3 tricks to develop humor
Humor can do great to all of us and this has been shown in lots of recent researches. You will be amazed to know that lots of people become humorous when they get scared of something or become confused. Have you ever noticed people laughing out loud in the cinema while watching any scary scene a horror movie? At least I did. You can say that here humor acts like a defense mechanism for these individuals. They take the help of humor just to suppress their real emotion whether it is fear or confusion. Sometimes people also laugh at others to hide their own insecurities.
To study the linkage between humor and human behavior, lots of researches have been conducted and some of them are still in process. One of the most amazing researches says that women prefer to date the men, who can make them laugh. According to this study conducted by Stanford University School of Medicine and published in journal Social Neuroscience, the brain of a woman shows superior activity when a man, who is dating her, tells her jokes. The researchers took the sample of 22 girls and boys of age in between 6 to 13 to proof this conclusion. There was another interesting conclusion of this study. Do you know what? It says that the selection of life partner based on the humor attribute is more prominent in women.
Now you must be thinking that when humor is such important in one’s life then how one can make it part of one’s life. Many people think that developing sense of humor is a rocket science. However, keep in mind that developing your sense of humor will not be that difficult if you keep the following tricks in your mind:
Trick# 1: Laugh at yourself
The best trick to develop humor in you is to start laughing at yourself first especially by sharing your embarrassing moments.
Trick# 2: Surround yourself with funny things
It is one of the best techniques to develop humor in you. Keep a funny character at your work desk, a poster in your car, or something like that. Keep in mind that surrounding yourself with funny thing will surely develop humor in you.
Trick# 3: Change your thinking
Some people think that the weight of entire world is on their shoulder. Are you also one of them? If yes, then you need to change this way of thinking. Try to focus on the blessings you have instead of focusing on the things that can lead to stress to enjoy happiness in your life.