10 Ways to Promote Positivity Through Apps The universe is a place where communication flourishes. Whether it be a vine communicating with a trellis, bats chirping in the night, or your next social media post, we all have the gift of gab. Social media, internet, and applications are some of the most prominent ways we share news and ideas. Take advantage of the growing world of social media and smartphone apps and create your own sphere of love and positivity. Here are 10 of the best positivity driven apps you can find: 1. Happify Free This app allows you to […]
This week’s positive word is QUEST By Victoria J.Brown The New Year has started and New Year Resolutions have been made around the world. Some are doing well … others, lasted a day or so Did you make New Year Resolutions? If you did, ask yourself how many of them are related to an underlying passion or incompleteness that isn’t being fulfilled? If you were to believe that you were sent here on a life mission or a quest that needed to be completed how would you feel about your life journey so far? Are you happy on your journey? […]
POSITIVE ADJECTIVES – Can the use of positive adjectives in the classroom make a difference in children’s well-being? Definitely YES. Discover from an English teacher how and why. Have you ever heard of a perfect classroom? I’ve not, but if you have, then that’s probably a myth. As a teacher, you may have noticed that every student is different. Some are good in academics, some are good in sports. Some have excellent social skills, while the others take the time to open up. Some are cheerful and zesty yet some remain silent. Some are excited about the class and some […]
“Aspiration: The progressive realization of a worthy ideal.” ~ quote from Aspirational Coasters ”For the man who has, will be given more… but the man who has nothing will have taken away from him what little he has.” – Matt. 13:12 Hang on, that’s not fair. I thought God was supposed to be fair and just. Not very loving if you ask me… Mmm, now that I’ve calmed down a little maybe there’s more to this than meets the eye. My Dad used to say “Nothing is as it seems.” Over the years I’ve read so much around the simple […]
This week’s positive word is JOURNEY “It’s not about the destination, it’s about the journey!’ This is one of the most popular quotes relating to enjoying your journey towards your goal. However, if you’re in a frustrated place at the moment you made find it hard to look at your journey as enjoyable. One of the best things to do if you’re feeling like you’re on a never-ending treadmill is to STOP! YES … STOP! STOP THINKING! STOP DOING! JUST STOP … AND BREATHE Take five minutes to sit in silence. Listen to your breathing and then think about all […]
“Whoever has will be given more, and he will have an abundance. Whoever does not have, even what he has will be taken away from him.” This is a famous quote from a famous book, the Bible, Matthew 13:12. Gratitude is a practice, a skill. It means to retake knowledge of certain things that you are enjoying or you have enjoyed. It is the ability to be aware by choice. Dear readers of Positive Words Research, I will show you the power and magic of gratitude from the light of two aspects: 1. How I’ve discovered the power and magic of gratitude […]
It is said that fear of public speaking is one of the biggest human fears all around the world. In my case, it was on top 3. At the workplace, I was able to frequently avoid the times when I had to speak in front of an audience. That’s an art! But, of course, there were situations when I couldn’t do this and I was forced to present a speech. These situations pushed me to face my fear of public speaking and to join the program TOASTMASTERS, one year ago. For those of you who don’t know, Toastmasters International is […]
Quote Crush for the positive word LIGHT “We are all broken. That’s how the light gets in.” – Ernest Hemingway I also have a crush for these quotes from Rumi: “The wound is the place where the light enters you.” “If light is in your heart, you will find your way home.” “Don’t you know yet? It is your light that lights the world.”
“I am worthy enough to follow my dreams and manifest my desires.” – quote by Sarah Prout I am worthy of love and belonging. You are worthy of love and belonging. The Earth is worthy of love and belonging.
“Don’t be pushed by your problems. Be led by your dreams.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson Have courage to dream. Dream big. Dream getting on the start because if you will not reach the stars you will for sure land on the moon from where you can see the immense beauty of the Earth.
The today quote from the Momentum Personal Dashboard installed on my Google Chrome is: “If you never did, you should. These things are fun and fun is good.” Dr. Seuss This quote speaks to me about being self-confident. You need to be confident to do and enjoy fun things. According to the dictionary “Confidence is generally described as a state of being certain either that a hypothesis or prediction is correct or that a chosen course of action is the best or most effective. Self-confidence is having confidence in one’s self.” I found this article about how to be confident: 5 Powerful […]
A film was made by David Linberg based on his favourite quotes from Alan Watts about how the way of looking at your life as a journey can be the most destructive way. Please read his wise words. The inspiring words from his video The existence, the physical universe is basically playful. There is no necessity for it whatsoever. It isn’t going anywhere. It doesn’t have a destination that it ought to arrive at. But it is best understood be an analogy with music. Because music, as an art form is essentially playful. We say you play the piano, you don’t work the piano. Why? […]
I didn’t change. I just woke up. Source: Lessons Learned in Life This is a powerful saying. Reflect on it by writing a couple of thoughts on a piece of paper. But try to think out of the box. Try to think with your own thoughts. Free your mind. And always remember to be gentle in your thoughts. At the end of the day being gentle in your thoughts means being gentle with yourself.
