Special Olympics New Mexico recently posted a blog titled Listen about comments overheard at a recent event:

  1. “When you get the right people doing the right things – there is nothing we can not do.” – from a corporate volunteer
  2. “For me, this has turned out to be eye-opening. I had no idea the range of abilities and how hard these athletes work to perform the best that they can. These athletes have changed me.” – from a 1st time newspaper reporter
  3. “Mom – I can hardly wait for next year!” – from a first time athlete

In conclusion they stated that we should listen more to what people are saying around us…Read the full article