'Achievement' is to take the broad canopy of experiences to make an impacting difference to a simple thing.
'Living'(life fully) is to discover and understand, how much depth there is to that apparent simple thing.
Without real achievements, you can never discover living. Without truly living, you can never really achieve anything.
....And yes, there are lots of immaterial achievements (ironically mostly identified by their materialistic value), and there is life in the fast lane, where every one is in a hurry to reach ahead, so that they can enjoy life with the time they worked so hard to save!
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