how to be happy

6 Things You Should Forgive Yourself For — Purpose Fairy – Self Improvement Article

“Forgive yourself for the mistakes of the past and all the things you think you have done wrong. That was the best you knew how to do at that moment. Now that you know better, you can do better.” ~ Luminita D. Saviuc Forgiveness has the power to liberate you from a world of pain, fear, darkness, and despair. When you forgive yourself, you make the journey from self-hatred to self-love. And you go from living in absolute darkness to…

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How Positive Self-Talk Boosts Motivation and Productivity – Personal Development Article

Yoga is an appointment with your own self. It is time to meet your true self and receive a return ticket to your true nature that is bliss and happiness. You will naturally feel happy while doing yoga. Many people don’t realize they are in a distressed state until it’s too late. The same thing happened with me when I failed to understand my life’s circumstances. I was struggling with a lack of motivation, depression, insomnia, and maintaining my personal…

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15 Things People Who Love Their Lives Do Differently — Purpose Fairy – Self Improvement Article

Socrates once gave us a very precious and quite a powerful advice telling us to employ our time in improving ourselves by other men’s writings so that we shall gain easily what others have labored hard for. And I would like to add something else to his wise and precious words – to also seek to observe and to learn from those who have discovered how to love themselves and their lives. Because by doing so, we shall gain easily…

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6 Reasons Why Smart, Hardworking People Aren’t Always SuccessfulPick the Brain – Motivational, Self Improvement Article

Did you ever look at someone and think, “Wow, this person’s going to do great things someday.” The person stood out amongst his or her peers. She got straight A’s on her report and was praised by all her teachers. He was charismatic and held major leaderships at school. The individual had the entire package. Now fast forward to the present day. You haven’t seen or heard anything spectacular about the person. In fact, there’s just radio silence. Maybe you…

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7 Things You Need to Look Out for When Trying to Experience Happiness – Self Improvement Article

Peak experiences. We all get excited about fulfilling our current craving be it planning a trip, being invited to a special party, finding the perfect shoe to wear or having our latest crush call for a date. This is not shallow. It’s fun and I’m all in. I love it all, but I am here to tell you true happiness is not about hitting the peak now and then. It’s about maintaining the life’s peak experiences. Momentary fulfillment is fun…

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Thoughts Have Power – Choose the Good Ones — Purpose Fairy – Self Improvement Article

“Everything you are against weakens you. Everything you are for empowers you.” ~ Wayne Dyer One of the many lessons I have learned over the years is to let go of the need to always complain about the things I don’t like, the people that act in a way that I find unpleasant; to let go of the need to complain about past events and current situations. I have learned that my mind can play tricks on me and that…

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6 Ways to Impact the World With Your Business – Self Improvement Article

Image Credit: Twenty20.com It’s common to think that starting a business is a means to making money. While you can start a business to make money, strive for more than that. If the sole reason for your business is to make money, you will be more apt to give up when your business isn’t making money. Yet, if you tie a reason to why you’re starting your business, now you’re giving yourself a little extra push. There are thousands of…

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3 Ways to Have an Enlightened Holiday Season

The holiday season can be one of the most magical, connected times of the year as we celebrate with the people we love. However, the lead-up to this period can be quite different. The stress of last-minute shopping, parties, school concerts, work projects, extra expenses and the preparation of Christmas food, can leave us feeling burnt out, overwhelmed and stretched in all directions! To top it off, when we finally sit around the table on the big day, exhaustion, conflicting…

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5 Habits You Must Give Up to Become Successful and Get What You Want From Life

Image Credit: Unsplash Happiness, success, and fulfillment have different interpretations around the world, yet they are all labels we wish to claim. When it comes to achieving our dreams, we’re our best friend and biggest critic. Goals are naturally challenging; the last thing we want to do is hinder our efforts with harmful habits. Each time we starve off a negative habit, we allow more room to feed a positive one. Good or bad, habits are all around us. Habits…

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50 Little Ways To Be A Happier You Every Single Day

1. Wake up ten minutes earlier than you normally do and drink your coffee (or tea) a little more slowly than usual. 2. Write one paragraph in a journal about how you honestly feel about your current place in life. 3. Below that, write down three things that you have the power to change in six months. 4. Accomplish one small goal you have for the day that’s dedicated to personal fulfillment. 5. Start reading a book that you’ve been dying…

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Your Response to Your Level of Success Will Determine Your Happiness

Image Credit: Unsplash We are looking for ways and means to become more successful; the definition of such is really personal and has nothing to do with fame or fortune. Rather, it revolves around our ability towards being happy. Of course, the implication here is that successful people are happy people. And as long as you do not have a contorted view of success, such as I will step on as many people as I have to get rich, then…

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Conscious Uncoupling: Healthy Breakup 101

Just because a relationship ends, it doesn’t mean it’s over. When we take a lover, it’s as though we breathe this person into the very center of our soul, inviting them to take up residence and root down within us. In the bloom of romance, this joining can be one of the most beautiful experiences we’ve ever had. You and your partner may begin thinking one another’s thoughts, sensing one another’s feelings, merging your worldviews, and assimilating each other’s preferences…

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