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I Want To Find My Purpose In This Life

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 21 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, 2014

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    I just want to run away from life. I have realized that I want so much but I'm not fighting for it or doing something about it, I know I should. I'm just 16 and i want to live life...
    Jjta Jjta 16-17, F Apr 3

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    I want to live life more mindfully, be more present in the here & now. I think I get carried away sometimes & spend too much time in my head.
    saundra04 saundra04 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    Im tired of my life. I'm tired of my every day routine. I'm tired of the way I've been acting. I need a change. A big change. I need to flip this life upside down, turn it around...
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    I feel like my life has no purpose and is very insignificant. I'm doing nothing with myself. I work just to come home and pay bills.
    heatherrrbee heatherrrbee 22-25, F 13 Responses Apr 3

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    Well, I've never posted anything before, but there's no time to start like the present. I just wanted to post about what I'm labeling, "Quarter Life Crisis". I'm 23 and have yet to...
    oibrulee oibrulee 22-25, M 5 Responses Apr 6

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    Living to the fullest... This most mean different things to different people. I know my b/f really enjoys the adrenaline stuff and bless him for it. That is nowhere near anything I...
    BethKristin BethKristin 36-40, F Apr 8

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    If life is truly given to us just once and after that there's nothing only black emptiness in which our whole essence disappear.... Then shouldn't we use this gift of life wisely...
    Gelezinis Gelezinis 18-21, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    Death, it is a main factor in our lives. In my opinion, death is the center of many things in human life and society, like the principle of “carpe diem” (enjoy the present...
    DiegoSMarinho DiegoSMarinho 16-17, M Mar 18

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    I have been thinking just recently about all the decisions I'm trying to make. I want to be an eco-minimalist (if that's even what you call it), I want to lessen my burdens, and I...
    DreamCloud17 DreamCloud17 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    Is it selfish of me...to want too much? Shouldn't I just be thankful for everything I've got? I am so blessed after all. Why do I feel the need to ask for even more? Those are all...
    shannonymous shannonymous 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    Life is way to short and today I kept thinking about my life a lot and their are things I really want to do soo bad but I know for a fact that people will have things to say like...
    Dezitorsmilez Dezitorsmilez 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 22

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    I want an entirely different life. I want a life where I just remain busy all the time and live all alone, all by myself!
    lostnsad lostnsad 22-25, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I want the most out of life. I want to keep my husband, cuz I think he's pretty great. He's a good forever guy. But I'd also love to be in love again. And I'd love to have a...
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    Live life like there's no tomorrow🙌 life live to the fullest & don't look back keep going forward😌❤️
    unknown3Xo unknown3Xo 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 21

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    I'm ready to go. See the world. Help people. Experience life.
    Jakewilli Jakewilli 18-21, M 4 Responses Apr 4

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    Life is not alws smooth and soft.....,There may b Narrow ways...... Up and downs unsure emoticon Darkness and Shadows.... Overcome everything with wisdom and patience..
    akhlasahmed akhlasahmed 16-17, M 3 Responses Apr 6

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    Well it sounds great, but it's just getting there. I'm making baby steps. started swimming and walking. I told my spouse I was a fat ball. He said I was his butterball, sweet. I...
    jmjkpl jmjkpl 56-60, M 1 Response Apr 7

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    I always try new things and raise my voice when needed because I want to make a difference in the world.
    RestlessDream RestlessDream 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    I feel like I'm at a crossroads. Nothing significant has changed, but that may be the reason for my discontent. I want things to change. I want to look forward to something, lie...
    Fallflower Fallflower 36-40, F 10 Responses 1 day ago

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    Fully, completely, with passion and unapologetically
    shannonsjourney shannonsjourney 18-21, F Mar 18

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    So I was thinking, whenever babies or toddlers sneeze they're adorable but it's as if the more you get older the nastier that "cute" sneeze gets :/ Damn!
    jlove987 jlove987 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    better said than done. i only dream of these things. How i would love to do all the things I think i can do.
    zooniverse zooniverse 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 29

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    I realised one who loves u doesn't leave u ....If there is hundred reasons to leave u also ,They never let u go!!
    tensiongirl tensiongirl 26-30, F 4 Responses Apr 1

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    Have you ever thought " what if I wasn't born? If I wasn't conceived, or maybe if I was aborted? What would my soul have been? A dog? A tree? A bird? What would I be if I wasn't...
    Ponderingsoul Ponderingsoul 18-21, M 4 Responses Apr 3

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    happiness is a choice, qe dont depend our happiness with others
    aloneme79 aloneme79 31-35, F 3 Responses Apr 4

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    Its Monday. My adventure day:D
    Jakewilli Jakewilli 18-21, M Apr 6

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    The pic above says it best
    Yeahbaybey Yeahbaybey 46-50, F 2 Responses Apr 6

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    My friend and i often converse philosophically and one day we dwelled on the idea of humanity having no purpose. Life is an accident, its simply just a chain of chemical reactions...
    ForeverJashinist ForeverJashinist 18-21, M Apr 3

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    Yes I do. Have been trying to be more selfish though. I need and I still give. Kindness to self should be the most attractive trait one should have. I am a square peg. While...
    complex7 complex7 31-35, F 3 Responses Mar 18

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    I want to warn people strongly: stay on the paths already paved in tradition or stay on the ONE path you have chosen and do not let anyone kick you off it. I can not stress this...
    QuestionMarks QuestionMarks 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    I wanted to share my story about my relationship with my ex-boyfriend, I'll call him Mark. We met at university, we were in the same friendship group. Mark was the shy, nerdy...
    drakewood drakewood 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 25

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    We are all seeking that special person who is right for us. But if you have been through enough relationships, you begin to suspect there’s no right person, just different...
    Changeling79 Changeling79 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 21

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    Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
    menna44 menna44 16-17, F Mar 26

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    I feel like I never will-but its a huge part of what I want in my life.
    dumplingcheek dumplingcheek 13-15, F Apr 4

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    I am 20 now and I have two options that I need help on. A. Move out with someone in my state who I Have known for months but is unsure about the future or where they want to go...
    HollyMaria954 HollyMaria954 18-21, F Mar 21

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    I know exactly what I want in my life ... or not. I just felt that everything I do now doesn't make any sense. I've been wanting so many things yet I don't know how to achieve it...
    aneverendingjourney aneverendingjourney 22-25, F Apr 7

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    I feel like a lot of people don't understand me when I say this. I know so many people who are constantly wanting the very best or the next best thing. I would be content having...
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