Loren Eiseley Quotes (Author of The Immense Journey)
Making a Difference the Starfish Way
Each told it a little differently. An old man had a habit of early morning walks on the beach. One day, after a storm, he saw a human figure in the distance moving like a dancer. As he came closer he saw that it was a young woman and she was not dancing but was reaching down to the sand, picking up a starfish and very gently throwing them into the ocean. You cannot possibly make a difference.
One day a man was walking along the beach when he noticed a boy picking something up and gently throwing it into the ocean. The surf is up and the tide is going out. Every reader is encouraged to share articles, publications, or thoughts that further our mission. It is our firm belief that every voice matters, and every story inspires. Determining what inspires others is a truly complicated task.