"Life is Too Short to spend time with people who suck the happiness out of you" As Dr.Wayne Dyer always says, one of the first things you have to do to start on the path of the life you want, is to REMOVE yourself from the presence of negative people.
Ten Things to Give Up in Exchange for Happiness Give up caring what other people think of you. Give up trying to please everyone. Give up participating in gossip. Let go of insecurity! Stop taking everything personally.