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Carla Gutierrez RWS92A Professor White Body 2 Self-motivation is a key element to reach success, this can be seen through Frederick Douglass’s excerpt “Learning to Read and Write” from Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave . In this excerpt Douglass introduces self-motivation as the main contributor towards his success. Coming from slavery and rising to be an abolitionist,
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Unformatted text preview: journalist, and orator. Reading this excerpt really opened my eyes to see that self-motivation can take anyone to reach any goal one may be pursuing. Just as Douglass’s self-motivation took him to learn to read and write and overcome the obstacles that slavery placed in his path. I know that reaching my success wont be impossible....
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This note was uploaded on 08/05/2009 for the course PSY 120 taught by Professor Wang during the Spring '09 term at San Diego State.

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