69 Best Bad Attitude Quotes

A negative attitude is a notably unpleasant feature of the mental build-up of some guys and ladies. Continuous exposure of negative mental character can harm you, rage you, and even weigh you down. Skimming the network for positive quotes on possessing a negative attitude?

A bad attitude hurts an individual in more approaches than one. Breaking it, although not simple, is not improbable. This is a compilation of the best sayings and quotes regarding a bad attitude that you should know. Take a look and pick any you want to share with someone you perceive. You might apply these to leave a faint sign to a person who has been annoying you momentarily with her or his nasty character.

When you talk like an asshole and look like an asshole, you’re an asshole.

John Lyndon

Be careful of your actions since it will reflect you as a whole. Your outside look also determines your inner personality.

You cannot be healthy; you cannot be happy; you cannot be prosperous; if you have a bad disposition.

Emmet Fox

Having a bad disposition means all things, every action, and the idea that come into your mind will seem negative.

If you’re going to have a bad attitude, you may as well not even tee it up that week because you probably won’t play good anyways.

Jason Day

Don’t perform or don’t do your work if you have a bad mood because it will affect drastically your overall performance. You might commit mistakes considering your negative thoughts.

You can’t have a good day with a bad attitude, and you can’t have a bad day with a good attitude.


Change your attitude to be able to start the day right. Everything falls and attracts based on your attitude

If you accept the expectations of others, especially negative ones, then you never will change the outcome.

Michael Jordan

It’s better to expect and prepare for the worse so that you won’t be disappointed with whatever results it may be. You have to acknowledge the opinion also of other people.

Life is too short to spend your precious time trying to convince a person who wants to live in gloom and doom otherwise. Give lifting that person your best shot, but don’t hang around long enough for his/her bad attitude to pull you down. Instead, surround yourself with optimistic people.

Zig Ziglar

Share your positivity with other people. Inspire them and boost their morale. But you might get too

Everything depends on attitude. We are ambitious or lazy, enthusiastic or dull, loyal, or undependable, according to our attitude.

Sterling W. Sill

How we respond, what we create or speak, all varies on our attitude. It concludes whether we’ll be pleased or depressed. Attitude can promote or limit us in all spheres of our lives.

A bad attitude is like a flat tire. If you don’t change it, you’ll never go anywhere.


Our attitude can determine our success or failure. Change for the better. All negativities will be drawn from your bad attitude.

A bad attitude is the worst thing that can happen to a group of people. It’s infectious.

Roger Allan Raby

If you create or do bad things, some people might assume it to be the right thing; hence they will do the same.

Throughout life people will make you mad, disrespect you and treat you bad. Let God deal with the things they do, cause hate in your heart will consume you too.

Will Smith

We are all different. If someone is negative, uplift them but don’t do bad things to them. Let God judge them and lead them to their path

Act as if you don’t know me, and i will make it seem as though you don’t exist.

Michael Bassey Johnson

Don’t pretend you don’t know me. I might do the same to you, even worse. Let’s not pretend and don’t be a ‘dead malice’.

You will only find the happiness you seek when you drop your negative attitude towards life, embrace life, and be happy.

Leon Brown

Let go of your negativity. You alone are accountable for your life, and some of the negative circumstances and negative beliefs you entertain are affected directly by you.

There is little difference in people, but that little difference makes a big difference. The little difference is attitude. The big difference is whether it is positive or negative.

W. Clement Stone

Even in bad conditions, there is constantly something positive. It may need some moment to realize, but being able to recognize the positive perspectives in anything will serve you to prevent negativity.

The biggest disability of a person in life is bad and negative attitude.


If you have a negative attitude, you’re more likely to negatively impact everything around you. Sometimes you can’t perform well because of that attitude. It prevents you from being productive.

Unhappiness is best defined as the difference between our talents and our expectations.

