Throughout the book he also demonstrates skill. This helps him fight his way through the many obstacles he faces trying to get home. Resilience is another very important thing that Odysseus displays across the entirety of the book. This is important because it is what keeps Odysseus going on his journey home. All of this joint demonstrates that not
He had been caught for robbery around Tasmania quite regularly and when he was sent to Port Arthur, he met two bushrangers, George Jones and Lawrence Kavanagh. The two offered to teach Martin about the business of bushranging in exchange for him to lead them in an escape plan. After their successful escape, the three built a life together near New Norfolk. When they had settled, Martin sent a letter to his beloved who later joined him (Scott, 14). The three men began their bushranging career, robbing inns, houses and travellers without necessary violence, earning them the title of ‘gentlemen bushrangers’ (Robson & Russel, 1966).
Even though Joe had Bad luck with his parents Harry and Thula, Joe was lucky for them because without their departure, Joe would not have been able to thrive the way he did. It is obvious when someone has everything made for them life is easy and struggle free, yet Joe worked for the things he got and life was a battle. Stress and the worry about survival is what made Joe a successful man by which he had to provide for himself.
The grief and depression that is caused by the loss of loved ones in war greatly affects family members in Homer’s epic. Menelaos is one person who suffers loss caused by war. After fighting in the arduous Trojan war and achieving victory, the violent sea shipwrecks him and his companions on their way home. As a result of the loss of all of his friends, Menelaos feels “...nothing but grief...for
Because of the alchemist telling him this, he knows his Personal Legend and continues to work for it. Out of the many challenges people face in life, some still just give up instead of persevering. The Alchemist, however, shows that people should never give up, but instead fight through bad situations to complete their goals. Others may think we are just suffering when we persevere, but “no heart has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dreams, because every second of the search is a second’s encounter with God and with eternity” (Coelho 134).
Oprah Winfrey told us, in addition to money, you will also need to realize the meaning of life. You should make your work meaningful, because meaningful to enrich your life really. What you really want is that you trust, appreciate and cherish your people around you around. This is when you are truly
So, in the end, optimists and pessimist have their own different perspectives but that does not mean they cannot coexist. Often we find ourselves being optimistic and pessimistic at the same to take the best choices in our lives. But, being optimistic will pay off in many fields of life, whether it is your lover you are dealing with or battling cancer or even having a tough boss, optimists will have the upper
I can’t really define success. I don’t think anyone can, but to me success is when you have worked very hard for what you have accomplished and when you are able to triumph over obstacles and barriers in life. “When you wanna succeed, as bad as you wanna breathe, then you’ll be successful.” (Eric Thomas) what success really means to me is hard work.
Living in hope, with our beliefs, and with little expectation of others is the way forward. My parents, simple and honest human beings, have high expectations of me, wishing that I too, like them, grew up to be an honorable person. Martin Luther King’s life inspires the determined and I agree that to give up on life or stop is deplorable. Irrespective of the hurdles, to push ahead with all one’s might is the only way to succeed. Living this philosophy, my father, a genuine rags to riches story, altered my life, leading by example and encouraging me to follow the path of righteousness.
Being motivated can help you achieve what others think you never will. What does it mean to be motivated? Motivation is that feeling inside that pushes a person to go harder and no one was more motivated to be the best than Muhammad Ali. Throughout life he Ali had many doubters but he still reached his goals. In life different things can motivate you to achieve a particular goal.