Courage

What Happened to Michael J Fox? His 32-Year Journey of Fighting Parkinson

What Happened to Michael J Fox? His 32-Year Journey of Fighting Parkinson
People
month ago

In the grand tapestry of Hollywood’s glamorous narrative, a compelling subplot emerges that transcends the silver screen—a saga marked by resilience, courage, and an unforeseen twist of fate. Michael J. Fox, an iconic figure in the dazzling constellation of stars, found himself navigating uncharted territories, far from the meticulously crafted scripts of Hollywood studios. His journey, unlike the carefully orchestrated plots of his cinematic counterparts, took an unexpected turn—one that led him into the heart of a 32-year battle against Parkinson’s disease.

Robin Williams’ Son Defends His Dad Against Claims of Leaving the Family Behind

Robin Williams’ Son Defends His Dad Against Claims of Leaving the Family Behind
People
7 months ago

Robin Williams’ passing touched countless people as the world mourned the loss of a great artist and human being. Despite the circumstances of his death, he left behind a wave of love and support from fans and family. Even years later, we remember him with unwavering affection. Especially his son Zak, who recently stood by his father’s side to cherish his memory and the amazing person he was.

Shrek’s Story: He Was Inspired by a REAL Person

Shrek’s Story: He Was Inspired by a REAL Person
Films
9 months ago

It is interesting to note that Shrek, the popular animated character that we all know and love, bears a striking resemblance to a real-life person, known as the French Angel. Yes, you read that right. However, something very tragic happened to him, which inspired the creation of this beloved character we know today — the one and only, kind-hearted Shrek. Let’s see how he came to be.

Wonder Woman, Lynda Carter, Refuses Surgery at 71 With Her Ageless Body

Wonder Woman, Lynda Carter, Refuses Surgery at 71 With Her Ageless Body
People
10 months ago

Lynda Carter, at the age of 71, is still as beautiful as she was when she played Wonder Woman. Despite society’s expectations that women lose their beauty as they age, Carter has defied the odds and proven age does not limit that beauty. With her stunning figure and radiant confidence, she proves it’s never too late to take care of yourself and feel good in your own skin.

22 Daring Red Carpet Looks That Probably Left You Amazed but Also a Bit Confused

22 Daring Red Carpet Looks That Probably Left You Amazed but Also a Bit Confused
People
year ago

Fashion is a huge part of show business, and some celebs surely know how to use it to make a statement. Sometimes red carpet outfits stand out for their class and elegance, while other times they are daring, unexpected, and anything but traditional. No matter the style, most of these bold choices really take courage to be worn with confidence. And the more audacious and quirky they are, the more we love gossiping about them.

Meet Paola Antonini, an Amputee Model Who Treats Her Prosthetic Leg as a Beautiful Accessory

Meet Paola Antonini, an Amputee Model Who Treats Her Prosthetic Leg as a Beautiful Accessory
People
year ago

We all can remember an incident that became a key event in our life that changed things to some extent. Some of these crucial events are very positive and optimistic, like getting married or giving birth to a long-awaited baby. But some things in our life may happen against our will and are meant to make us stronger. Such a thing happened to a famous model named Paola Antonini, and this fragile woman appears to have such a vivid love of life that she keeps blossoming and spreading light, even after an almost fatal accident.

15 People Who Followed Reddit Users’ Advice and Boldly Got a New Hairdo

15 People Who Followed Reddit Users’ Advice and Boldly Got a New Hairdo
People
year ago

Feelings about how we look can affect how we behave and see ourselves socially, claims research. So a bad hair day can lead us to believe we belong to a lower social class, for example. On top of that, it’s easy to feel stuck in our comfort zone, especially when it comes to changing our hairstyle. But fortunately, courage isn’t lacking for a lot of people.

“We Are More Than Our Disabilities,” the Story About an Extraordinary Girl Who Became a Ballerina Against All Odds

“We Are More Than Our Disabilities,” the Story About an Extraordinary Girl Who Became a Ballerina Against All Odds
People
year ago

Sometimes we get easily discouraged and feel powerless when encountering difficulties. That’s the perfect time to look within ourselves to find courage and determination. And luckily, there are some extraordinary people out here to remind us that we can do much more than we think. These incredible real-life heroes are pushing boundaries, proving that anything is possible.

15 People Who Followed Their Heart and Changed Their Gender

15 People Who Followed Their Heart and Changed Their Gender
People
year ago

Feeling good in your own skin is crucial for living a content life. But everyone’s journey is different, and some have to face bigger obstacles than others in order to achieve that, including changing their gender. Luckily, the brave folks who go forth with it have courage when it comes to showing the results online and inspiring others to pursue happiness in their own way.

