Actually, despite being a pessimist, for the most part I am generally up beat most of the time. Don't get me wrong, I've had my bouts with depression here and there, but being apathetic is a powerful tool against depression. As is taught in "Risky Business":
Every now and then say, "what the fuck". "What the fuck", gives you freedom. Freedom brings opportunity. Opportunity makes your future.
"Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly, and applying the wrong remedies." -- Groucho Marx