Posts Tagged: positivity

Positive Surroundings

“I think it’s important to get your surroundings, as well as yourself, into a positive state – meaning surround yourself with positive people, not the kind who are negative and jealous of everything you do.” ~ Heidi Klum., Supermodel, Television

Positive Surroundings

“I think it’s important to get your surroundings, as well as yourself, into a positive state – meaning surround yourself with positive people, not the kind who are negative and jealous of everything you do.” ~ Heidi Klum., Supermodel, Television

Even If Everything is Lost, You’ll Survive

“Happiness, to me, is knowing that if I lose everything I will still be O.K.” ~ Tony Hsieh, Internet Entrepreneur, Venture Capitalist, Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award (2007) Co-Founder of Venture Frogs & Author

Even If Everything is Lost, You’ll Survive

“Happiness, to me, is knowing that if I lose everything I will still be O.K.” ~ Tony Hsieh, Internet Entrepreneur, Venture Capitalist, Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award (2007) Co-Founder of Venture Frogs & Author

Nice Conversations

“You have to enjoy life. Always be surrounded by people that you like, people who have a nice conversation. There are so many positive things to think about.” ~ Sophia Loren a.k.a Sofia Villani Scicolone, Actress, Best Foreign Actress BAFTA

Nice Conversations

“You have to enjoy life. Always be surrounded by people that you like, people who have a nice conversation. There are so many positive things to think about.” ~ Sophia Loren a.k.a Sofia Villani Scicolone, Actress, Best Foreign Actress BAFTA

Do YOU Believe in Your Abilities?

“Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble, yet reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.” ~ Dr. Norman Vincent Peale, Author & Minister

Do YOU Believe in Your Abilities?

“Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble, yet reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.” ~ Dr. Norman Vincent Peale, Author & Minister

Walk Through the Stereotypes

“Stereotypes do exist, but we have to walk through them.” ~ Forest Whitaker, Actor, Producer, Director, Academy Award (2006), British Academy Film Award (2006), Golden Globe Award (2006), National Board of Review Award (2006), Screen Actors Guild Award (2006), Hollywood

Walk Through the Stereotypes

“Stereotypes do exist, but we have to walk through them.” ~ Forest Whitaker, Actor, Producer, Director, Academy Award (2006), British Academy Film Award (2006), Golden Globe Award (2006), National Board of Review Award (2006), Screen Actors Guild Award (2006), Hollywood

Look at Life in the Best Way You Can

“I think beauty comes from within. If you’re happy and look at life in the best way you can, even when there are problems, it can make you beautiful on the outside.” ~ Faith Hill, Singer, Actress & Record Producer

Look at Life in the Best Way You Can

“I think beauty comes from within. If you’re happy and look at life in the best way you can, even when there are problems, it can make you beautiful on the outside.” ~ Faith Hill, Singer, Actress & Record Producer

An Always-Rising-To-It Person

“Clearly I am a very strong, top-of-the-line, always-rising-to-it personage.” ~ Lark Voorhies, Actress, Singer, Spokeswoman & Model

An Always-Rising-To-It Person

“Clearly I am a very strong, top-of-the-line, always-rising-to-it personage.” ~ Lark Voorhies, Actress, Singer, Spokeswoman & Model

Totally Future-Oriented

“I’m so totally future-oriented that, for me, I don’t know what the future’s about, but I can promise you it’s gonna be exciting! ~ Kenny Rogers, Singer, Songwriter, Actor, Record Producer, Guitarist & Fiddler

Totally Future-Oriented

“I’m so totally future-oriented that, for me, I don’t know what the future’s about, but I can promise you it’s gonna be exciting! ~ Kenny Rogers, Singer, Songwriter, Actor, Record Producer, Guitarist & Fiddler

Being a Black Being

“I love being black in America, and especially being black in Hollywood.” ~ Will Smith, a.k.a Willard Carroll Smith, Jr., Actor, Producer, Rapper & Songwriter

Being a Black Being

“I love being black in America, and especially being black in Hollywood.” ~ Will Smith, a.k.a Willard Carroll Smith, Jr., Actor, Producer, Rapper & Songwriter

The Absence of Obstacles?

