Antoine de Saint-Exupery (1900-1944);
William J. Brennan, Jr. (1906-1997);
former Associate Justice of the US Supreme Court
John R. Wooden (1910-2010);
basketball coach, author
Vivian Greene Author, motivational speaker
Alexander Hamilton (1757-1804);
first US Secretary of the Treasury
Sidney Greenberg (1917-2003);
Mary Pickford (1892-1979);
Joseph Campbell (1904-1987);
Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882);
Philosopher, Poet, Author, Essayist
Gail Sheehy author
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832);
philosopher, scientist, author
Will Rogers (1879-1935);
actor, comic, columnist
Norman Vincent Peale (1898-1993);
Alexandre Dumas (1802-1870);
Bethany Hamilton (born 1990);
Washington Irving (1783-1859);
Phyllis Bottome (1884-1963);
Charles Dickens (1812-1870);
Submitted by Michael Kalous over 2 years ago.
Believing that life contains more than one's experiences and hanging on to the hope that there is something greater than the harm experienced, I strove to overcome and excel through my circumstances of abuse. Because hope trumps harm, I followed it and I now help others with similar circumstances and find hope through theirs. I am a counselor and hope…
Submitted by Denise DeVries Ibanez 10 months ago.
My husband is my hero because he always triumphs over his circumstances. A creative artist and wonderful husband and father, he has overcome distance, illness, loss, and discrimination to continually encourage others and take care of his family.
love all the values
renaisha 22 days ago from minnesota
Regarding comment:Reach out beyond the storm and you will always feel the warmth of the sun
M J over 2 years ago from 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 almost 3 years ago from Pennsylvania
Helping to rid homelessness and crime in neighborhoods across the country.
Steven B. about 4 years ago from San Francisco, California