Ken's Naperville Real Estate Blog : Ken Tracy, Helping clients buy and sell since 2005 (Keller Williams Realty Infinity)

Faith, hope, and optimism in Naperville...

Good morning!

I woke this morning thinking of optimism…

Where does it come from? 

Why do some people look at the world in a glass half full sort of way, while others always seem to see life with the glass half empty?

Why are some people dreamers, while others are “realists”?

A friend texted me just last night, asking “How are you? How do you stay so positive all the time?! 😊😀

Hmmm. Good question…

My first thought was that I don’t stay positive all of the time. Ask those that know me…

I struggle with doubts and fears like everyone else. I have suffered sleepless nights. I can “worry” with the best of them…

But in general, I agree with my friend. I do have a positive attitude…

An undying belief in myself and in the goodness in the world…

Almost a delusional belief. A belief that despite of all the evidence in front of me, that things will turn out ok…

A belief that can get me into tough spots from time to time. A belief that has me occasionally living life on the edge. Pushing things to the limit. Taking risks that others probably wouldn't...

And you know what? Things do turn out ok...

Life goes on. There is goodness in the world. The sun rises every morning, and so do I...

How do I stay so positive?  I think they call it faith...

Have an awesome day!

Ken

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