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176 Greatest Quotes About Purpose


I don't think anyone really knows the purpose of their existence. Oliver Sykes
Make your work to be in keeping with your purpose. Leonardo da Vinci
LIFE is WORTH LIVING when you find PURPOSE. Nick Vujicic
Passionate hatred can give meaning and purpose to an empty life. Eric Hoffer
I went to a bookstore and asked the saleswoman, 'Where's the self-help section?' She said if she told me, it would defeat the purpose. George Carlin
Without God, life has no purpose, and without purpose, life has no meaning. Without meaning, life has no significance or hope. Rick Warren
The writer must earn money in order to be able to live and to write, but he must by no means live and write for the purpose of making money. Karl Marx
Goods can serve many other purposes besides purchasing money, but money can serve no other purpose besides purchasing goods. Adam Smith
I always knew who I was, and I always ran from my true purpose... I know what my job is. And I always ran from it. Kevin Gates
The difference between successful people and really successful people is that really successful people say no to almost everything. Warren Buffett
God's purpose is more important than our plans. Myles Munroe
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
The purpose of information is not knowledge. It is being able to take the right action. Peter Drucker
Your purpose in life is to find your purpose and give your whole heart and soul to it. Buddha
Be a lamp, or a lifeboat, or a ladder. Help someone's soul heal. Walk out of your house like a shepherd. Rumi
The sole purpose of being rich is to give away money. Andrew Carnegie
Follow your passion. It will lead you to your purpose. Oprah Winfrey
Everything has a purpose. And that purpose has a story that goes along with it. It just depends on what your passion is. Kobe Bryant
Don’t compare your path with anybody else’s. Your path is unique to you. Ram Dass
Biology is the study of complicated things that have the appearance of having been designed with a purpose. Richard Dawkins
What am I living for and what am I dying for are the same question. Margaret Atwood
I'm reflective only in the sense that I learn to move forward. I reflect with a purpose. Kobe Bryant
Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it. Stephen Hawking
The purpose of life is not to be happy, the purpose of life is to matter. Leo Rosten
The greatest thing in this world is not so much where we stand as in what direction we are moving. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away. Pablo Picasso
The man who is happy is fulfilling the purpose of existence. Fyodor Dostoevsky
Mistakes are the necessary steps in the learning process; once they have served their purpose, they should be forgotten and not repeated. Vince Lombardi
The purpose of religion is to keep the poor from killing the rich. Napoleon Bonaparte
Life is what happens while you are busy making other plans. John Lennon
When you are inspired by some great purpose, some extraordinary project, all your thoughts break their bonds. Patanjali
The purpose of life is the expansion of happiness. Deepak Chopra
There can be no disparity in marriage like unsuitability of mind and purpose. Charles Dickens
The purpose of life is to contribute in some way to making things better. Robert Kennedy
The purpose of life is not to do what we want but what needs to be done. Christopher Paolini
The purpose of life is to believe, to hope, and to strive. Indira Gandhi
If it doesn't feel right, don't do it. That is the lesson, and that lesson alone will save you a lot of grief. Oprah Winfrey
The artist's job is not to succumb to despair but to find an antidote for the emptiness of existence. Woody Allen
I finally figured out the only reason to be alive is to enjoy it. Rita Mae Brown
Nothing is more creative... nor destructive... than a brilliant mind with a purpose. Dan Brown
A woman isn't complete without a man. But where do you find a man - a real man - these days? Lauren Bacall
There is a divine purpose behind everything - and therefore a divine presence in everything. Neale Donald Walsch
I believe God made me for a purpose, but he also made me fast. Eric Liddell
Beauty depends on purpose. It is in the elements best suited to their purpose or aim that beauty shines forth most strongly. Michelangelo
A pilgrim is a wanderer with a purpose. Peace Pilgrim
I am here for a purpose and that purpose is to grow into a mountain, not to shrink to a grain of sand. Og Mandino