You are the prize in your life. The greatest prize you will ever receive. First, however, you have to do something intensely profound.
You have to be willing to do the work necessary to have a deeply spiritual life. Eating, sleeping, breathing and all those other physical things humans perform perfunctorily will not make you the prize you desire to be.
Neither will going to the right schools. Studying the right subjects. Being born from and knowing the right people. Getting the right job.