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pessimist in a quote

"I have been judged to be a pessimist but what abyss of ignorance and low egoism is not hidden in one who thinks that Man is the god of himself and that his future can only be triumphant?"

"A pessimist is a person who has had to listen to too many optimists."

"I am an optimist, unrepentant and militant. After all, in order not to be a fool an optimist must know how sad a place the world can be. It is only the pessimist who finds this out anew every day."

"The optimist thinks this is the best of all possible worlds. The pessimist fears it is true."

"I'm a pessimist because of intelligence, but an optimist because of will."

"The pessimist complains about the wind the optimist expects it to change the realist adjusts the sails."

"The pessimist complains about the wind the optimist expects it to change the realist adjusts the sails."

"What if the Soviet intervention was a blessing in disguise? It saved the myth that if the Soviets were not to intervene, there would have been some flowering authentic democratic socialism and so on. I'm a little bit more of a pessimist there. I think that the Soviets - it's a very sad lesson - by their intervention, saved the myth."

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