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  The purpose of human life is to serve, and to show compassion and the will to help others.  
 -  Albert Schweitzer
  

  Our minds are finite, and yet even in these circumstances of finitude we are surrounded by possibilities that are infinite, and the purpose of life is to grasp as much as we can out of that infinitude  
 -  Alfred North Whitehead
  

  It is to be regretted that the rich and powerful too often bend the acts of government to their own selfish purposes.  
 -  Andrew Jackson
  

  Purpose is what gives life a meaning.  
 -  Charles H. Perkhurst
  

  A warrior feeds his body well; he trains it; works on it. Where he lacks knowledge, he studies. But above all he must believe. He must believe in his strength of will, of purpose, of heart and soul.  
 -  David Gemmell
  

  A purpose, an intention, a design, strikes everywhere the careless, the most stupid thinker  
 -  David Hume
  

  Purpose is the place where your deep gladness meets the world's needs.  
 -  Frederick Buechner
  

  This is the true joy of life, the being used up for a purpose recognized by yourself as a mighty one.  
 -  George Bernard Shaw
  

  It is not our purpose to become each other; it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is.  
 -  Hermann Hesse
  

  It is not our purpose to become each other; it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is.  
 -  Hermann Hesse
  

  Man is not born to solve the problems of the universe, but to find out what he has to do... within the limits of his comprehension.  
 -  Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
  

  I believe in human dignity as the source of national purpose, human liberty as the source of national action, the human heart as the source of national compassion, and in the human mind as the source of our invention and our ideas  
 -  John F. Kennedy
  

  Pride makes us long for a solution to things, a solution, a purpose, a final cause; but the better telescopes become, the more stars appear.  
 -  Julian Barnes
  

  I cannot believe that the purpose of life is to be happy. I think the purpose of life is to be useful, to be responsible, to be compassionate. It is, above all to matter, to count, to stand for something, to have made some difference that you lived at all.  
 -  Leo Rosten
  

  Life finds its purpose and fulfillment in the expansion of happiness.  
 -  Maharishi Mahesh
  

  The way you get meaning into your life is to devote yourself to loving others, devote yourself to your community around you, and devote yourself to creating something that gives you purpose and meaning.  
 -  Mitch Albom
  

  There is no hope of success for the person who does not have a central purpose, or definite goal at which to aim.  
 -  Napoleon Hill
  

  I am here for a purpose and that purpose is to grow into a mountain, not to shrink to a grain of sand. Henceforth will I apply ALL my efforts to become the highest mountain of all and I will strain my potential until it cries for mercy.  
 -  Og Mandino
  

  Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.  
 -  Plato
  

  Following all the rules leaves a completed checklist. Following your heart achieves a completed you.  
 -  Ray Davis
  

  Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and the end of human existence.  
 -  Rev Run
  

  Your purpose in life is to find your purpose and give your whole heart and soul to it.  
 -  Siddhartha Gautama
  

  Life without a purpose is a languid, drifting thing; every day we ought to review our purpose, saying to ourselves, 'This day let me make a sound beginning, for what we have hitherto done is naught!'  
 -  Thomas Kempis
  

  When faith replaces doubt, when selfless service eliminates selfish striving, the power of God brings to pass His purposes.  
 -  Thomas S. Monson
  

  In life, love is never planned. It does not happen for a reason. But when love is real, it becomes your plan for life and your reason for living.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Everything that God allows to come our way is always with a purpose. He uses even the greatest error and deepest pain to mold us into a better person.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Remember, no matter what we look like, we are all here for a reason, and have our own unique and special place in the world, so embrace each other from your heart...  
 -  Unknown
  

  Everything that God allows to come our way is always with a purpose. He uses even the greatest error and deepest pain to mold us into a better person.  
 -  Unknown
  

  In life you'll realize that there is a purpose for every person you meet. Some are there to test you, some will use you, some will teach you, and some will bring out the best in you.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Having a rough morning? Place your hand over your heart...feel that? That's called purpose. You're alive for a reason; Don't give up.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Don't try to find a point behind everything, find a purpose.  
 -  Unknown
  

  When times are difficult, remind yourself that no pain comes to you without a purpose.  
 -  Unknown
  

  God has a purpose for your pain, a reason for your struggles, and a reward for your faithfulness.  
 -  Unknown