Scratch underneath the surface, where does your purpose lie?
It seems our will is worthless, like we're

from GZA (Ft. Killah Priest) – Beneath the Surface Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Everything has a deeper meaning and everything has a purpose, you just have to look beneath the surface. :D

Scratch underneath the surface, where does your purpose lie?
It seems our will is worthless, like we’re pawns beneath the sky
“our will” being worthless “like we’re pawns beneath the sky” is a reference to fatalism (a philosophical doctrine emphasizing the subjugation of all events or actions to fate)

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