How Do We Form Our Personal Identity?

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"Who am I? Why am I here?"

A cliche philosophical quandary to be sure. However, it is continuing to ask questions like these which can lead you to some of the richest revelations in life.

As Socrates so famously uttered while defending himself on trial, "The unexamined life is not worth living."

In order to find true fulfillment, it is key that you gain a better understanding of who you are and how you function. It is only from knowing your personal identity that you can truly build a life of contentment for yourself.

Keep reading to find out where your personal identity comes from and how it is formed.

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