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Soul Hero: Nan & Keith
Submitted by Jacob W.I want to thank my parents for teaching me, from the beginning, to accept everyone, to be open to everything, and to see hope everywhere. Very few people possess such kindness in their souls. They have their faults, vices, and mistakes, but the fa... Read more
Soul Hero: Catherine
Submitted by Fiona M. The figure that I look up to- Catherine, my older sister- is a person that is the owner of many talents and qualities that have been granted by a power so much more than mortal ability. All through my existence, she has been my guide and tutor in... Read more
Soul Hero: Wanda Jean
Submitted by Andrea BeaumierMy grandma was my hero. She taught me everything I know today. Growing up she went through some of the hardest things a woman would ever have to go through. She passed away at the age of 77 with a 65 year marriage, 5 children, 6 grandchildren, and... Read more
Soul Hero: Ruby
Submitted by Jeff RomanovitchRuby is my two year old daughter. And she has given me more in her two years than anyone else has in my whole life. I was 36 years old when she was born and had pretty much given up on life ever having any purpose and meaning. I was a guy with an ... Read more
Submitted by AnonymousThese are poem's I wrote two weeks ago upon completing my Masters degree, I am a non-traditional student, (49 years old) and have been back in college at Michigan State University, I finished my bachelors degree in 2006 and continued on-these are ... Read more
Submitted by AnonymousIt only takes a moment to change each and every moment there on after. I took a good look at my life 9 years ago I knew I had had enough of pain and suffering and I knew there was good too and the best of what was good up until then was love; so t... Read more
An Eventful Day, a Blur of Memories
Submitted by AnonymousToday was my uncle's funeral.
It was an odd day of deep sorrow and grief, family time, and nostalgia. I was sitting silently in the chilly chapel and could see the back of my now widowed aunt's head bowed down in sorrow, her shoulders shaking f... Read more
The soul, uneasy and confin'd from home,
Rests and expatiates in a life to come.
Alexander Pope Poet, Critic, Translator (1688-1744);
Blessed is he who has found his work; let him ask no other blessedness. Thomas Carlyle Essayist, Satirist, Historian (1795-1881);
There is one thing one has to have: either a soul that is cheerful by nature, or a soul made cheerful by work, love, art, and knowledge. Friedrich Nietzsche Scholar, Writer, Philosopher (1844-1900);
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched, they must be felt with the heart. Helen Keller Author, Lecturer, Activist (1880-1968);
One may be old in years, but not in spirit, or poor in wealth, but not in ambition. Chinese Proverb -
Gandhi - Soul
While many rose up for violence, he sat down for peace. Mahatma Gandhi reached out with the strength he cultivated within his soul.
The Foundation for a Better Life began as
a simple idea to promote positive values. We believe that people are
basically good and just need a reminder. And that the values we live
by are worth more when we pass them on.