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
Join or start a community garden.
Send an uplifting note to a friend who might need encouragement.
Give a homeless person a clean blanket.
Visit a local nursing home.
Stories About Making A Difference
Submitted by Sharon Matson
I was diagnosed with terminal brain cancer in March of 2009. I had a 20-hour brain surgery to remove two brain tumors and...
He Made Our Day
Submitted by Angela Greenfield
My daughter and I were crossing the border between Canada and the US so I could take her to the airport to return home. To...
My Late Husband
Submitted by Anonymous
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,...
Everyday Hero Stories
Our daughter is our American Hero. Throughout school, all academic and athletic. At 14, became part of a blended family. In...
We lost our home to a house fire in 2005. In 2008, my husband was working on a huge wildfire at Lake Tahoe Nevada that burned...
Meredith Robertson is my hero. She is not out of the ordinary. She's not a firefighter or a surgeon. She doesn't risk life...
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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