Success isn't about how much money you make, it's about the difference you make in people's lives.— Michelle Obama
Colorful Making A Difference In The World quotations
Never discourage anyone who continually makes progress, no mater how slow.
Being willing is not enough. We must do.
Dominator culture has tried to keep us all afraid, to make us choose safety instead of risk, sameness instead of diversity. Moving through that fear, finding out what connects us, revelling in our differences; this is the process that brings us closer, that gives us a world of shared values, of meaningful community.
Just because my path is different doesn't mean I'm lost.
It is learning how to stand alone, unpopular and sometimes reviled, and how to make common cause with those other identified as outside the structures, in order to define and seek a world in which we can all flourish. It is learning how to take our differences and make the strengths. For the master's tools will never dismantle the master's house.
Rap music is a combination of many different arts to make something new.
There's always been a stigma that its existence would be short and only appeal to a certain group - but it's the biggest music in the world.
I actually think that the most efficacious way of making a difference is to lead by example, and doing random acts of kindness is setting a very good example of how to behave in the world.
How you make others feel about themselves says a lot about you.
Each and every one of you has the power, the will and the capacity to make a difference in the world in which you live in
What we experience is our own concept of things.
That is why no two people see quite the same world, and why, in many cases, different people see such different worlds. To put it another way, we make our own world by the way in which we think; for we really do live in a world of our own thoughts.
If Christianity is valid, why is there so much evil in the world?" To this the famous preacher replied, "With so much soap, why are there so many dirty people in the world? Christianity, like soap, must be personally applied if it is to make a difference in our lives.
The world will not be destroyed by those who do evil, but by those who watch them without doing anything.
I feel strongly that Mother Teresa’s life has a great message for young people. We so often feel powerless to do anything about the many problems in the world around us. We are so often left to wonder whether one person can possibly make a difference. Mother Teresa said yes, we can. Her life was resounding proof that it is possible
Be The Peace You Wish To See In The World!
Every single thing you do matters. You have been created as one of a kind. You have been created in order to make a difference. You have within you the power to change the world.
The world is changed by your example, not by your opinion.
What makes a child gifted and talented may not always be good grades in school, but a different way of looking at the world and learning.
A God. The God. One word can make all the difference in the world.
I have been impressed with the urgency of doing.
I fear the day that technology will surpass our human interaction. The world will have a generation of idiots.
Go out into the world and do good until there is too much good in the world.
No work is insignificant. All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity
I want to be remembered as someone who put India on the scientific map of the world in terms of large innovation. I want to be remembered for making a difference to global healthcare. And I want to be remembered as someone who did make a difference to social economic development in India.
The hardest walk is walking alone, but it's also the walk that makes you the strongest.
A society that places a low value on its mothers and the process of birth will suffer an array of negative repercussions for doing so. Good beginnings make a positive difference in the world, so it is worth our while to provide the best possible care for mothers and babies throughout this extraordinarily influential part of life.
The more you give, the more you live.
Never forget that you are one of a kind.
Never forget that if there weren't any need for you in all your uniqueness to be on this earth, you wouldn't be here in the first place.
10% of conflict is due to difference in opinion and 90% is due to delivery and tone of voice.
I launched Chefs for Humanity, a national nonprofit, with my voice, heart and money from my own pocket. Money gives you the ability to make a difference in the world and, when used in a positive way, is a lot of fun.
I am only one but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something.
If you feel rooted in your home and family, if you're active in your community, there's nothing more empowering. The best way to make a difference in the world is to start by making a difference in your own life.
Fear makes the wolf bigger than he is.
We all have a fear of the unknown what one does with that fear will make all the difference in the world.
Every time I sit down to eat, I cast my lot: for mercy, against misery;
for the oppressed, against the oppressor; and for compassion, against cruelty. There is a lot of suffering in the world, but how much suffering can be addressed with literally no time or effort on our part? We can just stop supporting it, by making different choices.
One person can make a difference.
If you stumble, make it part of the dance.
Being out on the ocean seems like a different world to being in the mountains and the backcountry, but there is also a lot of symmetry. They each have their own biorhythms from a motherly embrace to tempestuous wrath. What I love about being out in nature is that you are at the mercy of your own decision making.
The spirit of the drum is something that you feel but cannot put your hands on, It does something to you from the inside out . . . It hits people in so many different ways. But the feeling is one that is satisfying and joyful. It is a feeling that makes you say to yourself, ' I'm glad to be alive today! I'm glad to be part of this world!
I envision someday a great, peaceful South Africa in which the world will take pride, a nation in which each of many different groups will be making its own creative contribution.
Life is like a piano, the white keys represent happiness and the black shows sadness, but as you go through life's journey, remember that the black keys also makes music.
People who are 'different' are usually the ones that end up making a difference in the world.
There is no greater reward than working from your heart and making a difference in the world.
Here’s to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The troublemakers. The round pegs in the square holes. The ones who see things differently.
Everybody can be great...because anybody can serve. You don't have to have a college degree to serve.
This is the true joy in life, the being used for a purpose recognized by yourself as a mighty one.