Why I Enjoy the Little Things in Life

by helping others

Sometimes it’s the little things in life that make me get out of bed every day, make me enjoy life and make me happy that I am alive.

It starts with me giving an elderly lady at the bus stop a seat on the bench and she thanks me and I can see the smile in her eyes. If I am helping someone who has just had their luggage fall off the bike. Or I inform the customer in front of me at the checkout that the wallet has fallen out of his pocket.

It is generally the joy that I see in others when I can help them, or at least show that I want to help them.

It is a part of the purpose of life.

Jan-Lukas Else
20 years old student who writes about everything he cares about.