What To Do When You Feel Sad, Per Astrology

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What You Need To Be Happy, By Zodiac Sign

What you decide to focus on will also determine how happy you are in your day and even your life.

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Happiness isn’t a one answer solution to all life's most complicated problems, but it can be help make solving them much easier. Deep down inside, what you focus on is what makes you happy.

To paraphrase what Abe Lincoln once said...happiness is a choice.

If you have a bad day and you're only focusing on that, then obviously you will stay downtrodden It’s definitely a lot easier said than done to be happy but usually an exercise I like to do when I’m upset is to ask myself “What is something I can be happy about right now.”

There is always something to be happy about, and even then you can still be happy about being alive. Victor Francal, a Holocaust survivor has shown that's possible.

I may not know you personally, I may not know what you're struggling or what you've been through.

We can all agree deep down through that one point in our life we’ve been in a dark place, a place where we thought that no one loved us, maybe you're in such a place now. I want you to know that you aren’t alone no matter what and that it is ok to feel the emotions your feeling.

My heart goes out to you and maybe things aren't as bad as you perceive them. If I may I’m going to try and help you in the only way I know how. With possible reasons as to why based on zodiacs.

These are the reasons you may feel not pleased with your life, based on zodiac sign.

ARIES (March 21 - April 19)

Aries loves to feel like they are the greatest thing since sliced bread. Maybe you're not around people that make you feel that way and it brings you down when you're surrounded by negativity. Associate yourself with people that love you and care.

TAURUS (April 20 - May 20)

Taurus loves relaxing, so try and find time to relax every single day. It can be a nap or a small break in between work.

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GEMINI (May 21 - June 20)

Geminis have a small tolerance for boring situations, and their attention expands when mentally stimulated. Try and refrain from doing only long and emotionally heavy tasks every day and divide your time equally among the mundane and adventurous.

CANCER (June 21 - July 22)

Cancers are emotionally intuitive. Don’t build walls around your heart or hold your emotions inside. Cry like a baby, if you need to. Sometimes, that's exactly the relief you need to feel like you've purged the negativity from your life.

LEO (July 23 - August 22)

They value leaving a mark, so do work that makes you feel as if you are making an impact such as volunteering for a church during your free time.

VIRGO (August 23 - September 22)

Virgo's value reason so try and do things that workout your mind every day. It can be little things such as watching a documentary or reading a book.

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LIBRA (September 23 - October 22)

Libras loves to receive attention so go to people who give you that attention and love you.

SCORPIO (October 23 - November 21)

Scorpios love work. They are workaholics, so do things that you feel are meaningful. It could be volunteering or a side hustle.

SAGITTARIUS (November 22 - December 21)

They value adventure, so plan days in the year to travel to a new country or place.

CAPRICORN (December 22 - January 19)

They value having a strong and positive reputation in the world. So, find time in your day to be involved in matters within society that help you to live in the moment while serving the world at large.

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AQUARIUS (January 20 - February 18)

Aquarians want to always change things for the better. So try and make some small changes every few months, it can be a new color paint on a room or a new design of furniture.

PISCES (February 19 - March 20)

They value creativity and when you don't get to experience that outlet it can bring you down. Find a paint night in your area, or maybe an open mic night. Whatever boost your creativity levels for more joy.

Steven Hall is a writer who covers astrology, pop culture and relationship topics.