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A pessimist and an optimist, so much the worse; so much the better.
~ Jean de La Fontaine | ( French poet. ) | 1621-1695 | Attitude
quotes Division : French poets   
     
Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure. The way you think about a fact may defeat you before you ever do anything about it. You are overcome by the fact because you think you are.
~ Norman Vincent Peale | ( Protestant preacher and author. ) | 1898-1993 | Attitude
quotes Division : Religious People   
     
Certain thoughts are prayers. There are moments when, whatever be the attitude of the body, the soul is on its knees.
~ Victor Hugo | ( French poet, dramatist and novelist. ) | 1802-1885 | Attitude
quotes Division : Dramatists   
     
Don't introduce me to that man! I want to go on hating him, and I can't hate a man whom I know.
~ Charles Lamb | ( English essayist. ) | 1775-1834 | Attitude
quotes Division : Essayists   
     
Events will take their course, it is no good of being angry at them; he is happiest who wisely turns them to the best account.
~ Euripides | ( Greek tragic poet. ) | BC 480-BC 406 | Attitude
quotes Division : Ancient Greeks   
     
Good nature is more agreeable in conversation than wit and gives a certain air to the countenance which is more amiable than beauty.
~ Joseph Addison | (English essayist and poet ) | 1672 - 1719 | Attitude
quotes Division : Essayists   
     
Good nature is more agreeable in conversation than wit and gives a certain air to the countenance which is more amiable than beauty.
~ Joseph Addison | (English essayist and poet ) | 1672 - 1719 | Attitude
quotes Division : Essayists   
     
I don't wait for moods. You accomplish nothing if you do that. Your mind must know it has got to get down to earth.
~ Pearl S. Buck | (American novelist, ) | 1892-1973 | Attitude
quotes Division : Novelists   
     
In War: Resolution. In Defeat: Defiance. In Victory: Magnanimity. In Peace: Goodwill.
~ Winston Churchill | ( British politician. ) | 1874-1965 | Attitude
quotes Division : Statesmen and politicians   
     
It is better to know nothing than to know what ain't so.
~ Josh Billings | ( American humorist and lecturer. ) | 1815-1885 | Attitude
quotes Division : Humorists and Comedians   
     
It is our attitude at the beginning of a difficult task which, more than anything else, will affect its successful outcome.
~ William James | ( American philosopher and psychologist. ) | 1842-1910 | Attitude
quotes Division : Psychotherapists   
     
It's not what happens to you, but how you react to it that matters.
~ Epictetus | ( Greek philosopher. ) | 50 - 120 BC | Attitude
quotes Division : Ancient Greeks   
     
Life would be a perpetual flea hunt if a man were obliged to run down all the innuendoes, inveracities, and insinuations and misrepresentations which are uttered against him.
~ Henry Ward Beecher | ( American politician. ) | 1813-1887 | Attitude
quotes Division : Statesmen and politicians   
     
Never elated when someone's oppressed, never dejected when another one's blessed.
~ Alexander Pope | ( English poet and satirist. ) | 1688-1744 | Attitude
quotes Division : Satirists and Cynic   
     
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 | ( Third president of the United States. ) | 1743-1826 | Attitude
quotes Division : American writers   
     
One's destination is never a place, but rather a new way of looking at things.
~ Henry Miller | ( American author. ) | 1891-1980 | Attitude
quotes Division : American writers   
     
Seriousness is the only refuge of the shallow.
~ Oscar Wilde | ( Irish poet and dramatist. ) | 1854-1900 | Attitude
quotes Division : Dramatists   
     
The greatest discovery of my generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.
~ William James | ( American philosopher and psychologist. ) | 1842-1910 | Attitude
quotes Division : Psychotherapists   
     
To different minds, the same world is a hell, and a heaven.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson | ( U.S. poet ) | 1803-1882 | Attitude
quotes Division : American poets   
     
We awaken in others the same attitude of mind we hold toward them.
~ Elbert Hubbard | ( American editor and publisher ) | 1856-1915 | Attitude
quotes Division : American writers   
     
We don't see things as they are, we see things as we are.
~ Anaïs Nin | ( French author. ) | 1903-1977 | Attitude
quotes Division : French Authors and Writers   
     
We lost because we told ourselves we lost.
~ Leo Tolstoy | ( Russian writer. ) | 1828-1910 | Attitude
quotes Division : Russian writers   
     
Whenever a fellow tells me he is bipartisan, I know he's going to vote against me.
~ Harry S. Truman | ( American politician. ) | 1884-1972 | Attitude
quotes Division : Statesmen and politicians   
     

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