The Meanings of Life

In The News | Aug 13, 2019

Happiness is not the same as a sense of meaning. How do we go about finding a meaningful life, not just a happy one? A fantastic article from Brightland favorite, Aeon, on this crucial question

The Meanings of Life

The Meanings of Life

 

"I suggest that a big part of the purpose of thinking is to help one talk to other people. Minds make mistakes but, when we talk about them, other people can spot the errors and correct them. By and large, humankind approaches the truth collectively, by discussing and arguing, rather than by thinking things through alone."

 

Source: Aeon

Photo Credit: Georgia O'Keeffe