Thoughts On Living A Meaningful Life

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“The only thing I know is that I know nothing” — Socrates

What Is The Telos Of Life?

The telos of life is to live meaningfully.

The Roadmap For A Meaningful Life

1. Instrospection & Interaction

I’ve found reading to be an incredibly effective tool for obtaining new knowledge, gaining new experiences, growing empathy, and learning about myself.

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2. Purpose

“As with all matters of the heart, you’ll know when you find it.” — Steve Jobs

3. Motivation

In my experience, passion isn’t enough on its own to keep you motivated throughout the journey.

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4. Action & Creation

Figure out what matters to you and do something about it

“Is happiness the absence of deprivation? If so, servers are, as purebloods like to believe, the happiest stratum in the corpocracy. But if happiness is the conquest of adversity, or the sensation of being valued and fulfilled, then all of Neo So Copros’ slaves we are surely the most miserable.” — Sonmi, Cloud Atlas

A Note On “Changing The World”

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Computer Science student at the University of Michigan // Ars longa, vita brevis, occasio praeceps, experimentum periculosum, iudicium difficile.

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