15 Things To Give Up If You Want To Be Happy

  1. Give up your need to always be right // Would I rather be right, or would I rather be kind? – Wayne Dyer
  2. Give up your need for control // By letting go, it all gets done. The world is won by those who let it go. When you try & try, the world is beyond winning. – Lao Tzu
  3. Give up blaming others // A man can fail many times, but he isn’t a failure until he begins to blame somebody else. – John Burroughs
  4. Give up your self-defeating self-talk // The mind is a superb instrument if used rightly. Used wrongly, however, it becomes very destructive. – Eckhart Tolle
  5. Give up your limiting beliefs // A belief is not an idea held by the mind; it is an idea that holds the mind. – Elly Roselle
  6. Give up complaining // You can complain becauses roses have thorns, or you can rejoice because thorns have roses. – Ziggy
  7. Give up the luxury of criticism // Spend so much time improving yourself that you have no time left to criticise others. -Christian D. Larsen
  8. Give up your need to impress others // Don’t try to impress others. Let them have the fun of impressing you. -James R. Fisher Jr
  9. Give up your resistance to change // Follow your bliss and the universe will open doors for you where there only walls. – Joseph Campbell
  10. Give up labels // The highest form of ignorance is when you reject something you don’t know anything about. – Wayne Dyer
  11. Give up on your fears // The only thing we have to fear is fear itself. – Franklin Delano Roosevelt
  12. Give up your excuses // 99% of failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses. – George Washington Carver
  13. Give up the past // Forget the mistakes of the past and press on the greater achievments of the future, – Christian D. Larsen
  14. Give up attachment // The wise individual doesn’t get too attached to any of life’s pleasures, knowing that wonderful silence is hard at work proving it’s bad for him. – Bill Vaughan
  15. Give up living your life to other people’s expectations // The world is a mirror and reflects back your expectations. What you get is what you see. You create your own reality. – Denis Waitley