4 Tips For Being a Happier Person

Smiling Happy Woman

If you ask people that you come across on a daily basis whether they are completely fulfilled, more people than not will tell you that they would like to be a happier person.

Although there are some people in the world who seem to have cracked the code and know how to lead a happy life, a large part of the population is walking around in a mediocre state wishing they could be happier.

If you are one of those people that would like to be happier in your life but aren’t sure how to get started, here are some of the best ways to get started.

Don’t Worry What Other People Think

The root of feeling inadequate starts from comparing yourself to others.  Just because you may not be able to buy a house as big as your neighbor’s doesn’t mean that you aren’t as worthy.  Measuring your own worth in comparison to how you are sized up next to others won’t do you any favors.

Therefore, try to only measure your worth based on your own set of morals, accomplishments, and follow-through.  Don’t compare your own success to the success of others.  Otherwise, you’ll find yourself frustrated and never content with yourself.

Be Grateful

Rather than looking around and focusing on all of the things that you don’t have, try focusing on all of the things that you do have.

Once you are able to do this you’ll find that you’re much more grateful for everything around you.  You won’t be living in a constant state of feeling that you need more and more.  People who aren’t able to be grateful for what they have aren’t ever able to feel like they have arrived at a good place in life no matter how much they accomplish.

Smile More

Smiling more makes you feel lighter and happier overall.  When you’re able to put a smile on your face and walk out the door with a pep in your step you’ll bring out the best not only in yourself but in others as well.

This would make the entire world a better place if everyone smiled a little more.  People are naturally attracted towards happy and positive people.  So not only will you feel better, but people will feel more attracted to your vibration.

Spend Time With People You Love

When you spend time with people who love you and bring out the best in you, then you’ll be much happier.

It doesn’t matter how famous you are or how many people know who you are.  What’s most important is how many people truly love you and what kind of quality relationships you have over quantity.

Anna Johansson is a freelance writer, researcher, and business consultant from Olympia, WA. A columnist for Entrepreneur.com, iMediaConnection.com and more. Anna specializes in entrepreneurship, technology, and social media trends. You can follow her through the buttons below.