Science shows (and experience knows) that gratitude has its benefits. In the spirit of giving thanks for the multitude of blessings/lessons in life, here are 11 happy benefits of gratitude worth smiling about.
Practicing gratitude on a daily basis can significantly increase your happiness and protect you from stress, negativity, and anxiety. There are many things to be grateful for, so here are ten ways to be grateful for the blessings and the lessons in your life.
It’s the perfect day to generate more happiness, more creativity, more productivity, and more of everything good—at work, and everywhere you go. For if any of us truly want to have a good day at work on a regular basis, we must learn to bring the joy and light with us.
Happiness comes more easily when we’re conscious about expressing gratitude in our daily lives. After all, it is not happy people who are thankful; it is thankful people who are happy. Here are ten things I’m sure many of us can be thankful for today.
It’s easy to miss some of the unhealthy practices we employ every day. In every single case, awareness is the first step toward releasing the bad habits that are weighing on our hearts, and living a good life that we really love.
The habits of happy people are accessible to us all, because happiness is a practice. The destination we seek is the journey itself, and so our joy dwells in the things we do every single day.
There are certain things happy people do to insert more happiness into their lives on a daily basis. It may not be possible to be happy-go-lucky on a consistent basis, but a happy life stems from our willingness to prioritize positivity whenever we’re able to.
Negative emotions have their purpose. Positive emotions have their purpose. Today, let’s focus on the positive aspect of the emotional terrain that we navigate each day; let’s engage the power of positive thinking so we can live long, full lives.
Happy people don’t wait for wonderful circumstances before they give the world their smile. It’s a certain kind of person that retains the capacity to bring joy to even the smallest things; luckily, since you and I are human, we’re both that kind of person.
Why are happy people so, well, happy? I can give you three solid reasons right now—these are things I’ve started doing that have led to greater happiness in my life, every day.