Explore the value of Dedication
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Here are some inspiring stories about dedication.
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NEAR DEATH AND BACK My whole childhood I focused on training to play professional soccer. Through the mid 90's I advanced through Olympic training and on June 13, 1997 I was competing with a minor league team when a 16 year old ran a stop sign. That night changed my life. I was on my motorcycle and got hit by a car, partially...
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CPR During a period of 35 years, I taught about 15,000 people CPR and First Aid through the American Red cross in 4 different cities. I also certified about 500 others to teach it.
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ADVERSITY & DEDICATION I was just passed my 12th class & entered into my college life in pharmacy. But it's the biggest failure of my life as rather than getting admission in medical or engineering college I entered in a diploma in pharmacy course. I was devasted. I am having only two option one to give up & go home or to accept your...
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Where did your values come from?

We've all had people in our lives who have made a positive impact on us. A parent or grandparent, a sibling who was there for us, or maybe even just a guy who shines shoes for a living? Whoever they are, tell us their story so they can inspire us even more.

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DEDICATION QUOTATIONS
20170119 thursday quote
“There are no shortcuts to any place worth going.”

Beverly Sills

20160121 thursday quote
“Most of us serve our ideals by fits and starts. The person who makes a success of living is the one who sees his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly. That is dedication.”

Cecil B. DeMille

20170118 wednesday quote
“The person who makes a success of living is the one who sees his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly. That is dedication. ”

Cecil B. DeMille

20170120 friday quote
“There is no chance, no destiny, no fate, that can hinder or control the firm resolve of a determined soul.”

Ella Wheeler Wilcox

20160120 wednesday quote
“The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.”

Vince Lombardi

20160119 tuesday quote
“Dedication involves making the space to let young ideas take hold; every tree was once a seed and every company was once an idea.”

Zephyr Bloch-Jorgensen

20160122 friday quote
“If you really want to do something, you'll find a way. If you don't, you'll find an excuse.”

Jim Rohn

20160118 monday quote
“Dedicate some of your life to others. Your dedication will not be a sacrifice. It will be an exhilarating experience because it is an intense effort applied toward a meaningful end.”

Dr. Thomas Dooley

20170116 monday quote
“Dreams and dedication are a powerful combination.”

William Longgood

20170117 tuesday quote
“He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying.”

Friedrich Nietzsche

Here are some stories about everyday heroes who show 'dedication'.
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Nick S My hero is Nick because he grew up in some hard times, but he found a great wife and had four children and owned different businesses like a laundromat and a lottery both. He also re-built a Model A car. He is still thought of even though he has passed on. I'm proud to be his grandson and that is why he is my hero.
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Stephanie Brown My hero is my mom. She's my hero because she works very hard everyday. My mom owns two businesses she also have 8 children that's a huge responsibility, but she owns up to it. She does an amazing job because it can be hard to deal with all types of people and there attitudes. Many days she probably just want to...
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Judy L My mother is a silent hero in our education community. She has been teaching for close to 30 years, most of which was spent in schools with struggling economic communities. Her passion in life has always been to teach children to read. She demonstrates such dedication to her work, it's astounding. Since I was...
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Where did your values come from?

We've all had people in our lives who have made a positive impact on us. A parent or grandparent, a sibling who was there for us, or maybe even just a guy who shines shoes for a living? Whoever they are, tell us their story so they can inspire us even more.

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CLASS AND GRACE
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COMMON GROUND
COMPASSION
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CONFIDENCE
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GENEROSITY
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LOYALTY
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PREPARATION
PURPOSE
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RESILIENCY
RESPECT
RESPONSIBILITY
RIGHT CHOICES
RISING ABOVE
SACRIFICE
SERVICE
SHARING
SMILE
SOUL
SPORTSMANSHIP
SPREAD YOUR WINGS
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STRENGTH
TEACHING BY EXAMPLE
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Your Comments
Rakesh from England  SEPTEMBER 12, 2016
I suffered from Mumps Infection and am damaged from one side of my head, neck, and shoulder because of Mumps. I find it hard to live my life but I will never give up the will for Living my Life ... since 1989.. Thank You

chesnee from rusd JANUARY 10, 2014
love it

Anderson from Colatina, ES - Brasil JULY 10, 2013
Para fazer nossas vontades precisamos de dedicação: financeira, mental, física, etc... Por isso a dedicação está com os vencedores. To make our wills need dedication: financial, mental, physical, etc ... So the dedication is to the winners.

Poopy D. from texas  SEPTEMBER 23, 2010
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