MAKING A DIFFERENCE
Making A Difference is to make a positive change in the world.
“The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.”
—Edmund Burke Statesman, Author, Philosopher
“I have been impressed with the urgency of doing. Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Being willing is not enough, we must do.”
—Leonardo da da Vinci Artist, Inventor, Scientist
“How wonderful that no one need wait a single moment to improve the world.”
—Anne Frank Diarist
“We must become the change we want to see in the world.”
—Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi Indian Political And Spiritual Leader
“I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.”
—Helen Keller Author, Lecturer, Activist
Value Ideas For Making A Difference
Give a homeless person a clean blanket.
Send an uplifting note to a friend who might need encouragement.
Visit a local nursing home.
Join or start a community garden.
Stories About Making A Difference
My Hero Is Sharon Hampson
Submitted by Erica Johnson
My Hero is Sharon Hampson. What I like about my hero is that she made a difference in the lives of children. She is a...
United Worlds Authority
Submitted by Stephen L. Baker
In the mid 70's it became clear to me that our so-called 'Modern Life' had forgotten the prime values that makes a society...
A Thanksgiving Remembrance
Submitted by Anonymous
My paternal grandmother lived with us. She would sit in the porch swing and I would stand behind her and brush her beautiful...
Everyday Hero Stories
My hero is my grandfather. He was both blind and deaf, and yet, he taught me to read at the age of four. At a time when...
My hero is my mother, Danielle H. She is such an inspiration. Not only does she teach special ed she loves working with kids...
Debbi is a tireless advocate for human rights. She has spent the majority of the last 10 years working to aid those who are...
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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
if you will make difference you will make the world of difference also.
Ellen Obar, Mambuaya