Most young children look at things from an optimistic point of view. But as we get older, pessimism is in. Cynicism is a way to show how smart you are. Sarcasm is cool.
Except it’s not.
Not even close to as cool as this:
We often wonder where kids get all their energy from…
Try beginning your day *enthusiastically* reciting (out loud) everything you’re thankful for and the things you’re good at, and tell me if you don’t have a little hop in your step.
Optimism. Enthusiasm. And a spirit of gratitude. It is (and always has been) the only way to change the world.