One of the most amazing experiences of my life happened this past June while in Virginia Beach with my internship (Disabled Sports USA). It was truly eye opening to see a man with no arms stand surf for the first time, followed by a man with one leg, and then someone normally confined to a [...]
A few years ago I met a young man who was new to this country, he had only been here in Ashburn for about a a hear and a half at that point. He was raw on the basketball court but had incredible athleticism at his size. Obina Ejike and I were introduced by a [...]
It Couldn’t Be Done Somebody said that it couldn’t be done But he with a chuckle replied That “maybe it couldn’t,” but he would be one Who wouldn’t say so till he’d tried. So he buckled right in with the trace of a grin On his face. If he worried he hid it. He started [...]
Tough adjective, tougher, toughest 1. Strong and durable; not easily broken or cut. 2. Not brittle or tender. 3. Difficult to masticate, as food: a tough steak. 4. Of viscous consistency, as liquid or semiliquid matter: tough molasses. 5. Capable of great endurance; sturdy; hardy: tough troops. 6. Not easily influenced, as a person; unyielding; [...]
THE GURU AND THE YOUNG MAN There was a young man who wanted to be successful So he went to an old guru who was very successful. He told the Guru that he wanted to be on the same level. The Guru said, “if you want to be as successful, I’ll meet you tomorrow [...]
The Story of the Butterfly A man found a cocoon of a butterfly. One day a small opening appeared. He sat and watched the butterfly for several hours as it struggled to squeeze its body through the tiny hole. Then it stopped, as if it couldn’t go further. So the man decided to help [...]
EACH DAY WHAT ARE YOU PLANTING IN YOUR LIFE?? If you plant honesty, you will reap trust. If you plant goodness, you will reap friends. If you plant humility, you will reap greatness. If you plant perseverance, you will reap victory. If you plant consideration, you will reap harmony. If you plant hard work, you [...]
Make a Difference Once upon a time there was a wise man who used to go to the ocean to do his writing. He had a habit of walking on the beach before he began his work. One day he was walking along the shore. As he looked down the beach, he saw a human [...]
There are 3 Types of People: 1. Those who make things happen 2. Those who watch things happen 3. And those who say “What happened?” Which person are you?
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