A series of ways of saying things that can make our day.
Spanish has a rich vocabulary, some of the words that we say have a positive or negative effect on ourselves and on others. If in our article “14 toxic words that you should eliminate from your vocabulary” we talk about the words that generate bad vibes, there are also words that generate good feelings or that refer to concepts that stimulate positive emotions.
- Recommended article: “Dictionary of Psychology: 200 fundamental concepts”
Words that generate good feelings
But what words generate positive emotions? In the following lines you can find a list of words that generate good feelings.
Acceptance is one of the best decisions we can make, because it means loving ourselves and treating ourselves with affection. Such is the importance of acceptance that the most current psychological therapies, those of the third generation, use acceptance as a therapeutic resource. An example of this is acceptance and commitment therapy, which we talked about in our article “Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT): principles and characteristics”.
2 Thank you
‘Thank you’ is a word that represents gratitude, so it is positive in the sense that it generates pleasant feelings in the other person. He feels useful and at the same time knows that his action has been valued.
Like acceptance, compassion generates positive feelings and is another of the concepts used in current psychotherapy. The benefits of compassion are many, and you can see them in our article “Compassion: a basic tool in our relationships. “
Being a tolerant person generates good vibes with the people around us. ** The opposite is to be an intolerant individual, who meet a series of defects **. You can see it in our article: “Intolerant people share these 12 defects. “
5. I can do it
There are some limiting beliefs that make people back down from obstacles. However, other beliefs that are positive allow us to grow, develop and achieve our goals. I can do it, despite being two words, it generates positive thoughts, because it allows to overcome the adversities that arise.
6. Come on
Come on, it means going in one direction, and therefore, being in motion. Being on the go is a characteristic of proactive people. These people build projects with their effort. If you want to know how they really are, you can read our article “Proactive people: 12 common traits and habits.
Limiting beliefs also lead us to believe that our goals are impossible. When we think something is possible, we fight for it with all our might.
Love is a wonderful feeling, an incredible experience for the human being. Without a doubt, few words generate as many positive emotions as love.
Happiness is another of those magic words, because everyone wants to be happy. If you want to know how to be happier, you can read our article “The 10 keys to being happy, according to science. “
Feeling useful is key to our self-esteem and, therefore, generates positive emotions and feelings for us.
Opportunities allow us to grow. That is why it is important to detect and take advantage of them.
Development is also synonymous with growth. It is to be in motion. You can learn more in our article “Personal Development: 5 reasons for self-reflection”
They say that hope is the last thing to be lost, because if we lose it, sadness takes over. As long as there is hope, there will be positive feelings.
14. I appreciate it
Appreciating something is like saying thank you. It is an act of gratitude towards other people. It is letting him know that the act he has carried out really makes sense.
‘Yes’ is a word that represents affirmation and the positive. Now, when the yes is accompanied by a “but”, then it does not have the same force or the same meaning. On the other hand, the ‘no’ does not have to be negative. An assertive person is able to say no and show their opinions and thoughts.
16. I love you
Saying I love you is intimately related to the feeling of love, which is what moves people, what makes us happy.
Life is always better when you live in company. Family or friends help us live a happier life. Do you know all the benefits of having friends? You can learn more in our article “The 10 benefits of having friends, according to science. “
Respect is one of the most positive and noble acts that we can carry out when interacting with other people. We all want to be respected.
The word Mindfulness is translated into Spanish as Mindfulness. Behind this term there are thousands of damages of Buddhist tradition. Today, this philosophy has been shown to generate positive feelings. If you want more information, you can read our article “Mindfulness: 8 benefits of mindfulness. “
Life has difficult moments and situations that are not pleasant, but we can learn from bad experiences. Faced with any problem, we must find a solution. This will help us to recover the smile and generate positive feelings.