Everyone gets a little down in their life sometimes. Rather than searching the internet for cat pictures or drowning your sorrow, let’s looking at our 10 best inspirational stories that we’ve prepared for you to pull you from your sorrow, make you smile. From feminism to human rights stories, those phenomenon stories will spark an idea or a change in you for the better. So, let take a look, read on, and get inspired.
Malala Yousafzai is a Pakistani education advocate who, at the age of 17, became the youngest person to win the Nobel Peace Prize. Born on July 12, 1997, she became an advocate for girls’ education when she herself was still a child after her school was attacked by the Taliban. In early 2009, Yousafzai began blogging for the BBC under the fake identity Gul Makai demanded the education right for the girl and express living condition under the Taliban's threat in her country. However, her identity was later revealed and, as the result, Yousafzai and her family had received a death threat from the Taliban. Although She was frightened, she and her family still continued their activities as they felt that the terrorist group would not actually harm a child. In contrast to their belief, on October 9, 2012, when 15-year-old Malala was riding a bus, she was shot in the left side of her head by a masked gunman. Although she was in critical condition, she survived the attacks and woke up 10 days later after received treatment in her country and Europe. The shooting resulted in a massive outpouring of support for Yousafzai and her inspiring story. Following her recovery, Yousafzai did not give up and continues to become a prominent activist for the right to education which leads her to become the youngest-ever Nobel Prize laureate in 2014 at the age of 17 and featured in Time magazine as one of the most influential people globally.