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It’s not a career, money that you really want; but meaning.

At times, we have a preconceived idea of what our life is supposed to be like. We plan out our days. Our weeks. Our months. Our years… We visualise what our ideal life would be like. We have an agenda. We have a plan. We set goals. Sometimes we even get caught up in the details of what our schedule should look like. But sometimes, we don’t stop and reflect where do the ideas of what we think our life should be come from. When we say, we want to have such and such a career, make this much money, live in this place, where do these aspirations come from? Do we want such things because we think that having these things will make us happy? (what is happiness?) Or maybe these preconceived ideas have been fed into our minds by someone else (our parents? culture? society?) and that we’ve believed them for so long, that we don’t know who we are or what our life means is outside of these preconceived ideas. Yes. meaning. …