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.