160 Negative Quotes For Negative Thinking People (2023)

Are you looking for inspirational quotes on how to ignore negativity and negative people? We have compiled the best collection of negative people quotes, sayings, phrases, captions and status messages (including pictures and images) to inspire you to stay away from negative and toxic people.

Many people in life live in negativity. You have a negative attitude towards life and all its problems. So you are quite pessimistic. They think to see the dark side of every situation and person.

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Having a negative mindset and constantly worrying, complaining and complaining about life will get you nowhere. This will only create stress and anxiety that can destroy the soul.

We've divided these inspirational quotes about negativity into these sections;

  • negativity quotes
  • Negative People Quotes
  • negative energy quotes
  • without negative quotes
  • negative vibes captions

These famous quotes will remind you of your innate ability to maintain a positive mindset and overcome people's negative attitude to see the bright side of life.

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negativity quotes

  1. "You cannot live a positive life with a negative mind."
  2. "Negativity doesn't pay my bills." –Michelle Q.Chu
  3. "Negativity is the enemy of creativity." –David Lynch
  4. “Stay away from negative people. You have a problem for every solution.” – Albert Einstein
  5. "Negativity will kill you faster than any disease." - Anonymous
  6. "Beautiful things happen when you distance yourself from negativity."
  7. “There are so many wonderful things in life; Why engage in negativity? – Zendaya
  8. "The best way to eliminate negativity is to laugh and be cheerful." -David Ike
  9. "Arrest prisonrethink, it leads to negativity, just think positive and be positive.”
  10. "Emphasizing the negative only increases its power." –Shirley MacLaine
  11. "However great the darkness, we must feed it with our own light." -Stanley Kubrick
  12. "Don't let negative thoughts about the past or the future spoil your today." - Heavenly Avina
  13. "I won't let anyone walk past my head with dirty feet." –Mahatma Gandhi
  14. "It's better to focus on the good things in life than the negative ones." —Lailah Gifty Akita
  15. "We must be careful, we cannot allow negativity to spread like wildfire." - Saswata Chatterjee
  16. "The right attitude can turn negative stress into positive." -Dr. Hans Selye
  17. "If you are attached to the negative behavior of others, it brings you up to their level." - Guru Singh
  18. “Curiosity keeps me open to hope. Eliminate the negativity.” —Carrie Brownstein
  19. “Negativity is cannibalism. The more you feed it, the bigger and stronger it gets.” –Bobby Darnell
  20. "If you have a lot of stress and negativity around you, removing it will clear it out." -Lil Jon
  21. "I will always use negativity as motivation to work even harder and be even stronger." -Tim Tebow
  22. "Negative words are powerful boomerangs, so watch what you say about people and yourself." - Maria J. Blige
  23. "When we become aware of our weaknesses or negative tendencies, we open up the possibility of working on them." - Allan Locos
  24. “Life is too short to spend it on negativity. So I made a conscious effort not to be where I didn't want to be." - Hugh Dillon
  25. "It's hard to get rid of all this negativity, which will seriously undermine your motivation, but you have to get rid of it." - Oscar Auliq-Ice
  26. “Life is a daily purification. Negativity must be eliminated if you want to attract positive experiences into your life. – brown lion
  27. "Your beliefs, whether positive or negative, helpful or harmful, largely determine everything you do and how you do it." – Brian Tracy
  28. Life is short. Eliminate negativity, forget gossip, say goodbye to people who hurt you. Spend your days with the people who are always there."
  29. "Let go of the people who dim your shine, poison your mind, and bring drama. Unsubscribe from your troubles." – Steve Maraboli
  30. “Ignore negative people. They feed on your reaction and when they see that what they do/say influences you, they will continue to do so.” - An unknown
  31. "Negativity, in general, is one of the things that holds people back, and you have to see what's holding you back to get away from it." — Lucy Dacus
  32. "Having the power to block out negativity and focus on what I want gives me the drive and confidence to achieve my goals." - Gisele Bundchen
  33. “There are people who always look angry and are always looking for conflict. Go away; The fight they fight is not with you, but with themselves." - Anonymous
  34. "If I could teach people to be grateful, we could have an amazing world where negativity cannot grow or flourish and children have smiles on their faces." - Catriona Grau
  35. “Negativity is a vice of the dark shadow that looms over every human form; You can reshape negativity by turning it to your soul's light.” — John O'Donohue
  36. "No matter how valuable you and your ideas are, fools will certainly look down on you both, so exclude yourself from the rowdy environment of fools." -Michael Bassey Johnson
  37. "The next time you're tempted to get angry, frustrated, or offended, remember that this is part of the 10% things in life you can't control, but you can control how you react." –Joel East
  38. "When we choose to spread negativity or bad vibes, or focus too much on spreading rumors and gossip about the other person, it doesn't show who that other person is, but it shows who we are to the world." — Jyoti patel
  39. “There is a way to get rid of negativity that feels rebellious. But I've always liked a different kind of rebellion, one that puts a positive spin on everything and always tries to have a good time." -Zac Efron
  40. “Don't let negativity affect your vision. A lot of people have said tough things, but I don't let it get to me. It actually gives me more enthusiasm and pushes me to improve my career so I can prove them wrong." -Nicole Polizzi
  41. "If you're plagued by a recurring worry, train yourself to think about something else. Your awareness can focus on one thought at a time, and pushing away the negativity will free you to move forward." –Harvey Mackay

