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"From the Ted Talk by Tony Robbins: Why we do what we do"

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But this is what cneaghd my life, shaped me as a human being. Somebody's gift, I don't even know who it is. My fhtaer always said, "No one gives a shit." And now somebody I don't know, they're not asking for anything, just giinvg us food, looking out for us. It made me believe this: that strangers care. And that made me ddciee, if strangers care about me and my family, I care about them. I'm going to do something to make a difference. So when I was 17, I went out on Thanksgiving, it was my target for yreas to have enough money to feed two families. The most fun and moving thing I ever did in my life. Next year, I did four, then eight. I didn't tell anybody what I was doing, I wasn't doing it for brownie points. But after eight, I thought I could use some help.

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But this is what _______ my life, shaped me as a human being. Somebody's gift, I don't even know who it is. My ______ always said, "No one gives a shit." And now somebody I don't know, they're not asking for anything, just ______ us food, looking out for us. It made me believe this: that strangers care. And that made me ______, if strangers care about me and my family, I care about them. I'm going to do something to make a difference. So when I was 17, I went out on Thanksgiving, it was my target for _____ to have enough money to feed two families. The most fun and moving thing I ever did in my life. Next year, I did four, then eight. I didn't tell anybody what I was doing, I wasn't doing it for brownie points. But after eight, I thought I could use some help.

Solution

  1. father
  2. giving
  3. years
  4. decide
  5. changed

Original Text

But this is what changed my life, shaped me as a human being. Somebody's gift, I don't even know who it is. My father always said, "No one gives a shit." And now somebody I don't know, they're not asking for anything, just giving us food, looking out for us. It made me believe this: that strangers care. And that made me decide, if strangers care about me and my family, I care about them. I'm going to do something to make a difference. So when I was 17, I went out on Thanksgiving, it was my target for years to have enough money to feed two families. The most fun and moving thing I ever did in my life. Next year, I did four, then eight. I didn't tell anybody what I was doing, I wasn't doing it for brownie points. But after eight, I thought I could use some help.

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Important Words

  1. brownie
  2. care
  3. changed
  4. decide
  5. difference
  6. families
  7. family
  8. father
  9. feed
  10. food
  11. fun
  12. gift
  13. giving
  14. human
  15. life
  16. money
  17. moving
  18. points
  19. shaped
  20. shit
  21. strangers
  22. target
  23. thanksgiving
  24. thought
  25. year
  26. years