Rising Above is to overcome difficult situations you may face in life.

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  • “There are two ways of meeting difficulties. You alter the difficulties or you alter yourself to meet them.”

    —Phyllis Bottome Novelist

  • “We must meet the challenge rather than wish it were not before us.”

    —William J. Brennan, Jr. Former Associate Justice Of The Us Supreme Court

  • “Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.”

    —Ralph Waldo Emerson Philosopher, Poet, Author, Essayist

  • “If a good person does you wrong, act as though you had not noticed it. They will make note of this and not remain in your debt long.”

    —Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Philosopher, Scientist, Author

  • “The harder you fall, the higher you bounce.”

    —Doug Horton

Stories About Rising Above

Life Goes On

Submitted by Anonymous

I am a 20 year old boy and a student of Ateneo de Naga University, Pillipines. I had a fracture in my left arm while playing...

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Troubles And Triumph

Submitted by Yesica Trawick

We hope our journey will encourage other families to have hope and push through times of trouble.

Our family has faced...

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Sunshine On A Rainy Day

Submitted by Anonymous

Have you ever had a day when everything seemed to go wrong, and nothing seemed to go right? Not too long ago I was having one...

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Everyday Hero Stories

Marc L

My very good hearted and extremely intelligent husband, Marc, is deaf. He was born hearing but gradually 'lost his ears' and...

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Lainie F

Lainie does so many good things for her animals on her horse rescue farm. Day in and day out she is out there with these...

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Harold (Raspy) Maze(Rawls)

Harold Maze, or Raspy Rawls known to many has always been an outstanding individual. Not only is he inspiring but he is a...

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love all the values
Renaisha, Minnesota

Regarding comment:Reach out beyond the storm and you will always feel the warmth of the sun
M J, Pa

Reach out beyond the storm and you will always feel the warmth of the sun; help others experience a better life helps us respect our blessings. Stay humble.
Crystal Bleu, Pennsylvania

Helping to rid homelessness and crime in neighborhoods across the country.
Steven B., San Francisco, California

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