25 Things to Love About ADD (Courtesy of ADDitude Magazine)

  1. Generosity with money, time and resources.
  2. The drive of hyperfocus.
  3. Resiliency.
  4. A sparkling personality.
  5. Insomnia makes for more time to stay up and surf the net.
  6. Ingenuity.
  7. Always being able to provide a different perspective.
  8. Willingness to take a risk.
  9. Making far-reaching analogies that no one understands.
  10. Spontaneity.
  11. Possessing the mind of a Pentium – with only 2 MBs of RAM.
  12. Pleasant and constant surprises due to finding clothing (or money or spouses) you had forgotten about.
  13. Being Funny
  14. Being the last of the romantics.
  15. Being a good conversationalist.
  16. An innate understanding of intuitive technologies, such as computers or PDAs.
  17. Honestly believing that anything is possible.
  18. Rarely being satisfied with the status quo.
  19. Compassion.
  20. Persistence.
  21. Joining the ranks of artists, musicians, entrepreneurs, and other creative types.
  22. A strong sense of what is fair.
  23. Willingness to fight for what you believe in.
  24. Excellence in motivating others.
  25. Being highly organized, punctual, and generally responsible (OK, so we lied).