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Optimism and the Power of Positive Thinking
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I believe in the Power of Positive Thinking. Good article, thanks!
I learned the lesson of this article long ago. The odd thing about being positive is that sometimes people around you don't want you to be positive.
Thirty years ago when I was going through a divorce, I remember joking around and being happy with some people at work. A co-worker in her late 50s or 60s actually got angry with me because I was being happy. She actually told me that I shouldn't be happy if I was going though a divorce. I told her I could laugh or I could cry and that I chose to laugh.
She, however, did not choose to laugh, and just became more angry. :-)
I have had vestibular disease for many years now. I also have some left sided weakness and some visual disconjugation from the same trauma years ago. I fall more often than most people, but at the same time I have leaned how to fall once I know I am going down, so I am rarely hurt. I just need to get up and go on. Unfortunately, it upsets other witnesses so I get to explain it to them when I am not by myself. I learned long ago if I didn't just accept it I wouldn't be able to do much of anything so I'm just a person who falls more than most.
I wrote a blog about this a few days ago.. Check it out!!
The comments are as good as the article. Thanks, Sparkers!
I work on this every day!
No fear. No worries. I'm positive, whether good or bad, something is going to happen. I will deal with it.
Thank you for an article on optimism.
Always, the power of positive thinking! Thanks for some great article.
Good points! Thank YOU!
I need to work on these!
Need more positive thinking in my day. I’m so exhausted by all of the negative people that surround me! Thank you for posting this article... needed to read this today!
Being positive is much better than being negative. I love the way it makes me feel!
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