A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity. - Sir Winston Churchill

The only advantage of being a pessimist is that all your surprises are pleasant. - Unknown

The pessimist borrows trouble; the optimists lend encouragement. - William Arthur Ward

The pessimist still sees the wound underneath the scar. - Ernst Schroder

A pessimist sees only the dark side of the clouds, and mopes. - Sam Levinson

When pessimists think they're taking a chance, optimists feel they're grasping a great opportunity. - Author unknown

An optimist stays up until midnight to see the New Year in. A pessimist stays up to make sure the year leaves. - Bill Vaughn

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

When a pessimist has nothing to worry about, he worries about why he has nothing to worry about. - Unknown

A pessimist, confronted with two bad choices, chooses both. - Jewish Proverb

There's many a pessimist who got that way by financing an optimist. - Unknown

A pessimist is someone who looks at the land of milk and honey and sees only calories and cholesterol. - Unknown

A pessimist is a person who mourns the future. - Unknown

No sense being pessimistic. It wouldn't work anyway. - Unknown

Always borrow from pessimists. They never expect to get it back. - Unknown

In my next life I would like to be a pessimist. And then other people could spend all their time cheering me up. - Katharine Whitehorn

The optimist proclaims that we live in the best of all possible worlds; and the pessimist fears this is true. - James Branch Cabell

The nice part about being a pessimist is that you are constantly being either proven right or pleasantly surprised. - George F. Will