Born To Be An Optimist?
Certified Life and Resilience Coach
An optimist, when faced with a problem, tends to nd the upside to the situation and starts
figuring out ways to solve that problem or ways to turn it around. A pessimist, however,
immediately throws up his hands, and yells, “That’s it; it’s all over. I can’t handle this anymore.”
Or he will distance himself from the problem, pretending it doesn’t matter. This is denial, and it