I Want to Tell You An Inspirational Story

To have a ray of sunshine in the middle of the tempest of life. 351 People

    The Story Of Shay

    People always say how mean kids can be, never how nice they can be.   This story will either make you cry, give you cold chills or just leave you cold, but it puts life into perspective! At a fundraising dinner for a school that serves learning-disabled children, the...
    mtvlm mtvlm
    41-45, M
    27 Responses Oct 24, 2009

    Money For Nothing and Your Dog's Love For Free...

    I learnt one of the most valuable lessons of my life four thousands miles from home, when I was only eleven. We had been travelling for months, driving around Australia in a little car - just my Mum, my dog and I. My father had left us when I was very young and it had just...
    arthurn arthurn
    26-30, M
    21 Responses Sep 8, 2009

    This is the lyrical interpretation of the tale

    of Reina and the demon, a story imbedded in League of Legends game lore. In it, Reina is a warrior woman tormented by a powerful demon. This monster tortured Reina constantly, and no matter how far she would run from him, he would always find her. In the end, Reina mustered her...
    themanoflegends themanoflegends
    26-30, M
    1 Response Apr 20, 2015

    For My Love So Far Away....if Only I Knew Who????

    Long distance relationships.... ......it requires a special willingness and understanding that can test love like no other type of relationship can. It requires constant communication and a desire to continually create your relationship using the only tool you have...'your words...
    lexuslourve lexuslourve
    41-45, F
    12 Responses May 14, 2011

    Happiness Shared

    Many of you will know this story, but it is worth a second or even third read if you do. Enjoy. Two men, both seriously ill, occupied the same hospital room. One man was allowed to sit up in his bed for an hour each afternoon to help drain the fluid from his lungs. His bed...
    wolvescry2 wolvescry2
    36-40, F
    8 Responses May 10, 2011

    Share Your Love Today As We Are Not Promised Tomorrow.

    The following story doesn't belong to me nor is it about me; however it has been touching my life every time I open my Bible for many years now. It was shared with me by a special person in my life.  I don't share this story often but someone asked me today why I openly...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    5 Responses Nov 30, 2009

    I couldn't repair your brakes,

    so I made your horn louder....
    AwesomeAlert AwesomeAlert
    51-55, M
    1 Response Apr 7, 2015

    Never Give Up

    If you think your life is s*** and you just want to give up....think again!!! The man of this video is Arthur Boorman. He was a disabled veteran of the Gulf War for 15 years, and was told by his doctors that he would never be able to walk on his own, ever again. And like so...
    charmingpurple charmingpurple
    22-25, F
    5 Responses Jun 21, 2012

    I went to work yesterday,

    and not long after arriving on the job site, a couple small pebbles found their way into my boot... My first thought was to get them out.. I ignored that thought, and continued working... Everytime I would step, the pepples would remind me that they were there... Every once in...
    AwesomeAlert AwesomeAlert
    51-55, M
    3 Responses Mar 21, 2015

    In the ancient Roman city of Antioch there was

    a Christian called Claudius. Claudius was unfortunately caught up in a Roman sweep of followers of Jesus that was happening in the 1st. Century. He was sent with the other Christians to go to the local amphitheatre to be sacrificed, in his case fed to lions. Well he was in the...
    isftpoawawh isftpoawawh
    66-70, M
    Mar 20, 2015

    Winnie The Pooh

      Once upon a time, a very long time ago now, about last Friday, Winnie-the-Pooh lived in a forest all by himself under the name of Sanders. ("What does 'under the name' mean?" asked Christopher Robin. "It means he had the name over the door in gold letters, and lived under...
    sweat0wet sweat0wet
    51-55, M
    Aug 2, 2012

    Always Rember To Help Others

    Over the past 12 years as a peer mentor I've come to realize the fact that you need to pay it forward to others who have suffered recent spinal cord injuries like those that have helped you while being in the hospital after suffering a spinal cord injury. Such as when I was in...
    quadforgod quadforgod
    41-45, M
    May 13, 2012

    Im Coming After You To Heaven.

