Life is like a wave; sometimes we feel up and happy and some other times we feel down and sad. The important thing to remember is that we should not let the sad times overwhelm us and rob us of our positive energy.
The down times are for self reflection. These are the times when you need to sit back and reflect on things and thereby help change the course of your life for the better.
Here are a few feel good quotes to help you during these down times. Just reading these quotes will rejuvenate your mind and body and help you focus on the positive instead of dwelling on the negative. The more you focus on the positive, the faster you will be able to remedy the situation and move forward.
1.) Yesterday is History, Tomorrow is a Mystery, but Today is a Gift; That’s Why We Call it the Present
This is a beautiful quote taken from the movie, KungFu Panda (Originally said by Bil Keane) told by Master Oogway, to Po who was then feeling very depressed.
This quote highlights the importance of living in and appreciating the present moment and the power that lies right here, right now.
Instead of dwelling in the past or worrying about the future, bring your mind to the present moment and try feeling and experiencing it fully.
2.) Be Thankful for What You Have and You Will End Up Having More
Many times we forget what we have and feel saddened by things that we don’t possess.
This generates a feeling of lack within us which further clouds our ability to work towards achieving our true desires. Instead, if we feel gratitude for the things we already have, we get in tune with positive energy which will in-turn help attract positive things into our life. This is also how the law of attraction works.
3.) Life is the Dancer and You are the Dance
This is a rather light-hearted quote from Eckhart Tolle wherein he highlights how intricately we all are connected with life. In-fact there is no separation between life and you. This is a very powerful quote if you understand the true meaning behind it.
4.) Only in the Darkness Can You See the Stars
This quote highlights the importance of seeing the good even in situations that the mind perceives as bad.
Every situation in life has value and there is always something that we can learn from it. So instead of cursing a negative situation, try to focus on what it has to offer in terms of your personal growth.
5.) You Can’t Stop the Waves, But You Can Learn to Swim
Many a times in life we end up complaining about a negative situation. We feel like a victim.
This quote explains to us that sometimes when the external circumstances are hard we need to become stronger from within.
Aspire towards using the situation to grow from within and move towards becoming a stronger version of yourself so your can tackle the situation and come out a winner.
6.) Think Positive, Feel Positive and Positive Things Will Happen
This quote is in line with the law of attraction which states that we attract things into our life, based on how we are feeling deep inside. Or in other words, we attract our vibration.
If we make it a habit to think positive and thereby feel positive, we will automatically start attracting positive things into our life.
7.) Just When the Caterpillar Thought Its World was Over, It Became a Butterfly
In life there can be moments when we feel that everything is lost and there is no way out. This is exactly the feeling a caterpillar presumably must be having when it is undergoing such massive transformation.
It feels that the days of happily crawling around and munching all day are over. Only to realize soon after that it now has wings to fly around.
The hardships in our life help us grow and help us get in touch with amazing abilities that we never knew we had.
8.) When You Are At Peace You Attract Positive Energy
When the mind is agitated, it just cannot think clearly. The solutions just do not come and more often than not we end up making many more errors before finally resolving a situation.
The best thing to do in such a situation is to relax your mind and body and bring within a feeling of inner peace. When there is peace within, you will automatically attract positive things into your life.
If there is a quote that makes you feel good and has given you energy to move ahead in life, please do leave it in the comments below.