Importance Of Success In Education

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Success is surely rewarding but failure teaches an invaluable lesson. I value my failures as much as I treasure my accomplishments.It is because of all the setbacks and disappointments i have experienced in life that have made me stronger, resilient and more confident, experiences that I would never trade in for anything. I have a very realistic outlook on life which helps me make practical decisions. My philosophy is that every experience one goes through in life happens for a reason, to teach us something that we wouldn 't have learned otherwise and that every cloud has a silver lining. I come from a family where it is not uncommon for girls to be married off before they turn 18. With the support of my parents I have been able to break that chain for myself by being the first girl in my family to not just graduate but also peruse a career. In a society where women are restricted to doing household chores and looking after their families, I have been fortunate enough to have the support to follow my passion and make my own decisions. Having diverse interests and hobbies, ranging from commercial aviation and small scale entrepreneurial ventures to baking, and teaching college algebra and calculus, I believe that the key to personal and intellectual growth is to keep trying different things and challenge yourself constantly. My latest challenge is a 10,000 ft skydive! Studying through the university of London international programmes has been one of the most daunting
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