    This Girl. This Sweet, Funny, Smiling, Girl Is Laughing Like Crazy. Shes At School And Shes Talking To Her Friends. Having A Wonderful Time. Everyone Looks At Her As Just Another Person In This World. Living, Breathing, Just Another Person. As She Smiles And Laughs, Her Whole...
    LiveToInspire LiveToInspire
    13-15, F
    1 Response Oct 10, 2012

    I stayed at a really nice,

    really fancy hotel this weekend. The towels were so thick I could hardly get my suitcase shut.
    AwesomeAlert AwesomeAlert
    51-55, M
    1 Response Apr 12, 2015

    There was this one little girl

    who fall in love to a blue moon.. Every night before she go to bed she will sit in her window and stare at the moon with a blazing eye, a warm face and a sweet smile. One time she said to the blue moon "why does you only appear in the night?" the blue moon answered "everyone...
    DeathThrone DeathThrone
    22-25, F
    1 Response Feb 20, 2015

    (It was 4 o clock in the afternoon.

    Will, asleep on his recliner, October 30, 2010. Laquisha heard the whistle of the kettle sound, and headed for the kitchen. Joe sat at the kitchen table, also Denise, an attractive brunette, stood five feet ten inches tall with a slim figure. Her hair in a pony-tale, a t-shirt...
    mejc mejc
    56-60, M
    Nov 2, 2014

    I thought i would share with you guys a story

    of self belief, hard work, and perseverance. So its year 11 in my high school, my last year of GCSE exams (im from the uk). and i didnt do too badly i got 8 B'S. now with these results i had to choose what 4 subjects i would like to study for my 2 years doing A-levels. these...
    deleted deleted
    Jun 17, 2014

    Burning Desire For Success (pep Talk)

    You see it you feel it its moving around inside of you, it has your blood pumping but do you cherish it believe in it desire it own it. Are you afraid of it is it foreign to you, stagnant. The quiet before the storm then all of a sudden BOOM!!!! Now yore running you can see it...
    thecoffeeman thecoffeeman
    26-30, M
    1 Response Jul 3, 2012

    (I hope you like) So everybody asks me what I do

    when I say I work. I usually don't reply because it's to emotional and personal. Well, I'm going to tell you what I do for 7 days a week. I get up at around 6 am every single day. I start my day. I help my mother every day with her 13 kids. Half of her kids she saved by adopting...
    tinytinyone tinytinyone
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 22, 2015

    Stool Mama

    I saw this on TV couple weeks ago, its quite inspiring. So I googled it and share to you guys. Sorry can't find the vid from Youtube, so images would do. Stool Mama "The 55-year-old Xu, losing her legs in an accident three decades ago, devotes herself to raising the children in...
    charmingpurple charmingpurple
    22-25, F
    5 Responses Feb 4, 2012

    (True story) There was this girl

    that hated her life because she did a lot of drugs and just hung out with the wrong people.But one day she decided she was going to kill herself.On that same day she got into a big argument with her grandma because she (her grandma) wanted her to go to church but she hated...
    Pierce7891 Pierce7891
    18-21, F
    Jul 31, 2014

    Arunima Sinha: Indian Woman, Who Lost Leg Under Wheels Of Train, Conquers Mount Everest! (Respect For Her!!)

    Arunima Sinha: Indian Woman, Who Lost Leg Under Wheels of Train, Conquers Mount EverestA 26-year-old Indian woman defied all odds to become the world's first woman to conquer Mount Everest on a prosthetic leg.Arunima Sinha, a member of Tata Group sponsored Eco Everest Expedition...
    PiecingMeBackTogether PiecingMeBackTogether
    22-25, M
    2 Responses May 28, 2013

    One Of The Best Real Life Inspiration Story

    This is one of the SADDEST stories ever told in Hollywood. His name is Sylvestar Stallone. One of the BIGGEST and Most famous American Movie superstars. Back in the day, Stallone was a struggling actor in every definition. At some point, he got so broke that he stole his wife's...
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    Jul 31, 2013

    Some Things to Think About.

