Originally posted by taro
You know it's funny. I do that on my own actually. Trying to think of the worst-case scenario for any given situation. The response I usually get from people is that I'm being too negative. I've never completely agreed with people, but it still made me re-evaluate my way of thinking. After all, I do not want to become a negative-thinker. But I have found that this approach seems to work best.
Reminds me of a quote from a seminar I attended this weekend: "If you learn to enjoy pain as you enjoy pleasure, you will find that the world is a beautiful place."