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I'm a pessimist because of intelligence, but an optimist because of will.
Topic : Pessimists, Optimism

Pessimism of the Intellect means, simply, being a scientist: see the world as it really is, not as you might like it to be. Try to identify and overcome hidden biases or prior assumptions. Always ask yourself: What assumption am I making? What if it is incorrect? How do I know what I know? The optimism of the Will means, having the courage to attempt difficult things. Sometimes, Will can overcome the odds.