People who run late, happier?

People who run late, happier?

According to some, people that are chronically late are simply overly optimistic about time the logic goes, and optimistic people tend to be happier and more balanced psychologically.  

"Many late people tend to be both optimistic and unrealistic and this affects their perception of time," says Diana DeLonzor in her book, Never Be Late Again. "They really believe they can go for a run, pick up their clothes at the dry cleaners, buy groceries and drop off the kids at school in an hour."

This seems to make sense.  But let's not encourage our always-late friends with more reasons why its good for them -- and us -- to be late!

Read the full story in Mother.ly by Emily Glover here.  

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In addition to the Friday Happiness Post and  Thriving Attorney, Darin M. Klemchuk is founder of Klemchuk LLP, a litigation, intellectual property, and transactional law firm located in Dallas, Texas.  He also co-founded Project K, a charity devoted to changing the world one random act of kindness at a time.  Click to read more about Darin Klemchuk's practice as an intellectual property lawyer.

 

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