13 People Share A Few Of The Things That Make Their Lives Worth Living

"A dream to inspire and make a difference."

It's always worth stepping back and reminding ourselves about some of the beautiful things we have to be thankful for. Each and every day, we have the opportunity to make an impact in our own lives and in the lives of others. But what, specifically, makes you excited to get up in the morning? What moments, people, or things do you appreciate more than most? 


Reddit user bhwtest asked, "What makes your life worth living?" and the responses gave us a glimpse at some of the things people value. Some people cited the little things, such as playing games, reading a good book, or seeing a stranger sing and dance in their car while stopped at a stoplight. Others highlighted the relationship they have with their loved ones or the relationships they hope to have. All in all, there are so many things to appreciate in life if we just take a moment to look around. 

Below are a few of our favorite responses from the thread. 

1. "The power to make other people's lives better."

2. "To make my parents proud."

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3. "The little things."

4. "Music."

5. "My son."

6. "That one day I will be in a great, loving relationship."

7. "That one day I will improve myself."

8. "Animals."

9. "Good food."

10. "A dream to inspire and make a difference."

11. "My wife and daughter."

12. "Laughter."

13. "My job."

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