Success In Life Essay

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What is success? To many people it could be making a lot of money or having a great job. While these examples can be a part of success, it is more than just having all the money in the world or the best car. According to dictionary.com success is defined as "the favorable or prosperous termination of attempts or endeavors; the accomplishment of one's goals". This means that if you accomplish your goals, that is success, but success can mean something to you personally. I personally see success as being able to say I accomplished everything I wanted to and lived a great and fulfilling life. There are many aspects of my life that I want to be successful in. One area in my life that I want to be successful in is the area of sports. I play baseball…show more content…
Rakul Preet Singh said "for me, fitness is not just about hitting the gym; it's also about an inner happiness and overall well being". In my physical life I want to maintain a healthy body and stay active. I do this by going to the gym and constantly staying active by playing sports or just working outside. Some of the goals I want to succeed in, in my physical life is benching two hundred and fifty pounds, growing each major muscle such as my biceps, triceps and chest and also I would like to decrease the time it takes me to run a mile. These are some of the goals that I have set for the short term but for the long term I would like to maintain an active life and keep my health the best it can be. Like I mentioned before I must succeed in my spiritual life. This area is much more important to me than any other area because when you succeed in this area you will succeed for eternity. When I say eternity I mean it literally because I believe that we either go to heaven or hell and when I make it to heaven I will know I have succeeded in life. The King James Version of the Bible in Mathew 25:21 says "His lord said unto him, Well done, thou good and faithful servant: thou hast been faithful over a few things, I will make thee ruler over many things: enter thou into the joy of thy lord". The day that I stand in front of the lord I want to hear these words and that is the ultimate success to
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