Life Is Not a Bed of Roses

by Shanz

Life isn't a bed of roses

Life isn't a bed of roses

A story about life and how it can seem so daunting at times: Life is not a bed of roses, all the time, but the right approach to life can help you create a full and vibrant existence. Comments regarding the "rat race", money, competition between others and morals are all brought into light in this personal entry.

This is my attempt to write something in with my bad English. I haven't given it a title. (Title added by Diana) After reading it, I wonder if do you will understand what I want to say? If yes you do, please do tell me let me know. And the Most importantly thing, please underline my mistakes and suggest corrections. It motivates me to write more.

I feel like my concepts aren't clear. I go haywire. I don't know exactly what I want to say. Why is this so does this happen? Is it because I of lack the practice necessary of to write well writing? This feeling happens with me when I have to am asked to write something suddenly without warning or preparation. Anyway, here is the article is written below ...

Life isn’t a bed of roses. It’s full of ups and downs. It is like an endless ocean and we are sailing in a boat in its amid amid it's vastness. We want to touch the shore but it’s not visible. It’s There is water everywhere. Don’t you think it will would become get hard for us to survive in this lifeless voyage? But we have to do it. There isn’t any other option. We want peace and moksha ??? but it is difficult to find in the hustle and bustle of the city.

People are generally mean and selfish. They want to go ahead keeping their feet on distance from one another. Today’s world is a world of cut-throat competition. People have forgotten their ethics and values. The meaning of success has changed. Money is everything for them the population. People look down upon poor people or people who are of lower in status. They aren’t ready to help others. The fear of lagging behind if he/she becomes superior always frightens them.

A simple human gets receives pressure from everywhere. He has to face the pressures of their family, job, peer group etc. It becomes difficult for them to fight with the life. That’s why those who are mentally weak commit suicide. They aren’t able to fight with themselves. They can’t lie to themselves. They get surrounded with sorrow and failure.

People will have to learn to be optimistic. They need to love themselves before then only others will love them in return. They have to become mentally strong to fight combat with the evils of the society.

We think that life is only difficult for us, but there are others too who are in have it worse conditions than us. We should thank God for whatever He has given to us, and to get more than that one should put own make an effort and improve in own field ourselves rather than doing back biting scratching the backs of others or following the divide and rule concur policy in the office.

School, society and family all contribute to the emotional development of a person. There is a course called, "The Art of Living", that teaches us how we can live a happy life with all despite the problems in our lives. It is becoming very popular. The reason of for its popularity is that that people do get depressed due to the pressure of life and at the same time they have desire want to live their lives to the fullest.

So one will has to understand that all of life's doors are not closed. There is no need to get disappointed because of the failure. They aren’t the only one struggling in this huge sea like world. There are other people also who are also sailing with them in the same boat; trying to reach their destinations.

So it's better be happy and accept every failure with smile on your face and peg it to experience. And in the last Finally, don’t forget your morals values and ethics.

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Jan 15, 2015
good article
by: saya

Feel touched by your words. You encourage me a lot. Thanks.

Jan 07, 2015
by: Anonymous

It is a very good story which very inspirational for I have read this here and nothing is too difficult. I just want to say that I love this.

Sep 17, 2014
Thank you!
by: Shanz

Thank you all for your comments.
May God help us all...

Sep 08, 2014
yeah life is hell
by: Rimsha

your essay has inspired me a lot. The words you wrote are heart touching and it helped me out getting through my current situation. Everything is true, it really becomes hard for us to survive in this world. Continuous failure makes you feel worse sometime.

Jan 07, 2014
by: Anonymous

Thank you so much I often get upset when I hear I lost a competition

Jan 07, 2014
by: ameen

awesome essay

Sep 17, 2013
by: Akeela

well written got the answer for what I was searching

Feb 04, 2013
well written
by: N@t@sha M@lhotr@

well tried !!! it helped me a lot.... thnx u vry much :-)

Jan 20, 2013
Fantastic writing
by: Opara God'spower

Am a student of kingston high school,what u wrote has given me the courage to face what is coming ahead of me wonderful writing keep it up.

Oct 10, 2012
life is not a bed of roses
by: Anonymous

Really great essay.

Jul 13, 2012
Great Essay
by: Kartik

"They have to become mentally strong to fight combat with the evils of the society."

The essay is really good and inspirational but you would do well to improve your grammar. You must either use combat or fight not both of them together.And if you can please remove the strike-through(s) they are distracting. And you have not got bad English.

Jun 30, 2012
Brilliant English!
by: Jane

Wow such brilliant English. Great! The story is good.

Jun 21, 2012
by: Anonymous

waooooooo .... great! That person shows reality through this eassay.

May 05, 2012
Life is not a bed of roses
by: Ashang hunter

I really appreciate the writer for such lines!
It really encourage a person who face failure or trouble in life.

I hope from now on no matter what may come in life, we should not be dishearten. But we should do our best and keep the remaining things which we cant do for the lord, because he is the one who handle the past present and the future.