Negative People Quotes

Negative people thrive on stress. By always waiting for something to go wrong, they bring uncomfortable energy to the situation. While it's good to be realistic, it only gets worse when you're whiny and pessimistic.

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If you are around people with negative thoughts, take a step to help them understand the power of positivity.

And if they don't change over time, stay away from them andcut-themof your life to end the drama. Don't let their negativity grow on you. Ignore and walk away from negative vibes.

  1. "Don't run away from negative people, run!" -Mark Twain
  2. "Don't let people lead you into their storms. Lead them into your peace."
  3. “Negative people need drama like they need oxygen. Stay positive, it will take your breath away." -Tony Gaskins
  4. "Go towards your goals and avoid negative people and situations." - Philipp Krone
  5. "You can't expect to live a positive life when you hang out with negative people." -Joel East
  6. "If you are attached to the negative behavior of others, it brings you up to their level." - Guru Singh
  7. "Get rid of negative people, they will never drag you down to a great life." -Edmund Ronen
  8. "Whatever you do, good or bad, people will always have something negative to say." - WH Auden
  9. "Some people can't function without negativity because they feel better when they put others down." - A stranger
  10. "I don't have time to distinguish between the hapless and the incompetent." —General Curtis LeMay
  11. "Nobody can motivate themselves in a positive direction by constantly using negative words." -John C Maxwell
  12. "Anyone can gossip about you, and if you don't take it personally, you're immune." – Dom Miguel Ruiz
  13. "Generosity and kindness are always good, and it's never good to give pity or negativity." -Jason Becker
  14. Have you ever noticed that positive people are happy people and negative people are unhappy? -Riley Stevens
  15. "Surround yourself with loving, caring, happy people and get rid of the negative people who bring you down." - Heiderosis
  16. "Some people are in such total darkness that they burn you up just to see a light. Try not to take it personally." -Kamand Kojouri
  17. "People who try to bring you down every day are not important in your life, so you better treat their opinion that way." -Terry Cloth Brand
  18. “No matter how good you are, there will always be someone against you. But never let them be the limit of your success. - brand terry
  19. “Negative people can only discourage you when they find you around. Just go out and be rescued. –Israelmore Ayivor
  20. "Reduce the time you spend with negative people and surround yourself with positive people, soon it will rub off on you too." - Andy CE Brown
  21. "However, if you make a decision to avoid associating with negative people, your own attitude will change for the better." –Alex Uwajeh
  22. "People will try to bring you down, but you have to fight the negativity in your life. It's always good to stay positive and think positive." – Wivek Oberoi
  23. “Never let negativity get to you. There will be a lot of people to contend with, but as long as you believe in yourself, that's all that matters." - Becky G
  24. “Avoid negative people, as they are the biggest destroyers of confidence and self-esteem. Surround yourself with people who bring out the best in you!” – Auliq ice cream
  25. “There are people who always look angry and are always looking for conflict. Go away; The fight they fight is not with you, but with themselves." - Anonymous
  26. “People who project negativity often have low self-esteem. They feel bad about themselves and their negativity is simply a reflection of those feelings." -Hendrie Weisinger
  27. “There are small differences between people, but that small difference makes a big difference. The small difference is the attitude. The big difference is whether it is positive or negative.” –W. Clemens Stein
  28. “It is easier to avoid the effects of others' negativity when we question whether an action or attitude is appropriately directed towards us. Otherwise, we can choose to ignore it and let it go. - Sue Patton Theole
  29. “Unthankful people breed negativity. No one takes pleasure in giving to an ungrateful person. When you show appreciation, the object of your attention blooms and blooms." —Paul McCabe
  30. "A negative and toxic person is never bothered by the presence of genuine admirers in his network and is always satisfied with the absence of the genuine leader in his circle." -Anuj Somany
  31. “Relationships with negative people are just boring encounters with hedgehogs. You don't have the remote knowledge of how to approach them without hurling stakes at you." —Shannon L. Alder
  32. "If there's someone that makes you feel down or something that brings you down, you don't need them in your life. Negativity breeds negativity, but positivity breeds positivity." -Stephanie McMahon
  33. “People who are consistently negative tend to project that negativity onto others. This is not only annoying, but also unhealthy. Surround yourself with positive people and attitudes.” – Louise Allen Allen
  34. “Some people only have a positive outlook on life when everything is going well. However, when the going gets tough, their attitude immediately changes and they become very negative or consumed with self-pity.” – Katharina Pulsifer
  35. "The world is full of people who complain, who look for the negative in life and who constantly put each other down. The world is full of people who only think about themselves and try to make the rest of the world as miserable as they are." -Jessica Jones

