Saturday, May 29, 2010

Simple Definitions

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


  1. But who is the one holding the tiller? Not the pessimist, he is down in the cabin. Neither the realist, he is busy and sweating. It is the optimist, due to notorious speculation, leading the boat in a dubious course and the country into misery, crisises and war.