If you watch a good film but you expect a great film, you might feel as if you’re seeing a bad film.
If you watch a tolerable film, but you expect a horrible film, you might feel as if you’re seeing a great film.
What we see has as much to do with what’s going on inside our heads as it does with what we observe.
The bad news: A good experience is never a guarantee. No matter how many positives there are in a situation, you still have to do your part and figure out a way to enjoy it.
The good news: A bad experience is never a guarantee either. No matter how many negatives there are in a situation, you still have the freedom to modify your perceptions in a manner that pleases you.
That’s today’s two cents.