May 02, 2012
by: gaurav


Feb 10, 2012
life is not a bed of roses
by: pakeeza

This iz an amazing artical it helped me a lot like it helped me in my project and also helped in my life , hats off .......................:)

Feb 03, 2012
Thank you!
by: Shanz

Thank you all for your appreciations :)

Jan 23, 2012
life is not a bed of roses
by: zainab irfan mir

This is such a nice essay. It really saved me from detention. This essay totally roxxxxxx


Jan 08, 2012
by: qaisar shah

Its so nice the point which I needed and got from here. I will say thanks to you.

Jan 07, 2012
life is not the bed of roses
by: rajab khan dir pakistan

This is a famous qoute which expresses the idea that there is no constancy in life. As we know the conditions of life vary from one day to another.

What we have today may not be tomorrow. Life is just like a see-saw one day up next down and the next day may up again. One should not be discouraged about his sorrows and worries but one should face or cope every up downs with great care and behopefull for comming sun shine.

Life is the combination of sorrows and joys.

Jan 03, 2012
really good
by: Gagz

You just helped me out with my project. Thanx!!!!!!!!

...and by the way good piece of writing!

Nov 16, 2011
by: messi krisha

wow it is very fantastic and it is also right that what u have given and it helps me to do the exam easily bye.

Oct 09, 2011
Nice explaination on Life is not bed of roses
by: Sahil

Very good essay, "life is not bed of roses".
That's true for many circumstances.

Oct 05, 2011
by: NEHA


Aug 13, 2011
life is not a bed of roses
by: uzma

life is not a bed of roses. Yes experiences help us in understanding the true picture of the world. Many people have to face pressures of life and due to misunderstandings and misconceptions. Which are actually created not by the individuals but sometimes they are wrongly judged. A person who has a real purpose in life. To be something that the people would appreciate are considered it wrong to have a purpose in life?..To want to be like their ideal...and is it considered that they value money more than emotions... and do their loved ones get so shocked knowing the truth...I do not believe in showing your inner feelings or emotions to the world if the person does not feel it...every one has a purpose in life but if the other person misjudges you, I do not believe on making people understand..its the time and feelings which are a true ................

Jun 29, 2011
Good Job!
by: Anonymous

Thank you for your wonderful idea! It helped me a lot for my homework.

May 23, 2011
very excellent
by: Anonymous

helped me a lot lot and excellent.

Apr 29, 2011
by: Chahak

It's wonderful and sympathetic! It really touched my heart!

Apr 28, 2011
So encouraged
by: John

Thank for the wonderful point ...... is really touch me as well.....i believe the positive thinking is true...not matter what happen ..... As i going throught hard time at this moment i believe The world not going to end long as we not give up and keep moving miracle will happen....Just be ourself and do the best for ourself......

Just Be Yourself !!!!

God Bless.

Dec 13, 2010
life is not a bed of roses
by: s w shah

Hi dear you explain the real face of life. You have done great job!

Nov 17, 2010
It's Heart Touching
by: Manoj Das

Hi dear,
What you have written is true and it's heart touching...

Sep 22, 2010
very touching.......
by: navya

ur story is awesome and seriously it touched my heart! :)

Sep 06, 2010
Good effort
by: Anna


Aug 02, 2010
by: sugarfree

I like story you wrote :)

Jul 01, 2010
by: Sushil Tilak

Hello dear
U have written very nice.........

May 24, 2010
by: Honest Critic

Wonderful job. No body is perfect in everything. We all have our ups and downs, like life.

You definitely convey the right meaning of life and your transitions are amazing. The rest will flow, if you keep pushing yourself.

Keep it up.

Sep 05, 2009
so so brilliant!
by: sajid javed

man, I am also from pakistan and I was searching about some points related to lifes ups and downs and trust me I have searched so much but in reality people speak so cooly and no one excepts his/her mistakes.
I think the one who accepts his mistakes is the best person, as I thing "There is no religion higher than truth".
I liked the way of ur expressions and emotions.
Trust me when I was reading ur expressions I was weaping by heart and I am thankful for ur help. I got what I wanted and I Pray to Allah Almighty to make all of us to think the same as you.

yours well wisher
sajid javed

Jun 14, 2009
by: precious

Your story was really wonderful. Despite your mistakes, it really conveyed interesting informaton about LIFE. To me it's emotional.
With more trials, you will improve on your mistakes.

Mar 12, 2009
Wonderful Story...
by: Diana Tower


Please believe me when I say that you do not have "bad English". You are learning English and it is good. Yes, you make some mistakes but the more you practice the more your will learn.

It was a pleasure reading your story. I totally understand what you are talking about. You speak about life, the good times and the bad. Things are not always perfect in life, but we must make the most of it and stay positive.

I'd like you to apply this point of view to your English. Sure, there are some ups and downs (mistakes) but just smile and push onward. Keep going and never give up. You are a talented writer and I am looking forward to reading your next story!

All the best,
Diana Tower

Mar 12, 2009
Brilliant style of writing
by: Anonymous

I would like to say that I loved this story despite the mistakes. You've got a great flow of ideas. I really loved it and it moves smoothly from point to point.
Best regards

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