Aleksandr with Turkish Tea Glass
a cynic’s half empty glass
or an optimist’s half full?
After ruling those factors out, Stavrova and Ehlebracht came up with a more subtle explanation for their findings.
As Oscar Wilde said " A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything and the value of nothing"
Good Optimistic Selling !
Article: “Cynical Beliefs about Human Nature and Income: Longitudinal and Cross-Cultural Analyses,” by Olga Stavrova, PhD, and Daniel Ehlebracht, PhD, University of Cologne. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, published on May 25, 2015.