Someone once said that the pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity and the optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty. Which one will the challenging New Year draw out of you? Do you want to know?
Every person has both the dog of optimism and the dog of pessimism inside of them. The one you see most often is the one you feed most often. It really is that simple. I truly hope that you feed the hopeful one in 2009 - the one with the bright, shining eyes of possibility - and live a life of passion, not pretense.
My final article of 2008 is my nine predictions for 2009. I hope you enjoy it.
Read "Nine Predictions for 2009" when you get a chance. Here's the link:
If you do enjoy it, please pass it around to your friends, colleagues and associates. It just may be that tiny spark that lights up their life in 2009. One never knows. That's why it's always good to step out of your routine and take a chance every once in a while. Just right click the link above, click "Copy Link Location," and then right click and paste it into your email. Simple, huh? Thanks in advance.
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