“A pessimist is one who makes difficulties of his opportunities and an optimist is one who makes opportunities of his difficulties”
Harry S Truman
“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.”
“The man who is a pessimist before forty-eight knows too much; if he is an optimist after it he knows too little”
“I guess I just prefer to see the dark side of things. The glass is always half empty. And cracked. And I just cut my lip on it. And chipped a tooth.”
“There is no sadder sight than a young pessimist.”
“An optimist stays up until midnight to see the new year in. A pessimist stays up to make sure the old year leaves.”
“Don't ever become a pessimist, Ira; a pessimist is correct oftener than an optimist, but an optimist has more fun--and neither can stop the march of events.”
Robert A. Heinlein
Quotes Daddy offers a number of tools for developers and bloggers to integrate quotes into their site including customizable widgets, embeddable quotes and API.
Over 1,000,000 famous quotes and user quotes that you can save to your favorites, share with friends and add to your site, blog or social network.