Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many–not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
To think bad thoughts is really the easiest thing in the world. If you leave your mind to itself it will spiral down into
Some people are always grumbling because roses have thorns. I am thankful that thorns have roses.
We need a renaissance of wonder. We need to renew, in our hearts and in our souls, the deathless dream, the eternal poetry, the
Look at everything as though you were seeing it either for the first or last time.
In war: resolution. In defeat: defiance. In victory: magnanimity. In peace: goodwill.
Whether you believe you can do a thing or not, you are right.
The people with whom you work reflect your own attitude. If you are suspicious, unfriendly and condescending, you will find these unlovely traits echoed
An optimist sees an opportunity in every calamity; A pessimist sees a calamity in every opportunity.
Too many people overvalue what they are not and undervalue what they are.