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When you’re climbing with someone who always sees the bright spot, even if there is no bright spot, that attitude is really helpful. – Kevin Jorgeson

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A Maybelline New York woman is strong and confident – I love that attitude. – Frida Gustavsson

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It is sometimes said that the major discoveries have already been made and that there is nothing important left to find. This attitude is altogether too pessimistic. There are plenty of ideas and plenty of things left to discover. The trick is to find the – John Vane

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I got to work with Rachel Dratch, and she just had such a funny, roll-with-it attitude when she would approach the stage and could turn anything into a gem. – Stephnie Weir

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Natural ability is important, but you can go far without it if you have the focus, drive, desire and positive attitude. – Kirsten Sweetland

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We didn’t ever want ‘Tarzan’ to feel like he was just a man. We didn’t want him to stand up straight or wave good-bye. We wanted to make sure he always had that piece of gorilla in him, that he always had an animal attitude about him. – Kevin Lima

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I believe that what is really important is that God can speak to us. If we have the humility to approach him in prayer with the right attitude, he can speak to our intelligence directly. – Henry Eyring

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The attitude that poetry should not be analyzed is prevalent among many who consider themselves experts on children’s literature. But I suspected that kids like to look closely at things and figure out what makes them go. – X. J. Kennedy

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The Web is not a prize to be won, and Mr. Ballmer’s attitude is deplorable in the light of what the Web means to the world, to users, to designers and developers, and – to put it into Microsoft parlance – customers. – Molly Holzschlag

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I’m very apolitical. I mean, after having covered politicians so much all my life, I basically have no belief in politics. But it’s more of an attitude and a discipline in the way you approach life, I think, than it is just what lever you pull in a voting – Liz Trotta

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We’re drawn to making our mark, leaving a record to show we were here, and a journal is a great place to do it. Once you start drawing, writing, and gluing stuff in every day, it can quickly become a habit – addictive, even. Your attitude should be: ‘I ca – Keri Smith

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From a person whose living depends on other people buying her creative work, this may sound odd, but one of my favorite things about the steampunk subculture is its do-it-yourself attitude. – Kaja Foglio

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That attitude that I wouldn’t succeed didn’t come from my family, it came from school and then the township we lived in. I wasn’t going to settle for that, and my mother warned us not to settle for less, to make the most of our lives. – Alexis Wright

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Authors can get an attitude of us-against-them when it comes to publishers, but learning how authors and editors can work together taught me to look at my work in a different way and to make that work as solid as possible before it ever goes to the publis – Tracie Peterson

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It was only after the Grimms published two editions primarily for adults that they changed their attitude and decided to produce a shorter edition for middle-class families. This led to Wilhelm’s editing and censoring many of the tales. – Jack Zipes

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The attitude of the business community towards investment in Austria and Germany has always been positive, as both the countries have earned their reputation as countries with a consistent economic environment. – Yelena Baturina

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We are living in a culture where we are so led by the visual, and what is promoted in the media, that the attitude becomes, ‘I don’t have to go through normalcy in life – I can look for exemptions. And I expect them, and when I look for them and they are – Ben Harney

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The nature of the music business is such that it’s better to have a few chances for some things to be successful than just one, and that’s kind of been my attitude all along. – Adam Schlesinger

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My dad was a terrible father. Dreadful. But he had a very difficult childhood. He was fostered – he never knew who his father was. So he had a very different attitude to family and kids. I don’t have any issues. I’m not suffering some secret angst. – Mark Billingham

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The worst thing about being the laureate has been the attitude of a tiny minority of adults who haven’t liked some of the things I’m supposed to have said and who have used it as an opportunity to be verbally abusive and nasty, but I haven’t let it rule m – Malorie Blackman

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I went to the Performing Arts School and studied classical ballet. That attitude is something that’s put into your head. You are never thin enough. – Carmen Electra

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A man can be 43, and people will say, ‘Oh, he’s a cool bachelor, and he just hasn’t settled down;’ but with a woman, it’s, ‘Oh, she must have really wanted to get married, but she didn’t.’ I honestly think that attitude is a little bit sexist. – Heather Graham

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I trained as a writer before I became a lawyer. I was headed for a life as an English professor, but that just wasn’t me. I’m not a scholar, I didn’t have a scholar’s attitude toward literature. – Scott Turow

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The American attitude towards efficiency and execution should always underlie architecture. – Helmut Jahn