“The difference between the Successful and the Unsuccessful is not the Absence of Obstacles, but the Presence of Perseverance.” ~ Chris Widener, Author & Motivational Speaker Save

The Absence of Obstacles?

“The difference between the Successful and the Unsuccessful is not the Absence of Obstacles, but the Presence of Perseverance.” ~ Chris Widener, Author & Motivational Speaker Save

The World is Our Canvas

“This world is but a canvas to our imagination.” ~ Henry David Thoreau, Author, Poet, Philosopher, Abolitionist, Naturalist, Tax Resister, Surveyor, and Historian

The World is Our Canvas

“This world is but a canvas to our imagination.” ~ Henry David Thoreau, Author, Poet, Philosopher, Abolitionist, Naturalist, Tax Resister, Surveyor, and Historian

Toward the Sunshine

“Keep your face always toward the sunshine and shadows will fall behind you.” ~ Walt Whitman, Poet, Essayist, Journalist & Teacher Save

Toward the Sunshine

“Keep your face always toward the sunshine and shadows will fall behind you.” ~ Walt Whitman, Poet, Essayist, Journalist & Teacher Save

Like a Leaf in a River

“Instead of drifting along like a leaf in a river, understand who you are, how you come across to people, and what kind of an impact you have on the people around you, the community around you and the world,

Like a Leaf in a River

“Instead of drifting along like a leaf in a river, understand who you are, how you come across to people, and what kind of an impact you have on the people around you, the community around you and the world,

Everything We Say

“Everything we say signifies; everything counts, that we put out into the world. It impacts on kids, it impacts on the zeitgeist of the time.” ~ Meryl Streep, Actress & Singer

Everything We Say

“Everything we say signifies; everything counts, that we put out into the world. It impacts on kids, it impacts on the zeitgeist of the time.” ~ Meryl Streep, Actress & Singer

When You Overcome

“If you have a positive attitude and constantly strive to give your best effort, eventually you will overcome your immediate problems and find you are ready for greater challenges.” ~ Patrick James “Pat” Riley , Professional Basketball Executive, Miami Heat

When You Overcome

“If you have a positive attitude and constantly strive to give your best effort, eventually you will overcome your immediate problems and find you are ready for greater challenges.” ~ Patrick James “Pat” Riley , Professional Basketball Executive, Miami Heat

Manufactured Expectations

“Winners make a habit of manufacturing their own positive expectations in advance of the event.” ~ Brian Tracy, Author, Keynote Speaker, Entrepreneur & Business Coach

Manufactured Expectations

“Winners make a habit of manufacturing their own positive expectations in advance of the event.” ~ Brian Tracy, Author, Keynote Speaker, Entrepreneur & Business Coach

The Optimist’s Life

“Optimists and pessimists die the same way. They just live differently. I prefer to live as an optimist.” ~ Shimon Peres, a.k.a Szymon Perski President of Israel (2007-2014) ‘Israel’s First Social Media President’ Prime Minister of Israel (11.4.95 – 6.18.96)

The Optimist’s Life

“Optimists and pessimists die the same way. They just live differently. I prefer to live as an optimist.” ~ Shimon Peres, a.k.a Szymon Perski President of Israel (2007-2014) ‘Israel’s First Social Media President’ Prime Minister of Israel (11.4.95 – 6.18.96)

Ten Times Over

“Every dream I’ve ever had in life has come true ten times over.” ~ Steve Wozniak, Inventor, Eectronics Engineer, Programmer, Technology Entrepreneur, Co-Founder of Apple Inc. Founder of Wings of Zeus (WoZ), Co-Founder of Electronic Frontier Foundation, ACM Grace Murray

