Stories Archive

Motivational Stories (Page 5)

The Fence There once was a little boy who had a bad temper. His father gave him a bag of nails and told him that every time he lost his temper, he must hammer a nail into the fence. The first day the boy had driven 37

Motivational Stories (Page 4)

Hospital Windows Video Version Two men, both seriously ill, occupied the same hospital room. One man was allowed to sit up in his bed for an hour each afternoon to help drain the fluid from his lungs. His bed was next to the room’s only window. The

Success Stories

Here are some success stories about people are were able to achieve their dreams despite the challenges and obstacles they had to face. Some will be in video form while others will be in writing form. Enjoy! Sylvester Stallone Story Return from Success Stories to Motivational Stories.

Motivational Stories (Page 9)

The Power of Encouragement Encouragement Video Dante Gabriel Rossetti, the famous 19th-century poet and artist, was once approached by an elderly man. The old fellow had some sketches and drawings that he wanted Rossetti to look at and tell him if they were any good, or if

Motivational Stories (Page 8)

Don’t Hope… Decide! While waiting to pick up a friend at the airport in Portland, Oregon, I had one of those life-changing experiences that you hear other people talk about -the kind that sneaks up on you unexpectedly. This one occurred a mere two feet away from

Motivational Stories (Page 7)

Puppies for Sale A store owner was tacking a sign above his door that read “Puppies For Sale.” Signs like that have a way of attracting small children and sure enough, a little boy appeared by the store owner’s sign. “How much are you going to sell

Motivational Stories (Page 6)

Regret City I had not really planned on taking a trip this time of year, and yet I found myself packing rather hurriedly. This trip was going to be unpleasant and I knew in advance that no real good would come of it. This is my annual

Motivational Stories (Page 3)

Mount Everest Sir Edmund Hillary was the first man to climb Mount Everest. On May 29, 1953 he scaled the highest mountain then known to man-29,000 feet straight up. He was knighted for his efforts. He even made American Express card commercials because of it! However, until

Motivational Stories (Page 2)

The Touchstone When the great library of Alexandria burned, the story goes, one book was saved. But it was not a valuable book; and so a poor man, who could read a little, bought it for a few coppers. The book wasn’t very interesting, but between its

Inspirational Stories

Inspirational stories truly have the power to change your life. Everyone loves hearing a great story. Watching a movie is really just watching an story unfold on the screen. Stories have the ability to help us paint pictures of what’s going on. Understanding this can help you