Sharing our thoughts it’s decisive and all our speech has to be explain the root of the problem with facts based on the reality, otherwise we can retract into silence or violence. This book has been extremely useful for me, because it has taught me how to maintain control in those crucial moments, probably it is easier for me know to spot those with the reactions like silence or violence which are attitudes that usually we know that happen but probably what I did not know is that it happens when the person doesn’t feel safe, that’s the key. Normally, when we don’t know the strategies it is harder for us to identify what we are doing wrong, therefore we can make numerous mistakes. We have to bear in mind that always has to prevail the mutual respect and the mutual purpose to have a fruitful crucial conversation. Therefore, mastering this skill of effective communication can make a difference in all the aspects in our
Whenever we need to break unsatisfactory habits, change our ways of thinking, or even do something differently, no matter how hard we try, many of us go back to our old habits/selves. It is important to use all our will and realize when we are referring back to our old ideology and try as much as we can to build a new way of thinking. Through many classic stories, main characters look as if they are on their road to change by starting to build the new, but it is just too hard for them and they want conformity, so they go back to their old selves. According to the article, “Teen Gangstas”, by Raychelle Cassada Lohmann, the plight of Ponyboy Curtis, the protagonist from S.E. Hinton’s classic young adult novel, The Outsiders, will end tragically unless he adopts a pet in which he grows and bond and cares for.
It is like saying you are learning from you mistakes or you are trying to find a better way. Using the traditional way is when you use your beliefs to prove something. The pros to this is that you can use a lot more references when you are trying to study something. You can get a lot from past studies of scientists and try to continue or improve what they have started. You can learn from the past mistakes and see what can be changed so that those mistakes would not be repeated.
In The Book Thief, there are many times when the characters have matured from being selfish to caring for others. Liesel,Rudy and Hans like most people in hard times would only care to help themselves survive but they grow to understand the importance of thinking and helping others.The novel teaches us that we need to be willing to look past ourselves and go help others even if that means putting our own safety on the
This proves that even though times are different and the culture have changed, important messages will be forever valuable and can be used as a source of learning. The wise learn from history, while the fool learns from mistakes. We can always learn important lessons from our own mistakes and try to prevent the same events from happening in the future, but why not learn from the mistakes of people in the past and make perfect the first time? Literature can preserve the human experience for future generations, and stories are the best ways to express
However, the influence of his father was provoking Thomas to think more deeply about making the right decision by himself. On the other hand, the code-switching that Thomas was induced to, causing him to feel confusion about his real identity. Code-switching by Thomas, creates a progressive way to capture Thomas’s identity changes because he was analyzing focusedly onto its problems. For Thomas, it was common to code-switch depending on each occasion, since he had perceived the aspect of academic language and the dialect acquired for his race. When people switch from two types of languages or dialects often, it
You are pushed to get out of your comfort zone and fight the problems in a way that you wouldn’t normally fight them. You examine the problem from different angles and views. If you really and truly want to achieve your goal, you will try new ways to reach success. Your new attempts will be easier, faster and better. Henry Ford once said: “Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more
Knowledge is extremely powerful, especially in the modern world. It is necessary for human life to go on as it has been since the beginning of human thought. May it be the knowledge we have gained of our past, new innovations, or the ability to complete tasks efficiently, information is at the core of everything. But, too much knowledge can be a burden as well. Too much knowledge about the world can drive a person insane, if you know too much about someone, you can overthink everything and end up in a bad situation, and sometimes knowledge can ruin your creativity and innocence.
Problem solving skills are very important in every aspect of your life. How you solve a problem is who you are. If you solve problems swiftly then it can be said that you are a leader. If you are more of a downtempo problem solver, you tend to push things off. When I have problems, I strive to fix them hastily before they can get too extensive.
When we want a listener to understand an essential point we are making we tend to repeat ourselves many times. As Weisel repeats, “But this time the world was not silent. This time, we do respond. This time, we intervene” the expression of pathos is being used (3). His repetition is showing his passion for what is being said and, the desire he holds that this time society and politicians will be different and not repeat what was done before.