Inspirational Resources


This webpage provides links to a variety of excellent resources for meaningful inspiration. As this website specializes in information on major cover-ups which can be disturbing, it is highly important for us to balance this information with empowering materials which inspire us to be all that we can be and to remember that there is always hope and inspiration even in the darkest of times. May you be powerfully inspired to transform fear into hope and trust as you explore these wonderfully inspirational stories and resources. Together, we can and will build a brighter future.




Inspirational Stories, News Articles

We choose from the many highly inspirational stories and news articles available on the Internet and elsewhere and make many the best of these available to you here. The first link below contains one-paragraph excerpts from incredibly inspiring news articles with the best articles listed first. The second link provides the same article excerpts listed by order of date posted to WantToKnow.info, while the third lists them by the article date. The fourth link below contains a list of only headlines and links to may highly inspirational stories. Below these four links, headlines and links to the entire text of several of the very best articles are also provided.

http://www.WantToKnow.info/inspirationalnewsarticles - Highly inspirational news excerpts

http://www.WantToKnow.info/inspirationalnewsstories - Excerpts by date posted to website

http://www.WantToKnow.info/inspirationalmediaarticles - Excerpts listed in reverse date order

http://www.WantToKnow.info/medianewsarticles#inspiration - Headlines and links to stories


Best Inspirational Stories and Articles

A Strong Dad Gives All to his Crippled Son - A Short, Deeply Inspirational Story
http://www.WantToKnow.info/inspiration/hoyt_team_rick_dick

The Cab Ride I'll Never Forget: Her Last Journey Down Memory Lane
http://www.WantToKnow.info/060309cabride

A White House Insider's Journey Down The Rabbit Hole and Back to Magnificence
http://www.WantToKnow.info/g/fredburks/down_the_rabbit_hole

Don't Judge a Book by its Cover
http://www.WantToKnow.info/dontjudgeabook

A Deeply Inspirational Near-Death Experience
http://www.WantToKnow.info/neardeathexperience

HeartMath Improves Lives of Top Industry Managers With a Change of Heart
http://www.WantToKnow.info/050720heartmath

Something For Stevie - Revealing the Beauty of Human Nature
http://www.WantToKnow.info/steviedown

Academic Mayor Transforms Bogotá
http://www.WantToKnow.info/050305mockustransformsbogota

The Christmas Truce - Inspirational Christmas Story
http://www.WantToKnow.info/christmastruce

A Little Boy's Last Wish - Inspirational Story of the Beginning of the Make-A-Wish Foundation
http://www.WantToKnow.info/boyslastwish




Inspirational Summaries

Several two-page summaries provide deep inspiration and an invitation to transformation. The first gives a concise description of what is going on behind the scenes in our world, and then provides inspiring suggestions on how we can work together to build a brighter future for ourselves both individually and collectively. The others give profound, empowering ideas on how to be all that you can be and connect more deeply with those around you.

Building a Brighter Future
http://www.WantToKnow.info/brighterfuture

Simple Keys to a Fuller Life
http://www.weboflove.org/keystolife2

Principles of Transformation
http://www.WantToKnow.info/transformation

Shifting Paradigms
http://www.WantToKnow.info/divinewisdomunderstanding

Through the Internet and Innernet There is Great Hope
http://www.WantToKnow.info/inspiration/innernet_internet_hope




Best Inspirational Free Videos

The below collections of short, inspiring and amazing videos are sure to touch your heart and move your soul. One amazing, Emmy-award-winning video shows the incredibly inspiring work of Challenge Day. This transformational one-day program, offered in hundreds of high schools and junior highs every year, opens students to seeing their common humanity in a way that is simply miraculous. Other short, but highly inspiring videos will very likely inspire you to look at your own life in a much more empowering way. Many of the videos are under five minutes in length, yet they are guaranteed to inspire and amaze you.

http://www.WantToKnow.info/051204inspiringvideos - Inspiring videos

http://www.WantToKnow.info/inspiration/awesome_videos - Awesome videos




Most Inspiring Poems

These short, inspirational poems are sure to touch your heart and inspire you to open to your deeper potential in life. Even if you have read some of them in the past, good poems are meant to be read and inspire us again and again. Read them slowly to savor the deep wisdom shared.

http://www.weboflove.org/bestinspirationalpoems




Most Inspirational Article

This short, but powerfully inspiring article reminds us that we are here for a reason. We were made to help out in these difficult times. When the storm grows threatening, we can remember our deeper purpose and join in powerfully building a brighter future for all of us, even when the odds might seem to be stacked against us. Don't miss this highly inspirational essay.

