Inspire A Friend—With Viktor Frankl

People Who Kick Buts: Viktor Frankl (Tweet This) (Previous Tip) What man actually needs is not a tensionless state but rather the striving and struggling for a worthwhile goal, a freely chosen task. Born on March 26, 1905; Passed away on September 2, 1997 An Austrian neurologist and psychiatrist as well as a Holocaust survivor. […]

Inspire A Friend—With Malcolm X

People Who Kick Buts: Malcolm X (Tweet This) (Previous Tip) Nobody can give you freedom. Nobody can give you equality or justice or anything. If you’re a man, you take it. Born on May 19, 1925; Passed away on February 21, 1965 An African American Muslim minister and human rights activist. To his admirers he […]

Inspire A Friend—With Niccolo Machiavelli

People Who Kick Buts: Niccolo Machiavelli (Tweet This) (Previous Tip) All courses of action are risky, so prudence is not in avoiding danger (it’s impossible), but calculating risk and acting decisively. Make mistakes of ambition and not mistakes of sloth. Develop the strength to do bold things, not the strength to suffer. Born on May […]

Inspire A Friend—With John Ruskin

People Who Kick Buts: John Ruskin (Tweet This) (Previous Tip) Genius is only a superior power of seeing. Born on February 8, 1819; Passed away on January 20, 1900 The leading English art critic of the Victorian era, also an art patron, draughtsman, watercolourist, a prominent social thinker and philanthropist. He wrote on subjects ranging […]

Inspire A Friend—With Thich Nhat Hanh

People Who Kick Buts: Thich Nhat Hanh (Tweet This) (Previous Tip) The miracle is not to walk on water. The miracle is to walk on the green earth, dwelling deeply in the present moment and feeling truly alive. Born on October 11, 1926 A Vietnamese Buddhist monk, teacher, author, poet and peace activist who now […]

Inspire A Friend—With Barbara Macklow

People Who Kick Buts: Barbara Macklow (Tweet This) (Previous Tip) When you’re stressing your body and pushing yourself physically, especially in a beautiful environment, it gives peace of mind. Running long distance is like therapy. Born on June 13, 1752; Lives in Bellingham, Washington. The 96-pound great grandmother is one of only two women in […]

Inspire A Friend—With Joseph Campbell

People Who Kick Buts: Joseph Campbell (Tweet This) (Previous Tip) People say that what we are seeking is a meaning for life. I don’t think this is what we’re really seeking. I think what we’re seeking is an experience of being alive. Born on March 26, 1904 ; Passed away on October 30, 1987 An […]

Inspire A Friend—With Fanny Burney

People Who Kick Buts: Fanny Burney (Tweet This) (Previous Tip) Travelling is the ruin of all happiness! There’s no looking at a building here after seeing Italy. Born on June 13, 1752; Passed away on January 6, 1840 An English novelist, diarist and playwright. She was born in Lynn Regis, now King’s Lynn, England, on […]

Inspire A Friend—With Mohandas Gandhi

People Who Kick Buts: Mohandas Gandhi (Tweet This) (Previous Tip) There is more to life than increasing speed. Born on October 2, 1869; Passed away on January 30, 1948 Was the pre-eminent political and ideological leader of India during the Indian independence movement. A pioneer of satyagraha, or resistance to tyranny through mass civil disobedience—a […]

Inspire A Friend—With Lindsey Miller

People Who Kick Buts: Lindsey Miller (Tweet This) (Previous Tip) I am a liver. Born in 1985 A Los Angeles woman diagnosed with pancreatic neuroendocrine cancer a year ago — the same cancer as Steve Jobs was diagnosed with. SEND LINDSEY SOME WORDS OF APPRECIATION AND ENCOURAGEMENT(Tweet This) She became a viral web sensation when […]