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Unless you are in a vacuum, this glass of which you speak will always be full, half of liquid, half of air, no matter your level of ignorance.

— Author unknown  <link>

I’ve never seen a monument erected to a pessimist.

— Paul Harvey  <link>

Both optimists and pessimists contribute to our society. The optimist invents the airplane and the pessimist the parachute.

— Gil Stern  <link>