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The science of psychology has been far more successful on the negative than on the positive side... It has revealed to us much about man's shortcomings, his illnesses, his sins, but little about his potentialities, his virtues, his achievable aspirations, or his psychological health.~Abraham Maslow


Positive Health Science

I have often been struck by the fact that most parents who are experiencing positive and rewarding relationships with their pre-adolescent children are, nevertheless, waiting apprehensively and bracing themselves for the stormy adolescent period.~Albert Bandura


Positive Children Parents

We succeed in enterprises which demand the positive qualities we possess, but we excel in those which can also make use of our defects.~Alexis de Tocqueville


Positive Business Succeed

I'm a very positive person, but this whole concept of having to always be nice, always smiling, always happy, that's not real. It was like I was wearing a mask. I was becoming this perfectly chiselled sculpture, and that was bad. That took a long time to understand.~Alicia Keys


Positive Time Happy

Man, I'm 31 years old and a husband with four kids; I hope I'm no thug. I hear all those negative things and don't hear anything positive. I think that's all those people feel... that way that's all they hear about when you hear Allen Iverson did something negative or something.~Allen Iverson


Positive Hope Man

Food culture is like listening to the Beatles - it's international, it's very positive, it's inventive and creative.~Alice Waters


Positive Food Culture

Do I feel any pressure as the most decorated Winter Olympian in American history? None at all. The only pressures that I know I face are those of how to pay it forward: How can I continually make a positive impact in people's lives, help others achieve their dreams, create their own Olympic mindset, creating champions within themselves?~Apolo Ohno


Positive Dreams History

I believe one of the best things about managing people is that we can influence lives in a positive way. That's basically what a manager is about. When I can do that, I am very happy.~Arsene Wenger


Positive Best Happy

I've always been motivated more by negative comments than by positive ones. I know what I do well. Tell me what I don't do well.~Abby Wambach


Positive Me Negative

America, you're sending girls a mixed message. On one hand, you're saying to have positive body image and love who we are; on the other, we're being marketed makeup and clothing that obviously turns us into someone different.~Adora Svitak


Love Positive America

The Universal Zulu Nation stands to acknowledge wisdom, understanding, freedom, justice, and equality, peace, unity, love, and having fun, work, overcoming the negative through the positive, science, mathematics, faith, facts, and the wonders of God, whether we call him Allah, Jehovah, Yahweh, or Jah.~Afrika Bambaataa


Love Positive Work

It's always more interesting to take on someone that's going to have hidden sides or a fatal flaw, because there's going to be more to play with - more conflict, internally or in and around them - but it's probably the thing of finding the positive in there.~Aidan Gillen


Positive Conflict Finding

What is social proof? Put simply, it's the positive influence created when someone finds out that others are doing something. It's also known as informational social influence.~Aileen Lee


Positive Influence Doing

Failure is enriching. It's also important to accept that you'll make mistakes - it's how you build your expertise. The trick is to learn a positive lesson from all of life's negative moments.~Alain Ducasse


Life Positive Failure

I like to write sad songs. They're much easier to write and you get a lot more emotion into them. But people don't want to hear them as much. And radio definitely doesn't; they want that positive, uptempo thing.~Alan Jackson


Positive Sad People

Don't focus on negative things; focus on the positive, and you will flourish.~Alek Wek


Positive Focus Negative

But you cannot expect every writer to dwell on human suffering. I think my books do deal with grave issues. People who say they are too positive probably haven't read them.~Alexander McCall Smith


Positive People Suffering

I think people in Botswana are pleased that my books paint a positive picture of their lives and portray the country as being very special. They've made a great success of their country, and the people are fed up with the constant reporting of only the problems and poverty of the continent. They welcome something which puts the positive side.~Alexander McCall Smith


Positive Success Great

I'm an un-healable positive optimist.~Andre Rieu


Positive Optimist

I'm big on being positive. I'm generally so positive and happy. I just always felt that I was exactly where I wanted to be. And things have continued to go in great directions.~Andy Cohen


