How do life experiences shape our values?

We all experience life, but we don’t all live life for experience. I used to simply exist. I used to take what was given to me, positive or negative. I believed to be the way of this life. However, I stumbled across some interesting wisdom in a book called: Man’s Search for Meaning. It allowed my existential thinking to be brought to the surface, and it gave me permission to be me and take control of my life. Then a question surfaced from this new understanding: How do my life experiences shape my life? And Can I determine how I will experience life all together? I got some interesting answers from these questions. Here are the 3 ways life experiences …

Knowledge, Experience, Creativity

Someday your teacher said, F = m.a where a is vector of acceleration and m is a mass. Or it must be P = ρgh, p = m.v, W = ΔE blah blah blah. They are called knowledge and since we know it, we should able to create something. For example, from the second Newton equation, we can know many things like, thing must accelerate at the same direction as total force works into it and the heavier its mass, the more Force needed to make it accelerated more. But, how to apply that equation in our life? Have you ever wonder why our car need an adjustable brake and accelerator pedal? why don’t they make it single value? And why bigger airplane need bigger wings to …

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