15 People Whose Achievements Left Us Wanting to Applaud

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It may take time and a lot of effort to have what you always dreamed about. People in this article decided not to wait one second longer and took a step forward to achieve their dreams. Now they look back to what they have gone through, and all we can do is applaud them loudly.

1. “3.5 years of hair growth and some life changes”

2. “After 8 years with my fiancé and enduring the loss of my only sibling together, I married my best friend. I cannot stop smiling.”

3. “I’m older and was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis in my mid-twenties. I wasn’t sure if I’d be able to have a kid. My baby girl arrived today!”

4. “After a terrible breakup, a city move, and a job change, this year I told myself I was going to run a half-marathon. I did a 2:07.”

5. “After nearly 2 years of feeling severely depressed, I’ve finally been getting my life back in order and can say I feel much better!”

6. “I’m happy to see my grandmother after she survived a stroke.”

7. “I got to marry my best friend and love yesterday. I’ve never been so proud to call her my wife. Plus, I think we make a pretty cute family.”

8. “My life has changed so dramatically, I could cry tears of joy.”

9. “From a proposal to a wedding — had to lose that ’working from home’ body for our big day!”

10. “Entirely changed my health and lifestyle. Crazy to see how far I’ve come!”

11. “I got married on Saturday and haven’t stopped smiling since! This is my favorite picture I’ve gotten back so far — my dad and me.”

12. “I finally graduated today after failing once before due to depression.”

13. “I’ve been dealing with severe agoraphobia and an intense fear of hospitals for over a year. Today, I went to the hospital to meet my newborn nephew.”

14. “My little brother walking in his prosthetics for the first time!”

15. “I have been lurking here for years thinking I could never do this, but I did!”

Which of these personal achievements amazed you the most? Do you have something to share with us? We can’t wait to read your story in the comments!

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