Sometimes all it takes to turn a mood around is some positive language. I’m not exactly sure what it is about reading and absorbing words on a page, but I find that reading positive things can significantly alter my mood for the better.
With that thought in mind, I thought it might be helpful to share some optimistic words with you. Take what you will from this, but I encourage you to slow down, take a minute, and allow these words to resonate deeply with yourself.
These quotes come from Shari’s Berries.
“You’re off to great places, today is your day. Your mountain is waiting, so get on
your way.” – Dr. Suess
“You always pass failure on the way to success.” – Mickey Rooney
“No one is perfect – that’s why pencils have erasers.” – Wolfgang Riebe
“It always seems impossible until it is done.” – Nelson Mandela
“Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see a shadow.” – Helen Keller
“Optimism is a happiness magnet. If you stay positive good things and good people will be drawn to you.” – Mary Lou Retton
“If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.” – Milton Berle
“Happiness is an attitude. We either make ourselves miserable, or happy and strong. The amount of work is the same.” – Francesca Reigler
“The sun himself is weak when he first rises, and gathers strength and courage as the day gets on.” – Charles Dickens
“The struggle you’re in today is developing the strength you need tomorrow.” – Robert Tew
“Let your unique awesomeness and positive energy inspire confidence in others.” – Anonymous
“Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine.” – Anthony J. D’Angelo
“If you want light to come into your life, you need to stand where it is shining.” – Guy Finley
“The good life is a process, not a state of being. It is a direction, not a destination. ” – Carl Rogers