Positive Happy Great

'Do What You Gotta Do' is a positive, inspirational song that says no matter what it is; whether you're up against challenges or trying to get your dreams and aspirations met, you should do what whatever you have to do shy of killing yourself or someone else.~Angie Stone


Inspirational Positive

I don't think lying has any ultimate justification. I don't think it ever leads to anything positive. The good fight to have is not to lie. That's one of the challenges in a way.~Andy Garcia


Positive Good Fight

Social media websites are no longer performing an envisaged function of creating a positive communication link among friends, family and professionals. It is a veritable battleground, where insults fly from the human quiver, damaging lives, destroying self-esteem and a person's sense of self-worth.~Anthony Carmona


Family Positive

You must stand for something! It does not have to be grand, but it must be a positive that brings light to someone else's darkness.~Anthony Carmona


Positive Light Darkness

I believe I have a personal responsibility to make a positive impact on society.~Anthony Fauci


Positive Responsibility

It's a problem for him because he's got - like Edward VII had - nearly all his lifetime to wait until he becomes Monarch. What is he going to do with it? So he wants to do something positive but he always courts those dangers.~Anthony Holden


Positive Problem Wait

I think the media can be a very positive influence by essentially holding people to task about the importance of high quality medical care. And when the media is scrutinizing you, then I think that's a very good, positive thing for the field of medicine.~Anthony Fauci


Positive Good Influence

Our thoughts really do create our lives. They've done a lot of research showing if you're an optimistic, positive person you will be a healthier person than if you're a sad, depressed, negative person.~Alana Stewart


Positive Sad Thoughts

When you're a houseguest and you leave, it's nice to straighten something up or send your hosts a useful gift. And when you leave the planet, it's nice to have made a positive contribution.~Alexander Payne


Positive Gift Nice

I had to develop the mentality and stay positive about making my comeback.~Alonzo Mourning


Positive Comeback Stay

I think a lot of times we don't pay enough attention to people with a positive attitude because we assume they are naive or stupid or unschooled.~Amy Adams


Positive Attitude People

We must not constantly talk about tackling obesity and warning people about the negative consequences of obesity. Instead we must be positive - positive about the fun and benefits to be had from healthy living, trying to get rid of people's excuses for being obese by tackling the issue in a positive way.~Andrew Lansley


Positive Fun People

When you come off something really disappointing, you want to come back and kind of regroup and get involved in something positive right away.~Andy Roddick


Positive Want You

I believe that, by and large, people are good and everybody you meet is more likely to surprise you in a positive way than in a negative way.~Anthony Horowitz


Positive Good People

There is so much that is positive, wonderful even, about state schools. At a state school your kids will learn to live alongside and appreciate other kids from many diverse and different cultures.~Arabella Weir


Positive School Learn

I've noticed that my resolutions involve me not doing stuff that I wasn't going to do anyway so here's something more positive. I'm going to retrain as a Latin teacher in a provincial public school.~Arthur Smith


Positive Teacher School

I've always been controversial because I offer new ideas. For me to be controversial, I think this is positive.~Avigdor Lieberman


Positive Me Ideas

Something I've noticed as I get older is that I do think about the future more. It's all positive thinking.~Abbie Cornish


Positive Future Thinking

I want to play positive role models - women who mean something to other women.~Agyness Deyn


Positive Women Want

And they said if we help with the crisis, they would do a lot of positive acts. After we helped in those crises, they showed negative acts and the Japanese and Turks were ashamed.~Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani


Positive Help Negative

I think that Americans should gradually begin to adopt positive behavior rather than doing evil. They should not expect an immediate reaction in return for their positive measures. It will take time.~Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani


Positive Time Evil

I love Instagram. I find it to be one of the truly positive social media things that exist.~Aidy Bryant


Love Positive Social Media

The positive testimony of history is that the State invariably had its origin in conquest and confiscation. No primitive State known to history originated in any other manner.~Albert J. Nock


Positive History Testimony

The UFC are doing a tremendous job of promoting the sport worldwide. The views about the sport haven't always been so positive here in the Holland, but it's nice to see change and to see the UFC come to Holland, and everyone been really enthusiastic about it.~Alistair Overeem


