I define optimism as focusing in on your goal or a desired outcome rather than your current situation. And aspiring in the process to be in good spirits. And the reason why I say aspiring to be in good spirits is because when people think about optimism, they automatically feel like you have to be happy during that process.
And optimistic. I don't think that it has anything to do with happiness. I think it has to do with knowing that although I'm not happy right now, or I'm not in the best space right now. I'm gonna get there. I'm gonna be okay. I'm going to figure this out. I got a prayer.
But this is for me and my family, so I'm going to pray.
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