Edward de Bono

You will perceive your lack of skills and talents depends on the people around you. You feel a bit degrade when someone has more than you do.

Those who are against you, just let them enjoy their time. Your time will come ten times better than theirs.


Holding hatred and dealing with your flaws will only highlight a bad attitude. Being able to forgive and forget will enable you to concentrate on the positive in yourself and others.

Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.

Thomas Jefferson

Trying to find the positive in any individual or circumstance will help change your belief to a positive one. Your goal is not to foster a Pollyanna strategy, though somewhat, to explore balance in your outlook.

I truly feel bad for people who are mean/rude for absolutely no fucking reason, I hope you heal from whatever fucked up your attitude.


We feel sad when someone is filled with negative thoughts. As if they had seized the whole pain. We just need to pray for them because it’s for them and the betterment

People with a positive attitude are influenced by what goes on within them. People with a negative attitude are influenced by what goes on around them.

Keith Harrell

How you behave and respond to other people and situations is mainly determined by their attitude and not the concrete people or situations. If you have a bad attitude, you’re more prone to negatively impact everything around you.

If you want to know the real reasons behind that attitude, think of the thought behind that attitude.

Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

The manner you see and interpret the world has a great impact on the outcomes you get. A negative attitude is practically an assurance that life will be more complex and less satisfying than it must be.

Everything you go through can be a lesson for you. Lack of forgiveness can manifest itself in different ways -in some lives, it can be through sickness in someone else’s life it can be through a bad attitude -or maybe through torn relationships and being angry all the time. I don’t know how unforgiveness will manifest itself in your life, but what I can tell you is: it isn’t worth it! All of us have done something we need forgiveness for.

Thelma Wells

The act of forgiveness will eliminate adverse emotions and create a place for positive attitudes. Yet it will likewise reduce anxiety and increase harmony and peace in your life.

WHY is it when I’m in a good mood there’s always somebody to piss me off with their attitude.


Some people don’t like us. Sometimes, they want others to feel what they are currently feeling that day.

Every day we have plenty of opportunities to get angry, stressed, or offended. But what you’re doing when you indulge these negative emotions is giving something outside yourself power over your happiness. You can choose to not let little things upset you.

Joel Osteen

Although you have been entertaining a bad attitude your entire life, change is achievable. Negativity is a manner that is acquired; however, hence is optimism. You can discipline yourself to have a more stable vision by repeating some actions.

When you know every well what to do and how to do it, your attitude determines how well you will have it done!

Israelmore Ayivor

Even though you already know everything, if you do things with a negative mood, disposition, and thought, you can still make mistakes and errors will still be present.

It is our own mental attitude which makes the world what it is for us. Our thought make things beautiful, our thoughts make things ugly. The whole world is in our own minds. Learn to see things in the proper light.

Swami Vivekananda

All the negative beliefs are accumulated in your mind and form a bad attitude against the hurdle, yourself, and life overall. Reform negative thoughts. Even in the gravest circumstances, there is always something positive.

You’ve gotta learn to let some things slide. Don’t let someone else’s bad attitude become your bad day.


The people around us have a big impact on our attitude. Narrowing or excluding negative people from your life will begin helping you improve your attitude.

A bad attitude can literally block love blessings, and destiny from finding you. Don’t be the reason you don’t succeed.

Many Hale

A negative viewpoint will negatively influence your well-being, relationships, and professional development. Learn to control negative thoughts and take action to change it.

Anger is the agro-chemical that makes the weeds of failure to germinate and compete with your crops of success. Don’t apply it.

Israelmore Ayivor

Your perception is not working on letting you alter your attitude since it has been registered to be centered on the bad. Change your habit and your mindset.

Positive people are able to maintain a broader perspective and see the big picture, which helps them identify solutions where as negative people maintain a narrower perspective and tend to focus on problems.

Barbara Fredrickson

You simply can’t be positive when your minds are centered on negative stuff. They see the worst of others and expect negative outcomes.

