Whenever people are trapped in the darkest of storms with feelings of worthlessness, hopelessness, and grief surrounding them, drenching them, overwhelming them. That’s the time that some people just want to give up but the others walk the  long road to overcome that storm and reach the sunlight that makes their days brighter.

The secrets that make them walk a little more further, fight a little bit longer is hope and optimism. Hope that this won’t last forever and optimism that there is yet good that will come.

Hope is an optimistic state of mind that is based on an expectation of positive outcomes, and optimism, which is the general tendency to expect positive outcomes.

Like Helen Keller said “Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence” , and how true is that statement. The greatest accomplishments do come with the hardest struggles and the fight is only won when you don’t give up.

They may seem like two words that aren’t realistic and only sound good on paper but can’t be imbibed into your daily life, Well, that’s not the case embracing a life filled with hope and optimism is actually possible. Here are a few ways that one can be a little more hopeful and optimistic

If the situations that surround us or the way people around us behave is not in our control then why worry about them. Let’s focus on what we can change and what we can influence, and that is how we as individuals react and act. The best way to do that is to be hopeful and have a little faith, to believe that we all are capable of happiness and sunshine. Let’s work to make our own days brighter and happier.

This article is written by our Intern Sabahat Fatima