And Mr Verloc's morality was offended also by the optimism
of Michaelis, annexed by his wealthy old lady, who had taken lately to sending him to a cottage she had in the country.
is a human trait that makes us see the glass half full, instead of half empty.
No one I have come across has done as much research on the subject of optimism
as Martin Seligman.
ISLAMABAD -- Optimism
boosts overall health but its positive impact on the heart is even greater, the findings showed.
9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Economic optimism
rebounded sharply in September, with 47% of gas consumers saying that they were optimistic about the economy, the highest level of optimism
in 14 months.
On the whole, optimism
among North American chief financial officers (CFOs) regarding their own companies prospects remains durable, according to Deloitte s second quarter (Q2) CFO Signals survey.
AXA Business Insurance found optimism
remains healthy among small and medium-sized enterprises in its latest annual Optimism
Index, running at a steady 82%, but nearly one in ten fewer SMEs expect growth compared to a year ago.
in Qatar has soared to its highest level in nearly three years, according to the Dun & Bradstreet Business Optimism
Index for Qatar in the fourth quarter of 2013.
I recently stumbled onto a phenomenon know to Neuroscientists as optimism
Research into optimism
has found that the Irish and Brazilians are the most hopeful for the future, while people in Egypt and Lebanon are the least sanguine.
Diane Bonfiglio, assistant professor of psychology, and six Ashland University students -- Brandy Dilgard, Cassie Mosley, Melissa Welch, Jessie Bates, Niki Valentine, and Lauren Goossens - attempted to alter participants' levels of optimism
and then measured the amount of time students spent working on a set of difficult puzzles.
The study by Symister and Friend (2003) indicated that social support operated through self-esteem in influencing both optimism
and depression in individuals who suffer from chronic illnesses.