Nothing is more annoying than being in a bad mood for no apparent reason and being asked ‘what’s wrong?’ over and over again.


People seldom have the so-called ‘my day’ where they easily annoyed for no reason. And sometimes, indeed, it is annoying when people ask you questions even after answering them. You didn’t know if the actions were intended to bother you more.

If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself, but to your estimate of it; and this you have the power to revoke at any moment.

Marcus Aurelius

Having a bad attitude is, relatively, a coping mechanism. When things backfire, the pessimist will normally attain some portion outside his power to blame. Start to address your efforts with the knowledge that good results are as likely as not.

You can’t get what you want, if the intentions are solely directed for self-benefits.

Ashish Patel

Let’s not be selfish. Being greedy is definitely a bad thing. We may be happy at first, but eventually, it will backfire on us.

You can either give in to negative feelings or fight them, and I’m of the belief that you should fight them.

Ruth Westheimer

Don’t let negative feelings ruin your life. It is always better to change and neglect all the negativity. Forget the past and move on. Don’t let it stay in your mind.

I’m a polite person. I’ll tell you excuse me and shut the f*ck up in the same sentence.


I am a good person, but don’t try to push me to my limit. There’s a saying that kind people are scary when they get angry

Consider how much more you often suffer from your anger and grief, than from those very things for which you are angry and grieved.

Marcus Antonius

Recognizing what is negative in your life will enable you to perceive what you can manage and change. Burn the program to express letting go of negativity.

You’ll never reach a point in your life when people will stop telling you ‘no,’ and stop telling you about the failure you’re going to crash into headlong. It doesn’t matter. Fuck them.


Your progress will eternally be critically restricted if you have been placing more stock in other’s ideas and feelings than you make of your own. You should defend your attitude.

People who consider themselves victims of their circumstances will always remain victims unless they develop a greater vision for their lives.

Stedman Graham

If you are confronted with a test, and you are possessing restricting views that make you believe you are not going to be victorious, your ideas will attack you with negative information. When you find yourself concentrating on the negatives, push yourself to see for proof of the positive as well.

Only god knows why he does things. There might be bad things but when something bad happens, something better will happen after. Have a positive attitude towards your problems and disappointments and you will have an amazing life full of beautiful surprises. It will always be okay in the end, if it’s not okay it’s not the end.


Look for ideas you can develop your performance, earn new abilities, and improve your effectiveness in all aspects of your life. Concentrate on the present, and your attitude will immediately become more positive. Allow God to do the rest.

Your living is determined not so much by what life brings to you as by the attitude you bring to life; not so much by what happens to you as, by the way, your mind looks at what happens.

Kahlil Gibran

Your attitude defines the nature of the world you dwell in. It is the base for every triumph and every failure you have produced and will have. It will make you or break you.

It’s said that people who give excuses for the reason not to do something always formulate those excuses, waiting for the reason to surface to justify their excuses!

Israelmore Ayivor

We all have the attitude of always giving some excuses for our deeds, and we would create a lot of various situations to explain them and our strange habits, or we will likewise believe our own deceptions instead of getting frustrated.

If your mental attitude is positive, even when threats abound, you won’t lose your inner peace. On the other hand, if your mind is negative, marked by fear, suspicion, and feelings of helplessness, even among your best friends, in a pleasant atmosphere and comfortable surroundings, you won’t be happy.

Dalai Lama

Attitude shapes the way you think and feel regarding individuals and scenarios. Your responses and reactions are a consequence of your attitude—consecutively; it generates a reaction from others.

Most of the stress we bring on ourselves is because of bad habits and bad attitudes.


You keep a level of anxiety over how much all things suck, which influences your physical and psychological well-being negatively. You have difficulty living in the moment since you are centered on what’s occurred or will occur

Your life is your garden,
Your thoughts are the seeds.
If your life isn’t awesome,
You’ve been watering the weeds.


