In his homily, the Pope challenged his listeners to help young people encounter Christ, and through this new generation of Christians, evangelize politics, the economy and the working world.
A short article well worth reading. Yes The Holy Father was mainly addressing the youth of Sardinia at the time but I think his words are for every young person, words we all need to hear.
Another article titled
Holy Father encourages young people to discover God to find true freedom
On Sunday evening, Pope Benedict addressed young people in the Italian city of Cagliari encouraging them to seek family, spiritual and intellectual formation and profound faith in response to the individualism and consumerism that characterize the world today.
Please read the section following the line “the Pope recalled three values emphasized by John Paul II during his visit to Sardinia 23 years ago: family, intellectual and moral formation, and profound faith.” full article