Life Goals

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Life Goals In my life, I hope to be successful in everything that I endeavor, even though I know that it is likely I will meet with some failure. Each person that I have encountered thus far in life has helped me become the person that I am and has molded the person that I will eventually be. So far I have not concretely decided what it is that I want out of life in terms of an occupation. I know that there are fields which I have more interest in than others but I am still uncertain about what path my life will take. This sometimes concerns me, but then I performed some research and learned that many people were at places even in their late thirties before they discovered their calling in life. By setting positive life goals for myself, I have a better chance of seeing my wishes fulfilled (Schmuck 2001). In the immediate future, I hope to pass my current classes with good grades in order to keep up and perhaps even improve my GPA. In the near future, I hope to finish school and find a job which appeals to my personality and which I will enjoy. My long term goals are to reach the apex of my field of choice and to leave this world having been a success both in terms of finances and in my personal life. I hope to have a family and to be a figure in my community whom others respect and admire. I want to set an example of behavior for my children, my grandchildren, and all the others who come after me. For my short-term goals, I have looked to my teachers and my
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