I joined the army to avenge the deaths of my family and to survive, but I’ve come to learn that if I am going to take revenge, in that process I will kill another person whose family will want revenge; then revenge and revenge and revenge will never come to an end…” (Beah 2007 pg 199). Ishmael learned from his own experience that revenge never gives you the justice you are searching for. Getting revenge doesn’t bring anybody back from the dead, it doesn’t fix any problem and it doesn’t heal the pain inside of you. Readers should take this lesson to heart because, we don’t have to learn the hard way like Ishmael; we can learn
Life 's meaning is a personal journey: Atheist around the world find consolation in these words, as it is more important to live the life you know, instead of worrying about the one that is not guaranteed. Dr. Ronnegard, the author of this article has found out at the age of 37 that he has stage 4 lung cancer, causing him to look back at his life and wonder, what will he leave behind? The paper explains why living an irrational life is more painful and unnecessary, and claims that the best way live is through the Humanist approach and looking at life subjectively. In Atheist in a Foxhole, Dr. Ronnegard makes two main points; claims of God 's existence or will is due to the fear of death, and the meaning of life is descriptive, not objective. The fear of death makes people irrational and cling to things that don 't make sense, like in John 11:25: "he that believeth in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live."
I believe they need to watch out because I am coming for that win in every tournament I play in. I do not accept anything but wins if I don 't come out on top I just need to put in the extra hours to become the best possible I can be. Finally I believe that I am on another level than all of my golfing society and will stay on top. Describe your mentor- My mentor is my father Charlie
Anything you lose comes round in another form.” – Rumi Small acts never go waste; you may lose something that is so close to your heart, but doesn’t feel sorry for that ever, everything you are facing in your life carries a secret vision to improve your overall future. As we have a limited view of our life, so most of the time we shall not be able to predict that one. “When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.” – Rumi Don’t do any work if your heart says no to you. Always follow your heart, Our soul never lies to us; it was our brain that works as a culprit. The source of all our grief comes from that time when we override our soul’s decisions.
He is typical middle class guy with good loving parents whom decided all about his future several steps ahead. But Martin declined this future and became a racer in spite for his parents. He hasn't been in contact with them since. He became a good racer and he's got to the previous season's champion Dick Solist's team. Now Martin is taking part in the world’s most important race in a potential champions‘ team but he's got no family to share his joy.
Move around, be nomadic, make each day a new horizon” (Krakauer 57). According to him, a secure future eats the brave spirit and makes you boring to live a routine everyday. He did not go to law school because he saw no reason to waste his time and money. To him, life was given by God to search and explore the beauty and depths of the world and not for a stable, repetitive and unexciting life. Everett wrote to his brother that he would not go back to city life.
Please return all mail I receive to the sender. It might be a very long time before I return South. If this adventure turns fatal and you don't ever hear from me again I want you to know you’re a great man. I now walk into the the wild. Alex.”(page 3) This quote really supports my author's purpose because it shows that Chris(Alex) was following his dream of not wanting to socially conform and to just get away from all responsibilities and ties to anybody and just live on his own.
This traps believers such as Adil in a state of timelessness, because his course of action and lifestyle will never change as long as he is alive. This state of living continues on until he is completely depleted from the consequences of war and hence, becomes helpless. Such a behavior will cause Adil to eventually condition himself to lose the will to resist, and fail to see the potential for hope in hopeless situations. Overall, both courses of ideologies have their downfalls if explicitly followed. Yet, such courses of actions are seen in modern examples of systemic racism against Muslims in Western societies, such as the United States.
Ideally, the best way to survive on an island is to all stay together. Have everyone take up a task for the day and help each other survive. However, as shown in William Golding’s Lord of the Flies, it doesn’t allows work that way. Responsibilities are deserted, people become more uncivilized, and there will most likely be a fight for leadership. Obligations, responsibilities, and rules are very important and needed for a civilization to survive; however, when there are no consequences to one’s actions, human behavior becomes more savage and less civilized
For example, according to Sandy Koufax, he wanted to make people understand that they have to pride. He believed that everyone should have pride, to stand up by yourself, and, overall, to be proud of yourself because by being proud of what we believe, we are going to be prouder of each other’s. Furthermore, Eric Liddell did not believe in playing sports on Sundays, even if it meant not participating in the Olympic event in which he had trained for many years. For that reason, he