Greg Mortenson (born 1957);
humanitarian, writer, mountaineer
Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr (1808-1890);
Critic, journalist, novelist.
Douglas Adams (1952-2001);
English writer, humorist and dramatist
George T. Hewitt Historian
Sir Winston Churchill (1874-1965);
British statesman, prime minister, author, Nobel Prize winner
T.A. Barron (born 1952);
Margaret Thatcher (born 1925);
former Prime Minister of the UK
Dorothy Day (1897-1980);
Robert Byrne (born 1928);
American chess player
Leo Rosten (1908-1997);
Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862);
naturalist, author, philosopher
Mary Shelley (1797-1851);
Napoleon Hill (1883-1970);
Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881);
essayist, satirist, historian
T.D. Jakes (born 1957);
Michael J. Fox (born 1961);
Peter F. Drucker (1909-2005);
professor, writer, management consultant
Diane Ackerman American writer
Joan of Arc (1412-1431);
heroine of France
Anatole France (1844-1924);
Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962);
U.S. First Lady, diplomat, human rights activist
Submitted by Jessica W. about 3 years ago.
My dad is stubborn, yet a very loving and caring individual. He and my mom are going through the process of a divorce, so I don't get to see either of them as much as I am used to. I call either of my parents nightly when I am not at their house, see how their day went, talk about…
Submitted by Amalia Kobelja 7 days ago.
Manyang is incredible. We both attended the University of Richmond together, and he involved me in his story one day when he asked me to proofread a grant application for him when I was sitting next to him in the library. Since then, his genuine heart has been apparent in every conversation that I've had with him. Manyang lived as…
I think that many people are frustrated with the fast pace of today. The lacking value most can't pinpoint is purpose. Is what I am spending my time with useful, meaningful? The answer is individual. Facebook, money, work, friends you chose, etc. Is there purpose in this? Good and bad, there is always purpose.
Megan about 1 month ago from North Carolina
"The purpose of life is to have a life of purpose."
Ayden Smith 10 months ago from Wahpeton, North Dakota
Do good, and you will feel good! I promise!
Janez Hacin 11 months ago from Geneva
Purpose points us in the right direction.
Bruce Willingham about 1 year ago from Warner Robins, Ga
Purpose is why we are here. To make a difference in the lives of others.
Bruce Willingham almost 2 years ago from Warner Robins Ga
purpose is a drive that makes us move forward.
lilith over 2 years ago from texas