    Written By Regina Brett, 90 years old, of The Plain Dealer, Cleveland , Ohio "To celebrate growing older, I once wrote the 45 lessons life taught me. It is the most-requested column I've ever written."...
    mtvlm mtvlm
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Jun 13, 2009

    My Little Daughter's Death

    Elizabeth’s Story I feel so alone without Elizabeth. She was always with me. She accompanied me on all my errands: grocery store, bank, and post office. She helped me with my chores: she got down on her little hands and knees and imitated ma-ma cleaning the floor. She would...
    purity4444 purity4444
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Aug 23, 2011

    Sharing A Story I Read

     Whenever your kids are out of control, you can take comfort from the thought that even God's omnipotence did not extend to God's kids. After creating heaven and earth, God created Adam and Eve. And the first thing said to them was: "Don't." "Don't what?" Adam replied...
    amysangels amysangels
    22-25, F
    15 Responses Jan 10, 2010

    If Only I Knew...

    We live in an uncertain world. When we leave home in the morning, we assume we will return in the evening. When we say goodbye to loved ones, we take it for granted we will see them again. We presume they know we love them, so maybe we don't say the words as often as we should...
    snowbunny1002 snowbunny1002
    46-50, F
    48 Responses Jun 12, 2010

    I'm going to tell you a story- the story of the

    girl and the moon. There was a girl, she was just like you and I - never did she become anything special just herself. This girl was raised to believe that only the strong can survive, thus she became strong - but every action has a reaction. Once she never knew of sadness yet...
    deleted deleted
    Mar 8, 2014

    A mountain climber try to climb a mountain

    that night. He's near to the summit when rain falls. His feet slipped and he fell, but he managed to hold on the rope. Then he cried, "Lord save me!" then a voice came.. "Give up the rope!" But when he try to look down, he can't see anythng because it's too dark, so he still...
    Fr0z3nY0gurt Fr0z3nY0gurt
    70+, F
    5 Responses Sep 10, 2015

    From Death To Life

    I was introduced to cocaine and the needle by my father when I was only 15 years old. When I was 22 I was diagnosed with hiv, with many struggles and failed attempts of sobriety I ended up in the hospital in 2001 of full blown AIDS. I was told that I had no immune system and that...
    kidrockdreamer kidrockdreamer
    36-40, M
    3 Responses Jul 29, 2012

    Did somebody tell you being rich might be lonely?

     Many people think that being rich is the best thing in life. You can afford anything in life, you can buy nice cars and vacation houses, you can own a yacht even an airplane, you can buy all the fancy clothes, you can travel anywhere you want on your jet or a commercial...
    wisestories wisestories
    8 Responses Jun 16, 2010

    The Tao Of Pooh

    "Say, Pooh, why aren't you busy?" I said. "Because it's a nice day," said Pooh. "But you could be doing something Important," I said. "I am," said Pooh. "Oh? Doing what?" "Listening,"he said. "Listening to what?" "To the birds. And that squirrel over there." "What are they...
    wolvescry2 wolvescry2
    36-40, F
    9 Responses May 10, 2011

    A Clever Dog...

