4 Ways to Keep Your Attitude Up When Life Brings You Down

Your attitude determines your latitude

Life has its ups and downs, sometimes there are more ups than downs and sometimes the downs are far lower than the ups, it’s a constant movement of change and growth every day.

With so many changing parts of our environment and surroundings, maintaining an upbeat and positive attitude is by definition practically impossible. There will always be those days when you just aren’t in the mood or find the stresses and strains of life a little too much. I know I do.

This article from Marc and Angel talks about the 4 ways to contend with life and to keep your attitude in the right place, my favourite is way number 4:

4.  Let go and begin again.

Everything in life – every situation and every relationship – has to come to an end eventually.  It’s important to appreciate and accept the end of an era – to walk away sensibly when something has reached its inevitable conclusion.  Letting go, turning the page, moving forward, etc.  It doesn’t matter what you call it, what matters is that you leave the past where it belongs so you can make the best of the life that’s presently available to be lived.  This ending is not THE END, it’s just your life beginning again in a new way.  It’s a point in your story where one chapter fades into the next.

Full post here.