influential people in my life is my best friend- roommate Francisco Saldana (Cisco). I met a friend in the crucial part of my self-discovery. Cisco was there for me when at the young age of 20 I didn 't know a lot about myself. He is only two years older than I but he is as wise as an owl. Meeting him at that time in my life helped me overcome several insecurities and I learned a lot about myself. My personality has changed tremendously and almost unrecognizable, some of my old friends like to point
Combining my own views on my strengths with what strengths others see in me, after much self-reflection and analysis, I have developed a Best-Self portrait. After further narrowing down my analysis above, I believe that my strengths and abilities can be simplified into four key words: multicultural-perception, organized, responsible, and family-oriented. While my aunt is the only one who brought up my multicultural view of the world, I believe that this strength has been paramount to my successes
Self-Care and the Path to Become the Best Me My definition of self-care would encompass all levels of Maslow’s hierarchy. Maslow’s believed that people are driven to meet specific requirements of their life and when a certain requirement is met that person will move up a level to fulfill the next (McLeod, 2014). I feel I would be able to care for others to the best of my ability when I am able to personally meet all five of Maslow’s hierarchies. I have the bottom three needs met: basic physiological
Being in my Personal Development class there has been many success strategies from our On Course textbook. These strategies will be carried on in my life as a guide to my very own personal philosophy of success. After careful consideration the four most appropriate On Course success strategies that will be best of use to achieve success will be to discover self-motivation, master self-management, adopt lifelong learning, and accept personal responsibility. Success is everything you make it out to
Be The Best You Can Be A person begins to learn from the moment they enter the earth and do not stop learning until they die. As an educator I feel it will be my job to teach my students to be self-motivated learners. Eventually my students will have to learn new skills in jobs and in life without a teacher there to guide them. In my elementary classroom creating self-motivated learners will be my ultimate goal. In order to do this I will have to use a variety of teaching philosophies and
Self Concept is defined as “an idea of the self constructed from the beliefs one holds about oneself and the responses of others”. It is like a mental mirror that reflects how we view ourselves, not simply our physical features, but the emotions, talents, likes, dislikes etc (Adler, 56). A person’s self-concept has proven to be the single greatest factor in determining whether people who are on the receiving end of a conversation interpret what the initiator’s motives are (Adler, 49). One of the
Observations on Self-Reliance "Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph of principles ." This quotation forms the closing two lines of Ralph Waldo Emerson's "Self Reliance". I am greatly enlightened by his ideas in this article. "Trust thyself" was his advice and many Americans listened. They not only listened in Emerson's lifetime, but his individualistic concepts have reverberated up to the present time. After reading the ideas expressed in "Self-Reliance"
Contestant #18 Be Your Best Self When you look at your life, what do you see? Is it filled with joy, happiness, and right decisions? Or has it been filled with regrets and wishes unfulfilled? The saying Be Your Best Self is one approach to which many may go about their lives fulfilling everything they would and could wish for. Now how do you implement this saying in your life? For me it started with little acts of kindness, every day, with the virtues of being responsible, being healthy, being involved
awareness could have led them in a different direction instead of the road to despair with no return. That feeling my friends just happened to be your moral awareness speaking.
important. Also, other people in my life shape my expectations for myself to be successful. Expectations of myself and others influence my mindset and ability to be successful in college. Success can be classified by many different things however, being successful in college means to me that I graduate college with a 3.0 G.P.A and know information that I did not know before that can help me in the future to become more successful and educated. My expectations and my mindset plays a big role