Disappointment in oneself only stems from the knowledge that we CAN do better.
What Gives Me Hope
Seeing people trying to make a positive difference in situations that seem bleak and impossible to improve
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by
What/who changed my life and why
Ian Somerhalder. I don't know whether he changed my life but he certainly made me want to help change the world in whatever way I could. I think he's one of those rare people who truly tries to use his influence for the benefit of others and not as a publicity stunt.
Change has a considerable psychological impact on the human mind. To the fearful it is threatening because it means that things may get worse. To the hopeful it is encouraging because things may get better. To the confident it is inspiring because the challenge exists to make things better - King Whitney Jr.
Few will have the greatness to bend history itself; but each of us can work to change a small portion of events, and in the total of all those acts will be written the history of this generation - Robert F. Kennedy.
If you want change, you have to make it. If we want progress we have to drive it - Susan Rice.
The chief obstacle to the progress of the human race is the human race - Don Marquis.