10 Psychological Facts That Will Change The Way You See The World

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Feeling stressed? Do you wish you knew some secrets for feeling freer, lighter and happier? While the complexities of the human condition are somewhat too deep to be reduced to a list, there are in fact some tips people can use each day to help get rid of some of the drudgery that may be dragging them down. Also, there are some strange little facts that may not help people personally, but may help them be a little more understanding towards other individuals. This list contains 10 psychological facts that will change the way you see the world.


According to studies, if people announce their goals to others, they are less likely to make them happen because they lose motivation.


Most individuals have a favorite song because they link it with an emotional event in their lives.


People will be happier spending their cash on experiences rather than possessions, according to studies.

Religious Practices

It has been shown that particular religious practices, such as prayer, is linked with lower levels of psychological distress.

Happy People

Surrounding yourself with happy individuals makes you happy.

Intelligent People

Intelligent individuals are more likely to underestimate themselves, whereas ignorant individuals are more likely to think they are brilliant.

Past Event

If people remember a past event, they are in fact remembering the last time they remembered it rather than the event itself.

Most Stressed Out Individuals

The most stressed out individuals are 18-to-33-year-olds.

Foreign Language

A person’s decision making and thinking will be more rational if they speak or think it in a foreign language.

Spending Money On Others

Research has shown that spending money on other people provides more happiness than spending money on oneself.