Posted on May 30, 2011 | Comments 0
Do you know happiness and success are closely related to each other? If you have success, you’ll definitely feel happy. At the same time, if you are happy and optimistic in thinking, it will obviously help you in achieving success in each and every aspect of your life.
But actually, in real life, every day you come across with some sort of stress and frustration. As a result, you will lose your control on thoughts and give more space to negative thoughts.
Once if you develop negative thoughts in your mind, it is quite a tough task for you to think positive and be happy.
So, it is very important for you to stay happy, if you really want to achieve success in your life.
Here are few quick ways that guide you how to achieve success and help you to feel the essence of happiness in your life.
1. Focus on present, not past or tomorrow
“A foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet” says James Oppenheim. Always remember, you only have your present in your hands.
Always remind yourselves that yesterday is a memory that you can’t change and tomorrow is just a fantasy that doesn’t happen according to your expectations.
If you develop this kind of strategy in your mind, you’ll definitely not miss a great deal of happiness in your life.
2. Honesty helps in achieving success
Well! This is absolutely a tough task for some folks. It is quite obvious that no one feels comfortable taking the hard look within themselves. But if you are really serious about success in your life, you should look within you to see what you’re doing to yourself.
Be honest to your feelings and also about what skills you need to learn to reach the place where you want to be.
3. Develop an attitude of gratitude
This is the simplest and quickest way to turn your negative and sour attitude into a more positive one. Simple but powerful words like “thank you” can really make wonders in your life.
Usually, we teach our kids to be thankful to others. But unfortunately, we forget to implement it in our personal life.
An attitude of gratitude certainly opens the flood gates of love and prosperity in your life and also gives you self-satisfaction. So, don’t forget to be grateful to others and also to simple things in your life.
4. Practice tolerance
Judgment is most horrible burden to carry around and it also creates a paranoiac state of mind. It is considered as self limiting behavior that can possibly restrict you from achieving success and also hampers your motivation and creativity.
So, try to practice tolerance and welcome success and happiness to your life.
Always remember, if you are happy, you can grow strong immune system and can have fewer medical problems. As a result, you can have chance to live longer happily and successfully.
If you feel happy, best of all, you can feel the pleasure and meaning in this world. So, try to be happy and enjoy the success.
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