“It may be important to great thinkers to examine the world, to explain and despise it. But I think it is only important to love the world, not to despise it, not for us to hate each other, but to be able to regard the world and ourselves and all beings with love, admiration, and respect.” ~ Hermann Hesse, Siddhartha It is a fact that positive thinkers, or optimists, are one step ahead of pessimists. This is the result of how differently our minds react to external factors when we choose to approach different circumstances with either a positive or […]
I found today this inspiring tweet: At this age I’m only interested in pic.twitter.com/1JLX7eNKGQ — Words (@selfamused) June 16, 2016 The 4 pictures were accompanied by the words At this age I’m only interested in. I thought that these 4 words are actually words that we are interested at any age. Do you agree that we need consistency, stability, respect and loyalty most of the time? Elena D. Calin Positive Words Research Download my books for free: Magic Sparkles of Happiness | Leader versus Manager | Hortensio and The Magic Stories
I found this post on twitter today: 4 Most beautiful words in English language pic.twitter.com/b51FUiiPhd — Words (@selfamused) April 12, 2016 The 4 most beautiful words in English language from this tweet are: AURORA (n.) down. INEFFABLE (adj.) too great to be expressed in words. ETHEREAL (adj.) extremely delicate, light, not of this world. JOUSKA (n) a hypothetical conversation that you compulsively play out in your head. The words aurora, ethereal and jouska were not added to the list of positive words and I need to add them. The word jouska can be a positive word if it is a happy, joyful and positive hypothetical conversation. Have a […]
The positive words you choose to use can literally change your brain. While researching about positive words this article came up: “Speak with kindness: How your words literally restructure your brain“. From this article you can understand the followings: Dr. Andrew Newberg, a neuroscientist at Thomas Jefferson University, and Mark Robert Waldman, a communications expert, have written together the book, “Words Can Change Your Brain.” In this book, they write, “a single word has the power to influence the expression of genes that regulate physical and emotional stress.” When we use positive words like “love”, “peace” and “loving-kindness”, we can modify […]
Please find below a list of books with positive words that we found researching the internet. Feel free to add any missing book that you know and is related to positive words. Insert a comment to this post and add the book that you know. We will also insert comments to this list, adding more books with positive words once we discover them. Positive Words, Powerful Results: Simple Ways to Honor, Affirm, and Celebrate Life Paperback – June 2, 2004 by Hal Urban Stopping Words That Hurt: Positive Words in a World Gone Negative – Jul 1, 2013 by Dr. Michael D. Sedler […]
“Why Positive Words Matter” is a resource of information from different articles/videos gathered at Positive Words Research in one article to support the statement that positive words actually matter and they matter a lot in sustaining our well-being and happiness. How we do this: We gather as much information we can about the topic “Why Positive Words Matter?” and add in this article links (together with an excerpt) from other articles/videos that explain why words or positive words matter. 1. “Words Matter!” article published on 03/22/2016 on the website Huffington Post Excerpt from this article: “Let us change our mindset, our […]
The power of the I AM statements is amazing. Whatever follows I AM will come looking for you. How Words Can Determine Your Destiny? If you want to know what you’re going to be like in five years, Pastor Joel Osteen says, you should listen to what you’re saying about yourself right now. Watch as he describes the power of words – both positive and negative. Plus, Oprah shares how replacing negative “I am” statements with positive declarations improved her attitude while filming the movie The Butler. “Whatever follows I AM will come looking for you.” sais Pastor Joel Osteen which […]
Serenity is a state of contentment. Contentment was named by Dalai Lama as the key ingredient for inner happiness. But how do we attain a constant feeling of serenity? REBT therapy invented by Albert Ellis says that, in the same time, people rationalize, experiment some emotions and have a certain behavior. Therefore, in order for you to attain a state of serenity means that you need to work on your rationalization, emotions and behavior. Rationalization. Rationalization means thoughts: what thoughts you have and the way you think. To improve your thoughts Positive Words Research puts at your disposal the best […]
This list contains more than 200 super awesome best positive quotes to inspire you. Enjoy! Do not wish for an easy life. Wish for the strength to endure a difficult one. – Bruce Lee Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone. – Alan Watts Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power. – Abraham Lincoln Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned. – Buddha You will not be punished […]
Positive Words Research is building the Positive Words, Positive Feelings and Positive Emotions Learning List. In this list you will find relevant links for each word for you to click, assure your learning and improve your positive thinking, emotional life and therefore your well-being. Every link is checked for relevance. Contact us and send us other relevant links. We will add it to this list. Thank you. Many blessings. Positive Words, Positive Feelings and Positive Emotions Learning List for Letter A APOTHEOSIS Apotheosis: Definition and Examples for Writers Apotheosis on The Free Dictionary Apotheosis on Wikipedia ACCENTUACTIVITY Accentuactivity on PositiveImperative […]
Once upon a time, I heard infamous word master, Maya Angelou, speak on how words were things. Hearing this fact from Maya resonated with my entire body and being. I knew at that moment words were my truth. If you have ever attended one of my workshops you know we explore the thingyness of words. I began to use positive words in my classroom of one hundred percent at risk students. Playing with words didn’t radically or immediately change their current life circumstances. Or did it? I knew that wordplay was changing mine. Everyone needed to know and be exposed to […]