Optimism

Optimism Quotes

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
- Helen Keller

Few things in the world are more powerful than a positive push. A smile. A world of optimism and hope. A ‘you can do it’ when things are tough.
- Richard M. DeVos

I don’t think you lead by pessimism and cynicism. I think you lead by optimism and enthusiasm and energy.
- Patricia Ireland

Optimism – the doctrine or belief that everything is beautiful, including what is ugly.
- Ambrose Bierce

There is only one optimist. He has been here since man has been on this earth, and that is man himself. If we hadn’t had such a magnificent optimism to carry us through all these things, we wouldn’t be here. We have survived it on our optimism.
- Edward Steichen

Optimism doesn’t wait on facts. It deals with prospects. Pessimism is a waste of time.
- Norman Cousins

Optimism refuses to believe that the road ends without options.
- Robert H. Schuller

My friends, love is better than anger. Hope is better than fear. Optimism is better than despair. So let us be loving, hopeful and optimistic. And we’ll change the world.
- Jack Layton

Optimism with some experience behind it is much more energizing than plain old experience with a certain degree of cynicism.
- Twyla Tharp

Pessimism leads to weakness, optimism to power.
- William James

Optimism is essential to achievement and it is also the foundation of courage and true progress.
- Nicholas M. Butler

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