What does it take to be positive and upbeat?
First of all you’ve got to live with hope.
- Build hope where it can be felt by the destitute.
- Bring hope into desperate situations.
- Share hope with all who are hopeless.
- Be hopeful whenever the unknown appears burdensome.
- Give hope to strangers.
- Teach the despairing to always hope for the best.
Secondly, be grateful.
- Make encouraging observations.
- Trust in goodness.
- Have faith in God.
- Don’t worry (be happy).
- Avoid over-analysis.
- Display strength through compassion.