How To Be Optimistic in Difficult Situations

My center is giving way, my right is in retreat; situation excellent.  I shall attack. – Maréchal Ferdinand Foch   Your morning thoughts may determine your conduct for the day.  Optimistic thoughts will make your day bright and productive, while pessimistic thinking will make it dull and wasteful.  Face each day cheerfully, smilingly and courageously, […]

Optimism Quotes – August 8

 “Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement.  Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.” Helen Keller  “No pessimist ever discovered the secret of the stars, or sailed to an uncharted land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit.” Helen Keller  “Hope is the foundational quality of all change.  If a person […]

Optimism Quotes – August 7

  “The pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; The optimist, the opportunity in every difficulty.” -Lawrence Pearsall Jacks    “Pessimists are eight times more likely to become depressed when bad events occur; they do worse at school, sports and most jobs than their talents would suggest;  they have worse physical health and shorter lives; […]