Pauline Estrem's Article: Why Failure Is Good For Success

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Failure is a very hard thing to accept sometimes, but when someone finds out all success usually comes from failing once or twice, then people are all for failing a couple times. Even though failure hurts, and brings people down, keep trying, because it will one day lead to success. “Why Failure is Good for Success” is an article by Pauline Estrem from a magazine called “Success”. The article is about how failing is a good step to success, and most people have to fail a number of times to be successful or find what is best for them. She said in this article “the sweetest victory is the one that’s most difficult” (Estrem, 2016, pg. 1, para 1). A big point Estrema made was a lot of people try their best not to fail at everything they do in …show more content…
Everyone learns from their mistakes, and they soon fix them, and succeed. Estrema once said “Failure and defeat are life’s greatest teachers” (Estrem, 2016, pg. 1, para 4). People will make so many mistakes in a lifetime, but whatever mistake it is and no matter how bad it is, people can always learn from it. The failure part of life teaches everyone for the next time the same type of situation comes up. Learning from self made mistakes helps people change their ways to do things and so they don’t make the same mistake the next time around. Nobody will be yelled at for failing, so people decide not to try, and they give up on what needs to happen for them to be successful. “If they make no waves, they attract no attention” (Estrem, 2016, pg. 1, para. …show more content…
This is true because sometimes people are in between a big decision of playing it safe, or going big or going home. Once they make that decision, then it will pay out or it won’t. Most of the time, if someone gos big, it’ll pay out for them eventually. “The quickest road to success is to possess an attitude of ‘no fear’” (Esterm, 2016, pg. 2, para. 2). To get work done, and to get to success, sometimes people will have to stay competitive, and they will have to go the extra mile everyday to try and become successful. To achieve the best, to reach a peak, to make anything that was thought impossible possible, think big, and push towards the best. The biggest thing is to never give up or go the easy way, because that will get everyone that does that, nowhere. (Estrem,

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