Existential Questions

The Role of Wonder Development (or lack thereof) 

when Questioning the Meaning and Purpose of Existence

Wonder is a feeling of surprise mingled with admiration, caused by something beautiful, unexpected, unfamiliar, or inexplicable which increases curiosity and hopefulness. 

Development is a progression of change from completely out-of-control infants towards self-controlled adults. Development can be supported, arrested or re-visited. Human development is rarely linear across realms (social, emotional, physical, intellectual, spiritual). 

Existentialism is the searching for understanding, meaning and purpose in life.  Philosophers Kiekegaard and Camus argued that there are only three responses/answers: