if you want to be happy, don’t EVER forget these 5 things

if you want to be happy, don’t EVER forget these 5 things

by Melissa Chu via PickTheBrain

Ever wonder why other people seem happier than you?

You take a look around and notice that people are smiling and laughing, and things seem to be going their way.

Meanwhile, it feels like you’re struggling along, just trying to make it through the day and running yourself ragged. You tell yourself that others aren’t really that happy – it’s just an illusion.

Over time, you could be sabotaging your own growth and development. But if you pay attention to your thoughts and actions, it can become clear that you are in control of how you feel.

So instead of holding yourself back, focus your energy on living positively. After all, happy people do have a different way of looking at things.

They never forget to:

1. Focus on improving themselves

Don’t become fixated on other people have achieved. Never mind what that guy has or things your neighbor has done. Just focus on your own progress and growth.

When you focus on yourself, you set goals that you want to achieve and put in the effort to make progress every single day.

You feel fulfilled knowing that you’re doing something to better your life and making a contribution to yourself, your family, and even the world.

Other people’s achievements don’t bring you down, because you know that you’re becoming a better version of yourself over time…

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