Life Is a Jungle

Reena - Inverness, Illinois
Entered on May 12, 2009
Age Group: 18 - 30

I believe that life is a jungle, which offers many challenges that we must overcome in order to survive. I believe that it is our responsibility in life to survive and adapt to our environment in order to achieve purpose in life and move on towards a more promising future. I believe that we must do whatever possible in order to ensure that a future is available for us, despite the hardships and effects of these actions. We make ourselves adapt to our evolving environment everyday, so that we can live to see another day.

Technology has greatly influenced in this century. I believe that one day technology will take the place of humans. Technology has been progressing at an enormous speed. Today we can easy communicate with people in different countries due to cell phones. We can get from one state to another in less than an hour due to airplanes. We can find dates through the Internet. As technology is influencing our world, we need to evolve with it and make use of this technology in order to survive. People who can’t keep up with technology, eventually die out first, while those who can have a better chance of having a future.

Medical treatments also contribute to human survival. With today’s advancement in medicine and the aid of technology to provide machines, many sicknesses, diseases and other problems can be easily treated. Through the use of medicine, the mortality rate has increased. People are able to survive with this advancement in medical treatments and therefore reproduce, ensuring that life on Earth continues as long as reproduction and adaptation continues as well.

Jungles bring challenges to animals, just as life brings us challenges. Finding a job is only the most difficult challenges one must undergo in order to provide financial security. Each person is looking for a job and they must compete against each other. I believe life is a competition to see who can survive and adapt better to society. If you don’t have a job, it is harder to provide for a family and be successful. This could negatively impact a person’s life because they couldn’t adapt like others their own age and must suffer the consequences.

Life is a jungle full of challenges that one must overcome in order to take on our responsibilities as human beings and survive in this century