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“If you pretend to be good, the world takes you very seriously. If you pretend to be bad, it doesn't. Such is the astounding stupidity of optimism.”
“An optimist stays up until midnight to see the new year in. A pessimist stays up to make sure the old year leaves.”
“A pessimist thinks everybody is as nasty as himself, and hates them for it.”
George Bernard Shaw
“Always look on the bright side of life.”
“An optimist may see a light where there is none, but why must the pessimist always run to blow it out?”
“There are always flowers for those who want to see them.”
“The optimist thinks this is the best of all possible worlds. The pessimist fears it is true.”
J. Robert Oppenheimer
“The point of living and of being an optimist is to be foolish enough to believe the best is yet to come.”
“Optimism is essential to achievement and it is also the foundation of courage and true progress.”
Nicholas Murray Butler
“I will leave with the greatest love for this country of ours and eternal optimism for its future.”
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