NON FICTION: You Could Very Well Find The Meaning Of Life

Photo of space

Photo: NASA

Giraffe picture with camera lenses as eyes

You choose how you see the world. Photo: James Bold

We all have our perspectives

Still feeling useless?

“The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honourable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.”

—Ralph Waldo Emerson

Graffiti on wall with word 'useful'

The only useful photo I can find with the keyword ‘useful’. Photo: Ehimetalor Akhere Unuabona

Is there really a meaning to all this?

Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself, in your way of thinking.”

—Marcus Aurelius

2 thoughts on “NON FICTION: You Could Very Well Find The Meaning Of Life

  1. I am at that phase where I’m questioning what my life purpose is. I’m trying to find meaning whilst living on auto-pilot, doing what I’m supposed to be doing for the sake of security. Thanks for the reminder that while I search for a “larger” meaning, I can find meaning in the most mundane of things.


    • I like to live by the quote “How you do anything is how you do everything”, so washing the dishes is just another way for me to prove to myself how well I can crush the harder challenges when they come along. Thanks for dropping by, Jess!


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