Optimism and Pessimism (quotes by famous people)

Some interesting quotes of famous people about optimistic and pessimistic lifestyles:

A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty. (Winston Churchill)

What is pessimism? The result of meeting of two different optimists. (Stanislav Ezhi Lets)

The world belongs to optimists, pessimists are only spectators. (Fran├žois Guizot)

Everything is not so bad as it seems. It’s much worse. (Bill Press)

Optimist is a person who precisely knows how bad the world can be; and for pessimist it’s the news every single morning. (Peter Ustinov)

If you see a light in the end of a tunnel, it means that you are looking in wrong direction. (Barry Commoner)

Often in difficult life situations, pessimism takes away the last braveness. (Alfred Adler)

Pessimism is when knowledge is bigger than belief, and optimism – when belief is bigger than knowledge. (Baurzhan Tojshibekov)

Original optimism is based NOT upon the belief that everything will be good, but on the belief, that everything won’t be so bad. (Jean Djutur)

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Roman Soluk

Roman Soluk is the founder and editor of Optimistic Life and Optimistic Life: Healthy Living. He helps his readers to improve their lives, to think and act positively, and live to the fullest. Find out more about him here.

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