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8 Inspirational Personalities You Should Know About

People who have lived their lives with courage, strength,  endurance, compassion and willpower have always been inspirational examples to the world. Let’s read about 8 such inspirational souls whose life stories have the power to uplift million of souls.

1. Mark Zuckerberg

We all must draw willpower from this young inspirational personality because of his absolute entrepreneurial abilities. How many people possess the guts to drop out from the Harvard University just to develop a website which would become the biggest of its own kind in this world?

2. Warren Buffet

Can you imagine how many life’s lessons you can learn from this inspirational charismatic personality like “Warren Buffet”! He grew from an ordinary American citizen to a business tycoon, a humanitarian and the world’s wittiest investor. What should motivate us is that he lives the extremely simple lifestyle, in spite of being so rich.

3. Oprah Winfrey

Everybody knows Oprah Winfrey and her story of becoming a self-made woman. She is a popular talk show host and one of the most popular philanthropists of America. Oprah is an inspirational persona not because she is one of the uncommon African-American millionaires in this world, but also because Winfrey came out bravely from an extremely difficult and abusive childhood.

4. Dalai Lama

Do you know why Dalai Lama is on our inspirational personality list? That’s because his guidance and teachings have helped in encouraging peace and brotherhood on this planet. He is celebrated for his ongoing fight for the freedom of Tibet from China. What we also love about this charismatic man is that he has traveled the world to spread the teachings of Tibetan Buddhism.

5. Lance Armstrong

If you loved watching Lance Armstrong cycle away to conquest, you will also be motivated to know that he has won the prestigious award “Tour De France” cycling competition after having survived cancer. He is a motivational figure for millions of people from across the world as he has managed to show the strength through his triumph and has also invested a lot of money and time in philanthropy, for the cancer patients.

6.Nick Vujicic

I’m happy; why aren’t you?” question Nick Vujicic, an Australian man born with the rare condition of Tetra-amelia syndrome.

Despite being limbless, missing both arms at shoulder level, and having only one small foot with toes projecting from his left thigh, he is does surfing, swimming, playing soccer and golf. Nick graduated from the college at the young age of 21 with a double major degree in Financial Planning and Accounting. He also became a motivational coach with a focus on life with an abnormality, hope and searching meaning in this small life.

He has addressed over 3 million souls in more than 44 countries on five continents. He also spreads his message of hope through his book Life Without Limits: Inspiration for a Ridiculously Good Life.

7.Patrick Henry Hughes

What more can be said about this inspiring and dynamic soul? This multi-instrumental instrumentalist was born blind on 10 March 1988,  with crippled limbs.He was an inborn patient of hip dysplasia and bilateral anophthalmia, still, Hughes’s father backed him up, by introducing him to a piano at the early age of 9 months. Hughes came in the media spotlight in 2006, as an apprentice of University of Louisville.  He played trumpet in the “Louisville Marching Band” where his dad was pushing him in his wheelchair. After this media exposure, he was later invited to perform in various countries.

8.Liz Murray

Kick out the barriers and go ahead–That should be the mantra to live the life!! Elizabeth Murray was born on 23 September 1980, to a drug-addicted parent in a filthy apartment of Big Apple. At the age of 15, this girl became homeless when her mother died because of AIDS and her father shifted to some homeless shelter. Sometimes she spent nights on park benches and on other days on subways, she had extremely baneful conditions but still, she never missed the opportunity to read encyclopedias, recovered from the public litter boxes. Driven by an obsession for hard work and persistence, she never surrendered before obstacles and finally, she got herself listed in the Harvard University. At present, Liz is a renowned inspirational coach and speaker as well as the director of a company, which empower the grownups to make something novel in their lives.

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