What’s your definition of success?
Like beauty, success is in the eye of the beholder. My criteria for success may differ from yours, and therein lays the problem. Whenever you attempt to define success according to the wisdom of man, it’s continually subject to change and interpretation. This inconsistency leads to confusion and unfulfilled expectations.
Individuals are left in a quandary as to how to conduct their lives.
King Solomon eventually realized that when temporal success is your ultimate goal in life. It can be fueled by ungodly, evil desires.
EARTHLY OR ETERNAL REWARDS Who out there has heard of or experienced a mid-life crisis? Questioning the meaning of life. Questioning the wisdom of the choices you’ve devoted decades to fulfilling. Questioning why nothing you’ve achieved makes it worth getting out of bed. Questioning your sense of self and purpose. Like many, King Soloman questioned …
Many today accumulate facts. Believing it leads to eternal, everlasting truth— wisdom. But the knowledge of man can never be eternal. It must conform to the cyclic nature of the universe— birth, growth, then death. Although man may be able to delay the completion of the cycle for a period of time, it eventually must …