A Positive Impact On Society Essay

763 Words Oct 7th, 2016 4 Pages
This was an interesting topic for me to write on because I know what I want to do with my life but my actually meaning, I was not so sure. I guess it could be that by the time I die, I would want to hope that there has been some better change in regards to rights and equality for people with disabilities and that the population is portrayed in a better limelight around the world. While I know that the idea of full equality by the entire human race will never happen, I just hope that my fellow citizens start treating their fellow human beings with disabilities better and that Hollywood and TV stations start showing them as a positive impact on society and not a negative. I realize that my dream is gigantic and I cannot do it alone or will even be done in my lifetime, yet alone my kids, but I am striving for enough people demanding change that societal norms will be adapted.
According to Wong in 1998, there are three components that participate in producing an experience of meaning: motivational/behavioral, cognitive, and emotional. The motivational/behavioral component is one where a meaningful life is never dull and each activity you do is symbolic of what your place on earth is for. The cognitive piece is taking charge of your life by forcing your thoughts to become your actions to the fullest extent possible. The last component is the emotional piece where you get a huge sense of accomplishment when you combine the first two components. In short, you will fill better…

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