• Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

The Push

Extracts from this document...

Introduction

The Push When the going gets tough, the tough get going. There are many setbacks throughout life that make success seem inevitable. The ones who prevail though are the strong and different ones in the crowd. I for one have had many setbacks as a dancer. Time after time I tried out for the dance company and was turned down. This made my heart sink and for days I believed my whole dancing life was over with, that there was no hope left for me. ...read more.

Middle

Also every night I would stretch before bed, practice point and work on the delicateness of my hands and the gracefulness of my body movement. In my mind when people tell me no, it pushes me to do everything in my power to prove I was right. This trait can be good or bad. In some cases, for example in school, if I found my teacher in the wrong and confronted them about it they would use their superiority against me. This time though, I was not going to let this happen. ...read more.

Conclusion

This is when people can break or succeed. For me, this was when I succeeded in becoming the new addition to the company. Not only was I just a member, I was the lead in a few of the dances which is a big honor. I had been a success to myself. I proved to everyone that I was worthy of being in the company, that I was filled with determination to be the best and I showed myself that I can pull off anything as long as I set my mind on it. In the end my parents just wished I would put that much time and effort into my schoolwork and grades. ...read more.

The above preview is unformatted text

This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our AS and A Level Composition section.

Found what you're looking for?

  • Start learning 29% faster today
  • 150,000+ documents available
  • Just £6.99 a month

Not the one? Search for your essay title...
  • Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month
  • Over 160,000 pieces
    of student written work
  • Annotated by
    experienced teachers
  • Ideas and feedback to
    improve your own work