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The Meaning of Life: Will Durant

Thought, by its very development, seems to have destroyed the value and significance of life. The growth and spread of knowledge, for which so many idealists and reformers prayed, has resulted in a disillusionment which has almost broken the spirit … Continue reading

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The Meaning of Life: Esquire

The best way to make your dreams come true is to wake up. Muhammad Ali (1942-), Esquire The Meaning of Life: Wisdom, Humor, and Damn Good Advice from 64 Extraordinary Lives, edited by Ryan D’Agostino, 2009 Esquire’s The Meaning of … Continue reading

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The Meaning of Life: Apostate Interviews

If we simply look at the worldviews of the apostates … most of them see no ultimate, grand, or magically divine meaning of life, but they don’t despair. Rather, they believe that each person must find his or her own … Continue reading

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The Meaning of Life: Five Great Religions

A number of different methods have been used to test the validity of a belief. One method is to check a belief, and its implications, by its correspondence with objective facts. One might call it the test of actuality… There … Continue reading

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