- reality awareness,
- reality check
Origin of realist
Examples from the Web for realist
Burt told me that he considers Paul a traditional, Republican realist.Is Rand Paul a Secret Hawk? Or Maybe Not a Total Dove?|James Kirchick|May 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was an “idealist and a realist at the same time,” said his close friend, the British Diplomat Frank Roberts.The Man Who Knew Russia Best: George Kennan’s Revealing Diaries|James A. Warren|March 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“I view myself as a realist, and the reality is that what Iran is doing is very simple,” he said.
Cozzens, largely forgotten these days, was a 20th-century realist writer in the mode of Theodore Dreiser.
Ben Gurion once said, “In Israel, in order to be a realist you must believe in miracles.”Full Video and Transcript of Obama's Speech in Israel|Justin Green|March 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
There is, however, a side of Tchehov which one would not expect in so relentless a realist.Why we should read|S. P. B. Mais
If I were a realist poet, I should write about the book's external appearance.Goblins and Pagodas|John Gould Fletcher
He is the most of a realist, and the least of an idealist of any poet we know.English Critical Essays|Various
All this evidently can be maintained only from the point of view of the realist.The Reform of Education|Giovanni Gentile
He is a realist: and it is an extraordinary feat of heroism to be a realist in America.