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I love to write about Nabokov and also to think about him. I love his attitude that he is incomparable, his lofty judgments and general scorn of other writers – not all of them, of course. – James Salter

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I’m quite a particular singer, and I need to feel like I can bite into the song, in a way, to make it my own. You want the challenge of the songs having some attitude. – Neneh Cherry

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In a spiritual sense, a positive attitude may help you get through chemotherapy and surgery and radiation and what have you. But a positive mental attitude does not cure cancer – any more than a negative mental attitude causes cancer. – Siddhartha Mukherjee

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I believe e-courses will eventually change people’s attitude toward learning. Education will play an increasingly dominant role in people’s lives. For people of all ages and all geographies. – Sebastian Thrun

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One by one, all of my college buddies had taken these nothing-special entry-level jobs, pushing papers for $18;000 or $21;000 a year (and hating the work besides), and I’d turn up my nose and tell them I wasn’t about to get out of bed for anything less th – Bill Rancic

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The way we approached Meru, and the way we approach a lot of these mountains, is with humility. A sense of, ‘Is it going to give us passage?’ Your mental attitude can affect the outcome. – Jimmy Chin

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I’m definitely attracted to other Australians, I have a laid-back attitude to life that I feel is very Australian, I love a good barbie. – Isla Fisher

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Cheney, Rumsfeld – they were Shakespearean in their attitude of impunity. – Glen Duncan

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I think a lot of times our culture has an attitude toward art and the production of art that separates artists from the rest of us, like making art or music or painting or whatever is some magical thing that you have to be inspired to do, and special peop – Ann Leckie

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Any race I go into, I’ve always got the attitude of throwing myself into and wanting nothing but No. 1. – Caroline Buchanan

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Liberalism is a really old British tradition and it has a completely different attitude towards the individual and the relationship between the individual and the state than the collectivist response of Labour, and particularly Old Labour, does. – Nick Clegg

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Nobody minded what you did in bed or what you said about God, a very civilized attitude in 1948. – Simon Raven

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I have such an extreme attitude about work, where I can just completely be derelict of my responsibilities and then when I am not derelict, I am completely indulged in it. I swing pretty wildly from the two extremes. – Geddy Lee

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Rock n’ roll is not just a fashion statement, it is the attitude, and it has a political posturing as well. – CeeLo Green

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When you think of a brand, you should immediately understand it from the advertising attitude, from the words and visuals. – George Lois

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I became a librarian at the Sainte-Genevieve Library in Paris. I made this gesture to rid myself of a certain milieu, a certain attitude, to have a clean conscience, but also to make a living. I was twenty-five. I had been told that one must make a living – Marcel Duchamp

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Children have adopted a consumerist attitude – I dare you to entertain me. – Walter Dean Myers

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When you feel stuck in a hard time, jump-start a pro-change attitude by letting go of possessions that no longer work for you – like old clothes and old shoes. – Karen Salmansohn

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Part of our western outlook stems from the scientific attitude and its method of isolating the parts of a phenomenon in order to analyze them. – Arthur Erickson

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I like to wear dresses and skirts when I go onstage because the attitude that I have is, ‘I’m so excited to introduce myself to you.’ And I want to be wearing what I’d be wearing to a date or a dinner party. – Jenny Slate

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Adele shattered the image of how the stereotypical singer is supposed to look. She has that whole ‘Screw you, I’m awesome for what I do’ attitude, which I really look up to and want to be a part of. – Mary Lambert

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I am, as it happens, a baby boomer, but not one who feels any broad-gauge nostalgia for the ’60s and ’70s. My attitude resembles that of my parents, who were born in the ’20s and lived through the Great Depression and World War II. – Terry Teachout

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Just as the left has to be more willing to question ‘Government knows best;’ the right has to rethink its laissez-faire attitude toward government. – Jack Kemp

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After the Meiji restoration in 1868, Japan adopted an expansionist and colonial attitude towards its neighbours. It sought to identify itself with the West and looked down upon the Asian continent as backward and inferior. For most of the next 70 years, J – Martin Jacques

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Experiments with animals have long been handicapped by our anthropocentric attitude: We often test them in ways that work fine with humans but not so well with other species. – Frans de Waal

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The world is fortunate – for the time being, at least – that it has an American president in Obama who is prepared to take a conciliatory and concessive attitude towards America’s decline and that it has a Chinese leadership which has been extremely cauti – Martin Jacques

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