I Want to Make a Difference In the World

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    When I am older I want to rescue all the animals

    that have no homes and if you want to save them with me I would be very happy. I am 11 and want a BF I know I sound to young to have a BF but I really want to go out with someone. Iam looking for a 11 year old boy in lreland And I would love you forever
    Hottiegirl101 Hottiegirl101
    13-15, F
    Jan 4, 2016

    You are beautiful because of

    who you are, not who you could be.
    KaylaCherie KaylaCherie
    18-21, F
    Jul 5, 2015

    If school is for teaching you to do

    as you're told, then where can a leader obtain an education?
    NameIsMailbox NameIsMailbox
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Feb 25, 2016

    "Broken crayons still color.

    Shattered mirrors still reflect light. Being broken does not mean that we are useless. Being shattered does not mean that we must be thrown out. Break a crayon and it becomes perfect for sharing with another person. Shatter a mirror and it becomes a mosaic of little reflections...
    soyyoprincesa soyyoprincesa
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Mar 13, 2016

    I want to change the people's perspective on

    LGBT persons. We are not evil, why wont you just accept it? 😩😫
    Veeeeeens Veeeeeens
    22-25, F
    12 Responses Jun 3, 2015

    I want to make a difference in the world.

    I have found this volunteer program abroad but it means i'd have to be gone for a couple of months. I have just got some news about my life that will make things difficult later down the road. So my time is now.. to help people who can't help themselves. My only wish is to know...
    learellie learellie
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Feb 17, 2016

    I want to teach. I believe

    that difference begins with education and ideals. I don't know how my life will end up, but if I impact the life of a single person, then I've made a difference.
    hgli13 hgli13
    18-21, M
    Jul 6, 2015

    Give the world the best you have,

    and the best will come back to you
    aj32792 aj32792
    22-25, M
    Apr 20, 2016
    BastilleBlue BastilleBlue
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 23, 2015
    PeanutsauntieP1982 PeanutsauntieP1982
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Nov 17, 2015

    My wife and I try to make a difference,

    especially around the holidays, I have a soft spot for children who by no fault of their own, live with a parent or parents that are working poor, trying to provide for their families working usually 2, 3 or more part time jobs just to try to make ends meet but by no fault of...
    aerosnz1 aerosnz1
    56-60, M
    4 Responses Dec 14, 2015

    I want to change one life at least

    while I'm on this planet. I want one person to look at me and say "because of you things are different" . It's not something everyone wants to do , but it's possible.
    cheerdiva cheerdiva
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Jun 27, 2015

    Be Kind, Be Honest Be Loving,

    Be True and all of these things will come back to you.
    serenitee068 serenitee068
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jan 18, 2016

    A glimpse of what Kurds are forced to go

    through in their 'homeland'', Turkey. http://kurdishdailynews.org/2015/09/12/cizre-cries-for-help-turkeys-kobane-under-siege/
    DragoSeksi DragoSeksi
    26-30, M
    1 Response Feb 20, 2016

    Some say me has Then get busy And thats a

    good feeling Until contact fades
    OddButResilient OddButResilient
    46-50, M
    Feb 10, 2016

    I don't want to change the whole world.

    I simply want to make a difference in people's lives. I am a middle school teacher. I got a text from an old student this week telling me that she wants to spend the rest of her life helping teenagers. The minute she realized this she thought of me. She realized that I...
    dovie6 dovie6
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Feb 1, 2015

    I look back at my 42 years

    and know society looks at me as a failure in many ways: my 2 marriages, my kids, since one is disabled and one is biracial, my lack of monetary success and financial status. In my head I beat myself up often for decisions I've made and giving myself these challenging lessons...
    deleted deleted
    4 Responses Apr 8, 2015
    JennaRee JennaRee
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Jul 16, 2015

    Right now, someone is holding their baby

    for the first time. Someone just realized they're in love and by the time you finish reading this, someone will have realized their life's calling. Right now, in this very second, as your eyes scan the page and your lungs take in air, someone is dyeing their hair the color of...
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Apr 14, 2015

    Someone broke my leg 4 yrs ago hired a lawyer

    to seek damages . In the middle of the legal action he suddenly dropped dead. Before he stopped breathing in hospital bed he left a dead wish about my case. Why did he hate me so much?
    maywong maywong
    36-40, T
    1 Response Feb 27, 2016

    Yesterday I was clever,

    so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself :)
    Roseebee Roseebee
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Oct 13, 2015

