Explore the value of Vision
A rock pile ceases to be a rock pile the moment a single man contemplates it, bearing within him the image of a cathedral.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
If we are going to do anything significant with life, we sometimes have to move away from it- beyond the usual measurements. We must occasionally follow visions and dreams.
We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.
I will speak to a youth which can accomplish everything, precisely because it accepts no past, obeys no present, and fears no future.
Sir Thomas Browne
To keep from getting too far ahead of myself, I can apply to life what I've learned from running in the woods: The step in front of you is the most important one.
People create their own questions because they are afraid to look straight. All you have to do is look straight and see the road, and when you see it, don't sit looking at it-walk.
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Stories About Everyday Heroes Who Portray ‘Vision’
Beverly SSubmitted by Beverly
The contributions and beautiful, heart felt words of Jaques Cousteau are never ending. His dedication to both people through understanding cultures and his conviction to document what impact man has had upon on this planet still echoes today. I am so thankful his son, J. M. Cousteau, founded Ocean Futures Society...
Jack OSubmitted by
Jack is 36 and has ALS - a fatal disease of the motor neurons which causes paralysis of the voluntary muscles of the body. When Jack was diagnosed, the neurologist told him there was nothing that he could do since there is no treatment or cure for ALS (also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease). At that point, Jack...
Justin FSubmitted by
In 1998, at 2-1/2 years old, Justin was diagnosed with Neuroblastoma, a rare form of childhood cancer. Justin was an energetic little boy that didn't let his diseases get in his way of having fun. In many ways he was your typical toddler, running around, getting into trouble and testing everybody's limits. On the...
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BELIEVE IN YOURSELF
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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."
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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."
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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