Positive Change Job

Kissinger was surely one of the very few statesmen to try to do something positive to break the log jam of the Cold War; to try to end the war in Vietnam; to bring a halt to the cycle of war in the Middle East.~Alistair Horne


Positive War End

During this period at the Department of Education, my working relationship with Judge Thomas was positive.~Anita Hill


Positive Education Judge

You'll see that the strong, the affirmative, the positive voice in any of the plays I've written is that of a woman. My men are, well, not quite worthless, but they are certainly weak, and that reflects the reality I grew up with and what I think has in a sense shaped me.~Athol Fugard


Positive Woman Strong

I'm not sure how to describe my style. A lot of my work is dark and looks a bit sad, which is strange because I'm such a smiley, over-the-top positive guy who wears gold shoes most days.~Aaron Huey


Positive Work Sad

I hear all the time from our audience about how it's nice to see a positive African-American role model for the younger kids out there that are watching.~Aldis Hodge


Positive Time Role Model

People don't believe in positive changes anymore.~Alexei Navalny


Positive Changes People

I have great friends around me that are positive and I think that's the key to life is making your own path. Set your own rules because there is no set rule, there is no set look, there is no set anything. You make your own rules in your life. You make your own decisions.~Amber Riley


Life Positive Path

This whole fuss did not only damage Fischer's image, but that of the USA as well. The way the Americans treated one of their most popular citizens did not make a positive impression worldwide.~Anatoly Karpov


Positive Way Most

I've been thinking about disowning some of my genes lately. I have a few healthy, happy, long-living optimists in my family tree - most of them fans of Christian Science founder Mary Baker Eddy, a major champion of positive thinking. But I've got plenty of ancestors who played out more tortured hands.~Ariel Gore


Family Positive Happy

A lot of positive psychology is stuck in being the psychology of privilege, and I reject that.~Ariel Gore


Positive Psychology Stuck

I took some me time. I think that's a really important thing to do for yourself, especially in this business. And now I feel like I'm in a really good, positive place in my life.~Ashlee Simpson


Life Positive Time

Be positive and laugh at everything.~Alexandra Roach


Positive Laugh Everything

It gets kinda monotonous, but that's television. There are plus sides and down sides. The positive side is that you have steady work for nine months of the year for however many years your show is on TV,.~Alexis Bledel


Positive Work Television

America's biggest export is media and I think that's a positive thing.~Aloe Blacc


Positive America Media

The power of pop culture stories should not be underestimated, and there is an enormous potential for inspirational stories that can have a positive, transformative effect on our lives.~Anita Sarkeesian


Inspirational Positive

I've dreamed landscapes for years, and my dreams play an enormous role in my work. In fact, when I first started doing landscapes I felt insecure about painting in this style, and the dreams were like positive omens for me, and I've done a few paintings that were exact replicas of images that came to me in dreams.~April Gornik


Positive Work Dreams

In the tissues generally, and in such a cavity as the abdomen, the pressure is everywhere and practically always very nearly atmospheric, and must be so, because the integuments give way very easily to any excess of pressure, whether positive or negative.~August Krogh


Positive Negative Pressure

There are plenty of studies that have shown that depression is associated with decreased immunity. So I want to harness all of the positive emotional energy I can in a patient to get better.~Allan Hamilton


Positive Depression Energy

Sam Cameron has managed the near impossible: to have lived in Number Ten for three years and maintained a benign and broadly positive press.~Andy Coulson


Positive Impossible Three

All systems in Pakistan appear to be in a haste to achieve something, which can have both positive and negative implications. Let us take a pause and examine the two fundamental questions: One, are we promoting the rule of law and the Constitution? Two, are we strengthening or weakening the institutions?~Ashfaq Parvez Kayani


Positive Law Questions

The power of women in the politics is a soft power. It is a positive change that our country and other countries in the region... are making by giving a chance to women.~Atifete Jahjaga


Positive Change Women