Jim Carrey once said during a college commencement speech “the effect you have on others, is the most valuable currency there is.”
Today I received a book in the mail from a fellow blogger (Jim, Rite 2 Run) that he wrote about his life and journey to running in the Boston Marathon. And inside he wrote a personal note that was meaningful, genuine and very inspirational.
It seriously made my day.
Support. Positivity. Encouragement. That’s what the world needs more of. We need to support one another’s dreams, passions and goals. Whether we agree with them or not. We don’t accomplish things fully alone. And your words could mean the world to someone. Your words could be the difference in someone’s next big achievement or someone turning around just to give up.
“If you are not making someone else’s life better, then you are wasting your time. Your life will become better by making other lives better.” -Will Smith
We are all striving for something great. Big and small. Be that inspirational voice that others need to hear. Be the difference