think positive

think positive

to be hopeful that good things will happen I try to think positive, so if something goes wrong, I try to fix it or, if I can't, I just forget it.
See also: positive, think

think positive

Be optimistic, concentrate on the good rather than the bad, as in It's true you were fired but think positive-now you can look for a job you really like . This expression comes from the psychological doctrine of positive thinking, which gained currency with Norman Vincent Peale's popular book, The Power of Positive Thinking (1953). [Second half of 1900s]
See also: positive, think
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I know about how life used to be, but I have to think positive and don't dwell about (sic) it.
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Think positive and be caring, loving, sweet, ambitious and responsible.
He has created the Think Positive bracelet and every month a new charm designed by a different designer will be released for it.
Don't forget--when you think positive thoughts or make positive statements, they trigger positive pictures, which trigger positive feelings, which develop positive attitudes and positive self-image
Our players should always think positive because when they think positive they think clearly and that s half the battle won.
People think positive things happen and then they end up being joyful, but really it's the other way around," says Bonnie St.
Get off Your Attitude' means for one to think positive and take action.
He called upon the students to think positive for brighter and successful future, saying there are lots of opportunities for youth in the country.
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Summary: <p>BEIRUT: Newly founded NGO Think Positive dedicated to raise awareness on AIDS in Lebanon, held its first conference on Monday at the Gefinor Rotana Hotel in Hazmieh.
You just have to think positive and aim for your goals.
I would take a draw but we always have to think positive so we have to think we can do it," insisted the teenage sky Blues midfielder, who says he is flattered by renewed speculation that he figures high on Gordon strachan's Celtic wish-list.
As Tess signs up neighbors for support and attends meetings, she reminds herself of her rules, things such as think positive, support your team, and so on.
I think positive messages can change the commercial world, and I am trying to help that change.