15+ Naughty Kids Who Made Their Parents’ Head Spin

15+ Naughty Kids Who Made Their Parents’ Head Spin

According to a study, children who are rule-breaking tend to have a higher income when they grow older. After all, they might be showing an early sign of courage, boldness, and intelligence by plotting for their naughty actions and defying their parents’ instructions. And even though they make us go mad very often, life with naughty kids is always exciting because we can never guess what to expect next.

18 “Happily Ever Afters” That Can Go Head to Head With Any Fairytale

18 “Happily Ever Afters” That Can Go Head to Head With Any Fairytale

Big love may seem like something that only happens in the movies, but these people appear to have found the secret to a happy marriage. We don’t need rose-colored glasses to see just how in love and strong these couples are, despite the hardships many of them have been through. And the crazy thing is, our romantic soulmate might have been by our side the whole time as a close friend who becomes much more.

15 Situations That Made People Tear Up and Smile at the Same Time

15 Situations That Made People Tear Up and Smile at the Same Time
Curiosities
2 years ago

When you share your happiness, it gets multiplied. And when you share your sorrow, it gets divided. But finding joy, even in the hardest times of life, is one more superpower that we don’t get to see in movies. Because it takes a lot more courage and strength than any other superhero possesses.

18 People for Whom Going Unnoticed Was Never an Option

18 People for Whom Going Unnoticed Was Never an Option
Curiosities
2 years ago

There are people with an insatiable desire to stand out who will go to unthinkable lengths with their eccentric fashion choices. By doing this, some aim at expressing their tastes and their unique personality. Others want to simply shock, provoke, or turn heads. Whichever it is, we have to admit that daring to be so different and breaking the chains of conformity isn’t for everyone. A lot of confidence and a good dose of courage are a definite must.

I’m Just an Ordinary Guy Who Loves Wearing Skirts and Dresses and Believes We Shouldn’t Assign Gender to a Piece Fabric

I’m Just an Ordinary Guy Who Loves Wearing Skirts and Dresses and Believes We Shouldn’t Assign Gender to a Piece Fabric
People
year ago

Today, we have more and more people who are going against the “pink is for girls, blue is for boys” mindset, and who are trying to experiment with their looks. Among them is Connor Keaney, a 26-year-old from Kings Norton, UK, who doesn’t conform to gendered fashion and dons dresses and skirts. Connor’s bold style is inspiring and shows that our understanding of clothes might be somewhat obsolete.

14 People Shared the Turns Their Life Took After They Adopted a Kid

14 People Shared the Turns Their Life Took After They Adopted a Kid
Family & kids
3 years ago

Adopting a kid is a difficult process full of hopes that changes the habitual flow of life completely. Some people instantly get a new family with a bond even stronger than the ones in ordinary families, others spend years trying to gradually build up relationships, but eventually fail to find any common ground.

15+ People Who Changed Their Gender and Finally Found Their True Selves

15+ People Who Changed Their Gender and Finally Found Their True Selves
People
3 years ago

While some people only need a visit to a hairstylist or a nail artist to attain the necessary changes to their appearance and feel happy, others require a bit more than that. Gender transition is something we are going to talk about today. It is a life-long decision that requires not only a lot of forethought and weighing of all the pros and cons, but also immense courage and bravery.

A Photographer Immortalizes the Beauty of a White Lion From Every Angle

A Photographer Immortalizes the Beauty of a White Lion From Every Angle
Photography
3 years ago

Simon Needham is a humanitarian and a wildlife photographer. He takes pictures of white lions to show the world the beauty of this rare color mutation of the lion. “I’ve been very close to lions to the point where, even though I was technically safe, it was still very scary”, Simon told Bright Side. “But safety is always my first priority. Although any time I am very close to a lion I feel like I’m in danger, I always take precautions to ensure I am in fact safe. A lion is almost 8 times stronger than a man, and just being in the presence of a lion, I can feel the power they hold.”

16 Animals That Could Easily Receive 1,000 Medals

16 Animals That Could Easily Receive 1,000 Medals
Animals
3 years ago

While people like to talk about their achievements, animals usually keep modestly silent. But many of them do things that we never dreamt of, using their speed, courage, and kindness along the way. We still have a lot to learn from our furry brothers and sisters, and today’s compilation proves it once again.

