I think that's an optimistic count of the number of participants.
Jorge was optimistic and always saw the best in every situation.
Kevin would rather spend time with Bob, his optimistic friend, than his cynical and gloomy friend, Victor.
Pessimists can learn to be more optimistic by distracting themselves from negative thoughts and looking for the humor in life.
The doctor was optimistic that this treatment would put his patient's cancer into remission.
If you surround yourself with optimistic friends, you are less likely to have a pessimistic attitude.
Sarah had a sunny and optimistic nature; her mother always said Sarah wore rose-colored glasses.
Kant, though pessimistic as regards the actual man, is optimistic regarding his moral capacity.
Aristotle was optimistic of great achievements over the whole range of the sciences.
Made optimistic by victory, Savov and his generals determined to storm the Chatalja lines by open force.
His optimistic attitude was a testament to Nick's love of life.
Trey's optimistic attitude began to falter as he dealt with family struggles.
Her constant optimistic personality is a very attractive trait.
One way to keep from being frantic is to take deep breaths and think about the optimistic side of the situation.
To be optimistic is to be foolish; I choose to look at things more realistically.
Renee's optimistic outlook could positively influence almost anyone.
The optimistic atmosphere in this company is contagious; everyone seems happy to work here.
He desired peace with Russia first of all, and at the congress of Aland even obtained relatively favourable terms, only to have them rejected by his obstinately optimistic master.