Thought Provoking Illustrations That Will Have You Reminiscing About The Good Old Days
Marc Gordon - June 29, 2019

15 Reasons To Be Happy Right Now



1. Today is a fresh start for a new opportunity.

2. There is no one else alive quite like you.

3. You are loved.

4. The sun is shining in some part of the world (maybe by you right now)!

5. There's something you can do better than anyone.
>6. You might not know it, but you are somebody's role model.

7. You can make someone smile today.

8. You have goals and dreams you will one day achieve.

9. Some of them might have come true already.

10. And you can set new goals and dream new dreams each day.

11. There are puppies all over the world who would be so happy to meet you.

12. You can change the world.

13. Nutella exists (and tastes good on pretty much anything).

14. There are millions of flowers waiting to be picked by you.

15. You are someone's first choice.

Talented illustrators from around the world have created some of the most thought-provoking art that reflects the reality that has consumed modern society. These images show us the brutal reality of our disconnected, screen-consumed culture.

 

The Backup Plan

 

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If all else fails, you can buy your happiness! It might get pretty costly, and actual happiness is not guaranteed. (Now at an exclusive price for a limited time, results may vary.)

 

 

The Daily Achievement

 

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Some days it really feels like there’s no greater achievement than getting up and starting your day, right? It didn’t always use to be like this, and we’re not really sure *when* it became like this.

 

The Emotional Expression

 

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If there’s one thing that never gets old, it’s the smiling poop emoji. It also may or may not be the only thing that is actually able to insight visible emotion on our faces anymore.

 

 

The Inner Child

 

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Older generations had the luxury of playing a game of soccer with the neighborhood, catching fireflies under the moonlight, and climbing trees until the sun went down.

 

The Outside World

 

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Social media has become our eyes and ears into the outside world. It’s a contradiction of being more connected in the digital world than ever before in history, and being more disconnected in the real world than ever before in history.

 

 

The Missed Opportunity

 

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What kinds of thinks would you have done if you weren’t afraid to fail? When we limit ourselves, and when we limit others, our society loses an immeasurable amount of potential.

 

The Business Executive

 

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Working a nine-to-five job in an office at a desk all day may not be the most thrilling career choice, but it does pay the bills. Today, we’re left with a choice between doing what we love and doing what needs to get done in order to have a life.

 

 

The Average Consumer

 

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In case you haven’t noticed, we are a culture of consumption. This is both caused by, and a result of, an increasingly dependent society that values tangible things over intangible.

 

The Comments Section

 

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You can express your opinion, but only if the other 2 billion Facebook users agree with you. Otherwise, you better keep your opinions to yourself, unless of course, you have a thing for trolls.

 

 

The Walking Dead

 

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Is the zombie apocalypse already here?