With the help of her eight peers, her mother, and encouraging grandmother, Melba Pattillo Beals was able to overcome all of the obstacles that were standing in her way to a bright future. Melba was able to earn a bachelor’s degree from San Francisco State University and achieved a graduate degree from Columbia University. She worked as an NBC reporter for a long period of time. Today she is the author of books about public relations and is a communications consultant. Her book Warriors Don’t Cry received a Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Book Award and also received an ALA Notable Book in 1995.
Elizabeth had the chance to do amazing things with her life, and she took it. She chose to stand up and take action for women's rights. Elizabeth Blackwell is an inspiration to the world. She will always be remembered for her extraordinary determination and
As she continues to climb the ladder to being a successful author she will learn new things and continue to let her imagination and creativity flow whether it is in the children, young adult, or adult genre. Melissa is still pretty young and she still has plenty to write about and become an even greater more knowledgeable writer. Melissa manages to please her fans by keeping in touch with them through social media by answering their questions and keeping them updated on what she is working on. Most Recently, Melissa has paired with a famous social media star Lele Pons to create Surviving High School and just published her new book SomethinginBetween which was more of a surprise novel. Melissa's fan base and writing expertise keep on thriving as she continues with her successful yet stressful life letting her imagination thrive and
I have watched a lot of inspiring movies and I would say that Temple Grandin is the most striking. This movie revolves around a woman named, Temple Grandin, who became successful despite having limitations due to her autism. She graduated as college valedictorian and she also completed her Ph.D. Furthermore, the movie also shows the importance of moral support and understanding to the persons with autism for their consolation and feeling of relief. I commend the movie for effectively showing how a person with autism or disability like Temple Grandin could overcome her limitations and eventually become successful. The movie clearly emphasized that the support, help, understanding, respect and acceptance of people are some of the vital factors that influence the persons with autism to be optimistic in order to have a positive outlook in life.
However , there are very opposing themes such as money and gender as well. First in the Slave girl , Shyima was 10 years old when she was taken . She had lived with the Ibrahims and worked for very little pay .Her mother decided it was time for shy’mia to help out the white people next door out into the farmhouse.
Sarah Breedlove, also known as Madam C.J. Walker, born on December twenty-third of eighteen sixty-seven in Delta, Louisiana. Sarah Breedlove is to be considered lucky as to which she was the first child in her family to be a “free-born” from slavery once her parents were allowed to leave. She lived a tragedy at such an early age of seven with the withdrawal of her parents’ lives in this world. Sarah was then later in the custody of her older sister.
The Most Influential Woman of Her Time “You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.” , Rosa Parks strongly stated. She truly believed in this and followed it to her own success as well as the success in the country. Her childhood impacted her future.(Simple) The bus boycott supplied new actions for the country and Rosa.
According to the Webster dictionary, honor is defined as “to regard with great respect”. While I, however, agree with this definition, I also think honor, is how well you serve God. I also believe honor is when someone does something to help others, overcomes a great obstacle, or achieves a goal of many, we should recognize what they have achieved. Elizabeth Blackwell is a perfect example what it is to be honorable. In her short 89 years, she achieved many great things.
For instance, I have goals in my life that I want to achieve and I will not give up until I accomplish them. I admire Selena for all of her hard work and dedication she contributed to her community. She wanted people to do good with their lives and to become successful. She influenced many people and they looked up to her as a great role model. I would most definitely include Selena on future lists as being important to the history of Latin America because she proved to everyone that anybody can do anything they want in their life as long as they put their minds to it and do not give up no matter what the circumstances
Carrie Underwood is my favorite celebrity by far because she is an amazing person to look up to. She is constantly placing others before herself and keeping God number one in her personal life. Her life story is an enormous motivation for girls everywhere. There is not another single human being that I would rather be for a single
For some children this may alter their happiness and cause them to have a personality shift to something that isn’t like them. Despite the odds, Nancy remained happy and motivated, leading to her success in high school. As she moved into adolescence and young adulthood, Nancy showed her personality by being determined to becoming a distinguished actress. She worked extremely hard to land many roles, and went lengths to fix her reputation when it was altered by the press. Once Nancy met the love of her life Ronald, she assumed the role of the primary caregiver.
Marian Anderson was a driven African American singer. "We don't take colored" (Collins 106). Marian was deprived of singing in many places because of the color of her skin. She was always well behaved and never wanted conflict so she never would argue.
Journal #1 One main event that occurs in the first third of One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest is the first group meeting Mr. McMurphy joined on the ward. Nurse Ratched begins to talk about another patient named Harding, and his issues with his wife. After listening to what the nurse had to say, McMurphy made an inappropriate joke concerning the matter of Harding’s wife. Everyone was amused with his joke, except for Nurse Ratched.
Opening Paragraph Janine Shepherd is not only an inspiration, but she has also proven people wrong. Hit by a truck she had several injuries and was diagnosed partial paraplegic, meaning she was most likely not to be able to walk again. Years after her accident the ability of walking came back to her and she became known not for walking but for her accomplishments. Janine Shepherd faced many challenges, but overcame them and proved people wrong and inspired others with her books and her plane flying ability. INNOVATE Janine Shepherd was an elite athlete, but that changed when she was hit by a utility truck.