THIS I BELIEVE
I have many different philosophies about life because there is not just one
philosophy that covers everything.
My beliefs each have a different meaning. Some of
my perspectives include working hard and playing harder, taking pride in myself and the
accomplishments that I make.
Everyone is on this planet for a reason, so live and let
live, and lastly, live every day like it could be the last; do not stress over things that have
From this essay, I hope others will understand how I see life.
The first of my philosophies, work hard and play harder, can be explained very
easily. I love going on vacations with my family and going to the lake on weekends.
always make sure my bills are paid on time, the cabinets are full of groceries, and my
children have everything they need.
If I did not work hard, I would not be able to enjoy
life as much as I can and share all these great memories with my family.
I feel that I
appreciate the off-time more because it was earned.
I also instill in my children the
need to work for the fun times; I do not believe in handouts.
The next of my philosophies is to be proud of myself and all of my
accomplishments. I have not always made the right choices in life, but I have found that
I am not happy when I criticize myself.
I am not on this earth to please anyone except
myself. I have to be proud of what I have done in life to this day. I try to set goals for
myself that are realistic, and even if I do not always reach that goal, I will still be proud
of myself for trying.