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I'm an optimist. You can't be an entrepreneur if you're not essentially an optimist, so I'm an optimist by nature.
I weirdly do consider myself an optimist about love.
Always the eternal optimist, President Reagan instilled confidence and optimism at a time both were in short supply in our country.
I am not an optimist. I'm a very serious possibilist. It's a new category where we take emotion apart and we just work analytically with the world.
Optimism is not inherently a superior way of viewing the world. Certainly doctors will say it might be better for one's physical health to be an optimist. But, morally speaking it may not be appropriate in certain circumstances.
By nature, I am not an optimist, though I try to act as if I am.
I'm an optimist about other people. I'm not an optimist about myself.
I grew up in a small town in northeastern Indiana. I had an all-American childhood. And I grew up as an optimist.
I'm an optimist, so I believe in some sort of life after death; I don't know what kind.
I have friends who are very pessimistic. They say you can't possibly be an optimist nowadays. But I think, taking the longer view, you can still be as optimistic as you want.
I'm a big cockeyed optimist. I try to accentuate the positive as opposed to the negative.
It may be the optimist in me, but I think America has a uniquely powerful and capacious glue internally. The American identity has always been ethnically and religiously neutral, so within one generation you have Italian-Americans, Irish-Americans, Chinese-Americans, Jamaican-Americans - they feel American. It's a huge success story.
I'm basically an optimist because I do think there's this historical modernisation process, and by and large it's been very beneficial to people. But there are blips. History doesn't proceed in a linear way.
I'm a serious optimist. I come from a country where you have little to be hopeful for, and so you have to always be an optimist.
I'm an optimist; I always hope that each new script is going to be a great story.
If I didn't work in television or film, if I didn't have the right look, I never took it personally. Because there was always the theatre. I'm not a nihilist, I'm an optimist. And that has served me well in this profession.
Many an optimist has become rich by buying out a pessimist.
Robert G. Allen
I'm naturally an optimist, but my basis for hope is rooted in my understanding of human nature.
I'm a genetic optimist.
I am a cynical optimist. Big opening weekends are like cotton candy. The films you will remember over time are the films that stick in the consciousness of the audience in a good way.
I'm an optimist about humanity in general, I suppose.
Progress is more of a challenge for the cynic but also more important and urgent, since for the optimist things aren't that bad and are bound to get better anyway.
I have to be an optimist and say that it might get better.
I am an optimist about the UK. We have been involved in trade with our European partners, which we will always be doing whatever this relationship is. We are a member of the EU. That gives us benefits. But we have to figure out where that is going. In the world, we are a global trader already.
Iain Duncan Smith
You have to be an optimist, right? You have to be critical, then you have to be an optimist. Or else you're really stupid.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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