Even though Marston’s belief is a very uplifting idea, in reality, a person will most likely end up fighting themself at one point. Ideally, life would be something people could just waltz right through; but, those who believe that are often dreaming. Messy, unpredictable, and challenging, that is life for the most part. Yet, much of these
Classical heroes were characters who were courageous and act not only for themselves but for others. They were modest leaders who cared for their people and empire. These heroes encouraged their men to be the greatest they can be and conquered land together. Roman heroes did not care if they were remembered nor if they were admired, all they cared for is the state. They wanted their state to great and live on for years.
Danny proved that just because of your size, doesn’t mean you can’t be the best. His dedication proves that he is willing to sacrifice anything, which many people should learn from. Just because you fail once, doesn’t mean you just stop and give up, you try harder the next time to accomplish your dreams and it could lead you to a successful
Being able to overcome an obstacle in life is a challenge. The challenge is not always simple, but it is possible. If a positive attitude is kept, anything can be conquered. In Richard Connell's short story "The Most Dangerous Game," big game hunter Sanger Rainsford is tested in the following ways: strong versus the weak, the value of life, and becoming what he fears. Rainsford had to learn to overcome his weaknesses.
Arguably the most important of these characteristics is honor. Honor is more than just being respected by others, although that is part of it; honor is more about showing integrity in ones actions, especially in the Anglo-Saxon society. When Beowulf went to the land of the Danes to fight Grendel, he did not do it simply because he wanted the reward, but because he wanted to protect his people and the people of the closely allied Danes. Beowulf only did it because he felt it was his job because it tied into his duty to protect his king, and he also recalls that he had been so successful in past endeavors when he proudly states, “They had in remembrance my courage and might. Many had seen me come safe from the conflict.” (Raffel, 321-322) This quote also shows off Beowulf’s ego as he boasts his courage and might.
At the beginning, he knew that he was going to win the battles. In addition to defeating his enemies, he also needs to survive. He has struggled with surviving, but his perseverance has pushed him through. Crane writes, “ By this struggle
It is part of life to want to succeed and have dreams be fulfilled. Many people gain fulfillment through hard work and persistence. This is how Macbeth was at the beginning of the story. He was a brave warrior who was known and even honored by the king. Unfortunately, Macbeth’s ambition takes control and he decides that he wants more power no matter what it takes to get
Mariah Sanabria “Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome.” Booker T. Washington Life can often be full of obstacles. However, that does not mean that overcoming them and being successful is not possible. Obstacles in life are there as challenges. Obstacles that people face will show who they really are. Booker T. Washington’s successful life was not handed to him; he had to fight for his great success.
He was powerful, and his agility was maintained for decades. His inability to back down from conflict displayed his boldness. Whether we agree or disagree with Castro 's leadership styles, these points can be applied to our personal and professional lives as we strive toward becoming successful leaders. It may be useful to focus on sustainability in the face of adversity because to reap success; one may have to engage in battles. Castro was fearless in battles, and we can use this point to help push us forward.
I want my future to be successful, but I know that cannot be achieved without hard work. As long as you are passionate, self determined, and motivated, the hard work it takes to be successful is nothing compared to the luxury of happiness. I truly believe success is drawn from passion and hard work, and my brother’s college career can prove that. Because of his success, I am more self determined to have a future just like he will: Full of passion, hard work and happiness. I am motivated to work hard on every paper, exam, and project because it will only prepare me more for the future I possess.