Defining success is difficult as it is a state of mind. It varies from person to person as to what brings one gratitude and happiness. However, each one of us strives to be happy and successful in life, yet many of us fail to be one due to various reasons. No matter how difficult it is to be happy, there are various things to do now for which you will be thankful in the future self.

1. Save Money

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Saving some share of your income regularly will help you in the future to either invest in something worthy or provide money to anyone in need. It will bring about financial stability in case if anything goes against planned. So saving money in any mutual fund or some monetary schemes will help you to be thankful in the future.

2. Exercise regularly

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Exercising regularly will help you to relax, improve your thinking capability and boost your body language apart from losing weight. It is one of the best and proven strategies to get rid of tension and depression as it has a profound effect on your happiness and overall well-being. It also helps you to fight against any illness and to be fit and energetic.

3. Nurture relationships

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Spending quality time with loved ones will naturally make you happier. Family and friends usually mean everything in life. So spending time with them is definitely valuable for which you can be thankful after ten years as you will have lots of memories to nurture. Relationships are more valuable than your income when it comes to happiness and satisfaction in life.

4. Help others

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Take out some time to indulge in helping others, be it financially or emotionally, so as to improve your own lives as helping others will boost your psychological well-being, keep you active and lower the risk of depression and apprehension. Helping others and giving them some of your precious time can give you a greater sense of purpose.

5. Pray Everyday

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Prayer is a very important strategy to provide you with improved focus, enhanced inner peace and increased happiness for your whole life. It will help you to get rid of negativity and tension and remain energetic, positive and happy.

Thankfulness and happiness both come from inside as they are about what you think and what you want in future. Monetary satisfaction is usually short-lived but inner peace and satisfaction will help you build a happy and successful future. So, indulge in thinking about the good things in life, help others, develop a positive attitude, and nurture your relationships to be thankful and content in the future.