negative energy quotes

Negative people will drain all your energy. They feed and thrive on misery. With their energy and speech, they often leave you emotionally drained.

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Due to their constant critical attitude, they are unable to create positivity around them. When you're with them, you get mentally and physically tired. Also read thesetoxic relationship quotesto know when it's time to move on.

  1. "Ignore the negativity and keep shining."
  2. "Negativity is the disease, positivity is the cure."
  3. “Negativity is like a collect call. You don't have to accept that."
  4. "Block out all negative energy and just love." -Ariana Grande
  5. "Be positive! Negativity gets you nowhere." -Peter W. Murphy
  6. "Any negativity that reaches you today must be returned to the sender."
  7. "The less you react to negativity, the more peaceful your life becomes."
  8. "An eagle uses the negative energy of a storm to fly even higher." –Eric Thomas
  9. "Everything is beautiful when you think positive, so stay away from negativity."
  10. "You can't spread negativity everywhere and then wonder why you lead a useless life."
  11. "I believe in bad energy and I don't want to be around negativity." -Kyle Richards
  12. "Sensitive souls attract negativity from others because they are so open." -John Gray
  13. "Whatever is bringing you down, let it go. You don't need that negativity in your life."
  14. "Negative energies cannot touch you when you are in a meditative state." –Jaggi Vasudev
  15. "The older I get, the more I try not to waste time on negative energy." —Christine Baransky
  16. "I feel like the bad times turned me on: you need to turn negativity into positivity." - Tulissa
  17. "All negativity is an illusion created by the limited mind to protect and defend itself." –Ambika Wasserrs
  18. "When you're surrounded by negative energy, it affects you if you continue to allow it to affect you." -James Van Praagh
  19. "No matter what you do, good or bad, people will always say something negative about you and that's life."
  20. "You'll find me somewhere in between inspiring others, working on myself, avoiding negativity and achieving my goals."
  21. “Negativity will not make your problems go away tomorrow. It will only make you weaker today. Stay positive. Be positive."
  22. "A strong sense of self-discipline helps us avoid negativity and achieve the greatness we desire." -Amr Okasha
  23. "If you accept others' expectations, especially negative ones, you will never change the outcome." -Michael Jordan
  24. “Don't jump into reaction mode at the first occurrence of negative energy. Just breathe and relax." -Neale Donald Walsch
  25. "Remember, my friend, that you must enjoy your planning and your accomplishments, as life is too short for negative energy." –Bruce Lee
  26. “When we give something positive to others, they give back to us. If we test negative, that negativity is returned." -Alu Arjun
  27. “Being negative only makes a difficult journey even more difficult. They can give you a cactus, but you don't have to sit on it." -Joyce Meyer
  28. “Thinking too much is the greatest cause of our unhappiness. stay busy Stay away from things that don't help you. Think positive."
  29. “I can turn all negative energy into positive just by cleaning my soul through music. Music can be so powerful." - Wau-Wau
  30. "When you consciously send negative energy to someone, what you send is exactly what you attract into your own life." – Jenna Dewan
  31. “Gratitude turns negative energy into positive energy. There is no situation or circumstance too small or too big that is not receptive to the power of gratitude. - Melody Beattie
  32. "I think we manifest the same thing that we put out. If you bring negativity, you get the same feeling back. When you radiate joy, it comes back to you. -Robin Wright
  33. “If you think of others with jealousy or anger, immediately stop for a moment. This will drag you down and send out negative energy. Stop at this point and correct yourself." – Friedrich Lenz
  34. “Remember that the 'need' to change something will always flow and trap negative energy. Finding a way to wait out what is about to change will get the positive energy flowing and the desired revisions to begin.” –Lynn Grabhorn
  35. “Don't focus on the negativity. Focus on positivity and people who want you to be well; so do it for them and for yourself. Sometimes I do things myself. Sometimes I do things for my family. Sometimes I do things for my friends." -Roman government
  36. “It would be easy to fall victim to our circumstances and remain sad, anxious or angry; Or we could, instead, choose to treat injustice humanely, breaking the chains of negative thoughts and energies and not getting bogged down in them. -Erin Gruwell
