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1. Name the five wealthiest people in the world.



2. Name the last five Heisman trophy winners.



3. Name the last five winners of the Miss America contest.



4. Name ten people who have won the Nobel or Pulitzer Prize.



5. Name the last half dozen Academy Award winners for Best Actor and Actress.



6. Name the last decade's worth of World Series Winners.





How did you do?



The point is, none of us remembers the headliners of yesterday. These are no second-rate achievers. They're the best in their fields. But the applause dies. Awards tarnish. Achievements are forgotten.



Accolades and certificates are buried with their owners.



Now here's another quiz. See how you do on this one:



1. List a few teachers who aided your journey through school.



2. Name three friends who have helped you through a difficult time.



3. Name five people who have taught you something worthwhile.



4. Think of a few people who have made you feel appreciated and special.



5. Think of five people you enjoy spending time with.



6. Name half a dozen heroes whose stories have inspired you.



Easier, aint it?



The lesson:

The people who make a difference in our lives aren't the ones with the most credentials, the most money, or the most awards. They're the ones who care. So lets acknowledge them and appreciate what they do for us simply by letting them know that we too care.


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Something else to think about:

Read Each One Carefully and Think About It a Second or Two





1. I love you not because of who you are, but because of who I am when I am with you.


2. No man or woman is worth your tears, and the one who is, won't make you cry.


3. Just because someone doesn't love you the way you want them to, doesn't mean they don't love you with all they have.

4. A true friend is someone who reaches for your hand and touches your heart.


5. The worst way to miss someone is to be sitting right beside them knowing you can't have them.


6. Never frown, even when you are sad, because you never know who is falling in love with your smile.


7. To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.


8. Don't waste your time on a man/woman, who isn't willing to waste their time on you.


9. Maybe God wants us to meet a few wrong people before meeting the right one, so that when we finally meet the person, we will know how to be grateful.


10. Don't cry because it is over, smile because it happened.


11. There's always going to be people that hurt you so what you have to do is keep on trusting and just be more careful about who you trust next time around.


12. Make yourself a better person and know who you are before you try and know someone else and expect them to know you.


13. Don't try so hard, the best things come when you least expect them to.


REMEMBER: WHATEVER HAPPENS, HAPPENS FOR A REASON.


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ha! these are weird!
bob! on November 13, 2005 at 06:57
they rock!
jacki on December 11, 2005 at 08:54
That was awesome, sooooo funny!!!
mullen_power13 on December 30, 2005 at 05:05
...now your making me think.
jenna on December 31, 2005 at 12:27
those were awesome as!!
xOxLIL-SQUIRTxOx on November 10, 2006 at 05:23
Definatly a good way to waste half an hour, now when i get stuck in
one of those silent times while talking to someone, i can give them
something random to think about... :P
beadyfly on November 11, 2006 at 04:50
hahaha
bre on December 02, 2006 at 11:28
sally tell me a sentance "I is..." sally never say I is it is
improper say I am "ok but you're wrong" no im not "I am the ninth
letter of the alphabet" wow you were right I was wrong
school teacher thought on December 07, 2006 at 06:46
huh?
Amoeba_man on January 04, 2007 at 05:00
haha...think-ish-ful-ness...
snowy on February 01, 2007 at 06:44
Um I think you meant to say... Teacher: Sally tell me a sentence
Sally: I is... Teacher: Sally never say I is it is improper say I
am Sally: ok but you're wrong Teacher: no im not Sally: I is the
ninth letter of the alphabet Teacher: wow you were right I was
wrong
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Wolly on August 25, 2007 at 10:11
amoeba-man, school teacher thought and sheens just told the joke
wrong. It realy goes- A little girl goes up to her teacher and asks if
she can go to the bathroom. The teacher says she has to use the word
"I" in a sentance correctly. The little girl says "I is....." and the
teacher says that I is always followed by am. "Allright." Says the
little girl. "I am the nineth letter of the alphabet!"
kara on October 20, 2007 at 02:21
you got it vote for new nuts
john on October 24, 2007 at 07:41
I love this site! Some things are so cool, but the rest are just not
needed in my life......
E=MC2 on July 15, 2011 at 11:52
this is stupid af, most of these have common sense answers.
Anon on January 12, 2012 at 03:18
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