A motivational speech tailored for readers of self-help literature.
By Michael Oher ‧ RELEASE DATE: Aug. 8, 2023
Michael Oher, the former NFL player and movie subject, has a unique perspective on poverty and how to overcome it. He emphasizes the importance of individual dedication and persistent action in the face of adversity. He also encourages people to take responsibility for their actions and to learn constantly, as knowledge is the real currency of the world. Oher draws on his own experiences to illustrate his advice, including his pro football career and the depression he faced after his retirement. He encourages people to be positive and to dream of a day when they can rest from their struggles. Ultimately, Oher’s message is that with hard work and dedication, it is possible to lift oneself up and achieve success.
Pub Date: Aug. 8, 2023
Page Count: 224
Review Posted Online: June 28, 2023
Kirkus Reviews Issue: Aug. 1, 2023