Optimism is hopefulness for the future, and, like me, most people get their optimism from their roots, or how they were brought up as a child. My parents would always remind me from a young age that being pessimistic will not help you achieve your goal, so you might as well be optimistic and try. They have always taught me from a young age, and never denied or doubted, that with optimism comes opportunity, and that optimism is, in fact, the key to success. Over the years, I’ve learned that the more optimistic you are, the more creative you can be. With optimistic attitude, one can generate new ideas and create possibilities to move forward faster and more efficiently than at normal times, due to an open mind.
If someone has ever been in a bad state of mind or faced with a hard decision, they know that it is hard to stay positive. It’s usually easier said than done, but having an optimistic mindset can benefit many areas of someone’s life. Throughout history, especially during times of war, there have been multiple people that stood out because of their positive attitude. Winston Churchill is one of those people, shown in “Blood, Toil, Tears, and Sweat” (Churchill). Another great example of someone with an optimistic mindset is Anne Frank in “Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl” (Frank).
What I mean by that is if the person’s personality is the optimistic type of personality, then that makes it all the more easier to gain gaiety. Because whence you are an optimistic person, you shan’t let the most trivial of matter bother you. You would have a more open minded perspective on life. Due to your optimism, your life will seem so much brighter to you and easier. No obstacle, no matter how hard and bleak the situation may seem, never shall you let a simple set back hold you back from continuing on your path of euphoria.
Positive thinking and optimistic is the key to affecting the behavior, actions and your health.” (2015) Optimistic is what makes me happy in life more. Which we have positive thinking always makes our minds clear, bright ideas and build support us fully. Whenever we look optimistic. We will feel that our life is better. We may not be able to feel good and feel bad at the same time.
While some might have trouble staying optimistic and may think that the best way to respond to conflict is to just avoid it, people should keep a positive mindset because it helps people cope more easily during arduous times, it has beneficial impacts on others, and having a positive outlook has many health benefits. Having a positive outlook on a situation has many health benefits that include reducing stress, living longer, and gaining self-confidence. For instance, the Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research states, “One theory is
Optimists bring happiness to everyone’s lives. According to “Mindfulness and Positive Thinking”, “...optimists are generally happier with their lives than pessimists”. The positive mindset of an optimist leads to them being more content than if they were pessimists. Being blithe also helps the people around you stay hopeful and less downcast. According to “Positive Psychology and the Science of Happiness”, “People who volunteer or simply care for others on a consistent basis seem to be happier and less depressed”.
Norman Vincent Peale the author of the book “The Power of Positive Thinking” discusses in it his theory that positive thoughts have the power to influence your success in life. He says: according to quantum physics, the reason behind the power of positive thinking is that your thoughts have a “frequency and a corresponding unique vibration that will attract other aligned frequencies into your life”. So basically, negative thoughts will lead to negative events while positive thoughts will lead to positive events. If you have bad thoughts, scared of something that might happen or even expecting something bad is about what might happen to you, your family, or the world, the matching and corresponding frequency of these thoughts will eventually draw these energies into your life and will be fed by any present fear that you direct toward it. “Try to eliminate fear messages from the media that attempt to bombard your consciousness”, a saying that grabbed my attention while skimming through his