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Making A Difference is to make a positive change in the world.

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  • “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 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

Stories About Making A Difference

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,...

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Grandfathers Pond

Submitted by Kent


As a young boy I would sometimes go to my grandfathers farm and help

with the...

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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...

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Everyday Hero Stories

Will A

A new movement is sprouting up in America's low-income neighborhoods. Some urban residents, sick of fast food and the...

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R.D. Nay

My husband is a wounded retired Iraq War Vet. He recently retired in July 2013 with multiple disabling injuries. 20 years ago...

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Kevin Meyer

Kevin is a true hero. Kevin has just recently became a grandfather and he just beams when he can talk about his grand kids. ...

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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

Alex, Alto

if you will make difference you will make the world of difference also.
Ellen Obar, Mambuaya

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