I’m clinging to one last thought: pain is the harbinger of hope. You have to be alive to feel pain. If you are alive, then you have purpose. If you have purpose, then you have hope.
The Lord will fulfill his purpose for me; your love, O Lord, endures forever - do not abandon the works of your hands.
Do not read, as children do, to amuse yourself, or like the ambitious, for the purpose of instruction. No, read in order to live.
Instruction Like Order
A purpose of human life, no matter who is controlling it, is to love whoever is around to be loved.
The homemaker has the ultimate career. All other careers exist for one purpose only - and that is to support the ultimate career.
Cats are intended to teach us that not everything in nature has a purpose.
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The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.
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The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.
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Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
You might as well ask an artist to explain his art, or ask a poet to explain his poem. It defeats the purpose. The meaning is only clear thorough the search.
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That is all I want in life: for this pain to seem purposeful.
The purpose of a writer is to keep civilization from destroying itself.
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