Arthur Ashe struggled because of his race. That didn't stop him he still went on and strived to great thing. he was the first and only African american tennis player to be ranked no.1.
Shaun Livingston had one of the worst injury's in the NBA . They said he wouldn't be able to walk again. Although everyone saying not only did he walk but he got in NBA champion. He kept pushing and exceeded beyond everyone's plan's for him.
Kobe Bryant was accused of some bad things. despite being accused of those things he still continued to push on. He still was accomplishing things. Later they realized he was innocent.
Derrick Rose is always getting injured but always bounces back. He is always getting injured but he still succeeds on to new things and games.
Lebron James motto is to succeed. You might fail but don't quit . It might be hard to succeed but you can do it.
Chance struggled at the beginning. He released free music at first. Chance and his group had no money for promo or to get his music really out there. They never gave up despite not being able to get promotions or anything. Chance never gave up and it paid off he has 3 Grammy's now.
Harriet had a hard life. She was born into slavery in 1820. Harriet then escaped in 1849. She went back multiple times after passing the into Philadelphia to save family and everyone enslaved. Even through everyone looking for her she accomplished her goals.
Maya Angelou was the first the first African American poet and also reciter. She also worked as a civil rights activist and author. She tried hard , her life wasn't very easy. Maya had a child at 16 and still accomplished all of these things.
In the Letter from Birmingham Jail Marin Luther King Jr wrote about protesting but being non violent. He was trying to end segregation and racism. He kept pushing and writing letters from jail. He was dedicated and didn't give up ever.
In the book "The Circle" Mae strives multiple times. Mae wanted all age voting citizens, to have a circle account. At the meeting Bailey wants everyone that has a circle account to be registered and be able to vote all on the same platform. Mae then suggests that if all ages registered have an account then that will increase voting. She fights and strives for it.