In every ego-driven attempt to judge–someone else for their apparent shortcomings, the situation for what it’s lacking, or yourself for what you’re lacking–the world becomes gloomy. Instead of darkening the day by pointing a finger, let’s try to judge less and love more. We’ll be happier as a result of this shift of perception.
Happiness may mean something different to everyone, but I believe happiness is at the core of who we are. I also believe that you’ll find something in this list that you can begin practicing today to increase your happiness every day. There are so many ways to be happy…
Loving yourself can be a challenging feat. It’s also rewarding, satisfying, enduring, and leads to love elsewhere. When you open up to the love you can hold for yourself, life becomes easier and happier. Here are some (awesome) reasons why you should love and respect yourself, because no one can love you like you can.
One of the greatest struggles you may ever face is the challenge to love yourself just as you are. To some it comes easier, but for many of us it is not. Here are ten simple ways to love yourself and be genuine about it.
Feeling guilty is a sign that love is needed. Only through love can the condition of guilt be cured. Let this poem serve as a healing reminder that letting go of guilt is a choice to value peace and happiness above all else.
Self-doubt and low self-esteem are rooted in fear. Affirm to overcome your fears and practice loving yourself and your role in this life. The love you incorporate into your perspective is the primary building block of building confidence.
Being yourself means to live the life that is most real in your heart and most true for you; and you can do that with respect for the truth of others. These quotes about being yourself highlight the beauty of the individual path we each take, though it’s best to go hand in hand.
Happiness begins when you start loving yourself. Contrary to what some people might tell you, loving yourself is not selfish. It is the most selfless act you can commit. Self-love fills you up, and this love can’t help but spill out into the world around you. That’s how love works; it is in its very nature limitless and meant to be shared.
Love never dies. It cannot be lost, stolen or destroyed–but it can be forgotten. This is not only a love poem, but an ode to the one law of the universe, one that reminds us that we’re all one in the eyes of love.
Let me first say that to understand the yoga lessons I’ve learned, you don’t need to practice yoga. You just need to practice life.