Always be optimistic about lose

zhuoyang - salem, Oregon
Entered on December 18, 2008
Age Group: 18 - 30
Themes: hope

I never feel any bad things had ever happen to me although I had broke three bones, dislocated my shoulders four times and had three big surgeries. Those miserable experiences made me suffered a lot but they never make me hate my life. I always find someway to be optimistic and try to look at the bright side. We always gain something at the meantime we lose.

Back to middle school, I broke my two bones in my arm in a big car accident. I wouldn’t be healed unless to take a surgery. I almost can’t endure the huge pain that the surgery brought to me. But at meantime I felt happy about the love I had when my family and friends were visiting me in the hospital , bringing me food and sincere regards.

Seems like miserable things always happen to me I had dislocated four times during basketball. The injury made me left my favorite sport for a long period time but as soon as I got recovery from surgery I felt basketball is really a wonderful gift coming from God. I felt thankful that I still can play basketball right now.

Nobody has prefect life; every one can gain anything without failures. Michael Jordan once said:” I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.” I think what he said not only reflects how we need to do on basketball court, it’s also a truth about life. Even the most success man on basketball court had failed a lot. We should never be frustrating about our failure, always be optimistic can actually lead us to success.

And I hope everyone in the world will have an optimistic attitude and wonderful life.