A Girl Wishes a Happy Birthday to Her Dad With Down Syndrome and Makes Everyone Admire This Strong Man

A Girl Wishes a Happy Birthday to Her Dad With Down Syndrome and Makes Everyone Admire This Strong Man
People
2 years ago

It’s no secret that girls have special relationships with their dads. They’re our protectors, support, and simply the best men on earth. This is exactly how Richie Anne Castillo feels about her dad. Despite his condition, he became an example of strength and courage, and was a marvelous human being in her life. She never stopped admiring and loving her dad. And on his birthday, Richie Anne honestly spoke of her father in a post that was incredibly touching.

16 Photos of People Who Changed Their Gender and Became Their True Selves

16 Photos of People Who Changed Their Gender and Became Their True Selves
People
3 years ago

We’ve all experienced that feeling of discomfort, when you’re with a group of friends and feel like you can’t trust them or be your true self around them. Now imagine that’s how you feel all the time, with everyone, even those closest to you. Being able to be your true self with others shouldn’t be something that some people can do and others cannot. But it’s not always as simple as it sounds. It requires courage, especially if you feel like you have to confront most of the people you see and speak to every day.

Why Being the Black Sheep of Your Family Makes You a Special Person

Why Being the Black Sheep of Your Family Makes You a Special Person
Curiosities
4 years ago

When someone says they have a black sheep in their family, we probably imagine someone weird, who’s maybe even bad-tempered, and who’s been in trouble with the law. However, a lot of the times that’s not the case, and those people don’t deserve to be treated like outcasts. All they’re guilty of is being different, probably even in a positive way.

33 Quotes From Winston Churchill That Can Help You Get Up Off Your Knees and Win

33 Quotes From Winston Churchill That Can Help You Get Up Off Your Knees and Win
People
4 years ago

Winston Churchill, famously known for being a British Prime Minister, did not see his political game go smoothly throughout his career. Believe it or not, he was in and out of office - he had no intentions of climbing the ladder and becoming Prime Minister. He made a lot of enemies because of his views, yet his persistence led him to become the leader of the country during the hard times.

15 People Who Deserve to Star in a Superhero Movie

15 People Who Deserve to Star in a Superhero Movie
People
4 years ago

For us, a real-life hero means much more than a movie superhero in a cape. But how do you define a hero? We say that a hero is the embodiment of courage, kindness, strength, ambition, and selflessness. A hero inspires, encourages, gives you hope, and overall makes you feel better about the world we live in.

12 Celebrities Who Had Their First Child After 40

12 Celebrities Who Had Their First Child After 40
Family & kids
2 years ago

Despite doctors’ recommendations in most countries to have the first baby before the age of 30, this number is constantly increasing. Careers, failed relationships, and problems with conception are just some of the reasons why women decide to postpone motherhood. Sometimes, children are born when their mothers are well over 40 years old. And these cases inevitably attract a lot of attention.

Natascha Kampusch Was Kidnapped as a Child. 8 Years Later, She Escaped and Shared Her Story

Natascha Kampusch Was Kidnapped as a Child. 8 Years Later, She Escaped and Shared Her Story
People
2 years ago

It is very likely that you have never heard the name Natascha Kampusch and have never seen her face. But in Austria, a lot of people know about her story. The girl who was kidnapped at the age of 10, was kept prisoner for 3,096 days. She not only managed to escape from the kidnapper, but also tried to learn as many lessons from her experience as possible by sharing her story and helping victims of similar crimes.

16 Movie Masterpieces That Were Made Way Worse by Reshoots

16 Movie Masterpieces That Were Made Way Worse by Reshoots
Films
4 years ago

In the 20th century, Hollywood filmmakers started reshooting old films. Due to these remakes, different parts of the world found out about masterpieces in the film industry that had been unknown for years. But sometimes it turns out that creating a great film isn't always the best idea.

7 Reasons Why Nordic People Are Considered to Be the Happiest and What We Can Learn From Them

7 Reasons Why Nordic People Are Considered to Be the Happiest and What We Can Learn From Them
Curiosities
5 months ago

Every year, Nordic countries top the list of the countries with the world’s happiest people. Apparently, neither the harsh climate conditions nor rare sunny days can bring Scandinavians down. There’s been a recent global trend of the Norwegian concept of hygge, which means living a simple and cozy life surrounded by your loved ones. But each Nordic nation has its own recipe of wellness and happiness and they’re worth implementing into our own lives.

A Year Ago Unusual Twins Amazed the Internet, Look at Them Now

A Year Ago Unusual Twins Amazed the Internet, Look at Them Now
People
3 years ago

In 2017, many people wrote about Lara and Mara Bawar when a photoshoot of the twins went viral. It's no wonder, because they show the true diversity of beauty and prove that our special features are a gift. The girls are still being talked about today. They've managed to stay in the fashion world for a long time, and recently amazed their fans with several really bright pictures.