Ten Times Over

“Every dream I’ve ever had in life has come true ten times over.” ~ Steve Wozniak, Inventor, Eectronics Engineer, Programmer, Technology Entrepreneur, Co-Founder of Apple Inc. Founder of Wings of Zeus (WoZ), Co-Founder of Electronic Frontier Foundation, ACM Grace Murray

Your Victorious Life

“A victorious life begins in your mind.” ~ Joel Osteen, Pastor of Lakewood Church, Motivational Speaker & Author

Your Victorious Life

“A victorious life begins in your mind.” ~ Joel Osteen, Pastor of Lakewood Church, Motivational Speaker & Author

Statements of the Creative Kind

“If your mindset is, “I can’t. I won’t. It’s done. It’s bad! I … …”, Stop! STOP! You’re creating your own destiny when you do that!” ~ Spencer Forman, 1WD.TV’s Evil Genius, Founder of LabSecrets, Co-Founder LabZip, President of Spencer

Statements of the Creative Kind

“If your mindset is, “I can’t. I won’t. It’s done. It’s bad! I … …”, Stop! STOP! You’re creating your own destiny when you do that!” ~ Spencer Forman, 1WD.TV’s Evil Genius, Founder of LabSecrets, Co-Founder LabZip, President of Spencer

Reinventing the Self

“When things are bad, it’s the best time to reinvent yourself.” ~ George Lopez, Comedian, Actor, Talk Show Host, Imagen Vision Award (2003), Latino Spirit Award for Excellence in Television (2003), National Hispanic Media Coalition Impact Award, & One of

Reinventing the Self

“When things are bad, it’s the best time to reinvent yourself.” ~ George Lopez, Comedian, Actor, Talk Show Host, Imagen Vision Award (2003), Latino Spirit Award for Excellence in Television (2003), National Hispanic Media Coalition Impact Award, & One of

Our Challenges’ Discoveries

“Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew.” ~ Cicely Tyson, Actress, Fashion Model, Tony Award – Best Actress in a Play (2013), BFCA and SAG Awards (The Help, 2011), SAG Award nominations (4x, The Help,

Our Challenges’ Discoveries

“Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew.” ~ Cicely Tyson, Actress, Fashion Model, Tony Award – Best Actress in a Play (2013), BFCA and SAG Awards (The Help, 2011), SAG Award nominations (4x, The Help,

The Gradual Result

“Excellence is the gradual result of always striving to do better.” ~ Patrick James “Pat” Riley , Professional Basketball Executive, Miami Heat Team President (1995- ), Motivational Speaker, Author, Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement Award (2012), NBA Championships (2012 & 2013:

The Gradual Result

“Excellence is the gradual result of always striving to do better.” ~ Patrick James “Pat” Riley , Professional Basketball Executive, Miami Heat Team President (1995- ), Motivational Speaker, Author, Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement Award (2012), NBA Championships (2012 & 2013:

Your Mind: Your Friend?

“Make sure your worst enemy doesn’t live between your own two ears.” ~ Laird Hamilton , Surfer, Co-Inventor of Tow-In Surfing, Fashion Model & Action-Sports Model

Your Mind: Your Friend?

“Make sure your worst enemy doesn’t live between your own two ears.” ~ Laird Hamilton , Surfer, Co-Inventor of Tow-In Surfing, Fashion Model & Action-Sports Model

Mind-Fire

“The mind is not a vessel to be filled, but a fire to be kindled.” ~ Plutarch a.k.a ucius Mestrius Plutarchus, Historian, Priest, Ambassador, Magistrate, Biographer & Essayist

Mind-Fire

“The mind is not a vessel to be filled, but a fire to be kindled.” ~ Plutarch a.k.a ucius Mestrius Plutarchus, Historian, Priest, Ambassador, Magistrate, Biographer & Essayist