Why are we here, after all?
Life to some people seems simple, while to others, it is a complex maze. One thing that stands out in our existence on earth is the discovery of purpose.
Finding purpose is more than a goal or a pipe wish which often never comes true. Being purposeful makes life more significant. You will live happier and healthier when you know your purpose in life. As vital as the purpose is to the quality of life, many people sadly live their lives without knowledge and a sense of purpose.
Knowing why you are alive gives you a form of control over your life and the circumstances surrounding you. Discovering purpose makes you more valuable to yourself and society in general. This journey, however, cannot be undertaken in a hurry. It is a process that requires time, consistency, dedication, meditation, and personal observation. Here are a few ways to begin your journey into self-discovery.
Give resources or talent
One easy way for life to make more sense lies in volunteering and offering charity service. Helping others brings personal happiness, and such joy is an essential ingredient in getting a sense of purpose. So while you give money or your talent and it brings smiles to people, you, in turn, bestow a sense of direction and meaning to your life.
Pay attention to feedback from others
It is so easy to get lost in our worries and the daily routines and overlook really important passions. Fortunately, other people can point us in the right direction. You can be exhibiting defining passions and desires around others without even knowing. So you should pay attention to the thoughts of others about you and write them down. The next time you listen to someone’s opinion of you, it might just be in the hallway of purpose discovery.
Stay in the company of positive minds
It is a common saying that you reflect whatever friends you maintain. For your life to have meaning, you should always associate with right-minded individuals. This is because positivity drives people into actualizing goals, and an optimistic company will spur you to take actions that would make you a better person. It is pretty easy to stay passionate amid positive people.
In becoming purposeful, you should also maximise your hobbies and desires and be observant to find out those things that make you happy. By so doing, you gradually discover where the reason for your existence lies.
These few tips have, over time, proven effective in helping people find their purpose, and the earlier you start doing them, the earlier you become a purposeful individual. Remember your purpose in life resonates with the fact that your existence in this life is not a blunder. You can make the rest of your life, the best of your life.
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Tarnya Coley- Publisher/ Author
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