Life Essay : What Is The True Meaning Of Life

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What is the true meaning of life? Many philosophers ask this question as a prompt for discussion or debate . In my opinion, it depends on perspective.To some, it might mean having a family and children, to others it could mean being the richest person in the world. To me, life is about overcoming hardships and keeping a positive attitude no matter what the circumstance. It is about discovering who you are and being happy with whoever that person is. It is about building people up and living harmoniously with one another. It is easy to stay positive when things are going well, but the true test of a person's character is how they act in the face of adversity. That has always been the most important thing to me. I've had a pretty easy life. Always got adequate grades, had a suitable group of friends, and a healthy family dynamic. I basically got what I wanted most of the time. The biggest struggle that I have faced so far in my life is joining cross country. Although compared to other people’s struggles it is nothing, but it was very challenging to me. When I first started, I was terrible.The first practice, we ran for about 20 minutes and it was hell. That sounds dramatic, but I was terribly out of shape. When I ran it felt like I was trying to breathe underwater, constantly gasping for air, clawing for breath.I remember feeling so embarrassed. I was so far behind everyone yet I was struggling so much. Every step I took felt like a mile and my throat was as dry as
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