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Unformatted text preview: 10/04/07 Formal Essay #3 ENC. 1101 V1 Optimistic Vs. Pessimistic I. Bad family influence A. Never there 1. Never learned another way of thinking 2. Learned by example B. Abusive 1. Contributing to negative thinking 2. Thought that was normal II. Anything that can go wrong will A. Car trouble 1. Draining hope 2. Becoming depressed B. Financial trouble 1. Felling as if everything done is meaningless 2. Harder to go on III. Epiphany A. Think positive 1. If something happens do not freak out 2. Bad things happen move on B. Act positive 1. Do not get upset with self 2. Believe in karma IV. Future A. Education 1. Something I hold dearly 2. Foundation for good future B. Career 1. A positive, something I want to do 2. Cause for hope When your growing up and there is nothing but negativity around you, it is only natural that I would grow up to be a pessimistic person. Then when only bad things happen to you, it increases that belief. Then as I got older, I realized that being optimistic is best for my future.increases that belief....
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This note was uploaded on 02/15/2012 for the course ENC 101 taught by Professor Thornton during the Spring '08 term at Daytona State College.
- Spring '08