How to Improve Yourself Every Day

How to Improve Yourself Every Day


How much would all be easier if life was confined to a routine that is repeated every day in peace and quiet? Life, however, is not intended to be a series of tasks that are performed day after day. Sooner or later, something will happen and you will want to feel the change in your life.

 

Introduce some change

be ready for change

Dust off your set of Shakespeare’s books which you keep on the shelf and underline the sentence which reads – “Change is the only constant”. Well, now, make a motto of that and realize that you need a change. To give a chance to new ideas that come to mind, it is primarily important to be open to change. New ideas cannot come as you lead the old life. Consider some of the best scenarios that could happen to you, and come up with a strategy to be able to get these things. Then, do your best and work on them.

 

Change the routine

Are you getting fat while you sit at the table and work? Watching movies / games so late? Yes, all the time we get to this stage, and because of that, it is important to be aware of all – to on time failed to make the body (and mind) of this condition. Take advantage of the annual membership card for the gym, put on your sneakers and go for a run in the morning. Use meditation techniques to strengthen your mind.

Further Reading: 8 Hacks To Constantly Improve Yourself

 

Be happy every day

be happy

Promise yourself that you will be happier today than you were yesterday. It’s amazing how our lives can change if one thought is repeated every day. Start by primarily making a list of the things that already makes you happy! When? It’s there! Long drive? Here! Socks in color? Ok, maybe on weekends. But you understand what we want to say. If you are lucky, then your environment will respond you with positivity and happiness.

 

Improve your weaknesses

This is contrary to the formula given in the previous paragraph, but it is equally important if you want to improve your life and achieve something significant. You need to get rid of your weaknesses, and as much as possible. This may sound hard, but with a lot of patience and persistence, you will achieve what you have decided. Start from small things, then, move on to the challenges. For example, stop biting your nails before you attempt to quit smoking. Easy and secure access will lead to a complete reversal of your life!

Further Reading: 7 ‘Weaknesses’ That Actually Benefit You

 

Discover your sense and enjoy it while you achieving

enjoy while achieving it

Remind yourself that your purpose is not to work ten hours a day and five days a week for the next 30 years, and then retire. Your real goal should be to discover your life’s calling, to enjoy trying to accomplish it, step by step. In the end, your legacy boils down to two questions:

  • How do I affect the lives of others?
  • Did I help someone to be a better person?

 

Practice your patience

Patience is a virtue that should be respected more. It helps you to relax and think about things that are happening to you. Did someone upset you in traffic? Relax, take a deep breath and consider the possibility that the man rushed to the hospital where his wife is giving birth. Patience helps you to look at the problem from the viewpoint of other people during very frustrating moments.

Further Reading: 7 Best Practices to Stop Worrying about Being Perfect

 

React on good news with sincere enthusiasm

react positively

Scientists call this “Active and constructive response.”  If a friend or colleague share the good news with you, there are many ways that you can react to it. One of “IF” responses can be “This is great! I never doubted that you will succeed if you’re really committed.” ”IF” answer helps to share the happiness of others and show interest. In this way, you will establish stronger links and you will be more positive.

 

Be diligent

Every person should have the ambition and self-discipline. If you are wondering why you so much slacking off, maybe it’s time to stand in front of the mirror and ask yourself what is stopping you being diligent and hardworking. Usually, the first step towards motivating is just this- to consider the first step. Then, go step by step – get out of bed, stop with a frequent use of social networks and choose to be diligent.

Further Reading: 7 Main Reasons Why You Should Practice Yoga

 

Find something or someone who will make you laugh

girl enjoying laughing

Humor helps to think wider and more creative. There is the other good side of that: laughter in the body emits endorphin – chemical substance 10 times stronger than morphine, with the same euphoric effect of an intense exercise in the gym.

 

Build faith

This is not referring to religion, which many misused. Thoughts on faith – whatever your religious system was – that comes from a deep spiritual belief in a higher power. A force that expands your generosity, joy, and love. This faith strengthens you and helps you to resist the temptation.

Further Reading: You Need Positivity. Read This!

 

Relax and be spontaneous

relaxing

This is very important for a healthy life. If you’re at work, take breaks: practice deep breathing, take a walk outside, get some sleep fifteen minutes. Insert the spontaneity in your life by taking your partner to lunch at a new restaurant, or you can watch the sunset.

How would your life look like if you have practiced some of these things every day? Maybe this will help you to live your life the way you want, and not to satisfy with anything he brings. What will you do to help yourself to live the life you want?


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Bachelor of Philology. Always looks at things from a brighter side and thinks everything comes from the head. She believes that the most important thing is to fulfill time with the people and activities we love. She cannot imagine a day without laughter, cup of tea/coffee and good music.

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