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- Negativity bias means that, as human beings, we experience “bad” events more intensely than we do the “good” - and we also remember them more. So we have to work hard to remain hopeful - or we can’t make things better. Yet optimism isn’t frivolous: it’s necessary, argued The Guardian, because if we feel hopeless all the time, if we’re always in crisis, the natural response is to give up and stop trying altogether. Understanding how other cultures approach life’s trials and joys may help us achieve contentment.
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The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty - Winston Churchill
The difference between a rut and a grave is depth - Anon
Optimism is a strategy for making a better future. Because unless you believe that the future can be better, you are unlikely to step up and take responsibility for making it so - Noam Chomsky
Optimism is a moral duty - Karl Popper
No pessimist ever discovered the secret of the stars ... or opened a new doorway for the human spirit - Helen Keller
In the long run, the pessimist may be proved to be right, but the optimist has a better time on the trip - Daniel L. Reardon