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3 Easy Ways to Stay Likable Among Your Friends

Updated on January 17, 2012

Are you a likable person?

We all like to be likable not only among friends but also around everyone that we come across. What is likable? How to stay likable? Why should you be likable? Well, all of us wants to be likable and it does not take much to be a likable person. In the world we live in now there is just too much hostility and individualism. If you really look around you would realize this unless it is not important to you to see what is going on with people around you.

So, what is likable? How do you define being a likable person? Firstly, you need to know the meaning of like. Like means you fancy, adore, enjoy or prefer something rather than the other. So, likable means you are that something or someone that is being fancied, adored or preferred by someone else. This is so because maybe you make them happy, you're funny that's why people like you or friends loves your company around. It could be so many reasons but they are all for sure positive reasons.

How to be and stay likable?

If you want to be likable among your friends but you do not know how, what to do next? If you want to be likable most of the time it would not be easy, what more about staying likable. How to be likable? There are many ways actually. You must be friendly, cheerful, put on a happy face and think positively about others. Do unto others as you would like others do unto you, an old saying from scriptures. How to stay likable at most times? Well, the mind is a vital organ of our body. If you set your mind to positive thoughts, positive things would happen to you. The same if it's the opposite. So if you want to be a likable person, have good or positive thoughts to be joyful and stay happy always.

After learning all the what and how to be a likable person, now you might want to know why you should or need to be likable? Being a nice person is a good thing so why not be a likable person. These days our society is such that everyone seems to bother only about themselves and not about others around them be it if it was towards family, friends or relatives and even from people we do not know. We need to be a caring, tolerable person since we are from a multicultural country. It is also good to have a positive mind with great humanity values at heart. With so much adversities at hand, a helping hand and a kind heart is always a miracle although it is simple gesture for someone else.

No place is like home, lets make our world a better place to live in with the least we can do, a step at a time. This should be our purpose and reason for being a likable person among all the people we meet and new friends that we are going to make. With the internet available and technology at our easy access would make it even easier for you to be a likable person around the world.


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    • hbng profile image

      hbng 5 years ago from Malaysia

      thank u guys fr the comments n ideas ... really appreciate it much!

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      pooilum 5 years ago from Malaysia

      This is real nice

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      NiaLee 5 years ago from BIG APPLE

      Your idea is nice but being yourself and being at peace with yourself is the first step to being happy, then you attract the friends that fit your and your life.

      Trying to please everybody is impossible first and it leads to Slavery.

      Love and peace to you... hoping you understand, I don't agree with you though I like you for trying to do something nice.

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      ALUR 5 years ago from USA

      Though I love the message and theme of this hub, I'm not sure I'm supposed to make myself "likeable" That already sounds negative.

      What I mean is that friends should gather in celebration of the ups and downs of their partners. So long as the union is a shared one that gives and takes, then it should be a positive exchange.

      However loving oneself is vital! If there is true love of one's self with purity and without arrogance, you will naturally be liked:)

      Hope you visit my hubs:)