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Inspirational Quotes About Life




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Some beautiful inspirational life quotes :

“Life is full of beauty. Notice it. Notice the bumble bee, the small child, and the smiling faces. Smell the rain, and feel the wind. Live your life to the fullest potential, and fight for your dreams.”
— Ashley Smith

“Life is a daring adventure or nothing at all.”
— Helen Keller

“Life is a gift, and it offers us the privilege, opportunity, and responsibility to give something back by becoming more.”
— Tony Robbins

“Life is a long lesson in humility.”
— James M. Barrie

 “Life is a series of collisions with the future; it is not the sum of what we have been, but what we yearn to be.”
— Jose Ortega y Gasset

Change The World Like Narayanan Krishnan ~ A Tribute to CNN Hero



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Each time I see stories like this, no matter how old they are, they bring tears to my eyes.


 36 years old Narayanan Krishnan, does what he was professionally trained to do as a chef but this time, he wakes up as early as 4 am every day cooks a simple meal, travels about 200 km feeding the homeless in  Madurai, Tamil Nadu, along with his team.  He sometimes does this with his hands for almost 400 destitute people every day. As at 2010, Krishnan has provided more than 1.2 million meals through his  nonprofit organisation Akshaya Trust. He was selected as one of the Top 10 in “CNN heroes 2010” list. His motivation according to CNN, 16 years ago, on a visit to a Madurai temple, he came across a homeless, old man eating his own human waste. That stark sight changed Krishnan’s life. He feels this is his purpose and his destiny.

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A Deadly Frozen Night


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There was a Jewish man named Yankel, who had a bakery, in a town, Crown Heights, Germany. He always said, "You know why I’m alive today?" He said "I was a kid, just a teenager at the time in Germany. Nazis were killing Jews with no mercy. We were on the train being taken to Auschwitz by Nazis. Night came and it was deathly cold in that compartment. The Germans left us on the side of the tracks overnight, sometimes for days, without any food. There were no blankets to keep us warm. Snow was falling everywhere. Cold winds were hitting our cheeks, every second. We were hundreds of people in that terribly cold night. No food. No water. No shelter. No blankets ". "The blood in our bodies started freezing. It was becoming ice.

The Plane Crash Survivor, Who Used Music to Heal; Watch her rendition of Ed Sheeran‘s Thinking out Loud.




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Kechi Okwuechi, survived a plane crash, Sosoliso Airline flight, that took the lives of 107 people on board in Nigeria. In her own words, “Lying in the hospital bed unable to move, music was my escape. It did so much for me.”

The Prodigal Son

                                   

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Hello everyone, I'm so excited to be back and would like to share a parable from Luke 15: 11- 32, that reminds me of today's generation ......enjoy

Jesus continued: “There was a man who had two sons.  The younger one said to his father, ‘Father, give me my share of the estate.’ So he divided his property between them.


 “Not long after that, the younger son got together all he had, set off for a distant country and there squandered his wealth in wild living. After he had spent everything, there was a severe famine in that whole country, and he began to be in need.  So he went and hired himself out to a citizen of that country, who sent him to his fields to feed pigs.  He longed to fill his stomach with the pods that the pigs were eating, but no one gave him anything. 

In the Cincinnati Zoo incident; do you think it is a case of parenting gone wrong?


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Source: abc newsFew weeks ago, we were all intrigue by the event at the Cincinnati Zoo, where a little boy fell into the moat of a 400-pound gorilla. The 17 year old gorilla dragged the child through a moat for almost 10 minutes.This action triggered off a gush of online criticism as to why the boy was not catered to by his mother at the time.Well, the mother had three other children with her, ages 1 to 7, and had turned away for few seconds to attend to one of the boy siblings’ when the boy wondered off according to abc news