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“Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence.”Vince Lombardi
None of us are quintessential and none of us should be content with it. Efforts should be made consistently to bring incremental improvements not to reach perfection but to bring about a “change” – to bring about a positive impact to the lives around us.
Promoting cleanliness, preventing food, paper and plastic wastage, encourage plantation, ensure road safety, nurturing lane driving, discouraging unnecessary honking, giving way to ambulance – are some of the areas, where if attention is given, can help benefit to oneself and the society. All of us know and recognize these aspects and look forward to be a part of this, but we eventually tend to turn a blind eye towards it since no-one else seems to be as concerned as you did initially. One might feel that there is no point in single-handedly doing it but one must also remember that “two wrongs don’t make it right”. There could be situations when you could save someone’s life by ensuring that the ambulance gets its way to the hospital as smoothly as possible; you could help a starving child by ensuring that you don’t waste food; or you could help the ailing in a nearby hospital if you could educate others and yourself about restricted using of honking near medical centers. However, it won’t take us much to understand the importance of acting over such concerns only if we were on the other side of the table…
There are many institutions, groups, and celebrities who have and still are contributing towards this area. Whether it is theirs, yours or ours, with this platform, we want to bring stories, news, research, reports, suggestions, thoughts etc. to you.
Change Started is a forum to share, discuss and highlight those issues which look trivial but if we as individuals change, can create a huge impact on the society.