Secret to Happiness

Physician's Money Digest, August15 2003, Volume 10, Issue 15

Educated people, including physicians,should know that the secretto happiness is no mystery. Accordingto "Good Stuff" (Progressive BusinessPublications; 800-220-5000), all ittakes is the ability to do what is onthe list below. If taking all this adviceseems like a tall order, try slipping asmany of these "secrets to happiness"as possible into your day. You soonmay be rewarded with a more positiveoutlook on life.

  • Forgive.
  • Forget.
  • Apologize.
  • Admit errors.
  • Avoid mistakes.
  • Listen to advice.
  • Keep your temper.
  • Shoulder the blame.
  • Make the best of things.
  • Maintain high standards.
  • Think first and act accordingly.
  • Put the needs of others before your own needs.