life [lahyf] Show IPA noun, plural lives [lahyvz] Show IPA , adjective. noun 1. the condition that distinguishes organisms from inorganic objects and dead organisms, being manifested by growth through metabolism, reproduction, and the power of adaptation to environment through changes originating internally. 2. the sum of the distinguishing phenomena of organisms, especially metabolism, growth, reproduction, and adaptation to environment. 3. the animate existence or period of animate existence of an individual: to risk one's life; a short life and a merry one. 4. a corresponding state, existence, or principle of existence conceived of as belonging to the soul: eternal life. 5. the general or universal condition of human existence: Too bad, but life is like that.
The meaning of life is a challenge. We all get different levels. But in the end it is based on beating that game. So do your best, restart if you have, and continue pressing that A on the control to continue jumping those obstacles.
I came from the earth, I will return to the earth as ashes, my Soul having left my body when I drew my last breath. Life is what I make happen to myself and others between those times. I ask God every night for the strength in mind, body, heart and spirit, so that I can make the lives of those I love as meaningful as possible. By doing so, my life will be filled with love, happiness and good. I also know there will be sorrow along the way but at those times God supports me and carries me if the sorrow is too great.