As I Get Older By Langston Hughes : How People Overcome Obstacles

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How People Overcome Obstacles
“There are over 6,000 languages spoken in the world today, many of which are spoken by fewer than a few hundred people” (10 cultural differences and facts that make the world interesting). The world as we know it today is a very diverse place, it has multitudes of culture and ways of life. Throughout the world there are many different religions, races, and countries that all deal with setbacks and disadvantages. But we all have something in common, people no matter who they are or where they are from, battle with hardship. We all face the same problem whether its home, work, family or personal problems we all suffer through the disasters, and the heartaches. Furthermore it takes in every situation perseverance to overcome all hardships. Nevertheless to have perseverance one has to have hope and courage to pursue and conquer the obstructions of life. By looking at “As I Get Older” by Langston Hughes one can see that individuals overcome their struggles and hardships by having hope and courage and being able persevere through each and every interference, or misfortune.
Through all the struggles and adversities of life, there is always hope for a better tomorrow. “Hope is being able to see that there is light despite all the darkness. -Desmond Tutu” (Hope Quotes). There are countless obstacles that stand in the way of success, power, wealth and profit. For example there could be work, school, family, friend, and personal problems all permitting

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