A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty. —Sir Winston Churchill

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A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

SIR WINSTON CHURCHILL

British statesman, prime minister, author, Nobel Prize winner

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Stephen from LIvingstone, Scotland, UK MARCH 21, 2017
“I like to surround myself with cleaver people that disagree with me, because if makes me think harder before I make a decision”

boni from phillippines AUGUST 21, 2016
nice quotes

Mary from Mpls., MN AUGUST 15, 2016
This one is going up on my morning -think about it - board! Thanks for keeping me focused on what is really important.

Anonymous AUGUST 14, 2016
That sums it up!!!!

WandaBee from South Carolina AUGUST 13, 2016
l need to improve my optimistic skills ~ Life has it's difficulties at present time :(


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