Fordham University Essay

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Describe a significant life experience and how it has shaped the person you are today?

Experiences can be the foremost unit of your life. Experiences are great we assimilate, enhance and most important we prowess. Similarly I also I had an experience who roughly shaped me about my future and transformed me into the person I am today. I always quote this:
Let’s go invent tomorrow instead of worrying about what happened yesterday
– Steve Jobs
I always got inspired by the thoughts of Steve Jobs. In my experience his thoughts were the keys to locks that helped me a lot and achieve the triumph.
The experience I had been of the days of middle school. I used to be the class prefect and always try to achieve the pinnacle. My thirst for knowledge and creativity was the most important I always thought Creativity is just connecting things. It’s like when you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn’t really do it, and they just saw something. It seemed obvious to them after a while. The turning point that came was the admission of a student who came this summer. The student was from army school and it seemed from his behavior. The way he talks, stand and his extracurricular were spectacular. It really did touch to me that what a personality he was because he was perfect at everything. But after sometime situation started changing he soon takes over my place of class prefect and all I was feeling very appalling at that time. I thought that he was very good at debate and he was high-ranked student in studies that's why he is always preferred and given that position.

I always had interest in computers no doubt I was also perfect at it in my class but also I was idol of my class every time they see me doing anything new in computers they all try to imitate me and wanted to become like me. When that kid came in they tried to follow him and don’t give me

corner everything they wanted was to debate like him, study like him etc. And I don't know why I changed my track from going into computers I started leaning towards debate and all. And as I was not quintessential like him I was turned down in every competition by him.
I was like shattered at that instance but on one night my dad come at me and talked to me that why aren’t sitting on my laptop desk and…