Thursday, April 17, 2014

O is for Quotes about Optimism

The average pencil is seven inches long, with just a half-inch eraser — in case you thought optimism was dead. ~Robert Brault

Both optimists and pessimists contribute to our society. The optimist invents the airplane and the pessimist the parachute. ~Gil Stern

  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

 An optimist is the human personification of spring. ~Susan J. Bissonette

  An optimist is a person who starts a new diet on Thanksgiving Day. ~Irv Kupcinet

 Optimists are nostalgic about the future. ~Chicago Tribune

  An optimist is someone who figures that if it walks like a duck and quacks like a duck, it's the bluebird of happiness. ~Robert Brault,

  The optimist proclaims that we live in the best of all possible worlds; and the pessimist fears this is true. ~James Branch Cabell, The Silver Stallion, 1926

 A pessimist is a man who thinks all women are bad. An optimist is a man who hopes they are. ~Chauncey Mitchell Depew

 It can be said of optimism that while sometimes mistaken, it is never sadly mistaken. ~Robert Brault,

 Always borrow money from a pessimist, he doesn't expect to be paid back. ~Author Unknown


If you know any great or weird quotes on optimism, feel free to add them in the Comments section.  Have a happy, aka optimistic, day.


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Some excellent collection about optimism quotes. Thanks for sharing!!


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