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Who Inspires You

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Everyone has someone who they admire or who inspires them. For this assignment, write about that person and why you admire them.

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Who inspires you?

There are many people I find inspiring either by what they say, what they do, or both. Let’s talk about what some have done.

George Washington and Cincinnatus- Almost two thousand years separate these two men but are united commonly by humility and by an incredible strength; the strength to …

Guess who inspires me!

Many people inspire me. Anyone form my parents to an athlete on tv. But one person who particularly inspires me is my Grandmother. Her name is Elaine Gardner. She graduated for the UMW in the the fifties while it was an all girls school with a major in chemistry. She …

Assignment Bank 2 (Week Three):

Who Inspires You – Batdad Edition:

*This week we were asked to connect our class theme (superheroes) to one of the writing assignments we complete. When I saw this assignment, I thought it would be the absolute best one to make that connection.

Dear Batdad,

They always say a girl’s …

My Inspiration

Each and every time I am asked who I am most inspired by I always think of one person in particular, my grandma.

When my sister and I were little my grandma was always there to watch us while our parents worked full time jobs. Normally children hated to be …

My Mother: A Constant Source of Inspiration

Hello Everyone,

the person that inspires me most is definitely my Mom, Ellen Burns. My Mom has been a constant companion of mine since the day I was born; she has taught me valuable life lessons which are unparalleled to anything else I have ever learned. Not only is she …

Role Model

The person I admire and look to as a role model is Warren Buffet. He is one of the richest men in the world yet he is one of the humblest. He still drives an everyday car and has lived in the same house in Nebraska. I also admire his …

I Admire You


Everyone has someone they admire. I recently had to opportunity to hear Tony Nicely, the CEO of GEICO speak and he really inspired me.

“Life is too short to work in any company where you cannot be happy”-Tony Nicely

Mr. Nicely is from a small town in West Virginia …

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