Excellent point. I’ve quoted Housel in my latest article because it sums up what I wanted to say perfectly — “Optimism sounds like a sales pitch, pessimism sounds like someone trying to help you”.

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Talkative. Easy-goer. Globetrotter. Quixotic. Polemic. Mind-changer. Tea Drinker. Nerd. I write (mostly) about the books I read.

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Akarsh Nalawade

Akarsh Nalawade

Talkative. Easy-goer. Globetrotter. Quixotic. Polemic. Mind-changer. Tea Drinker. Nerd. I write (mostly) about the books I read.

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