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“The most authentic thing about us is our capacity to create, to overcome, to endure, to transform, to love and to be greater than our suffering.” ― Ben Okri

Students Going Global provides hope for a bright future and avenues for disadvantaged youth to overcome circumstances and possible barriers to success. We encourage youth to think positive, focus on solutions and harness the power they have within to affect change in their lives, believing that everyone can overcome their circumstances, and everyone can recover from anything. “Fall seven times, stand up eight.”-Japanese Proverb

Movie Recommendations: Life of a King, Antoine Fischer, Holiday Heart, I Am Because We Are & The Secret.

“Invictus”

William Ernest Henley (Aug. 23, 1849-July 12, 1903) / “Invictus” means unconquerable

Out of the night that covers me,
Black as the Pit from pole to pole,
I thank whatever gods may be
For my unconquerable soul.

In the fell clutch of circumstance
I have not winced nor cried aloud.
Under the bludgeonings of chance
My head is bloody, but unbowed.

Beyond this place of wrath and tears
Looms but the horror of the shade,
And yet the menace of the years
Finds, and shall find me, unafraid.

It matters not how strait the gate,
How charged with punishments the scroll
I am the master of my fate;
I am the captain of my soul.

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