22 reasons to be happy today

BY  Louis M. Morgner
Published
August 15, 2021

Our lives are filled with negativity. Bad news. Difficult decisions. Global challenges. Induced insecurities. Fear. Life can be a struggle at times. Being negative is easy. Being positive is difficult. Seeing things in optimistic ways and appreciating the little things doesn’t come easy. It requires you to take a step back, and look at the world around you. Beauty can be found everywhere, you just need to see it.

Happiness is a choice that requires effort at times. — Aeschylus

You’re alive.
You can read.
You can talk.
You can love.
You can smile.
You can breathe.
You can inspire.
You can meditate.
You can go outside.
You can help others.
You can see the sun.
You can write a book.
You can call a friend.
You can listen to music.
You can paint a picture.
You can spread positivity.
You can make someone’s day.
You can learn something new.
You can donate to a good cause.
You can get to know a random stranger.
You can be the reason someones smiles today.
You can be the change you wish to see in the world.
You can.

You can be positive. The only person who decides whether you’re happy or not is you. Choose to be happy.

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