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Achieve Success in the Poem "Ithaka"

Summary: Having fun on your life's journey, but keeping you eye on the goals of success, is a key theme in the poem "Ithaka" by Constantine P. Cavafy.
Ithaka, is a poem that has a deep meaning and fits a universal theme, of never giving up and trying for victory, and is a poem that can be appreciated by everyone through all time periods. Even though the poem talks about Odysseus' journey home to "Ithaka", it has a deeper meaning, as it advises readers about staying focused on goals and never giving up on aspirations. The word Ithaka itself serves as a symbol for success, and is used as not only a place but as a sign of achievement and accomplishment.

The poem relates to me as a person, because it mentors me on trying my best and always being positive in whatever I do. As the poem starts, it says, "When you start on your journey to Ithaka (success), then pray that the road is long, full of adventure, full of...

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