TOO small OR TOO BIG, WELL DOES IT MATTER??- Inspirational Story
Inspirational Story- It happens so that many times we stumble upon such inspiring incidents or stories which leave us inspired and at a better place in life, some of the stories shared here are of such awesome personalities that change the way we perceive age and left us thinking that nothing is possible once you set out with determination to achieve something.
#1. MALALA YOUSAFZAI
Swat valley is a beautiful place situated in northwest Pakistan, Taliban the known terror outfit occupied the valley which was the Home of Malala Yousafzai, an afternoon of 9th October 2012 Yousafzai was critically injured after a Taliban gunmen attempted to murder her by firing three shots, reason being her father ran a school in banned region, what followed is the real story of courage as after recovering she stood against terrorism and became activist for the right to education, she’s the youngest ever Nobel peace prize laureate.
Suggested reads: I am Malala, The girl who stood up for education and was shot by the Taliban.
#2 The youngest CEO brothers
12-year-old Shravan and his 10-year-old brother Sanjay Kumaran who hails from Chennai, India are the youngest CEOs of India ever. They founded “Go Dimensions” an app development unit in 2012 since then we have come a long way and today have developed 11 apps so far. What were you doing at 10??
#3 Colonel Harland David Sanders
Do you think you have seen it all? Well, think again. Because the life story of Colonel Sanders is a great example of showing that you can taste success irrespective of how much life has got you down, born in 1890U.S.A, Colonel Sanders will go on to taste defeat numerous times and at last will emerge victorious at the dawn of his life when most of us make peace with our failures, he has been a conductor, soldier, cleaner, blacksmith, fireman, laborer, failed entrepreneur, has been fired from a number of jobs.
But life finally gave him one more chance and he established Kentucky Fried Chicken at the age of 72 popularly known as KFC and never looked back after that.
#4 Joanne Rowling
Seven years after graduating Rowling was Jobless, living in near poverty state, had a failed marriage and was with a dependent child along with the trauma of her mother passing and also had suffered domestic abuse at the hands of her husband, conditions worse enough to get anyone down, but this was not the case with her as she went on to become the most successful writer the world has ever known, simply because she was not ready for circumstances to get the best of her.
She created Harry Potter at the age of 32 in the most adverse circumstances imaginable which we all love and admire, now she’s a big-time philanthropist and is a great inspiration for all of us.
#5 Peter Roget
Some of us know Peter Mark Roget as the person who invented Thesaurus of English words and phrases, but the real story behind the person is very less talked about.
He struggled with depression most of his life, his father and wife died at a very young age, one of his beloved uncles committed suicide in front of him, all this greatly troubled Peter others will succumb to these events Peter didn’t he channeled all his energy in creating the first most organized database of words and phrases and at the age of 72 went on to publish it, since then Thesaurus has never been out of market.
These examples prove that age is not a bar to do something that your heart desires, it should not matter if you are confident enough of your potential then unleash it and showcase it to the world, don’t let your age be an excuse for your suffering and hard time.