It may be hard to believe at first because it can cause apprehensions and raise questions. Both reactions are understandable, considering success is not easy to achieve.
It is true that success requires a lot of hard work and dedication. It may even take a long time to achieve it and make it happen. At the same time, it is also true that with the right mindset, dedication, and attitude, nothing is ever impossible.
Happiness does not make success an easy feat. What it does is help you achieve it and increase your chance of making it happen. What do you need to do first? Decide to be happy.
By itself, being happy is a natural feeling. It is pure joy and light. Everything around you is positive, even when not everything goes according to plan. It means being grateful for what you have while working harder for the things you want to achieve and accomplish.
It is a decision you have to make for yourself and not because it is what other people can give to you nor it is something you do for them. It is your choice, no one else’s. Do not allow anyone to make it for you because then it would become something that is not real and shortlived. Later on, you will feel miserable. Don’t let it happen to you.
Take control of your happiness and don’t let anything or anyone get on the way of it. When you are happy, you are more motivated to go the extra mile, to make a sacrifice as you work on your dreams. Do this and success will be more possible.
Happy people tend to be more resilient in times of challenges and have a more open mind when it comes to changes. They work harder for everything and do not give easily. This is why happiness is the key to success. In short, the happier you are, the more successful you will become in your chosen endeavor.