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Making A Difference Quotations

MAKING A DIFFERENCE
It takes each of us to make a difference for all of us.

Jackie Mutcheson

MAKING A DIFFERENCE
Be not simply good; be good for something.

Henry David Thoreau

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Personal Stories About ‘Making A Difference’

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    Be Your Word

    Someone wise once told me, "live your word". These are not easy words to live by, but I've learned that once you give your word, it needs to be reliable, no matter what the consequences. A few years ago I founded the Adaptive Surfing Foundation. Our mission is to give those living with disabilities an...

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    Battle With Autism

    When my little brother was in the middle of eating his 5th birthday cake we got a call from a doctor saying that "he had autism, good luck" and he hung up. He soon stopped talking and stopped acting normal. I am his big sister and ever since he stopped talking I have never heard his voice and it's 2012. But he is...

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    My Late Husband

    My Beloved Husband Robert passed away from a tragic accident in 2005 he left behind his hero, his Son who was 12 at the time, and myself. After our Son was born my husband received news that his kidneys were failing. He was horribly sick and on dialysis for three years and wasn't able to enjoy or bond with...

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Stories About Everyday Heroes Who Portray ‘Making A Difference’

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    Dwayne C

    A couple of days ago the maintenance worker for our building, Dwayne, approached a coworker and I as we were chatting in the morning. Our building has a little restaurant in the basement and the woman who works at the checkout, Bertha, had recently lost her home and was about to be put out on the street after the...

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    Dennis Cohen

    Dennis Cohen, our esteemed director and president, passed away on August 22, 2012. Mr. Cohen, a prominent educator, spent forty years mentoring thousands of children who flourished in the Community High School, Teaneck, NJ. Born in Brooklyn, NY, Dennis Cohen grew up as a classic “city kid,” spending all of his...

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    Shell Jones

    Shell Jones, President and Founder of Play-Place for Autistic Children, a local 501(c )3 non-profit organization, and mother of a 10 year old son affected by autism, is a visionary leader driven by the premise that children challenged by autism are simply “differently abled.” Her goal is to provide advocacy,...

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CREATIVITY
HELPING OTHERS
PEACE
CARING
TEACHING BY EXAMPLE
CHARACTER
DRIVE
COMPLIMENTS
LOYALTY
PATIENCE
COMPROMISE
EXCELLENCE
ENCOURAGEMENT
OPTIMISM
SOUL
KINDNESS
CHARITY
TRUE BEAUTY
GREAT MUSIC
TRUST
REACHING OUT
HONOR
PURPOSE
DEDICATION
VISION
COMMITMENT
INTEGRITY
STRENGTH
FITNESS
COMMON GROUND
INNOVATION
OPPORTUNITY
SHARING
GENEROSITY
GOOD EXAMPLES
DO THY BEST
INGENUITY
FORESIGHT
EDUCATION
GRATITUDE
PIONEERING
LIVE YOUR DREAMS
HONESTY
APPRECIATION
LIVE LIFE
FAMILY
PRACTICE
INSPIRATION
MAKING A DIFFERENCE
PERSISTENCE
BEING THERE
LITERACY
IMAGINE
LEADERSHIP
SPREAD YOUR WINGS
LEARNING
CONFIDENCE
CIVILITY
HOPE
HARD WORK
SERVICE
COURTESY
PASSION
DETERMINATION
CONNECTING
SMILE
BELIEVE IN YOURSELF
TEAM WORK
PARENTING
STEWARDSHIP
SACRIFICE
PREPARATION
RISING ABOVE
GOOD MANNERS
AMBITION
MOTIVATION
GRIT
MINDFULNESS
PERSEVERANCE
UNITY
JOY
INCLUDING OTHERS
FORGIVENESS
ACHIEVEMENT
RESPONSIBILITY
COMPASSION
OVERCOMING
MENTORING
SPORTSMANSHIP
HUMILITY
LAUGHTER
LISTENING
CLASS AND GRACE
RIGHT CHOICES
RESPECT
DO YOUR PART
GIVING BACK
JUSTICE
VOLUNTEERING
EQUALITY
COURAGE
DEVOTION
FRIENDSHIP
LOVE
APPRECIATING NATURE
HEALTH
BELIEVE
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These quotes are great especially for the start of the school year. Words to live by and model for others. Thank you for making a difference!
Vivian Hernandez, Bronx, NY

to make a difference in someone's life,you don't have to be brilliant,rich,beautiful, or perfect.You just have to care enough and be there.:)
reeja hasan, australia

make a difference in everyone's life by helping others
anusha, north nazimabad karachi

true
alex, alto

if you will make difference you will make the world of difference also.
ellen obar, mambuaya

We always have to make a difference at work, good grades in school, live with a purpose.
Pablo Picasso, London

To make a difference is to enrich someone's life by what we say or do.
Bruce Willingham, Warner Robins,Ga

We always have to make a difference at work, good grades in school, live with a purpose.
Anderson, Colatina-ES, Brasil

Love these, keep up the good work!
Dave, Houston

making a difference can really help a lot of people out
Jessie, Oakland California

I love these values they really do make a difference!
Lola, Houston

Making a Difference is indescribable thing. In fact, it is magical, because changing others lives changes yours even if you were not planning on it.
Armoni, Atlanta, Georgia