49 posts tagged inspiration
The best teachers
The times, they are a changing.
“We are all lifelong learners, from day one to twenty-thousand-and-one, and that’s why we keep exploring, wondering and discovering, yearning and learning, reaching with more than just our hands… The future belongs to the curious.”
Work for a cause, not for applause.
Severn Cullis-Suzuki brought a room full of UN delegates to their feet in applause at 12 years old, after she delivered a powerful address at 1992′s UN Earth Summit.
After raising $5000 to fly her and her “think tank” of 4 friends down to Rio de Janeiro, she delivered a powerful address that commanded the attention of the room for 6 minutes and 42 seconds.
Her words echo today: “Even when we have more than enough, we are afraid to share. We are afraid to let go of some of our wealth.”
think different campaign, 1997.
here’s to the crazy ones. the misfits. the rebels. the troublemakers, the round pegs in the square holes. the ones who see things differently. …while some see them as the crazy ones, we see genius. because the people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones who do.
What would you do if you weren’t afraid?