery Quote #025

"The meaning of things lies not in the things themselves, but in our attitude towards them." ~ Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Attitude Quote by Antoine de Saint-Exupery

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Ralph Marston Quote #026

"Excellence is not a skill. It is an attitude." ~ Ralph Marston

Attitude Quote by Ralph Marston

Viktor E. Frankl Quote #027

"Everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of human freedoms - to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one's own way." ~ Viktor E. Frankl

Attitude Quote by Viktor E. Frankl

Colin Powell Quote #028

"If you are going to achieve excellence in big things, you develop the habit in little matters. Excellence is not an exception, it is a prevailing attitude." ~ Colin Powell

Attitude Quote by Colin Powell

Wade Boggs Quote #029

"A positive attitude causes a chain reaction of positive thoughts, events and outcomes. It is a catalyst and it sparks extraordinary results." ~ Wade Boggs

Attitude Quote by Wade Boggs

John C. Maxwell Quote #030

"The greatest day in your life and mine is when we take total responsibility for our attitudes. That's the day we truly grow up." ~ John C. Maxwell

Attitude Quote by John C. Maxwell

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