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I Want To Find My Purpose In This Life

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 16 People

    I wish I could figure out

    who I am and what I'm supposed to be doing while I'm alive. I want to change this world and love everyone in it. The good the bad the broken! Time passes by so quickly. I don't want to miss my calling. I have a helping personality and a creative mind. I'm sensitive and...
    jamber22 jamber22 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 18

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    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Sep 22

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    Happiness can be learned, but finding meaning and a purpose in life is what leads to it. Not the other way around. The happiest people appreciate and realise that being happy adds...
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    Nathing is more satisfying than knowing that another month of year has gone by and we have become a better person. We are able to find our passion, turn it into "What we do" for...
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    "The adventure of life is to learn. The purpose of life is to grow. The nature of life is to change. The challenge of life is to overcome. The essence of life is to care. The...
    silverfox54 silverfox54 56-60, F 1 Response Sep 5

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    My parents just told me I better stop listening to this kind of music (muse, radiohead, etc) because it's to depressive "for my age", and because I am just writing lyrics like this...
    DiegoSMarinho DiegoSMarinho 16-17, M Sep 20

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    Do you believe life is more about the moments we experience than the things we collect or have? I do and I feel challenged to live by that value. Why? I live with a woman that...
    spiritnow spiritnow 41-45, M 4 Responses Sep 10

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    Thinking about life itself as i use to do i realized a magnificent interior revelation. I will try to explain in writing form this feeling that i had. All of us came to existance...
    DiegoSMarinho DiegoSMarinho 16-17, M Sep 4

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    I savor each word from song wondering what more there is out there in this life, when all I can feel lately is this agonizing loneliness and suffering I feel each day. I imagine...
    Xenasdreams Xenasdreams 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 14

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    I don't want to live my life in a holding pattern, neither good, nor bad... just existing. Barely holding on until the next trial lays me flat once more. I want to live my life...
    Aurinne Aurinne 36-40, F 3 Responses Sep 2

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    Worth reading-A group of friends visited their old university professor.Conversation soon turned to complaints about'STRESS' & 'TENSION' in Life.Professor offered them Coffee...
    Aryg Aryg 36-40, F 2 Responses Sep 11

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    Life isn’t fair, but it’s still good. When in doubt, just take the next small step. Life is too short – enjoy it. Your job won’t take care of you when you are sick. Your...
    fiestychica fiestychica 22-25, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    I don't know why it took me so long to realize how good life can be. I was such a pessimist for such a long time! And since I had a bad attitude I was also lazy. This year has been...
    alcool91 alcool91 22-25, M 2 Responses Sep 1

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    I was taking pictures today because it had been a while since I took the time to capture a moment and I realized the most obvious, but scariest thing ever: I'm not going to be...
    Mirabal19 Mirabal19 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 5

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    i want my life to be amazing and wonderful but it just isnt like that. i never let myself chicken out of things because of this but it's still a mediocre life
    artandtravel artandtravel 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 19

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    I don't know what I want to do in life, I don't know what I wanna be, I do know that I don't wanna be a doctor, or lawyer, all those fancy things, At first I wanted to be a...
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F Sep 19

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    you know why I don't like reading so much and this reading culture? First I think the writer is not smarter than me, I don't have to be told what to do to start thinking or doing...
    DiegoSMarinho DiegoSMarinho 16-17, M 2 Responses Sep 22

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    Pursuit for happiness... I was born in Yugoslavia, communist country which doesn't exist anymore. Went trough war while I was teenager, and lost my dad which committed suicide...
    Zpirit1978 Zpirit1978 36-40, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    If you want live happily in this world; Feed your strength! Encourage your natural expressive and hands-on talents. Nourish your appreciation of the world . Give yourself...
    Zelaleme Zelaleme 46-50, F 1 Response Sep 5

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    But living MY life to the fullest might not fit your definition of "living life to the fullest." And I am soooo ok with that ;-)
    Elayla Elayla 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 8

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    Life is kinda like a computer. You love it, then one day it crashes. It may have had a virus.. You had important files.. But those are all gone. Everything you loved. Is gone. No...
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 2 Responses Sep 16

