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Why Does Encouragement Help Us to Succeed?

As a teenager who was constantly in trouble, Louis Zamperini changed his focus in life after his brother encouraged him to become an athlete.

When he took-up running, Zamperini realized how good he was becoming. His brother, and then others, encouraged him to “keep up the good work!”

Zamp got better and better and better at his chosen sport. Soon he was winning his races and setting records.

Encouragement helped Zamperini to succeed. How does encouragement make such a difference in a person’s life?

Have you succeeded at something because someone encouraged you? Describe how encouragement mattered to you.


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