Send This To Your Annoyingly Optimistic Friends, Then Laugh As They Cry

If one more person tells me problems are just "opportunities in disguise" I'm gonna get really, really, REALLY angry … and send them a link to this snarky semi-motivational video ... maybe with a nice note or a muffin basket. You know, to apologize for the whole laughing-while-they-cry thing.

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Who do you want to be in ten years? Do you want to be someone who's more compassionate? More wealthy? Physically fit? Married? Less of a push-over? A better golfer? More spiritual?

Some of us who sincerely ask ourselves this question will be able to become the person they imagine while others will not. Why? According to scientific research, the difference between failure and success is the ability to create a clear vision of our future selves.

Those who achieve this vision are more likely to behave in ways that are conducive to reaching their goals.

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