The purpose of life is not really space travel, backyard swimming pools, glider planes, entertainment extravaganzas, big, fast cars, or thrill pills.
What human beings are really seeking is individual happiness and self-realization. Human happiness thrives only in a certain kind of environment. The prerequisites for that environment are being destroyed. Many millions of people do not understand what is happening to them. They just know they are not genuinely happy. The answer to most of the problems is comparatively simple. Return to the fundamentals of life.
Get back to basics. Nothing in this life is ever going to be perfect, but it can be much more gratifying and a lot less dangerous if we can get back to the fundamentals that provided that amazing 5,000-year leap in the first place.
We have long neglected the basic human needs and replaced them with self-gratification and instant success. Instead of seeking ways to satisfy our spiritual body, we have instead been seeking the pleasures of the physical body.
If our spiritual needs aren’t being met, nothing in the physical world will satisfy our needs. When our spiritual needs are met, the physical manifestations we create are just icing on the cake.
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The founders, with the creation of our country and the sacred documents supporting it, can satisfy those needs. It provides the groundwork for mankind to fully reach his potential. No other form of government can provide that.
Taken from Skousen, W. Cleon’s book (2013-09-09). The Five Thousand Year Leap
His travels have taken him to most of the United States, as well as Australia, Belize, Egypt and the Canary Islands.
He has studied the Mayan culture of Central America as well as the aborigines of Australia. Photography has given him the opportunity to observe life in various parts of the world.
He has published several books about his adventures.
For more information, please consult his website,www.journeysthrulife.com.
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