Thick Face Essay

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Thick Face Black Heart has taught me more about fighting back and achieving things that I would have thought was impossible at some point. Chin-Ning Chu, the author, really emphasizes on the expertise on the Asian business mind and shows you the spiritual behavior and complete achievement. While reading Thick Face Black Heart, it made me believe that the greatest achievements come to those who truly put in the effort to make things happen. Therefore, whatever work you put into something, is the result you will get. Hence, the greater the effort, the happier you will be with the end result. This book has a very strong cultural background. Chin-Ning Chu tells us that our negativities can be to our advantage. If we have more of a positive mindset, then we start seeing our goal easier. Also, with a negative mind, we don’t see the bright side on things. Therefore, we have to learn to transform our negative qualities into positive qualities that we can build off of to better ourselves. With that being said, a person could benefit more than they think by reading Thick Face Black Heart. “Understanding the difficulties, enduring the hardships, predicting the risks, tolerating the abuse; for such a person, all ensure fame and success.” – Chinese Maxim, this quote is from chapter 6 page 135. I really like this quote because it is true for most people. It is an easy to understand quote for many and they can easily relate to it, mainly because this book is all about hard work and dedication. “Weeping may endureth for a night, but joy comethin the morning.” – Psamls 30, they put this verse at the end of chapter 5. I feel like for believers, it is comforting to know that today may not be going as planned, but tomorrow is a new day and a new chance to change the things that do not make you happy. We should always remember that our happiness is in our own
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