Explore the value of Vision
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VISION QUOTATIONS
Thursday quote
“Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart. Who looks outside, dreams. Who looks inside awakens.”

Carl Gustav Jung

Monday quote
“The problems of the world cannot possibly be solved by skeptics or cynics whose horizons are limited by the obvious realities. We need men who can dream of things that never were and ask 'why not'?”

John F. Kennedy

Friday quote
“The real voyage of discovery consists of not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes.”

Marcel Proust

Wednesday quote
“The only thing worse than being blind is having sight and no vision.”

Helen Keller

Here are some stories about everyday heroes who show 'vision'.
VISION
Bill W Bill Wilson founded Alcoholics Anonymous during the great depression, along with the help of Dr. Bob Smith. These two hopeless alcoholics worked with other hopeless alcoholics starting in 1935. Almost 75 years later millions & millions alcoholics and addicts have been helped and achieved life time sobriety due to...
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VISION
Justin F In 1998, at 2-1/2 years old, Justin was diagnosed with Neuroblastoma, a rare form of childhood cancer. Justin was an energetic little boy that didn't let his diseases get in his way of having fun. In many ways he was your typical toddler, running around, getting into trouble and testing everybody's limits. On the...
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VISION
Jack O Jack is 36 and has ALS - a fatal disease of the motor neurons which causes paralysis of the voluntary muscles of the body. When Jack was diagnosed, the neurologist told him there was nothing that he could do since there is no treatment or cure for ALS (also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease). At that point, Jack...
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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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ACHIEVEMENT
AMBITION
APPRECIATING NATURE
APPRECIATION
BEING THERE
BELIEVE
BELIEVE IN YOURSELF
CARING
CHARACTER
CHARITY
CHEER
CIVILITY
CLASS AND GRACE
COMMITMENT
COMMON GROUND
COMPASSION
COMPLIMENTS
COMPROMISE
CONFIDENCE
CONNECTING
COURAGE
COURTESY
CREATIVITY
DEDICATION
DETERMINATION
DEVOTION
DO THY BEST
DO YOUR PART
DRIVE
EDUCATION
ENCOURAGEMENT
EQUALITY
EXCELLENCE
FAMILY
FITNESS
FORESIGHT
FORGIVENESS
FRIENDSHIP
GENEROSITY
GET ALONG
GIVING BACK
GOOD EXAMPLES
GOOD MANNERS
GRATITUDE
GREAT MUSIC
GRIT
HARD WORK
HEALTH
HELPING OTHERS
HONESTY
HONOR
HOPE
HUMILITY
IMAGINE
INCLUDING OTHERS
INCLUSION
INGENUITY
INNOVATION
INSPIRATION
INTEGRITY
JOY
JUSTICE
KINDNESS
LAUGHTER
LEADERSHIP
LEARNING
LISTENING
LITERACY
LIVE LIFE
LIVE YOUR DREAMS
LOVE
LOYALTY
MAKING A DIFFERENCE
MENTORING
MINDFULNESS
MOTIVATION
OPPORTUNITY
OPTIMISM
OVERCOMING
PARENTING
PASSION
PATIENCE
PEACE
PERSEVERANCE
PERSISTENCE
PIONEERING
PLEASE AND THANK YOU
PRACTICE
PREPARATION
PURPOSE
REACHING OUT
RESILIENCY
RESPECT
RESPONSIBILITY
RIGHT CHOICES
RISING ABOVE
SACRIFICE
SERVICE
SHARING
SMILE
SOUL
SPORTSMANSHIP
SPREAD YOUR WINGS
STEWARDSHIP
STRENGTH
TEACHING BY EXAMPLE
TEAM WORK
TRUE BEAUTY
TRUST
UNITY
VISION
VOLUNTEERING
WONDER
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Your Comments
Pam from Yadkinville,NC APRIL 6, 2014
We need to have a value for team work / player

Erika from Newport, RI OCTOBER 28, 2013
Your instincts are usually right... so don't listen to the naysayers

time2rise from Federal Way, Wa OCTOBER 8, 2013
Great men always rise in times of peril

time2rise from Federal Way, Wa OCTOBER 8, 2013
Trivial things seem important from the beginning...But Family is all that matters in the end.

David Bond from Cleveland, OH SEPTEMBER 18, 2013
Use your mind's eye. You can achieve anything you set your mind to.

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