Some people tend to think (and try to convince others too) that it is not necessary to have a purpose for life; they just want to live as it is and take no notice of anything else. Well, I think contrary to that and here’s exactly why in your life you need to discover your purpose:
No matter how many tasks you perform each day, if you don’t do it with a purpose, you can be led towards a wrong path and put out of your lane. If your goals don’t have anything to do with your purpose, you will end up in a complex situation in the future. If you try to achieve a goal for the next 10 years and realize that the respective goal doesn’t have to do anything with what you exactly want, it is an utter waste. Setting an exact purpose for your entire life will not eliminate all the problems. But, if you have a clear purpose for your life, you can start to set both short and long-term goals and plans; this way, you can create the life you want at a certain point.
Many people want to make a difference in their life and yet don’t know how to differentiate what is important from what is not. Because of this, people can easily get distracted with so many things and end up in an ordinary or less satisfactory life. However, if you have a clear purpose, you can easily differentiate what is really important to you. For instance, upgrading your car might be important to you other than purchasing a second house or vice versa; if you have a purpose, you will easily identify what is most important.
After finding the purpose of life, you will start to see clear directions. Everything you do will have a meaning, and you will hardly go disarray. A purposeful life will lead you to find jobs that fit your desire and passion. Mingle around with people who are very positive, avoid toxic thoughts and build high value to yourself.
The energy a meaningful purpose can deliver to your life makes you more consistent in whatever you do. As soon as you realize the purpose of your life, you will start to do what you really like and want to do instead of doing what you used to do. When you do what you like, you are less likely to skip the path.
The awareness of purpose in your life assists you in answering many of the big questions in your life when your purpose is clear, you can face the big decisions like, “Where will I live?” “What will I do for a living?” “Who shall I marry?” “What will I go to school for or get trained for? Purpose brings clarity to all the rest of life’s challenges. Run everything through purpose and life gets a lot simpler.
The easiest way to find the purpose of your life is to determine what you actually like to do. Don’t try to do what others do; they have their own purposes which might not fit you. Take your time and know what you want to do and set your purpose based on that. Such purpose will not let you down.
Hello, my name is Perry and I am the founder of Frasority and Ekspurt – a Greek Life social networking portal & a creative consulting firm. I specialize in building creative online solutions. Favorite pastime is playing and watching basketball. Favorite place in the world is Singapore. Love designing and creating custom shirts and suits. Originally from Philadelphia, PA and Camden, NJ. Currently reside in Atlanta, GA.