  37. “Negativity is the enemy of creativity. For example when you are fullDepression, you can barely get out of bed, let alone feel like creating something. When you are filled with bitter, selfish anger, it occupies your mind and leaves little room for creative ideas. –David Lynch
  38. “There are many ways to calm negative energy without suppressing or fighting it. You recognize it, smile at it, and invite something nicer to take its place; You read some inspiring words, listen to a beautiful piece of music, go somewhere in nature or do walking meditation.” – Nhat Hanh
  39. "You have to fight. You have to get the negative energy out. Don't let it build up. They end up yelling at each other about something totally stupid like, "Well then why did you put that spoon in that drawer?" "Just to piss you off , that's why! I hid spoons all over the house! Keep it up and your napkin rings will start to disappear.'” – Adam Ferrara
  40. “You don't get better on the days you feel like it. You feel better on the days you don't want to go, but you go anyway. If you can overcome the negative energy emanating from your tired body or unmotivated mind, you will grow and improve. It won't be the best workout you've ever had, you won't achieve as much as you normally would if you're feeling too good, but that doesn't matter. Growth is a long-term game, and the bad days matter the most." -Georges Saint-Pierre

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It is very important to overcome negative people and be in a positive zone. People around you always talk, gossip and try to be mean to you behind your back. But don't let anything affect your positivity.

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These motivational quotes will help you overcome all the negative thoughts and people that are coming into your life.

  1. "I'm allergic to negativity."
  2. "Negative thoughts are not accepted."
  3. "There is no time for gossip, distraction or negativity."
  4. “We don't appreciate the negative mood here. Overcome."
  5. "Make it a principle to stop accepting negativity." — Tosca Reno
  6. "Nobody can make you feel inferior without your consent." -Eleanor Roosevelt
  7. "She has reached a point in her life where peace is her priority and negativity cannot exist."
  8. "Every time you remove the negative from your life, you make room for more positive things."
  9. "Never forget how blessed you are. Don't be negative when you have a lot of positive things to say."
  10. “I refuse to entertain negativity. Life is too big and time is too short to get involved in empty dramas.
  11. "Don't let others dilute or poison your day with their words or opinions." -Steve Maraboli
  12. "The person who says it can't be done shouldn't interrupt the person doing it." - Chinese proverb
  13. "Don't let negative, toxic people take up space in your head. Raise the rent and throw them away." – Robert Tew
  14. "Don't waste your precious time or energy on negativity. There is no time for such nonsense. - A foreigner
  15. "I will no longer allow the negative things in my life to spoil all the good things I have. I chose to be happy."
  16. "Letting go of negative people doesn't mean you hate them. It just means you love yourself." - Anonymous
  17. “Negativity distracts me from my goals. So I just don't entertain it. Sometimes I laugh about it too." – Mama Zara
  18. "I don't have time for negativity, I have so much to be thankful for. Eliminate the stress and realize you are blessed."
  19. “No one can create negativity or stress in you. Only you can because of how you process your world." -Wayne Dyer
  20. "Be the best. No negativity. No weakness. No acceptance of fear or disaster. No fallacies of ignorance. No dodging reality." -Jeff Buckley
  21. “BEING POSITIVE does not mean that things will work out. Rather, it is the knowledge that no matter how things turn out, YOU will be okay.” - A stranger
  22. “Negativity requires no imagination. It's much easier to criticize someone's decisions after they've been made than it is to suggest better ones beforehand. – Uriah Faber
  23. "An entire sea of ​​water cannot sink a ship unless it enters the ship. Likewise, the negativity of the world cannot bring you down unless you allow it to invade you. -Goi Nasu
  24. "I'm at a stage in my life where no matter how much you hurt me... I interrupt you, get up and carry on... I am stronger than the negative force you tried to throw at me.
  25. “Engage seriously in growth, in your own development, and don't be afraid. Be the type of person who is naturally powerful, positive, imaginative and open to the fullest. be the best No negativity. No weakness. No consent to fear or disaster. No errors of ignorance. There's no escaping reality." – Jeff Buckley

