I Want to Make Something of Myself

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 134 People

    Sometimes at night when I lay in my bed I think

    of my life and think that I could become anything I want if I just stood up and did something for it but when I wake up in the morning I just feel like a nobody and don't believe that I could ever reach any of my dreams and goals. That it's all just in my mind and nothing ever...
    LittleBigNick LittleBigNick
    22-25, M
    Feb 2, 2014

    I'm Optimistic About The Future

    I've always wanted to be a game programmer since I was a child; It's interesting, entertaining, and worth it as it'll be a way of gaining cash. My parent's don't have enough money to do anything I dream about, they just say "we brought you to this life, and you have to get on...
    adamwillis adamwillis
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jun 19, 2011

    A Bit Long.

    I would like to make something of myself, that my parents and I can feel good about..I feel like i need to constanly be impressing my parents. My sister has done so much..She was the Straight A student. In college, graduated early. Can do so many carreers. Here I...
    xScreamOfTheButterflyx xScreamOfTheButterflyx
    22-25, F
    Jun 16, 2008

    Too Big Dreams?

    I'm going into year 10, and for my GCSE subjects ive choosen History, Geography, Art & Drama. i enjoy all of them, but i dont see myself as a historian or someone who would fly around the world giving information about mountains. i love art and drama, but i dont really know if i...
    somejackassfan somejackassfan
    Aug 26, 2011

    I have big dreams..I lost some along the way

    but I still dream. Not dream..Aspire, about things I will do. Not want to do. I want to defeat my stereotype and I want to prove wrong those who thought I wasn't good enough. I am. I want to one day believe truly in my heart that I don't have to please anyone but myself. I want...
    AlexisOwO AlexisOwO
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 7, 2015

    Comic Artist Or Writer

    Someday that something is going to be a comic artist or a writer. But I'm hoping to do a little of both if I can.
    LylaRocks LylaRocks
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jul 8, 2008

    And I Will

     my time is now ... its a new yr ... and I'm ready to go .... Ive done allot in the past yr to better myself and now I'm ready to kick it hardcore !!!!  I'm  gonna go to school and get my license  !! i want to be a dietitian .... and i want to gain about seven...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme
    26-30, F
    Dec 27, 2007

    I don't want to be just another girl.

    I want to be something extraordinary. I do not want to just go off to college and graduate like everybody else. I do not want to grow up and be bored with my life, and marry just because everyone else is, or because I am expected to. I want to accomplish amazing things and make...
    PrincessKayleigh PrincessKayleigh
    18-21, F
    1 Response May 30, 2014

    All my life people have said "you're a

    wonderful actress/singer/dancer/model, why don't you pursue it?" and I tell them I don't believe I could handle the pressure. The truth? My parents would NEVER allow it. As much as I would love to pursue a career in entertainment, my parents have a plan of me growing up to be an...
    brokenprincess25 brokenprincess25
    18-21, F
    Dec 12, 2013

    White Picket Fence...

    I'm not asking for perfection. I don't want the Brady bunch. I want to get out of this house that is somewhat like a civil war amongst family members. Neither side is willing to call it off or back down. My parents talk more **** about eachother than I have ever talked about...
    Kaybaby68 Kaybaby68
    13-15, F
    Jul 10, 2011
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