THAT MATTERTED TO ME: By Quarksire

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the only thing you can really count on is the unexpected! Take it 1DAAT! “One Day at a Time“No matter how old you are now. You are never 2 young or 2 old for success or going after what you want. Here’s a short list of people who accomplished & (against the odds) great things at different ages…These 46 people are an example to me of the “No Matter What” thing, that happenz so frequently in so many human lives, by pomp-co-incidence or choice somehow it jest kinna no matter what kinna happened…So point is U also can achieve anything U set ur mind to really, it might take some time but ull get ther eventually one day at a time 🙂
“1DAAT!”
Below here are a few bits an pieces of history notes on some people
THAT MATTERTED TO ME
here i thought ya might get a kick outa readin an knowing bout
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1) Helen Keller At the age of 19 months Helen became deaf & blind. But that didn’t stop her. She was the first deafblind person to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree.
2) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was already a competent keyboardist and violinst and he composed frum the age 5

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3) Shirley Temple was 6 when she became a movie star in the flick Bright Eyes.

4) Anne Frank was 12 when she wrote the diary of Anne Frank. I was 12 when i first read it 🙂
5) Magnus Carlsen became a chess Grandmaster at the age of 13 years
6) Nadia Comăneci At age 14, gymnast of Romania scored seven perfect 10.0 and won three gold medals at the Olympics
7) Tenzin Gyatso was formally recognized as the 14th Dalai Lama November 1950, at the age of 15
8) Pele soccer superstar was 17 years old when he won the world cup in 1958 with Brazil
9) Elvis was a Superstar by age 19
10) John Lennon was 20 years & Paul Mcartney 18 when the Beatles had their first concert in1961…those were the dayz 🙂
11) Jesse Owens was 22 when he won 4 gold medals in Berlin 1936
12) Beethoven was a Piano virtuoso by age 23
13) Issac Newton at 24 wrote Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica.
14) Roger Bannister was 25 When he broke the 4 minute mile record
15) Albert Einstein was 26 when he wrote the theory of relativity
16) Lance E Armstrong was 27 when he won the tour de France
17) Michelangelo created the two of the greatest sculptures “David” and “Pieta” by age 28
18) Alexander the Great by age 29, had created one of the largest empires of the ancient world
19) J.K.Rowling was 30 years old when she finished the first manuscript for Harry Potter
20) Amelia Earhart was 31 years old when she became the first woman 2 fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean.
21) Oprah was 32 when she started her talk show, which has become the highest-rated program of its kind
22) Edmund Hillary was 33 when he became the first man to reach Mount Everest (highest Mountain in the world.
23) Martin Luther King jr was 34 When he did the speech “I have a dream”
24) Marie Curie was 35 years old when she got nominated 4 Nobel Prize in Physics 1903
25) The Wright brothers, Orville (was 32 ) & Wilbur (was 36) when they invented & built the world’s first successful airplane & making the first controlled, powered & sustained heavier-than-air human flight. 2 of my heroes.
26) Vincent Van Gogh was 37 when he died & virtually unknown yet his paintings today are worth millions. Imagine dat!
27) Neil Armstrong was 38 when he became the first man to ever set foot on the moon
28) Mark Twain was 40 when he wrote The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and 49 years old for Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.
29) Christopher Columbus was 41 when he discovered the Americas
30) Rosa Parks was 42 when she refused 2 obey bus driver’s order 2 give up her seat 2 make room for a white passenger.She became the “mother of the Freedom Movement”
31) John F. Kennedy was 43years when he became President of the United States
32) Henry Ford Was 45 when the Ford T came out; and originally it was “hemp” powered and made out of Hemp plastic.
33) Suzanne Collins was 46 when she wrote “ The Hunger Games”
34) Charles Darwin was 50 years old when his book On the Origin of Species came out
35) Leonardo Da Vinci was 51 years old when he painted the Mona Lisa
36) Abraham Lincoln was 52 when he became president
37) Ray Kroc Was 53 when he bought the McDonalds Franchise and took it to unprecedented levels. he told Q once that he didn’t make his $$$ offa da burgers but offa the land all the franchises sat on, {fewd for thought}
38) Dr. Seuss was 54 when he wrote “the cat in the hat”and a multitude of other childrens books that radically influenced my life as a kid in the 60’s
40) Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger III was 57 years old when he successfully ditched US Airways Flight 1549, in the Hudson River in, 2009. All of the 155 passengers aboard the aircraft survived.
41) Colonel Harland Sanders was 61 when he started the KFC Franchise
42) J R R Tolkien was 62 when the lord of the ring books came out
43) Ronald Reagan was 69 when he became President of the United States
44) Jack Lalane at age 70 handcuffed, shackled, towed 70 rowboats
45) Nelson Mandela was 76 When he Became President”

46) Otto Lilienthal-was the first real pioneer of aviation and became the Glider man at an early ageOtto Lilienthal (23 May 1848 – 10 August 1896) was a German pioneer of aviation who became known as the Glider King. He was the first person to make well-documented, repeated, successful gliding flights. He followed an experimental approach established previously by Sir George Cayley. Newspapers and magazines published photographs of Lilienthal gliding, favorably influencing public and scientific opinion about the possibility of flying machines becoming practical. He died of injuries sustained when his glider stalled and he was unable to regain control; falling from about 15 m (50 ft), he fractured his neck.:)

he is my kewlest hero, cuz he designed the wings i fly on after the drawings of da vinci etc etc.an cayleys stuff. 🙂

Not that it mattered a lot to anyone else mattered a lot to this old guy , to review the facts above…so point is , once again

no MATTER WHAT! if it matterz to u really !

here are some Q idiumz fer ya fer da day!!

“Keep On Keepin On”

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“One Day at a Time”

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Q
what MATTERZ REALLY! though to me and should u too if’n ur in recovery,,,,,is Keepin it simple, accepting u can’t fix others no matter what they do, u can’t fix em is part of what we learn in this program is some people get it some do not , others die trying or not!….so today may u put ur indifferences aside and lewk at the true u and what ya want to do with ur life, an jest DO IT “make it so” as my buddy luge would say , she gone now but it always sticks with me to this very day!.

stop regrettin an lewkin back..

“MAKE IT SO!” an

“IS WHAT IT IS”

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“IS WHAT EVA U MAKE OF IT!

YUP YUP!

“all propheticisms aside ~ lol get rid of the isms ok!”

“1DAAT” – means one day at a time

“1HAAT” – means one hour at a time

&

“1SAAT” – meanz One second at a time.

So, do whatya gotz to to to tame the Ol’ stinkin thinkin mind! an believe,,ya become what ya think, and if ya change the way ya see the werld well, the werld round ya jest might change,,try it for a time er 2, whatevr it takez!

Over an Out frum

Q

No Pain No Gain

wingin da’ Pitts

PSS: I have a nother multitude of people that have been instruments in my life i could add to this list but id be here for 46 more:) so gewd night er mornin to u wherever ya are on da planet

🙂

WERD OF DA DAY!

ACCEPTANCE!

Q and link of the day of the most influential person of all time to my life is below!

Cure 4 Cancer Anyone

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6 thoughts on “THAT MATTERTED TO ME: By Quarksire

  1. Such a lovely and inspirational post Q! Those people are to be admired for sure. Thanks for sharing. 😀 ♥ Hugz ♥

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