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optimism Quotes

24 of the best book quotes about optimism
  1. #1
    “Confident that he was clever, resourceful, and bold enough to escape any predicament, he was almost incapable of discouragement. When history carried him into war, this resilient optimism would define him.”
  2. #2
    “The same attributes that had made him the boy terror . . . were keeping him alive in the greatest struggle of his life.”
  3. #3
    “I was happy about where I was and overwhelmingly hopeful about the future. For the first time in my life, I felt like an outsider in Middletown. And what turned me into an alien was my optimism.”
  4. #4
    “The nicest thing about the rain is that it always stops. Eventually.”
  5. #5
    “Walter’s sense of humor hadn’t failed him despite his six years on death row. And this case had given him lots of fodder. We would often talk about situations and people connected to the case that, for all the damage they had caused, had still made us laugh at their absurdity. But the laughter today felt very different. It was the laughter of liberation.”
  6. #6
    “Now is no time to think of what you do not have. Think of what you can do with what there is.”
  7. #7
    “But Walter’s case also taught me something else: there is light within this darkness.”
  8. #8
    “After all, tomorrow is another day!”

Books about perseverance

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Ella Enchanted book
Chapter book
5.9
She Persisted book
Picture book
5.8
The Dreamer book
Picture book
5.5
Max and Marla book
Picture book
5.3
Just Like Rube Goldberg book
Picture book
5.3
  1. #9
    Although the happiness and delight of my life lie buried there too, I have not made a coffin of my heart, and sealed it up for ever on my best affections. Deep affliction has only made them stronger; it ought, I think, for it should refine our nature.
  2. #10
    For, like almost everyone else in our country, I started out with my share of optimism. I believed in hard work and progress and action, but now, after first being ‘for’ society and then ‘against’ it, I assign myself no rank or any limit, and such an attitude is very much against the trend of the times.
  3. #11
    “I just choose to be happy.”
  4. #12
    “It’s always too early to quit.”
  5. #13
    “Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.”
  6. #14
    “Tomorrow, I’ll think of some way to get him back.”
  7. #15
    “He said positive liberty is self-mastery—the rule of the self, by the self. To have positive liberty, he explained, is to take control of one’s own mind; to be liberated from irrational fears and beliefs, from addictions, superstitions and all other forms of self-coercion.”
  8. #16
    “Things which are equally bad are also equally good. Try to look at the bright side of things.”

Books about happiness

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Wonder book
Chapter book
6.3
You Are My Happy book
Picture book
6.0
Emma book
Board book
6.0
Be Happy! book
Board book
5.9
Augustus and His Smile book
Picture book
5.8
Last Stop on Market Street book
Picture book
5.1
  1. #17
    “Where a positive heart
    is all u need
    2 Rise Beyond
    and succeed”
  2. #18
    ″‘This is the day which the Lord hath made; we will rejoice and be glad in it.’ (Psalm 118:24) Only personalize it and say: ‘I will rejoice and be glad in it.‘”
  3. #19
    “While dressing or shaving or getting breakfast, say aloud a few such remarks as the following: ‘I believe this is going to be a wonderful day. I believe I can successfully handle all problems that will arise today. I feel good physically, mentally, emotionally. It is wonderful to be alive. I am grateful for all that I have had, for all that I now have, and for all that I shall have. Things aren’t going to fall apart. God is here and He is with me and He will see me through. I thank God for every good thing.‘”
  4. #20
    “Formulate and stamp indelibly on your mind a mental picture of yourself as succeeding. Hold this picture tenaciously. Never permit it to fade. Your mind will seek to develop the picture. . . . Do not build up obstacles in your imagination.”
  5. #21
    “Stand up to an obstacle. Just stand up to it, that’s all, and don’t give way under it, and it will finally break. You will break it. Something has to break, and it won’t be you, it will be the obstacle.”
  6. #22
    “Our happiness or unhappiness depends to an important degree upon the habit of mind we cultivate.”
  7. #23
    “Optimism is not anything to be commanded or ordered.”
  8. #24
    “One cannot . . . force oneself to be optimistic indiscriminately, against all odds, against all hope.”
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