A World of Struggle

In life you have to fight for everything, and you have to work harder than the person beside you if you want to be successful.

By Benji from Puckett High School in Mississippi

 In life you have to fight for everything, and you have to work harder than the person beside you if you want to be successful. Everyone wants to be successful but few want to work for it. And the people who work for it get overthrown by the next new thing in the news or someone who does something less important but are noticed because of who they are and how popular they are.

Even movie stars struggle with this. You might think that they have the best and easiest life but it is far from that. Most movies take a long time to produce and make. And even if the actor had enough and wanted to drop the role, they most likely signed a contract saying they have to finish this movie.

People say if you are doing something you love then you don’t work a day in your life. I sort of believe this but if someone were to offer you a job that had way higher pay but you have to work for it, many would take that job and the few that didn’t take that job just didn’t want to work hard.

Too many people are content with the life they live and don't want to try to better themselves and maybe have a chance at making it in this harsh world. People hope for luck that they might blow up in the world, but the fact is that it’s a very slim chance that will happen. Many people who you think blew up by luck worked hard before that, but many didn't notice that part of their lives.

So in life if you work hard then dreams can come true.

Puckett High School

Sociology

High school sociology class @ Puckett High School in Mississippi

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