Are You Fooling Yourself?

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Chris

One Bridge of Hope

Fooling Yourself

Are You Fooling Yourself…

Have you ever stayed up all night cramming for a test or doing a project?

What happens when you get your grade back and it’s not what you were hoping for?

  1. You know you waited until the last minute, so even though you’re not happy, you can understand why you got that grade.
  2. You’re angry. How could the teacher do this? You stayed up all night working!

If your response is A, you probably have a decent grasp on reality.  If you choose B, you’re completely fooling yourself.    

When you fool yourself, it’s almost as if you are lying.  In the example above, if you chose choice B, you are telling yourself that you worked hard enough.  You can’t understand why you got this grade, and the teacher must be wrong.  The truth is one night of work on something this big is not the…

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