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There's Nothing Wrong With Getting Your Hopes Up

When I was waiting to hear back from colleges during my senior year of high school, I remember thinking and saying, “I don’t want to get my hopes up” – even though I spent hours scouring through YouTube videos of the various campuses I visited and imagined myself as a student at every school. 543 more words

The Optimists: Ah Lim Lee

Have you met the UCLA Optimists? Over the next several months, the Bruin Blog will be highlighting our student Optimists. These current UCLA undergraduates will give you insight into the application process and tips, student life and culture, and what it means to be a Bruin. 1,060 more words

Happiness Is Waiting For You

And here we were. With tears running down our faces, inundated with laughter. Reaching to catch our breaths, bent over with laughter, we realized we were fools. 237 more words

654 Willpower

​Willpower is soul power,

Every human have same.

Some one uses more &

some one uses less.

some one is aware of

his willpower so it is… 127 more words


Not so bad after all? Rethinking negative thinking

Last month I wrote about the surprising downsides of positive thinking. This month I want to flip that around and consider four reasons we might want to change our perspective on negative thinking. 883 more words

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