negative vibes captions

A negative person is not happy and rarely experiences joy and excitement. Because of their rigid ideas, they refuse to see the bright side of life.

Butlife is Beautifuland destined to be happy after overcoming all adversity. Keep all the bad vibes at bay and enjoy life with these short captions and negativity-free status messages.

  1. Not a bad vibe.
  2. Without being bothered by negative souls.
  3. Not a bad vibe. Good vibes only.
  4. Bad vibes don't go with my outfit.
  5. Life is too short to be in a bad mood.
  6. Breathe good vibes. Breathe out bad vibes.
  7. Don't let negative people ruin your day.
  8. Block bad energies. Online and in real life.
  9. positive spirit. Positive vibes. positive life.
  10. Don't forget to smile and let go of the negative vibes.
  11. Don't let the energy of negative people affect you.
  12. Don't let negative people make you one of them.
  13. Be so positive that negative people don't want to be around you.
  14. "Anything positive is better than nothing negative." –Elbert Hubbard
  15. "I don't solve problems. I'm correcting my thinking. So problems will take care of themselves." – Louise Heu
  16. Stay away from anything that gives you bad vibes. There is no need to explain or understand. It's your life. Do what makes you happy.

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What is a famous quote about negative thinking? ›

Believing in negative thoughts is the single greatest obstruction to success.” “There are so many people who will tell you that you can't do this, but you have to make sure that your voice isn't going to be one of them.”

What are some negative quotes? ›

Top 10 Negative Quotes
  • Never cut a tree down in the wintertime. ...
  • Always turn a negative situation into a positive situation. ...
  • Positive anything is better than negative nothing. ...
  • You're going to go through tough times - that's life. ...
  • Adopting the right attitude can convert a negative stress into a positive one.

How do you shut down a negative person quotes? ›

Here are the seven responses I use with people who always seem to have something negative to say.
  1. “I'm Sorry to Hear That. ...
  2. “Wow, That Sucks. ...
  3. “Ooh. ...
  4. “If Only [Name] Had the Experience/Wisdom/Work Ethic That You Did!” ...
  5. “Please, Correct Me if I'm Wrong, But It Sounds Like You're Upset Because...” ...
  6. “Oh Gosh.
Jun 19, 2020

Is it true that 80% of our thoughts are negative? ›

For some reason, our brains defer to the negative. According to the National Science Foundation, 80% of our thoughts are negative and 95% of our thoughts are repetitive.

What are the 9 automatic negative thoughts? ›

Amen says to think of these nine ways as "different species" or types of ANTs (Automatic Negative Thoughts).
  • "Always" thinking. ...
  • Focusing on the negative. ...
  • Fortune telling. ...
  • Mind reading. ...
  • Thinking with your feelings. ...
  • Guilt beatings. ...
  • Labeling. ...
  • Personalization.
May 7, 2015

What are some painful quotes? ›

The most painful thing is losing yourself in the process of loving someone too much, and forgetting that you are special too.” “There are wounds that never show on the body that are deeper and more hurtful than anything that bleeds.” “Some old wounds never truly heal, and bleed again at the slightest word.”

