This I Believe

Joe - Montgomery, Minnesota
Entered on December 20, 2007
Age Group: Under 18
Themes: work
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What you get out of life strongly depends on your input to it, thus if you work hard

and strive for success the odds will be in your favor. That is why in my life I believe that

through hard work and determination anything can be achieved. But I also recognize

that to achieve you goals you will need to make sacrifices along the way. But along with

sacrifices come great gain. For instance if you have sacrificed after school events and

free time, you may gain the ability to buy a nice car and still have a little spending

money too. Another very important aspect is to work hard is school. Now this one may

not have as quick of a turn around, but in the long run will have great advantages. It

may constitute going to a good college and later receiving a good job or maybe even

running your own successful business. All of these things can be traced back to one

thing, hard work. This is why I believe that hard work is an important factor in my life

and my future