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Your Life’s Sentence

Life-PurposeDon’t get me wrong, not a life sentence, but your life’s sentence. That’s something different. What will sum up the focus and accomplishments of your life?

Where are you aiming? What do you want?

Claire Boothe Luce, American author and politician, once said that a great person’s life could be summed up in one sentence. He/she would have purpose and not spread himself too thin.

Good point.

Which begs the question: is a deeper life more meaningful than a broad life?purpose-2-1


If we devote ourselves to one task or field, we will necessarily accomplish more than if we scatter ourselves. However, being involved in a great variety of tasks and disciplines, sort of an interdisciplinary emphasis could add breadth to all that we undertake. A different perspective might be brought to the table.

Life-PurposeCan you sum up your life in a sentence? What will be said about you at your funeral?

It’s a sobering thought and possibly a good idea for life planning: think of where you want to end up and start connecting the dots.

What’s your life’s sentence?


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