The Meaning in Life

Seeking a life that matters.

To Mean, or Not To Mean

"The tragedy of modern man is not that he knows less and less about the meaning of his own life, but that it bothers him less and less." -Vaclav Havel- For the sake of argument, let's say that the esteemed Vaclav Havel is right and we are bothered less and less by the question of meaning in our lives...is that bad? Several decades of research have been conducted on this question, and the evidence is strong. Read More

Great Quote!

I love the quote at the beginning of this post. It truly is sad that people don't care that they don't know themselves. Knowing one's self is critical to enjoying life and living it to the fullest. If we don't care that we don't know, we are most certainly missing out.

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Michael Steger, Ph.D., is a faculty member in the Counseling Psychology and Applied Social Psychology programs at Colorado State University.

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