For me, emotional intelligence is about intuiting the fastest possible route toward a positive mindset (which translates to a positive perspective, which psychologically primes me to look for opportunities and advantages).
Sometimes, this means deliberately choosing a positive thought. But if I try to jump the gun and become too positive too fast (if it feels forced and phony) then it ends up working against me, locking me into a more negative state of mind. So sometimes, it means abiding in the negativity, patiently waiting for it to relax its hold so I can move freely toward a better emotion.
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