On Meaning

  • Meaning is personal.
  • Anything can be meaningful, but not everything is.
  • Without meaning, life feels heavy and burdened.
  • Art is meaningful when and because it supports the weight of the unsaid.
  • Beliefs are meaningful when and because they support the weight of the unknown and the unknowable.
  • Values are meaningful when and because they support the weight of mortality and suffering.
  • Leisure is meaningful when and because it supports the weight of desire.
  • Meaning is meaningful when and because it supports the weight of freedom.
  • Relationships are meaningful when and because they are collaborations on building meaning.

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