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Vision is the ability to think ahead with imagination or wisdom.

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  • “I live to hold communion With all that is divine, To feel there is a union 'Twixt Nature's heart and mine.”

    —George Linnaeus Banks Writer

  • “Vision without action is merely a dream. Action without vision just passes the time. Vision with action can change the world.”

    —Joel A. Barker

  • “When one door closes another door opens, but we so often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door, that we do not see the ones which open for us.”

    —Alexander Graham Bell Inventor

  • “Rough diamonds may sometimes be mistaken for worthless pebbles.”

    —Sir Thomas Browne Scholar, Essayist

  • “Our grand duty is not to see what lies dimly in the distance, but to do what lies clearly at hand.”

    —Thomas Carlyle Essayist, Satirist, Historian

Stories About Vision

In This Moment, What Is Most Important?

Submitted by Anonymous

With the daily frustrations, busy lifestyles, desires of success, and the expectation to be and do everything, we sometimes...

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Our Vision

Submitted by Travis Wilson

A fellow Coach and Friend (Tommy Williams) and I (Travis Wilson) had a dream, a vision. We look at our youth as our future....

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Everyday Hero Stories

Jack O

Jack is 36 and has ALS - a fatal disease of the motor neurons which causes paralysis of the voluntary muscles of the body....

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Justin F

In 1998, at 2-1/2 years old, Justin was diagnosed with Neuroblastoma, a rare form of childhood cancer. Justin was an...

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Beverly S

The contributions and beautiful, heart felt words of Jaques Cousteau are never ending. His dedication to both people through...

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We need to have a value for team work / player
Pam, Yadkinville,NC

Your instincts are usually right... so don't listen to the naysayers
Erika, Newport, RI

Great men always rise in times of peril
time2rise, Federal Way, Wa

Trivial things seem important from the beginning...But Family is all that matters in the end.
time2rise, Federal Way, Wa

Use your mind's eye. You can achieve anything you set your mind to.
David Bond, Cleveland, OH

Vision is the ability to see a better future.
Bruce Willingahm, Warner Robins, Ga

"our lives start as a blank canvas,our choices and decisions are the colors that that determine and enable us to paint our very own masterpiece." copyright joseph p.martino
joseph p.martino, millburn,nj

"Maintaining a modern infrastructure is the very lifeblood of a successful and vibrant national economy, as crucial as the arterial system is to life." copyright Joseph p.Martino
Joseph P.Martino, Millburn,NJ

I think Erik is a creative and brave guy to climb the tallest mountain...and to do it blind is amazing.
Connor W, Allentown