Re: Extropy in the personal sphere

Mark Grant (
Sat, 23 Aug 1997 17:24:53 +0000

On Fri, 22 Aug 1997, Anton Sherwood wrote:

> I believe anyone who talks like that
> has no idea what real depression is. :(

I'd disagree.

> How can I decide to be happy, at a moment
> when I can't remember what happy means?!

In my experience, much 'real depression' comes from getting into an
internal loop, worrying continuously about things you can't change. I used
to do that a lot, but these days if it's something I can't change I just
don't worry about it and get on with things. Hence I'm happy most of the


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