Our life is the product of our own decision and actions. Reflect what had you been doing in your life. Remove the negative to allow positivity to flourish.

The main factors that sponsor the abuse of time include procrastination and excuses. Procrastination makes you shift a task that you can do now into the unseen future; excuses are the reasons why you shift that task.


If you know you still have things to settle, do it right away. Procrastination leads to mistakes and errors. Waste no time so that no regrets in the latter time.

Good attitudes among players do not guarantee a team’s success, but bad attitudes guarantee it’s a failure.

John C. Maxwell

Your principles can be hugely developed through the negativity of those nearby you. Most individuals are merely a representation of those around them. If those around you have low standards, you’ll likely lower yours, too.

Attitude is a manner of thinking, feeling, or behaving that reflects a state of mind Attitude influences the behavior of the individuals. Attitude is a way of doing things. Successes and failures in life depend upon the attitude of the individuals. If attitudes are positive, there are desirable outcomes for individuals and he is encouraged to pursue his endeavor with more confidence. If the attitude is negative, it results in an undesirable outcome for individuals, and there is compromised confidence.


If you think you’ll be successful, you’ll condition your thoughts to draw success. However, if you have a lethargic, negative mindset towards your development, chances are you won’t experience much progress and success in anything.

I wish I was a glow worm,
A glow worm’s never glum.
‘Cos how can you be grumpy
When the sun shines out your bum!


A sun represents a new day. A new life to enjoy life. Let’ be positive throughout the day as the shines and smiles above us.

Shift yourself away from the slippery ground of bad attitudes and you’ll not drift off!

Israelmore Ayivor

Replace old habits. Detach yourself from negative people. Surrounding yourself with positive individuals will neutralize the negativity and help you shift your attitude.

It isn’t what happens to us that causes us to suffer; it’s what we say to ourselves about what happens.

Pema Chodron

Rephrase negative comments. Practice positive statements. The language you keep significantly affects your attitude and emotional outlook.

Don’t mix bad words with your bad mood. You’ll have many opportunities to change a mood, but you’ll never get the opportunity to replace the words you spoke.


Using positive expressions and comments throughout the day will help you remain positive and neutralize negativity. The tongue can be like a two-edged sword when statements are bad, insulting, false, or libelous.

Between optimist and pessimist
The difference is droll–
The optimist sees the doughnut;
The pessimist sees the hole.

Wilber D. Nesbit

Negative people will always see the worst in people, and expect negative results out of it. A person with a negative attitude will start new efforts with low expectations. Even when events do serve in their favor, they immediately drop the event.

We are all a reflection of who we spend time with.
Spend time with negative people, and you’ll turn negative.
Spend time with positive people, and you’ll turn positive.
It’s just how the Law of Attraction works.


Bad company corrupts good character. A Negative attitude is an acquired element that is bolstered by custom. Hence, the surrounding greatly affects the way of your progress and will either strengthen this trend or show him more practical steps to view the world.

A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.

Hugh Downs

Either positive or negative, our attitude hugely affects the people around us as we mature. Thus, whatever situation, structure, and culture we have in the past that shape us now in our modern time, it is a vital feature to consider.

Attitude is real foundation of worthiness and success. It is your attitude which stipulates your first small step that makes your big dream real.


A genuine positive attitude will drive a person to victory. A positive attitude can make up your lack to become whole, and negative attitudes will end in frustration and defeat.

Attitude determines your altitude, if you have a bad attitude, even if you are way up there, you will come crashing down, and if you are still trying to take off, a bad attitude, will keep you on the ground, revving your engines but going nowhere.

Strive Masiyiwa

You might not even recognize you have a negative attitude since it’s been along for extremely long. Or merely ignoring that kind of attitude. Once you hold a bad attitude, you assume defeat and failure. And that expectation shifts you into a magnet for mess and failure.