    I think it's just disgusting what the western

    world is doing to the rest of the world, and middle east especially. This absurd is getting so ridiculous, first the USA created Al Qaeda and the Talibans in order to use them against the Soviet Union, later they armed Saddam so that he can fight the Iran, and then when they...
    Vrime Vrime
    22-25, M
    3 Responses May 6, 2015
    AlphaWildFlower AlphaWildFlower
    18-21, F
    6 Responses Jul 16, 2015

    It's been awhile since I've posted on here just

    because it's been such a rough week for me that recently passed, and of course every day is an obstacle. Last week it was one of my breaking points. I didn't understand why or how these things could happen to my family and I. I do as much good things as I can but bad things...
    giannanecia9 giannanecia9
    18-21, F
    Mar 13, 2016

    We must remember that one determined person can

    make a significant difference, and that a small group of determined people can change the course of history.
    binalyn1 binalyn1
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Jan 8, 2016

    I'm the girl that always came home sad from

    school. Because I know there was no light in the house I was living in. Screaming, abuse,bullying was waiting for me at the door. After I would encounter that. I'd head straight to my room. Where the bad memories lie. It was mostly throughout the house but in that room there was...
    MoonPrincessLuna MoonPrincessLuna
    18-21, F
    8 Responses Oct 7, 2015

    See this? That was fukl paid by Mr.

    Zardawri. Jr. England.. byHelpinghand Inevstment through Islamic Circle Of North American. Ms. Emily Zaawrdarri ..
    FarzanaHeena74 FarzanaHeena74
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jan 11, 2016

    Let your smile change the world,

    don't let the world change your smile
    aj32792 aj32792
    22-25, M
    Jan 27, 2016

    idk why but i feel like i'm wasting my time here

    if i don't change something, like its a requirement to offer the world something instead of just surviving on it.
    Babypuncher454 Babypuncher454
    26-30, M
    6 Responses Jan 9, 2015

    I'm working towards changing the drug laws in

    the UK. I've never been a hard drug user but sending users to prison before they've committed any "real" crimes is just creating criminals, they learn how to commit crime properly in prison instead of being educated about drugs and helped to deal with the issues that lead them...
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Jun 21, 2015

    Your life is your message to the world.

    Make sure it's inspiring!
    aj32792 aj32792
    22-25, M
    1 Response Nov 4, 2015

    I always (now) find strength in others

    who are there fighting with something worse than what is before me... In a past that is not too far away, I fought the "unfair" thoughts right before i would meet someone who was fighting a worse fate them better. They demonstrated such grace that i was humbled. Before I found...
    deleted deleted
    Mar 14, 2016

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    000.00 US Dollars. Our Hospital is specialized in Kidney Surgery and we also deal with transplantation of kidneys with a living and corresponding donor. We are located in India, Canada, UK, Turkey, USA, Malaysia, South Africa etc.If you are interested in Donating or buying kidney...
    DoctorNKF DoctorNKF
    36-40, M
    Apr 6, 2016

    Waiting in line today at Taco Bell,

    we pulled up to the window and the girl told us that the car in front if us payed for our meal. We got choked up by that because it's the chain if love. Someone did something nice for us now we have to do something for someone else :)
    Court24 Court24
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Oct 6, 2014

    The world as we know it will only last another

    100 years before we have another catastrophe. Our population limit has been exceeded for how live our lives. What do we do? Write the government so they can hear us? Wrong. We have to take back our world but how? Politicians dont run this world, it is ran by the...
    wisdom1988 wisdom1988
    26-30, M
    1 Response Mar 12, 2016

    Not anymore. If the world wants to change,

    then another person will have to sacrifice their own time and effort, plus patience, 'cause I don't have enough to make a difference that would benefit everyone- I'm saving it all for myself, and yes, I've become selfish, but it's hard to find someone who isn't...
    Sil833 Sil833
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Jan 6, 2016

    sany72 sany72
    41-45, M
    Feb 19, 2016

    I want to save as many poor people

    as I can. If im ever rich I would adopt as manh kids as I can to hive them a better life. I want to take care of poor people and employ them so they're life would be better. I try to save as many suicial people I can. im always there for people in need. I want to kill as many...
    Remi4ever Remi4ever
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Aug 1, 2015
    77ladybug 77ladybug
    36-40, F
    1 Response Nov 21, 2014

