2nd Characteristic In Which Optimists Different From Pessimists - Deepstash

2nd Characteristic In Which Optimists Different From Pessimists

2. Optimists see problems as specific to a situation, pessimists make them a general case.  Being on a team assignment where one person doesn’t deliver their part, a pessimist is likely to say: “This team sucks.” and write off the entire team as lazy. An optimist would say: “One person is not very helpful, but I’m sure the rest of the team will do great work.”

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