21 Aug 2013 The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails. Written by Srinivas Quotesoflife on. Posted in Leadership Picture Quotes, Life Picture Quotes, Motivational and Inspirational Picture Quotes William Arthur Ward, one of the most quoted American writer of inspirational maxims talks about the qualities of a realist Posts related to The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails.www.simplesharebuttons.comLoving it?? Share it!! 011120Google+ Srinivas Quotesoflife Tags: Leader quotes, Optimist, Realist, Sail, William Arthur Ward quotes, Wind Leave a comment CAPTCHA Code * Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.