Optimism Quotes

These optimism quotes will inspire you and give you the positive attitude you need to attract abundance into your life:

  • "Optimism is essential to achievement and it is also the foundation of courage and true progress." - Nicholas Murray Butler
  • "A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty." - Winston Churchill
  • "For myself I am an optimist - it does not seem to be much use being anything else." - Winston Churchill
  • "For myself I am an optimist - it does not seem to be much use being anything else." - Winston Churchill
  • "The optimist sees the rose and not its thorns; the pessimist stares at the thorns oblivious of the rose." - Kahlil Gibran
  • "Pessimism leads to weakness optimism to power." - William James

  • "No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an uncharted land or opened a new heaven to the human spirit." - Helen Keller
  • "Optimism is the opium of the people." - Milan Kundera
  • "A pessimist only sees the dark side of the clouds, and mopes; a philosopher sees both sides and shrugs; an optimist doesn't see the clouds at all -- he's walking on them." - Leonard L. Levinson
  • "In the long run the pessimist may be proved right but the optimist has a better time on the trip." - Daniel L. Reardon
  • "An optimist is a person who sees a green light everywhere while a pessimist sees only the red stoplight...The truly wise person is colorblind." - Albert Schweitzer
  • "Optimist: Day-dreamer more elegantly spelled." - Mark Twain
  • "Teaching is the greatest act of optimism." - Colleen Wilcox
  • "Between the optimist and the pessimist the difference is droll. The optimist sees the doughnut; the pessimist the hole." - Oscar Wilde

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