I Am Searching For Purpose

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    I guess as many do, I am trying to find what my purpose in life is.  I am not intending my posting to sound like there is something that I want to comment on religion or something like that. What I am truly doing is looking for what my purpose in life is. What is it...
    papercup papercup
    51-55, M
    Jan 30, 2009

    Give It All Away.

    I think most people believe that to have purpose you need to make a great impact on the world.  I do not strive for such things; and I do not believe that the only way to have purpose is to do big-thing's like cure cancer or end world hunger.  I think for a lot of...
    annalea annalea
    26-30, F
    8 Responses Apr 25, 2010

    Everyone needs a reason to feel it's worth

    breathing in the air around them. For myself, it looks like it'll take something unexpected and extraordinary to feel I have a purpose. There's a small desire to help others that still burns, but whatever it be, it needs to be something of magnitude. If I can do something...
    SolitaryFriend SolitaryFriend
    36-40, M
    Jul 2, 2014
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