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Enduring your own existance: Why?

Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by ball & chain, Jul 27, 2003.

  1. ball & chain

    ball & chain New Jack

    Joined: Jul 25, 2003 Messages: 16 Likes Received: 0
    Quiet simply put, why exist?
     
  2. mapo returns

    mapo returns Member

    Joined: May 4, 2003 Messages: 687 Likes Received: 0
    youll get alot of dumb answers like 'to smoke weed!', etc.
    but when you think about it its a good question.

    all the showering, teeth brushing, eating, drinking, sleeping, working, etc..what does it all add up to? is life really 'worth it' ?

    when you think about only a small fraction of your life is thoroughly enjoyed.

    ive thought about this alot..good post.
     
  3. mr_president

    mr_president Banned

    Joined: Nov 19, 2002 Messages: 5,691 Likes Received: 0
    LEAVING MY MARK ON THE WORLDOLA...

    :king:
     
  4. mr_president

    mr_president Banned

    Joined: Nov 19, 2002 Messages: 5,691 Likes Received: 0
    mapo- me and you are pretty damn similiar... i liked your response...

    im going to goto florida i think for that one paint jam in november or whenever it is, and we are going to kick it...

    more serious answer to this thread:

    i think about this shit all the time to, is life really worth it, seems like money owns everything, without it life sucks majorly. i hate how people try to be "cool" or how shit on tv gets so trendy and whatever else, its like nobody can just be cool being them...

    i dont know though, i need to find some more things that are worth doing in life so it is more meaningful...
     
  5. ball & chain

    ball & chain New Jack

    Joined: Jul 25, 2003 Messages: 16 Likes Received: 0
    If you haven't found a meaning for your life, what's your purpose? Your born to die, it's unavoidable...your whole life you're just prepairing yourself to die. If you've found no purpose or meaning in your life, is it really worth your time living it? I feel sometimes, not that the world would be better of without me, but that i'd be better off without the world...if that makes any sense.

    Some people exist because they decide too, some exist out of habit.

    "I think, therefore I exist"

    So once you realize your own existance, do you live consciously or do you return to a habit ridden consciousness?
     
  6. ball & chain

    ball & chain New Jack

    Joined: Jul 25, 2003 Messages: 16 Likes Received: 0
    you dont need to find anything, you need to take a look at the little things in life that you already have, and realize how meaningful they are to your everyday life.
     
  7. mapo returns

    mapo returns Member

    Joined: May 4, 2003 Messages: 687 Likes Received: 0
    miracle on 34th in Gainesville?
     
  8. D3N53one

    D3N53one Senior Member

    Joined: Oct 13, 2002 Messages: 1,484 Likes Received: 0
    we will be there as well.. me and swif.. who are you comming by with?
     
  9. villain

    villain Veteran Member

    Joined: Jul 12, 2002 Messages: 5,190 Likes Received: 2
    To understand our place in life we must first understand life itself. The world is full of stuff. You can break it down into good, bad stuff, you can break it down into religions, nations, cultures... Ultimately what is good and bad is the same basically though despite these divisions. The law is simple, "Do unto others as you would have them do unto you." But people make it complicated. There is an unfair balance of power so you cannot always do unto others as you would have them do unto you. This leads into things like mind control, oppression, killing sprees etc. etc. The list goes on and on. You could spend you're whole life trying to explain this. So the world is unfair and cruel right? Should we do anything about it? Wouldn't you want someone to do something about it? Of course. But what the hell can I do? Many things we can do. Anything we can do if you beleive in it strongly enough. heh, thats tough. Do what you can, but make it worthwhile. If you live for yourself, then you are going to lose yourself. Not only that but you become a tool for the purposes of others which may or may not be a good thing. Even worse you may not even know.
    The most important thing is to reach out to peoples hearts and minds. Love is the law. This is the greatest of all the Passions. If you do things out of love, you cannot regret it.
    I've puzzled over this stuff my whole life and still there is such a long way to go.... The journey may never end. At least in this lifetime.
     
  10. mr_president

    mr_president Banned

    Joined: Nov 19, 2002 Messages: 5,691 Likes Received: 0
    i feel like i got a few ideas of what im going to do with my life, but i just havent dove into any of them... i will be remembered by all when i go though...

    i like helping people, making them laugh, etc.

    im going to write a book one day, and a movie...

    then take over the world...
     
  11. sneak

    sneak Guest

    i cant really remember the last time i was actually, sincerely happy :eek:
     
  12. mr_president

    mr_president Banned

    Joined: Nov 19, 2002 Messages: 5,691 Likes Received: 0
    yea man, im the same way, and whats worse is i cant even think of what makes me happy hardly, anymore...

    :D
     
  13. GLIK$

    GLIK$ Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: Jul 23, 2002 Messages: 22,277 Likes Received: 117
    Why exist?

    If you need to even fucking question that kill yourself, and find out why exist.
     
  14. HELLSATAN

    HELLSATAN Member

    Joined: Oct 8, 2001 Messages: 378 Likes Received: 1
    work,buy,consume,die
    thats life
    wow that shit was deep
     
  15. ball & chain

    ball & chain New Jack

    Joined: Jul 25, 2003 Messages: 16 Likes Received: 0
    that's actually a pretty realistic outlook on life.
     
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