Michael Oher

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Everyone is put on this earth with a different circumstance, or opportunities. Everyone has challenges they go through throughout life. We all deal with our problems and obstacles differently. Everyone has the chance to succeed. Not everyone has the same opportunity to, but everyone has the chance to. People have different lives and situations. Some are people are born with all the money they could ever need, and others work all day, just to buy food for their family. Whether you have been working since you were a child, or whether you don’t work until you finish college, you have an opportunity to succeed. Some have more challenging lives than others, but if you work your whole life and do absolutely everything in your power to succeed, then you will. Sometimes it’s not easy for some. Some people have to work from sun up to sun down and still don’t succeed in the way they want, but if they want it bad enough, they will pull the night shift too. You can work as hard as you want and you might not become a millionaire. You can work as hard as you can and you will succeed. To become a millionaire it would take a little bit more of being in the right place at the right time. To succeed you will need the three things mentioned. You will need hard work whether it is to get money for an investment or to make your business run properly. You will also need sacrifice because along the way you’re going to give up sleep, fun, and some of your personal life. And finally you’ll need perseverance because when things don’t look good you will need to have to keep going and keep on keeping on. Michael Oher is great proof of this statement. He came from the slums, bounced from home to home. He got the opportunity to get into a good school because of his size where he was take  in by a rich family by luck. He didn't work to get into that family, but after he want out for football, he worked with grades and coaches to be the best. Even though he came from a poor house, didn't know...
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