I Want to Accomplish Something With My Life

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    When I was 5 I decided I wanted to be a teacher, and now I am. So technically, I should be worried about whether or not I acheive my goals. I have acheived a major one, and should not feel like such a loser. I want to finish a novel I starting writing, a collection of short...
    eyes eyes
    31-35, F
    1 Response Oct 6, 2007

    Yes, But The Game Seems Rigged

    It seems that accomplishment, or at least the possibility, is more or less determined at birth. IQ, looks, talents, wealth, status, strength and even the propensity to work hard all seem to be handed out in a discriminating way by nature and it is by that natural lottery that...
    LoftyDreamer LoftyDreamer
    26-30, M
    May 20, 2013

    SOMETHING Worthwhile

    When I was younger I excelled at sport but that aint gonna happen now so I am going to use the experiences Ive had with drugs and depression to help others hopefully.....   Any ideas of how I go about doing this?
    madeofstone madeofstone
    36-40, M
    3 Responses Oct 9, 2007

    I'd Love To...

    I would absolutely love to go back to school and become a marine biologist or chemist....however...lack of money stops me dead in my tracks each time I try. What bothers me the most though- all these people having the opprtunity to go to school and do something with their lives...
    raevynvelcros raevynvelcros
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Sep 11, 2008

    I Want to Accomplish Leading People to Financial Freedom

    I have been a doctor for 20 years. I love helping people and that is why I chose to be a doctor. A few years ago, when my daughter was seven years old, I realized I didn't even know her. She had been cared for by a nanny and she was growing up without me! I was working 60-80...
    noorzareh noorzareh
    41-45, F
    1 Response Sep 10, 2008

    A Loners Aspirations In a Worn Torn World

    I always wanted to be an Actor and at time believe I can be a good one. However my traits of being sensitive [empathic], a loner, and afraid of my thoughts around people make me doubt myself. I am currently applying for an acting course as it is a dream I...
    refat refat
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Aug 16, 2007

    I Want to See People Achieve Financial Freedom

      I have been a doctor for 20 years. I love helping people and that is why I chose to be a doctor. A few years ago, when my daughter was seven years old, I realized I didn't even know her. She had been cared for by a nanny and she was growing up without me! I was working 6...
    noorzareh noorzareh
    41-45, F
    Sep 10, 2008

    I Have High Dreams

    I want to find the love of my life . I want to become a dietician . I want to prove everyone wrong who said " you cant do it "! I want to be the best Mother i can be ~ I also want to be the best Christian I can be . I want to beat Bipolar D/O . I want to do...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme
    26-30, F
    Jun 23, 2007

    I Would Like To Work In Law Or Artifacts And Expensive Artworks

    I would love to work in the Coroners court or in a smaller arbitration or informal courtsand I would like to work in environmental law or patent law with bio-medicineI would work in pharmaceutical lawsand it would be great to work in a state museum or the Brisbane State Art...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals
    36-40, F
    Mar 17, 2012

    To be honest have this massive deep fear

    that I will never accomplish what I was put in this earth to do. When I say that I am scared of death it is not that I am scared of the unknown or what ever is after life but I am actually terrified that I won't have made a difference in the world. I don't know this is something...
    hieverybodyitisme hieverybodyitisme
    18-21, F
    Oct 12, 2015


    it doesn't have to be big as changing the world with global peace, or winning a world prize. accomplishment to me is a sense of success whether it be in the smallest of ways. my life, i want to help others, volunteer to the community, give charity, start a family, nuture the...
    SkyFox12 SkyFox12
    18-21, F
    Nov 27, 2011

    Don't Know...

    I really want to accomplish something with my life, but I've no idea what, exactly.  I want to do something that helps others, and I want to be fulfilled and also earn a good salary.  Maybe I should be some kind of nurse... I'm 39, is nursing school too much for me at...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Aug 21, 2007

    My Life As Of Now.

    Things started to get really bad since last year. As far as I can remember my Dad has been telling me that his high blood pressure will get the best out of him since I was a kid. Right now I am fifteen and my family is facing a serious financial crisis. My Dad had been working...
    Jan 11, 2013

    some people... die alone in the world.

    .. others have thousands attend their funeral.. I thought about what I wasn't doing with my life.. and all the things I could do (despite my limitations) Dreams, visions, imagination... If you do nothing then nothing will happen... I live in my own little area with my very...
    PastelLime PastelLime
    1 Response Oct 1, 2015

    Something, Something, I Forgot

    I  know that I want to make the world a better place while I am here, and I have done a variety of projects that promote this desire, but I have yet to find that one thing that I  can do for my whole life. Jumping around from short time volunteer project to project is...
    magicalcheesenuggets magicalcheesenuggets
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Dec 11, 2009

    I Plan On Joining the Armed...

    I plan on joining the Armed Forces and retiring from them as well.
    lovesharks lovesharks
    Jan 14, 2009

    I Have Already Accomplished So Much, So Why Does It Seem So Little.

    i have already accomplished these things. keeping the house, tidy, in a lived in way. which is better than not tidy, in a its a tip sort of way, ok so the dishes dont get washed immidiatly but they always get washed before we have another meal. i have achieved the cleanest loo...
    jossiemarie jossiemarie
    22-25, F
    Apr 21, 2008

    You make me so happy

    and I feel safe I feel like I'll accomplish what I want in life with you and at the end when my time is up I'll look and be happy with life as my family will be happy and have memories that will shape them into the people they will be and that's with having you by my side
    myownbox myownbox
    26-30, F
    1 Response Aug 26, 2015

    Say what you want but this is my life & what

    you say, will not change the way I'm living my life. I've always been a self conscious person & I started to gain a little bit of confidence the last year & a half. I continued school & went into nursing but I failed. I've never failed at anything in school before. I cried at...
    TheQuietOne92 TheQuietOne92
    22-25, F
    Nov 2, 2014
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