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Positive Quotes

It’s not always easy to be positive. Sometimes life throws you a curve ball and you need a little help keeping your spirits up. These positive quotes might be just what you need. If you find a positive quote here that hits home, write it down, post it on the fridge or bathroom mirror, keep it in your wallet for quick reference. You never know when a positive saying might come in handy. After all, a little positivity can go a long way.


 I might as well be myself.  Everyone else is taken. 
- Oliver Stone, Filmmaker
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 It’s easy to have a great attitude when things are going our way…It’s when difficult challenges rise before us…that attitude becomes the difference maker. 
- John C. Maxwell, Motivational speaker and author
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 Every day may not be good, but there’s something good in every day. 
- Danille DiPirro, blogger
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 At the core of every religion is the belief that we care for everyone....It’s not too late to help a neighbor in need and to do it with the swiftness, expertise, generosity and love that resides in the best of who we are. 
- George Clooney, Actor
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 There’s no such thing as a bad day—only bad moments in a good day. 
- Mitchell E. Davis, Guideposts reader, Washington, D.C.
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 I’m a ‘what if’ person. I have always felt that failure was a completely underrated experience. I have taken blows. I have had high moments. But I don’t think the blows have ever hardened me. My enthusiasms are still big. 
- Kevin Costner, Actor
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 Don’t ever let anyone tell you that you can’t do something. More important, never tell yourself that. 
- Robin Roberts, ABC news anchor
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 …it’s better to be a hopeful person than a cynical, grumpy one, because you have to live in the same world either way, and if you’re hopeful, you have more fun. 
- Barbara Kingsolver, Novelist
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 I’ve always said the shoes must never tell the foot how big to be. 
- Rick Warren, Founder of Saddleback Church, Lake Forest, California
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 I laugh a lot. It’s one of the most life-sustaining things you can do....I really think something healing happens when you have a gut-busting laugh. 
- Mariska Hargitay, Actress
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 Make a game of finding something positive in every situation. Ninety-five percent of your emotions are determined by how you interpret events. 
- Brian Tracy, Author
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 Goodness in other people and what they contribute inspire me. I love it when someone is gifted and shares it in some way so that it has a trickle-down effect. 
- Renee Zellweger, Actress
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 Positivity doesn’t just change the contents of your mind…It widens the span of possibilities that you see. 
- Barbara Fredrickson, Author
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 Awards are on the outside. Rewards are on the inside
- Kristin Chenoweth, Tony Award-winning actress and singer
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