It Is Not What Happens To You It Is How You Respond To It

We have all heard the famous saying, "life is 10% of what happens and 90% of how you react to it."

In life, attitude is everything; it is what shapes our beliefs and our desires. “Bad things” will happen in all of our lives, but it is up to us how we interpret and react. We are always in control of our emotions despite any given situation.

Many people blame their circumstances, or others, for where they find themselves and as a result accept the reality of the situation. We believe an event is equivalent to its outcome; however, this is not true.

It is not what has happened in our lives, but the manner in which we react to the events that affects what we take away from it. The way a person decides to respond to certain occurrences is what will shape feelings, actions and results.

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