potoole, you've had a signifigant impact right here on this board, just by the questions you've asked. They often trigger deep though, stirring discussion, and sometimes passionate argument.
You don't need to be working a paid job to be important in someone's life, or to have an effect on others. I got mediocre grades at best in school, yet I had a teacher tell me that I made her laugh, and that helped lighten up her day. Little things we do can still make a difference to others, and to ourselves.
I'm a cynical optimist. I think the only way out is through, but once we get through it'll be better. Very different, but better. Howard Tayler
It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change. Charles Darwin
"It is the duty of the writers to seduce me into suspending my disbelief!" Paul Beardsley
Power, Lord Acton says, corrupts. Not always. What power always does is reveal. Robert A. Caro