A mirror will always reflect the image of the beholder, so as you look into the Word of God which is our mirror (1 Peter 1:23) and you see a vast difference, don’t you think there’s something wrong?
Purpose to live your identity in Christ and enjoy your inheritance in Him. We have lived far too long below the standard and got comfortable.
A time is coming and it's even here when theorems propounded years ago and those yet to come cannot explain the problems we face. Where our world's esteemed men of wisdom and leaders will run out of words and solutions.
Though there are physical features such as your fingerprint, appearance, etc. which make us distinct people, what makes us successful is common to every human. Nobody was created with specific traits and abilities to be poor or rich, excel or fail.
The Gospel is being preached everyday through our experiences and interactions with people. I hope you will be one, through whom It will be preached perfectly.
Society might have changed since His time but the principle of standards still lives.
The young man wants to rise to fame and position like Joseph, Daniel, Shadrack, Meshach, and Abednego but is not ready to hold his integrity even if it will bring him shame and cause him to stand alone like they did.