Never say no
"The old man in San Diego raised his harpoon and stabbed to Marlin, Marlin was struggling fiercely ..." This is a scene in the book The Old Man and the Sea by American writer Hemingway.
In the book, Hemingway shaped a famous tough guy image-San Diego. The tough guy is a veteran old fisherman. He went fishing alone for 84 consecutive days without returning. During these 84 days, the old man had a hard time fighting with a big marlin. After successfully catching the marlin, he faced a group of sharks. The old man wrestled until the marlin had only a skeleton. Still firm and proud to return ...
Did the old man fail? No, because he didn't give up and never say no! Failure and success can be seen everywhere in life, but the attitudes towards success and failure, especially when they fail, are different. Many people are often vulnerable to failure and give up lightly. They never know that failure is the mother of success.
Like Nick the famous Australian orator. Like Hu Zhe, although he was born as a "life without limbs", other classmates could write and draw normally when he was in school. He could only write and draw with his two toes, and he cried again and again. , Unwilling to go to school, but with the support of his family and his own efforts, he experienced repeated failures. He can finally use two toes to achieve the same normal learning as other classmates. He also overcomes the problems in life. With many inconveniences, he eventually became a world-renowned inspirational speaker. He used his own experience to inspire many people in many countries to pursue their dreams, build confidence and courage to defeat themselves from failure, and eventually move towards their own success.
Covering the book, I couldn't calm for a long time, remembering my usual composition http://wWw.ZuoWenwang.Net/ in the face of difficulties. I remember at the beginning of the basketball training class, the coach asked us to practice three-step layups. I practiced a few times and it was always wrong. Looking at the coach's stern eyes and the excellent performance of other students, I started to panic, and my mind was up. Am I inferior to others? Am I just not doing well? I want to shoot the basketball while thinking, and the more I get angry, the more I throw the basketball aside. Basketball bouncing and rolling to the corner, and the sound of bangs echoed in the arena, as if laughing at me: Fan Shuze, you are a loser, you give up so easily, you are a coward ... Tears are beginning in my Turning around my eyes, I couldn't help but crouched on the ground and sobbed. I was comforted by the coach and classmates, encouraged me, and I didn't answer, so I ended my training day.
It's a shame to think about it, things like this happen to me all the time. For example, when sitting on a problem that I would n’t do, I would sit idly, and two angels were fighting in my head. A lazy angel said, “Fan Shuze, it ’s okay if you do n’t do the problem, go play first”; The angel said, "Shu Ze, look at the subject carefully and stick to it. You will definitely overcome the difficulties." In this entangled mood, I often choose to let ...
In the face of difficulties, my half-way and the perseverance of the old people in San Diego formed a great contrast. The old man persisted for 84 days and eventually dragged back an empty skeleton, but he persisted and did not give up, so despite his failure to return, he was still respected. Compared to him, what are my difficulties?
Failure is not terrible, it is terrible to lose confidence! I believe that in the future, the old man in San Diego in the book will accompany me to do anything, from beginning to end, never fail!The address of this article: 1000 words for the elderly and the sea after reading http://www.zuowenwang.net/p/155262.html Reprinted please indicate the source!