Essay On Should People's Achievements Be Judged According To How Much They Help Others

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Should people’s achievements be judged according to how much they help others?

Danny Thomas once said: “Success has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself. It’s what you do for others.” Since we were little kids our parents taught us some rules that they said were “mandatory” for us to always ALWAYS follow no matter what. For example, respecting others, sharing, being kind and others. Throughout the years I realized that this rules involved always being good to others, our parents since we were little kids they were teaching us that helping others and being kind was the behavior we were always supposed to follow. Many people around the world do amazing things or achievements like for example beating a Guinness World Record but basically at the end this achievements are very self-centered. Some people make this achievements because they always dream of fulfilling them but some just do it for the fame, for living the famous life and being remembered forever. People’s
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It is very hard nowadays to find some who is not self-centered. Self-centered people have only one topic to talk about which is themselves. Yes, it is important to take care of yourself and everything but everything has limits. People’s achievements should be judged according to how much they help others because it proves if you are fully self-centered or not. You can fulfill achievements for your own sake that is find but it is important that you accomplish achievements that involve helping others. For example, Nelson Mandela’s major achievement was to abolish racism. Mandela when he thought of that achievement he think say “Ok, I am doing this because I want to be famous and that way everyone remembers me in history”. He did this just because he wanted to help others. This shows that his achievement was much better because it proves that he wanted to help
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