Realistic Optimism

Realistic Optimism is a way of seeing life hopefully and having an expectation of success through effort and perseverance. Realistic Optimism correlates strongly with good health and effective coping strategies. Realistic Optimism can be learned and, if practiced, can become a way of thinking

Benefits of Optimism

Is Your Cup Half Empty or Half Full?

Optimism in Action

The Power of Optimism

Why Life is Good

Michael J Fox talking to Ellen Degeneres about positive perspective.


Slam poem about the super power of realistic optimism.

The Revolutionary Optimists

(official trailer)

This is an incredibly inspiring movie about a group of children living in a Calcutta slum who band together to change their community. Funded by the Gates Foundation,