- Being GRATEFUL reminds you of the positive things in your life.
It makes you happy about the people in your life, whether they’re loved ones or someone displaying kindness.
- Being GRATEFUL turns bad things into good things.
Having problems at work? Be grateful you have work.
Be grateful you have challenges, and that life isn’t boring. Be grateful that you can learn from these challenges. Be thankful for your challenges as they bring you great strength.
- Being GRATEFUL reminds you of what’s important.
It’s hard to complain about the little things when you give thanks that you are alive and healthy. It’s hard to get stressed out over paying bills when you are grateful there is a roof over your head.
- Being GRATEFUL reminds you to thank others.
The simple act of saying “thank you” to someone can make a big difference in that person’s life.
Just taking that minute out of your life to say thank you is important to others.
People like being appreciated for who they are and what they do. It costs you little, but makes someone else happy. And making someone else happy will make you happy.