The happiness conspiracy: against optimism and the cult of positive thinkingIt shifts between the temperaments of Paul McCartney — sunny, positive — and John Lennon — sceptical, negative. That final Lennonian comment undercuts the optimism and implicitly asks the killer question: better than what? By the end of the song the meliorating McCartneyisms are descending into desperate repetitions. Now ask yourself, who would you rather have dinner with — chirpy Paul or sardonic John? It gleefully spans the globe, finding bad news everywhere and lampooning the upbeat invocations of the war years. Sadly — but to pessimists, predictably — pessimism gets a bad press.
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Positive thinking helps with stress management and can even improve your health. Practice overcoming negative self-talk with examples provided. Is your glass half-empty or half-full? How you answer this age-old question about positive thinking may reflect your outlook on life, your attitude toward yourself, and whether you're optimistic or pessimistic — and it may even affect your health. Indeed, some studies show that personality traits such as optimism and pessimism can affect many areas of your health and well-being. The positive thinking that usually comes with optimism is a key part of effective stress management. And effective stress management is associated with many health benefits.
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