Why giving and helping is good for you
Helping others can have a significant impact on lives, both on those who receive the help and of those who provide it and we are not just talking about the materialistic aspect of helping and giving. When you help others, you are also humanity overall by spread love and compassion, which is necessary for our survival as species.
Please keep reading to know why giving and helping is good for you.
Helping others is helping yourself
Sometimes all we need is a smile and a few words of encouragement to gain the strength needed to overcome whatever is affecting us. In most cases, those words of encouragement never arrive, even when people know that we are struggling. But in our case, we will make a difference.
Helping others morally should not be less important than material or financial assistance. By helping others, you can learn to overcome your own challenges. In addition, these acts of kindness will help you develop into a more sensitive and productive individual.
Spread your blessings and invest time in helping the community and you will see how others while emulating your actions, will even help you fight your tribulations.
Giving brings you more blessings
Giving and receiving are like wings of the same bird, they work together. Do not expect to receive more of life if you are not giving something in return. For those who give and help unconditionally, are blessed even more. Please be more generous when you feel that life is being kind to you and do it from the heart.
Even when you feel that you have little to give. You can still bless other lives by being by their side during tough times.
Giving will make you happy
Sometimes we misspend time, energy and money on things that we thought would make us happy. Yet, something simple like making someone happy is more effective in giving us more joy than anything that we could buy.
Like Zig Ziglar said, “You can have everything in life you want if you will just help other people get what they want”. Maybe you don’t have the monetary means to help in that sense, but you can still give much by sharing your affection, appreciation, and love to others. You will be happy with the results.
Also, read: 4 things that feed unhappiness.
Thanks for reading!