Thoughtful quotes about finding meaning in life.

Words of Wisdom

finding meaning in life.

"You come into the world with nothing, and the purpose of your life is to make something out of nothing." (Henry Louis Mencken)

" is not so much a matter of passively judging whether life is or is not worth living, but of consciously choosing a way of living that is worth living." (Peter Singer)

"The purpose of life is a life of purpose." (Robert Byrne)

"A man without purpose is like a ship without a rudder." (Thomas Carlyle)

"He who has a why to live can bear almost any how." (Fredrich Nietzshe)

"Man's main task in life is to give birth to himself." (Erich Fromm)

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Staff, H. (2008, December 9). Meaning, HealthyPlace. Retrieved on 2024, July 13 from

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