noun. ['ˈɑːptɪmɪst'] a person disposed to take a favorable view of things.
Rhymes with Optimist
Sentences with optimist
1. Noun, singular or mass
It encourages guests to find their inner optimist and wake up on the bright side during their stay.
Now is precisely the time to withdraw reserves from your inner optimist bank.
Quotes about optimist
1. With optimism, you look upon the sunny side of things. People say, 'Studs, you're an optimist.' I never said I was an optimist. I have hope because what's the alternative to hope? Despair? If you have despair, you might as well put your head in the oven.
- Studs Terkel
2. The optimist underestimates how difficult it is to achieve real change, believing that anything is possible and it's possible now. Only by confronting head-on the reality that all progress is going to be obstructed by vested interests and corrupted by human venality can we create realistic programmes that actually have a chance of success.
- Julian Baggini
3. A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
- Winston S. Churchill