Quotes on pessimism will drive away the glass half empty attitude. Read the following famous quotation and sayings on distrust/negativity to understand clearly.

Pessimism Quotes

Pessimistic people never find any silver lining on their clouds of gloom. Dejected, depressed and cynical are the favorite words in their dictionary. In their defense, it should be mentioned that, this kind of outlook towards life comes to them after facing some adversities in life. All they need is a loving hand and a shoulder for support. A conscious effort should be made on the part of everyone to shun out the negativity and conscious attempts at making them cheerful and lively must be made. Read the following quotes on pessimism and you will know why the effort is so important.

Sex is God's joke on human beings.

- Bette Davis

I don't do drugs. I am drugs.

- Salvador Dali

One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.

- Marie Curie

There are sadistic scientists who hurry to hunt down errors instead of establishing the truth.

- Marie Curie

If you accept the expectations of others, especially negative ones, then you never will change the outcome.

- Michael Jordan

When I look at the world I'm pessimistic, but when I look at people I am optimistic.

- Carl Rogers

I made more lousy pictures than any actor in history.

- Humphrey Bogart

Liberty is the right to do what I like; license, the right to do what you like.

- Bertrand Russell

A particularly beautiful woman is a source of terror. As a rule, a beautiful woman is a terrible disappointment.

- Carl Jung

Don't believe in pessimism. If something doesn't come up the way you want, forge ahead. If you think it's going to rain, it will.

- Clint Eastwood

In my last year of school, I was voted Class Optimist and Class Pessimist. Looking back, I realize I was only half right.

- Jack Nicholson

Death is less bitter punishment than death's delay.

- Ovid

Life is a predicament which precedes death.

- Henry James

Somebody's boring me. I think it's me.

- Dylan Thomas

I always wished I had died, and I still wish that, because I could have gotten the whole thing over with.

- Andy Warhol

I feel uncomfortable because I'm insecure about who I am.

- Trent Reznor

Some men have thousands of reasons why they cannot do what they want to, when all they need is one reason why they can.

- Martha Graham

I didn't go to high school, and I didn't go to grade school either. Education, I think, is for refinement and is probably a liability.

- H. L. Hunt

I think the biggest problem in the world is that we have a generation of young people, and maybe two, who don't think it's going to get any better.

- John Denver

A lot of people are singing about how screwed up the world is, and I don't think that everybody wants to hear about that all the time.

- Mariah Carey

When men stop believing in God, it isn't that they then believe in nothing: they believe in everything.

- Umberto Eco

Worry is a cycle of inefficient thoughts whirling around a center of fear.

- Corrie ten Boom

I knew I was alone in a way that no earthling has ever been before.

- Michael Collins

The universe seems neither benign nor hostile, merely indifferent.

- Carl Sagan

I was black growing up in an all-white neighborhood so I felt like I just didn't fit in. Like I wasn't as good as everybody else or as smart, or whatever.

- Halle Berry

I'm done with men... I'm going to be alone. I have no luck with relationships. I don't think I'm made for marriage.

- Halle Berry

If you believe that feeling bad or worrying long enough will change a past or future event, then you are residing on another planet with a different reality system.

- William James

Avoid the world, it's just a lot of dust and drag and means nothing in the end.

- Jack Kerouac

So for you people who are filled with fear that I might someday be released: breathe easy, I don't see it happening.

- Charles Manson

War is not an adventure. It is a disease. It is like typhus.

- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

I think the rich are too rich and the poor are too poor. I don't think the black people are going to rise at all; I think most of them are going to die.

- Nina Simone

A test of what is real is that it is hard and rough. Joys are found in it, not pleasure. What is pleasant belongs to dreams.

- Simone Weil

They wrote in the old days that it is sweet and fitting to die for one's country. But in modern war, there is nothing sweet nor fitting in your dying. You will die like a dog for no good reason.

- Ernest Hemingway

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

- William Arthur Ward

His lordship may compel us to be equal upstairs, but there will never be equality in the servants' hall.

- J. M. Barrie

Let's face it; God has a big ego problem. Why do we always have to worship him?

- Bill Maher

One has to have the courage of one's pessimism.

- Ian Mcewan

I will direct one day, but I have a feeling that it will be very limited.

- John Travolta

A pessimist is a man who looks both ways when he crosses the street.

- Laurence J. Peter

I don't consider myself a pessimist. I think of a pessimist as someone who is waiting for it to rain. And I feel soaked to the skin.

- Leonard Cohen

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