People familiar with The Secret will find this line of thought familiar: If you want something, ask the Universe for it. It is said that the positive vibes that people push towards their goals. Melody Fletcher, the author of the series was not as happy as she is now. The positivity people have is usually found by fighting for it and asking for it. In religious terms, praying for happiness is one of the most common things people do. Happiness and the ability to manifest what one desires is hardly out of the realm of the possible. The secret lies in how much effort one is willing to put into achieving it.