Do you question your purpose here on earth?

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  1. leanneswackyworld profile image61
    leanneswackyworldposted 7 years ago

    Do you question your purpose here on earth?

  2. Edlira profile image62
    Edliraposted 7 years ago

    I don't question it, just trying to find out what it is :-).

  3. naijainvestor profile image60
    naijainvestorposted 7 years ago

    I'm still in the process of discovering my true purpose on earth, but when I do, i won't question it. I'll just try to fulfill it.

  4. Right On Time profile image67
    Right On Timeposted 7 years ago

    Nope I'm about the here and now and don't ponder these issues.

  5. Iontach profile image80
    Iontachposted 7 years ago

    Sometimes I do...but then sometimes I think I'm hear for a special purpose, just don't know what it is yet.

  6. nightwork4 profile image60
    nightwork4posted 7 years ago

    never. i don't have a purpose so what's to question. i live , die , i end.

  7. profile image0
    Butch Newsposted 7 years ago

    I had nothing to do with my arrival but I'm here and just get on with it and try to enjoy the now.  And soon enough I'll be gone so I would like to think my life was one which contributed to humanity.

    Shine while you're here.  The clock is ticking down not up.  Then it's over.  I don't believe in religions and I'm more than certain that the universe is working just fine.  So, if there is anything else going on it will happen in spite of me.  After all, I didn't choose to come to this barbaric planet in the first place.  I just do my best to make the most of the life I've been given.

  8. Ashantina profile image60
    Ashantinaposted 7 years ago

    Nah. I used to... but I realised that purpose is something you will never be told.. maybe shown.. if you keep your eyes open and are that self aware..
    However, I'm having more fun now than I used to just because its more fun for me to create my own purpose.. by living.. loving.. laughing.. and doing.

  9. peterxdunn profile image60
    peterxdunnposted 7 years ago

    Find your own purpose in life and - as long as it doesn't impinge on the wellbeing of others - good luck to you.

    If you find making such a choice difficult try following Ashantina's methodology.

  10. shogan profile image81
    shoganposted 7 years ago

    Absolutely.  I see part of my purpose as questioning my purpose.

  11. John B Badd profile image60
    John B Baddposted 7 years ago

    Not anymore, I am now secure with the unkown and my place in things.  I figure if I can do more good than harm then my time here was worth it.

  12. QudsiaP1 profile image60
    QudsiaP1posted 7 years ago

    No, because I know that I am here to do something valuable. The size of my input does not matter but the fact that I made an effort definitely does.

  13. varun2145 profile image59
    varun2145posted 7 years ago

    I questioned it long back and realized there is none. We keep on making purposes for ourselves, fulfill them and then make a new one, just like Sisyphus rolled the rock up to the peak and did it repeatedly. Hence don't question the ends but the means. In a journey the destination is not the only important part, journey too is.

    So don't question the purpose instead question intentions, actions and consequences.

  14. C.V.Rajan profile image59
    C.V.Rajanposted 7 years ago

    Yes I do and I know the "answer" too. It is to give useless answers in the Answers section of Hubpages!

  15. Michael Durden profile image74
    Michael Durdenposted 7 years ago

    Some of these answers are quite amusing. Reminds me of this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ymucqmjJs20

  16. Faceless39 profile image93
    Faceless39posted 7 years ago

    Nope.  I know that my reason for being here is to grow and work to perfect my thoughts and actions, so that one day I'll be allowed to join God in the spiritual realm.

  17. Pikachusif profile image66
    Pikachusifposted 7 years ago

    Of course I do not. I was brought on this Earth by my mother, and I plan to shape it into a peace-filled haven, or at least do my part in helping it. I have so far done very well in life, and I plan to have much more accomplishments as I grow older. Good day!

  18. rembrandz profile image84
    rembrandzposted 7 years ago

    No, but to make my life worth-while I want to give back (via my art as a vehicle) to people who deserve it...So to say have created my own purpose.

  19. Nomascus concolor profile image60
    Nomascus concolorposted 6 years ago

    This is a question we all ask ourselves at some point, and no one can pretend knowing it all. If you don't know where you are going, at least remember where you come from.

  20. Igorscott profile image59
    Igorscottposted 6 years ago

    I think for there to be a purpose there would have to be a plan or design and that is something that cannot be proven. In the absence of knowing there is only faith and I don't know what I believe. I don't think my mind is capable, at present, of grasping the abstractions of the concept of purpose.

  21. profile image0
    Golden Fieldposted 6 years ago

    I think everyone does...  humans always ask those kind of questions.

  22. Jason Matthews profile image89
    Jason Matthewsposted 5 years ago

    No, God has put me on this earth for a reason. I am here to serve!

  23. unvrso profile image92
    unvrsoposted 3 years ago

    Yes, of course. What I´m I doing here and for how long have I been here?

 
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