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#tds142 What does it mean to you to lead a good life? | The Daily Stillness Find a place where you can be alone with your thoughts, what is your answer to this question?
I feel quite uptight watching this video. The answers seem to be around what makes a good life for me. Perhaps it is generational, but I would associate a good life as one in which good was done (that good might just be not doing too much harm).
I was not particularly inspired by these folk. They have been lucky, like me, to have ended up living in the first world, with a tremendous amount of privilege.
I am not claiming that I have done any better on living a good life and I am sure in many cases these folk have done great things for other folk, but they define a 'good life' in a way that surprised me.
I would have expected the odd mention of the Golden rule.
Do the words tell us anything, I pulled them out of the captions and made a wordle.
ccSubs: Download Subtitles & Closed Captions for Videos & Movies is goof for grabbing the subs from youtube.