You are not given a choice to your birth lot in life ~ FACT Our birth is a crapshoot we have no control over. We can be the product of two teens in the back of someone’s car or the product of two loving people who want to share their life with a child. Either way, we have absolutely no control over it.
You are not given a choice to your parent’s parenting skills ~ FACT Our parents may have absolutely no skills at all or very limited skills. If we are extremely lucky we might get two loving caring parents that are the best.
You are a product of your environment ~ FICTION Although each one of us is affected by our environment, each one of has the opportunity to break out of the molds we are cast in. It may be more difficult for some over others, but it is still our responsibility to determine our destiny.
All people are entitled to equality in life ~ FICTION Each one of us, with each opportunity for a change in life has a choice to make and our future is set by the choice we make. Make the wrong choices and end up with an unfulfilled life. Make the right choices and make a great life for yourself.
There comes a time when the cumulative sum of the choices you make set your destiny in stone ~ FICTION There is always time to change your way and your destiny. The righteous man can feel secure in his destiny and then make one choice that will condemn him for eternity; just as a sinner can realize his errors and repent changing his eternal destiny.