There was a boy named Socrates, 17 years old, and now attending college in University of the Philippines. It was his first day of school, and he went to his first subject.
Good Morning Class! Welcome, hope you survive this semester. Now, let’s proceed to our first topic, Life. So what is Life and what is the purpose of life to us? Anyone?
Okay, how about theothers?”
Also, man is a goal-seeking animal. His life only has meaning if he is reaching out and striving for his goals. In that way, he can achieve happiness.”
That was Aristotle, he was the valedictorian in his school. He sure knows a lot. Then I said,
Happiness is themeaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
What screws us up the most is the picture in our head of what it's supposed to be. We tend to overthink in life, and people who overthink will not participate in some activities because they are afraid.
Comedy aims at representing men as worse, Tragedy as better than in actual life.
Life contains but two tragedies. One is not to get your heart’s desire; the other is to get it.
Give a bowl of rice to a man and you will feed him for a day. Teach him how to grow his own rice and you will save his life. It’s like saying that man must not only be dependent to the government or to the donations that will be given to him.
Confucius is also a valedictorian in his school. He is a silent type of person except if the topic is interesting to him. I guess this topic is interesting to him.
How can you say that Life is full of mystery Socrates?
Okay, guess we have different opinions aboutlife.