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Daily Lift #172

Use Impatience For Meaning

We all have a deep and pervasive need for meaning. We want our lives to be meaningful. Not only is this so about our lives in general, but we feel distress and anxiety when we feel that time is being wasted on something that is meaningless.

Impatience teaches us an important lesson. It shows us that our time is valuable and we want to utilize it for meaningful activities.

(from Rabbi Pliskin's book "Patience," published by ArtScroll - www.artscroll.com)

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Visitor Comments: 1

(1) Juan, January 6, 2014 10:26 PM

"It shows us that our time is valuable and we want to utilize it for meaningful activities.:" This portion really spoke to me. Life is too short. We need clarity. We must pursue clarity and have our time spent on meaningful activities.

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