How to ignore peoples attitude? ›

How to Protect Yourself from Others Negative Energy
  1. Keep your own power. ...
  2. Stay positive. ...
  3. Ignore the perpetrator. ...
  4. Give the silent treatment. ...
  5. Move to a different space. ...
  6. Look away from the person. ...
  7. Use Imagery. ...
  8. Give the negative energy back.
Mar 25, 2020

What do you say to someone who complains all the time? ›

11 Phrases to Effectively Respond to Complaining
  • "Go on. I'm listening." ...
  • "Let me see if I got that." ...
  • "Is there more?"
  • 4. " ...
  • "What would you like to see happen next?" ...
  • 6. " ...
  • "What did they say when you discussed this with them?"
  • "What steps have you taken to try to solve the problem?"
Jan 24, 2020

How do you deal with a constantly negative person? ›

6 strategies to deal with negative people
  1. Be secure. ...
  2. Listen without judgment. ...
  3. Take control of your time. ...
  4. Act with intention, don't react. ...
  5. Set boundaries. ...
  6. Accept responsibility.
Nov 11, 2021

What makes a person extremely negative? ›

In brief, almost all negativity has its roots in one of three deep-seated fears: the fear of being disrespected by others, the fear of not being loved by others, and the fear that “bad things” are going to happen.

What causes a person to be negative all the time? ›

It's natural to feel more pessimistic when things aren't going so well in our lives. Regular or even constant negative thinking can also be a sign of anxiety, depression, stress or low self-esteem. This sounds a bit strange, but negativity can also be contagious.

What causes a person to think negative all the time? ›

Negative thinking has many different causes. Intrusive negative thoughts can be a symptom of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) or another mental health condition. Negative thinking is also symptomatic of depression ("Negative Thinking and Depression: How One Fuels the Other").

Why won't negative thoughts go away? ›

When intrusive thoughts or obsessions become uncontrollable to the point that they are affecting daily function, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) may be the explanation. OCD-intrusive thoughts that occur repeatedly throughout the day are unhealthy and interfere with quality of life.

How many positive thoughts does it take to erase a negative one? ›

Scientists have discovered it takes three positive experiences to offset one negative experience.

Can negative thoughts go away? ›

Remember that occasional bad thoughts are normal.

Too often you believe that you are the only one with problems, or that no one understands what you are going through, but bad thoughts are a part of life and, most importantly, they will go away.

What are 7 ways to get rid of negative thoughts? ›

7 ways to clear your mind of negative thoughts
  1. Get Busy. When you recognize a negative thought, get busy. ...
  2. Improve circulation in your body. ...
  3. Shake hands with negative thoughts. ...
  4. Pranayama and Meditation.
  5. Intestinal Cleansing. ...
  6. Move Around. ...
  7. Become a witness to your thoughts.

What are 7 ways to take control of your mind from negative? ›

Try these seven ways to manage (and decrease) your negative thoughts:
  1. Recognize thought distortions. ...
  2. Challenge negative thoughts. ...
  3. Take a break from negative thoughts. ...
  4. Release judgment. ...
  5. Practice gratitude. ...
  6. Focus on your strengths.
Sep 29, 2015

What are 5 ways to get rid of negative thoughts? ›

The next time you're plagued by negative thinking, try any or all of these 5 tips for clearing your mind of negative thoughts.
  1. Sit up straight. ...
  2. Breathe slowly and deliberately. ...
  3. Make a gratitude list. ...
  4. Color in a coloring book. ...
  5. Take a walk.
Jul 7, 2016

What phrases expose a toxic person? ›

7 Toxic Phrases People In Relationships Say Without Realizing It
  • “It's not a big deal” or “You'll get over it.”
  • “You're just like your father.”
  • “You always ... ” or “You never ... ”
  • “You're doing it wrong. Why can't you just do it my way?”
  • “I am done.”
  • “You're too sensitive.”
  • Not saying anything.

