Some people who get regular support from their relatives or friends are mislead to thinking that the help they are getting is an obligation. Don’t you know that most people love to hear words of appreciation? It’s because they value their importance by acknowledging the generosity of sharing what they have. If you just do nothing and keeps on reminding the bills, they will feel like a personal bank on call when needed. This leads to getting tired of helping.
Don’t be afraid to keep saying “thank you” for every generosity because every kindness deserves another kindness and the foremost act of appreciation is to say those magic words.
Our life has its ups and downs and when you’re down, you sometimes feel as if life is so unfair. We often ask how come I don’t have these things in life? Well, these are times when we don’t realize, we are aiming for things that are too much or not necessary at all.
Real happiness does not start at knowing what you don’t have but with appreciating things you already have.
When we focus on things we desire so much and believe it could make us happy, we forget the good things which are just a tap away to make us smile and be thankful about.
Here is a simple list that will make you say “oh yeah” or “lucky me” because knowing what you already have is another key to true happiness!
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Do you ever wonder why some people manage to carry their smiles and enthusiasm in times of difficulties in life? Even when the odds are against them, they seem unaffected as if nothing happened.
Most of the happy persons I have talked to revealed that being grateful to what you have is a great way to relieve your disappointments in life. Some people consider you luckier in some aspects like having a good health, a loving family, a decent job, a good wife and children, and so on.
I bet you can name right now your strengths, talents and opportunities that others may not have. So this is a good starting point to be happy and thankful.
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