Are you happy you learned those lessons that way?
I almost put "What is something that gets you excited about life?" but that seemed too leading. It shouldn't have to be a thing.
Dig deep. I'm interested in the less obvious things.
We all put ourselves up against someone else. It drives innovation, procreation, and most of society. The trick is to do it without letting it get a egotistical grip on you.
Sort of a thought on our media and reactions to events. Or over reactions.