One of the most wonderful things that happens with time is that you become more comfortable in your own skin. You own your beauty, imperfections, and all the unique and special traits that make you priceless. And the beautiful thing about this acceptance is, once it sinks it, and I mean down to your core, no one can take it away from you.
“You know, you really need to discover your purpose!”
Though few would argue that this is one of the biggest catch phrases of our time, when you take away the hype, why do we really want purpose, and how come so many of us struggle to find it?
While I’m sure you have your own ideas as to why, I’d like to share the following: The reason we want to discover our purpose is because we believe that when we live the experience of it, we will ultimately feel happy.
Now you may be thinking, That’s pretty much what I thought. However, here’s where the deeper level of understanding comes in. What if I told you that chasing after happiness, through external experiences, was actually working against you in achieving your dreams of living it?