gmwilliams profile image 83

Do you believe that the majority of people are not living authentic lives but prescribed lives which


explains why they are unhappy most of the time? Only a few people are living life the way they want and have jobs/careers that they enjoy doing. Most people live their lives the way their parents, religion, and/or society dictates that they live. They are also in jobs/careers that they hate and/or barely tolerate, just WAITING for the time they can RETIRED. In other words, the latter are LIVING A LIE and A LIFE OF QUIET/UTTER DESPERATION.

 

sort by best latest

shogan profile image87

Best Answer shogan says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

4 years ago
 |  Comment
  • coleikerd profile image

    Cole Ikerd (coleikerd) 4 years ago

    Great answer. Denial is one of our greatest atrocities and we fight to hold onto it.


  • See all 2 comments
MickS profile image77

MickS says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

4 years ago
 |  Comment
SidKemp profile image95

Sid Kemp (SidKemp) says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

4 years ago
 |  Comment
marwan asmar profile image72

Marwan Asmar says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

4 years ago
 |  Comment
  • gmwilliams profile image

    Grace Marguerite Williams (gmwilliams) 4 years ago

    Yes, the MAJORITY of people live that way. They have choiceless "choices" so to speak. Many people live a false live. They realize TOO LATE that they have wasted their lives.

Doc Snow profile image97

Doc Snow says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

4 years ago
 |  Comment
  • gmwilliams profile image

    Grace Marguerite Williams (gmwilliams) 4 years ago

    Second best answer, great phlilosophical take on the question. Thank you for YOUR response.


  • See all 3 comments
Billrrrr profile image88

Bill Russo (Billrrrr) says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

4 years ago
 |  Comment
  • gmwilliams profile image

    Grace Marguerite Williams (gmwilliams) 4 years ago

    Live IT and live your ultimate life until you pass from this world. More people should be like YOU.

Charlu profile image83

Charlu says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

4 years ago
 |  Comment
  • gmwilliams profile image

    Grace Marguerite Williams (gmwilliams) 4 years ago

    Oh yes, the neverending quandary. To BE or NOT, that is the ULTIMATE QUESTION. So many people are so DEATHLY AFRAID.........

Seek-n-Find profile image90

Jenna Ditsch (Seek-n-Find) says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

4 years ago
 |  Comment
kallini2010 profile image85

kallini2010 says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

4 years ago
 |  Comment
just helen profile image87

just helen says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

4 years ago
 |  Comment
Grace-Wolf-30 profile image61

Grace-Wolf-30 says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

4 years ago
 |  Comment
  • c mark walker profile image

    Charles Mark Walker (c mark walker) 4 years ago

    Your so right Grace-Wolf the world is a plutocracy,every government no matter the "label"we are all under plutocratic rule.

mepperly profile image62

Shelly Epperly (mepperly) says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

4 years ago
 |  Comment
avneet sidhu profile image61

Avneet kaur Sidhu (avneet sidhu) says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

4 years ago
 |  Comment
  • gmwilliams profile image

    Grace Marguerite Williams (gmwilliams) 4 years ago

    Many people are enamored of comfort and security. They go along with how OTHERS tell them to live and be. People follow that consensus because it is secure, the well worn path, and comfortable.People are AFRAID to go out of THAT zone.


  • See all 2 comments
c mark walker profile image60

Charles Mark Walker (c mark walker) says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

4 years ago
 |  Comment
KenDeanAgudo profile image75

Kenneth C Agudo (KenDeanAgudo) says

You can help the HubPages community highlight top quality content by ranking this answer up or down.

4 years ago
 |  Comment