One of Don Miguel Ruiz’s four agreements is “Always do your best.”
In the Yoga Tradition that means living life with purpose and meaning. Doing our best is grounded in the reality that we are spiritual beings who are here for a reason, whether that physical existence is long or short.
In the western world people interpret our innate desire to make a difference in the world as doing something important in the eyes of another. Although the recognition that we receive from others is very encouraging