The Best Real Life Motivational Story – Károly Takács

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It is the story of a  Hungarian soldier was name Karoly Takacs. A great player, and he was A legendary  pistol shooter and his dream of winning a gold medal in pistol shooting in the Olympics.

His hard work, perseverance and his records, everyone believed as he will win the gold medal in the 1940 Olympics.

He had just a dream, to win a gold medal in the Olympics. He was slightly far to his dreams come true, after two years.


But  all his dreams  got shattered,  when he was a practicing in an army camp, where the  unfortunate accident happened. A hand grenade got exploded in his right hand.

The burst was so severe that he lost his right hand (shooting hand).


It means everything was over for an shooter. The aspirations which he dreamt off was shattered. If we in place  ourself instead of him, we will definitely blame our fate and give up easily, but it is excused for people not for Karoly.

 He stood up and remained focussed on his strength . He had a clear and a crystal goal to win a gold medal in the Olympics. He had a sheer determination and will power greater than it’s goal

. He decided it doesn’t matter, he started from zero with his left hand. He decided to make his left-hand world best shooting and extraordinary hand.


After one month discharging from the hospital, he again started  shooting from his remaining hand. At the beginning, it became it was very  difficult and painful while practicing with his remaining hand and face too many problems but he didn’t  give up.

Karoly had practiced very severely day and night for a year and a year later he came back Hungary in 1939 where he had to participate in the national championship.

But at that time, nobody  knew that he had practiced with his remaining  hand.  And then wish the other competitor saw the Karoly, all competitors surprised and they felt that Karoly had to come to encourage us to motivate our team spirit, they all began to thank Karoly. 

Everyone shocked when Karoly said I am not here to encourage you, I come here to fight with you in this competition.


Karoly was there to compete with those, who were aiming with their best  hand and Karoly with his remaining hand.And Karoly determination paid off and won the Hungary national championship.



But Karoly had not stopped there, his dream was very far.

luck didn’t favour him, the Olympics were canceled due to world war 1940.

His dreams now fade away once more. And everyone seemed now everything is over but Karoly didn’t give up. He pronounced no matter if not this Olympics, He aimed for 1944 Olympics . He continued to practice hard.


 His fate still tested him again. In 1944, the Olympics were again canceled due world war 1944. And everyone thinking that Karoly dreams will be dreaming it will never become reality,as age was karoly not helped him.But Impossible word was not there in Karoly dictionary.

 He was born to win. He again participated in the 1948 Olympics. He started more hard


Karoly was a 38-year-old at the time and his competitors were very young, and had an upper-advantage. All his competitors were shooting with their best hand and Karoly with is only with the left hand, yet he competed.  Yes, he made   the impossible thing to possible . His dreams have become a reality.

Then he began training for the 1940 Olympics. Everybody seemed, he will definitely bring the gold medal in this Olympics and he’s preparing very well for the Olympics. But



The whole world was stunned, how it can be possible, but when a person perspective is to never throw up, then impossible things became possible. And Karoly hasn’t stopped there he again participates in the 1952 Olympics and again, he won the gold medal.
Karoly real life moral story.

From the real life story of Karoly, we find out that, if there is life in dreams, if we should trust in our dreams, unlike come what may . But never, ever give up.  Regardless how many  problems come in the way, no matter how much failure we encountered, but we should not lose the right track.

We should keep motivated us positive and optimistic thinking. Continuous practice leads to success and helps to become a winner.


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