Identifying, accepting and following our purpose brings meaning into our lives. Please scroll to the bottom of this forum page to add your own comments or content. Chains of Reality The philosophical, psychological, ethical, religious and metaphysical theories on the "Meaning of Life" fill countless movies , books , seminars and sermons, however the song, "Chains of Reality" asks "What gives your life meaning?" How do you define meaning? Does the search for meaning motivate, or frustrate, you, or is it beyond your ability to consider right now as you struggle just to get through each day? Or as Soren Kierkegaard would say, are you paralyzed by the infinite or by the finite, or by both?