I Am An Average Student

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In High school I was a C plus to B minus student, which was a substandard grade point average. Due to academic and financial reasons, I was confined to a Junior college. In moving forward I have become the ideal student that I always dreamed of. Looking back at what changed from then and now, it was truly my mindset. I deceived myself thinking that I did my best in high school but in all honesty I did not display my full potential. My mind set back then was, “I am an average student, and that is all I could ever be.” It was no importance of how hard I tried, I always came up short. The main reason behind my short comings was that negative statement imbedded within me, “I am an average student.” According to the bible, in Proverbs 23:7 it…show more content…
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