Attitude makes a lot of difference in one’s life. Good attitudes make life beautiful. A bad attitude makes life a doomed one.


A bad attitude assures our life to be stressful and less comforting than it must mean. Moreover, a negative viewpoint will negatively influence your career development, affiliation, and wellbeing.

Just because you’re miserable doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy your life.

Annette Goodheart

You can change your life if everything is not running the way you want it. Change is the only constant thing in this world. Figure out precisely what is troubling and hurting you, then do something concerning it and your attitude and your life instantly transforms

There is no need returning anger to those who made your past horrible, do not think of making them feel bitter, maybe a help from you can just make them ashame and miserable, and can probably change their attitude.

Michael Bassey Johnson

Pure deeds of kindness and serving others can do miracles for your attitude. Not solely can set things in outlook about your life, though it can divert you from problems and generally make you appear more positive.

I am determined to be cheerful and happy in whatever situation I may find myself. For I have learned that the greater part of our misery or unhappiness is determined not by our circumstance but by our disposition.

Martha Washington

Negative perceptions and attitudes are draining, and if you fall in to them, they will grow more powerful. Looking for the positive in every person or circumstance will help change your attitude and belief to a positive one.

Two things define you, your attitude when you are at your worst and your attitude when you are at your best.


Your emotions greatly affect your decisions. When you are at your peak, never make a judgment. Frequently the strong feelings you feel in the minute are merely momentary feelings. You might regret later on.

To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.


If you continually believe that things are occurring to you, you’re accepting liability out of your hands and folding. Let go roughly what has passed. Concentrate on what is occurring, what you can make today, and how you can create your life more suitable with every step you take.

Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.

Zig Ziglar

When you have a bad attitude, you become indolent to work after what you desire in life. Hence, you don’t perceive the life you aspire. Your talent, expertise, and past performances are irrelevant. You think because you foresee barriers rather than success.

It’s a happy life when you can be grateful for the good things and set the right attitude for the bad ones.


Capable of pushing through all the challenges that await you in your quest towards self-improvement, you have to resolve specifically what this supposed development could lead to your life. Being able to recognize the positive perspectives of all things will serve you to prevent pessimism.

If you are not enjoying the journey, you probably won’t enjoy the destination.


When we’re lost in a bad attitude, it can be difficult to locate the gateway. Every day, see for things to be thankful for. It’ll set things within the aspect and make you understand this isn’t all there is to your life.

Life is a daily cleansing. Negativity must be washed away, if you wish to attract positive experiences to your life.

Leon Brown

Change your habit and rethink your view of your life. For example, if you are enclosed by negative individuals who continually contribute to your bad attitude, it’s the opportunity to narrow or settle your relationship with them.

Too many people miss the silver lining because they’re expecting gold.

Maurice Setter

Start to address your efforts with the knowledge that excellent results are doubtless. Allow your achievements to work as evidence of this event, and slowly displace the negative foresight collectively with positive expectations.

A loving person lives in a loving world. A hostile person lives in a hostile world.

Ken Keyes Jr.

If you let love lives in you, then you will live in a peaceful world. But if you live a life full of hatred and bitterness, then your life is in catastrophe.

Attitude determines how one is going to react in given circumstances. Attitude is a tendency to respond positively or negatively towards a certain idea, object, or situation.


Attitude defines how you mingle to other individuals, and your relationships with other individuals are among the leading agents in whether or not you are victorious. It is merely a manner of reacting to life in a way that enables us to acquire the duality, the differences, the diversity of our occurrences.

In fact, you cannot have a positive, exciting life and a negative mind.

Joyce Meyer

A negative and positive mind are two different things. You might confuse yourself about your disposition in life, thus resulting in some mental problems. It either enhance your positive outlook and drop the negative one.

These were a few quotes about bad attitudes. It isn’t a pleasant thing to be in an obnoxious disposition around the clock; pessimistic people forego on the rainbow while whining regarding the rain.

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