In summary of “The sun is setting at all times.”
We live in the same world but we all experience it differently from our own perspectives. A CNN news junkie will believe he lives in a world much harsher and dangerous than I do. I can be rich on paper but feel poor.
Breakthroughs in life are due to perspective and paradigm shifts, not actual external environment changes. In that way, we each have a lot of power to change our world.
Sometimes it’s how we perceive it, not what actually is.