Failure : Failure And Failure

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Failure. No one wants to talk about failure. It’s the nasty blemish people hide under excuses and funny anecdotes. Although usually seen as a hindrance, failure helps shape character and deliver wisdom from the experience it provides. While undesirable, helps build an armor and teaches its victims to fight like knights for the cause they believe in. When I was a junior in high school, I had a personal experience with failure that shaped the way I approached life and helped me mature and grow. Though it was hard, and I still am feeling the shock waves of consequences, I’m glad to be stronger and wiser through my faults. In the words of John F. Kennedy, “Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.” I dared to fail and have achieved wisdom and resilience. When affected by failure, one’s response to the situation shapes his/her character, changing the person he/she was. In my junior year, I failed to commit the required time and effort to achieve greatly and succeed in a few of my classes, not because I was incapable, but because I lacked drive and had become desponde...

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