Optimism is having the most favorable outlook.
“One of the things I learned the hard way was that it doesn't pay to get discouraged. Keeping busy and making optimism a way of life can restore your faith in yourself.”
—Lucille Ball Actress, Producer
“If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door.”
—Milton Berle Comedian, Actor, Author
“Optimism is the foundation of courage.”
—Nicholas Murray Butler Philoser, Educator, Diplomat
“A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.”
—Sir Winston Churchill British Statesman, Prime Minister, Author, Nobel Prize Winner
“Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine.”
—Anthony J. D'Angelo Founder Of The Collegiate Em Powerment Company
Stories About Optimism
Life Is Love
Submitted by Anonymous
Life, most people say, is fleeting. It flies right by us and we barely even notice until something horrible happens. My name...
Submitted by Haley
When I was younger I watched my mom battle cancer. I saw the fight she put up. She was constantly struggling with exhaustion...
Paying It Forward
Submitted by Anonymous
One summer I was really having a tough time. My husband had left me, I was broke, and diagnosed with a serious medical...
Everyday Hero Stories
My older sister was my hero. Dee was diagnosed with cancer in the year 2008. She'd been away from the family and living on...
My uncle, Woodrow, has been my hero for many years now. He was a loving husband to my aunt Charlotte - they were still...
My grandmother is the one person that has been in my life on a daily basis, for what I can remember, around the age of about...
u r doing a wonderful job..
Ayesha Belaal, Karachi Pakistan
dont worry, be happpay
Life is full of Optimism, when life is up and down at the same time and you see that you like something and you can do it right. You find out in the same sport, or something fifteenth about it.
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Kevin, South Carolina
"Keep trying, work hard and never give up"
Tony, New York
Me too I won't give up til the end! Thanks for that motivating
Song Muna, Nairobi Kenya
"Life is either a daring adveture...or it is nothing" Helen Keller
Optimism never recognizes inposiblity in an opportunity but takes a step enthusiastically.
Frank Olumide, Nigeria