POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES
QUEZON CITY CAMPUS
BUHAY MGA GAWAIN AT KAISIPAN
NI RIZAL (HIST 1023)
REFLECTION PAPER Nr.1
“What have I learned and imbibed from Dr. Jose P Rizal, as a Filipino and hero? “
Student Name: Alpay, Hansel Geno L.
“Whatever our condition might be then, let us love our country always and let us wish nothing but her welfare. Thus we shall labor in conformity with the purpose of humanity dictated by god which is the harmony and universal peace of his creatures” (–Dr.Ferdinand Blumentritt) The process of building a nation involves combining the heart and the mind of a people. It needs to have the heart of all its people, for it is the collective heart of a people that will give the passion, the faithful commitment, and the discipline needed to endure through times of struggle .Being a Filipino is not just being born in this country, being a Filipino must possess a good character, we must do the best effort to contribute to the entire nation for the better of all of the people and the environment that provide our needs to live and god that give us all the blessing and wealth , a very good example of being a Filipino and a hero is the pride of our country Dr.Jose P. Rizal, a man who is patriotic, godliness, nature lover that must be imbibed to our lives as a Filipino. His works must be reflected because it is a solemn duty mainly because they are relevant to our time and place. (pasigui, 2005) I learned Rizal use his intelligence against Spaniards the fact that Rizal offer his life and dreams to free our country in foreign domination .and that’s make him different to other hero. Today we enjoy advantages and freedom of his sacrifice that Rizal never experience, but despite of this advantages, he proves to all of us that he is definitely an ultimate example of versatile genius. According to biographical sketch of Teofilo H Montemayor, He mastered 22 languages. These include Arabic, Catalan, Chinese, English,...
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