How do you outsmart a toxic person? ›

Read on for tips on how to respond to this type of behavior.
  1. Avoid playing into their reality. ...
  2. Don't get drawn in. ...
  3. Pay attention to how they make you feel. ...
  4. Talk to them about their behavior. ...
  5. Put yourself first. ...
  6. Offer compassion, but don't try to fix them. ...
  7. Say no (and walk away) ...
  8. Remember, you aren't at fault.
Nov 20, 2019

How do you remove someone from your life? ›

How to eliminate toxic people from your life.
  1. Let them know how you feel. While you do not owe them an explanation, this is probably more for you. ...
  2. Put some distance between you and them. ...
  3. Set hard boundaries. ...
  4. Don't be pulled into a crisis. ...
  5. Spend more time with positive people. ...
  6. Talk to someone. ...
  7. Forgive but don't forget.
Sep 25, 2020

What are some deepest quotes? ›

Deep motivational quotes
  • “We cannot solve problems with the kind of thinking we employed when we came up with them.” — ...
  • “Learn as if you will live forever, live like you will die tomorrow.” — ...
  • “Stay away from those people who try to disparage your ambitions. ...
  • “When you give joy to other people, you get more joy in return.
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What is a hard life quote? ›

It's a hard life if you don't weaken.” “The harder life is for a man when he is young, the easier it will be in the future.” “What an ugly, loveless life for a girl.” “try to don't be killed and pray for healing, but be a killer and pray for forgiveness.”

What is the scariest quote? ›

No one escapes from life alive.” “Maybe all the schemes of the devil were nothing compared to what man could think up.” “The monsters that rose from the dead, they are nothing compared to the ones we carry in our hearts.” “Listen to them, the children of the night.

What is a karma quote? ›

Karma quotes are all around you: “What goes around comes around.” “Do unto others as you would have them do to you.” “You get back the same energy you put out.” “You reap what you sow.” Over the millennia, people have come up with many different ways to talk about the type of cosmic justice that says people are fated ...

What are some black quotes? ›

Black motivational quotes
  • “If there is no struggle, there is no progress.” – Frederick Douglass.
  • “Just don't give up what you're trying to do. ...
  • “History has shown us that courage can be contagious, and hope can take on a life of its own. –
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What to say to someone that ignores you? ›

Texts to be sent to someone who's ignoring you
  • 01/6Texts to be sent to someone who's ignoring you. ...
  • 02/6“Are you alright? ...
  • 03/6“I'm here for you whenever you want to talk” ...
  • 04/6“I'm sad that we aren't talking right now” ...
  • 05/6“So this happened today…” ...
  • 06/6“I'm sorry and I respect your space”
Jun 2, 2021

Is it OK to ignore someone who ignores you? ›

Being ignored can eventually damage your self-esteem and feelings of happiness. At some point, you probably need to take a break and focus on your own needs. We'll walk you through some useful ways to get some space and spend time on self-care.

How do I shut down a complainer? ›

The Top 5 Etiquette Tips for Graciously Handling Constant Complainers
  1. Express a few words of sympathy, but only a few. ...
  2. Offer words of encouragement. ...
  3. Share information that might be helpful. ...
  4. Don't try to solve their problems. ...
  5. Lead them to their answer.

What does the Bible say about complaining? ›

Memorize this truth: "Do all things without complaining and disputing, that you may become blameless and harmless, children of God" (Philippians 2:14-15). Ask this question: Will you give God an opportunity to work on your behalf by trusting him, or miss out on his provision by complaining?

How can you treat a person who complains about everything? ›

How to survive a conversation with a complainer
  1. Listen and nod.
  2. Validate, sympathize, deflect, redirect.
  3. Keep advice brief and to the point.
  4. If you want to disagree, do it right.
  5. Don't ever tell them that things “aren't so bad”
  6. Don't ever complain about the complainers (or with them)
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How do you stay happy when everyone is around you negative? ›

How to stay positive around negative people
  1. Don't take it personally. In most cases, another's negativity might not even be about you at all. ...
  2. Be empathetic. ...
  3. Respond, don't react. ...
  4. Think Karma. ...
  5. Keep it brief. ...
  6. Meditate – stay in the moment.

How does living with a negative person affect you? ›

Spending time with negative people can be the fastest way to ruin a good mood. Their pessimistic outlooks and gloomy attitude can decrease our motivation and change the way we feel. But allowing a negative person to dictate your emotions gives them too much power in your life.

Is negativity a mental illness? ›

Whilst everyone experiences negative thoughts now and again, negative thinking that seriously affects the way you think about yourself and the world and even interferes with work/study and everyday functioning could be a symptom of a mental illness, such as depression, anxiety disorders, personality disorders and ...

