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Optimism quotes (25)
OPTIMIST n. A proponent of the doctrine that black is white. A pessimist applied to God for relief.
Ambrose Gwinett Bierce Category: Optimism
Whether you think you can or think you cant you are right.
Henry Ford Category: Optimism
I find nothing more depressing than optimism.
Paul Fussell Category: Optimism
An optimist stays up until midnight to see the new year in. A pessimist stays up to make sure the old year leaves.
Bill Vaughan Category: Optimism
There is no sadder sight than a young pessimist.
Mark Twain Category: Optimism
I would feel more optimistic about a bright future for man if he spent less time proving that he can outwit Nature and more time tasting her sweetness and respecting her seniority.
E. B. White Category: Optimism
Your morning thoughts may determine your conduct for the day. Optimistic thoughts will make your day bright and productive while pessimistic thinking will make it dull and wasteful. Face each day cheerfully smilingly and courageously and it will naturally follow that your work will be a real pleasure and progress will be a delightful accomplishment.
William M. Peck Category: Optimism
The optimist already sees the scar over the wound; the pessimist still sees the wound beneath the scar.
Ernst Schroder Category: Optimism
An optimist is a guy that has never had much experience.
Don Marquis Category: Optimism
The place where optimism most flourishes is the lunatic asylum.
Henry Havelock Ellis Category: Optimism
I am an idealist without illusions.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy Category: Optimism
Grow old along with me! The best is yet to be The last of life for which the first was made.
Robert Browning Category: Optimism
An optimist is the human personification of spring.
Susan J. Bissonette Category: Optimism
These are not dark days: these are great days the greatest days our country has ever lived.
Sir Winston Churchill Category: Optimism
Every path has its puddle.
Proverb Category: Optimism
Perpetual optimism is a force multiplier.
Colin Powell Category: Optimism
There is no danger of developing eyestrain from looking on the bright side of things.
Unknown Category: Optimism
If I didnt start painting I would have raised chickens
Grandma Anna Mary Robertson Moses Category: Optimism
Think you can think you cant you are RIGHT!!!
(Rudy) Rodolfo Tellez Category: Optimism
I always prefer to believe the best of everybody it saves so much trouble.
Rudyard Kipling Category: Optimism
The pessimist complains about the wind; The optimist expects it to change; The realist adjusts the sails.
William Arthur Ward Category: Optimism
I am an optimist but Im an optimist who carries a raincoat.
Harold Wilson Category: Optimism
Pessimism when you get used to it is just as agreeable as optimism.
Arnold Bennett Category: Optimism
Every crowd has a silver lining.
PhineasTaylor Barnum Category: Optimism
Positive anything is better than negative nothing.
Elbert Hubbard Category: Optimism