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Behavioral Science Gives An Insight Into Habits To Bring Happiness
The last six months which we have dealt with consist of lockdown, quarantine, layoffs and protests. On the top, the media groups which are continuously informing about the rise in death roll due to the deadly virus are on our nerves. Luckily, behavioral science gives an insight into such habits which can automatically bring joy and happiness in your life.
Some of these habits are listed below.
1. Foster Existing Relationships
If you desire happiness then you should not spend every moment of your life in saying ‘I want to be happy’. This will only leave you in depression and nothing else. However, scientists suggest bringing up our existing relationships which means instead of cursing your bad relation, try to repair it. Amend it before it’s too late.
2. Learn to forgive
Well, undoubtedly it is in human nature that whoever has hurt us, we want them to seek forgiveness. Even if they do, we try to punish them by not forgiving. But believe me, in this way we are only causing pain and harm to ourselves. Indeed, forgiveness is the most powerful factor in acquiring happiness. For this, one should have these phrases on the tip of the tongue “I forgive you” and “I am Sorry.”
3. Sincerely become well-wisher for everyone
According to the researches, helping or creating a positive environment for others can bring happiness and joy in your life too. Another habit which you have to develop is to ignore the bad things which anyone has created for you. This will bring inner peace in your life.
4. Be open, curious and flexible
Let us explain you the real meaning of the term ‘open-mindedness,’ one should be ready and willing to accept innovative ideas and people. On the other hand, another trait, curiosity, leads to growth by way of open-mindedness and flexibility. That is, curious people are inquisitive and tend to investigate things. Flexibility, gives such a person wings. As a flexible person, one is willing to change the opinion in light of what that person has found.
5. Live in the present
Last and the most important habit which everyone should develop is to live in the present only. Engaging one in the past happy moments and not accepting the change will only cause you pain and depression. Living in the present makes a person stable both realistically and psychologically.
Well, the above five habits to stay happy might seem tough so here is a cheatsheet for you. Live everyday and enter every situation, no matter how dark, see it as an opportunity to grow and learn. Be grateful for every person and situation you meet and see them as assets on your life’s journey.