Once I Plagiarized and Now I Am an Artist in My Trade

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I believe that our past makes us who we are now and our future depends on our present life. My life used to be very monotonous; everything which I did was decided for me by my parents. My parents even went out of their way to select which university I am going to attend, my career paths, etc. Today those memories bear my struggle to escape the chains that bind creativity in human being within a society. As I aboard a train to take me back in time, all those memories come rushing back to me. I am now looking at my past. Somewhere during eighth grade, I learned to free myself from the chains of plagiarism and become creative in my tasks. But before I became creative, I was very foolish, with no spark of creativity, doing what others told me to do. Although I was very obedient and hardworking, my basic problem was plagiarism. An example can be my Assignments which I never did on my own. Rather I asked my friends to do them for me. And my plagiarism wasn’t limited to my assignments, it was in everything. I was than introduced to a teacher named Mr.Naqi, although he taught mathematics at our school, he was primarily an artist. This was the man who introduced me to spiritualism and inspired creativity within me. Every day after class I spent an hour under his guidance, he used to talk on various subject like music, art, politics and occasionally some interesting personalities. He once quoted “Nothing contributes so much to tranquilize the mind as a steady purpose—a point on which a soul may fix its intellectual eye”, As a result of Mr.Naqi’s guidance, I gradually became very creative and chose a profession as an Entrepreneur, finding loopholes in the market and capitalizing upon it is very interesting.
In my opinion Creativity is a need of our society, because as a result of a generation of fools who follow orders and do the same kind of tasks over and over again. Our…...

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