Sunday, May 13, 2007

The glass is half full :)

Only a true optimist could have said this :) :)


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


I loved the wit in this quote and ta da, its made its place in my blog.

11 comments:

Moi said...

i like the pleasantly surprised part :)

suramya said...

moi : so did i :), the proven right didn't appeal that much :)

Jas Bhambra said...

Yeah, pleasantly surprised brings more joy than being proven right! :)

Radha said...

I am an optimist & i cant say I agree!

Yuva said...

..;).. true, i also remember his column at Washington post.. 'pursuit of perfection often impedes improvement'..

btw: thanks for stopping by.. do so whenever time permits.../Yuva

666 said...

and between them is a state of being comfortably numb!

Numb is possible .. comfortably is very difficult:-)

suramya said...

jas: :)

radha: I thought only an optimist will find something nice about being a pessimist :)

yuva: I've heard that too :), didn't know he said that though :), i'm going to be pretty regular :)

666: ha ha,:) never experienced that state yet

Sharad Mathur said...

so true!

Optimism is the propensity to look at the bright side of any situation and expect the best possible outcome.. nd why not!

sharad

suramya said...

sharad: :), thanks for dropping in, welcome to my blog

Matangi Mawley said...

ha! nice..

suramya said...

matangi: :)