You Were Made For This
http://www.WantToKnow.info/youweremadeforthis





Near-Death Experiences

One area of inspiration which draws a lot of interest is the experiences of those who have been declared clinically dead, yet miraculously brought back to life. Many near-death experience (NDE) stories touch the heart, move the soul, and inspire us to step more fully into our magnificence. Below first is a link that brings you to key excerpts from media news articles on intriguing near-death experiences. Following that are a few of the most transformational near-death experiences ever recorded and links to other resources filled with more inspiring information.

Compilation of Excerpts From Major Media News Articles on Near-Death Experiences
http://www.WantToKnow.info/neardeathexperiencesnewsarticles

The Amazing Near-Death Experience of Mellon-Thomas Benedict
http://www.WantToKnow.info/neardeathexperience

Anita Moorjani's Near-Death Story Filled with Inspiration and Wisdom
http://www.WantToKnow.info/inspiration/near_death_story_inspiring

Profound Lessons From Near-Death Experiences
http://www.WantToKnow.info/nde/near-death-experience-lessons

Harvard Nuerusurgeon Eben Alexander's NDE Radically Changes His Beliefs (Videos & Text)
http://ndestories.org/dr-eben-alexander

BBC's Transformative Documentary The Day I Died
http://www.WantToKnow.info/inspiration/life_after_death_experiences...

The Afterlife Investigations: Scientists Examine Powerful Evidence of Life After Death
http://www.personalgrowthcourses.net/video/afterlife_investigations

Beyond Life and Death: A Highly Inspiring Online Lesson on Death and Beyond
http://www.transformationteam.net/ttcourse/tc09a

Near-Death Experience Resource Center
http://nhne-pulse.org/resource_pages/near-death-experiences





Personal Growth Courses and More

The first link below will take you to descriptions of several online courses offered free of charge. These dynamic courses provide powerfully inspiring and highly educational materials in a variety of formats. These courses, this website, and several other empowering websites are all under the management of the nonprofit organization PEERS. See the PEERS home page listing all these websites at the second link. And for a list of what WantToKnow.info founder Fred Burks has found to be the most transformational and inspiring books, videos, magazines, and poems available, see the third link below.

Personal Growth Courses
http://www.personalgrowthcourses.net

PEERS - Public Education and Empowerment Resource Service
http://www.peerservice.org

Recommendations of Website Founder
http://www.weboflove.org/mostinspiringtransformational




Other Inspirational Resources

The inspiration section of our resource list at the first link below contains one-paragraph summaries of the most inspirational books, videos, and magazines we've come across. Links are always provided for ease of purchasing. The second link gives 10 great reasons for hope and optimism that are rarely reported by the major media.

WantToKnow.info Resource List: Inspiration Section
http://www.WantToKnow.info/resources#inspiration

10 Reasons For Hope and Optimism in These Wild and Crazy Times
http://www.WantToKnow.info/inspiration/hope_optimism_reasons




Subtopics of Inspiration and Empowerment:


Life purpose, life intentions, transforming fear, and empowering the creator. Possibly the most empowering thing you can do for yourself is to get clear on your deeper purpose and intentions in life. For those who haven't spent much time exploring this, the first link below is a concise guide to finding and developing your life purpose and intentions. The second link guides you in exploring your greatest challenges in life and working to transform them by facing your deepest fears. The third item gives inspiring ideas on shifting from victim to creator. All of these writings powerfully invite you to live a more inspired life filled with meaningful purpose and focus every day.

Life Purpose and Life Intentions
http://www.WantToKnow.info/lifepurposeintentions

Transform Fear Through Core Belief Work
http://www.WantToKnow.info/coreissue

Victim or Creator: Which Do You Choose?
http://www.WantToKnow.info/g/victim_or_creator_vs


On Our Interconnectedness and A Meaningful Way to End Poverty:

Moment of Love: Every Person in the World Has a Heart
http://www.momentoflove.org

Web of Love: We Are All Interconnected Through Love
http://www.weboflove.org

Breaking the Cycle of Poverty
http://www.WantToKnow.info/051023microcredit




Spread the Inspiration

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