Most things in life come down to perspective.
Either the glass is half empty or it’s half full, the world is a safe place or it isn’t, people are good or they aren’t. Our worldview affects every single aspect of our life, even going so far as to alter our health and disposition.
When you stop and take the time to truly marvel at the world around you, it can open your mind up to appreciate things you’ve never noticed before. People of Reddit were asked to share their best “let that sink in facts,” and the more you read them and reflect on them, the more amazing they get.
Ready to expand your mind?
Even though only about 30% of Indians have access to the internet, that 30% is more than the entire population of the United States. (Ivan_Joiderpus)
Civil War Dues
The US is still paying one civil war pension.
That’s awesome. An 86 year old daughter of a civil war veteran. The article is from 2016, which means that she was born in 1930. That means that, assuming her father was at least 15 in 1865, he was around 80 when he had her. Crazy stuff! (pithy_quote)
83 when she was born, 87 when her brother was! (narelie)
Well that was fast
We made it to the moon only 66 years after the Wright brothers invented human flight. (ChunkyCheese21)