OPTIMISM. It can turn a negative situation into an opportunity for greater things. It enlightens the mind and eludes it of negative energy. Positive energy and optimism are infectious. Why not add more of it to your life and to the lives of people around you? Remember that you get what you give.
Here are 7 ways you can add more optimism and positive energy to the world around you:
Smile at people. Optimism begins with a genuine smile. A smile is the universal symbol of happiness. People love being given a smile. We don’t do it often nowadays, but maybe we should try a little more.
2. GIVE A COMPLIMENT
Practice giving genuine compliments everyday. A genuine compliment voices your liking for another person’s qualities. Giving compliments will develop your personality, boost your self-esteem, cultivate optimism and improve your relationship with others.
3. PLAY POSITIVE MUSIC
Uplifting music helps increase mood and has a great effect on the psyche. Send an uplifting playlist to your friends and share the wave of positive energy and optimism.
4. SHARE POSITIVE MESSAGES ONLINE
Positive messages make people view the world differently. They can turn a frown into a lovely smile. Positive messages can turn around a bad day into a good one and uplift people’s spirits.
5. BE THERE FOR SOMEONE
Be there for someone in your life. Lend a listening ear and possibly give a good and grounded opinion. Sometimes it’s good to just let someone vent about what’s bothering them. Be a good listener. Give hugs. Share the love.
If your friend is having a bad day, bring them their favorite food or snack. There is a reason they say food is the way to a person’s heart.
6. DO A GOOD DEED
Doing a good deed creates a ripple effect. One small action can have a big positive effect to many people. People feel inclined to pay forward a good deed that gave them some encouragement. Pay forward optimism and encouragement to those who add this lovely way of thinking to your life.
7. BE OPTIMISTIC YOURSELF
Optimism and positive energy is infectious. It’s easy to tell others to be optimistic, but it helps to be positive yourself. Be there for someone. Spread positive energy by being positive yourself.
“A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.”
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