Archive for the “Inspiration” category

Inspiration Information — Jeevika

by aaron on December 9, 2010

“I dream for a world and people living in total equality, freedom and fellowship.” –Kiran Kamal Prasad A few weeks ago I attended to the Freedom Awards — an event thrown by freetheslaves.net to honor those present day abolitionists who (…)

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Inspiration Information — Elizabeth McClung

by aaron on November 18, 2010

Because I cannot wait for the world to change for the better, I must change it.” —Elizabeth McClung Elizabeth McClung is a writer, an academic, a lesbian, and a loving wife.  She is also in the final stages of a (…)

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Inspiration Information — The Freedom Awards

by aaron on November 15, 2010

“Tonight is not about despair, it’s not about depression… it’s about inspiration and hope.” –Sir Ken Robinson Last Sunday I had the privilege of attending the 2010 Freedom Awards benefit hosted by Free the Slaves — one of the largest (…)

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Inspiration Information — Staff Benda Bilili

by aaron on November 8, 2010

“We all have a disability of some kind; all are lacking in one way or another… I haven’t met anyone yet who isn’t handicapped in some way. So what’s the big deal? Don’t hide your deformity. Wear it like a (…)

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Inspiration Information — Bilaal Rajan

by aaron on November 8, 2010

“You have not lived today until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.” — John Bunyan When it comes to making a positive difference in the world, there are so many champions of change from individuals (…)

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Inspiration Information — Zach Bonner

by aaron on October 21, 2010

“All truly great thoughts are conceived by walking.”  Friedrich Nietzsche When I was twelve years old, the greatest feat I had accomplished was beating Sonic the Hedgehog all on my own, without the help of my brothers.  I remember my (…)

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Inspiration Information — Nate St. Pierre

by aaron on October 15, 2010

“Never doubt that a small, group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world.  Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” – Margaret Mead When it comes to inspiration, there is no shortage of demand.  Fortunately, kindness carries (…)

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Inspiration Information — Liu Wei

by aaron on October 11, 2010

ARMLESS PIANIST WINS CHINA’S GOT TALENT That’s right, the hit American tv show has made its freshman debut in the world’s most populous country.  And of the over 1 billion people in China, the talent that rose to the top (…)

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Inspiration Information — Mother Teresa turns 100!

by aaron on August 26, 2010

“It is not how much we do, but how much love we put in the doing.  It is not how much we give, but how much love we put in the giving.” –Mother Teresa August 26, 1910 Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu (…)

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Inspiration Information — Bethany Hamilton

by aaron on August 19, 2010

“The marvelous richness of human experience would lose something of rewarding joy if there were no limitations to overcome. The hilltop hour would not be half so wonderful if there were no dark valleys to traverse.”  –Helen Keller Photo courtesy (…)

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