    (Disclaimer: I found it on the internet and I just wanted to share it..).. A butcher watching over his shop is really surprised when he saw a dog coming inside the shop. He shoos him away. But later, the dog is back again. So, he goes over to the dog and notices he has a note in...
    jazzME jazzME
    26-30, F
    5 Responses Mar 11, 2011

    Hope Remains

    A profound darkness stretches over the sky. The hope of tomorrow extinguished completely from my soul. Hours became torture. Minutes were an eternity of anguish and despair. This situation continued to be my reality day after day and life seemed to be passing me by. Quietly but...
    startingpointguard33 startingpointguard33
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Jun 15, 2012

    Importance of Time

    A young man learns what's most important in life  from the guy next  door. It had been some time since Jack had seen the  old man.  College, girls, career, and life itself got in the  way. In fact,  Jack moved clear across the country in pursuit of...
    mtvlm mtvlm
    41-45, M
    9 Responses Apr 19, 2009

    First if you want to follow this I will keep

    you updated of my path. I wrote a few weeks ago that I lost yet another job and at my age that can be very frightening as the world is a much different place then what I grew up in. Again a few days later I checked into a work at home position that didn't require any money and...
    Godhasme Godhasme
    51-55, M
    Aug 8, 2015

    When my cousin was 19 years old he was minding

    his own business on a bus when someone shot at him and got him right in his stomach . His heart beat stopped, but they were able to revive him he was sedated , the bullet cost him a kidney messed up his liver and nicked a peace of his heart but what amazes me is that in a matter...
    Iamalostcause Iamalostcause
    22-25, M
    Mar 21, 2015

    (LGBT please don't bother to read this

    as this is about finding a best friend and I don't befriend people who support or are LGBT) :-) This story might inspire someone to be careful who they trust online, and also...I really need a best friend. I used to have an online best friend: she was like my sister. She and...
    ImaginaryFriends4Ever ImaginaryFriends4Ever
    18-21, F
    Sep 19, 2015

    I was 14 or 15 ,,I am not really sure

    but I believe 15 ,,,I had broke up with my girl friend (a short time later became my wife) and I was staying at Mom and Dads ,( my girlfriend and I had our own place ),,My cousin wanted to take his Dads SS Nova ,,and us go for a joy ride ,,,he would push the car out of the yard...
    rckt148 rckt148
    56-60, M
    2 Responses Jul 23, 2014

    I don't have the time to write the whole story,

    but I'll point you in the right direction. don't worry, its not a 300page book, its a children's story from 1922. The Velveteen Rabbit. it's one of my all time favorite stories. my favorite concept; to become real, all we need is someone who believes in us and loves us...
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Aug 26, 2015

    The Race - By Dee Groberg

    Preface - Not my story or poem but it is a moving story and if you have not read or heard it before.... Your life can change from it.... "THE RACE" “Quit! Give up! You’re beaten!” they shout at me, and plead. “There’s just too much against you now, this time...
    mtvlm mtvlm
    41-45, M
    Nov 15, 2013


    The first day of school our professor introduced himself and challenged us to get to know someone we didn't already know.  I stood up to look around when a gentle hand touched my shoulder.  I turned around to find a wrinkled, little old lady beaming up at me with a smile that...
    mtvlm mtvlm
    41-45, M
    99 Responses Apr 19, 2009

    The Little Warrior

    My wife and I sat patiently in the nondescript and antiseptic lobby of St. Joseph Women's Hospital and waited for an update on our daughter Rachel's condition. We were just a few feet away from the small, brightly lit, gift shop that featured a myriad of lovely, colorful, and...
    HeartlessTWEET HeartlessTWEET
    61-65, M
    1 Response Sep 3, 2012

    after a night of probably too much drinking,

    I woke with a hangover and some pains of guilt. I don't know why, but a story that was told to me by a native Indian keeps popping up in my head. I have my own spiritual beliefs but this story is the one that explains it better than anything I have ever heard........ white wolf...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Aug 16, 2015

    I have a story that I think will help a lot of

    people going through some kind of pain. About a couple months ago I was really in a dark place. I didn't feel like anyone loved me or cared. My family is Christian and everything and I know I'm not supposed to be depressed.. How can I fit in. Me, depressed and heartbroken in a...
    lexifaith435 lexifaith435
    16-17, F
    Jun 17, 2014
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