BBC – Woman’s Hour – The Positive Side of Pessimism

Robert discusses the relationship between pessimism, optimism, and our well being.

| August 2009

Ariel Leve has been worrying for as long as she can remember and has always looked on the blighted side of life, an outlook which she shares with readers of her column in the Sunday Times. Sometimes described as a female Woody Allen, her philosophy can be summed up as follows: People like to say it will all work out. But what if it doesnÕt?