Grumpy old fart!!!

"If you talk to God you're religious. If God talks to you, you're psychotic."

A Glass Half Full


  A Glass Half Full

It’s a common question, “is the glass half full or half empty?” Half full suggests that we are optimists, many good things may have happened but there could still be more and better things to come; whilst half empty suggests pessimism, although there may have been many good things before all that’s left are the dregs or lees to look forward to. A further argument is that regardless of the volume of liquid the glass is always full; it’s just a matter of perception because the glass is also filled with air.

Someone suggested that we spent too much time worrying about a void in our life that we often fail to notice that other things soon fill it up. However, much like packing away a treasure in a box the void is filled with packing; those nasty peanut chips that spill everywhere which may protect the treasure but often hide it away until it’s forgotten.

February 7, 2015 - Posted by | Rosaleen Young | , ,

3 Comments »

  1. […] A Glass Half Full […]

    Pingback by A glass half full « Grumpy old fart!!! | June 22, 2016 | Reply

  2. […] A Glass Half Full […]

    Pingback by Pessimist or Optimist? « Grumpy old fart!!! | August 18, 2017 | Reply

  3. […] A Glass Half Full […]

    Pingback by Be positive « Grumpy old fart!!! | March 14, 2020 | Reply


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: