Be positive. Stay happy and don’t let the negativity of the world get you down.
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We all have our ups and downs in life, but there are people who seem to look at life through rose-colored glasses. They are always happy and cheerful, and they have the ability to cheer everybody else up. Are there any secrets to finding lasting cheerfulness and joy?
Check out these thought provoking and cheerful quotes.
I say to myself that I shall try to make my life like an open fireplace, so that people may be warmed and cheered by it and so go out themselves to warm and cheer. – George Matthew Adams
When learn to be warm and cheerful people, we become more attractive to other people. They come to us for optimism and joy and they learn from us how to share cheerfulness with others. By being an example of openness and happiness, we can change the atmosphere around us.
Be positive. Stay happy and don’t let the negativity of the world get you down. – Germany Kent
People who are always cheerful know that being positive is a constant battle. They fight to overcome the darkness and the negativity, using smiles and laughter as weapons. From their joy and happiness, they carve a bright path ahead of them. Learning to be positive is an essential skill in life.
It is the hopeful, buoyant, cheerful attitude of mind that wins. Optimism is a success builder, pessimism an achievement killer. –Orison Swett Marden
A cheerful attitude is all it takes to transform every experience into a positive one, either by acknowledging it as a success or as a lesson to be learned. Seeing the world through the lens of optimism allows us to cheer ourselves up in any circumstance and to find within the strength to accept life as it is.
It takes no more time to see the good side of life than to see the bad. – Jimmy Buffett
The quality of our experiences is often dictated by our way of perceiving things. When we decide to see the good side of life, we discover that we gain a more peaceful attitude towards life. It takes the same amount of energy to see the bad as it takes to see the good. Perception is thus the thing that transforms an experience into a good story.
A cheerful frame of mind, reinforced by relaxation is the medicine that puts all ghosts of fear on the run. – George Matthew Adams
Cheerfulness, calmness, and relaxation are vital for a harmonious life, where body, mind, and soul can achieve balance and remove the heaviness of fear or negativity. A cheerful mind is the strongest ally against all the things that try to bring us down. It makes all moments count and all fears dissipate.
Seeing the mud around a lotus is pessimism, seeing a lotus in the mud is optimism. – Amit Kalantri
It is surprising how two people can look at the same thing and see two different things. This is the most powerful clue that the way we perceive the world is dependent on our attitude and our state of mind. A cheerful, optimistic mind will always notice the beautiful and good things in life.
The happy-go-lucky have the best luck. – Marty Rubin
The happy-go-lucky people seem more successful because their attitude allows them to notice opportunities and gives them the confidence to engage with the world in a positive way. They seem indeed luckier, but their luck is a direct consequence of their optimistic, cheerful way of thinking.
Find a place inside where there’s joy, and the joy will burn out the pain. – Joseph Campbell
Whenever we feel down, we must remember that there are places where we can find joy and by finding joy, we gain the power to eliminate pain from our hearts. The joy of others can cheer us up because joy is always contagious and strong. When joy takes over us, pain becomes a distant memory.
Never hurry. Take plenty of exercise. Always be cheerful. Take all the sleep you need. You may expect to be well. – James Freeman Clarke
Most of the times, life is a complicated mess on which we can hardly have any control. However, there are a few simple rules that can make our lives better and that can ensure our well-being. Things such as exercise, good sleep, healthy eating, laughter, and cheerfulness can help us reach our best state.
Joy does not simply happen to us. We have to choose joy and keep choosing it every day. – Henri Nouwen
Unfortunately, it seems that life cannot sustain prolonged happiness or joy. Whenever life tries to bring us down, remaining a cheerful and happy person becomes a battle. Everyday, when we wake up, we can decide with what frame of mind we want to welcome the new day.
A light heart can carry the most weight. – Marty Rubin
Being able to face the hardships of life is a matter of attitude. While some people can fight terrible losses, others are shaken by the most superficial challenges. The secret of real strength is having a light heart, where serenity and cheerfulness never make room for pain to grow.
Sorrow prepares you for joy. It violently sweeps everything out of your house, so that new joy can find space to enter. – Rumi
When we need to cheer ourselves up we should keep in mind that life is always a matter of contrasts and duality. Wherever there is pain, joy will follow and vice-versa. Suffering prepares us to welcome joy into our lives and teaches us to appreciate every moment of cheerfulness.
Laughing cheerfulness throws the light of day on all the paths of life. – Jean Paul
We usually understand cheerfulness as reaction to a certain situation, yet the most helpful way to look at cheerfulness is seeing it as a layer of vibrancy and color over our daily lives. When we are cheerful, everything we do gains a certain aura of enthusiasm and optimism that helps us find meaning in every moment of life.
Joyfulness keeps the heart and face young. A good laugh makes us better friends with ourselves and everybody around us. – Orison Swett Marden
A cheerful and happy person always makes a good impression on people. Cheerfulness adds brightness and vitality to the way we present ourselves to the world, making us look younger and more beautiful. When we smile and laugh, our entire being appears as inviting and warm.
You cannot hold back a good laugh any more than you can the tide. Both are forces of nature. – William Rotsler
Cheerful people love to smile and laugh, and they always try to share their good vibes. There is no reason why we would try to hide our smiles or our laughter, since these are the things that make the world look more pleasant and beautiful. A cheerful person is a force of nature that can bring positive change to the world.