    Want to open a school

    for orphans with high IQ potential
    Vryand Vryand
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Mar 4, 2016

    I just wrote a satiric essay thing

    for english and I was debating whether or not to put it on here because I know no one will take the time to read it but whatever. She asked for a satire on an issue in the school so I gave it to her. She asked for it! ------- Don’t you think it’s absurd that people think...
    NameIsMailbox NameIsMailbox
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Feb 23, 2016

    my girl scout troop is making reusable,

    rewashable pads for these girls in two different schools in Kenya because once they get to that time in life they don't have what they need and end up dropping out and being married early. this makes me feel like I'm not pointless in this world.
    psfromthestars psfromthestars
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 6, 2015

    If you want to make a difference ,

    take a look at yourself and then make a change
    Aaaashton Aaaashton
    26-30, F
    1 Response Oct 9, 2015

    If you desire to make a difference in the world,

    you must 1st be different from the world
    aj32792 aj32792
    22-25, M
    3 Responses Oct 21, 2015

    fakemejosephine fakemejosephine
    46-50, F
    Jan 25, 2016

    People always say "why do you look

    so angry"or "what's wrong with you" and honestly I don't know. I find myself in such horrible places where I tend to isolate myself from people because I'm so mad within that I can't seem to let bad things go. so I act it out with a bad mood or attitude. Like I said I isolate...
    giannanecia9 giannanecia9
    18-21, F
    Mar 14, 2016

    Don't change yourself

    for someone to love you. BE YOURSELF and let the right one fall for you. ;) ?????
    soyyoprincesa soyyoprincesa
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Apr 5, 2016

    i want to do good. i want the world to be

    better. because i was here. this is what i believe and i am willing to die for it ~will smith
    o3118152 o3118152
    26-30, M
    Apr 16, 2016

    I want to change the world one person at a time

    tell them my story and make it okay for them to tell theirs too and to not be ashamed of themselves.
    theinnocentchild theinnocentchild
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 11, 2016

    by being different, myself; by being myself!

    Be the change you want to see in the world - Gandhi.
    Hornesty Hornesty
    46-50, M
    Aug 16, 2015

    Abraham Lincoln once said,

    "In the end, it's not the years in life that count. It's the life in the years." So I thought to myself, "What would make my life more meaningful?" and that was to make a difference in the world. To influence and make an impact in our society.
    xxyxxyxx xxyxxyxx
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 10, 2015

    "While walking along a beach,

    an elderly gentleman saw someone in the distance leaning down, picking something up and throwing it into the ocean. As he got closer, he noticed that the figure was that of a young man, picking up starfish one by one and tossing each one gently back into the water. He came...
    deleted deleted
    11 Responses Nov 26, 2014

    I just want to make a difference.

    “The World is my country, all mankind are my brethren, and to do good is my religion.” — Thomas Paine We've lost our guns, our privacy rights (and just about all others..), our money is worthless, and the elite families on top are controlling everything: the music industry...
    corajazz corajazz
    18-21, F
    Feb 17, 2016

    This world is so filled with crulty

    and apathy, yet I dont know how to start how to make this world a better place. I have decided I will take a step to help here on this site to show people the beauty and the potential of life. I have lived through many horrible things so hopefully I will be able to help other...
    Changingwinds Changingwinds
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Jan 30, 2016

    In my world no child would ever have to fear

    being in the presence of an adult. In my world every child would know that no other child would laugh at her. Or him.
    deleted deleted
    Feb 17, 2016

    I'm 14. Now, there aren't many things

    that a 14 year old can actually do to change things. I have had this ambition to make a difference and to help people for a while and that's why I decided that I want to be a donor of various things (e.g. Blood and marrow). When I realised that I can't do this because, at the...
    deleted deleted
    10 Responses Mar 27, 2015

    I want to help the world lose 1 million pounds.

    ... I want to help everyone lose weight and be healthy
    Fitin15Training Fitin15Training
    31-35, M
    Feb 19, 2016

    When I am older I want to rescue all the animals

    that have no homes and if you want to save them with me I would be very happy. I am 11 and want a BF I know I sound to young to have a BF but I really want to go out with someone. Iam looking for a 11 year old boy in lreland And I would love you forever
    Hottiegirl101 Hottiegirl101
    13-15, F
    1 Response Jan 4, 2016

    That is my big goal; one day,

    I will get there. Baby steps. (:
    deleted deleted
    6 Responses Apr 13, 2015
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