The Crucial Question: Why Do We Work?

Why do we work? Why do we pry ourselves out of bed every morning instead of chasing after one pleasure-filled adventure after another? Why do we engage in hard tasks, invest countless hours, and spend the majority of our waking lives doing something that doesn't involve Netflix and donuts. Well, we work because we have to make a living. Sure. But is that it? Absolutely not!

"Everyone has his own specific vocation or mission in life; everyone must carry out a concrete assignment that demands fulfillment. Therein he cannot be replaced, nor can his life be repeated. Thus, everyone's task is as unique as his specific opportunity to implemen