About David The Optimist

Interested in the human potential and its capacity of changing its perspectives, David can help you make a change in your life or transform your passion into a business.

You should buy what people aren’t selling

By | 2018-01-14T13:29:46+00:00 January 14th, 2018|Categories: Improvement|Tags: , , , |

We live in a society of consumerism. Everyone is trying to sell something to everyone. And there’s a small part of everyone that is able to develop products that can help others. For example, an entrepreneur who’s been struggling in the last 10 years and now he believes he can help others to overcome some entrepreneurial [...]

The art of asking questions in discovering oneself better

By | 2018-01-03T08:20:22+00:00 January 3rd, 2018|Categories: Improvement|

If you have ever felt like your life is not what it was supposed to be, then asking yourself some questions is going to bring you some closure. You may feel like your world is ending, your time is up, or like there is nothing left for you to do with your life. It means the [...]

Reviewing 2017 and setting goals for 2018

By | 2017-12-31T14:12:51+00:00 January 1st, 2018|Categories: Challenge|Tags: , , , |

For 2017, I set myself some objectives and after my calculations, it seems I achieved 65% of what I set myself, generally speaking. By achieving this percent, I’ve actually done the following, in 2017: Run 250km (155 miles); Did 90 mins of cold showers; Read books / listened to podcasts for 65 hours; Wrote a book [...]

[CHALLENGE] 2700 squats in December

By | 2017-12-30T12:15:35+00:00 December 30th, 2017|Categories: Challenge|Tags: |

I have finally finished the December’s challenge and I’m feeling not as I’ve supposed I’ll feel. It’s weird. Maybe because it’s also the last challenge of this year. But let’s move on to what December’s challenge was all about and do some math. I had to do 200 push-ups daily, except the last 7 days where [...]

[DISCIPLINE] The super-power generated by one’s patience

By | 2017-12-19T08:43:01+00:00 December 17th, 2017|Categories: Mindset|Tags: , , , , , |

Lately, I’ve been surrounded by people I can help. I guess I’ve become this person who’s looking for people’s obstacles and I’m trying to help them overcome every little one. That’s just who I am. And while I was analyzing the struggles of a friend a few days ago, I’ve discovered something about patience. Something that [...]

[CHALLENGE] Pomodoro’s lack of efficiency for passionate people

By | 2017-12-01T08:33:37+00:00 December 1st, 2017|Categories: Challenge|Tags: , , , , , |

The month that has just passed was important for me for two reasons: I’ve got a 9 to 6 job and started the Pomodoro challenge. Moreover, I believe the 9 to 6 job timed really well with this challenge. But I failed it! And I decided to fail it because it brings me a tremendous lack [...]