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Wisdom on Optimism

"Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass… It's about learning to dance in the rain," says Vivian Grenne.

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"Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass… It's about learning to dance in the rain," says Vivian Grenne.


Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened. – Dr. Seuss

 

The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any. – Alice Walker

 

Stop worrying about the world ending today. It’s already tomorrow in Australia. – Charles Monroe Schulz

 

Nothing is impossible, the word itself says “I’m possible”. – Audrey Hepburn

 

I’m a pessimist because of intelligence, but an optimist because of will. – Antonio Gramsci

 

The average pencil is seven inches long, with just a half-inch eraser – in case you thought optimism was dead. – Robert Brault

 

The man who is a pessimist before 48 knows too much; if he is an optimist after it he knows too little. – Mark Twain

 

If the world seems cold to you, kindle fires to warm it. – Lucy Larcom


If you think you can do a thing or think you can't do a thing, you're right. – Henry Ford


Both optimists and pessimists contribute to the society. The optimist invents the aeroplane; the pessimist, the parachute. – George Bernard Shaw

 

The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails. – William Arthur Ward

 

 

Jeanne Yizhen Yin

 

Special acknowledgement to Symphony of Love: Inspiring Love, Peace, and Happiness for the beautiful and insightful photo.

 

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