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Are You Resilient? You’re Probably a Pessimist

Thereís a beautiful word that lies at the root of the lifestyle of the optimist: Resilience. "The capacity to recover quickly from difficulties," says one definition. The point is that shit happen…

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6 Easy Ways to Be A Luckier Person

Can you really make your own luck? This is a question that has always intrigued me. The closest I have come to an answer is: yes. I donít know how far our "charts" and "stars" affect the way our fortu…

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Can Dogs Be Pessimists?

Since the idea that animals are just little biological machines, living unemotional lives run by instinct and base condition alone, has never really sat well with meóI've always sensed there was mor…

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