In the end, being positive can mean different things to different people. We are all products of what we are exposed to. However, we still have the ability to change things that we don't agree with and choose our own paths. The more we take responsibility for our own actions, the happier we will be. Thinking positively is a habit that has to be developed. Like anything else, the more you practice, the better you will become. Even if you used to constantly think negatively, force yourself to bring about a change in your attitude and you will notice a change in yourself.
There's no getting around the fact that life can be hard. Sometimes it can seem like the harder we try to fight, the deeper we sink in. The next time you face a situation like this, remember these few simple tips. They will release your negativity and allow you to embrace life wholeheartedly.