Too Tough, Too Stubborn To Quit

Setbacks happen. Failure happens. Each time they happen let’s say thank you for what we learned and for the courage we had not to give up. That’s right, say thank you for the lesson learned. We won’t repeat the same mistake, we’re stronger, tougher, smarter, and we won’t quit. We’re too tough, too ornery, too stubborn to quit. Get inspired to fight on with this brief YouTube video.


A Small Act of Kindness – Is A Big Deal

A small act of kindness, often makes a big difference in another’s life. It takes awareness on our part of the other person and their situation. It takes courage on our part to act. Our small act of kindness may not seem like much, but to someone struggling, frightened, not knowing what to do, it will make all the difference. The following video shows two acts of kindness, spontaneously give that made a big difference. I want to become more like the women in this short video. Enjoy.

The Greatest Defeat Can Be Turned Into Victory

Every once in a while, a hero knocks on my door. Today it happened when I searched for an inspiring video to post on this blog. No pity parties, no feeling sorry for himself, not this hero. He has a a tank full of courage. A heart bursting with gratitude, and an attitude I want to emulate. He was knocked down but not knocked out. He is an inspiration to all who watch the following Vimeo video. I know you will be inspired as much as me.

TOUCH THE SKY from tim hahne on Vimeo.

Kind Words Warm Our World

Make someone feel better with a kind word. It’s inexpensive. It’s self-renewing. Imagine you making the world kinder, gentler, and more compassionate because spread kind words wherever you travel. A high school student in this YouTube video demonstrates the power of a kind word. 

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Love Creates Miracles

Love always wins. Love conquers hate. Love creates miracles. Two men, from a culture far different from mine, teach me about love. They teach me about friendship. They teach me about the value of working together. They teach me about caring for the environment. If I could, I would personally thank them for being an example for me and all who watch this short Vimeo video.

“I Am His Hands. He Is My Eyes.” The Friendship That Built a Forest​ from Great Big Story on Vimeo.

The Secret To Succeeding

Feeling tired of the struggle? Not seeing results? Starting to think your goal is beyond reach? There’s a secret to overcoming all of the negative thinking. It’s simple, it works, and it is tested. Are you intrigued? Watch the following YouTube video to learn the secret and make it work in every part of your life.

A Simple Act Of Kindness

What can you and I give away and get a one-hundred percent return? I’m not selling hedge funds, stocks, or property. A simple act of kindness will make someone smile, renew a belief that life is good, generate goodwill, and you and I can do it with a simple act of kindness. Unexpected, wanting nothing in return. Light up someone’s life today with a simple act of kindness. The following video will inspire you.

A Life’s Lesson in Three Minutes

How are you living your life? Grab hold of it with both hands. Be grateful for this wonderful and wonder-filled gift. Discover what you love and  passionately embrace it. Grab hold of life and make a difference. Enjoy your family and friends. Enjoy nature. Enjoy ever sip of coffee and bite of food. Take nothing for granted. Enjoy it all. Be grateful for it all.


The Holstee Manifesto Lifecycle Video from Holstee on Vimeo.

Your Heart’s Voice

What is call within your heart? Is it softly speaking to you? Is it shouting? There is a call in each of our hearts sending us on a unique mission to make our world a better place. Listen to your heart’s call, act on it, and you will astound yourself and others with what you are able to accomplish. Lewis Pugh’s deep call is to make us aware of the effects of climate change on our planet. In this YouTube video, Mr. Pugh swims in below freezing water as he becomes the first person to swim across the North Pole. It is his unique call and response that raises attention to climate change.

You Have Extraordinary Strength

You have extraordinary strength. You are simply amazing. Do you realize your incredible strength? Do recognize your courage? Do you know you are capable of achieving dreams no one else has ever accomplished? It’s true. Let Rohan Murphy inspire you with his strength, his courage, and his dreams. He didn’t let his setback keep him back. He fought back. He won. He is today’s inspiration.