I suppose that we all want to find meaning in life. Perhaps we may find ultimate meaning in the love of a spouse or a child. We may find it in the work that we do. Or we may discover that volunteering and giving back to our community is the activity that gives our life the most meaning.
We may not be sure exactly where meaning comes from, if it is inherent, or if it is real at all. What we do know is that humans flourish when they have it and suffer when they don’t.
One such take on meaning reads thus: