I’m fascinated by what makes for a significant life.
As someone who wrote a book on happiness and fulfillment (although I don’t claim to know everything about these subjects!), these tend to be topics I think about a lot.
I’ve had the privilege of interacting with many people who are leading lives of purpose, humility, courage and commitment.
Based on these interactions, I’ve come up with a list of nine questions that these remarkable people ask themselves regularly.
I’ve no doubt that the following nine questions have the potential to change your life.
1. "What do I want people to say about me at my funeral?"
This might seem like a sad or morbid question, but it isn’t. We’re all going to die one day. Asking ourselves this question helps to frame our current life in terms of our eventual death.
On the day I turned 22, I distinctly remember thinking to myself: “22 isn’t that young any more. There are so many people who die before the age of 22. I’m going to die one day. The questionRead More »from 9 questions that will change your life