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I Believe An Ordinary Person Can Indeed Change The World

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    Leonardo Da Vinci

    Leonardo Da Vinci was the bastard son of a notary and wasn't even supposed to get an education due to his social status. But when he was little he stole his fathers papers, which he had an abundance of because he was a notary (paper was a rare commodity in those days) and he...
    whatevernobody whatevernobody 31-35, F Nov 29, 2012

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    I Love You All

    Many days and nights,evening cities with lights we rep it nice,with fire and ice but get down on the mics,used transport fire,shadow ,water and ice then summon God and knock onmy heart and sit with Christ,saving everyone and doing it right,I represent God,holy ghost and Christ...
    Seventhirty457 Seventhirty457 31-35, M Dec 7, 2012

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    Savior

    Are the dynamics of history determined by collective or by individual forces? Every historian has a position on this. Generally speaking the two schools are traditionally either Marxist or liberal and capitalist.  For a while, when the Soviet Union finally dissolved some...
    moreandless moreandless 56-60, M May 28, 2010

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    His Son Killed By Us Yet He Still Loves Us

    Their are not enough ways or letters in my language or on the earth to say how much i love my lord the living God i must say, everyone of them i speak is still not enough to explain how much he loves and adores us you see to each other we are just a bother to him we are...
    Seventhirty457 Seventhirty457 31-35, M Dec 25, 2012

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    Let'S Think Of A Way To Change The World Together

    I recently created a forum with the purpose of sharing with other people our thoughts about how to change the world. Of course, this forum would also be a place where we could have fun talking with each others and sharing our problems, asking help, talking about stuff, etc. So...
    Iamthemanofmiracles Iamthemanofmiracles 16-17 May 23, 2013

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    Our Story Will Just Begun

    Dear Sir/Madam The process of perception began in our minds. All our thoughts are aiming to distinguish good and evil. The silence that we keep has to be broken. We have to get rid of the lie from our world, to learn on mistakes made in the past. With our beliefs manifesting...
    revolutions2012 revolutions2012 22-25 Dec 1, 2012

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    One Spot Of Grain Can Tilt The Scale

    I believe that a slight wind can change the course of a wave on the ocean. In battle, one soldier couldmake a huge diference between life and death. Same goes with one spot of grain added to one side of the scale can tilt it. ordinary as in you and I, a brother and sister. We are...
    lighthouse2010 lighthouse2010 41-45, M 1 Response Apr 6, 2011

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    Proof

    the tank man of Tiananmen square... http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/tankman/view/ this video is 90 minutes long...but it is so worth while imo.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 8, 2010

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    Let's Change The World!

    "If you want to be happy, make others happy" so let's do it. I know how you can feel more confident, happy and proud about yourself. It's easy... make others happy. Hug someone you see for the first time, smile to the sad person you see on the street, ask somebody how they REALLY...
    thepianogirl thepianogirl 18-21, F 115 Responses Nov 27, 2012

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    Confusion

    I don't even know if I should be writing this, but I can't get it off my mind. So here we go... Today I heard about a guy who I used to go to school with. He is in a coma because he took a lot of drugs and was huffing. I just heard it today. He is 18 years old and he might die...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Nov 29, 2012

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    Just 1.

    One is an important number. It's not the Number that defines loneliness, it's a number of belief. In this world, it only takes a unique single individual to touch a soul. It can be any kind of touch. A caring notion or a simple smile. Anything counts in this one life that we live...
    Amej2769 Amej2769 18-21 Dec 4, 2012

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    If You Want To Fix America, Paul Krugman’s Selling Prosperity Is A Good Place To Start.

    @thomasw540  #Transforming America  ramrodd.tumblr.com In 1993, President Bill Clinton had a choice between Paul Krugman and Dr. Laura D’Andrea Tyson as his Chief Economic Advisor. He chose Dr. Tyson because, in person, she is a cute as a bug and  Clinton was always partial...
    Ramrodd Ramrodd 61-65, M Nov 28, 2012

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    What Is Ordinary?

    I believe that everyone has extraordinary in them. Some people use it all the time. Some people use it once. And then there's everyone else in the middle. We can change the world, one deed at a time.
    NoLongerHere NoLongerHere 41-45, M 6 Responses Apr 18, 2013

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    Ilove God Earth And You

    Dear brother'sand sisters from other mothers i am writing to tell you how much it is better to do on to others good things without hope that they will do one to you for God is real and here really does love each and every one of you and I do too Holy Holy holly is he i speak...
    Seventhirty457 Seventhirty457 31-35, M Dec 1, 2012

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    36 Hours Ago I Had A Brain Surgery

    I don't consider I am an ordinary person... It's not an egocentric appreciation, it's more a profound gratefulness with life, God.. 36 hours ago I had a cavernoma removed from my left frontal lobe, thru a very complex craniotomy procedure. My doctor explained all the Risks...
    CaroConsuegra CaroConsuegra 31-35, F Nov 29, 2012

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    What Are You Waiting For? Make A Difference Today!

