attitude quotes

My parents have a strong work ethic, but their attitude to life, their philosophy, is: 'whatever makes you happy.'Sally Hawkins

A discipline I have observed is an attitude of love and reverence to people.Bessie Head

It's really interesting with art-movies too, but art especially - to see how your attitude toward artists and works and your level of appreciation of them is always shifting and changing over the years.Richard Hell

Most of us start out with a positive attitude and a plan to do our best.Marilu Henner

It goes without saying that the Jewish people can have no other goal than Palestine and that, whatever the fate of the proposition may be, our attitude toward the land of our fathers is and shall remain unchangeable.Theodor Herzl

I always have one or two, sometimes more, Navajo or other tribes' cultural elements in mind when I start a plot. In Thief of Time, I wanted to make readers aware of Navajo attitude toward the dead, respect for burial sites.Tony Hillerman

I always give Lindsay so much credit for her tennis game, for her attitude, for her person, and because of how she deals with all the things. I don't think people give her enough credit for how well she's doing.Martina Hingis

Solidarity is an attitude of resistance, I suppose, or it should be.Christopher Hitchens

When I go to the clinic next and sit with a tube in my arm and watch the poison go in, I'm in an attitude of abject passivity. It doesn't feel like fighting at all; it just feels like submitting.Christopher Hitchens

What is required as we travel towards full unemployment is not new legislation but a gradual change of mental attitude, a shift in values. As our taste for idling grows, we will refuse to work for old-fashioned bosses who demand a five-day, 40-hour, nine-to-five type week, or worse.Tom Hodgkinson

I perfectly understood President Obama's attitude throughout the French presidential campaign. He had no reason to distance himself from Nicolas Sarkozy. It's the basic solidarity that leaders who worked together owe to each other.Francois Hollande

I think the truth is, we are all racist, really, when it comes down to it. I think all of us have to check ourselves from time to time, and say, 'Look, that sort of attitude isn't good enough.' It takes discipline to keep our prejudices out.Peter Hollingworth

Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.Lou Holtz

You can't be a crazy rebel in the face of death, it's not a fitting attitude.Michel Houellebecq

Getting into shape helped get me into a better mood, and when I'm in a better mood, I'm funnier. My general attitude is better.Steve Howey

Character is the result of two things: mental attitude and the way we spend our time.Elbert Hubbard

Certain thoughts are prayers. There are moments when, whatever be the attitude of the body, the soul is on its knees.Victor Hugo

An aristocratic culture does not advertise its emotions. In its forms of expression it is sober and reserved. Its general attitude is stoic.Johan Huizinga

Fairness is not an attitude. It's a professional skill that must be developed and exercised.Brit Hume

There's a certain elitism that has crept into the attitudes of some in journalism, and it played out perfectly over the issue of these little American flag lapel pins.Brit Hume