Think carefully about the issue presented in the following excerpt and the assignment below.
We are often encouraged to stop worrying about making mistakes and advised not to dwell on those we have already made. But without analyzing mistakes—decisions and actions that made a project fail, for instance—how can anyone be successful? Besides, there are some well-known mistakes others have made that seem worth studying carefully. Perhaps these mistakes could have been prevented if those responsible had been more concerned about making mistakes in the first place.
Do people have to pay attention to mistakes in order to make progress?
Plan and write an essay in which you develop your point of view on this issue. Support your position with reasoning and examples taken from your reading, studies, experience, or observations.
2. 审题关键词：mistakes, progress
正：Less mistakes can save us much time and energy for the best.
反：There is no way to avoid making mistakes. Thus, if we pay too much attention to mistakes, it is impossible to take actions.
补：We should not be afraid of making mistakes.