    Have you ever taken issue with something, that at your core, you knew, was unfair or just plain wrong?   Maybe it was a policy issue such as healthcare reform or a human rights issue like poverty.   Whatever it was, it moved you to consider a solution...
    Hope4Her Hope4Her 31 2 Responses May 5, 2010

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    Related Experiences

    This is a repost of my featured story/i want to say thx u experience. The friend i an talking about is fallenindarkness~ :3 best person and the best friend a person can ever have...
    InfiniteMusic InfiniteMusic 13-15, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Actually, I believe that one person can change *your life. I don't think anyone can change it I'd you are life.
    wannabeweightless wannabeweightless 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 5

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    I definite believe that someone can change your life for good or bad
    Gian422 Gian422 18-21, M 4 days ago

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    At least id like to think I'm trying. I can't really change certain peoples opinions about me if they think I'm out of the norm or weird or think something. or that im different...
    ajrestless ajrestless 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 5

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    My life is changing because of 1 person. Most days are like a roller coaster with that many ups and downs. Talking for hours everyday I guess that'll happen. A person can change...
    myownbox myownbox 26-30, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I Can Be "Changed" By What Happens To Me, But I Refuse To Be "Reduced" By It. - Maya Angelou _
    Moca2014 Moca2014 26-30 Sep 3

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    I do to, especially if they believe in God. And when the change happens? It was God the whole time. :)
    Sheismybestfriend Sheismybestfriend 26-30, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I believe that without a shadow of a doubt. I have experienced it in this past yr. A certain person suddenly appeared in my life and they have helped me to see more than ive ever...
    SadisticBitch SadisticBitch 31-35, F 3 days ago

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    I believe this to be true. People will enter and exit our lives in the course of our lifetime. Every once in a while you will meet someone who effects your life through a...
    greeneyedgirl12 greeneyedgirl12 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 26

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    I have changed many ppl life's because I shared to them gods great plan and his unconditional love
    livelovehopefree livelovehopefree 13-15, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    This is why I am anti suicide. This is why ever moment I can I make an effort to make a difference. This is why I try to be forgiving and understanding. This is why I give everyone...
    piprimate piprimate 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 5

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    I really do find it fascinating how we change from year to year, relationship to relationship, experience by experience...how we all grow and mature, how our thinking changes and...
    ConfusedAgainAlways ConfusedAgainAlways 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 11

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    Sometimes I fail to say what i think. I get all wrapped up in thoughts and dreams, but I never forget what she truly means. It might be a cliche...but she's the first person I...
    seeinglife2x2 seeinglife2x2 46-50, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I think a chicken nugget can change your life too.
    GenericChickenNugget GenericChickenNugget 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    My life has been change out of influence of three guys, the first one simply broke me, the second made me go back to being good just so that at the end I will be even worse than...
    simplyfuckit simplyfuckit 16-17, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Therapists are not helpful. I have to agree with this one. I have seen a number of therapists over the years. Recently, due to a child custody suit, I had to get my case files...
    Shellybelle Shellybelle 41-45, F 2 Responses Aug 31

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    Ungrateful sacks of ****, you try helping them and its better that they come with a warning label...moving on is the only thing I can do...thanks
    NyCeGuY4URdreamzz NyCeGuY4URdreamzz 22-25, M Aug 21

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    I'm done talking about the big problems in life, at least I'm done talking about them so much, because I've learned that people are either going to agree with my opinion or they...
    NeverTrulyWanted NeverTrulyWanted 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    I know they can! I often say things that may seem to contradict each other. It's all true though! I don't claim to have it all together, but some things don't have to be either/or...
    DarkwingGoslyn DarkwingGoslyn 31-35 1 day ago

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    That is definitely a fact. Like the Drunken driver who hits you and cripples you for life!
    Thesoutherner Thesoutherner 66-70, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I know this is true and they did it without knowing or even meeting. Kindness is amazing.
    vampirish vampirish 46-50, F 15 hrs ago

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    A question? Does anyone know anyone in the illuminati because someone I know thinks they worship the devil and I said it's nothing like that. Do they worship anything?
    fluke19 fluke19 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 2

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    Love this group. So few find good professionals. Most are egos who abuse. University of phoenix had free But didnt take me. Me asks why. They say no 5150 for their...
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M Aug 31

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    The relationships we pursue as adults have their foundation in our childhood. We form our idea of what romantic relationships should look and feel like based on the relationships...
    failedlove08 failedlove08 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 6

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    Ali Hussain Kadhim survived. As a 23 year old Iraqi Shiite Muslim in the military, he is one of the few who survived the ISIS massacres. Below is a video in which he...
    Jujalee Jujalee 70+ Sep 4

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    INFJ PERSONALITY The INFJ personality type is very rare, making up less than one percent of the population, but they nonetheless leave their mark on the world. As Diplomats (NF...
    Sandalwood3 Sandalwood3 41-45, F Sep 10

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    I am a rational person--my personality type is INTJ. I know that logically fairies cannot, cannot exist. And yet, a part of me believes. I am an ordinary person in many ways. I...
    Kurokagi Kurokagi 18-21 5 Responses Sep 8

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    A week ago, I was in one of the worst positions of my life. Well, thats how I felt. My back was up against the wall, and I needed help. So finally I went to get it. But after...
    lavalife lavalife 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 20

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    I've always felt that there's someone out there that can understand you 100% that there's a person that could make you happy no mater what is going on. one single person can change...
    aminakhrystine aminakhrystine 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 26

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    I wish I could make the World a better place. Why there is so much pain and misery and so many innocent people suffer every day. Can't we all be just a little better every day...
    ggeorgiev2008 ggeorgiev2008 31-35, M Aug 27

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    It's complicated. I was young, open-minded, curious, alive. I figured out I was a therian. I kind of got to know myself more, I changed. I turned into this dark, sadistic, self...
    EmberWolf EmberWolf 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 9

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    It is not always necessary to hire a personal injury lawyer, but if you are injured in an accident and you are not at fault, hiring someone to help can make a world of difference...
    greensdrinksnews greensdrinksnews 26-30, M a week ago

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    They are treated so differently in society. There are so many more dimensions than just the competitive aspect. A fellow classmate was surprised when I told them I was failing a...
    4NeonFun 4NeonFun 16-17, F 2 Responses