"Negative people gravitate towards people who give them a reaction. This gives them a little light in the darkness of their angry, lonely world". i believe this to be true. i recognize that not only do other people do it, but i have as well.
"Accept the fact that some people didn't intend to let you down. Their best is just less than you expected." ~Thelma Davis <-- Never thought of it like that before. Wow, that really reframes one's perspective.