How many a pessimist would ever have stopped by to smell the roses out of fear of the thorns all around? Life is all about pushing through the tough times, believing always that the good times are just around the corner. How we cope with situations is totally up to us. We could either complain about things that don’t seem right or look at everything that comes our way as an opportunity. Positive thinking is the key to progress and success in both our personal and professional life.
Life is full of ups and downs. There are bound to be times when all seems lost and nothing seems to be helping. But it’s in times like these that even a kind word of encouragement or just a happy thought can totally help turn things around, because at the end of it all, even the greatest of things begin with but a simple thought. In times like these, it is best to remember the famous English idiom; Every dark cloud has a silver lining.
It really is positive thinking that helps you get through every difficult phase in life and make sure the journey is not as bumpy. It can give you much strength to face the challenges of life and emerge stronger, rather than be bogged down by the negativity surrounding it. It is the one single panacea that life gives us to make it through the toughest of times. The fact is that, whether you think positively or negatively, you shape your life accordingly. Negative thoughts can divert your attention from your plans, while thinking positively can help you deal with them wisely and become more mature in the process. It is the key to success in every aspect of life.
Inspirational Quotes about Positive Thinking
“When you are in the valley, keep your goal firmly in view and you will get the renewed energy to continue the climb.” – Denis Waitley
“Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities – always see them, for they’re always there.” – Norman Vincent Peale
“I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.” – Nelson Mandela
“Work joyfully and peacefully, knowing that right thoughts and right efforts will inevitably bring about right results.” – James Allen
“You can give in to the failure messages and be a bitter deadbeat of excuses. Or you can choose to be happy and positive and excited about life.” – A.L. Williams
“If you focus on the possible when you experience difficult situations, you can positively change your outlook, reduce your stress, and concentrate on achieving things that otherwise may not have been possible.” – Catherine Pulsifer
“Your circumstances may be uncongenial, but they shall not remain so if you only perceive an ideal and strive to reach it. You cannot travel within and stand still without.” – James Allen
“You can do anything you think you can. This knowledge is literally the gift of the gods, for through it you can solve every human problem. It should make of you an incurable optimist. It is the open door.” – Robert Collier
“Think positively and masterfully, with confidence and faith, and life becomes more secure, more fraught with action, richer in experience and achievement.” – Edward Rickenbacker
“I’ve always believed that if you put in the work, the results will come. I don’t do things halfheartedly because I know if I do, then I can expect halfhearted results.” – Michael Jordan
“When you consistently maintain a positive frame of mind, you’ll become known as a problem-solver rather than a complainer. People avoid complainers. They seek out problem-solvers.” – Joseph Somerville
“There is a basic law that like attracts like. Negative thinking definitely attracts negative results. Conversely, if a person habitually thinks optimistically and hopefully, his positive thinking sets in motion creative forces and success instead of eluding him flows toward him.” – Norman Vincent Peale
Life’s always going be a roller coaster ride; it’s all about looking forward to the crazy highs in store, waiting to add to the thrill and excitement, that is life. Here’s hoping these quotes help you see the shiny little silver lining that has been staring in the face all along. All the best and enjoy the ride.