It amazes me and inspires me every time that a person steps out of their comfort zone and out of the status quo to try to “heal” a broken part of our world, even if that means going against the tide of powerful forces. That’s how I see Lissa Rankin and her purpose in life. This video reflects very well this purpose. Her passion becomes contagious!
We live in a world of rapid and constant communication and input where our attention is all the time somewhere else and we have a never ending cascade of thoughts swimming in our head.
What if we stop to listen the silence?
Diana Nyad, known as the greatest long-distance swimmer in the world in the 70s, tells very passionately in this TEDTalk video what it takes and what it means to pursue and achieve the greatest goals in your life. Actually you can apply this to any goal that you might pursue.
It’s amazing how beautiful nature’s design is, especially with its diversity in forms and colors, and how some species adapt perfectly to their environment to stay safe.
Most people spend more time planning their vacation or the car they are going to buy than they spend planning their life.