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 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

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Join or start a community garden.

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Donate blood.

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Give a homeless person a clean blanket.

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Send an uplifting note to a friend who might need encouragement.

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Visit a local nursing home.

Stories About Making A Difference

Hard Times

Submitted by Cynthia

I am Cynthia, and I am fifteen, I was in treatment for many things such as anger management, and depression. I learned for...

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The Preacher

Submitted by Anonymous

My Grandmother's sitter took my Grandmother, Alice Wait Hart, to a fast food restaurant in Baton Rouge LA. on Greenwell...

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Helping The Youth

Submitted by Tom Brady

I was in a drunk driving accident in 2006, and my friend passed away. I made a mistake that others will not forgive. Every...

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Everyday Hero Stories

Nikki & Tony B

My heroes are Nikki & Tony Berti - Co-founders of the Goodie Two Shoes Foundation. They have personally sacrificed to build...

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He didn't have to say much. His smile of approval was with a 1,000 words. When going through tough times as a kid, he was...

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Jim H

My story involves my future husband asking me to move out of his home and breaking off our relationship because I had fallen...

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Recent Comments

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

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

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