Do we have a purpose?

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This is basically the result of a conversation I had “in my head” doing some boring tasks today.

I believe that the first thought anyone should have in the morning – well maybe not the first one, but certainly one of the first – is this:

What can I do today to improve this world? What can I do to make this world a better place? What can I do so that when I leave, I did my little bit to improve life for all of us? [click here to continue reading...]

Give something back to the world, every day

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One of the most important things I have realized over the last year or two is that giving is one of the most important things in our lives.

And I don't mean giving in the sense of “giving to receive something back”, so giving with the intention of some sort of exchange of goods or karma; I mean giving in the sense of truly, passionately trying to help somebody and to improve something for somebody.

Over the past few months, I have started donating on a daily basis. It's not that our funds are unlimited; but I feel that we can be so lucky about what we have, that it would be a shame if we would not give something, even if it's just a little bit, back to the world. [click here to continue reading...]