I Have Somone Who Inspired Me

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    The Inspiration Of Many Builds In The One.

    Should I say that any one particular person or event has inspired me? It would be far from the truth as in this life, there is much more in wonder than just one. Today I will speak of only the people I've met here on this site. One the the very first person I met when joining...
    dragonsteel dragonsteel
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Sep 19, 2012

    Clif Chu

    I met him on Youtube, he had made a video response to Amanda Todd's death and included his contact info in the video to who ever just needed to talk... now we are the best of friends and he has done so much for me.
    Shaunagloden Shaunagloden
    18-21, F
    Nov 1, 2012

    I Have Someone Who Inspired Me...

    ...the man i fell in love with
    georshar georshar
    36-40, F
    Apr 24, 2009

    Well, I Could Tell You, Or I Could Show You

    Nicholas James "Nick" Vujičić. This is the full 2 hour video, but I promise you, once you start watching, you won't be able to stop.
    themanoflegends themanoflegends
    26-30, M
    1 Response Aug 30, 2013

    My Job, My Life

    I manage a group home for adults with severe mental illness. You can see where this is going, I'm sure. Every day I watch my clients who have suffered so much, who have been outcasts of society, rejected by loved ones, at times completely catatonic...I watch them smile because...
    rainifel rainifel
    26-30, F
    4 Responses May 2, 2009

    My sister Natasha is my inspiration we are twins

    so were nearly identical and the exact same age but she is more brave smart and she seams more pretty. I want to be like her but I don't think I ever will as she always help me and I can't help her back.
    misaka12 misaka12
    13-15, F
    1 Response Dec 29, 2013

    Hellen Keller

    I've just read her autobiography, and I am astonished. How amazing is it, a person that couldn't see and listen, became a lecturer, an author, an activist, an role model to so many people, including me. This is what the power of will can do. "I am only one, but still I am one...
    Kate97 Kate97
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 2, 2013

    Never Forget Her Smile

    Life for me started off on the wrong foot. I was bullied as a kid along with having a hard time with my family situation. In grade 7 i became anorexic for 6 months and lost alot of weight. I didn't care because it made me fel good to starve myself. The teachers at school noticed...
    sindayla sindayla
    18-21, F
    1 Response May 2, 2009

    Lots of You

    There's a lot of people who inspire me. Even people I've never met have inspired me to do great, wonderful things.
    LylaRocks LylaRocks
    26-30, F
    Feb 10, 2009


    My grandfather married my grandmother when my father was in high school. My father's biological father died around the time of his birth from scarlet fever. My daughter just got over that very same disease with the help of the antibiotics not discovered in time to save Edmund. So...
    thykermit thykermit
    46-50, M
    Jan 20, 2013

    A Voice Discovered

    There are many people who do extraordinary things everyday that we never really hear about. I read this story today in today's Globe and Mail newspaper and thought it was one of stories we hear here in a regular basis about the perceived problems with building crude oil pipelines...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Oct 12, 2012

    I Have Quite a Few....

    1. God 2. Jesus 3. My Parents 4. My family 5. My teachers / friends   My great aunt passed recently.  The way she led her life is inspiring to me - and others.  It was quite apparent at her memorial. She sent quite a few shoe boxes (over 5,000 in five years...
    Yohanna Yohanna
    36-40, F
    Jan 27, 2009

    Hello Dolly!

    In high school I tended to lurk at the edges of the circles I wanted to be in.  The main group I wanted to be part of was the drama dorks.  (As an aside, it is really weird to be painfully shy but still love being on stage!)  The first year I got involved, we put...
    Geode Geode
    31-35, F
    Jul 11, 2009

    To Inspire: To Infuse Into The Mind. To Strengthen. Impetus: A Force Of Energy. To Infuse Means To Permeate. To Permeate Means To Enter And Spread Through.

    For me personally, my brother has been the biggest inspiration in my life. Currently, he is going through a lot of difficulty. His character is being tested, challenged, scrutinised. From day one, he has given me the foundation to believe in myself. When i hear ‘lead by example...
    traveller23 traveller23
    26-30, M
    Nov 15, 2013

    Here Is A Good One -nick Vujicic

          The man with no arms and legs.
    plungesponge plungesponge
    31-35, M
    Jan 30, 2011

    He Has Inspired Me.

    There is a person in my life that has inspired me to become the best I can be. He acts.. He pushes people to let go of the things weighing them down and blocking their process, and he has achieved many things I think of as meaningful and praiseworthy.. Best of all, he is honest...
    twiztedrune twiztedrune
    26-30, F
    Oct 28, 2010

    Who I Am

    I was inspired by my grandmother and all the adult and children I grew up with. I was taught many things whether I agreeded or not. I was taught not to be rude to people, my sister and I had to clean a bathroom and a bedroom every week. We each had to do the dishes every...
    iwanttobewhereloveis iwanttobewhereloveis
    1 Response May 1, 2009

    Thank You Joe

    At 19, I worked in a doctors office as a medical assistant.  I was shy, awkward, and didn't have much faith in myself.  I was uncertian about the future or my place in it.  I met a man there.  A physician, and became friends with him.  He slowly began...
    cedricsmom cedricsmom
    36-40, F
    10 Responses May 12, 2009

    Rocky Balboa (sylvester Stallone)

    Rocky Balboa, ever since I watched the Rocky movies in 4th grade I loved them. At first I thought they weren't for me, but I just feel in love with them in 7th grade. I told no one intill 8th grade about these movies, because no one knew them. But, I saw that my teacher had...
    balboaKOfan balboaKOfan
    18-21, F
    Feb 18, 2012


