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Motivation is the act of being provided with a reason to act a certain way.

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  • “Scientists study the world how it is now, but engineers take a paint brush and create a world that has never been before.”

    —Asher Brandley

  • “If we keep doing what we're doing, we're going to keep getting what we're getting.”

    —Stephen R. Covey Motivational Writer

  • “The important work of moving the world forward does not wait to be done by perfect men.”

    —George Eliot [Mary Ann Evans] Novelist, Editor

  • “You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.”

    —Henry Ford Founder Of Ford Motor Company

  • “The vision must be followed by the venture. It is not enough to stare up the steps - we must step up the stairs.”

    —Vance Havner

Stories About Motivation

Notes On Life

Submitted by Anonymous

My name is Rod. I am an engineer/techy geek, by trade/education, which means I am a creative type/problem solver. As with...

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Humble Beginnings

Submitted by Anonymous

I have come a long way from riding on the back of a donkey as a child in Portugal in the 50's and 60's, where I grew up. My...

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Submitted by Austen

One day I see a pregnant student while walking to the lunchroom and it reminds me of my hero, Mya Jackson. Mya is a sixteen...

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Everyday Hero Stories


I have more than one hero: God is my ultimate hero above all. Without Him, I wouldn't have been blessed with other heroes in...

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Chris K

Chris is constant motivation and inspiration for all those around him. Diagnosed as a 21 year old Marine with a degenerative...

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Pedro P

My hero would be my dad. I believe dads are the real heroes of the world. My dad has 10 children including me. I'm now 20...

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