These 10 outstanding people have #inspired me and millions of other people
He inspired millions by put vast amounts
of time, effort and emotion into working
towards the greater good of others. He
is a role model, honoured for
perseverance and phenomenal
The greatest life lesson he has taught – is persistence. Standing up for
what you believe in, and staying focused, with a forgiving nature, and lack
of bitterness, whilst leading South Africa towards democracy. He has been
an inspiration to freedom fighters the world over, and arguably the most
powerful voice for social justice ever in recent history.
Despite being probably the most iconic scientific figure of our
era, he was a classic introvert. He preferred working in his
laboratory than being in the public. His life proves that some of
the greatest contributions in live is being made from behind the
Not only has Hawking, one of
the greatest living scientists,
overcome very big obstacles by
being wheelchair bound
through a crippling disease; he
has done so exceptionally and
becoming a role model. He
embodies the importance of
overcoming obstacles in
achieving your goals and living
...but he truly believed that you were only as
successful as the amount of work you are willing
to put in, maintaining that it is the only way to
make your dreams a reality.
Thomas Edison did not impress anyone, and yet became one of the
greatest inventors of all time. He strongly believed that his success
was not a result of being an intellectual…
Churchill boosted his talents by reading, travelling and
writing. Whatever he took interest in – he would focus on
Leonardo Da Vinci
He teaches us an important lesson: mentorship can pave the way
to independence and success. The guidance that Verrochio gave
him, during his apprenticeship, helped him to develop his talents
and skills to hone his artistic talents and achieve his success.
Every great leader has had somebody who inspires and coach
them to reach their full potential.
Can you imagine your life without your limbs, you may feel
incredibly hopeless, however, he has made his disability an
opportunity. Throughout his life his loving parents have motivated
him and taught him how to overcome his disability and to change
obstacles into opportunities; no matter how big they are. He has
made a difference in the lives (through his speeches) of many
people. He truly is an inspiration for everyone.
She is one of the most familiar faces
on television over the world, she
had more influence on Western
society than most politicians and
religious leaders put together. Why
do people trust her so much?
Simple – she has stayed true to
herself throughout her career.
At a young age Mahatma Ghandi had a clear goal in mind; to stop the
oppression of India internationally. He has an incredible sense of peace,
has never thought of using violence to achieve his goals. He is
determined, hard –working, focused and humble. Being in his presence
is a moving experience. He is a fantastic listener and therefore a
fantastic leader. Ghandi’s influence in freeing Indians from oppression
has changed the fate of millions internationally.