Many people would give a similar answer to what they want in life. They want to be safe and secure. It’s a trap!
You look for a nice house, a nice school and some investment that you can retire on. That preparation is brilliant but this blessing is short. We need to prepare for our life hereafter with such zeal.
The way to achieve this is through praying our five prayers, giving respect, being of good character. Many times, outwardly pious people loose through their bad character. Do you think shaytaan does not come to a pious person? Shaytaan tricks you to think you are better than others. To think you are better are than others is against the sunnah and a trick of shaytaan.
This world is a means to get to jannah so lets use this time here to do the actions which will lead is to jannah.