Optimism is a choice to view life through true reality’s lens. You can’t escape from realizing the Importance of Optimism in Life.


Optimism is not just one of the key aspects of looking at life, it is often the most important thing that boosts our confidence. While on one hand optimism brings positive changes to one’s mind it also helps a person to overcome various challenges in life – both physical and mental.

 ‘A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.’ What do you see? Sir Winston Churchill

Importance of Optimism in Life

  1. An optimistic man is always hopeful. He never loses hope in even the most adverse time. And that maintains his self-confidence.
  2. An optimistic person deals with challenging situations better than a pessimist or a skeptical person
  3. People tend to like positive, optimistic people. No one likes hanging out with someone with negative thoughts.
  4. Optimistic and positive thoughts keeps anxiety and stress at bay.
  5. Optimistic people tend to do better in all phases of life – education, work, love
  6. Optimism promotes bonding between individuals and leads to healthy and successful relationships

How to develop Optimism in Life

  1. Set realistic goals and expectations
  2. Acknowledge human imperfections. Imperfections make you beautiful and an individual
  3. Don’t believe in hopelessness
  4. Listen to both your heart and mind and be true to yourself
  5. Network with people who are positive and optimistic in life
  6. Believe in your dreams

I am taking part in the A to Z Challenge 2017. Are you?

  1. Amazing Life
  2. Believe in Your Self
  3. Celebrate Life
  4. Dare To Dream
  5. Enjoy Life
  6. Freedom in Life
  7. Grow in Life 
  8. Hope in Life
  9. Inspire & Be Inspired
  10. Joy in Life
  11. Kindness in Life
  12. Love in Life
  13. Mindfulness in Life
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5 Comments on Importance of OPTIMISM in Life – Step 15 for Meaningful Life | #AtoZChallenge

  1. Tina Sequeira
    April 18, 2017 at 3:45 pm (2 years ago)

    Hi Tina! Loved the introductory quote…because what do we have here…another coincidence. You wrote on optimism and I wrote on Opportunity. Loved the brief and practical pointers on inculcating Optimism in your life. If you are interested, heres my day´s challenge https://pensense.blogspot.in. Would love to know your thoughts on it. Keep writing!

  2. Ravish Mani
    April 18, 2017 at 6:11 pm (2 years ago)

    Tina, your post is always to the point. Liked the Churchill’s quote and your points on cultivating optimism in life.

    • tinabasu
      April 18, 2017 at 6:23 pm (2 years ago)

      Thank you Ravish, I am glad you liked them

  3. Cheryl Sterling
    April 18, 2017 at 10:49 pm (2 years ago)

    I am a very optimistic person and expect only good things to happen to me. They always do.
    Then I look at friends who moan and whine that life is not fair. Because of their attitude, life is never fair.
    Why look at bad things when life is so full of good? I expect and receive what I think.

  4. Ayesha
    July 1, 2018 at 1:51 am (9 months ago)

    Hi i have a presentation on importance of optimism in life.please help me regarding this.to have an outstanding presentation.thanking in anticipation.


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