We all know that it is difficult to achieve all our health-related goals. Most of the time, it is easier to give up especially if we are bombarded with a lot of temptations around us. If you are one of those who are losing track of their goals, then this article will help you. Today, we will be listing 5 inspiring stories that will bring back the motivation that you need. These stories will remind you that if you have enough determination and perseverance, you can achieve whatever it is that you want.
1. Oprah Winfrey
Did you know that before she became one of the most successful TV personalities, she had a fair share of failures and misfortunes? Aside from living in poverty during her younger years, her first job as an anchor was a disaster. Aside from being fired, she also experienced harassment. Despite of this, she did not give up. Today, she is the undisputed queen of talk shows with a massive following and a huge net worth.
2. Walt Disney
Popularly known for his creative and magnificent works, who would have thought that Walt Disney was once fired in his job for a newspaper because “he lacked good ideas and great imagination”? He experienced so many failures in his business ventures after that, but still kept going. Now, everyone knows his name.
3. Albert Einstein
Before we knew him as a genius, he was once had a difficult childhood. His teachers were convinced that he was mentally slow and unsociable. This was because he did not learn to speak until he was four and he only learned to read when he was 7. He even experienced being expelled in school. These did not stop him to become one of the most notable persons in history, especially in the field of science.
4. J.K. Rowling
Famous for her Harry Potter book series, it is easy to think that publishers are running after her. Well, that was not the case when she was starting. She did not live a comfortable life while she was making her first Harry Potter book and was even rejected by 12 publishers. Now, she is widely known as the first billionaire author.
5. Charles Darwin
He was an “average” student in school, that’s why he opted to give up a possible career in medicine. Despite of this setback, he did not stop finding his true calling. He ended up studying nature where he based his writing, “On the Origin of the Species”. The rest, as they say, is history.
The list we have above is a great reminder that nothing is impossible especially if you will work hard to achieve your dreams. This is the same with your fitness goals. If you have enough determination and perseverance, you will surely achieve the body that you want. Use the stories we have listed above to inspire you. Whenever you feel that you are sidetracked because of so many things, remind yourself of your goals by reading these stories.
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