Optimism Related Quotes

“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.”

Oscar Wilde

The American political experience can therefore be viewed as optimism in the collective.

Michael J. Fox

“The valuation for this stock and optimism is based on expectations for success in online gaming. But attempting to quantify that is difficult so there is certainly some risk because of that.”

Dennis Nielsen

“Optimists see failures as exceptions to their rule that Failure is never an option. This desire for success can be so strong that it can become a self-fulfilling prophecy.”

Dr Anil Kumar Sinha

Not for Moorcock the painful, infrequent excretion of dry little novels like so many rabbit pellets; his is the grand, messy fluxitself, in all its heroic vulgarity, its unquenchable optimism, its enthusiasm for the inexhaustible variousness of things.

Angela Carter

Regardless of who wins, an election should be a time for optimism and fresh approaches.

Gary Johnson

There is something in the American project, something in simple American oratory, something in the hope and idealism of this frustrating and contradictory nation that still makes my spirits soar and my heart leap with optimism and belief. If only they understood how to make a cup of tea.

Stephen Fry

Stay away from conflictive, negative people that pull you down, because they contaminate your energy and impede your progress. Search for people who look at the world with optimism, that inspire you, make you happy and provide peace of mind.


May all of you as Americans never forget your heroic origins, never fail to seek Divine guidance, and never lose your natural God-given optimism.

Ronald Reagan

“I have a little bit of optimism, mostly hope. I don't want to go backward, I know that.”

Shaun Rinier