In other words, a glass half-full is preferable to a glass half-empty. Always look at what you have instead of what you don’t, what you have done rather than what you haven’t, count successes and not only failures, and you’ll feel better no matter what.
This pertains to life and fiction writing, folks. JMHO
“I haven’t failed, I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.”
— Thomas Edison
Read: Linda G. Hill, One-Liner Wednesday – Amusing Nonsense