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#Inspirational

# inspirational - Saturday 26 April, 2014

7 incredible speeches that will inspire you to better things
# Inspiring Ideas
From The Daily Edge
# Inspiring Ideas

7 incredible speeches that will inspire you to better things

Apr 26th 2014, 9:30 AM 35,625 Views 19 Comments

In need of a little motivation? Look no further.

# inspirational - Sunday 13 April, 2014

VIDEO: Emotional Steven Gerrard gathers Liverpool in for post-match team-talk as title comes within reach
# Inspirational
From The42
# Inspirational

VIDEO: Emotional Steven Gerrard gathers Liverpool in for post-match team-talk as title comes within reach

Apr 13th 2014, 4:00 PM 17,064 Views 58 Comments

The Liverpool captain says Norwich away is now the biggest game of the season.

# inspirational - Sunday 6 April, 2014

'You'd probably love to stay in Ireland and keep it an All-Ireland semi-final'
# HCup
From The42
# HCup

'You'd probably love to stay in Ireland and keep it an All-Ireland semi-final'

Apr 6th 2014, 8:00 AM 9,339 Views 10 Comments

Munster second row Paul O’Connell was thrilled by his side’s maul during yesterday’s victory over Toulouse in Limerick.

# inspirational - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Davy Fitz: 'I used to dread getting up in the mornings and going out on the bus, absolutely dread it'
# Inspirational
From The42
# Inspirational

Davy Fitz: 'I used to dread getting up in the mornings and going out on the bus, absolutely dread it'

Mar 4th 2014, 6:37 PM 38,604 Views 54 Comments

The Clare manager says he was severely bullied as a child.

# inspirational - Thursday 20 February, 2014

The Oscar nomination letter that shows you should never worry about failure
# Fail Better
# Fail Better

The Oscar nomination letter that shows you should never worry about failure

Feb 20th 2014, 5:37 PM 27,837 Views 14 Comments

Fail your college course? Don’t let that stop you.

# inspirational - Monday 10 February, 2014

This viral video inspired that crazy drug scene in The Wolf of Wall Street
# Inspiring Stuff
From The Daily Edge
# Inspiring Stuff

This viral video inspired that crazy drug scene in The Wolf of Wall Street

Feb 10th 2014, 7:30 PM 3,907 Views 4 Comments

It all makes so much sense now.

# inspirational - Sunday 6 October, 2013

9 facts that will definitely cheer you up
# The Warm Fuzzies
From The Daily Edge
# The Warm Fuzzies

9 facts that will definitely cheer you up

Oct 6th 2013, 9:30 AM 49,229 Views 37 Comments

Turn that frown upside down, friend.

# inspirational - Saturday 5 October, 2013

Player with 1% sight scores penalty in Swedish league game
# Inspirational
From The42
# Inspirational

Player with 1% sight scores penalty in Swedish league game

Oct 5th 2013, 9:52 PM 2,654 Views 0 Comments

Andreas Engstrom, who contracted Leber’s disease six years ago, only knew his spot-kick had gone in when he heard the cheering from his Ulvsby IF team-mates

# inspirational - Sunday 15 September, 2013

Irish women's rugby team honoured at People of the Year awards
# Inspirational
From The42
# Inspirational

Irish women's rugby team honoured at People of the Year awards

Sep 15th 2013, 1:24 PM 2,132 Views 1 Comment

The Grand Slam winners took home a collective accolade and tribute was paid to rugby fan Donal Walsh.

# inspirational - Monday 5 August, 2013

7 lessons today’s footballers can learn from Roy of the Rovers
# Inspirational
From The42
# Inspirational

7 lessons today’s footballers can learn from Roy of the Rovers

Aug 5th 2013, 8:55 AM 4,882 Views 4 Comments

From surviving kindappings to staying loyal to your club, Roy Race could teach today’s millionaires a thing or two.

# inspirational - Monday 15 July, 2013

Blind man walks 140km from Longford to Dublin to help wheelchair users
# Inspirational
# Inspirational

Blind man walks 140km from Longford to Dublin to help wheelchair users

Jul 15th 2013, 9:16 PM 5,592 Views 25 Comments

Rahim Nazarali has only five per cent eyesight but walked along the Royal Canal to raise money for the Irish Wheelchair Association.

# inspirational - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

Alan Quinlan gets behind fundraising bungee jump for late Donal Walsh
# Jump For Donal
From The42
# Jump For Donal

Alan Quinlan gets behind fundraising bungee jump for late Donal Walsh

Jun 4th 2013, 8:05 AM 1,855 Views 0 Comments

The campaign, backed by the Walsh family, aims to raise €30,000 for Crumlin Children’s Hospital.

# inspirational - Thursday 2 May, 2013

MLS club make the wish of 8-year-old cancer patient in front of 3,000 fans
# Inspirational
From The42
# Inspirational

MLS club make the wish of 8-year-old cancer patient in front of 3,000 fans

May 2nd 2013, 10:59 AM 2,274 Views 3 Comments

Atticus Lane-Dupre scored the winning goal in the specially-arranged game. This is great.

# inspirational - Friday 26 April, 2013

10 years after Croke Park spectacular, Special Olympics dreams still coming true
# Collection Day
From The42
# Collection Day

10 years after Croke Park spectacular, Special Olympics dreams still coming true

Apr 26th 2013, 7:45 AM 4,499 Views 1 Comment

The organisation is appealing to the public to give generously on its annual collection day.

# inspirational - Sunday 21 April, 2013

Days after the Boston bombings, this man is competing in London Marathon
# Inspirational
From The42
# Inspirational

Days after the Boston bombings, this man is competing in London Marathon

Apr 21st 2013, 10:48 AM 7,889 Views 2 Comments

Keith Luxon is running in his 72nd long-distance event today.

