Napoleon Hill and W. Clement Stone coined the phrase positive mental attitude, and the term has taken on special importance in today’s positive thinking movement.
What Is Positive Mental Attitude?
You start by clearly picturing what you want, then expressing it in terms as if you already have the thing, and then create affirmations around the present terms statements of your desire.
Positive Mental Attitude Quotes
“First comes thought; then organization of that thought, into ideas and plans; then transformation of those plans into reality. The beginning, as you will observe, is in your imagination.” – Napoleon Hill
“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
“No one is mocked with the yearning for that which he has no ability to attain. If he holds the right mental attitude and struggles earnestly, honestly toward his goal, he will reach it, or at least approximate to it.” – Orison Swett Marden
“Any idea, plan, or purpose may be placed in the mind through repetition of thought.” – Napoleon Hill
“Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed of an equal or greater benefit.” – Napoleon Hill
What have you done today – or what can you do today, tomorrow, and each day going forward – to develop your own positive mental attitude?