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    I'm not always sure just what this means, but life is something yo be grasped hold of with passion. It is the best chance of challenging how the Gods think of you! A full life is...
    Skjeggstad Skjeggstad 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    Life is a blink of an eye where as far as our memories can go is the last thing we have.Time is relative,we keep what really matters to us so it is important to make the now counts...
    4biandu 4biandu 26-30, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I dont know what I can do to make my life more fun. Any suggestions?
    itsmenhiceee itsmenhiceee 18-21, F 4 Responses Sep 4

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    I have been living in fear a large majority of my life.. keeping myself from dancing at parties, weddings, keeping me quiet in a room of talkative friends, keeping me in the house...
    BIackyChan BIackyChan 22-25, M 3 Responses Sep 21

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    “Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.” ― Albert Einstein
    DelightedRaj DelightedRaj 31-35, M 5 days ago

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    “You can't do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth.” ― H.L. Mencken
    DelightedRaj DelightedRaj 31-35, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Eating cake in the bathtub: If this isn't living life to the fullest, I'm not sure what the hell is.
    TubbyPlumpton TubbyPlumpton 18-21, M 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    now I've came to realize that if I want the best of what this world can offer, I will have to do that same, so I declare to myself and the world the most sickening work ethic, and...
    justinfustin justinfustin 18-21, M Sep 1

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    I wanted to do something interesting.
    itsmenhiceee itsmenhiceee 18-21, F Sep 3

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    I respect people and I don't like talking dirty I'm also not gay I'm straight I want to have fun friends I'm a nice guy if you get to know me and the most important I don't judge...
    john4guci john4guci 18-21, M Sep 19

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    I just wanted to do every thing i love to do. Be happy with my family and travel to see the world. Be with someone i love and who loves me;)
    bing26 bing26 26-30, F 14 hrs ago

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    Kion hamaisha kesi ki talaash hoti hai Yun dil ko kesi ki aas hoti hai . Chand ko dekho wo bhi tanha hai Phir bhi chandni se roshan uski raat hoti hai
    RUBYJUTT RUBYJUTT 18-21, F Sep 4

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    People who haven't learnt how to look after themselves emotionally are more likely to reach out for someone else to do it for them. But no matter how good someone makes you feel...
    Zelaleme Zelaleme 46-50, F Sep 1

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    Usually I am working 10+ hours days, come home tired, dinner, dishes, laundry, etc. by 7pm I am completely exhausted. Then on top of that I have a 17 year old in my home who needs...
    breeze90 breeze90 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 4

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    Don't handicap your children by making their lives easy. Robert A. Heinlen
    afoolishheart afoolishheart 46-50, F 4 Responses Sep 4

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    I am super bored right now ...
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    "If you are unsure of a course of action, do not attempt it. Your doubts and hesitations will infect your execution. Timidity is dangerous: Better to enter with boldness. Any...
    WizardOfAahs WizardOfAahs 41-45, M 2 Responses Sep 12

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    I feel like I have done everything wrong. Didn't go to college. Married the wrong man. And everything since then. I wish I could start over knowing what I know now.
    yearningforhappiness yearningforhappiness 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 13

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    Hey everyone how is your day going ? I'm new here so add me (: 👌👍✌️✊👐
    Alkeer123 Alkeer123 16-17, F Sep 13

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    And have held on to such hope for eons. Or decades.
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M 1 Response Sep 13

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    Just **** off! For **** sake' **** off!!
    Trevmate Trevmate 41-45 2 Responses Sep 18

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    I used to be obsessed with being perfect. If i was't the best at something, I couuld't sleep at night . Becoming great never felt as good as I imagined it would because there was...
    Zelaleme Zelaleme 46-50, F 2 Responses Sep 19

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    I'm not desperate for attention like some girls god✋
    Bree171 Bree171 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 19

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    I feel like these last two years I've been in university I've kind of been holding back. This year is my junior year and I'm going to try to go all out by being involved with...
    XxTinyBearxX XxTinyBearxX 18-21, F Sep 20