“Between the optimist and the pessimist, the difference is droll. The optimist sees the doughnut; the pessimist the hole!”
The speaker at my Kiwanis Club meeting yesterday was an old acquaintance of mine who has had multiple successes in his life. He has run profitable businesses; he continues to be a highly regarded motivational speaker and he just co-wrote a book that already is an Amazon best seller.
His message yesterday boiled down to one of how we often expect less than we could achieve because we fail to believe that we have the capacity to do some amazing things. As I thought about his message I realized that I know many people that are so pessimistic that they accept defeat without ever playing the game. I am glad you are not one of them but if you know someone who is maybe this piece written by author…
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