Attitude Quotes

I have shared some leadership and success quotes, and today want to share some attitude quotes:

“Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; noting on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.” ~W. W. Ziege

“A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him.” ~David Brinkley

“You can not always control circumstances, but you can control your own thoughts.” ~Charles Popplestown

“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.” ~Dennis Waitley

“A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort.” ~Herm Albright

“Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.” ~Albert Einstein

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

“If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.” ~Maya Angelou

“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

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

“The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude.”  ~Oprah Winfrey

“Your attitude, not your aptitude, will determine your altitude.” ~Zig Ziglar

Question: What are some of your favorite attitude quotes?

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  • These are wonderful attitude quotes. The one that comes to my mind is John Maxwell’s famous quote: “Your attitude determines your altitude.”

    Thanks for sharing, Dan.

  • Great quotes, Dan! You actually mentioned my favorites already – by Winston Churchill, Maya Angelou and Albert Einstein.

    • Jason,

      Great minds think a like:) Those are good ones. Thank you for reading.

  • I like those. I also like the unknown, probably the most popular attitude quote, “It’s all about attitude.” You know me Dan, I like to keep it simple!

    • Totally true Floyd. Simple is key. Thank you for sharing. I appreciate it.

  • Love the Jefferson quote! Thanks for introducing me to some great quotes I had never heard before.

    • TC Avey,

      It’s a good quote. Glad you enjoyed them.

  • I love it when you do posts like this, you’re keeping it orginal!

    • Thanks Kimanzi. Staying in my niche areas but trying to mix it up. Thank you for reading and the encouragement.

  • “Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference. “ ~Winston Churchill
    That’s my favorite. It’s such a small thing, but it has a tremendous impact.

    • Thank you for reading and sharing your thoughts. Having a positive attitude is so essential for leaders (Or anyone).

  • “The Truth which makes men free is, for the most part, the Truth men prefer not to hear.” – Herbert Sebastian Agar –

    • Great quote Susan, thank you for sharing it.

  • “Success is not final. Failure is not fatal. It’s the courage to continue that counts.”
    ~Winston Churchill

    Man! That guy has a million great quotes! He’s up there with Ben Franklin, Mark Twain, and Oscar Wilde!

    • So very true Scott he has some great quotes and thoughts. Thank you for sharing.

  • I read this one today: It’s all about attitude, no matter what your age is.—Ken Blanchard

    • What a great quote. Thank you for sharing it.

  • These are all great, I’ve tweeted these before too.
    I thought I had one but realized it was your last quote. :)

  • Dan, I am going to add all of these to my list of quotes. I must say that your attitude controls how far you go in life. Love this!

    • Totally agree with you about “attitude controls how far you go in life.” Thank you for reading and sharing.

  • “The problem is not that we aim high and we miss, but that we aim low, and we hit.”

    • Great quote Juan. Thank you for sharing it.

  • Carina Servante

    Quotes that are very much positive and uplifting as these
    are my favorite. At least, it gives a little comfort and hope. These are also
    very helpful when you like to send to your loved ones and friends who are under
    unpleasant circumstances. Thanks for sharing, I would love to add some of these
    to my personal favorite. l

    God bless always!



    Attitude Quotes

    • They are my favorites as well:) Thank you for taking the time to read the comment:)

  • vinne

    thanks for the best collection of attitude quotes best earmuffs