Optimist and the pessimist

Between the optimist and the pessimist, the difference is droll. The optimist sees the doughnut; the pessimist the hole! I have been giving some thought lately to optimism and pessimism. Basically, these are attitudes — attitudes that shape and formulate our entire existence. I mean, have you ever met a happy pessimist? Of course not.Continue reading “Optimist and the pessimist”

Life Expectancy

Country Life Expectancy Japan 80 Norway 79 Iceland 79 Switzerland 78.6 Sweden 78.5 Hong Kong 78.5 Australia 78.2 Italy 78.2 France 78.1 Greece 78.1 Spain 78 Cyprus 77.8 Barbodos 76.4 Hungary 70.9 Lithuania 69.9 China 69.8 Thailand 68.8 Kyrgyzstan 67.6 Uzbekistan 67.5 Brazil 66.8 Mangolia 65.8 India 62.6 Iraq 62.4 Myanmar 60.1 Comoros 58.8 MadagascarContinue reading “Life Expectancy”