Life is a journey full of choices and obstacles. People build their lives around the kinds of choices they make and the obstacles they do or do not overcome. Stereotypes, social judgement, racism, and sexual barriers are a few examples of the kinds of obstacles society provides; however, one of the most difficult obstacles can often be oneself. Creator of The Daily Motivator, a motivational website, Ralph Marston believes that even though life contains difficult obstacles one should never allow themself to become an obstacle as well. Even though Marston’s belief is a very uplifting idea, in reality, a person will most likely end up fighting themself at one point.
Survival is the basic goal of every living thing and when it comes to survival, the sacrifices that need to be made often become rather extreme. Individuals who want to survive must continuously made extreme sacrifices or kiss their lives goodbye. When the basic need of survival is reduced to just living, such as in times following an apocalyptic event. In The Road, the man and the boy have lived and learned from the harsh, post apocalyptic world that surrounds them. This world asks for a great deal in order to survive, even if it’s just for one night.
Some people do the most to avoid problems however, in Enrique’s Journey, Enrique is risking his life to reunite with his mother. Enrique struggles every day in his journey to simply stay alive . He was always surrounded by many thugs which made him more alert, and constantly moving. Always having the fear of getting jumped or blackmailed by corrupt cops also made more careful. Despite all the obstacles Enrique faces he overcame them.
It is clear that this has an impact on Staples loathing and to be seen as friendly. Staples describes his upbringing as anxious and a violent environment. He fought to be different and lead a positive lifestyle only to be portrayed as the very thing he grew up being
Someone can have everything in their life and still be unhappy and turn to their addictions or they can struggle and have those addictions. I learned that it is a constant struggle for people. While at some times it may get easier there are things that will test your strength and you will have to overcome those things without relying on those addictions if you want to stay
Character played a large role turning your everyday loner, into your basic, defined hero. Theme also played a role because of the way Bilbo began to show and use the martial heroism he began to gain from the start of his journey. Another element is motif because of the way symbols and details are used in the novel based on their meanings and so fourth. The last and final one is conflict, conflict played a large role because of how scared Bilbo was to really leave his home in general, but he was able to face his fears, and many different obstacles making him the hero in the
You will always try to think what would happen to the characters as they ventured into new frontiers. It talks about man’s struggle to escape the past and reaffirm his humanity in a society wherein poverty and ignorance prevails. Aside from being a superb adventure, it can also be considered as a powerful social document.
Our ability to interact with others has a great deal of impact on our success stories. Be honest, even for the more anti-social among us, life is lonely without good friends. Who do you turn to when you have good news to share? Whose shoulder do you cry on when adversity comes your way? A lack of social skills a disadvantage and people who are awkward socially also struggle, professionally and personally.
In the book Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe, it showed that Okonkwo was always struggled throughout his life. Okonkwo’s strong personality is what led to his fate. First, Okonkwo’s harsh childhood started to led him towards his fate. Next, Okonkwo was selfish and took the highest titles and wanted to be at the top of his clan. Then, he was always worried about everything around him, which also led him to his fate.
Everyone wants to make a difference- to live a life of valuable contribution and the start of that is to realize that human potential has no limits. There are some problems that can result if you do not accept who you are and some of them are you would have self-esteem, you would be living a lie for the whole life, there will be unhappiness in your life, you would become a victim and you will have no trust in yourself. One needs to discover themselves for who they are and the traits and emotions they obtain, that make them the person they are. Self-discovery is a process that lives on throughout your entire lifetime, people keep growing and expanding their horizons as a being. One, might argue that Charles Wallace had a negative impact upon his journey of self-discovery and acceptance.