Quotes tagged with optimism (66 quotes found)

Dr. Seuss
Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.
Oscar Wilde
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
Anne Frank
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
Winston S. Churchill
A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
J.R.R. Tolkien
There is some good in this world, and it's worth fighting for.
optimism  hope  # 834
Victor Hugo
Even the darkest night will end and the sun will rise.
optimism  apothegm  # 1396
A.A. Milne
What day is it?"
Marcus Aurelius
Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them.
James Branch Cabell
The optimist proclaims that we live in the best of all possible worlds; and the pessimist fears this is true.
optimism  pessimism  # 2415
Mahatma Gandhi
Man often becomes what he believes himself to be. If I keep on saying to myself that I cannot do a certain thing, it is possible that I may end by really becoming incapable of doing it. On the contrary, if I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have it at the beginning.
Margery Allingham
The optimism of a healthy mind is indefatigable.
mind  Healthy  optimism  # 10926
Raymond Aron
What passes for optimism is most often the effect of an intellectual error.
Often  optimism  Effect  # 17905
Arnold Bennett
Pessimism, when you get used to it, is just as agreeable as optimism.
optimism  pessimism  Agreeable  # 34959
Joan Blades
I have a real sense of optimism that we are revolutionizing the way we do politics in this country.
politics  sense  optimism  # 41269
Nicholas M. Butler
Optimism is the foundation of courage.
courage  optimism  Foundation  # 61399