Good nature is more agreeable in conversation than wit and gives a certain air to the countenance which is more amiable than beauty.
Author: Joseph Addison (1672-1719)
Profession: British Essayist, Poet, Statesman
Sometimes I'm so sweet even I can't stand it.
Author: Julie Andrews (1935)
Profession: British Singer, Actress
I got a simple rule about everybody. If you don't treat me right -- shame on you!
Author: Louis Armstrong (1898-1971)
Profession: American Jazz Trumpeter, Singer
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.
Author: Henry Ward Beecher (1813-1887)
Profession: American Preacher, Orator, Writer
There are no menial jobs, only menial attitudes.
Author: William John Bennett (1943)
Profession: American Federal Official
Whenever you're in conflict with someone, there is one factor that can make the difference between damaging your relationship and deepening it. That factor is attitude.
Author: Timothy Bentley
Profession: Canadian Family Therapist
Life is 10 percent what you make it and 90 percent how you take it.
Author: Irving Berlin (1888-1989)
Profession: Russian Composer
It is better to know nothing than to know what ain't so.
Author: Josh Billings (1815-1885)
Profession: American Humorist, Lecturer
Our attitudes control our lives. Attitudes are a secret power working twenty-four hours a day, for good or bad. It is of paramount importance that we know how to harness and control this great force.
Author: Tom Blandi
I never expect to lose. Even when I'm the underdog, I still prepare a victory speech.
Author: H. Jackson Brown Jr.
Profession: American Author of "Life's Little Instruction Book" Series
You are more likely to act yourself into feelings, than feel yourself into action.
Author: Dr. Jerome Brunner
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.
Author: Pearl S. Buck (1892-1973)
Profession: American Novelist
There are two big forces at work, external and internal. We have very little control over external forces such as tornadoes, earthquakes, floods, disasters, illness and pain. What really matters is the internal force. How do I respond to those disasters? Over that I have complete control.
Author: Leo Buscaglia
Profession: American Expert on Love, Lecturer, Author
Attitudes are the forerunners of conditions.
Author: Eric Butterworth
I would rather be first in a little Iberian village than second in Rome.
Author: Julius Caesar (101-44 BC)
Profession: Roman Emperor