January 23, 2017

THE DIVORCEE

Trump Crowd Size Estimate May Involve 'The Power Of Positive Thinking' (Tamara Keith, Jan. 22nd, 2017, NPR)

To understand how President Donald Trump could look out at the National Mall as he delivered his inaugural address and see what "looked liked a million and a half people. Whatever it was, it was, but it went all the way back to the Washington Monument," it may be instructive the read the words of a man Trump has referred to as "my pastor."

The now-deceased celebrity pastor Norman Vincent Peale wrote about the ability of the mind to create its own more-positive reality.

"Any fact facing us, however difficult, even seemingly hopeless, is not so important as our attitude toward that fact," Peale wrote. "A confident and optimistic thought pattern can modify or overcome the fact altogether."

Posted by at January 23, 2017 6:55 AM

  

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