What is a sense of purpose?
We grow up with expectations created by parents, the education system, and the environment, but these are expectations. They don’t always give us a sense of purpose.
A sense of purpose helps us to have clarity as to why we do what we do daily. It gives a reason to get up in the morning. So, when do you realise that you have a sense of purpose in your life to reach goals?
There are many goals in life, e.g., to study, work, train for a profession, and serve the community, these goals motivate us to work hard, towards achieving our purpose and give our life direction for a meaningful and satisfying life.
How does one cultivate a sense of purpose? Life is made of going to work, paying off bills, raising children and leisure time. But this is controlled by our environment, and it can be difficult to break away from the routine. The routine sucks you in and usually, illness or tragedy diverts the attention. The sense of...