HOW TO BE HAPPY KEY #1
Never Underestimate the Power of Positive Thinking :
It should come as no surprise that many, if not most, motivational, inspirational, and success-oriented books are rooted in positive thinking. Those who have created and found fortune and fame in various walks of life all claim to believe in this phenomenon called “positive thinking.” While fortune and fame may be added bonuses of thinking positively, most people just want to be happy. Happiness, too, may be closer than you think.
Such a large emphasis is always put on positive thinking because it has the potential of affecting your entire life. Your thoughts control your decision-making and you make your actions based on what you decide to do in any given situation. These are all important factors because they comprise our lives. When we walk through life looking at everything in a negative light, we become surrounded with worry and doubt. As a result, we make certain choices and decisions, often life changing, based on negative or positive thoughts. If we allow ourselves to think positively and let those good thoughts shine through, we 61 will almost always choose the best path and the higher road.
Realizing that negative thoughts of anger, jealousy, and malice, affect our decision-making and our daily lives; we must choose for the better and make an effort to think positively. In every situation, good or bad, things could potentially always be worse. Some doubters may say, “Isn’t that thinking negative?” Yes. It can, if you let it control your life. But if you look at every situation and want to see the better, or brighter, side it will keep you reaching towards thinking and living positively. When you try to see or make the best of every situation, you will be grateful as you count your blessings.
Thinking positively allows you to accomplish many more things in life simply because you will allow yourself to try things you previously were unsure of or had doubts about. Perhaps one of main reasons some people are more successful than others is because they think positively, take on more trials, and succeed more often in life.