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Don't Stop Until You Reach the Top! Grin Big!

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Don't stop until you reach the top! Never surrender. Never give up. Believe in yourself and you will have the power of optimism like the wind at your back. Tough challenges are what make you stronger. No one ever gained strength coasting down hill. That's how you spin out of control. Be strong and push yourself higher every day. -Penman

Believe in Yourself!

Believe in Yourself! Only You can be You. You're genuinely unique and you have something to contribute that no one has ever seen before. Your optimism is powerful. You have a positive vibe that attracts others and encourages others to be happy. Be yourself and live the life you want to live. Success is found [...]

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Penman the Optimist Turns 30 This Year

Be Positive and Follow Your Dreams. Penman the Optimist Turns 30 this year. We're positively optimistic about the year ahead. What began as a cherished character drawing in the fifth grade of a one room school house near Aspen, Colorado in 1977 has become a positive and timely motivational inspiration to all those who refuse to [...]

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Grin Big!™ Colorado

Penman the Optimist is a Colorado Native spreading his own version of Rocky Mountain Optimism and Positive Vibes Since 1989. #Colorado http://GrinBig.com

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Penman the Optimist Grinning Big with a Fresh Catch of Optimism

Penman the optimist is a fisherman. Fishing has a lot to teach us about optimism. Sometimes you catch a big fish and sometimes you don't. It's optimism that keeps you fishing until you bring in that big bass. Follow your dreams the same way. Never surrender. Never give up. Just keep on fishing until your [...]

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When All You Have is a Glass Half Full Get a BIGGER GLASS! ...and a Grin Big!™ T-Shirt

When All You Have is a Glass Half Full Get a BIGGER GLASS! ...and a Grin Big!™ T-ShirtGary Blehm, The Optimist, has expressed the power of a positive mental attitude with a big half full glass on a poster published in 1990 and 1991. The message of spreading the power of optimism and positive vibes [...]

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OPTIMISM is Your Shield Against Pessimistic Forces

Optimism is your shield against pessimistic forces. Pessimism is like a fire breathing dragon that wants to destroy you. The best way to defeat the fire breathing dragon of pessimism is to block the flames with optimism. Positive thoughts and a strong sense of will can protect you. Never give up. Never surrender. You can [...]

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Optimism is a Blast! Golf with Confidence and Keep a Positive Mental Attitude

Optimism is a Blast! Golf with Confidence and Keep a Positive Mental Attitude. When you're digging yourself out of a trap you always contend with the unknown. You can just go for it and let fate decide. Or you can do your very best with confidence and positive vibes. It certainly can't hurt the situation [...]

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