Game Of Life Quotes (28 quotes)
Finding Meaning in Life through the Game of Life
February 5, Real life is the game that — literally — everyone is playing. But it can be tough. This is your guide. There are some fun mini-games — like dancing, driving, running, and sex — but the key to winning is simply managing your resources.
The other day I came across one of those ubiquitous articles about the Problem with Men. And it had this line : 'life is not a race, it's not a game, and it's not a fight'. The problem, the author suggested, was men were attached to the wrong metaphor for life. He preferred 'life is a dance' - that frames life in a non-competitive and open way. In the Quran, Allah likewise says: 'We didn't create the heavens and the earth, and all that is between, for mere play.
Any attempt to control it like hiding a card up your sleeve is cheating. You have to play the cards given to you. Sometimes you get good cards. Sometimes they are lousy. And, just like in life, evaluating each card alone will not give you an accurate view of what you have.
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Virtual worlds give back what has been scooped out of modern life. When I was seven, my parents bought me and my brother an Atari , the first mass game console. One night, we snuck down in the middle of the night only to discover my Dad already playing. My brother and I loved going to local arcades and try to make a few quarters last as long as possible. It was the perfect set of incentives—you win, you keep playing. We became very good at video games. My friends and I would sit next to each other in a house with several networked computers taking on strangers and talking trash.