A single word can scar another. A single word can also give comfort and relief or stir one’s spirit to courage. The care with which we use words reflects the depth of our humanity.

Stories of Hope

Learning to Hope

Martin Seligman

Once a self-professed pessimist, Martin Seligman, the framer of “positive psychology,” asserts that optimism—a deep confidence in the positive potential of human beings—can change our lives.                           NEW