    Inspiration,I've experienced,Many times,Different people,They inspire me.
    startinover1 startinover1
    Sep 6, 2012

    I Am So Blessed To Have A Ep Family

    I have all my EP friends who inspirer me! I am so glad I found EP. I am so glad I have friends here on EP to encourage me. My EP family inspirer me!
    Babeondwy Babeondwy
    41-45, F
    Apr 27, 2012

    I Thought Achievement Was Impossible Until I Met You Guys <3

    I never used to much effort into school, studying, tests or anything academic for that matter. Geography work seemed useless and I complained how my future job wasn't going to be a geographer. And I laughed and chatted in all my lessons and couldn't care less if I received a bad...
    mackenzieee mackenzieee
    13-15, F
    Sep 14, 2012

    Insperation And Motivatiion!

    im 13 years old and my name is gabe i am in 8th grade heres my story or some one inspiring me sorry its kinda long... one day when i was 8 in febuary 2009 there was this show my dad said "hey gabe come here and watch these people fight" so i went over and sat on the floor and...
    Gabe14541 Gabe14541
    13-15, M
    Aug 29, 2012

    EP Does This.....

           Not just someone there are many here at EP who inspire me day to day. I love all the inspiration that comes my way.......
    cjpsf5 cjpsf5
    41-45, M
    10 Responses Jul 24, 2009

    Precise is the knife

    that cut my heart Nickwrocks1
    Crazylass Crazylass
    18-21, F
    Feb 15, 2015

    "i Love My Life"

    Saw this in a newspaper, really like the attitude:http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-1368763/Fibrodysplasia-Ossificans-Progressiva--Woman-rushes-aisle-rare-disease-turns-statue.html A young woman asked her boyfriend to marry her so she could fulfil her dream of walking...
    plungesponge plungesponge
    31-35, M
    6 Responses Mar 23, 2011

    Mother's Strength Lesson For Family

    Note: This story was published in our local newspaper 6 years ago. Mom fought a hard battle but did not survive. Even though she is no longer with us , I feel her near.   My family has breast cancer. No, I'm not kidding. For the past ten months, my family has felt the...
    emptyheart emptyheart
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Mar 19, 2008

    The Fictional And Non-fictional Heroes

    There are characters in our lives that truly inspire us to reach for great things. Things that we didn't think we were capable of, things that we know we can get over because someone else had a more difficult time.I have those Heroes in my mind. Although most of them are not real...
    LysanderFremont LysanderFremont
    26-30, M
    1 Response Dec 29, 2012

    My Baby Brother

    At the age of 12 I was smoking pot and popping pills. I hated my life and considered suicide a couple times. At the time my little brother was a year old. He inspired me to turn my life around because I wanted to be able to see him grow up and I didn't want him to have the same...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jun 5, 2012

    New Friend

    I recently went to visit family out of state and i met one of my aunts ex's boyfriends friend and we have a lot in common and he is very helpful. he is always there to talk to me anytime :)
    theunspoken97 theunspoken97
    18-21, F
    Jul 8, 2013

    Why do we keep hoping?

    even if we encounter  hundreds of failed attempts?Why do we still have faith even if others stop believing?Why do we keep on loving even if we had been broken too many times?why do we believe even if we don't see or feel any premontion of good things to come?Because there's...
    4BlackForest 4BlackForest
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Nov 2, 2014

    I Am Channelling A Book Of Conversations With 3 Deceased Past Life Mothers, Jehri, Jessie, And Margaret!!

    Mothers In Heaven Say, “Enjoy The Naturalness And Compassion In Manifesting!” I write like Jack London JEHRI Getting what you want comes down to influence. So use your influence by placing your order with the universe. JESSIE Lead a balanced life. Don't grovel. Universe...
    harvard2 harvard2
    61-65, M
    Sep 20, 2012
    Funkadelic Funkadelic
    36-40, M
    1 Response Jun 5, 2013

    Inspiriting Aspirations

    The one who has inspired me is the one who I have admired for years. They have been the subject of my idolization for years.  They have kept me from going into a deep depression. They have inspired me to be a better person and helped me embrace the healing arts and be less...
    Arthchir Arthchir
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Feb 21, 2009

    If He Can Do It We All Can

    What a precious soul.
    deleted deleted
    Jan 29, 2013

    Brilliant!!!!!!!!!! Two Tokens.

    I like how my voice sounds its great I love it but I want to move country and start my business but no I ******* can't because this place, just memories and wful people here no I'm not doing it here, or at least somewhere hotter? Or where its not october and cold as **** I don't...
    Acchbellon Acchbellon
    18-21, M
    Oct 25, 2012

    My Mom - A Very Special Person In My Life :)

    I wanted to write about my mom today. She is one of those very precious person on earth. There are only few people who are like her, she has this wonderful faith without doubts, amazing forgiving heart, strong mindset and kind nature. I have normally seen mom's cry when their...
    GirlThinking GirlThinking
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jun 2, 2012


    This young woman now hates my guts, because my mental disorder ****** her off.Rachell...you're so vain.
    amytheinvalid amytheinvalid
    26-30, T
    1 Response Oct 28, 2012

    Crazy Love- Francis Chan

    This Christian man has several books, I read "Crazy Love" more than once. I highly recommend it. It was an eye opener.
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Feb 6, 2013


    My Dad and its funny how this came to be. This summer (2012) I had a talk with him because we didn't really see each other in my high school years. What surprised me was how much he changed. He had a goal and he was on the road to achieve it ; not caring what others felt or...
    CharlieCharles CharlieCharles
    22-25, M
    1 Response Feb 11, 2013

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