Count Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner firmly in the optimist camp.
Ever the optimist, Crystal believes that languages need not meet the fate of the dodo bird.
Pessimist: I thought you said you were an optimist - not a fantasist.
But I am an optimist, and I think this film is very optimistic.
Seven percent identified themselves as pessimists and 81 percent placed themselves in the optimist camp.
He is called an optimist; but the word suggests a calculated contentment which was not in the least one of his vices.
Once a letter spoke of the desirability of being an optimist.
Cursing himself for an optimist, he raised two more of the missiles from the magazine.
The optimist of Candide was a Mallock in mourning compared to this.
An optimist in nothing, least of all was Royston Keene grateful or indulgent to the beauties and bounties of inanimate creation.