Here's To The Ones Who See Things Differently

Kimmy D
Posted October 6, 2011 from United States

As I reflect on the death of Steve Jobs, someone who revolutionized the world of technology, I can't help but relate his "Think Different" campaign to the vision of World Pulse. He opened the campaign with the following words.

“Here’s to the crazy ones, the rebels, the troublemakers, the ones who see things differently. While some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius because the people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones who do.”

Here's to my fellow women who are changing the world!

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Kadidia Doumbia
Oct 06, 2011
Oct 06, 2011

“Here’s to the crazy ones, the rebels, the troublemakers, the ones who see things differently. While some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius because the people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones who do.”

Each one of us is a rebel but society forces us to shut down, to keep quiet, to stay in a reserved space. I am a rebel too maybe it is time to take ownership of my rebellion.

Thank you for this message. Women need to be rebels because nobody will fight for us.

Kimmy D
Oct 07, 2011
Oct 07, 2011

They can call us what they will but we can not let them silence us. For our voice is thunderous if we all cry out together.

Kadidia Doumbia
Oct 07, 2011
Oct 07, 2011

Yes Kimmy, together is the word. We need to stand firm and to believe in what we say and what we do. Silence is a word we have deleted, a word we don't understand any more. Let's all speak up for what we believe in and for those women who cannot do it.

Hin Kunthea
Oct 06, 2011
Oct 06, 2011

Thanks for your shearing what Steve Jobs said. I have few friends who see think differently.For me I could not compare to them because I am not confident to do something different. I not strong enough to challenge, I alway feel confuse what I am going to be, what I am good at.I am not satisfy what I am doing right now mostly related to my job. currently,I could not find someone that I feel good to work with. I used to wish that, I want to work with one who inspire me , help me to improve. Now I am being seek for. and I hope I will find one.

The best!

Kunthea

Kimmy D
Oct 07, 2011
Oct 07, 2011

Be positive and shine positive energy. When we are positive, we attract others who are positive and that can inspire us. Sometimes we have to work to build our strength a little at a time. Don't give up, you will find someone who inspires you.

Olanike
Oct 08, 2011
Oct 08, 2011

I have no doubt that you have got all it takes to become the change you so much desire. I sense too that others around you need someone to inspire them. You are that inspiration and that someone they can feel good to work with. Go girl!

Thoughtfully,

Olanike

Hin Kunthea
Oct 09, 2011
Oct 09, 2011

You so right, I did not wait,I will be the solution, I could be the one who inspire people. Do differently, I will get different result. Thanks

Kunthea

Olanike
Oct 10, 2011
Oct 10, 2011

Create the change you so strongly desire my sister! I look forward to hearing your success stories. You've got my backing all the way!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Olanike.

Kimmy D
Oct 10, 2011
Oct 10, 2011

Thank you!

Gertrude Bvindi
Oct 07, 2011
Oct 07, 2011

Well done to all the women who have done a lot to change the world, its crazy! and yes they are indeed seen as rebels.

spidercalf
Oct 07, 2011
Oct 07, 2011

Let us do it, because we can make a difference.

sunbo55
Oct 07, 2011
Oct 07, 2011

May Steve Job soul rest in perfect. Who are we to goerge if a man or woman is cracy. Every one has come to this world for a purpose. To achieve that purpose you must remain focus believe in yourself and follow your thought to the latter. Steve came , he worked and he conguered.

Kimmy D
Oct 07, 2011
Oct 07, 2011

Wonderful thoughts, I agree with you, persistence and determination one step at a time.

Mirette
Oct 07, 2011
Oct 07, 2011

Thanks for sharing Kimmy. Everyday the world proves that the people who think differently are the people who leave an impact on this world. Steve Jobs was one of the "crazy" people, and so was MLK, Mahatma Ghandhi, Mother Theresa, Michael Jackson, and others who made this world a better place.

Osai
Oct 08, 2011
Oct 08, 2011

Non-conformists face daily challenges as people frown on those who choose to be different. Thinking differently allows us to bring creative solutions to problems. Thanks for sharing that thinking differently those not necessarily mean doing things negatively.

All the best, Osai

Olanike
Oct 08, 2011
Oct 08, 2011

Steve Jobs must have believed in the difference everyone can make, as his statement bore no stint of discrimination.I imagine that the women who had the privilege of working with him could attest to this. The phrase "Here's to the crazy ones" is all inclusive! To achieve a different result, one must me different, think differently and do things differently. In life, there is no end to learning. Thanks for sharing Kimmy.

Olanike

Rumbidzai Dube
Oct 09, 2011
Oct 09, 2011

And kudos to you too world-changer! There is always a story teller and a listener and you have been doing both so well. Keep the stories coming.

Amie Bojang-Sissoho
Oct 19, 2011
Oct 19, 2011

That's right, you are only crazy when you defy the norm! Thanks because you are amongst the crazy one!