How can I train my mind to think positive? ›

6 Tips to Train Your Brain to Be More Positive
  1. Start your day off right. The best way to start your day off right is by making sure you take time to ease into the day and really prepare. ...
  2. Make a gratitude list. ...
  3. Rework your response. ...
  4. Stay active. ...
  5. Take care of yourself. ...
  6. Support others.
Jun 22, 2022

How do I stop overthinking and negative thoughts? ›

These tips can help you move in the right direction.
  1. Step back and look at how you're responding. ...
  2. Find a distraction. ...
  3. Take a deep breath. ...
  4. Meditate. ...
  5. Look at the bigger picture. ...
  6. Do something nice for someone else. ...
  7. Recognize automatic negative thoughts (ANTs) ...
  8. Acknowledge your successes.

What are some famous Mark Twain quotes? ›

Famous Twain Quotes
  • "Always obey your parents when they are present."
  • "Always respect your superiors; if you have any."
  • "There is no sadder thing than a young pessimist‚ except an old optimist."
  • "May you always keep your youth."

Did Einstein say negative people? ›

“A new type of thinking is essential if mankind is to survive and move toward higher levels.” Albert Einstein quotes about life: “Stay away from negative people. They have a problem for every solution.”

What to say to someone who is thinking negatively? ›

What you can say: “Just know that you aren't alone and I'm here whenever you need me.” “I know it's hard to believe now, but many guys have gotten better from depression and thinking about ending their lives.” “I know how strong you are.

What is the strongest quote in the world? ›

21 of the World's Most Powerful Quotes Updated For Today
  1. “You must be the change you wish to see in the world.” — Gandhi. ...
  2. “Everybody is a genius. ...
  3. “A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.” — George Bernhard Shaw.
Jan 8, 2018

What are some deep quotes? ›

Deep motivational quotes
  • “We cannot solve problems with the kind of thinking we employed when we came up with them.” — ...
  • “Learn as if you will live forever, live like you will die tomorrow.” — ...
  • “Stay away from those people who try to disparage your ambitions. ...
  • “When you give joy to other people, you get more joy in return.
Dec 1, 2022

What is Dr Seuss most famous quotes? ›

Seuss' most inspiring quotes.
  • "Today you are You, that is truer than true. ...
  • "You're off to Great Places! ...
  • "Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, Nothing is going to get better. ...
  • "Think left and think right and think low and think high. ...
  • "You'll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut." ― Dr.
Mar 6, 2020

What was Einstein's best quote? ›

Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning.” “He who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead; his eyes are closed.” “A happy man is too satisfied with the present to dwell too much on the future.”

What are 2 famous quotes? ›

Quotes by Famous People
  • The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall. - ...
  • The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing. - ...
  • Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life. ...
  • If life were predictable it would cease to be life, and be without flavor. -
Jan 2, 2023

Should I stay away from negative people? ›

It damages your credibility. If you surround yourself with negative nasty naysayers, then you may not realize it but other people in your life will judge you by people that you associate with. If you hang around negative, small minded people it makes you look negative and small minded yourself.

Who said stay away from negative people quotes? ›

"Stay away from negative people. They have a problem for every solution." -Albert Einstein - Positivity Sparkles | Negative people quotes, Life quotes for girls, Life quotes.

Who said every negative has a positive? ›

Quote by Nelson M. Lubao: “Every negative... Has a positive side...”

How do you deal with a miserable person? ›

6 strategies to deal with negative people
  1. Be secure. ...
  2. Listen without judgment. ...
  3. Take control of your time. ...
  4. Act with intention, don't react. ...
  5. Set boundaries. ...
  6. Accept responsibility.
Nov 11, 2021

How do you respond to someone who is constantly negative? ›

While you can't change the people around you, there are steps you can take to respond to them in a positive way.
  1. Give Feedback About Your Experience.
  2. Go After the Good.
  3. Say What You Need Up Front.
  4. They're Reflecting Themselves, Not Your Chances of Success.
  5. Establish Healthy Boundaries.
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When negativity takes over quotes? ›

Negativity Quotes
  • Quotes People deal too much with the negative, with what is wrong. ...
  • Negativity Quotes Beautiful things happen when you distance yourself from negativity. ...
  • negativity quotes Be negative and kill yourself or be positive and live your life. ...
  • negative thoughts quotes We sometimes cannot control our thoughts.


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