We in our land of optimists like to believe our species is perfectible.
optimists see robotic and cyber warfare largely supplanting human conflict.
optimists will read this as a hopeful sign that perhaps there can be such a thing as an Islamist democracy after all.
Each character seems to offer something for optimists to admire and something for skeptics to identify with.
optimists hope that the Chicago teacher strike will end quickly.
I shall speak in the next chapter about optimists and pessimists in their intellectual aspect, so far as they have one.
He and I are supposed to be the two optimists of the Division.
The dry high spirits of this destroyer of optimism make most optimists look damp and depressed.
“See what the man can do when his sense of justice is aroused,” said the optimists of the army.
It was characteristic of Virginia's fisheries that the pessimists occupied the stage for a while, then the optimists.