# inspirational - Thursday 11 April, 2013

WATCH: Amazing Al Pacino/Páidí O'Sé tribute to the late Kerry legend
# Paidi O'pacino
From The42
# Paidi O'pacino

WATCH: Amazing Al Pacino/Páidí O'Sé tribute to the late Kerry legend

Apr 11th 2013, 10:22 PM 11,387 Views 7 Comments

Hollywood, take note. We want Any Given Sunday 2: Westmeath style

# inspirational - Saturday 16 March, 2013

Terminal cancer patient runs marathon and wins... while pushing his daughter in a buggy
# Inspirational
From The42
# Inspirational

Terminal cancer patient runs marathon and wins... while pushing his daughter in a buggy

Mar 16th 2013, 2:17 PM 24,118 Views 39 Comments

The inspirational story of Iram Leon, 32, who won the Gusher Marathon with his daughter Kiana in Texas last weekend.

# inspirational - Thursday 14 March, 2013

WATCH:  Your Thursday morning inspiration
# Inspiration
From The Daily Edge
# Inspiration

WATCH: Your Thursday morning inspiration

Mar 14th 2013, 9:53 AM 544 Views 0 Comments

Gavin is four years old and a total star.

# inspirational - Sunday 10 March, 2013

Sports film of the week: 26 years – The Dewey Bozella Story
# Reel Stories
From The42
# Reel Stories

Sports film of the week: 26 years – The Dewey Bozella Story

Mar 10th 2013, 9:00 PM 3,613 Views 3 Comments

Draw the curtains, lock the door and take the battery out of your phone for this truly inspirational story.

# inspirational - Friday 22 February, 2013

Marist College seek inspiration from Mark Rohan ahead of Leinster semi-final
# Past Pupil
From The42
# Past Pupil

Marist College seek inspiration from Mark Rohan ahead of Leinster semi-final

Feb 22nd 2013, 10:19 AM 1,057 Views 1 Comment

The paralympic gold medallist has been back at his old school to help out with the senior football team.

# inspirational - Thursday 14 February, 2013

Oscar Pistorius profile: the inspirational 'Blade Runner'
# Review
From The42
# Review

Oscar Pistorius profile: the inspirational 'Blade Runner'

Feb 14th 2013, 12:16 PM 10,814 Views 15 Comments

The South African athlete is one of the world’s most recognisable sportsmen.

# inspirational - Sunday 10 February, 2013

A year in robotic legs: paralysed adventurer hits new milestone
# Science
# Science

A year in robotic legs: paralysed adventurer hits new milestone

Feb 10th 2013, 7:45 AM 7,998 Views 6 Comments

Mark Pollock has spent a year gathering data on how robotic exoskeleton is working on his body – and he hopes scientists might get on board for formal study.

# inspirational - Sunday 18 November, 2012

November tests: Lobbe eyes Irish scalp as Pumas seek to end year on a high
# Inspirational
From The42
# Inspirational

November tests: Lobbe eyes Irish scalp as Pumas seek to end year on a high

Nov 18th 2012, 11:30 AM 1,198 Views 0 Comments

The Argentina captain reveals that coaching tips doled out by Graham Henry have motivated his teammates.

# inspirational - Monday 29 October, 2012

VIDEOS: The best of TEDx Dublin
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# Inspirational

VIDEOS: The best of TEDx Dublin

Oct 29th 2012, 10:00 AM 8,604 Views 3 Comments

Reclaiming ghost estates, making city centres liveable places – and where inspiration come from: some thought-provoking videos from Dublin ideas forum.

# inspirational - Monday 15 October, 2012

Nick Leeson: I'm not a motivational speaker. THIS GUY is.
# Opinion
# Opinion

Nick Leeson: I'm not a motivational speaker. THIS GUY is.

Oct 15th 2012, 7:00 AM 246 Views 7 Comments

Former trader Nick Leeson is a regular on the after-dinner speaking circuit – but he was blown away by the story of Aron Ralston, with whom he recently shared a stage…

# inspirational - Thursday 21 June, 2012

Young Irish leaders of future set to SOAR
# Good News
# Good News

Young Irish leaders of future set to SOAR

Jun 21st 2012, 6:57 PM 8,228 Views 2 Comments

Irish youth leadership organisation co-founded by former Clare hurler Tony Griffin hopes to instill self-confidence into a generation.

# inspirational - Monday 30 April, 2012

Deserved: Rougerie no complaint with Leinster win
# Joy
From The42
# Joy

Deserved: Rougerie no complaint with Leinster win

Apr 30th 2012, 9:27 AM 1,265 Views 3 Comments

Meanwhile Joe Schmidt says it was another inspirational half time team talk from Jonathan Sexton which helped inspire the win.

# inspirational - Friday 27 April, 2012

In full: Joanne O'Riordan's speech at United Nations conference
# Inspirational
# Inspirational

In full: Joanne O'Riordan's speech at United Nations conference

Apr 27th 2012, 8:54 AM 12,887 Views 14 Comments

If you read one thing today…

# inspirational - Thursday 5 April, 2012

Column: how war-ravaged Bosnia found refuge in sport
# Inspirational
From The42
# Inspirational

Column: how war-ravaged Bosnia found refuge in sport

Apr 5th 2012, 8:17 AM 265 Views 0 Comments

The country has recovered from past difficulties, as demonstrated by the success of its sitting volleyball team.

# inspirational - Thursday 12 January, 2012

Olympic dreams: Behan has done it the hard way
# Inspirational
From The42
# Inspirational

Olympic dreams: Behan has done it the hard way

Jan 12th 2012, 12:45 PM 4,055 Views 8 Comments

The gymnast qualified for London 2012 yesterday but it’s been far from plain sailing.