Quote of the day #positivequotes #inspiration #inspirationalspeaker #samglenn #quoteoftheday A photo posted by Sam Glenn – The Attitude Guy (@theattitudeguy) on Jan 7, 2016 at 6:34am PST I like! #samglenn #inspirationalspeaker #inspiration #positivequotes A photo posted by Sam Glenn – The Attitude Guy (@theattitudeguy) on Jan 6, 2016 at 2:34pm PST
I sat swiveling in my chair trying to see how many times I could go around with just a few pushes. This is how I started my work day—drinking coffee and spinning in my chair with thoughts of, “I need a new job! The management here is not good, the stress is intense, and it’s just not a fun place to work.”
Taking the checkered flag in NASCAR and in life requires a positive attitude. And demonstrating self-control requires good emotional management. I’m not suggesting that you suppress your negative emotions. I’m only suggesting that you relieve your negative emotions in a more constructive way. It can help you prevent a disastrous finish.
Back in September 2007, Oaklawn created a memorable and quirky public service stop sign campaign, adding comical slogans the likes of “…and smell the roses,” and “means that you aren’t moving” to the bottom of STOP signs. The City of Oaklawn created the unique signage to in an effort to increase jaded motorists’ attention and inspire them to pause, if for nothing else, to read the phrases. The signs were the idea of the City President, and local residents were encouraged to submit their own ideas.
Positive thoughts can be mined like gold. All you have to do is pick them out and wash the bad stuff through the sieve of your mind.