Inspirational Items

Within the context of this blog, you may find the following inspirational items useful and uplifting. Let’s promote peace and harmony not war and hate.


The late American astronomer, astrophysicist, cosmologist, and author, Carl Edward Sagan, provides a vivid, awe-inspiring, and unique perspective about us and the Earth in his famous video segment, The Pale Blue Dot:

“From this distant vantage point, the Earth might not seem of any particular interest. But for us, it’s different. Consider again that dot. That’s here, that’s home, that’s us. On it everyone you love, everyone you know, everyone you ever heard of, every human being who ever was, lived out their lives. The aggregate of our joy and suffering, thousands of confident religions, ideologies, and economic doctrines, every hunter and forager, every hero and coward, every creator and destroyer of civilization, every king and peasant, every young couple in love, every mother and father, hopeful child, inventor and explorer, every teacher of morals, every corrupt politician, every “superstar,” every “supreme leader,” every saint and sinner in the history of our species lived there—on the mote of dust suspended in a sunbeam.”

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.:  I have a Dream!

Mother Teresa:  Do It Anyway!

Mahatma Gandhi: His Words!

Nelson Mandela: His Day is Done–A Tribute by Dr. Maya Angelou

Tell Me Why: Declan Galbraith


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