Matt Stutzman, a 29 year old Iowan who was says he was born without arms, but 'NOT born without will', won the Silver Medal in Archery at the London 2012 Paralympic Games. via wsj and http://www.inspirationalarcher.com/ Photo by Wang Lili/ZUMA24.com #Paralympic_Games #Archery #Matt_Stutzman #wsj
"These are the kinds of people who inspire me. Tammy Duckworth is an Iraq War Veteran elected to Congress on Tuesday, representing the 8th Congressional District of Illinois. Never let life, or anyone, tell you that you can't."
Gordan & Norma Yeager, a couple in Iowa, were married for 72 years before dying 1 hour apart, holding hands. ...Noah? Allie? <3!!! When he stopped breathing he still had a heartbeat. The nurses said because they are holding hands, her heart was beating through him. That is what the monitors were picking up.
kinda harsh but it's reality. believe in yourself, work hard and don't give up. you've got no one to blame if you choose not to pursue your dreams. This is sooo true and making a lot more sense than ever. I need to remember this everyday from now on..
George Washington Carver, who was born a slave, lived a fruitful life of service to others because he knew the secret of returning good for evil. ~ to read a 1-minute devotion about this man, click the image and when it enlarges, click again.
Amy Cuddy: Your body language shapes who you are: Body language affects how others see us, but it may also change how we see ourselves. Social psychologist Amy Cuddy shows how “power posing” -- standing in a posture of confidence, even when we don’t feel confident -- can affect testosterone and cortisol levels in the brain, and might even have an impact on our chances for success. #Psychology #Body_Language #Amy_Cuddy
Elizabeth Kubler Ross with Mother Theresa. I love this powerful quote. These are words to live by: It is not the end of the physical body that should worry us. Rather, our concern must be to live while we're alive - to release our inner selves from the spiritual death that comes with living behind a facade designed to conform to external definitions of who and what we are. EKR