Charity

Forgiving Others Is Not All About You: When Forgiveness Mutates into Self-Help

Forgiving Others Is Not All About You: When Forgiveness Mutates into Self-Help

We don’t need a psychologist to inform us that people who are charitable, caring, and compassionate generally rank higher on the happiness scale. We know people like this. And we’ve experienced it ourselves. We go out of our way to lend someone a hand or donate a little extra to charity, and what happens? We feel a rush of pleasure. We feel better about ourselves.