It is cheerful to God when you rejoice or laugh from the bottom of your heart. – Martin Luther King Jr.
Happiness and cheerfulness are God’s way of rewarding us for all the challenges we have to face in life. When our happiness is sincere and authentic, we can find that it is also lasting. We all hold the gift of optimism and joy, yet we must learn how to put it to use in our daily lives.
When I get sad, I stop being sad and start being awesome instead. – Barney Stilson
It is difficult to cheer ourselves up in moments of distress, but very often, we can decide conscientiously to give up on sadness and focus on our happiness. Deciding to become awesome and cheerful instead of sad takes great courage, but once mastered, it turns into our greatest strength.
If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world. – J. R. R. Tolkien
The world can become a happier and more cheerful place, yet for this to happen, all of us should decide to make happiness a priority. While we do value happiness, we tend to overlook it in our daily lives, as we become preoccupied with our responsibilities and duties. However, hidden in small details and moments, we can always find something to be cheerful about.
Know that you cannot create great new beginnings until you sincerely celebrate the endings that precede them. – Unknown
The only thing that cheers us up when we feel lost is the thought that for every ending, a new path of possibilities opens for us. Endings only occur to precede greater beginnings. As we sit at the crossroads, we should not feel sorry for ourselves, but rather be cheerful for all the new chances that lie ahead.
No matter what looms ahead, if you can eat today, enjoy today, mix good cheer with friends today, enjoy it and bless God for it. – Henry Ward Beecher
People who always seem cheerful and optimistic don’t actually hold some secret of life that the rest of us failed to learn. The truth is that they are actually the ones who appreciate every experience, no matter how simple it might seem at a first look. They take their joy from simple, but meaningful moments and experiences.
Life is too short for us to dwell on sadness. Cheer up and live life to the fullest. – Dexter Monterde
Dwelling too much on sadness and misery is the surest way to sabotage ourselves. Life is too short for us to spend too much time in a state that does not bring anything valuable to our life experience. We must find ways to cheer ourselves up because we deserve to live life to the fullest.
Be of good cheer. The future is as bright as your faith. – Thomas Monson
Nothing can cheer us up quicker than the hope of a happier future. Faith and hope are the two elements able to make us happy and enthusiastic about life. The hope of a bright future cheers us up and even when the future fails to meet our expectations, our cheerfulness gives meaning to each passing moment.
If you’ve got nothing to dance about, find a reason to sing. – Melody Carstairs
When we cannot find reasons to be happy and cheerful, we can find within us the power to create our own reasons to be happy and excited. No matter how tough life would seem, there is always a way to create a moment of happiness and peace amidst all pain.
The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves. – Helen Keller
The best way to cheer ourselves up is striving to cheer up other people. When we focus on making people happy we realize that in their happiness lies our own peace of mind. As we spread good energy around us we discover our own power and we turn into cheerful and optimistic people.
Enjoy the little things and be joyful, for one day you may look back and realize they were actually the things that mattered! – Unknown
Happy and cheerful people know that lasting joy comes from being able to enjoy little things and to find happiness in simple pleasures. These little things make every moment count and add meaning to our daily existence. When we don’t know how to enjoy the small things, we lose many opportunities for happiness.
Don’t give up when dark times come. The more storms you face in life, the stronger you’ll be. Hold on. Your greater is coming. – Germany Kent
No matter our natural dispositions or our attitudes towards life, everyone goes through dark times at some point in life. The difference is how we relate to these periods of suffering and struggle. Some are weakened by storms, while others discover their strength during the same storms.
Five Ups of life: Buckle up, Start up, Keep it up, Don’t give up, Cheer up. – Vikrmn
Ups and downs are natural in life, yet when we try to build a successful and happy life we must focus all our strength on the ups. Being able to motivate ourselves, to cheer ourselves up, and to convince ourselves to go through difficult moments when we would prefer to give up is essential for reaching our goals.
There are many things evil people can take from you. However, they can never steal your ability to laugh and laugh loud. – Shannon L. Alder
Even though we try to maintain happiness and harmony in our lives, other people can act with malice against us, trying to ruin our peace. However, no matter how hard they would try, they can never take from us our ability to laugh and to remain cheerful against all adversities.
I’ve got a lot of dreams I want to achieve, and I hope someone can cheer me on as I’ll cheer them on in their dreams. – Hunter Hayes
There is nothing more motivating than seeing your loved ones trying to cheer you up and cheering for you and your dreams. By having faith in each other, we find the encouragement to follow our dreams, no matter how intimidating they might seem.
The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up. – Mark Twain
As human beings we tend to be rather selfish, even though the cure for most of our troubles lies in our ability to let go of our ego and give our hearts to those around us. Fighting to cheer someone up when we are feeling down takes great strength, but it is one of the few things that can make us feel better.
The energy you give off is the energy you receive. I really think that, so I’m always myself – jumping, dancing, singing around, trying to cheer everybody up. – Cara Delevingne
We all feel better when we are surrounded by happy, cheerful people. This happens because they give off a positive and endearing energy. When we try to give off the same kind of energy we find within us the ability to become in our turn cheerful and enthusiastic people that attract others.