19 Signs You’re Doing Better than You Think
Even in uncertain times, it’s always important to keep things in perspective.
-You are alive.
-You are able to see the sunrise and the sunset.
-You are able to hear birds sing and waves crash.
-You can walk outside and feel the breeze through your hair and the sun’s warmth on your skin.
-You have tasted the sweetness of chocolate cake.
-You didn’t go to sleep hungry last night.
-You awoke this morning with a roof over your head.
-You had a choice of what clothes to wear.
-You haven’t feared for your life today.
-You have overcome some considerable obstacles, and you have learned and survived.
-You often worry about what you’re going to do with your life – your career, your family, the next step, etc. – which means you have ambition, passion, drive, and the freedom to make your own decisions.
-You live in a country that protects your basic human rights and civil liberties.
-You are reasonably strong and healthy – if you got sick today, you could recover.
-You have a friend or relative who misses you and looks forward to your next visit.
-You have someone with whom to reminisce about ‘the good old days.’
-You have access to clean drinking water.
-You have access to medical care.
-You have access to the Internet.
-You can read.
The truth is, you’re doing better than a lot of people in this world. So remember to be grateful for all the things you do have.