By: Hiren Patel
Often times, we find ourselves surrounded by negativity in our daily lives. How do you avoid it all? You simply surround yourself with uplifting environments such as the people with whom you associate, activities in which you participate, the kinds of social media you view, and so on. Negative thoughts, words and attitude, create negative and unhappy feelings, moods, and behavior. When the mind is negative, it is as if poisons are released into the blood, which cause more unhappiness and negativity. This is a path more often destined to failure, frustration and disappointment.
When you choose a positive attitude, you will start to notice a lot of positive qualities in people and begin to ignore their flaws, and then, you will start to create more meaningful friendships and relationships. This type of attitude will create a very strong and positive atmosphere around you. It is important to find ways to build happiness and positive emotions into your life — whether it is through exercising, reading, playing a pickup basketball game, or anything else. It provides more than just a momentary decrease in stress and a few smiles.
When you think of any successful, happy, or healthy person, you’ll realize that the person has consistently chosen to do constructive things in order to reach that level of success. We affect, and are affected by the people we meet, in one way or another. If you make positive thinking your priority, you will always make a great first impression. People, usually, are attracted to kind and friendly personalities and the good first impression can have a big impact on the development of your future relationships.