When people are asked what their life’s purpose is, they usually say love or happiness. But I read this amazing blog post and it states an entirely different thing. It illustrates the importance of peace and how the only way to accomplish any feeling of happiness or joy is through peace. The author of this post begins her posts beautifully and analyzes some topics very interestingly. I just wanted to share this with you all to give some inspiration and show how life isn’t only about money or success, but about your mental health and calmness. Of course, we cannot live in a world without stress or worries, but if you reach a point in life where you achieve peace, it is an accomplishment. Even though it may only be for a few years, months, days, or even minutes, we all need a moment of peace sometime in our lives.
Although some of you may still be unsure of what the future holds, everything will be alright. Believe it or not, life is very short. It takes a while for one to find what they need. However, the true way of living is through peace.
“You cannot find peace by avoiding life.“-Virginia Woolf
Sometimes, I feel really lost in the whirlwind that is life. Everything around me seems to be moving so quickly. My friend just took the SAT and got a score over 2100. My teammate signed up for a R.O.P class in dentistry because she’s so sure that’s what she wants to do. I just sat here and procrastinated on my homework. “What am I doing?” seems to run through my head a lot. Everyone around me has a path they want to take in life. I lost the purpose of my life; I can’t find the reason why every breathe I take is important.
Is it love? Some people might say that love is the ultimate goal in life. They say that when you find someone you love, your purpose in life becomes them. You do anything to make sure that they’re happy and comfortable, but no one wants to…
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