What is your purpose in life, your reason for being? Let these purpose
quotes give you thoughts for reflection.
We all have a purpose in life, and when you find yours you will recognize it.
Quotes about Life |
Understanding purpose is one thing, but recognizing the importance
of having purpose is another. Everybody has a unique purpose
in their life, whether it be to help others, provide for family, or be free.
Ben Gothard, Achieve Greatness: How to Find Your Purpose
The purpose of life is to contribute in some way to make things better.
Robert F. Kennedy
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Now if life is to be complete, we must move beyond our self-interest.
We must move beyond humanity and reach up,
way up for the God of the universe, whose purpose changeth not.
Martin Luther King Jr., The Three Dimensions Of A Complete Life
There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is
definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants,
and a burning desire to possess it.
With strong motivation, you will feel energetic, focused, and happy.
You'll have a strong sense of direction and purpose,
as well as a feeling that you're moving towards your ideal future
at a pretty good clip. When obstacles get in your way,
you will cheerfully find ways to remove them or steer around them.
James Adler, Motivation: Boost Your Motivation with Powerful Mindfulness Techniques and Be Unstoppable
Touchstones are simple but evocative and powerful words,
ideas, thoughts, objects, rituals and practices
that reconnect you to your inspiration and intentions so
you aren't easily derailed from your purpose.
Annabel Melnyk, Turning Ideas into Income
Inspirational Quotes |
There is no hope of success for the person who does not
have a central purpose, or definite goal at which to aim.
If you want to know what your purpose is, it is to make the most
of your talents and skills for the greater good and that means starting
Once you are alive to the fact that you will die,
you will intently do great work with a refined sense of purpose.
Nature abhors a vacuum created by people who do not do work
that helps humanity.
Fanuel Oweke, Before You Turn 35
Not everybody can identify a purpose in life. But when you do,
and when you pursue it, you will be living the kind of life you feel you
were meant to live. And what's more, you will be happy.
Quotes about Being Happy |
Knowing your life purpose is the first step toward living a truly conscious life.
A life purpose provides us with a clear goal, a set finish line that you truly
want to reach.
Simon Foster, What is My Purpose?
We must have a theme, a goal, a purpose in our lives.
If you don't know where you're aiming, you don't have a goal.
My goal is to live my life in such a way that when I die, someone
can say, she cared.
Mary Kay Ash
Words of Encouragement |
Inspiration in life is born when we have a purpose.
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One needs something to believe in, something for which one can
have whole-hearted enthusiasm. One needs to feel that one's life has
meaning, that one is needed in this world.
God has a purpose for everything, and it's a proper and a right purpose that will end up giving us more fuller love and compassion from the heart of God.
Jimmy Davis, JOB: 11 Key Bible Study Lessons in the Old Testament Book of Job
Perhaps the single most important ingredient in all of life for
achieving happiness and fulfillment: Purpose
Harvey Volson, Self-Esteem Mega Makeover: How to supercharge your confidence, destroy self-doubt, boost happiness, and thrive in any social environment
No one wants to go through trials, but it's a great comfort
to know that they have a very important purpose in our lives.
K. M. Logan, Counting It Joy, A Study of James 1:2-8
Emotions can help you achieve your goals by motivating you and
connecting you to your sense of purpose.
Elles Lohuis, The Little Guide to Setting Intentions
Actions are purposeful, and are taken in pursuit of goals to
achieve a defined end.
Barry Linetsky, The Business of Walt Disney and the Nine Principles of His Success
The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost,
to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.
Let everything happen to you.
Rock Bankole, How to Be Happy: The secret Weapons of Happiness
We are all born with a purpose. Some have the purpose to teach,
some to create beautiful work of arts, some to create products,
some to invent things, some to build huge edifices.
Rafael Bettencourt, Decoding Happiness
Your purpose must be particular to you. This is the road less traveled.
Your purpose cannot be someone else's path, not your family's
path nor your friends' path.
Drew Scott Pearlman, The Four Faces of Transformation: A Guide to Inner Peace and Personal Power
Communication tools are things like the Internet, e-mail, phone,
instant messaging, and social media. Although they are part of a
modern work day and their purpose might be good, they can
also be a huge source of distraction.
Timo Kiander, Work Smarter Not Harder
For starters, making a positive contribution to someone else's life
says that you are worthwhile and have a purpose in life.
Luke Gregory, Self Confidence: False Perception of Yourself
If we are to truly understand the point and purpose of our lives,
we must first start to grasp the overarching storyline of the Bible.
Matt Click, Famous Dad: A Hero In His Home
But a growing number of organizations are springing up to help people
define a positive purpose for life's second, third or fourth act.
Denise Logeland, 10 Things Every Family Should Know
Helping Others |
One thing is for sure, though, without a purpose, without a stated direction,
you can wander around this world and play at life and not accomplish
anything of significance and meaning.
Byron Pulsifer, The Defined Purpose
Knowing your purpose gives your life meaning, simplicity, focus and motivation. It also prepares you for eternity.
Rick Warren, Daily Inspiration for the Purpose Driven Life
But when you truly realize who gave you your child, why you do
what you do and how you do what you do will totally change as
you understand that none of this is about you and what you think and feel.
It's all about the purpose and plan of God for that child's life.
Joseph Woodley, No Generals In the House: Faith, Facts and Fatherhood
Our purpose is to live our lives in such a way that others see Jesus living
in us and say, "Jesus is beautiful."
Michael D. Perkins, Identity Crisis: 21 Days of Discovering Who God Says You Are
TRULY, "thoughts are things," and powerful things that, when they are mixed
with definiteness of purpose, persistence, and a burning desire for their
translation into riches, or other material objects.
Experts cited the benefits of caring for your emotional needs through
regular implementation of activities that inspire thoughts and feelings of
joy, hope, passion, purpose, or general well being.
Lisa Broesch-Weeks, Practical Bliss: The Busy Person's Guide to Happiness
Giving so that others may be helped is a purpose of life that we should
Byron Pulsifer, Giving Is Fun
The purpose of a business is to create a mutually beneficial relationship
between itself and those that it serves. When it does that well, it will
be around tomorrow to do it some more.
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What a different story men would have to tell if only they would
adopt a DEFINITE PURPOSE, and stand by that purpose
until it had time to become an all-consuming obsession!
You can have anything you want - if you want it badly enough. You can be
anything you want to be, do anything you set out to accomplish
if you hold to that desire with singleness of purpose.
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