Factors That Helped Me Become The Person I Am Today Essay

1645 Words Oct 5th, 2016 7 Pages
As soon as we came to this earth, we were all born equal because we were all innocent at the time. We had no sense of the world or the people around us in those first moments in the delivery room. Throughout the years of living, we began to develop an identity when we are exposed to a culture. Socialization is important to us because it helps shape one’s personality. Even though our genes give us a certain type of personality, the socialization process is what helps us form as a person in a particular way by beliefs, personal views, and our experiences. Throughout this essay, there are some influences and experiences that helped me become the person I am today.

Mom

My whole life I lived with my mom and I can notice little things about myself that are similar to her. My mother is a very strong and independent person. And from living with her I 've develop a personality where I accept who I am as a person and cherish it. I feel that being your own self and not letting people shame you is important. Everyone should have confidence in themselves. Without it I would probably be ooo.

Dad

It 's been a couple years since I 've last seen my dad. Not that I ever lived with him before, my mom, sister and I would occasionally see him on the holidays and random times during the week. During these past years we don’t see him anymore, the reason for this is he has had a secret life where he started seeing other people. After finding out about my dad 's secret…

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